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    Quote Originally Posted by Tstew32 View Post
    Yea standard may be a little off. Mine is exactly 48”x18”. Stand is looking good! Just built mine recently also!



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    That looks great man! Just a quick reminder about stand doors. Plywood is very strong, easy to work with, and durable. The only downfall is that if it’s not screwed down (stand doors) it will warp and bow over time.

    MDF on the other hand is a very good choice for the doors. It will not bow as bad and is the reason why a lot of cabinet makers are using it for their doors. It needs to be sealed well though. I’ll be using MDF for my doors because I’ve already been down the plywood road too many times.

    Most ADA style stands are built with MDF. Ever seen those stand doors that are absolutely perfect?? Those aren’t plywood. Wink wink

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    Here’s mine so far.




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    TStew32....how are your doors floating there?

    Are you using magnets? I think I’m gonna order some rare earth magnets to hang my doors.

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    Hey man so I mounted them before closing off the inside. I got European door hinges that fit 3/4Ē plywood from the inside. I made the front overhang a little so they could mount.





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    Quote Originally Posted by Reefahholic View Post
    That looks great man! Just a quick reminder about stand doors. Plywood is very strong, easy to work with, and durable. The only downfall is that if itís not screwed down (stand doors) it will warp and bow over time.

    MDF on the other hand is a very good choice for the doors. It will not bow as bad and is the reason why a lot of cabinet makers are using it for their doors. It needs to be sealed well though. Iíll be using MDF for my doors because Iíve already been down the plywood road too many times.

    Most ADA style stands are built with MDF. Ever seen those stand doors that are absolutely perfect?? Those arenít plywood. Wink wink
    I looked at MDF also, but had the leftover nice birch, so I used that. Both of my side doors also open and on one side is my Controllers.




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    Ahh yeah, I live Euro hinges. I had them on my last stand. I might even go that route again, but really wanna try magnets. The only down fall is that I get in my sump a lot, so moving doors to the side will probably get annoying.


    I like the controller area too. I normally do mine on the side now. I went under the stand and it got too much humidity. Went behind and it’s hard to access until you have a lot of space. The side spot is great.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Reefahholic View Post
    Ahh yeah, I live Euro hinges. I had them on my last stand. I might even go that route again, but really wanna try magnets. The only down fall is that I get in my sump a lot, so moving doors to the side will probably get annoying.


    I like the controller area too. I normally do mine on the side now. I went under the stand and it got too much humidity. Went behind and itís hard to access until you have a lot of space. The side spot is great.
    Ya there are def some changes I would have made. This was my first real build. I do like that I didnít use a center brace though, so the sump isnít blocked anywhere for access.


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    Quote Originally Posted by Tstew32 View Post
    Ya there are def some changes I would have made. This was my first real build. I do like that I didn’t use a center brace though, so the sump isn’t blocked anywhere for access.


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    Yeah, it’s not needed on a 75/G.

    If the doors warp later down the road, just buy some MDF and trace your current doors onto the MDF. Just be careful not to over tighten screws into that stuff. Been there done that.

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