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by nos
Sun Jun 02, 2019 7:52 am
Forum: Finishing
Topic: Acacia wood, finish?
Replies: 0
Views: 1643

Acacia wood, finish?

Have got some Acacia wood beams, two uprights and a 3.7Mt cross piece, they are straight from the sawmill, whats the next thing to do, a light sanding and then some sort of finish? they will be as an entrance so will get brushed against. Thanks
by nos
Sat Apr 27, 2019 1:27 pm
Forum: Projects
Topic: driveway gates
Replies: 26
Views: 6528

Re: driveway gates

Very nice gates, you have already found out what I was about to comment on regarding the gate closer rams, I myself did the same, my gates were commercially made, I dont have the machinery or the skill to make some to your standard, and I put the rams on the top rail, while of course, the gate stop ...
by nos
Tue Feb 12, 2019 7:58 am
Forum: Power Tools and Machinery
Topic: Itech machinery
Replies: 3
Views: 1101

Re: Itech machinery

I have looked at Itech machines, they are all generic Chinese built, but so are most of the others! I did like the Spiral block planer, and for a nice price.
by nos
Mon Feb 11, 2019 8:25 am
Forum: Forum suggestions/comments/complaints
Topic: Bad form or just annoying?
Replies: 5
Views: 2335

Re: Bad form or just annoying?

Go for it. in the past UKW mods were a bunch of tossers - partly why this forum started. it used to be the case that WWUK was more trade orientated and UKW hobby, but no idea what UKW is like now as I've not visited in ages. The reason Iam here is because I was on the other forum as recommended fro...