Connection at the newly created timber can be set for neatly and evenly on its surface. However, due to the nature of the wood can shrink, the connection was smooth it would ‘move’ and cause cracks in the connection lines. Look at the connection point of order top table that uses a solid wood base materials. After a few months will look cracked or even broken.
Not only in the construction of a table top, you can see the construction of the side rail connection with a table leg; frame glass door, side board and the board of the closet, or on the back foot with a chair rail backrestnya.
To overcome Wood has a few tips to change the construction is slightly different:
1. Rounded / Verstek
At the end of the connection is established rounded / verstek and other wood in the side also made the same angle. This construction can meng’kamuflase ‘connection so that when the wood shrinks it will not look clear.
If it is not possible to create rounded corner next to other timber / verstek, then simply made the notch (groove) at the end of the other components. Groove can be made as deep as approximately 1-2mm depending on the thickness of the component.
3. Difference in height
For certain types of products, lines or rounded notch would interfere with the aesthetic value of the product. How to-3 the following can help to reinforce the line without compromising the aesthetic value. In the long component is made higher of 2-5 mm depending on the position of construction to facilitate the process of flattening the two components.
Some ways are also useful to avoid alignment difficulties meeting the flat connection. It also benefited from the process of finishing that no longer require re-alignment.