How to Cut the Front Trim for Chest of Drawers

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Learn how to cut the front trim for a chest of drawers in this free DIY woodworking video. View Video Transcript

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Jon Olson

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Hi this is Jon on behalf of Expert Village in this video clip we will be cutting our front trim. Now on my drawn I have 2" trim going all the way around my piece and in between in drawers, except for the bottom piece, that's going to be 4". I'm going to start with the side pieces which are 2" wide by 58" long. First I'm going to cut my board to 58", next I need to ripe some 2" strips, now that I have my long trim pieces cut I'm going to continue to the same procedure for my short trim pieces. The next thing I need to do is plain my trim pieces down to 3/4".