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Forum topic by ohtimberwolf posted 11-18-2014 04:56 PM 767 views 0 times favorited 3 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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11-18-2014 04:56 PM

Topic tags/keywords: slides

This ad came to me and states that the slides are for use in 32mm cabinet systems. Does this restrict it from being used on kitchen cabinets that I would build as normal inch sizes? Not sure what or why they are advising folks of this. larry

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#1 posted 11-18-2014 05:12 PM

You can use them for your cabinetry.
The 32mm system is all about hole spacing. The guides have holes that line up with shelf holes that are drilled using the 32mm system and use euro screws.
The 32mm system is mostly used in production shops.

EDIT: The guides also have smaller holes for you to use regular screws with (#6 or #8’s I believe.)

Here is a short reply regarding the 32 mm system

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#2 posted 11-18-2014 07:07 PM

Iwud has it right. I use 3832s all the time in face frame cabs all the time. My drawer boxes are all 5/8 maple
so I use a 6×1/2 screw.

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#3 posted 11-18-2014 10:45 PM

Thanks guys, I was hoping for something like that. larry

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