Dovetailed Partition

A dovetailed partition is easier to install than a tenoned partition because it can be slipped into place after the dividers have been assembled.

A partial, or stopped, dovetail doesn't compromise the strength of the divider.

tail, as it is in my table, or a half-dovetail. In either case, leave as much space as possible between the inner dovetail and the end of the doublet; If the housing for the dovetail is close to the end of the doublet; the little short-grained piece that remains can easily crack off.

Joining the lower divider to the lower doublet- is a little trickier. The lower divider, you remember, is double-tenoned into the leg, so you don't want to dovetail it to the lower doublet" because then assembly would be difficult. Instead, join the lower divider to the lower doublet- with a horizontal tenon, cut to the same length as the twin tenons. This inner tenon must be as thick as possible for strength, with little or no shoulder on top, so there is enough

A partial, or stopped, dovetail doesn't compromise the strength of the divider.

A shallow dado keeps the partition from twisting and allows you to slide it in temporarily before assembly to scribe the dovetails onto the dividers.

A shallow dado keeps the partition from twisting and allows you to slide it in temporarily before assembly to scribe the dovetails onto the dividers.

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