Build a Flexi Bookcase

Free DIY Woodworking Plans to Build a Flexi Bookcase

Today, I’m sharing free DIY woodworking plans to build a Flexi Bookcase – one of those really neat “modular” bookcases. A single unit can be used or two can be built and stacked. As usual, this is a super-quick and easy build!

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Materials are listed to cut one bookcase. If two are desired, double the lumber and cut list!

Materials:

  • 1-1/4” pocket hole screws
  • 1-1/4” brad nails
  • Edge banding, optional
  • Finishing supplies

Lumber:

  • 1 sheet of ¾” plywood

Cut List:

  • 1 – ¾”plywood at 18” x 59” – Bottom
  • 1 – ¾” plywood at 18” x 26-1/2” – Side
  • 2 – ¾” plywood at 12-1/2” x 18” – Side & Lower Divider
  • 1 – ¾” plywood at 18” x 41-7/8” – Top 1
  • 1 – ¾” plywood at 13-1/4” x 18” – Upper Divider
  • 1 – ¾” plywood at 17-7/8” x 18” – Top 2

 Free DIY Woodworking Plans to Build a Flexi Bookcase

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Click on the drawings for a larger view!

Step One

Cut the piece for the bottom, sides, and lower divider. Drill pocket holes in each end of the sides and lower divider. Position on the bottom as shown then secure using glue and 1-1/4” pocket hole screws.

Free DIY Woodworking Plans to Build a Flexi Bookcase_Base & SidesStep Two

Cut the piece for top 1. Position as shown, then secure using glue and 1-1/4” brad nails.

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Step Three

Cut the piece for the upper divider and drill pocket holes in one end. Position as shown, then secure using glue and 1-1/4” pocket hole screws.

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Step Four

Cut the piece for top 2. Position as shown, then secure using glue and 1-1/4” brad nails.

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Finish as desired!

The free DIY woodworking plans to build a Flexi Bookcase are super-easy, inexpensive, and a great first project! Got a project you’ve completed using my plans? Share photos with me at cher {at} designsbystudioc {dot} com or designsbystudioc {at} gmail {dot} com. I would love to feature your build on DbSC!