Mortises

FIG. 2: MARKING THE LEG MORTISES

Put all four blanks together and label FR, FL, BR, BL (Front Right, Front Left, etc.)

Mark center point of each blank and draw a square connecting these points.

Extend lines down the two sides of each blank (FR leg removed for clarity).

Mark centers for side stretcher mortises 47ยป in. from bottom on centerline and label "side."

Mark centers for front and back mortises 5l/i in. from bottom on centerline, and label.

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