Get squared away for the assembly

X Before assembly, give all of the parts a final sanding with 220-grit sandpaper, and soften any sharp edges. Glue and clamp the front bottom rail (E) to the bottom (H), flushing the top edges and the shoulders of the tenons.

2 Make the side assemblies by gluing up two legs (A), a top side rail (B), a

Materials List

FINISHED SIZE

Part T W L

Mat). Oty.

A* legs

Vh"

V/z"

43%"

L0

4

B top side rails

2"

6W

0

C bottom side rails

2-/4"

6V4"

0

~~2~

D top rails, front/back

2"

12W

0

2

E bottom rails, front/back

3/4"

2V>"

12W

0

2

F side panels

~W

37/e"

35V,"

0

2

G* back panel

Vi

IOV2"

35V»"

E0

1

H bottom

w

5%"

fr

0

1

I* top

y4-

87/b"

E0

1

"Parts initially cut oversize. See the instructions.

Materials key: LO-laminated oak, O-oak, EO-edge-joined oak.

"Parts initially cut oversize. See the instructions.

Materials key: LO-laminated oak, O-oak, EO-edge-joined oak.

Supplies: #8x'/2" flathead wood screws (8), W glass shelves (4), glue, stain, finish.

Buying Guide

Hardware. Desktop fasteners no. 130216, $3.50 for a bag of 10; Vi" spoon-style bronze shelf pins no. 27113, $2.99 for a bag of 25; optional curio cabinet light no. 09J81, $10.99. Order from Woodcraft, 560 Airport Industrial Park, P.O. Box 1686, Parkersburg, WV 26102-1686. Call 800/225-1153, or go to www.wood-craft.com.

showtime storage h full-size side panel bottom side rail (C), and a side panel (F). Secure the panels to the rails with a single drop of glue in the center of the rails' grooves. Center the panels between the legs. This construction keeps the panels centered, but still allows them to expand and contract. Check that each assembly is square and flat.

With the glue dry, join the side assemblies with the top rails (D), the front bottom rail/bottom (E/H), back bottom rail (E), and the back panel (G). Assemble the back panel and rails in the same manner as the side panels and rails. To support the back edge of the bottom, insert shelf pins in the holes previously drilled in the bottom side rails (C). Drive #8x1/2" flathead wood screws through the desktop fasteners into the top side rails (B). Adjust the top (I) for an equal reveal on all sides, mark the fastener locations on the top, and drill %4" pilot holes 1/2" deep. Remove the top and the desktop fasteners.

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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