Router Tips Have You Ever Wished That You Could Build A Cabinet Cupboard Or Drawer Without Using Pull Knobs Handles Or Other Hardware That Might Not Match Your Project Or Even Worse Be A Detraction From Your Design
Router tips have you ever wished that you could build a cabinet cupboard or drawer without using pull knobs handles or other hardware that might not match your project or even worse be a detraction from your design is post about Magazine bookmarked by phillip with ID 14222131603 was uploaded on 07-01-2019 and has been viewed 189,292 times.
No-Hardware Drawer Pull In this issue I will be taking you through the steps of making a simple, yet attractive, routed drawer pull, using only a pattern, a brass guide bushing and a couple of router bits.
The pull starts with a design for a pattern.I will be using an oval for this article, made from ¼' UHMW, but ¼' plywood would work also.Experiment with many different shapes and designs (like hearts, circles or squares) and choose the one that best suits you or your project.
The design of the Drawer Pull bit requires ¾'stock for this application.Decide where on your project you would like the pull placed.Mark a cross on the project and another on the pattern so that you can align the two.
Using double sided tape, stick the pattern to the project making sure to align the two cross marks.On your router install a 1' guide bushing and the ring nut to lock it down.Chuck up a ⅜' solid carbide, up shear spiral bit.
I prefer this bit for this application because I want to hog out the meat of the pattern with the spiral bit first before I cut the decorative pull.The spiral bit carves...