It takes a master woodworker to teach the basics. Watch Paul's every move in this video. He shows every single detail of cutting this essential woodworking joint. This is one of the three joints that Paul talks about in his woodworking curriculum.
The mortise and tenon is the frame joint used all types of joinery from huge buildings to the most delicate frames. The mortise and tenon is a strong joint that can withstand all kinds of stresses and strains to support and uphold structures. It is used in furniture-making to make chairs, tables, beds, and many more.