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Wooden Boat Building: Joinery

This guide provides information on characteristics of wood, wood-working tools, joinery, and wood materials and engineering. Special topics such as birdsmouth masts are also addressed.

Joinery Techniques

Interior Joinery of the Catboat Silent Maid

1923 Sepia Photo of the original Silent Maid catboat


5-Minute Dove Tail



       lap joint

      miter joint

      rabbet joint

   mortise & tenon

The Landing School