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Project by BJODay posted 03-30-2013 02:13 AM 1487 views 0 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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This is one of my first projects. It is full of mistakes, gaps and poor joinery. I love it and am very proud of it. I made it with the crappiest amateur tools. If I were to remake it I could do a better job. But I have no intention of remaking the bookcase.

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Stephen Fox

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#1 posted 03-30-2013 03:15 AM

My father had an expression,” It’’ll never be seen on a galloping horse.” Words to live by.

-- Stephen NYS

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#2 posted 03-30-2013 04:24 AM

Looks good in the picture, and it serves the purpose. I find that whenever I make something my eye forever goes to the shortcomings, but other people don’t see them.

-- JohnnyB - - Sometimes determination can substitute for skill.

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#3 posted 03-30-2013 01:43 PM

every post looks great

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#4 posted 03-30-2013 01:48 PM

Even if you don’t think it looks good I imagine that you still learned a lot. The next piece will be better.

helluvawreck aka Charles

-- helluvawreck aka Charles,

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#5 posted 03-30-2013 02:32 PM

Great job!

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

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