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Tim

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11-10-2009 07:05 PM

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While the urethane cures on my first real project (pics to come), it’s time to start thinking of the next one. I’m planning on building a painted corner cupboard and I’d like it to have a single glass door for the top portion. It should be small enough to only require 6 panes of glass but I have zero experience in the joinery/steps necessary to plan this out correctly. Can anyone recommend a book, or books, that describe some different techniques involved in making this type of door? My local library system is surprisingly light on techincal woodworking texts.

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#1 posted 11-10-2009 07:39 PM

Tim – look forward to the pics. While I’m not certain as to exactly where to send you forthis info, you can search the internet – I’m sure someone has posted info about this. Here are two site I’ve found helpful in the past:
http://www.diynetwork.com/

http://www.doityourself.com/

-- Harold

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#2 posted 11-10-2009 07:42 PM

Charles Neil is doing a Podcast on building a corner cabinet.
http://charlesneilwoodworking.com/

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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#3 posted 11-10-2009 07:47 PM

Norm Abram built one in the NYW many years ago. Find his “Mostly Shaker” book ISBN 0-316-00473-1 published in 1992. The book goes into great detail on the steps needed to build the corner cabinet (page 144-165). If you can’t find a copy try abebooks.com. They have used copies available.

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