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I'm assembling a Brenton Merido Writing desk. The entire desk is assembled, but the main drawer will not set properly in the sliders. The sliders are the small ball bearing type. I push the drawer in about half way, then it catches on the small ball bearing piece and will not go any further. I'm afraid to force it for fear of breaking the bearings completely. Any suggestions? Thanks in advance.

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    Danny Oct 22, 2013

    Problem solved. Just took some GENTLE, gradual force and a little WD40. The drawer finally set into the ball bearing sliders. It opens and closes smoothly now.

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