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Four sheets of 3 4-in. walnut plywood Two sheets of 3 4-in. birch plywood One sheet of 1 4-in. birch plywood Two sheet of 1 4-in. walnut plywood Birch edge banding 30 bd. ft. of 4 4 walnut 15 bd. ft. of 5 4 walnut Materials and hardware, approximately 1,000 9-3 8-in. lipped self-closing hinges Three pairs of 14-in. full-extension drawer slides Three panels of double-strength tempered glass for doors Four coupler bolts 42 glass retainer clips 48 shelf pegs 300 shelf peg hole grommets Three...

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Cut the miters on your tablesaw with the miter gauge set to 47 degrees (Photo 9). Use a stop block and clamp to hold the corner molding in place. Don't worry if the cut misses the pencil lines slighdy. The finished size of the corner molding isn't critical because of the built-in 1 4-in. safety margins. Here's where the sweat starts to break out on a woodworker's brow. At this point, you've taken care of the joint between the edging and the tabletop. Now the problem is fitting all eight edging...

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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,...