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Martyroc

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#1 posted 03-17-2012 02:56 AM

I would have to go with dowels. That size would be the deciding factor for me, if you are going to do M&T, I would hold off until you had a bigger project. The way I learned was large to small, I made large M&T joints until I perfected them and then smaller and smaller, if your not careful with the small M&T joint or aren’t using ver sharp chisels you could snap one right off, been ther done that.

-- Martin ....always count the number of fingers you have before, and after using the saw.


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