Home Project Whether You Need A Simple Shelf Near Your Bed Or The Front Door This Fun Project Will Serve You Well
Home project whether you need a simple shelf near your bed or the front door this fun project will serve you well is post about Magazine bookmarked by paul with ID 13134660341 was uploaded on 22-03-2019 and has been viewed 209,576 times.
Levitating Shelf Photos by Steven Der-Garabedian; Illustration by Len Churchill INFO: DIFFICULTY - 2/5, LENGTH/TIME - 3/5, COST - 2/5 Any time I start a project that requires hardware, I like to have it on hand so any special needs can be addressed before cutting into a plank of wood.
I chose the blind shelf supports from Lee Valley Tools Ltd.(00S05.21) and, as I decided to add a drawer, one of their 3/8" diameter smooth insert knobs (05E01.01).The other consideration I had before starting was to actually measure the angle of the corner, 90.
5o, and make a template with the angle and location of the one stud I needed.I chose zebrawood for the bulk of the shelf with pau amarello for the drawer front and poplar for the drawer sides, back and bottom.
Sizing It UpI made the shelf 21-1/2" long by 7-1/2" deep and left a 1-1/4" gap between the top and bottom.I wanted to make the gap narrow so as not to be a permanent place to house all sorts of items.
With the stud centered 15-1/4" from the corner, it left a 5-1/2" cove for a small drawer.I don't like to make drawers wider than they are...