Instructables: exploring - workshop - bookshelf http://www.instructables.com Tue, 21 Feb 2017 07:12:08 PST BLOX v1.01 Diagonal Bookshelf http://www.instructables.com/id/Diagonal-Bookshelf/
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Mon, 13 Feb 2017 19:09:09 PST
Bookshelf with a Non-Sliding Bookend http://www.instructables.com/id/Bookshelf-With-a-Non-Sliding-Bookend/
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Tue, 31 Jan 2017 19:32:53 PST
Kid's room safe from an old bedside table http://www.instructables.com/id/Kids-Room-Safe-From-an-Old-Bedside-Table/
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Sun, 22 Jan 2017 14:03:40 PST
THE OMG BOOKSHELF!!! http://www.instructables.com/id/THE-OMG-BOOKSHELF/
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Fri, 20 Jan 2017 12:32:58 PST
Storage Staircase for Loft Bed http://www.instructables.com/id/Storage-Staircase-for-Loft-Bed/
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Thu, 29 Dec 2016 12:26:05 PST
Simple Bookshelf http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Bookshelf/
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Sun, 11 Dec 2016 15:22:32 PST
The Little Nursery Bookshelf http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Little-Nursery-Bookshelf/
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Tue, 6 Dec 2016 08:55:42 PST
Rustic Desktop Bookshelf http://www.instructables.com/id/Rustic-Desktop-Bookshelf/
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Tue, 29 Nov 2016 14:08:07 PST
Media Console Bookshelf http://www.instructables.com/id/Media-Console-Bookshelf/
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Wed, 9 Nov 2016 16:48:08 PST
Mario Themed Bookcase http://www.instructables.com/id/Mario-Themed-Bookcase/
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Fri, 26 Aug 2016 11:24:45 PDT
Fix Saggy Book Shelf http://www.instructables.com/id/Fix-Saggy-Book-Shelf/
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Sat, 13 Aug 2016 18:41:27 PDT
DIY Star Wars TIE Fighter Bookshelf http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Star-Wars-TIE-Fighter-Bookshelf/
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Wed, 27 Jul 2016 19:30:43 PDT
Built-in bookshelf http://www.instructables.com/id/Built-in-Bookshelf/
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Mon, 2 May 2016 14:57:49 PDT
45 Minute Flat Pack Rainbow Bookshelf http://www.instructables.com/id/45-Minute-Flat-Pack-Rainbow-Bookshelf/
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Mon, 2 May 2016 13:26:38 PDT
Bookshelf Hacking http://www.instructables.com/id/Bookshelf-Hacking/
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Fri, 29 Apr 2016 18:07:53 PDT
Easy DIY Bookshelf http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-DIY-Bookshelf/
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Wed, 20 Apr 2016 10:06:00 PDT
Bookshelf http://www.instructables.com/id/Bookshelf-1/
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Tue, 19 Apr 2016 12:08:23 PDT
Dr Seuss Inspired Bookcase http://www.instructables.com/id/Curved-Bookcase/
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Sun, 10 Apr 2016 17:58:55 PDT
Nomadic bookshelf http://www.instructables.com/id/Nomadic-Bookshelf/
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Sun, 6 Mar 2016 19:54:44 PST
Coffee Table w/ Raising Top/compartment http://www.instructables.com/id/Coffee-Table-W-Raising-Topcompartment/
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Fri, 29 Jan 2016 13:27:17 PST
Make A Zine Display/Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Zine-DisplayRack/
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Sun, 10 Jan 2016 19:49:39 PST
Copper and Torched Wood Bookshelf http://www.instructables.com/id/Copper-and-Torched-Wood-Bookshelf/
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Wed, 30 Dec 2015 07:46:18 PST
Steel Display case- 3'2" x 1'0" x 0'10" http://www.instructables.com/id/Steel-Display-case-32-x-10-x-010/
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Sat, 7 Nov 2015 12:54:14 PST
Slot Joint Adjustable Bookshelves http://www.instructables.com/id/Slot-Joint-Adjustable-Bookshelves/
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Tue, 3 Nov 2015 23:53:30 PST
Building a Roycroft inspired bookshelf http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-a-Roycroft-inspired-bookshelf/
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Mon, 26 Oct 2015 17:43:04 PDT
Floating Book Shelf http://www.instructables.com/id/Floating-Book-Shelf-1/
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Mon, 26 Oct 2015 08:31:47 PDT
Simple Adjustable Shelving http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Adjustable-Shelving/
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Sun, 25 Oct 2015 21:16:44 PDT
Transforming Workbench & Storage http://www.instructables.com/id/Transforming-Workbench-Storage/
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Fri, 23 Oct 2015 15:38:38 PDT
Tree Bookshelf http://www.instructables.com/id/Tree-Bookshelf-1/
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Fri, 23 Oct 2015 10:46:43 PDT
floating bookshelf using french cleets http://www.instructables.com/id/floating-bookshelf-using-french-cleets/
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Wed, 7 Oct 2015 20:20:33 PDT
Finishing & Installing a Built-In Cabinet Bookcase w/ Counter http://www.instructables.com/id/Finishing-Installing-a-Built-In-Cabinet-Bookcase-w/
Finishing & Installing a Built-In Cabinet Bookcase w/ Counter - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FDO/F1PL/IFDSTXSQ/FDOF1PLIFDSTXSQ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDO/F1PL/IFDSTXSQ/FDOF1PLIFDSTXSQ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDO/F1PL/IFDSTXSQ/FDOF1PLIFDSTXSQ.SMALL.jpg darbinorvar After building and constructing this built-in bookcase structure complete with drawers on the bottom, a counter in the middle and shelving all the way to the ceiling, I'm now finally ready to finish it and install it in the room. Built-ins can add so much style (and storage!) in a room, and these te...
