Framing chisel

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Related to mortise chisel: paring chisel
(Carp.) a heavy chisel with a socket shank for making mortises.

See also: Framing

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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Others feel that a hollow grind weakens the edge, particularly on mortise chisels and especially if the wheel is less than eight inches in diameter.
The posts themselves would have been cut down into tenons at the top to join a mortise chiseled into the arms, which lay across the posts.