Definition of the noun mortise-and-tenon joint
What does mortise-and-tenon joint mean as a name of something?
- a joint made by inserting tenon on one piece into mortise holes in the other
- lexical domain: Artifacts - nouns denoting man-made objects
- synonym of mortise-and-tenon joint: mortise joint
- more generic word: joint = junction by which parts or objects are joined together
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by Nancy MacDonald
The mortise-and-tenon joint is the essential frame joint, but other joints can be effective as Key Terms blind mortise and tenon bridle joint cope-and-stick joint face frames frame butt joint frame joints groove-and-stub tenon joint half-lap joint ...
by Edward Spon, Oliver Byrne, Ernest Spon, Francis N. Spon
The mortise-and-tenon joint is the principal of the greatest number of the other joints. It is necessary therefore to describe it first at length. In the simplest case of tenon-and-mortise joint the two pieces of wood meet at right angles. Fig. 2069.
by Christopher Gorse, David Johnston, Martin Pritchard, Martin Pritchard (BEng (Hons), PhD.)
bridle joint A mortise-and-tenon joint where the mortise and the tenon are the full width of the pieces of timber that are being joined. Also known as a slot mortise- and-tenon. brine A water-based liquid saturated with salt (N aCl) used for ...
by John E. Traister
mortise: A space hollowed out, as in a piece of wood, to receive a tenon; mortise-and-tenon joint. mortise chisel: A narrow face, heavy-bodied chisel used in cutting mortises. mortising machine: A machine for cutting mortises in wood.
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