For the back, the tenons of the cross pieces, the rails, should be 3/8 by 1-1/4-in.
A few paces further they halted, and the cross pieces were lashed to the poles.
You will be more comfortable when we have lashed these cross pieces.
The cross pieces along the bottom are arranged similarly to the ribs.
These points are to locate the places where the cross pieces go.
It will be seen that we connected these with two cross pieces.
These were to be used for cross pieces to hold the raft together.
These strips are steadied by from seven to ten cross pieces, which are firmly tied to them and to the central piece.
The shutter is made of clapboards, pinned on cross pieces, hung by wooden hinges, and fastened by a wooden latch.
Then they had tied the headless corpse erect against a side wall of the house, keeping its arms extended by cross pieces of wood.