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xx   DOOR

How to tool sheets of copper and mount them in door panels.
AMERICAN HOME CRAFTS Fall 1978 (v.6#4) pg. 82, 111

Building frame and panel doors. A primer on one of the basics of the cabinetmaker's craft.
AMERICAN WOODWORKER #31 Mar-Apr 1993 pg. 22
Added Info AMERICAN WOODWORKER #33 Jul-Aug 1993 pg. 6

Tips on constructing a weather-tight frame-and-panel door for exterior applications.
AMERICAN WOODWORKER #43 Feb 1995 pg. 14

Easy entry door. Full-size exterior frame-and-panel door uses multiple biscuit joints (instead of mortise-and-tenon joints) to build the frame.
AMERICAN WOODWORKER #50 Feb 1996 pg. 64
Added Info AMERICAN WOODWORKER #53 Aug 1996 pg. 6

Choices for cabinet doors. Five basic constructions that fit any style of case (solid wood frame with solid wood panel, solid wood frame with thin panel, flat door, flat panel with solid wood frame, and board-and-batten door.
AMERICAN WOODWORKER #60 Aug 1997 pg. 48

No-fuss frame-and-panel cabinet doors and drawer front are created with rabbeting and applied molding.
AMERICAN WOODWORKER #65 Apr 1998 pg. 42

Coopering a frame-and-panel door. An easy way to make curved panels from strips of solid wood.
AMERICAN WOODWORKER #67 Aug 1998 pg. 48

Veneered raised-panel doors. Includes instructions for making and using a table saw raised-panel jig.
AMERICAN WOODWORKER #68 Oct 1998 pg. 70

Making tombstone (arched-top) frame-and-panel cabinet doors.
AMERICAN WOODWORKER #72 Apr 1999 pg. 72

Stile and rail joinery on your router table. Using a reversible stile and rail cutter to make perfect-fitting frames for doors and cabinets without dowels, mortises or biscuits.
AMERICAN WOODWORKER #78 Feb 2000 pg. 72

Making raised-panel doors on the router table. A pull-out shop guide that is a reprint of an April 2001 article.
AMERICAN WOODWORKER #92 Feb 2002 pg. Insert

Straightening curved stock. How to repair a warped stile on a frame-and-panel door by resawing and laminating.
CANADIAN HOME WORKSHOP Winter 2002 (v.25#3) pg. 64

Diagrams show the "pioneer" method and a modified method for holding the panels in frame and panel cabinet doors.
CANADIAN WORKSHOP Jan 1980 (v.3#4) pg. 7

Frame-and-panel cabinet door construction.
CANADIAN WORKSHOP Apr 1988 (v.11#7) pg. 10

How to make raised panel interior doors.
CANADIAN WORKSHOP Nov 1992 (v.16#2) pg. 21

Basic instructions for making a one-panel and two-panel frame-and-panel cabinet door.
CANADIAN WORKSHOP Feb 1994 (v.17#5) pg. 14

Build a full-size (72" tall) round-top frame-and-panel passage door and matching door frame.
CANADIAN WORKSHOP Feb 1995 (v.18#5) pg. 34

Tip on repairing separation of rails and stiles on panel doors.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #241 Sep 1983 (v.33#7) pg. 92

Tip on straightening a bowed stile on an oak door.
FINE HOMEBUILDING #10 Aug-Sep 1982 pg. 8

Curved doors. How to fabricate curved frame-and-panel doors for use on cabinets, closets, etc.
FINE HOMEBUILDING #12 Dec 1982-Jan 1983 pg. 61

An elegant site-built door. Build a custom interior or exterior frame-and-panel door with common job-site tools and readily available materials.
FINE HOMEBUILDING #83 Aug-Sep 1993 pg. 57
Added Info FINE HOMEBUILDING #85 Dec 1993-Jan 1994 pg. 6

Making frame-and-panel cabinet doors using router bits.
FINE HOMEBUILDING #90 Aug-Sep 1994 pg. 58
Added Info FINE HOMEBUILDING #103 Jun-Jul 1996 pg. 30

