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Farm Sink Frameless Cabinet

5/6/22       
Randy Stone Member

Website: http://www.dovetailconstruct.com

Anyone have a solution for a farm sink in a frameless cabinet? In the past I've just built this cabinet with a face frame and inset the doors . But was considering a larger blank drawer front above the doors in a frameless cabinet and then cutting the drawer front for the farm sink. Any suggestions welcomed!

Thanks, R.

5/6/22       #2: Farm Sink Frameless Cabinet ...
Leo G Member

If you cut a drawer front to fit and then attach it to the cabinet how is that different from doing the same thing with a face frame?

I just use a face frame and line it up with the doors on the frameless cabinet.

5/7/22       #3: Farm Sink Frameless Cabinet ...
Bruce H

Keep it simple. I make a base cabinet the width of the sink and short the cabinet height for the sink height. Apply a trim panel each side. I have a top rail just under the sink which allows the doors to be within the 32mm spacing.


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5/7/22       #5: Farm Sink Frameless Cabinet ...
Jim

I make mine same as Bruce H but with 10mm reveal above the doors, regardless of sink height
Im boring for hardware with a Weeke PTP so not concerned with staying in 32mm system

5/12/22       #6: Farm Sink Frameless Cabinet ...
DJS

Every farm sink is different and therefore require different solutions. Farmsinks with square corners can be sandwiched between two endpanels as Bruce shows, sinks with rounded corners need a frame or front that need to be custom fitted to the shape and sinks that overlay can fit over a frame or front without the need for custom fitting. Depends on the situation.

5/13/22       #7: Farm Sink Frameless Cabinet ...
JK Interior Finish Inc.

I just make a panel mounted to the frameless cabinet like a false sink front and cut the hole for the farmsink out of it .

The panel reveals 3 mm to everything else just like all other parts do so it all looks natural and stays in the system.

Often the doors below are smaller than the doors on the adjacent cabinets as the sinks are usually 10" tall. But it looks just fine.

5/14/22       #8: Farm Sink Frameless Cabinet ...
Randy Stone Member

Website: http://www.dovetailconstruct.com

Thanks all for your contributions. This is one of those fired clay farmhouse sinks from England (name?) But nothing straight or square, rounded corners. Weighs a ton!
Thanks again!

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