The back of the chest uses frame and panel construction. Since I have already showed the process for milling stock and mortise and tenon joinery, the only new process to this segment of the project is raising a panel this will be a short blog post.
|The finished frame and panel back|
|Cutting a rabbet around the perimeter of the panel|
|Starting to raise the panel with a jack plane|
|Following the jack plane with a jointer plane to smooth the bevels|
|Cutting the long grain bevels|