Hand Tools Archive

Subject:
Wedged M&T joint Chinese style

Chris Scholz
First start with a board and rip a piece off with a big old framesaw. Flatten the board using a jack and a jointer plane
http://v.youku.com/v_show/id_XNTAyNTQ2MjAw.html

Finish squaring up the board and mark out the joints and cut mortices
http://v.youku.com/v_show/id_XNTAyNTQ2OTMy.html

More tenons, cut mortice assembly, finishing up with a smoothing plane, cutting wedges and wedging the joint.
http://v.youku.com/v_show/id_XNTAyNTQ3MTI0.html

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