Folding Shelves

  • Advertise with us
Project by sawblade1 posted 08-07-2010 07:34 PM 2572 views 0 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Hey Guy’s I decided to share an older job that I found while transferring my files to my new computer I did these shelves for a fellow out at work before I was doing woodworking as a business, The narrow shelf was to extend a kitchen island and the wider one to fit an adjacent wall to be used as a desk and both to fold down after use and the terms were interesting as they needed to be done and installed in one week!!! This was even before I built my new shop, and had HVLP equipment!! The shelves are 3/4” oak plywood and edged with solid oak wood stained with Minwax stain and finished with Minwax Helmsman polyurethane. Brackets are from Rockler.

Was a fun project indeed

-- Proverbs Ch:3 vs 5,6,7 Trust in the lord with all thine heart and lean not unto your own understanding but in all your ways aknowledge him and he shall direct your path

5 comments so far

View schloemoe's profile


709 posts in 2848 days

#1 posted 08-07-2010 07:37 PM

Nice I like em…..............................Schloemoe

-- schloemoe, Oregon , http://www.

View WoodenFrog's profile


2737 posts in 2823 days

#2 posted 08-07-2010 08:50 PM

Thats pretty cool! Thanks for sharing.

-- Robert B. Sabina, Ohio.....

View Beginningwoodworker's profile


13347 posts in 3583 days

#3 posted 08-08-2010 01:21 AM

Nice shelves.

View Walt M.'s profile

Walt M.

245 posts in 2920 days

#4 posted 08-08-2010 04:20 PM

Nice job I’ll bet they liked them

View sedcokid's profile


2730 posts in 3508 days

#5 posted 08-09-2010 03:45 AM

Great Job!!!

-- Chuck Emery, Michigan,

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics