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Forum topic by Jamb52 posted 356 days ago 339 views 0 times favorited 3 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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356 days ago

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


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teejk

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#1 posted 356 days ago

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

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#2 posted 356 days ago

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 356 days ago

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

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