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Project by Blackie_ posted 721 days ago 1544 views 1 time favorited 14 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This was a week long project but it was on and off as I took my time amoung other projects. I built this wall wrap shelving unit in the spare bedroom to hold my over flow of boxs that I’m making, the shelving unit is made out of cypress, I had the lumber yard mill the boards for me to save me some time, I first hung the wall strip then made the mounting brackets using the bandsaw and rounded the edges on the router table. The long wall strips I used a 1/4 hand rounter to round the edges.

Thanks for viewing :)
Randy
(Blackie)

-- Randy - If I'm not on LJ's then I'm making Saw Dust. Please feel free to visit my store location at http://www.facebook.com/randy.blackstock.custom.wood.designs





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Ken90712

14847 posts in 1793 days


#1 posted 721 days ago

Nice work, lots of storage now.

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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Sheila Landry (scrollgirl)

7490 posts in 1524 days


#2 posted 721 days ago

Beautiful! Really looks good.

Sheila

-- Contributing Editor, Creative Woodworks and Crafts Magazine, If you like reading my blog, come visit at Sheila Landry Designs http://www.sheilalandrydesigns.com "Knowledge is Power"

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Monte Pittman

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#3 posted 721 days ago

Looks great. Storage for boxes? LOL!

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it. - It's not ability that we often lack, but the patience to use our ability

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Helkat

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#4 posted 721 days ago

Very nice.

But you know, I think it would look even better if you put a model train on there…

-- Nat, UPstate NY, http://www.cordlessimpactdriverhq.com/

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Blackie_

3292 posts in 1116 days


#5 posted 721 days ago

Thanks all, Helkat, you’re not the first that’s mentioned that. LOL

-- Randy - If I'm not on LJ's then I'm making Saw Dust. Please feel free to visit my store location at http://www.facebook.com/randy.blackstock.custom.wood.designs

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a1Jim

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#6 posted 721 days ago

A space that would normally not be used for storage and display is now a wonderful display area. Nice work.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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Lee A. Jesberger

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#7 posted 721 days ago

That’s nice looking…now you need a choo-choo train running around it. (or maybe the boxes you built it for).

Lee

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DocSavage45

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#8 posted 721 days ago

Can you ever have too many boxes? LOL! Nice execution of a great idea.

-- Cau Haus Designs, Thomas J. Tieffenbacher

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HerbC

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#9 posted 721 days ago

Randy,

Another nice project.

I see you did go with finishing both sides of the shelving. What did you use, the lacquer?

Herb

-- Herb, Florida - Here's why I close most messages with "Be Careful!" http://lumberjocks.com/HerbC/blog/17090

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Blackie_

3292 posts in 1116 days


#10 posted 721 days ago

Thanks Herb, yes two coats on each side with a 600 sand. Everything got two coats.

-- Randy - If I'm not on LJ's then I'm making Saw Dust. Please feel free to visit my store location at http://www.facebook.com/randy.blackstock.custom.wood.designs

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Jim Jakosh

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#11 posted 720 days ago

Nice job, Randy!!!!!!...................Jim

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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startreking

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#12 posted 719 days ago

Helkat, I was thinking the same thing.

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Blackie_

3292 posts in 1116 days


#13 posted 718 days ago

No trains! it would knock my boxes off the shelf :)

-- Randy - If I'm not on LJ's then I'm making Saw Dust. Please feel free to visit my store location at http://www.facebook.com/randy.blackstock.custom.wood.designs

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Roger

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#14 posted 684 days ago

This is a great shelf Randy. A couple o my Harley trains would be awesome goin round n round up thar. :) I see what you meant about my lumber rack, but, I don’t know if you looked very closely, but, I actually dadoed the arms in the uprites, screwed and glued from the side and the back. After attaching to the wall studs, I stepped up on every one o those arms like a ladder, and they didn’t budge at all. Thanx for your input. I think they’ll hold up, but, before I took the pics, I did consider something similar to what you are sayin, but, I don’t think I’ll need any.

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Kentuk55@bellsouth.net

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