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Forum topic by Betsy posted 11-20-2007 05:10 AM 4409 views 0 times favorited 3 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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Betsy

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11-20-2007 05:10 AM

Topic tags/keywords: bookcase bookshelf table top

Trying to find some table top bookshelves/bookcases to get some ideas. I have a baby attorney who just passed the bar exam and I’d like to make her a little table top case for all her new rule books to keep them handy. I did a search of our site and did not see much. Do any of you have one you’ve done or have a good book with ideas to recommend? Will keep looking on the net—- but thought I’d give my fellow LJ’s a chance.

Thanks for any help.

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#1 posted 11-23-2007 02:33 PM

any luck yet?

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#2 posted 11-23-2007 05:01 PM

http://www.plansnow.com/bstcloser.html
http://www.popularwoodworking.com/features/fea2.html

This one is made up of modules so one of them could easily sit on a desk.

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#3 posted 11-27-2007 03:32 AM

Thanks Mot and MsDebbie. I’ve not been on line much lately so just now getting back to this. What I’m looking for is more along the lines of a small bookrack. I’ve seen one that I can’t find plans for. The best I can describe it as a sliding/adjustable rack. Two ends that are about 10 inches high – 4 rails sliding along each other. If i was better at design and proportions I could probably just design one. Alas – I stink at my own designs. I want to say I saw it on a schools website but I’ve looked and looked and looked with no luck.

Thanks for trying though. I’m going to keep looking.

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