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Hidden Bookshelf Door

Secret Swing-Out Bookcase Door

This custom swing-out secret bookcase door, along with a brief description and additional pictures, was posted in the comments of a related Instructables article. It was built to fill the space where a wet bar once stood, and to conceal a closet area behind. He used hinges and a hard rubber roller mounted on the […]

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Hidden swing-in bookshelf door open

Well Hidden Secret Bookcase Door

Here’s a well hidden bookcase door in both open and closed positions. All the shelves being trimmed out to be extra thick gives additional tolerances to incorporate a door like this. If anyone knows the original source for these pics, let me know.

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DIY Tutorial on Making a Hidden Bookshelf Door

How to Build a Secret Bookcase Door

Whether inspired by James Bond, Anne Frank or Scooby-Doo, it seems many people long for a secret/hidden bookcase door. They can be used to conceal safe rooms, vaults, wine cellars, or simple closets and utility rooms. No matter where a hidden door goes, if it’s made public, it’s a novelty that’s sure to be a […]

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