plate rail

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plate rail, plaque rail

A narrow shelf or rail along the upper part of the walls of a room, grooved to hold chinaware plates or decorations.
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14 Draw horizontal marks around the room and add the plate rail following the details in Figure A.
18 Install the plate rail by gluing and nailing it to the top side of the top rail.
If you like the idea of a plate rail, be sure to cut a groove the full length of the shelf an inch from the back of the shelf, to allow plates to stand on their edges without sliding off.
Insulating bark PAS-30 3 hole plated connections rails type 49 E1 - 4 plastic sleeves rail - 6 plastic sleeves for connection - 12 pieces, plastic intermediate plate rail type 49E1 - 1 metal washer - 6.
A plate rail keeps the antique collector in the family happy.
Window seats and bookcases had been town out, redwood paneling covered with gypsum board, windows closed up or rescaled, and plate rails and other Craftsmanera details obliterated.
A full range of modern wall, base and drawer units, glazed display cabinets, wicker style basket drawers, plate rails and granite work surfaces fill the room.