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Awesome bookshelving system

I'm racking my brain on how to make something like this: http://studiomama.com/bookshelf.html. Anyone got any ideas?

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Gorpomon6 years ago
Seems to me that L-brackets and wood glue are pretty much all you need, though dowels would be much prettier.
trfierant (author) 6 years ago
Already watched that. But not very helpful if you really want to understand how it's made, don't you think?
.  It's a start.
.  Don't look a gift horse in the mouth. ;)

Looks like you'd make it just like any other  bookshelf, except for bigger and cooler. :) It either has discreetly hidden L brackets holding it to the walls studs, or the those funky invisle sopprt that are hidden within the thickness of the shelf.

Maybe it is just so well-built and well-fitted that it just barely fits perfectly within the "box" created by the walls, ceiling, & floor; and so is held in place by the structure of the building,; but that would require such precise cabinet-making that it seems completely unlikely.
NachoMahma6 years ago
. http://studiomama.com/images_all/bookshelf/shelf.swf