Continued Wall Cabinet Assembly
Once the plane shelf was ready, I moved back to the cabinet carcass. I assembled the bottom and the back in order to begin with the carcass components which would support the plane shelf.
After the bottom & back were glued up I installed two (2) spacer blocks on the bottom. The plane shelf will land on these spacer blocks. The gap between them provides a place for me to grab under the plane shelf so that I can lift it.
|The Spacer Blocks, about to be glued on.|
|Yeah, the hinge spacer doesn't need any Dominos.|
|The plane shelf is screwed to the hing spacer via a 12" piano hinge.|
Installing the hinge before the carcass top made it easier to set the
|The plane shelf installed, and in action.|
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Cutting the Cabinet Carcass (in relative terms)
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