Mahogany Wall Shelves

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Project by WoodHoppa posted 1434 days ago 1682 views 1 time favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a new concept I came up with for wall shelves. I am always striving to eliminate extra material while still providing the required structure. In this case, the corner section is 2 pieces with dados, joined at a a 90 degree angle. This provides sufficient support to keep the shelves from drooping forward. The single vertical component provides support near the free end and provides a place to attach to the wall. Made with mahogony and finished with tung oil.

-- Mike Harman, WoodHoppa

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#1 posted 1434 days ago

That looks real good Mike, nice work.

-- Ohh mann...pancakes and boobies...I'll bet that's what Heaven is like! ♣ ♣ ♣ ♣

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#2 posted 1433 days ago

Very nice work, I love the design.

-- Don - I wood work if I could. Redmond WA.

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#3 posted 1432 days ago

interesting shelves. they’re not just “there” you actually want to look at them. i think that’s difficult to pull off with a shelf. congratulations!

-- Flemming. It's only a mistake if you can't fix it.

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