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Forum topic by Ray posted 03-09-2014 01:42 AM 360 views 0 times favorited 1 reply Add to Favorites Watch
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Ray

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03-09-2014 01:42 AM

I would like to build a larger (wider) version of this- possibly twice as wide.
http://video.pbs.org/video/2292084821/

I will need to add some method of shelf support if I go wider. Any ideas that will maintain the original concept or should I look at another plan?

Thanks

-- Creating less fire wood every day


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#1 posted 03-09-2014 03:57 AM

With dadoes on both sides and back it won’t have much chance to sag but you can always tie the shelves into the front face frame with a 1 1/2” thick trim piece on the front of each shelf to stiffen them up.

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