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#1 posted 587 days ago

My Father in Law just finished building custom cabinets for his house, with all drawers on the bottom instead of doors…most of the drawers are big, 36” x 24” Deep x 10 inches tall. I asked him about this very thing, he said he simply substituted 1/2 Ply for the bottoms instead of 1/4” for smaller Silver-ware type drawers. Those drawers are very stout, full of heavy dishes and doing fine.

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