Office In A Closet Part 2 Drawers And Doors
Office in a closet part 2 drawers and doors is post about Cabinetry bookmarked by marion with ID 120317063 was uploaded on 31-01-2019 and has been viewed 99,095 times.
This is the second installment of a four-part series on squeezing A LOT of desk into a small spot.In Part 1 Paul took us through design considerations and carcase construction.The case is ready for drawer and doors.
There are nearly an infinite number of methods for building drawers.Here I used a full overlay drawer with a locking rabbet joint, as it is more than strong enough for this purpose and simple to set up and execute.
I also used a false drawer face, as this makes drawer construction and installation more forgiving.Cut all pieces to size.Check the cutlist for dimensions, but again, adjust these for your specific design.
This is a good time to 'measure twice and cut once', as you need to take into account the length and depth of dados, tenons, etc., and it is a pain when you build your drawers the wrong size.Trust me; I know a guy who has done it.
Set up dado blade.The setup here is simple.You want a 1/4″ dado, and a 1/4″ gap between the dado blade and fence.Take your time, test on scrap and get this right because it will be used on all...