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by ocicat
Wed Jul 09, 2008 8:33 pm
Forum: Woodworking
Topic: Achieving a perfect 45 degree chamfer.
Replies: 45
Views: 7155

Achieving a perfect 45 degree chamfer.

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by ocicat
Thu Jun 19, 2008 7:52 am
Forum: Finishing
Topic: Oak - raised grain...
Replies: 3
Views: 1798

Oak - raised grain...

Matt I avoid this by using a cloth moistened with water and rub over the surface to raise the grain. it's a case of don't flood the surface but don't skimp on the water either. This is then quick and easy to rub down when dry and prevents continued raising with the finish. You'll still have to rub b...
by ocicat
Fri Apr 25, 2008 10:07 am
Forum: Woodworking
Topic: Roof lantern How to?
Replies: 7
Views: 1682

Roof lantern How to?

Jason
Do I take that to mean you do yours as a ridge with gable ends as it were? I am guessing you mean the bigger hips on view internally due to the angled cut on the rafter requiring more surface area?
That is if I understand the thrust of what you are saying?

Alan
by ocicat
Thu Apr 24, 2008 8:13 pm
Forum: Woodworking
Topic: Roof lantern How to?
Replies: 7
Views: 1682

Roof lantern How to?

Jason

Thanks for replying. http://www.townandcountryuk.com/ said
by ocicat
Thu Apr 24, 2008 11:54 am
Forum: Woodworking
Topic: Roof lantern How to?
Replies: 7
Views: 1682

Roof lantern How to?

Hi I have an extension project to the house coming up. Instead of a conservatory in which we would roast, I want to build a flat roof brick extension with folding doors across the end. The room will be 15'x15' with a roof lantern approx 5'x5' I have looked at a few designs and prices :o and figured ...
by ocicat
Fri Jan 11, 2008 7:27 pm
Forum: Woodworking
Topic: Vibro saw
Replies: 2
Views: 2691

Vibro saw

Dom does it look like this one they supply blades
http://www.euromodels.co.uk/classic/aeropicc/ep190011.htm

further down this list somewhere probably worth giving them a ring they might have been asked before.
http://www.euromodels.co.uk/classic/tools.htm

Alan
by ocicat
Fri Jan 04, 2008 10:11 pm
Forum: Woodworking
Topic: door handle height?
Replies: 11
Views: 8334

door handle height?

Damn I've just done 7 doors at 1000 or 1050 (depending)and they seem fine do I have to rip 'em out and start again? My misssus wanted them to align with the middle hinge and I have to ay they seem absolutely fine to me.

Alan
by ocicat
Wed Jan 02, 2008 10:07 am
Forum: Woodworking
Topic: Ernest Joyce Book
Replies: 12
Views: 3137

Ernest Joyce Book

Steve said compared this book with The Encycopedia of furniture making also by Joyce but edited by Alan Peters Steve I haven't made a direct comparison but I did read the same review as you so took a chance and bought "encyclopedia of furniture making" Quite what Alan Peters has added is hard to tel...
by ocicat
Wed Jan 02, 2008 9:51 am
Forum: Woodworking
Topic: So who is looking ?
Replies: 249
Views: 99265

So who is looking ?

Hii All I am Hobby, and I am unlikely to be professional because I am fundamentaly too lazy :) . I have been looking for a reason to sign up when I could addd something useful and I will in the "techniques Ernest Joyce question" I would have used my normal name Alan as a user name but as usual it wa...