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[Lego Table]: Part 15

Ah, back out in the shop. I can see in the long range forecasts that I’m starting to run out of days filled with relative warmth. Maybe another week or so. The clock is ticking on getting the top ready … Continue reading

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[Lego Table]: Part 14

I had a eureka moment last night. How to get the false bottoms on the bins to slide in and out? I had envisioned two pieces of thin plywood or hardboard, sliding out through the sides, which allow all the … Continue reading

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[Castle Bookcase] Decorations

After discussing it with my wife, we decided it would be better to have another shelf on the bookcase and shorten  the toy storage area.  Easy enough.  I ripped out a new shelf, trimmed to size a d drilled pocket … Continue reading

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[Castle Bookcase] Trim, Part II

I used what time I had today to make the final cuts on the base moulding and attach both sides and front with glue and nails. Used up quite a bit of time just clearing space in the garage and … Continue reading

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[Castle Bookcase] Carcase Assembly, Part II

Today I installed a block (2  2×4 cut-offs glued and screwed together) to support the bottom shelf, directly under the support brace for the main shelf.  Here it is before installation: It was a perfect fit and will carry any … Continue reading

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[Castle Bookcase] Carcase Assembly

Spent an hour in the shop today assembling the carcase.  It was very quick.  First I marked on the side where the bottom shelf and top shelf would be, drew layout lines and coated with glue.  Then I put the … Continue reading

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