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Woodworking Panels Portales NM

Looking for Woodworking Panels in Portales? We have compiled a list of businesses and services around Portales that should help you with your search. We hope this page helps you find Woodworking Panels in Portales.

Portales Ace Hardware
(575) 356-6711
227 S Main Ave
Portales, NM
 
Lowe's
(575) 742-4000
3601 North Prince Street
Clovis, NM
Hours
M-SA 7 am - 9 pm
SU 9 am - 8 pm

Triangle Ace Hardware
(575) 762-3301
2400 N Prince St, North plains mall
Clovis, NM
 
Furrow's Home Lumber Inc.
(575) 763-4437
1201 E 1st Street
Clovis, NM
 
North Plains Mall
(575) 769-4700
2811 N Prince St
Clovis, NM
Store Hours
Sears Stores
Store Type
Sears Stores
Hours
Mon:10-21
Tue:10-21
Wed:10-21
Thu:10-21
Fri:10-21
Sat:10-21
Sun:12-18
Store Features
Mon:10-21
Tue:10-21
Wed:10-21
Thu:10-21
Fri:10-21
Sat:10-21
Sun:12-18

Burns Hardware Do it center
(575) 769-2528
1511 N Prince St
Clovis, NM
 
LOWE'S OF CLOVIS, NM
505 742-4000
3601 NORTH PRINCE STREET CLOVIS, NM, 88101
Clovis, NM
 
PGP, Inc.
505-762-6654
1729 W. 21st Clovis, NM, 88101
Clovis, NM
 
Hacienda Home Centers
(575) 769-2651
200 East Brady Avenue
Clovis, NM
 
Fastenal- Clovis
505-763-9335
1306 State Rd. 209 Clovis, NM, 88101
Clovis, NM
 

Good-Looking Panels - Tips - American Woodworker

Good-Looking Panels

Nothing makes a cabinet look worse than door panels with unattractive grain that runs at weird angles. It pays to be picky about grain direction, even if it means wasting some plywood.

After assembling your door frames without glue, slide them around on the sheet  of plywood until they frame attractive panels. Look for symmetrical grain patterns that you can center. Avoid patterns that run off one side. 

I try to find grain that resembles mountains or cathedral arches. These A-shaped patterns make doors and cabinets appear taller and more graceful. Tight grain patterns, where the early and late growth is closely spaced, usually look better than patterns with wide grain. 

Mark your good-looking panels by tracing around the inside of the door frames. Cut out the traced panels at least 1/2 in. larger on all four sides. Then trim them to fit the frames. Use the ugly plywood that’s left over for jigs or in other places where appearance doesn’t matter. ...

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