Field Installation and Service Manual IMS121 - Page 14
Step 9 Final Fit Tops and Make Up Joint
Once the tops have been cut to their scribed marks, Endcaps and Endsplashes have been installed
and Sink Cutouts have been made, place them into position to check the fit at the wall, the joint and any criti-
Make any adjustments necessary so overhangs into a stove opening are flush, joints are tight and align
evenly, and no gaps exist greater than 1/8” where the back of the laminate countertop meets a wall.
When the fit is correct, make a pencil index mark across the joint at the front and back of the top. This mark
will aid alignment in the next steps.
Checking Final Fit of Laminate Top to Walls, Overhangs and Openings
Overhang Should be
Flush for Stove Opening
Cut to Match
Sink Cutout Behind
Cabinet Face by 1/4”
Sink Cutout Centered
Side to Side
Over Sink Cabinet
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Section 1: IMS 121