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Poplar bookends

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Project by AJswoodshop posted 12-25-2012 09:42 PM 834 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.





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Jim Jakosh

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#1 posted 12-25-2012 10:07 PM

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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#2 posted 12-25-2012 11:48 PM

AJ, your dad will LOVE them!

They’re real nice… COOL…

Nice job!

-- Have Fun! Joe Lyddon - Alta Loma, CA USA - Home: http://www.WoodworkStuff.net ... My Small Gallery: http://www.ncwoodworker.net/pp/showgallery.php?ppuser=1389&cat=500"

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#3 posted 12-26-2012 12:00 AM

Thanks for the nice comments guys!

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#4 posted 12-26-2012 12:25 AM

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 12-26-2012 04:10 AM

Nice work AJ

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#6 posted 12-26-2012 03:36 PM

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

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

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#7 posted 01-03-2013 08:16 PM

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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AJswoodshop

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#8 posted 01-04-2013 04:06 PM

Thanks Ed! Your right, the rabbets are cleaner!

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