Tips on constructing raised-panel doors (frame-and-panel doors) which will minimize any problems or movement caused by moisture.
FINE HOMEBUILDING #107 Feb-Mar 1997 pg. 16

How to make a raised panel door using only a table saw and a chisel.
FINE WOODWORKING #7 Summer 1977 pg. 14

Entry doors. How to construct frame-and-panel entry (exterior) doors. A look at construction, design and glass considerations.
FINE WOODWORKING #9 Winter 1977 pg. 44

Paneled doors and walls. Colonial workmen relied on the right wood planes to shape the profiles on panels, rails and stiles. A review of the planes and the techniques used.
FINE WOODWORKING #18 Sep-Oct 1979 pg. 84

Variations on the frame and panel. Illustrations of contemporary decorative doors which contain few or many pieces, and combine both machine and hand methods.
FINE WOODWORKING #29 Jul-Aug 1981 pg. 59

Tip: How to fabricate raised panel doors with S-curved (cyma curved) panels.
FINE WOODWORKING #30 Sep-Oct 1981 pg. 22

Hand-made wooden planes are used to plane the bevel and shoulder on raised panel doors.
FINE WOODWORKING #30 Sep-Oct 1981 pg. 59

A jig for a radial arm saw to cut raised panels for frame-and-panel cabinet doors. A decorative joint for the frame is also noted. How to make panels from plywood and veneer described.
FINE WOODWORKING #39 Mar-Apr 1983 pg. 90

Tips on the correct fit between frame and panel in raised-panel doors.
FINE WOODWORKING #46 May-Jun 1984 pg. 16

Building traditional, fullsize, frame-and-panel doors.
FINE WOODWORKING #49 Nov-Dec 1984 pg. 44

Fancy raised panels feature shaped edges (ogee, arched, serpentine, etc.). Hand-carving is used to shape the hollows and rounds after machines are used to remove as much waste as possible.
FINE WOODWORKING #50 Jan-Feb 1985 pg. 49

Tips on using a router to make raised-panel doors.
FINE WOODWORKING #57 Mar-Apr 1986 pg. 14

Comparison of solid-vs.-laminated 8/4 stock for use as rails, stiles and panels for household doors.
FINE WOODWORKING #64 May-Jun 1987 pg. 16

Making period doors. Building frame-and-panel entry and passage doors. Designs for Georgian (1720-1790), Federal (1780-1820), and Greek Revival (1820-1860) are shown.
FINE WOODWORKING #71 Jul-Aug 1988 pg. 60

Table saw jig for making steep angled cuts on the edges of long work pieces (as when making fielded panel doors) straddles the rip fence.
FINE WOODWORKING #75 Mar-Apr 1989 pg. 10

Tips on shaping curved rails and panels for raised-panel doors.
FINE WOODWORKING #83 Jul-Aug 1990 pg. 24

Cabinet door frames. Machine methods for strong construction of the frames for traditionalframe-and-panel cabinet doors.
FINE WOODWORKING #86 Jan-Feb 1991 pg. 76
Added Info FINE WOODWORKING #88 May-Jun 1991 pg. 12

Advice on making solid-wood, raised-panel exterior doors that can better withstand wood movement.
FINE WOODWORKING #100 May-Jun 1993 pg. 26
Added Info FINE WOODWORKING #102 Sep-Oct 1993 pg. 14

Simple frame-and-panel cabinet door is dressed up by applying shop made quirk-and-bead molding around the inside edges of the rails and stiles.
FINE WOODWORKING #104 Jan-Feb 1994 pg. 80

Special clamping jig to use when gluing up small paneled doors.
FINE WOODWORKING #106 May-Jun 1994 pg. 24

Doors make the difference. Five door options for simple cabinets. (1) Frame and glass-panel. (2) Frame and flat-panel. (3) Frame and hand-carved panels. (4) Vertical center stile. (5) Carved flush panels with center stile.
FINE WOODWORKING #106 May-Jun 1994 pg. 50

Frame-and-panel door construction trick uses a spline to guide the installation of the moldings around the inside of the frame.
FINE WOODWORKING #107 Jul-Aug 1994 pg. 18

