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Misc. Shop Stuff #66: Nail (Screw) Cabinet - Final Assembly

02-13-2018 05:55 AM by Smitty_Cabinetshop | 19 comments »

Okay. In the last installment I noted that a glued up drawer front / sides piece went kinda ‘parallelogram’ on me overnight. To affect a repair, I brushed water in each of the front corner joints and set it on the shop heater to warm it up thoroughly. Clamped it square and hoped for the best. I just like this ‘in process’ picture. And clamped drawer backs into place after gluing. Marked, drilled, cut and nailed bottoms. Removed excess from backs. While the glue set, I hit the crate with some Howard’s orange oil and beeswax to bring out some of the rich tone of the old pine box while giving it a bit of protection. Not...

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