Simple bookcase.

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Project by Drew posted 12-06-2010 07:28 PM 1956 views 0 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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Simple bookcase with fixed shelves (dadoed…. is that a word?) and stick-&-cope doors with pocket hinges (euro style), 110 degree 5/8” overlap.


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#1 posted 12-06-2010 07:37 PM

Jonny that is lovely. And yes, I think Dadoed should be a word for sure!!
Your work is beautiful.

-- TulsaWoodSmith, Tulsa, OK The tools aren't the problem-It's the organic interface!

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#2 posted 12-06-2010 09:40 PM

Dadoed, fixed, permanent, cannot change…it’s all the Looks great. Painting or staining?

-- Gary; Marysville, MI...Involve your children in your projects as much as possible, the return is priceless.

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Jamie Speirs

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#3 posted 12-06-2010 09:50 PM

That is nice it reall shows off the fireplace.
Did you do the doors?
What are you going to finish it with?


-- Who is the happiest of men? He who values the merits of others, and in their pleasure takes joy, even as though 'twere his own. --Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

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Dan Hux

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#4 posted 12-06-2010 10:40 PM

great build,,I see a spot for a big ol’e flat screen, about 50” maybe? the glare from that window might cause a problem.. very nice work

-- Dan Hux,,,,Raleigh, NC

View Drew's profile


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#5 posted 12-07-2010 12:03 AM

Flat screen for sure.
Homeowner is going to have it painted.
Yes I did the doors.

Thanks everyone.


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#6 posted 12-07-2010 03:18 AM

Nice looking bookcase.

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#7 posted 12-07-2010 12:43 PM

Very well done looks great!

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

View Drew's profile


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#8 posted 01-12-2011 01:09 AM

And here it is with a little paint.


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