Spinnekop #8: Kokerbalken

To support the tube (koker) and to give strength to the lower part of the windmill there are "kokerbalken" (girders?). They form a bent together with 2 posts and 2 knee braces.

Taking measurements

Making the mortises

Fitting mortis and tenon. They are aligned on the center of the beams

2 done, 2 to go

Chiseling away

All finished with the tube temporary placed on top in stead of placed in the housing