Now make the moldings

ICut the trim (E), top cap (F), and bottom cap (G) to size. Rout a cove along the front edge and both ends of the trim. (We used a table-mounted router, as shown on Drawing 4.) With b frame assembly

TOP FRAME

W hole 13/i6" deep Mating hole is same size.

Dowel-alignment marks

TOP FRAME

W hole 13/i6" deep Mating hole is same size.

Dowel-alignment marks

Dowel-alignment marks the routed side down, center the trim piece (E) from side to side on top of the frame. Align its back edge with the back of the filler pieces, and clamp.

Mirror

%4" pilot hole 3A" deep

Mirror

%4" pilot hole 3A" deep

5/32" hole, countersunk

3/a" hole Vi" deep

2 Drill two 7/64" pilot holes through the trim (E) and W deep into the filler pieces (D). Remove the clamps, and enlarge the holes through the trim to ¥32". Countersink them. Apply glue along the top edge of the top rail (B) (but not on the end grain of the stiles), and screw the trim piece in place.

3 Now, rout the molding profile on the front edge and both ends of the top and bottom caps (F/G). Do this with a classical-pattern bit (see the Bit Guide) chucked in your table-mounted router, as shown on Drawing 4.

4 Glue and clamp the top cap (F) in position. Align the back edge with the back edge of the trim piece (E), and center it from side to side on the frame.

5 Next, attach the bottom cap (G). Center the cap from side to side, the back flush with the back of the fillers. Clamp the cap in position, and drill the %4" pilot holes through it into the ends of the filler pieces (D). Refer to Drawing 1a to enlarge the holes through the cap. Apply glue along the bottom edge of the bottom rail (C), and screw the cap to the frame. Plug the holes.

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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