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Jacob

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.....Here are some images of a Dowelmax joint:

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Just revisiting this image - could be a chair/table leg joint?
It involves 24 holes accurately positioned and 12 dowels to fill them. Same joint with M&Ts involves 2 holes only and no dowels or loose tenons at all, though you do have to shape 2.
 

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Hi

It involves 24 holes accurately positioned and 12 dowels to fill them. Same joint with M&Ts involves 2 holes only and no dowels or loose tenons at all, though you do have to shape 2.
It is not difficult to accurately position those holes using a Dowelmax, you will get issues if the workpiece is more square than rectangular because the holes can meet. If I had the skills/confidence then the good old M&T would be my choice for this type of joint but for now I am using dowels and also Dominos, but hopefully honing other skills in the time that should now be freed up.
 
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