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Dan Krager

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#1 posted 01-31-2013 12:22 PM

Bandit makes a good point about the corners. The T&G in the corner is strong because the glued grain is parallel. Using this orientation, even a plain miter would be strong. Just remember that the panel between the posts must be mechanically trapped, not glued because of movement.

-- Dan Krager, Olney IL If you take something apart and put it back together enough times, eventually you will have two of them.

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