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November 2008

Issue Number: 187
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Pencil Post Shaker-Style Bed Woodworking Plan

Slender tapered bedposts give the pencil-post bed it name. Topped with a canopy—called a tester—this beauty fits many decorating styles. Plus we've added in-depth information on attaching the bed-bolt brackets that make this bed easy to disassemble and move. We've also included plans for building and using the taper jig to make the graceful pencil post legs.

Overall dimensions: 84" long x 64" wide x 84" high.

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Calendar Keeper Frame Woodworking Plan

No matter how beautiful its photographs, a calendar invariably looks "tacked up" when stuck to a wall or refrigerator. This frame makes any calendar look like a classy part of your homes interior. To ramp up the fun factor, it includes a variety of scrollsawn, magnet-backed icons for marking family holidays and events. They stick to a steel plat behind the calendar.

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Bow Front Display Case Woodworking Plan

With its adjustable framed-glass shelves and open sides, this easy-to-build display case will let your collectibles really shine. But you won't have to collect a shopful of tools to build it. This is part of our Basic Built series of plans. Basic-Built projects require only a limited number of inexpensive and readily available tools and materials.

Overall dimensions:53" high x 29" wide 14" deep

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