In response to Eric Rekdahl's method for cutting curves in thick timber with a Sawzall (see Cutting curves in big beams), I have an alternate method to suggest. It was…
Systems for labeling the timbers and adjusting the joinery keep the frame plumb and true despite variations in dimensions.
Learning this traditional method begins with the mortise-and-tenon joint.
Tools and tips for maneuvering big beams.
Distinctive wood detailing, tile work, stained glass, and carving in a California living room.
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