won't find many woodworking projects
that don't use some type of mortise and
tenon joinery. The strength and versatility of
this simple joint has made it a favorite among
woodworkers for centuries.
However, mortises and tenons can be a challenge,
especially for new woodworkers. After building
literally hundreds of our own Woodsmith
projects, we've discovered a few tricks and techniques
that make common mortise and tenon joints more
This woodworking technique appeared in Woodsmith
magazine No. 116.