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Mon, 5 Oct 2015 07:42:04 PDT
Star Trek Enterprise Composite Shelf http://www.instructables.com/id/Star-Trek-Enterprise-Composite-Shelf/
Star Trek Enterprise Composite Shelf - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FS1/AYK1/IEX512S8/FS1AYK1IEX512S8.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FS1/AYK1/IEX512S8/FS1AYK1IEX512S8.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FS1/AYK1/IEX512S8/FS1AYK1IEX512S8.SMALL.jpg caitlinsdad On the Enterprise - D there is a wall of model ships which are all named Enterprise. As a display of lineage and scale, I always thought that the design element would be cool to accent any room or office. Kinda like having a display of all the manned rockets from Mercury to Saturn V when I was a kid...
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Sat, 26 Sep 2015 07:51:33 PDT
Secret Bookshelf Drawer http://www.instructables.com/id/Secret-Bookshelf-Drawer/
Secret Bookshelf Drawer - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FAP/AARE/IEB7Z9F4/FAPAAREIEB7Z9F4.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAP/AARE/IEB7Z9F4/FAPAAREIEB7Z9F4.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAP/AARE/IEB7Z9F4/FAPAAREIEB7Z9F4.SMALL.jpg jcapili Tired of people going through all your things? Hide them behind the one thing they definitely won't touch: books!Hi everyone! I just got a new dresser from Ikea, and I wanted to tidy the look of everything but I was also too lazy to install a door. So I thought it would be cool to make a hidden draw...
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Tue, 8 Sep 2015 12:04:17 PDT
Recycled cardboard bookshelf - laser cut and handwork http://www.instructables.com/id/Recycled-cardboard-bookshelf-laser-cut-and-handwor/
Recycled cardboard bookshelf - laser cut and handwork - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJO/LMQW/IDH7U64I/FJOLMQWIDH7U64I.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJO/LMQW/IDH7U64I/FJOLMQWIDH7U64I.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJO/LMQW/IDH7U64I/FJOLMQWIDH7U64I.SMALL.jpg Madatech_Fablab This time, I decided to build a large bookshelf, combining computer design and hand craft. Some of the manual cutting can be done with a laser cutting machine for maximum precision. The criss-cross spine-and-joints construction provides stability, making use of the cardboard’s innate qualities, and ...
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Wed, 19 Aug 2015 02:08:54 PDT
Building a bookshelf onto existing furniture http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-onto-furniture/
Building a bookshelf onto existing furniture - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F7L/BEZU/IEOP6B4C/F7LBEZUIEOP6B4C.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7L/BEZU/IEOP6B4C/F7LBEZUIEOP6B4C.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7L/BEZU/IEOP6B4C/F7LBEZUIEOP6B4C.SMALL.jpg r_anderson_c In this instructable, I will explain how I added a small bookshelf to an entertainment center. The shelf's dimensions were constrained by the entertainment center's location in the room, the dimensions of the "salvaged" wood I used, and an awkwardly large Historical Atlas of the United States by Na...
