Handles for glass doors

Cheaper doors have oblong finger-grips of about 1/8 in (3 mm) thickness glass cemented to the plate (237:2), but undoubtedly the better method is a cut finger-grip (237:1) which is run in with a grinding-wheel. Alternatively, thin sections of wood, preferably built up of several sheets of veneer to overcome shrinkage, can be glued to the glass with Araldite cement (237:3, 4), and in the writer's experience have proved satisfactory in use, although obviously they will not stand hard knocks.

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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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