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Joint Strength Comparative Test

Results of a test by Furniture and Cabinet Maker on a variety of jointing methods.
There are already two blogs on the site about joint strength but to reinforce the validity of the claim that dowel joints are as strong if not stronger than all other jointing met… http://dowelmax.co.uk/blog/joint-strength-comparative-test/

The Strength Of Joints

It's difficult to get enthusiastic discussing how many men with sledge hammers it takes to knock apart the various types of joints used in the construction of furniture e.g. biscuit joints, dowel joints mortice and tenon joints, loose tenon, pocket hole …
Joint Strength It's difficult to get enthusiastic discussing how many men with sledge hammers it takes to knock apart the various types of joints used in the construction of furn… http://dowelmax.co.uk/blog/strength-joints/