Sentence Examples

  • The tenon is shaped so that it fits into a matching rectangular cavity called a mortise.
  • Tenon cutters attach to the end of an electric drill and shape the ends of the logs so they fit into the holes, or mortises, of another log piece, creating a mortise and tenon joint.
  • Rustic Furniture Workshop by Dan Mack includes an easy to understand explanation, including pictures of the technique of making mortise and tenon joinery.
  • Tenons are the shaped ends of wooden pieces that fit into specially crafted holes to form mortise and tenon joints.
  • In diameter, and had a double row of piles, bound by horizontal stretchers with square mortise-holes, enclosing an area 60 ft.