unit finished off with red chestnut stain, then all nail holes and gaps filled with a blend/fill pencil. top coat is varathane triple thick in satin.
Step 1: Framing
frame is made out of 2x3 material and secured with 4-1/2" lag screws throughout.
skinning the frame with 1/2'' birch plywood. edges cut on 45's for a solid piece look. material secured with wood glue and 1" brad nails.
fully assembled shelf.
fully assembled unit before stain/poly.