rabbet joint

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a joint formed by fitting together two rabbeted boards

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Ron likes to use rabbet joints for drawers, and this cargo tray is just a drawer on steroids.
The improved performance is attributed to the dado joint used in the laboratory cabinets as compared to the rabbet joint used in some stock cabinets.
But when it comes to joinery, several of the most popular methods, including mortise and tenon, rabbet joints and dovetailing, have come to us straight out of history.
Check out the basics of a rabbet joint in the photo above.
I cut shiplap joints (an overlapping rabbet joint used in boat-building) on the plank edges that abut other planks--not because I was concerned about the seaworthiness of my firewood box, but because it would conceal gaps between the uneven edges of the boards.
The drawers are put together with simple rabbet joints.