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Bookstand for floppy droopy paperback textbooks

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Project by RussInMichigan posted 10-03-2011 03:07 PM 880 views 1 time favorited 2 comments Add to Favorites Watch

A quick book stand for some of my daughter’s college textbooks. The books are large paperbacks which seem to defy standard bookends. I threw it together from a couple pieces of melamine covered particle board and some scraps of lauan plywood. The slots are just slightly wider than the books are thick to stop the flop and droop.





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#1 posted 10-04-2011 04:53 AM

Russ,

A nice looking solution to a common problem. Thanks for sharing.

L/W

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#2 posted 10-04-2011 05:42 AM

I like this better than just piling them up in a heap. Which is what happens at my house.

-- Karen - a little bit of stupid goes a long way

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