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#1 posted 12-09-2012 02:47 AM

I use a domino in the corners of oversize raised panel doors. Cut right through the cope and stick joint. 6mm is real close to the thickness of the tongue on the cope. I make my own domino stock to fit the widest setting and cut them to fit the deepest plunge possible. You can use a hollow chisel mortice bit in your drill press to acheive the same thing.
A 16” by 42” raised panel door in my kitchen has held up 18 years with just glue and a cope and stick joint in the corners. No extra tenon length needed!

-- Fine Custom Woodwork since 1978


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