Cedar book shelf

  • Advertise with us
Project by Todd Barrone posted 314 days ago 671 views 0 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Okay the last cedar book shelf I made was not as nice as I wanted. Kind of looks like something my 11 year old made LOL. I know rustic furniture is not suppose to look perfect. Since then I have learned some new tricks and my shop has evolved with some cool tools, like my joiner, plainer and larger miter saw. I have to say the quality and the ease of assembly was such a difference, it gives such an appreciation of tools. To me it’s like a miner mining with a hand shovel and then he mines with a big diesel shovel LOL. Just imagine how much more work I can accomplish now. My next big dream tool is a small band saw saw mill and a pick up truck. The book shelf is 28” wide X 32” tall with a clear poly finish.

-- "Courage is being scared to death but saddling up anyway" John Wayne

8 comments so far

View hoss12992's profile


2571 posts in 520 days

#1 posted 314 days ago

That looks really cool. I love the log/rustic furniture. Great job buddy

-- The Old Rednek Workshop

View whitebeast88's profile


3467 posts in 817 days

#2 posted 314 days ago

beautiful shelf.congrats on the new tools!!!

-- Marty.Athens,AL

View watermark's profile


395 posts in 570 days

#3 posted 314 days ago

Looks good.

-- "He who has no dog, hunts with a cat" Portuguese proverb

View WoodenFrog's profile


2737 posts in 1540 days

#4 posted 313 days ago

Really Nice Work Todd, Love that Cedar!

-- Robert B. Sabina, Ohio.....

View BusterB's profile


1373 posts in 635 days

#5 posted 313 days ago

Another fine project sir… good job buddy. You have any ideas on building a bar clamp rack? For some reason mine have been breeding and I cant find a small space idea I like for hanging them…mumble mumble

-- Buster, Ocoee TN (Critics are men who watch a battle from a high place then come down and shoot the survivors - Hemingway)

View Roger's profile


14318 posts in 1431 days

#6 posted 311 days ago

Natural beauty.

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe.

View Fishinbo's profile


11216 posts in 802 days

#7 posted 310 days ago

That’s one beautiful bookshelf. Your cedar is rich looking and the finish is great.

View Todd Barrone's profile

Todd Barrone

466 posts in 899 days

#8 posted 310 days ago

Thanks every one, I do try my best LOL

-- "Courage is being scared to death but saddling up anyway" John Wayne

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics :: gardening showcase