Making frames with molded edges for glazed or raised-panel doors using a router. What is available in cope-and-stick router bit sets.
FINE WOODWORKING #107 Jul-Aug 1994 pg. 50
Added Info FINE WOODWORKING #109 Nov-Dec 1994 pg. 8

Choosing the strongest joinery for full-size frame-and-panel door frames. A comparison of bolted, doweled, tongue-and-groove, loose tenon, mortise-and-tenon, and biscuit joints.
FINE WOODWORKING #111 Mar-Apr 1995 pg. 58
Added Info FINE WOODWORKING #113 Jul-Aug 1995 pg. 4, 6
Added Info FINE WOODWORKING #115 Nov-Dec 1995 pg. 10

Making full-sized frame-and-panel passage doors. A combination of machine and handwork makes a tightly coped joint where rail meets stile without the need for expensive tooling.
FINE WOODWORKING #120 Sep-Oct 1996 pg. 58
Added Info FINE WOODWORKING #122 Jan-Feb 1997 pg. 8
Added Info FINE WOODWORKING #123 Mar-Apr 1997 pg. 8

Tip to avoid end-grain tearout when jointing the top and bottom edges of frame-and-panel cabinet doors.
FINE WOODWORKING #125 Jul-Aug 1997 pg. 26

An illustrated guide to frame-and-panel cabinet doors. Looks at basic structure, joinery options, panel variations, panel design, etc.
FINE WOODWORKING #129 Mar-Apr 1998 pg. 73

Build a houseful of doors. How to measure, construct and install simple frame-and-panel doors to fit existing openings in a Tudor cottage. The V-grooved panel is assembled from 1x4 stock. The rails and stiles are 8/4 and use #20 biscuit joints instead of mortise-and-tenon joints.
FINE WOODWORKING #130 May-Jun 1998 pg. 70

Three ways to make cabinet doors. (1) Frames for solid-wood panels. (2) Frames for glass panels. (3) Fast frames for plywood panels.
FINE WOODWORKING #135 Mar-Apr 1999 pg. 75

Arched top cabinet doors. Make arched raised-panel (frame-and-panel) doors of any size using this adjustable jig and a router.
FINE WOODWORKING #138 Sep-Oct 1999 pg. 76
Correction FINE WOODWORKING #139 Nov-Dec 1999 pg. 12

Making a double-tenon bridle joint for frame-and-panel door frames.
HOME FURNITURE #6 Spring 1996 pg. 101

Tip: Use old, four-panel wooden doors, cut in half, as sides for new furniture, such as book cases, cabinets, etc.
HOMEOWNERS HOW TO Jul-Aug 1982 (v.7#4) pg. 8

Panel-making the old-time way. Using hand tools to build frame-and-panel doors.
MECHANIX ILLUSTRATED #650 Jul 1982 (v.78) pg. 51

Five low-cost decorating ideas. (1) Create a paneled look with molding. (2) Make wood look like marble. (3) Build an eye-catching cornice treatment. (4) Build homemade panel doors for your cabinets. The removable panels can be wallpapered, wrapped, or painted to match room decor. (5) Add mirrors to stair risers to create the illusion of no risers at all. This trick visually enlarges small foyers.
MECHANIX ILLUSTRATED #678 Oct 1984 (v.80) pg. 54

Tips on carving decorative panels for panel doors. Careful attention to the design and balance are discussed.
NATIONAL CARVERS REVIEW Spring 1979 (v.10#1) pg. 31

Other uses for panel doors.
POPULAR MECHANICS Sep 1963 (v.120#3) pg. 144

Making a frame-and-panel door, a traditional four-panel, flat-panel version.
POPULAR MECHANICS Mar 1997 (v.174#3) pg. 84

Panel door construction using a table saw.
POPULAR WOODWORKING #45 Oct 1988 (v.8#3) pg. 27

Clamping jig (consisting of a plywood back and two cleats at 90-degrees) provides an accurate reference when squaring and clamping frame-and-panel doors.
POPULAR WOODWORKING #82 Jan 1995 (v.14#4) pg. 9

