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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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The post failures were attributed to fracture of the mortise wall in tension perpendicular to the grain.
Mortise locks for wooden door blocks must correspond to at least Class 3 according to GOST 5089-97 (confirming document);
The company added that the Mortise Medical LigaMetrics Suture Anchor System is the first and only knotless suture anchor that provides precise, measured tension control of the suture repair construct as well as unmatched surgeon control for achieving optimal stabilisation to facilitate healing of injured ligaments and tendons.
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.
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.
The part is made from a block of flat hot or cold rolled steel, the thickness matching the width of a standard factory trigger guard to fit the rifle's stock mortise and guard screw hole pattern.
The paper describes the investigation of the distribution of the local values of the heat transfer coefficient in the area of curved walls for streaming of the air from a mortise located above the upper part of cylinder surface (Fig.
There are two types of acceptable door locks - the mortise lock, which fits into the door, or the rim lock which fits onto the surface of the door.
A strong external wooden door and frame should be fitted with a mortise sash-lock - the most secure lock you can fit - which provides the basic security requirements.
To avoid this, place a metal rod or piece of plywood in the track to prevent an intruder forcing the door open and fit mortise bolts at the top and bottom.
And, serendipitously, the mortise and tenon joinery Faxon uses is the same style employed in construction of the mill.
The access control is available on the company's Grade 1 Bored Lock (m Line), Mortise Lock (8200 Series), and 80 Series exit devices.
So-called "sanctuaries" with alarms, CCTV cameras, mortise locks, smoke alarms, security lights and reinforced doors and windows have proved successful in some areas.
So-called "sanctuaries" with alarms, CCTV cameras, mortise locks, smoke alarms, security lights and reinforced doors and windows, have already proved successful in some areas and are flagged on police computers to ensure a swift response.