Floating Shelves

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Project by DMC1903 posted 02-02-2012 02:57 AM 4099 views 10 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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Here is another project checked off the list, It’s 6/4 Knotty Alder wth Lee Valley mounting kits.
I ran a dado on the back edge to conceal the hardware.

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#1 posted 02-02-2012 03:16 AM

Good looking shelves. A very nice job.

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#2 posted 02-02-2012 03:38 AM

Very nice! Can you share the exact name of the mounting kit?

EDIT: Just found them. Thanks

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#3 posted 02-02-2012 05:41 AM

very nice.

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#4 posted 02-02-2012 07:50 AM

I didn’t know Lee Valley sold anti gravity devices. I need to get some yesterday! For my use, I’d probably use natural color wood and carve screw heads on the vertical surfaces. So, I’m a little goofey ! ! :-> You did a really great job on those, DMC, and a big welcome to LJ!

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#5 posted 02-02-2012 08:31 AM

Thanks for the complements and goofy suggestions, ;-}
This project was for my Wife’s office, the shelves and book cases all match, so the colors & wood type was her idea.

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#6 posted 02-02-2012 07:29 PM

@DMC1903 or sums24 – could you post a link to the mounting kit?

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#7 posted 02-02-2012 07:42 PM

nice shelf, lee valleys shelf brackets are under the name
Blind Shelf Supports
they have a lot of stuff thanks for sharing .

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