CNC routers open up a world of possibilities when it comes to intricate wooden joints. Before digital fabrication tools, complex joints were made only by the experienced woodworker, taking many hours to complete. Now, it’s possible to make highly intricate connections in minutes. Here are some of the most popular joints from the classic mortise and tenon to the unusual v-clip locking joint.
This collection of illustrations was produced for Opendesk as an educational resource for designers and makers interested in digital fabrication.