February 23, 2017

Glossary

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    • Assembly:
      • Pertaining to a drawer:  The drawer is pressed together into it's final form.
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    • Natural Grade:
      • This Is the standard grade for all solid wood drawers and allows for natural color color variation, some mineral and small closed knots
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    • Premium Grade:
      • Drawers are carefully color matched and have no knots or stains, and minimal color variation, only the highest quality materials are used.
    • Premium Finish
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    • Select Grade:
      • Materials are selected to higher standards with no knots or stains.  Some color variation is still allowed.
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    • Types of Finish
      • Finsihed: 1 coat sealer, 2 coats catalyzed lacquer
      • Prefinished: Material has finished applied before assembly and dovetails will not be sanded after assembly.
      • Premium Finish:
      • 15% Sheen Finish: Same as premium finish except 15% sheen lacquer is used.
      • Not Finished: No Sealer or lacquer is applied.
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    • Verified Professional Woodworker
      • A woodworker who purchases products from Western Dovetail, Inc for resale to the end customer. If you are requesting verification be prepared to fax or email a business license, resale certificate, or other form of business identification.
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