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Sat, 15 Aug 2015 04:00:54 PDT
Inset Bookcase http://www.instructables.com/id/Inset-Bookcase/
Inset Bookcase - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FBM/VZQC/ICG28KC5/FBMVZQCICG28KC5.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBM/VZQC/ICG28KC5/FBMVZQCICG28KC5.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBM/VZQC/ICG28KC5/FBMVZQCICG28KC5.SMALL.jpg 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
Traveler's bookshelf http://www.instructables.com/id/Travelers-bookshelf/
Traveler's bookshelf - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FSK/VBHS/IC0AV1US/FSKVBHSIC0AV1US.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSK/VBHS/IC0AV1US/FSKVBHSIC0AV1US.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSK/VBHS/IC0AV1US/FSKVBHSIC0AV1US.SMALL.jpg dustandroses Hello,6 months ago, my daughter graduated collage and moved to TX to work at a children’s hospital. I received a call from her about two weeks ago with the good news that she had some time off and was planning to come for a visit. I asked her if she needed anything for her apartment that I could mak...
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Sun, 12 Jul 2015 09:34:09 PDT
Minimalist Leaning Bookshelf (shelves slot in from behind) http://www.instructables.com/id/Minimalist-Leaning-Bookshelf-shelves-slot-in-from-/
Minimalist Leaning Bookshelf (shelves slot in from behind) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FX0/EWSU/IBW23W3C/FX0EWSUIBW23W3C.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FX0/EWSU/IBW23W3C/FX0EWSUIBW23W3C.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FX0/EWSU/IBW23W3C/FX0EWSUIBW23W3C.SMALL.jpg naghababaie This tutorial will instruct you how to build a leaning bookshelf. Originally constructed at Autodesk's stunning Pier 9 in San Francisco. Tools:o **Water jet**o Tig Welding stationo Metal pillar drillo PVAo Hand drillo Hammer o Large Clampso Metal Puncho Markero Metal Sawo Circular sander & grinderMa...
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Thu, 9 Jul 2015 08:39:25 PDT
Nautilus Bookshelf http://www.instructables.com/id/Nautilus-Bookshelf/
Nautilus Bookshelf - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FX9/F6W4/IBGCXT49/FX9F6W4IBGCXT49.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FX9/F6W4/IBGCXT49/FX9F6W4IBGCXT49.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FX9/F6W4/IBGCXT49/FX9F6W4IBGCXT49.SMALL.jpg ewilhelm Children's books are all drastically different sizes. Putting them into a bookshelf seems almost futile because they're either too big and don't fit or are too small and waste space (plus they're only moments away from being pulled out onto the floor anyway). Rather then worry about this, I decided ...
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Mon, 29 Jun 2015 10:43:28 PDT
Easy College Beer Pong Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-College-Beer-Pong-Table/
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Sat, 27 Jun 2015 04:52:45 PDT
Simple Hideplace http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Hideplace/
Simple Hideplace - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F6V/IXUF/IAS1SXMD/F6VIXUFIAS1SXMD.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6V/IXUF/IAS1SXMD/F6VIXUFIAS1SXMD.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6V/IXUF/IAS1SXMD/F6VIXUFIAS1SXMD.SMALL.jpg haydians09 Ever wonder where's a simple place to hide a piece of paper? A piece of secret memo? A piece of layer that contains your secrets or your passwords? Well in this ible, you got the answer. Everyone does have a bookshelf right? So, why don't we use it as another uses rather than just saving books? It's...
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Thu, 11 Jun 2015 07:44:38 PDT
Laser Cut Comics Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-Cut-Comics-Holder/
Laser Cut Comics Holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F1Z/WYHW/I81GJ5GS/F1ZWYHWI81GJ5GS.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1Z/WYHW/I81GJ5GS/F1ZWYHWI81GJ5GS.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1Z/WYHW/I81GJ5GS/F1ZWYHWI81GJ5GS.SMALL.jpg freakatoms My partner has loads of single-issue comics, so to help with storing them on the bookshelf I decided to make some customised magazine holder-style boxes. I've got access to a laser cutter at my local hackspace so decided to modify a basic laser cut box design to make the holder out of sheets of plyw...
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Sat, 4 Apr 2015 11:09:43 PDT
Turn Any Book Into A Bookshelf http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-Any-Book-Into-A-Bookshelf/
Turn Any Book Into A Bookshelf - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FN1/K1BN/I7HG64DX/FN1K1BNI7HG64DX.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FN1/K1BN/I7HG64DX/FN1K1BNI7HG64DX.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FN1/K1BN/I7HG64DX/FN1K1BNI7HG64DX.SMALL.jpg thejohndkid A neat way to store books or any other objects on a vertical surface with the illusion of them floating mid-air! Necessary: $15A bookA screwdriverA wall Instructions Buy the plank set for about 15 dollars at your local DYI, crafts store or repairshop.Screw into wall in desired location (use dr...
