Vital Statistics Library Bookends

TYPE: Bookends

OVERALL SIZE: 8V2W by 11%H by 8L

MATERIAL: White oak, walnut

JOINERY: Butt joints reinforced with glue and screws

CONSTRUCTION DETAILS:

■ Holes in the bases are filled with ballast and hidden by base caps

- All exposed edges are rounded over with the router

■ Cutout edges on frames receive routed chamfers FINISH: Satin polyurethane varnish

Building time

LAYOUT 1 hour csfi

ASSEMBLY 3-4 hours

CUTTING PARTS 2-3 hours

ASSEMBLY 3-4 hours

FINISHING 1 hour

TOTAL: 8-10 hours

Tools you'll use

Table saw Scroll saw Drill/driver

Router with V4-ln. roundover bit, 45° piloted chamfering bit

Drill press with lVo-in. Forstner bit

Jointer (optional)

Planer

Files damps

Shopping list

white oak

U Ballast (eteel shot, sinkers, small nails, bolts, etc.)

□ Finishing materials

Library dookende

3/16" X 3/16" routed chamfer

3/ie"-rad. rounded over exposed edges, typ.

#3 X1 i/4" flathead wood screws, typ.

1 '/4"-dia. x 5/ô"-deep holes, fill with ballast

Library Bookends Cutting List

Part

No.

Size

Material

Part

No.

Size

Material

A. Base^

4

m x 8Vi! x 8 in.

White oak

D. Dividers

2

34x6^4x8m.

Walnut

B. Bane caps

2

%x6x IVa in.

TP

E. Front plates

2

Vè x 8 x I0¥i in.

White oak

C. Frames

a

3/4 x 6 x TVs in.

tl

SIDE VIEW

113/4"

FRONT VIEW

-3V2"

1"

FRAMES & DIVIDER

-2V2

2Vz"

FRONT PLATE

13/4"

J V,

y \

1"' Si

■fß/e"'

I3ASES

BASE CAP

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