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a square hole made to receive a tenon and so to form a joint

cut a hole for a tenon in

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join by a tenon and mortise

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This study was undertaken to investigate and compare the bending moment capacities of several configurations of rectangular mortise and tenon joints made by Formosan alder wood.
IDI says its cabinet doors are glued with pins inserted at each joint and the mitered doors feature a true mortise and tenon joint.
Knee braces are important structural elements in timber bents constructed with round mortise and tenon joints, as shown in Figure 1, not only because they provide resistance to horizontal wind loads (Karlsen 1967) but also because they can improve distribution of forces in the frame and permit the use of wider spans.
Mortise and tenon is one of the oldest ways of joining two pieces of wood at a 90-degree angle.
Like the pin that joins mortise and tenon, the sacred word joins food and faith, abundant pastures and joyful cities, bread-giving wheat, and life-giving bread.
A solid black cherry armoire/entertainment center in Tubbs' Scroon Lake collection features mortise and tenon construction, dovetailed drawers, and pewter pulls and knobs.
The screws at each corner, pointing in three directions, create a knotted joint that's as strong as any mortise and tenon you'd spend hours cutting and fitting.
So much glue was needed to make a success of my mortise and tenon joints my woodwork teacher suspected I was sniffing the stuff.
Look for mortise and tenon joints, wood dowels and brass or stainless-steel hardware - all signs of quality.
Jay's Morris chair, if it was any good at all, would have been constructed with mortise and tenon joints.
If I'm making mortise and tenon (open-in-a-hole) joints, I mark the angled fines on the sticks where rungs and legs meet--and also mark out mortise and tenon locations and angles on the sticks.
The solid wood mortise and tenon Gable and Trinity door styles available in Oak, Quartersawn Oak, Maple and Cherry are the headliners of the collection and evoke a strong sense of the Prairie school of architecture emphasizing natural materials, texture, form and authentic style.
The rational design of furniture constructed with round mortise and tenon joints requires that moment rotation connector factors be known for the joints.
Its motto is, 'If it needs to be cut, drilled, glued or doweled, we have a machine to do it,' Its MMTJ miter, mortise and tenon machine was an IWF 2004 Challengers Award winner.
We've used traditional mortise and tenon construction (see Fig.