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Forum topic by lateralus819 posted 07-24-2013 11:47 PM 501 views 0 times favorited 3 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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lateralus819

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07-24-2013 11:47 PM

I’ve got my drawers fitting and sliding smoothly, with about 1/16 of a gap. It’s been incredibly humid here lately.

I figure the woods as expanded as its going to get, is this safe?


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#1 posted 07-25-2013 01:16 AM

didn’t you use a plywood botom?

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#2 posted 07-25-2013 10:21 AM

Yes

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#3 posted 07-25-2013 01:27 PM

Then you should be fine.

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