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Mission style bookcase made from quartesawn white oak and to save money red oak for the ship lapped back.
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#1 posted 11-07-2013 11:23 PM
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#2 posted 11-07-2013 11:55 PM
Great job on a very attractive book case.
-- John C. -- "Firearms are second only to the Constitution in importance; they are the peoples' liberty's teeth." George Washington
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#3 posted 11-08-2013 06:43 AM
Bookcase very nice, compliments.
-- The common man thinks. The wise man is silent. The stupid man discusses.
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#4 posted 11-08-2013 04:45 PM
Beautiful job. Really like the tenons and pegs, and gentle arch on the sides. Nice quartersawn oak too.
-- Rod - Oregon
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#5 posted 11-08-2013 04:57 PM
This bookcase is nice. Good work.
helluvawreck aka Charleshttp://woodworkingexpo.wordpress.com
-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau
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#6 posted 11-09-2013 03:40 PM
Great job! Care to share your finish?
-- You can't control the wind, but you can trim your sails
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#7 posted 11-11-2013 05:36 PM
Beautiful and well crafted bookcase! Great design especially those joints, like the wood and finish as well.
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#8 posted 11-11-2013 05:39 PM
I like mission furniture ,your book case is great.
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#9 posted 11-11-2013 05:42 PM
Looks solid, and I like the shape of your tenon keys. The color is great, you have to share some finishing secrets.
-- Willie, Washington "If You Choose Not To Decide, You Still Have Made a Choice" - Rush
#10 posted 11-11-2013 05:47 PM
I use Jeff Jewetts Stickley finishing method from Homestead Finishing .. This came out a little darker than intended due to my dye had evaporated since I mixed it over 2 yrs ago .. 2 Quarts of dye go along way..
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#11 posted 12-03-2013 03:11 AM
Absolutely gorgeous, I love the massiveness and the tusk tenons
-- There are good ships and there are wood ships, the ships that sail the sea, but the best ships are friendships and may they always be.
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