How to make a hand-crafted, full-size, raised-panel door. Requires a table saw, router, sander and some hand tools.
PRACTICAL HOMEOWNER Jan 1987 (v.2#1) pg. 74

Raised door panels cut with a rotary planer.
SCIENCE & MECHANICS #215 Mar 1963 (v.34#3) pg. 111

Building raised panel doors like a pro using a router table and three special bits.
SHOPNOTES #35 Sep 1997 (v.6) pg. 12

Stile and rail bits for use in a table-mounted router explained.
SHOPNOTES #35 Sep 1997 (v.6) pg. 24

Jig and clamping system for gluing up a frame-and-panel door.
SHOPNOTES #35 Sep 1997 (v.6) pg. 28

How to build several versions of raised panels. (1) Rectangular panels with rabbeted or routed backs. (2) Cope-and-stick joinery. (3) Raising panels with router bits. (4) Arched-top panels and frames.
WOOD MAGAZINE #62 Aug 1993 (v.10#5) pg. 36
Added Info WOOD MAGAZINE #67 Jan 1994 (v.11#1) pg. 7

Make your own full-size rail-and-stile interior doors. Step-by-step instructions.
WOOD MAGAZINE #70 Jun 1994 (v.11#4) pg. 62, 83

Rail-and-stile router bits (also known as stile-and-rail, cope-and-stick, or cope-and-pattern bits). Advice on selection and use of these bits to make traditional-style frame-and-panel doors.
WOOD MAGAZINE #89 Aug 1996 (v.13#5) pg. 46
Added Info WOOD MAGAZINE #91 Oct 1996 (v.13#7) pg. 4
Added Info WOOD MAGAZINE #92 Nov 1996 (v.13#8) pg. 8

Technique for squaring up a cabinet door frame.
WOOD MAGAZINE #93 Dec 1996 (v.13#9) pg. 22

A new way to make raised-panel cabinet doors by applying a plywood panel overlay framed with molding.
WOOD MAGAZINE #110 Dec 1998 (v.15#8) pg. 62

How to use the table saw to increase the depth of just the mortise area when building frame-and-panel doors in order to accept longer tenons and improve the corner strength.
WOOD MAGAZINE #116 Aug 1999 (v.16#5) pg. 39

Easy and quick cope and stick. Use a basic router bit in a new way to dress up those frame-and-panel cabinet doors.
WOOD MAGAZINE #130 Feb 2001 (v.18#1) pg. 24

Panel-door glue-up jig uses wedges and requires no clamps.
WOOD MAGAZINE #139 Feb 2002 (v.19#1) pg. 34

Raised-panel furniture doors made easy. Using two special router bits to make the door frame and one special bit to make the panel.
WOOD MAGAZINE #144 Oct 2002 (v.19#6) pg. 42

How to make raised panel doors. Two methods for cutting the panel are shown (saw blade method and molding head method). The frame uses mitered half-lap joints at the corner and a dado joint to accept the edge of the panel.
WOODSMITH #2 Mar 1979 pg. 10

How to make frame-and-panel glazed doors (glass doors) for a hutch or other cabinet. Includes tips for making muntins, stops, and installing concealed hinges.
WOODSMITH #13 Jan 1981 pg. 8

Step-by-step instructions for cutting the haunched mortise and tenon. This joint is ideal for raised-panel doors.
WOODSMITH #18 Nov 1981 pg. 8

Building raised panel doors.
WOODSMITH #18 Nov 1981 pg. 10

Tip: Consideration must be given to grain when making raised panels.
WOODSMITH #18 Nov 1981 pg. 23

How to cut a decorative stopped chamfer on the inside edge of an assembled frame-and-panel door using a router and this simple jig.
WOODSMITH #49 Feb 1987 pg. 23

Tip on keeping a free-floating raised panel centered in a frame-and-panel door.
WOODSMITH #67 Feb 1990 pg. 17

Tip on straightening slightly-warped furniture doors, especially the frame-and-panel style.
WOODSMITH #67 Feb 1990 pg. 17

