Neck join the hard way

It would have been a lot easier to cut the mortise before I’d glued the headblock to the sides. It would have been square, too.

Not the best way to do this.

Not the best way to do this.

Came out reasonably well. I just need to do some cleanup with chisel and handsaw. Neck tenon will be cut and adjusted to fit. Shims if needed.

One of these day’s I’ll make a crosscut sled.

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