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Thread: Drawer glides

  1. #1
    Join Date
    Nov 2006
    Oak Harbor Washington on Whidbey Island

    Drawer glides

    Is there a drawer glide that will allow the drawer to be pulled out of one side of the cabinet as well as the other side.

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  2. #2
    Join Date
    Jan 2011
    Spitting distance north of Detroit Michigan
    'Two way slides'

    Edit..Whoops, guess I should of said something...howdy, how bout this...whatcha workin on...or at least hope it helps
    Last edited by Ken Cook; 07-24-2011 at 05:39 AM.

  3. #3
    Join Date
    May 2011
    So. Florida
    You could save yourself a bunch of money by just making a drawer the width of the cabinet, and use a wood to wood slide. It could be a strip of wood that rides in a dado, or the bottom of the drawer edges would ride on rails or on a substrate, like a dust stop. With the drawer the width of the cabinet, it will pull out more than you would need to get to more than half of what's in it.

    You can make it slide real nice by using mica (HPL - high pressure laminate) strips, like Formica as mating edges. There's pictures in this thread:


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