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Forum topic by buckbuster31 posted 08-25-2017 03:55 PM 396 views 0 times favorited 11 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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08-25-2017 03:55 PM

if you were joining an apron to table leg would you use 8mm or 10 mm?


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#1 posted 08-25-2017 04:34 PM

I don’t have dominos, but I use 12mm dowels.

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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#2 posted 08-25-2017 05:35 PM

10 mm .. just my preference

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#3 posted 08-25-2017 06:06 PM



10 mm .. just my preference

- CharlesNeil

would you put 2 per apron piece?

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#4 posted 08-25-2017 07:02 PM

BB31, with just two of us, I prefer double 9s! ;-)

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#5 posted 08-25-2017 07:17 PM



BB31, with just two of us, I prefer double 9s! ;-)

- papadan

double 9s it is! hopefully this year you can find the time and energy to let me set you up on a turkey to shoot still!

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#6 posted 08-25-2017 09:19 PM

Buck, it would depend on the size and use of the table for me. Are you making an end table or a dining table?

-- Art

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#7 posted 08-25-2017 09:25 PM

dining table.

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#8 posted 08-25-2017 09:45 PM

Buck, in that case I would use 2 10mm dominoes for a 1” thick apron and 2 8mm’s for a 3/4” apron.

-- Art

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#9 posted 08-25-2017 09:56 PM

I just use 8×50’s on table leg to apron applications,but it will need more support than Domino’s alone…

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#10 posted 08-26-2017 12:52 PM

yes double up

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#11 posted 08-26-2017 02:54 PM

As to # of domio’s no matter the size, I always used the formula I use for any tenons. 1/3rd the width of the material is domino’s. I would divide the thickness by 3, and what ever got me closest to that third was what I went with. If it took 2 9’s or or 10’s what ever.

Worked well.

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