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Mahogany Bookcase

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Project by stevenmadden posted 1408 days ago 1782 views 1 time favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This bookcase is made from solid African mahogany, 3/4” mahogany ply, and 1/4” mahogany ply. The overall dimensions are about 68” tall by 42” wide and 10” deep. Finished with 3 coats General Finishes Seal-A-Cell and a final flash coat of 50% General Finished satin polyurethane and 50% naphtha. Light sanding in between coats, no stain.





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Skylark53

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#1 posted 1408 days ago

Beautiful wood selection, classic, functional design, nicely detailed. Great work!

-- Rick, Tennessee, John 3:16

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kosta

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#2 posted 1408 days ago

looks good man

-- kosta Virginia Beach, VA http://www.kostasworkshop.blogspot.com/

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JuniorJoiner

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#3 posted 1408 days ago

seems it would be top heavy .
wonderful looking drawers.

-- Junior -Quality is never an accident-it is the reward for the effort involved.

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Splinterman

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#4 posted 1408 days ago

Interesting design…well done.

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woodworm

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#5 posted 1407 days ago

Great work. I like the grain orientation, specially the drawer’s front.

-- masrol, kuala lumpur, MY.

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Ken90712

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#6 posted 1407 days ago

One to be proud of for sure! Great color and craftsmanship. A++++++++++++++

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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mafe

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#7 posted 1407 days ago

That’s a beautiful dog!
And a beautiful job you have done, yes I agree, thats one to be proud of (the book case).
Best thoughts,
MaFe

-- Mad F, the fanatical rhykenologist and vintage architect. Democraticwoodworking.

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workerinwood

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#8 posted 1407 days ago

Beautiful!! Nice build, like the design and finish.

-- Jack, Albuquerque

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Alan

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#9 posted 1407 days ago

Nice tails. Great project.

-- Alan, Prince George

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