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    What to do: How to attach MDF side by side?

    Well, the center/top of my box design requires the MDF to be side by side. Just curious on what methods you guys use to attach them. My guess is just glue the pieces together and screw em together in various spots?

    EDIT: side by side as in flat together ||



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    Re: What to do: How to attach MDF side by side?

    have pics? i can't picture what you're trying to do.




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    Re: What to do: How to attach MDF side by side?

    Quote Originally Posted by bmxbikes View Post
    glue and screw

    like a double baffle right?
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    Re: What to do: How to attach MDF side by side?

    I think he's referring to something like a double baffle.

    EDIT: I'm too slow =(




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    Re: What to do: How to attach MDF side by side?

    yeah one sec



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    Re: What to do: How to attach MDF side by side?

    oh wow lotta replies in the time it takes me to type "yeah one sec", yes it slike a double baffle, cool so just glue and screw, i was hoping that would be the answer.



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    Re: What to do: How to attach MDF side by side?

    Actually- it sounds like hes attatching them side to side to me.

    If you are talking face ot face- like Double baffle- just glue and screw.

    If side to side- biscuits or dowels glued into both pieces.




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    Re: What to do: How to attach MDF side by side?

    glue and clamps



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    Re: What to do: How to attach MDF side by side?

    yeah its like a double baffle if thats what you guys call it hehe im new to this box building shiznit. Like the top of the box, as well as the center, two pieces side by side.

    Glue and screw, just the answer i was hoping for hehe, thanks for the quick replies. Should be buying materials tomorrow



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    Re: What to do: How to attach MDF side by side?

    You got your answer now show us a pic of your explorer



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    Re: What to do: How to attach MDF side by side?

    lol i dont think i have any on my computer, give me a sec



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    Re: What to do: How to attach MDF side by side?

    Good luck on the build! Post pics later!!




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    Re: What to do: How to attach MDF side by side?

    best i got right now, its a fairly old pic, will have more up when i (hopefully) do an attempt at my install this weekend.




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    Re: What to do: How to attach MDF side by side?

    Quote Originally Posted by Supergumby5000 View Post
    yeah its like a double baffle if thats what you guys call it hehe im new to this box building shiznit. Like the top of the box, as well as the center, two pieces side by side.

    Glue and screw, just the answer i was hoping for hehe, thanks for the quick replies. Should be buying materials tomorrow

    Side by side, or on top each other?

    A double baffle wouldn't be described as 2 boards "side by side"

    I'm confused.




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