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Margiedavis 11-08-2010 01:43 PM

5" door jambs
 
any sugestions on making a 5" jamb for a 4-9/16 store bought prehung door? We have 8 fo these to do, The actual wall thickness is 5"

12penny 11-08-2010 03:50 PM

Marge....7/16" jam extension. Rip from clear stock, glue and nail to whichever side you'd like.

kwikfishron 11-08-2010 06:31 PM

What 12penny said but I’d put the extension on the non-hinge side. Otherwise the door won’t open past 90 deg.


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