Diablo Woodworkers

Concord Veterans Bookshelves Activity

Late in 2004 the Diablo Woodworkers answered a request to help build some bookshelves for the Concord CA, Veteran's Center. Club member Dan DeGennaro accepted the job of designing the book cases and organized their construction.

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#1 Jeff Traeger, John Lawson, Peter DeGennaro, and Bob Barnett cutting the ¾" Birch plywood.

#2 Jeff Traeger making the dado cuts for the shelves. Helpers are Bob Barnett and John Lawson.

#3 Gordon Fry and Ed Steffinger beginning the assembly.

#4 Ed Steffinger using a nail gun while Gordon Fry holds the plywood in place.

#5 John Lawson works on the corner bookshelf.

#6 Corner bookshelf ready to be refinished.
#7 The finishing crew Bill Tarleton, Ron Kersey, Bob Barnett, and Dan
DeGennaro completed the job with the sanding and wipe-on polyurethane
finish.

#8 Bookshelves installed at the Concord Veterans Center. Left side of the room.

#9 Bookshelves installed at the Concord Veterans Center. Back of the room.

#10 Bookshelves installed at the Concord Veterans Center. Right side of the room.



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