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Project by Billp posted 11-10-2011 10:55 PM 1810 views 3 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

My wife needed a bookcase so I made this for her out of cherry.

-- Billp

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Lee A. Jesberger

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#1 posted 11-10-2011 11:22 PM

Hi Bill;

Great job. Nice choice of woods.


-- by Lee A. Jesberger

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#2 posted 11-10-2011 11:44 PM

elegant and functional. Really nice.

-- Adventure? Heh! Excitement? Heh! A Woodworker craves not these things!

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#3 posted 11-11-2011 12:22 AM

Nice one Bill

-- Paul M ..............If God wanted us to have fiberglass boats he would have given us fibreglass trees.

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#4 posted 11-11-2011 12:26 AM

Really nice. Granddaughter needs one and I think this will be the style she gets. Thanks for sharing.

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#5 posted 11-11-2011 02:25 AM

You do things on request? You are a better man than I.

I loves me some cherry,

-- -- I'm no rocket surgeon

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#6 posted 11-11-2011 04:34 PM

Hey Bill!
Nice, clean…I love good clean lines, so refreshing after all the complex gussied-up stuff!!

-- Stephen Mines (

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#7 posted 11-11-2011 04:41 PM

Beautiful job.

More info, though. Joinery ? Finish ??

Great piece !

-- -- Neil

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#8 posted 11-11-2011 06:05 PM

Great job!! nice design and build.

-- Jack, Albuquerque

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#9 posted 11-12-2011 01:55 AM

Beaner, lets see mortise an tenon,shiplaped back,adjustable shelves,gel stain,then being lazy rather then spraying I just applied a wipe on poly. I didn’t have any 8/4 so I use two 3/4” boards and ripped a veener to cover the joint. It turned out ok. i agree with Steven I like the clean lines.I resawed the back boards they are only 1/4” thick.

-- Billp

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