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Easy door buck

comments (1) January 31st, 2011 in Project Gallery
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Building a door buck (FHB #8, p.35) is a good idea if you find yourself dealing with a house full of door hanging from scratch, but for a quick setup, the answer is right in your toolbox. I use two bar clamps, one on each side of the door. Small blocks between the clamp and the door face will prevent marring.

 

Paul A. Jones, Pacifica, CA 

From Fine Homebuilding 9, pp. 12

 


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deanjones deanjones writes: very informative
Posted: 7:58 am on March 29th

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