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Bookcase for Daughters room

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Project by canoe911 posted 433 days ago 653 views 0 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

One of my first real wood projects. while I did use oak ply it is true oak for the trim including the molding which I made with my router. I was very upset with the large mistake I made in the forth pic because I only had one sheet of ply so the grain runs different on one shelf which I meant to put higher but slipped.





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BuzzBate

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#1 posted 433 days ago

Looks good. What finish did you use?

-- "Drill as many holes as you want. We have plenty of putty."

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plang

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#2 posted 433 days ago

Looks great canoe911. I have been in the same predicament with grain, looks like a good shelf to fill up with books. Keep up the beautiful projects.

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#3 posted 432 days ago

Thanks guys. I used a mahogany stain with a few clear coats over it for easy cleaning.

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#4 posted 432 days ago

Classy looking work sir.

-- 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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#5 posted 432 days ago

Fantastic bookcase and looks perfect to me, once it’s filled with books no one will notice the mistake.

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