Built In Bookcases

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Project by Blair Helgason posted 05-28-2010 07:47 PM 4102 views 2 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a built-in bookcase I made for my sister and her husband. The material is just painted MDF to keep the cost down and shelf sleeves and pins from Lee Valley. It was a fairly simple job but a bit huge for my tiny basement workshop. Sorry, no progress pictures, maybe for the next one.

Thanks for reading!

-- Blair

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#1 posted 05-28-2010 08:23 PM

Nice bookcases.

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#2 posted 05-28-2010 08:33 PM

They look super Blair

-- Custom furniture

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#3 posted 05-28-2010 10:29 PM

Blair, I like your design. Very nice.

-- John @

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#4 posted 05-29-2010 03:55 AM

They look super super

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#5 posted 05-29-2010 03:37 PM

Great job!!! Nice design.

-- Jack, Albuquerque

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#6 posted 12-27-2010 12:53 AM

Been working on a built in shelf for my kid’s bedroom – really like the design of this built in for cost and simplicity – both requirements for a kid’s room!

-- You cannot build a reputation on what you are going to do. - Henry Ford

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