Poplar bookends

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Project by AJswoodshop posted 580 days ago 752 views 0 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Just a simple pair of bookends that I made for my Dad for Christmas. They are made out of poplar, with a polyurethane finish.

-- If I can do can you! -AJswoodshop

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Jim Jakosh

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#1 posted 579 days ago

Nice sturdy ones, AJ. I’ll bet your dad will love them!!

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

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Joe Lyddon

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#2 posted 579 days ago

AJ, your dad will LOVE them!

They’re real nice… COOL…

Nice job!

-- Have Fun! Joe Lyddon - Alta Loma, CA USA - Home: ... My Small Gallery:"

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#3 posted 579 days ago

Thanks for the nice comments guys!

-- If I can do can you! -AJswoodshop

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#4 posted 579 days ago

AJ, I made a pair of bookends for my father while I was in Junior High….......He is still using them and I am 68 years old. Your father will too! Nothing is better then a gift when a little sweat is put into it!

They look Great!

Thanks for sharing

-- Chuck Emery, Michigan,

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#5 posted 579 days ago

Nice work AJ

-- Custom furniture

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#6 posted 579 days ago

They look good AJ! You can always use book ends!

-- Tony C , My high school shop teacher said "You can do it"... Now I can't stop!

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#7 posted 571 days ago

AJ, these look a lot like the other set of bookends you posted, but much better. More little details like the chamfers. Also, your rabbets look quite a bit cleaner this time around. Way to keep improving!

-- - The mightiest oak in the forest is just a little nut that held its ground.

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#8 posted 570 days ago

Thanks Ed! Your right, the rabbets are cleaner!

-- If I can do can you! -AJswoodshop

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