Vital Statistics Display Cabinet

TYPE: Display cabinet OVERALL SIZE: 18W by 15VizD by 60H MATERIAL: Mahogany and birch plywood JOINERY: Dowel, biscuit, butt, miter joints CONSTRUCTION DETAILS:

- Fluted front stiles and profiled top edge add a sophisticated touch

■ Shaped legs and a separate base give cabinet an elegant, traditional look

■ Mirrored back, adjustable glass shelves, and glass panels

- Glass panels held in place with wood stops FINISHING OPTIONS: Wood stain and clear topcoat

PREPARING STOCK 3-4 hours

Building time

PREPARING STOCK 3-4 hours

LAYOUT 4-6 hours

CUTTING PARTS 3-5 hours

ASSEMBLY 6-8 hours

FINISHING 2-3 hours c^sa

TOTAL: 18-26 hours

Tools you'll use

Jointer

Planer

Table saw

Power miter saw

Band saw

Hot glue gun

Drill/driver

Doweling jig

Right-angle drill guide

Bar or pipe clamps

Spring or C-clamps

Plunge router with Vi-in. core box bit, 3/3-in. piloted rabbet bit, Roman ogee bit

Biscuit joiner

Shopping list

CI (1) 1/4-ir.-thick mirrored glass

LJ 11/4-iri. flathead wood screws; 3/4-In. brads

□ (3) 3-in. brass ball-tip hinges; brass door knob

□ Shelf pins, bullet catch

□ Glue, finishing materials

1V4" solid-brass oval shaped knob gullet catch dowel pins, typ.

#6 X 11/4" ftathead wood screws, typ.

3" solid-brass ball tip loose pin hinges, typ.

Display Cabinet

#2.0 biscuits join top supports (K) to side frames

#6 X 11/4" ftathead wood screws, typ.

1V4" solid-brass oval shaped knob gullet catch

3" solid-brass ball tip loose pin hinges, typ.

dowel pins, typ.

Glass panes are set into 3/0"-wide x W-deep rabbets and held in with 3/6"x 3/6" retainer strips

Woodworking Tools and Installation Tips

Woodworking Tools and Installation Tips

There are a lot of things that either needs to be repaired, or put together when youre a homeowner. If youre a new homeowner, and have just gotten out of apartment style living, you might want to take this list with you to the hardware store. From remolding jobs to putting together furniture you can use these 5 power tools to get your stuff together. Dont forget too that youll need a few extra tools for other jobs around the house.

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