Designing and building a raised-panel entry door that combine large mortises and tenons in the frame with panels that can expand and contract without affecting the weatherproof seal.
WOODSMITH #94 Aug 1994 (v.16) pg. 23, 14, 15, 28

Making the stub tenon and groove joint. This variation of the mortise-and-tenon joint is ideal for small frame-and-panel doors.
WOODSMITH #99 Jun 1995 (v.17) pg. 12

Molded stub tenon joint is used to join frame pieces (stiles and rails) together on a paneled door. Includes instructions for machining the "built-in" molded edge directly on the door frame.
WOODSMITH #101 Oct 1995 (v.17) pg. 14

Tip on pre-drilling holes through the stops which will hold glass panels in frame-and-panel doors.
WOODSMITH #119 Oct 1998 (v.20) pg. 4

Making full-size frame-and-panel doors, also known as stile-and-rail doors.
WOODWORK #1 Spring 1989 pg. 64

Steps in making glazed frame-and-panel doors.
WOODWORK #6 Summer 1990 pg. 70

Jig and technique for cutting door panels on a table saw. These panels are of the type used in frame-and-panel doors.
WOODWORKER #1028 Jul 1979 (v.83) pg. 397

Tips on making a raised or fielded panel for a door which has a molding finishing directly on the face of the panel.
WOODWORKER #1048 Mar 1981 (v.85) pg. 180

Step-by-step instructions on how to make a frame-and-panel door for a kitchen cabinet.
WOODWORKER #1101 Aug 1985 (v.89) pg. 593

Tips on correcting a warped frame-and-panel door in an antique cabinet.
WOODWORKER #1110 May 1986 (v.90#5) pg. 437
Added Info WOODWORKER #1113 Aug 1986 (v.90#8) pg. 662

Door wise. Traditional approach to constructing a hardwood frame-and-panel front door and tricks of the trade for hanging it.
WOODWORKER Jan 1988 (v.92#1) pg. 42
Added Info WOODWORKER Apr 1988 (v.92#4) pg. 376

A definitely different front door. Herringbone pattern is laminated from wood before cutting the large raised panels.
WOODWORKER May 1989 (v.93#5) pg. 442

Frame and panel construction. How to layout, cut and assemble frame and panel doors which will withstand expansion and contraction for many years.
WOODWORKER'S JOURNAL Nov-Dec 1981 (v.5#6) pg. 16

Tip: Rip a slot in the edge of door panels in order to avoid splitting the rail or stile.
WOODWORKER'S JOURNAL Nov-Dec 1981 (v.5#6) pg. 40

Making a raised arched panel for a frame and panel cabinet door.
WOODWORKER'S JOURNAL Nov-Dec 1983 (v.7#6) pg. 30

Making frame-and-panel cabinet doors which feature symmetrical grain patterns (mirror-image panels).
WOODWORKER'S JOURNAL Jan-Feb 1984 (v.8#1) pg. 30

Tip on considering the season of the year when making wooden panels for frame-and-panel doors.
WOODWORKER'S JOURNAL Nov-Dec 1985 (v.9#6) pg. 58

Making an arched profile (tombstone style) frame-and-panel door.
WOODWORKER'S JOURNAL May-Jun 1990 (v.14#3) pg. 23

Selecting, adjusting and using a stick-and-cope or stile-and-rail set of router bits to make frame-and-panel doors for furniture.
WOODWORKER'S JOURNAL Nov-Dec 1992 (v.16#6) pg. 20

Classic mahogany entry door. Loose-tenon construction used to hold the lower raised panels and the etched glass window panels.
WOODWORKER'S JOURNAL Jul-Aug 1997 (v.21#4) pg. 42

How to make a template and template guide to make arched raised panels for cabinet doors. Allows you to make the panels using a table saw with a molding head.
WORKBENCH Mar-Apr 1977 (v.33#2) pg. 94

Cope and stick joints. How to make frame-and-panel doors.
WORKBENCH Feb 1997 (v.53#1) pg. 39