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Fri, 20 Mar 2015 03:47:17 PDT
Bunk-bed-desk http://www.instructables.com/id/Bunk-bed-desk/
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Sun, 15 Mar 2015 12:26:01 PDT
Salvage carboard pipe shelf http://www.instructables.com/id/Salvage-carboard-pipe-shelf/
Salvage carboard pipe shelf - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FPZ/NALW/I6NI5Q0Z/FPZNALWI6NI5Q0Z.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPZ/NALW/I6NI5Q0Z/FPZNALWI6NI5Q0Z.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPZ/NALW/I6NI5Q0Z/FPZNALWI6NI5Q0Z.SMALL.jpg briciius Hello everyone,Today we are going to create some "nordic" design shelf with salvage cardboard pipes.( same carboard pipes that i've used to create my bat-signal : http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-BAT-... )hope you will love the idea ;) Decorate the interior and exterior of cardboard ...
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Wed, 25 Feb 2015 13:00:15 PST
hidden bookshelf door http://www.instructables.com/id/hidden-bookshelf-door/
hidden bookshelf door - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FF4/P42N/I63EZEA1/FF4P42NI63EZEA1.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FF4/P42N/I63EZEA1/FF4P42NI63EZEA1.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FF4/P42N/I63EZEA1/FF4P42NI63EZEA1.SMALL.jpg drosenkranz tada! mostly finished
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Fri, 13 Feb 2015 23:55:22 PST
hidden bookshelf door http://www.instructables.com/id/bookshelf-door/
hidden bookshelf door - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F4J/KK0S/I63EY939/F4JKK0SI63EY939.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4J/KK0S/I63EY939/F4JKK0SI63EY939.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4J/KK0S/I63EY939/F4JKK0SI63EY939.SMALL.jpg drosenkranz I started with 3/4 in pine for the sides and cut them to 80 1/2 long x 10 1/2 wide and I notched them at the bottom to fit over the first step getting the angle right the shelves were 3/4 pine board and the back of the shelf was 3/4 inch plywood. everything was nailed and glued....since the door ...
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Fri, 13 Feb 2015 14:38:29 PST
Live coals on the top of the bookshelf - an easy mood lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Linear-dim-mood-light-on-the-top-of-the-bookshelf/
Live coals on the top of the bookshelf - an easy mood lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FM2/XLGU/I5MD4NA3/FM2XLGUI5MD4NA3.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FM2/XLGU/I5MD4NA3/FM2XLGUI5MD4NA3.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FM2/XLGU/I5MD4NA3/FM2XLGUI5MD4NA3.SMALL.jpg BigCthulhu I like the warm light, like the fireplace, or other fire-like lights. And there is a very easy way to reproduce this with classical light bulbs, but this is used very rarely as I know. You don't need any special electric part for it, just some bulbs in sockets and some wire. And - in this energy-sa...
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Mon, 2 Feb 2015 12:43:41 PST
Super SIMPLE Secret Bookshelf Door & Book Unlock Mechanism http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-SIMPLE-Secret-Bookshelf-Door-Book-Unlock-Mec/
Super SIMPLE Secret Bookshelf Door & Book Unlock Mechanism - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FKZ/8RJP/I52CT1EY/FKZ8RJPI52CT1EY.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKZ/8RJP/I52CT1EY/FKZ8RJPI52CT1EY.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKZ/8RJP/I52CT1EY/FKZ8RJPI52CT1EY.SMALL.jpg ezeisel Much like, I imagine, every child who read comics or watched Batman or any of the numerous literary or pop-culture examples of secret doors leading to a Bat-Cave or secret passage/room, I've dreamt of having my own secret door hidden by a bookshelf. I mean, who wouldn't?Here's the thing, I am not a ...
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Mon, 19 Jan 2015 09:04:35 PST
Custom Heavy Duty Bookshelf http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Heavy-Duty-Bookshelf/
Custom Heavy Duty Bookshelf - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F8Q/Y42A/I50X1XND/F8QY42AI50X1XND.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8Q/Y42A/I50X1XND/F8QY42AI50X1XND.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8Q/Y42A/I50X1XND/F8QY42AI50X1XND.SMALL.jpg dilipaz Problem Statement:This idea came out of the need to move my books off the floor and enclosed cabinets, onto the wall. The advantages are: they no longer have to be moved out of the way during cleaning; and the books are more visible and more likely be used on a regular basis.The problem with my book...
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Sat, 17 Jan 2015 12:11:46 PST