Instructables: exploring - workshop - bookshelves - popular http://www.instructables.com Wed, 25 May 2016 14:19:00 PDT BLOX v1.01 Cardboard book shelves, like a carpenter http://www.instructables.com/id/Cardboard-book-shelves-like-a-carpenter/
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Tue, 25 Jan 2011 15:47:33 PST
Easy Cardboard Shelves http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Cardboard-Shelves/
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By: live_corrugated

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Wed, 2 Feb 2011 08:04:47 PST
floating bookshelf using french cleets http://www.instructables.com/id/floating-bookshelf-using-french-cleets/
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By: Shawn_palmiter

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Wed, 7 Oct 2015 20:20:33 PDT
How To Make a Wooden Countertop http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-a-Wooden-Countertop/
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By: darbinorvar

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Tue, 15 Sep 2015 00:00:34 PDT
How To Make Built-In Bookcases http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-Built-In-Bookcases/
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Mon, 7 Sep 2015 21:06:10 PDT
wall of bookshelves with a rolling ladder 'on the cheap' http://www.instructables.com/id/wall-of-bookshelves-with-a-rolling-ladder-on-the-/
wall of bookshelves with a rolling ladder 'on the cheap' - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFP/AU4O/H9T4QBII/FFPAU4OH9T4QBII.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFP/AU4O/H9T4QBII/FFPAU4OH9T4QBII.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFP/AU4O/H9T4QBII/FFPAU4OH9T4QBII.SMALL.jpg mynewestproject I've been wanting a wall of floor to ceiling bookshelves with a rolling ladder (to reach the top shelves)..see the pic of what I wish I could afford....for a long time but money is tight (as is for lots of us...). I spent some time researching these type of shelving online...wow! get your wallet out...
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Fri, 30 Nov 2012 18:52:32 PST
Leaning Bookshelves with LED Lighting http://www.instructables.com/id/Leaning-Bookshelves-with-LED-Lighting/
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By: Augurean

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Fri, 28 Mar 2014 22:30:21 PDT
The Floating Shelves http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Floating-Shelves/
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Fri, 17 Jan 2014 20:27:14 PST
Build a bookshelf from an old server rack and scrap lumber. http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-bookshelf-from-an-old-server-rack-and-scra/
Build a bookshelf from an old server rack and scrap lumber. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMH/BHZQ/HF23RDC5/FMHBHZQHF23RDC5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMH/BHZQ/HF23RDC5/FMHBHZQHF23RDC5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMH/BHZQ/HF23RDC5/FMHBHZQHF23RDC5.SMALL.jpg GeekTinker Arch Reactor, the local Hackerspace in St. Louis, Missouri needed a better bookshelf than the one we were using.  It needed to be sturdy enough to hold books and large enough to hold all of our books, magazines, and games.   (This bookshelf is very sturdy and isn't going anywhere soon, so Please vo...
By: GeekTinker

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Tue, 2 Apr 2013 06:53:00 PDT
How to make a bookshelf mountain! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-bookshelf-mountain/
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Mon, 12 Nov 2012 03:58:08 PST
Cheap, easy, low-waste bookshelf plans http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-easy-low-waste-bookshelves/
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Tue, 12 Oct 2010 17:15:19 PDT
Stolmen and Ekby compression bookshelf system http://www.instructables.com/id/Stolmen-and-Ekby-compression-bookshelf-system/
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By: tiffehr

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Thu, 11 Mar 2010 18:09:37 PST
Industrial looking hanging media shelves http://www.instructables.com/id/Industrial-looking-hanging-media-shelves/
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Tue, 24 Nov 2009 09:30:10 PST
Built In Book Cases http://www.instructables.com/id/Built-In-Book-Cases/
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By: CarlS

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Tue, 17 Nov 2009 12:15:59 PST