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Forum topic by Jamb52 posted 09-05-2013 09:06 PM 402 views 0 times favorited 3 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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Jamb52

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09-05-2013 09:06 PM

anyone have any good ideas on making drawer runners that don’t twist and stick.?


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#1 posted 09-05-2013 09:10 PM

not enough info there…what are you doing, how big, more…

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#2 posted 09-05-2013 09:10 PM

I camber my drawer runners so that only the center of the runner makes contact with the drawer = less friction. I also wax them.

that’s as far as the “don’t stick” part… I’ve never had a runner twist on me though.

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#3 posted 09-05-2013 09:43 PM

Osage Orange makes a fantastic drawer runner. Self lubricating as well.

-- Michael :-{| Don't anthropomorphise your tools, they hate it when you do that.

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