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david_larch

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04-03-2012 03:00 AM

Ok, so I am in the midst of designing my bathroom vanity in a mid-century modern style. It is 48” long with six drawers, pretty standard. Basically its 3 boxes 18”,12”,18” with an applied end and bottom. I am going to add 2 sliding wood doors in a wooden track (from rockler) to the front to hide some of the face. The bottom track is going to go in a dado in the bottom of the piece. So my question is:

How can I attach the top track to the bottom of the counter? I havent picked it out so I dont know if is stone or composite. If it is stone can I glue and clamp or is this bad news?

note about the photo; I know that the pulls are in the wrong spot, I was mid model – same goes for the other obviously goofy things like the wierd sink.

-- www.alibiwoodworks.com


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david_larch

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#1 posted 04-03-2012 02:58 PM

Anybody? Bueller….

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#2 posted 04-03-2012 03:23 PM

You can set the top on piece of plywood cut to recess into the frame. Or you can epoxy to the top.

-- Chris K

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#3 posted 04-03-2012 03:41 PM

epoxy or silicone

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