Set the top panel face down on the shop floor and position the safe upside down on top of it. Align the back of the cabinet with the back edge of the top and center the safe between the panel edges. Starting near the corners, fit the rabbeted ends of the wood buttons into the grooves in the top rails; space the buttons about 6 inches apart and leave a '/¿-inch gap between the bottom of the grooves and the lipped ends of the buttons to allow for wood movement. Drive screws to fasten the buttons in place (right).
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