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Old 08-22-2020, 10:40 AM   #19 (permalink)
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You can cut the tenon on a table saw, but the chisels are for opening up the mortices.

Maybe you don't even have a table saw for the half-laps? There's always Ken Isaacs' Microdorm from Pop Sci 1968.


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I've used the three-way join on smaller projects. It's hell for stout.
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