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Thread: last item out of the shop, the bookstand

  1. #1
    Join Date
    Dec 2008
    falcon heights, minnesota

    last item out of the shop, the bookstand

    this is the bookstand for one of the guys at work. all birch, blo, clear shellac, and wax finish.
    Attached Thumbnails Attached Thumbnails 01 bookstand parts.jpg   02 bookstand set up.jpg   03 ledge glued to top.jpg   04 base glued up.jpg   05 top oiled.jpg  

    06 base oiled.jpg   07 table irons added.jpg   08 assembled.jpg   09 shellaced and waxed.jpg  
    benedictione omnes bene

  2. #2
    Join Date
    Dec 2006
    RETIRED(!) in Austintown, Ohio
    Looks good, but since I hate to see storage space wasted, I'd have put a " ply bottom in it, and hinged the top. But that's just me...
    Jim D.

  3. #3
    Join Date
    Jul 2009
    Amherst, New Hampshire
    I like it It would be really great for a cookbook in the kitchen
    Faith, Hope & Charity

  4. #4
    Join Date
    Feb 2008
    S E Washington State
    Very nice job. He will be pleased.
    "We the People ......"

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