Father - Daughter Project #11: tweaked tenons and dry fit assembly

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Blog entry by Mainiac Matt posted 08-10-2013 03:30 PM 1184 reads 0 times favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch
« Part 10: Tenons anyone? Part 11 of Father - Daughter Project series Part 12: Dry fit frame and final size panels »

I paired each tenon to fit it’s mortise snugly and dry fit the assembly thus far.

It’s starting to look like a hope chest and my “customer” is pretty happy.

-- It’s the knowledge in your head, skill in your hands and motivation to create in you heart that makes you a woodworker. - Mainiac Matt

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#1 posted 08-10-2013 03:49 PM

very nice looking,coming together great.glad to see your daughter is helping and taking an interest.nice work.

-- Marty.Athens,AL

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#2 posted 08-10-2013 04:10 PM

Looking good!!!

You may want to add some panels to the sides….
Otherwise all the hopes and dreams, stored in the chest, will escape!!!

-- Randy-- I may not be good...but I am slow! If good things come to those who wait.... Why is procrastination a bad thing?

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#3 posted 08-10-2013 08:02 PM

A bottom might be a good idea too.
Nice work Matt

-- Gary, DeKalb Texas only 4 miles from the mill

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