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mkent

12:43PM | 07/30/03
Member Since: 07/29/03
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Is there a reason that just about the only place I ever see TAMBOUR (roll-top) doors is in cabinets?

We'd like to install an DOOR that would be a pocket TAMBOUR door -- one that could install into a wall at a right-angle to our doorway, and the door would roll into that perpendicular wall.

Is there a reason this is never done?

BV003158

09:01PM | 02/01/14
Warping of tall pieces of wood is difficult to prevent. Maintaining. Low friction system to roll it around the corner another difficult task. Could probably be done, but doubt demand has been there for anyone to tweek and produce. Some craftsman somewhere has probably done it and has great insight, but good luck finding that individual.
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