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How to cut a square hole about 1" deep into the wood

Square holes in wood are mortises. We call them that even if it's not part of a mortise-and-tenon joint, hence "chiselling out the mortise for a lock" and other references you'll come across....
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How to cut a square hole about 1" deep into the wood

The easy way would be to use a router with a template and a guide bushing. But if you’re going to use the Dremel, a few things that’ll help are: Use an appropriate bit. The one you’re showing looks ...
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