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Project by MichaelT77 posted 700 days ago 872 views 0 times favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch

A customer asked me to install cabinet doors to cover a cubby hole in her bathroom. The existing cover was a couple rectangular pieces of unfinished luaun that would slide back and forth. The opening is nowhere near any standard size, so I decided to build the doors to my own measurements. I bought a couple of bits from Rockler, watched one or two videos on YouTube, and went to work. It turned out surprisingly well. Primed and painted, a couple of glass knobs and magnetic catches. Customer was happy. I got some enjoyment learning about panel construction, and applying that knowledge to a project.

-- Michael T, Pittsburgh, PA





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exelectrician

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#1 posted 700 days ago

Your project turned turned out great.

-- Love thy neighbour as thyself

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#2 posted 699 days ago

Great job! Welcome to LJ’s.

-- Jack, Albuquerque

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#3 posted 699 days ago

Looks good Michael, (guess you found out oak ply does not paint well) JB

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