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6/22/18       
EmVella Member

Please can someone tell me how can I make 3 joints (marked with red) as in this drawing in cabinet vision? If someone can make a short video it will be very appriciated!


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6/22/18       #2: Joints ...
JoeW Member

What type of connector are you using. Dowel, Pocket Hole, etc?

6/22/18       #3: Joints ...
EmVella Member

Hi JoeW,

Dowels.

6/22/18       #4: Joints ...
JoeW Member

OK. That is handled in the in your construction method. Look at your construction method under operations and then assembly borin


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6/22/18       #5: Joints ...
EmVella Member

Hi again and thanks for your help, but is it possible for you to make a short video from start to finish? It is the first time for me doing these joints.

6/22/18       #6: Joints ...
JoeW Member

EmVella

Do you know how to set up a basic construction method? Have you worked through the solid essential videos?

To set up a dowel joint, you need to know the size of dowel you use and then walk through the construction method.

You will not get it right the first time. So play with a test method (make a copy of an existing method and save it under a different name) and make changes until you get it right.

If you don't make mistakes at first, you will never learn.

I don't now how you build your cabinets. So making a video will not be much help for you. You need to try it on your own first. Just answer each question the best you can and then see what it does. Make changes and keep trying until you get it the way you need it.

Cabinet Vision is a very powerful cabinet program. You can do virtually anything with it. But you have to learn it's basics and have a good knowledge on how to build cabinets.

6/22/18       #7: Joints ...
EmVella Member

Yes I agree with you 100%. As you noticed I am a beginner and I wanted a video just to start with and then I start doing all that you said.

I mean if I see a video of how to do the joints for the picture I posted, than it will be much easier for me to continue playing and testing methods, etc...

6/23/18       #8: Joints ...
Leland Thomasset  Member

Website: http://www.taghkanicww.com

I can strongly suggest that you get just a couple of hours of online training. You invested in the software that will do it all for you. Invest in the training so you can use it.

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