Book Shelf

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Project by Ryan posted 02-24-2012 08:39 AM 1400 views 0 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I built this bookshelf when my wife and I bought our house for somewhere to store movies and display pictures and different knick knacks. It was a quick build just to have some shelves, but has been a nice permanent piece of furniture in our living room for the last 2 1/2 years! It is built from pine boards with removable and adjustable shelves. It’s finished in a dark walnut stain.

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#1 posted 02-24-2012 12:13 PM

Very nice build & finish, great job!

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#2 posted 02-24-2012 03:12 PM

Nice work! great job on the stain work, my pine stain comes out kind of blotchy.

-- I played with Legos as a kid and I never had the part I thought I needed, so I learned to improvise. Now I'm an engineer with a woodworking hobby.

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#3 posted 02-24-2012 03:46 PM

It’s a great piece of furniture!

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#4 posted 02-24-2012 05:06 PM

Welcome to Ljs
Great looking bookshelf, nice work.

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#5 posted 02-24-2012 10:24 PM

That is a fine looking bookcase, I really like the wood on it.

-- Don, Royersford, PA

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