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  • verb Simple past tense and past participle of rabbet.


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  • For those rabbeted incisions, which he suspects in a cone, are made by the inequality of the body, and not of the superficies.

    Essays and Miscellanies

  • The three external plankings as well as the lining are all rabbeted into the stem.

    The South Pole; an account of the Norwegian antarctic expedition in the 'Fram', 1910 to 1912

  • Proper sockets and tongues, everything rabbeted together to hold it down, not up.

    The First Man in Rome

  • A special insert with dividing plate for making two half-blocks at a time has also been developed, as well as Inserts for semi-hollow (frogged), channeled and rabbeted blocks.

    Chapter 25

  • Or the runner and guide may be made of one piece properly rabbeted out.

    Handwork in Wood

  • A rebated, rabbeted or fillistered joint_, Fig. 269.

    Handwork in Wood

  • SIDING OR CLAPBOARDS, (See Fig. 301.) may either overlap without a joint or be rabbeted to fit.

    Handwork in Wood

  • _ In an _end-lap joint on rabbeted pieces_, Fig. 265, the joint must be adapted to the rabbet.

    Handwork in Wood

  • _ In a _mortise-and-tenon joint on rabbeted pieces_, Fig. 266, the tenon is as much shorter on one side than the other as the rabbet is wide.

    Handwork in Wood

  • In gluing together boxes with rabbeted joints, Fig. 285, H, pressure should be applied in both directions.

    Handwork in Wood


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