No. 1000 “Basic Aurora”


WIDTHS: 1″ and wider. (Members can have different widths.)
WOODS: Available in any wood.

The essential cabinetmaker’s frame. Typically made with blind-tenons, but may also have through-tenons (flush through-tenons especially recommended; see photo at bottom of page). Horizontal members may be let into the sides, or vice-versa, as you like (orientation typically chosen to enhance proportions of the picture). Your choice of corner treatment.

No. 1000 "Basic Aurora" — 3 corners

No. 1000 “Basic Aurora.” Shown in 3″ in quartersawn white oak (Chestnut stain), 2″ corner shown in quartersawn white oak (Medieval Oak), 1″ corner shown in quartersawn white oak (Black-Brown stain).


Framed Examples—

Some Options

No. 1000 in resawn quartersawn oak. CLICK IMAGE FOR DETAIL…


No. 1000 mahogany corners

No. 1000 in stained Honduran mahogany showing custom options: combinations of different widths, multiple flush square plugs for corner treatments, and flush through-tenons.