Book Rack

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Project by G_Bishop posted 03-24-2012 02:37 PM 2730 views 21 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Built this Book rack using plans from Woodsmith issue 171 for my wife to remedy the pile of books on her side of the bed. Used white oak to match the bed I made and the dresser and nightstand I still plan to build.

-- ---- Jack of all Trades, Master of None ----

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#1 posted 03-24-2012 02:38 PM

Nice, very nice. I like the overall design and especially the sides.

-- -Curt, Milwaukee, WI

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#2 posted 03-24-2012 02:54 PM

Well done! Judging by your wife’s book collection, I’m NOT gonna tangle with her!

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#3 posted 03-24-2012 03:02 PM

Great book shelf, kind of reminds you of a church pew

-- Norman - I never never make a mistake, I just change the design.

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#4 posted 03-24-2012 03:27 PM

Really good job. My daughter wants bookends but I like this idea much better.

-- Don, Royersford, PA

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#5 posted 03-24-2012 04:19 PM

Well done! Like the design.

-- Jack, Albuquerque

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#6 posted 03-24-2012 04:24 PM

Muzhik – Needless to say, I don’t pick to many fights with her. LOL.

-- ---- Jack of all Trades, Master of None ----

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#7 posted 03-25-2012 02:34 PM

A job well done. I likey.

-- Tree, wood, and box lover from Pennsylvania

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#8 posted 03-28-2012 01:24 AM

A super nice build and that design is always in style.
There’s one of these coming up for myself and my daughter if I can ever find the plans.
Nice to see you back after a long hiatus.

-- [email protected] : dovetail free since '53, critiques always welcome.

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