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Old 11-08-2010, 12:43 PM   #1
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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"

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Old 11-08-2010, 02:50 PM   #2
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Marge....7/16" jam extension. Rip from clear stock, glue and nail to whichever side you'd like.
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Old 11-08-2010, 05:31 PM   #3
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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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