Unique Poplar Bookshelf Georgian Cherry Finish

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Project by ornateInventions posted 09-19-2017 09:20 AM 3539 views 6 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This was a fun project to build, a little tedious at times but I really liked the end result and the Georgian cherry gel stain.

Solid Poplar bookshelf

Pocket-hole Joinery

Georgian Cherry Gel Stain with General Finish semi gloss Polyurethane

-- "Here am I, send me" - The True Craftsman

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#1 posted 09-19-2017 01:44 PM

Great color on that stain. It really makes the poplar look good. Nice build.

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#2 posted 09-19-2017 01:47 PM

very nice built and finish.

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#3 posted 09-19-2017 01:50 PM

Beautiful piece

-- Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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#4 posted 09-19-2017 04:18 PM

This is such a beautiful bookcase.

helluvawreck aka Charles

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#5 posted 09-19-2017 08:59 PM

Makes that poplar look great!
What finish did you apply after the stain?

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#6 posted 09-19-2017 09:18 PM

Makes that poplar look great!
What finish did you apply after the stain?

- nkawtg

General finish semi gloss polyurethane

-- "Here am I, send me" - The True Craftsman

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#7 posted 09-19-2017 09:38 PM

Very nice bookshelf :)

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#8 posted 09-26-2017 06:52 AM

Nice job and congratulations on your ‘Daily Top 3’ award.

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