Making an Mission Style Bookcase

Oct 7th
The Mission Style Bookcase
The Mission Style Bookcase

The movement began in part as a reaction against the mass production of furniture, so it makes sense that many fans of this style of furniture they would be interested in building hand pieces. Plans to create shelf silhouette classic Mission style bookcase, which is short and a little wide, with open slats on the sides. Cut the oak in four positions to measure 1 1/2 inches by 1 1/2 inches and 32 inches long. Cut oak shelves measuring three inches by 11 3/4 inches by 40 inches long. Cut two more oak slats measuring centers 1 1/2 inches by 1 1/2 inches and 32 inches long.

Finish the cutting part of mission style bookcase by sawing his four oak slats that measure 4.3 inches by 4.3 inches by 32 inches long. Check each of its four seats in the center of the posts in these places: 3 inches from the bottom, 12 inches and 12 centimeters marked that mark. Make similar marks on the sides of all the slats.

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Drill holes pilot five equally spaced across the edges on both short sides of the three shelves. Drill pilot holes through your posts and slats where the markings. Set screws with an edge of a shelf below the pilot hole on a pole, using the outermost hole in the edge of the shelf for mission style bookcase.

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