Instructables: exploring - workshop - bookshelves - bookcase - featured Mon, 5 Oct 2015 10:44:20 PDT BLOX v1.01 Inset Bookcase
Inset Bookcase - More DIY How To Projects]]> gruxton This is a simple MDF bookshelf inset into a pine surround with a shadow gap for a simple design with character. The overall size was 850 x 190 x 900mm (WxDxH), with 3 bookshelf compartments.Materials9mm 1220 x 2440 (4” x 8”) MDF sheet16mm 607 x 1800 (2” x 4”) MDF sheet2 No. 190 x 20 x 1800mm redwoo...
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Tue, 21 Jul 2015 03:57:43 PDT
"Steel Pipe" Bookcase
"Steel Pipe" Bookcase - More DIY How To Projects]]> zymurgeneticist Anyone who attempts to buy bookcases usually encounters the following string of questions, "Why do these cost so much money?", "Why are they all ugly?", "Who ever thought laminated plywood looked good?", and "What are these archaic things you call books?".It took over a year of looking at bookcases ...
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Sun, 8 Mar 2015 22:05:42 PDT
Bookcase Secret Entrance
Bookcase Secret Entrance - More DIY How To Projects]]> thepocketmerlin Every man cave needs a special entrance. Working from home keeps me locked up in this room more hours than I can count, the least I can do is have a fun way of getting in. This instructable will show how I made my own "secret" entrance and for the most part my own safe room. Due to the placement o...
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Wed, 4 Jun 2014 18:11:57 PDT
Ladder Bookshelf
Ladder Bookshelf - More DIY How To Projects]]> action pig I found this amazing, dingy old ladder in the trash around the same time I discovered half-price bookstores.  I can't bring myself to buy those canned pressed-wood department-store bookshelves anymore and I need space for my Lemony Snicket collection.  Hence this project! Materials -ladder -wood fo...
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Sat, 9 Mar 2013 21:25:20 PST
Modern Bookshelf
Modern Bookshelf - More DIY How To Projects]]> A.J.B. I was looking for a funky but sleek modern bookshelf to hold all of my girlfriend's trinkets and curios, and found some that I liked, but unfortunately, they were all WAY overpriced, and most were made of MDF and/or other junk. I refuse to pay hundreds of dollars for particleboard furniture, no matt...
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Wed, 20 Jun 2012 19:43:22 PDT
BookCASE: Travel bookcase in a suitcase!
BookCASE: Travel bookcase in a suitcase! - More DIY How To Projects]]> moseph This Instructable will explain how I made a travel bookcase that folds up into a suitcase. Construction is pretty basic--you fit wooden shelves into an old wood-sided suitcase. Below you can read a bit more about my inspiration for the project, but if you'd rather just get crackin' skip to the first...
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Sat, 14 Jan 2012 13:32:32 PST
Built In Book Cases
Built In Book Cases - More DIY How To Projects]]> CarlS For this project, we needed built-in book cases for a long wall. By using pre-drilled melamine laminated boards and pre-built cabinets from the local home store, we were able to build them with a minimum of tools, and get a perfect fit to the room. Materials The book cases are made from a series...
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Tue, 17 Nov 2009 12:15:59 PST
Cheap, easy, low-waste bookshelf plans
Cheap, easy, low-waste bookshelf plans - More DIY How To Projects]]> aeray Build an easy, portable 3' x 8' wooden bookshelf in about 20 minutes, with a minimum of tools and less than 1% waste, for about $60. The basic concept can be modified to create any size shelf system needed. For a similar bed see: Fo...
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Tue, 12 Oct 2010 17:15:19 PDT
The 59 Minute Bookshelf
The 59 Minute Bookshelf - More DIY How To Projects]]> Mr. Rig It WelcomeLet me start off by giving props to Innerbubba for his insperational 60-minute-bookcase. If I did not give him credit it would most definitely be plagiarism. His Instructable was one of the very first that I made my favorites. It literally cost me nothing to make because I already had every...
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Tue, 25 Mar 2008 23:08:28 PDT
60-minute bookcase
60-minute bookcase - More DIY How To Projects]]> innerbubba I had a brainfart this morning that transformed a $10 spare scrap of plywood into a really cool 5' tall, designery bookcase that some yuppie idiot would probably pay a few hundred for. Warning: this procedure involves extensive lame woodworking techniques such as glueing and stapling with nailguns....
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Mon, 9 Jan 2006 23:16:45 PST