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When a rocking chair is made parallel from front to back, the rockers are easy to fit to the legs because half of the shoulder lines are square across and squared to the arch of the curved rockers. When the chair tapers so that the back of the chair is narrower than the front, the chair is much more graceful and less clunky, but that means that the shoulders to the legs become compound cuts and none of them are square in any direction. In this episode, Paul walks you through the complex process step by step to cut both tenon and mortise for a perfect union.