Breadboard ends in SketchUp – Cutting Board Part 2


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In
my last blog
, I confirmed the primary section of establishing the
Slicing Board for an undermount kitchen sink. I confirmed the
growth of the 2 major elements, the middle part and
the 2 breadboard ends. On this weblog, I finalize the
building by creating the joinery.

There are various benefits to having breadboards in an
utility like this, but it surely additionally complicates the joinery. The
breadboard grain path is at proper angles to the mid
part, subsequently making a cross-grain concern with wooden
motion. The breadboard ends should enable enlargement and
contraction of the middle part, in any other case it can create
cracks. To permit this relative motion, the breadboards are
not glued full size, somewhat fixed with screws (on this
case) that may modify inside slots, somewhat than tight shank
holes. I glue within the heart tenon solely.

Right here is the exploded mannequin (in again edges format) displaying
the element joinery.

Exploded


The next video exhibits the element joinery to permit this
flexibility and relative motion of the elements.

Tim    @KillenWOOD

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