Bridge Building Suggestions

  • 3 types of wood joint to use for the bridge project include:

     

    1. End to End  Does not work well

     

    2. End to Edge  Works well

     

    3. Edge to Edge  Works well

     

    Your craftsmanship in cutting your joints is a major key in the success of your design. End grain to end grain should not be glued do to the pores cell structure of the wood. A combination of End to Edge and Edge to Edge has often been the best solution.

Types of wood joints