Mortise and Tenon Joinery
Strengthen and simplify rail-and-stile framework with this easy variation on the classic mortise and tenon.
Readers offer solutions to the machine's mysteries.
While building a Morris-style chair and ottoman recently, I noticed that my benchtop mortiser required a great deal of force when making its first cut.
Yes, you can drill a square hole with a round bit.
This jig is head and "shoulders" above the rest.
Build you own router mortising jig for precision machined mortises.