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Butterfly Keys

Most butterfly keys look like bow ties, however some actually resemble their namesake...

Butterfly Keys

"Bridging a crotch"

Butterfly Keys

"Stabilizing a knot"

Butterfly Keys

"Stabilizing a natural check"

Butterfly Keys

"Artistic plus stabilizing"

Butterfly Keys

"Some on each side of a chair back to add strength"

Butterfly Keys

"Strengthening a natural void"

Butterfly Keys

"Stabilizing a long check in a chair seat"

Butterfly Keys

"Three small keys stabilizing a long check and a pair of larger keys joining two planks of Japanese cherry"

Butterfly Keys

"Two keys used to stabilize both ends of a lovely natural check in a black cherry tabletop"

Butterfly Keys

"A key used to prevent a natural split from "running" into the black cherry tabletop"