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Assemble a huge case from five smaller, easy-to-build units. Must you angle a fence to saw an absolutely straight line Yup, and this one is easy to adjust. Turn a perfectly tapered leg with a few simple aids. American Woodworker Subscriber Service Dept., RO. Box 8148, Red Oak, IA 51591-1148, (800) 666-3111, e-mail AWWservice rd.com A complete index is available online at www.americanwoodworker.com Copies of Past Articles Photocopies are available for 3 each. Write or calf American Woodworker...

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Some are specialized, others are used mainly for aesthetic purposes and some will save you money if you are using a lot of them. Use pins with a collar when the holes go ail the way through a partition. Colored supports blend with the cabinet. Plastic supports are about half the price of metal supports. Supports with locking tabs will keep the shelf in place see Sources . Sources Woodworkers Hardware, 800 383-0130, www.wwhardware.conn 5-mm self-centering bit, VBS gt MM, 21. 5-mm spoon shelf...

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Add glue blocks C9 behind the crown molding for added strength Photo 11 . 36. Screw the crown assembly to the top of the bookcases and add the top panel CIO . 37. Add the door and drawer pulls see Sources, right . 38. With the building completed, you can now disassemble the bookcase sections, do a final sanding and apply a stain and topcoat finish. I choose a dark stain see Sources and then applied a satin lacquer topcoat using an HVLP spray gun. Woodworkers Supply. SCO 645-9292,...