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Drawer Runner fittings
August 5, 2016
12:55 pm
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Hi Mark,

happy to see it works for you.

drawer sliders are a tricky one for everybody…

have a great week-end.

All the best,

Ness

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August 5, 2016
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Thanks Ness

Worked a treat. There isnt much my head wont get around, but drawer slides seem to be the exception.

Mark

August 4, 2016
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Hi Mark,

Here is a model with the fittings sub method that lines up the holes for applied and built-in drawers.

To position the height of the holes, you have to set up the rule for the carcase holes to reference the zone and for the drawer sides the draw side taking off the lower slack set up in the drawer inners.

In your case the lateral position for the drawer side drilling is a bit complicate due to the fact that you are referencing  the facade but the side has the counter front between it and the facade. So it’s necessary to take 2x board thickness from the hardware hole position to line it up with the carcase holes.

It would be easier to make the counter front underpassing the drawer sides, in this case the hardware can be set up with the actual sizes.

I know these drawer runner set ups are a bit of a headache, hope this is saves a bit of over heating…and aspirin.

cheers,

Ness

August 4, 2016
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This is the built in drawer, the other one was overlay

August 4, 2016
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Hi Ness

Still having problems with built in drawers.

Can get the pins holes to show on the carcass for the bottom drawer on a 4 drawer unit, but they will not duplicate on the other drawers (carcass position).

The holes are fine on the drawer box sides, but cannot get them to link to the sides of the carcass.

Can you have a look.

Ill attach a dummy drawer box.

July 19, 2016
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Hi Mark,

The board priorities are the main reason for a fitting link that doesn’t show up.

cheers,

Ness

July 18, 2016
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Its Ok

turned the aircon on in the office and thought of swapping the overpass for underpass on the new fitting link and all is ok.

mark

July 18, 2016
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Hi Ness

I am probably just being daft as the weather is hot, but i cant seem to get the opposite drawer runner holes to ‘link’ to an upright on a built in drawer. 

works fine with an overlay drawer, but doesent seem to link with a built in.

I know you will know the answer.

Mark

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