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Project by Jason_31 posted 08-30-2013 12:36 AM 1917 views 12 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Finally finished to oak bookcase I promised my girlfriend for her birthday…..last year! oopsie. came out beautiful, love this style furniture, don’t love finishing it but it’s more than worth it.

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#1 posted 08-30-2013 12:57 AM

I like that a lot. Excellent work!

What brand are those blue clamps? They look like the Jorgensen CabinetMasters.

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#2 posted 08-30-2013 01:07 AM

Very nicely done—looks great and you did an outstanding job on the finish.

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#3 posted 08-30-2013 01:26 AM

thanks guys, those blue ones are actually “samona” I believe it to be a canadian brand, but I do have the orange jorgensen brand you are talking about as well.

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#4 posted 08-30-2013 03:22 AM

I love the style of this bookcase. Looks great finished! What kind of wood?

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#5 posted 08-30-2013 06:45 AM

Nice, I like it. Thanks for sharing.

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#6 posted 08-30-2013 12:11 PM

Beautiful build. Wow!

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#7 posted 09-03-2013 08:36 PM

Great looking bookcase! Like the design, execution and the joinery. I’m sure she loves it as well.

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#8 posted 09-03-2013 09:15 PM

Great looking project. Very worthy of the “Daily Top 3”. I’m sure I’ll be using a few of the features you used on my next bookcase.

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