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Project by sheetzy posted 12-15-2016 03:13 AM 1051 views 1 time favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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My wife has been wanting a bookcase for a long time, so I finally built one for her. It’s made of solid oak, 42-1/2 inches wide by 10-1/8 inches deep by 51 inches high, with a warm medium oak stain. It’s quite heavy and sturdy, and will probably still be around long after she and I are both gone!

-- What this world needs is a little more sawdust on the floor.

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#1 posted 12-15-2016 05:06 AM

Was it worth solid boards on the back? I’d have used ply.

-- Dan V. in Indy

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#2 posted 12-15-2016 05:27 AM

I lke it the way it is; very well done!

-- Wood rescue is good for the environment and me! just rjR

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#3 posted 12-15-2016 09:04 AM

Nice work, Happy wife = Happy Life lol

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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#4 posted 12-15-2016 03:03 PM

nice job

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#5 posted 12-15-2016 11:05 PM

This is a wonderful bookcase. Nice work.

helluvawreck aka Charles

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