Display Shelves

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Project by longgone posted 10-21-2010 05:24 AM 4726 views 3 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I have been planning for some craft shows and wanted to build a set of display shelves that would be easily built, easy to move and set up and modular in design. This is what I came up with…All the pieces are interchangable and stackable. They are all made from melamine shevling and are capped with 4/4 x 2 1/2” cypress that is dadoed 1/2” to cover the edges and add rigidity since melamine wil otherwise easily bend. I can stand on the shelf and it will not flex. I an definitely not a fan of this melamine but I like the fact that the white color makes the wood projects that it will display stand out much better than a wood-on-wood display. I built 3 shelf sections that are each 96’x56”x12” and can form numerous configurations.

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#1 posted 10-21-2010 05:50 AM

very professional whodat

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#2 posted 10-21-2010 01:42 PM

Very clever idea.

-- so much wood, so little time. Bradford. Wood-a-holics unanimous president

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#3 posted 09-24-2014 04:11 PM

Can you tell me how long and wide and tall they are?? Thank you

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#4 posted 09-24-2014 04:22 PM

Oops now how did I miss that. Lol sorry read it a long time ago..

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#5 posted 09-24-2014 04:57 PM

I replaced these with several updated and improved display shelves a few years ago..

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