Molding And Rabbet

That takes care of the worst part of the door frame. Next, the two door stiles (A) and the bottom rail (B) are cut to size, see Fig. 1. Then the inside edges of all four pieces for the door are routed to form a shouldered quarter-round molded edge.

This molding cut is made (on the router table) with a Va" rounding-over bit, and positioned to leave a %2"-deep shoulder along the face side of all four pieces, see Detail A in Fig. 1.

rabbet. Then, a rabbet is cut on the back edge of each piece for the glass. Although the width of this rabbet is shown as W, the actual width must be exactly the same as (in line with) the shoulder of the quarter-round molding.

After setting the fence on the router table to the correct width, I set the depth of cut to leave a Vie" flat area on the outside edge of the quarter round. (This is so the quarter round doesn't end quite so abruptly.)

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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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