Getting close now. Started today by cleaning up the inlaid peg in the front rail.
I’ll just trim down the front side while I think about what to do with it, since it’s a central decorative feature.
And now on to the main job, the panels. The panels were mostly flat and close to size already so it was mostly detail work and fettling and finishing.
Doesn’t look terrible. For each of the frames, I assembled two of the rails into a stile and got the measurements for the panel from that.
Mark it off with the panel gauge and rip to width with the ryoba and plane to a smooth edge (I’d already planed the reference edge and shot both ends on the shooting board with the T5).… Read the rest