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Project by jaylost posted 944 days ago 1064 views 2 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I superglued this to my wall, wonder how long it will stay up there.

-- " If it wont fit just hit it harder "





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papadan

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#1 posted 944 days ago

Nicely done, not real strong but looks great.

-- Carpenter assembles with hands, Designer builds with brains, Artist creates with heart!

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jaylost

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#2 posted 944 days ago

not strong ? Its just for CD’s im not gonna be sitting on it or anything. And if you refurring to the supergluing comment, I was kidding.

-- " If it wont fit just hit it harder "

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Brandon

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#3 posted 944 days ago

I always wondered what the best way was to attach those things to the wall. Superglue! Haha. On a serious note, I like the idea of using the dowels to screw in one side first. Nice.

-- "hold fast to that which is good"

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jaylost

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#4 posted 944 days ago

make sure you drill holes in the stock before you cut the back piece off, its a pain to get them to line up if you don’t.

-- " If it wont fit just hit it harder "

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James Hou

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#5 posted 343 days ago

great, first time saw a shelf superglued to wall. If this really workable, it will much convenient to install shelves in the future. Do not know size of your shelf, but is it ok for a 24inch floating shelf, 2inch thick? Normally it needs to drill hole on wall and install with metal plate and screws. it really complicated and so much dust when drill holes.

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