Drawer slips tenon into front groove.


Whether it's alone in the case, alongside other drawers, or in a stack of drawers, the traditional drawer can be made the same way. Shallow drawers use space better than deep ones, which fill up with inaccessible clutter or dead air.

Front corners: single-lap

V4-in. clearance releases air pressure.

Round over back's top edge.

Bottom: quartersawn i/4-in. thick.

Rabbet on three sides forms tongues.

Bottom slides under back, tongues enter grooves in slips and front.

Drawer slips tenon into front groove.

Small taper helps drawer enter case.

Back corners: through dovetails.

Drawer slips, same wood as sides, increase bearing surface.

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