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post #1 of 3 Old 05-08-2012, 10:10 AM - Thread Starter
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Having just built a new sub box, i am not done finishing it totally. I would like to do a 1/4-1/2 fillet on the edges to round them over. However, i used 2in drywall screws in building this so i didn't have to drag the build out with clamping all the time. I used pl premium and the wood is the EFS mdf looking stuff.

Would i be able to pull the screws and plug the holes with filler so i would be able to router the edges? And still maintain structural integrity?
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I haven't done it personally, but I've seen a number of experienced builders at the BFM forum that either pull the screws and fill after the PL has dried, or use brad nails instead of screws.
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Yes, the screws just hold it together until the adhesive cures.
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