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by jfc
Tue Nov 05, 2019 9:55 am
Forum: Woodworking
Topic: inset brush seal - can anyone identify?
Replies: 7
Views: 491

Re: inset brush seal - can anyone identify?

It looks like aquamac 63 on the edge of the doors , not 21 and it doesnt get recessed into a grove . It does seem like its hard to close the doors when first fitted but at least that part is correct . Sorry i wasnt able to help with the project , had a lot going on with my parents over the last few ...
by jfc
Mon Oct 21, 2019 6:48 pm
Forum: Power Tools and Machinery
Topic: Identify tools
Replies: 2
Views: 421

Re: Identify tools

The other two look like pig stickers without the wooden handles .
by jfc
Tue Oct 08, 2019 10:04 pm
Forum: Woodworking
Topic: Wood work for disabled
Replies: 2
Views: 333

Re: Wood work for disabled

Get a hairdressers chair and remove the seat bit .
by jfc
Sun Oct 06, 2019 9:27 pm
Forum: Woodworking
Topic: Swolen work surface
Replies: 12
Views: 673

Re: Swolen work surface

Or just buy a new coffee machine and put it there .
by jfc
Sun Oct 06, 2019 9:24 pm
Forum: Woodworking
Topic: Improvise!
Replies: 2
Views: 384

Re: Improvise!

Cant beat making a jig . Nice work .
by jfc
Sun Oct 06, 2019 9:23 pm
Forum: Woodworking
Topic: 12" wide timber
Replies: 5
Views: 439

Re: 12" wide timber

For future reference southern yellow pine can be bought as wide boards . Normally used for stair strings this wide .
by jfc
Tue Aug 27, 2019 7:56 pm
Forum: Woodworking
Topic: Drawer runners
Replies: 7
Views: 811

Re: Drawer runners

Have you tried Wurth for Grass draw runners ? Wurth bought Grass years ago .
by jfc
Sun Aug 18, 2019 9:11 pm
Forum: Turning
Topic: Copy lathes
Replies: 0
Views: 961

Copy lathes

Been toying with the idea of getting one just because i like machines .
Done a bit of reading and it seems they are a bit sh*t . Any one used one ?
by jfc
Tue Aug 06, 2019 3:21 pm
Forum: Finishing
Topic: That didn'tgo according to plan
Replies: 4
Views: 1007

Re: That didn'tgo according to plan

Dab a wet tea bag over it .
by jfc
Fri Jul 26, 2019 6:36 pm
Forum: Power Tools and Machinery
Topic: Cooksley machines
Replies: 5
Views: 638

Re: Cooksley machines

So , did you buy it ?
by jfc
Thu Jul 25, 2019 8:28 am
Forum: Turning
Topic: LEGACY REVO
Replies: 8
Views: 3736

Re: LEGACY REVO

Any pictures of the work you have done with it ?
by jfc
Fri Jul 19, 2019 6:32 pm
Forum: Power Tools and Machinery
Topic: Cooksley machines
Replies: 5
Views: 638

Re: Cooksley machines

Cooksley where from my local area and a big player in machine making . My latest spindle moulder has a cooksley plate on it aswell as a wadkin plate ( its a wadkin ) so i assume they where also a seller for other machines aswell as making their own .
by jfc
Fri Jul 12, 2019 7:36 am
Forum: Turning
Topic: Getting there
Replies: 2
Views: 534

Re: Getting there

Nope , by hand and eye .
by jfc
Sun Jul 07, 2019 9:31 am
Forum: Woodworking
Topic: A small commission for £
Replies: 11
Views: 2250

Re: A small commission for £

Colin C is your man .
by jfc
Thu Jul 04, 2019 8:25 pm
Forum: Turning
Topic: Getting there
Replies: 2
Views: 534

Getting there

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The first one was proper pants though :lol:
by jfc
Mon May 27, 2019 7:03 am
Forum: Woodworking
Topic: Torch on felt advice
Replies: 10
Views: 1117

Re: Torch on felt advice

I was going to redo my workshop roof with torch on but was very worried about the amount of dust i might ignite . Someone suggested doing a fibre glass roof . I priced the system up from Selco and there wasnt much in it cost wise so i went for it . Very easy to do , looks great and wont get damaged ...
by jfc
Mon Apr 22, 2019 11:47 am
Forum: Woodworking
Topic: shaker door supplier
Replies: 8
Views: 982

Re: shaker door supplier

Ask Bobby to make them for you .
by jfc
Tue Apr 09, 2019 8:57 pm
Forum: Power Tools and Machinery
Topic: Power feeder for spindle moulder options
Replies: 13
Views: 1566

Re: Power feeder for spindle moulder options

Just bought a 3 phase wadkin with 3 phase power feed . Where the cable goes in there is a basic junction box and that powers the machine and power feed . The grey trunking to the right is the power feed cable that went to that box .

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by jfc
Sat Apr 06, 2019 5:31 pm
Forum: Projects
Topic: Boat windscreen
Replies: 4
Views: 735

Re: Boat windscreen

No , we lost alot of the templates for that when the Thames flooded :x
Its to go on this one .

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by jfc
Fri Apr 05, 2019 9:41 pm
Forum: Woodworking
Topic: Sapele pricing
Replies: 6
Views: 1612

Re: Sapele pricing

Anyone got into the docks yet ? I have a mate that used to work at a joinery shop as an apprentice and they always went to the docks for timber .
by jfc
Wed Apr 03, 2019 8:22 am
Forum: Power Tools and Machinery
Topic: Tyne Avon chuck
Replies: 1
Views: 412

Re: Tyne Avon chuck

Try asking scott and sargeant . https://www.scosarg.com/
by jfc
Tue Apr 02, 2019 4:34 pm
Forum: Finishing
Topic: Recommendation for sealing Medite Exterior
Replies: 1
Views: 895

Re: Recommendation for sealing Medite Exterior

Ive only ever just painted it as you would with normal timber .
by jfc
Tue Apr 02, 2019 2:27 pm
Forum: Projects
Topic: A simple oak book case
Replies: 5
Views: 700

Re: A simple oak book case

Nice mate . I agree with the shaker thing , i normally push towards the raised and fielded panel look .
by jfc
Mon Apr 01, 2019 7:58 am
Forum: Power Tools and Machinery
Topic: Wadkin EP 1" spindle needed
Replies: 4
Views: 667

Re: Wadkin EP 1" spindle needed

Theres a thought although all my cutters will fit into a bigger block , its just my dedicated blocks ( cill block etc ) are all 30mm . Then again i do have 4 spindle moulders now :lol:
by jfc
Sun Mar 31, 2019 1:43 pm
Forum: Projects
Topic: Boat windscreen
Replies: 4
Views: 735

Re: Boat windscreen

That may be the reason its taken about ten years to make ! Just D3 white glue for the laminating , i'm toying with the idea of fibre glassing it and then glassing it to the boat .
by jfc
Sun Mar 31, 2019 1:35 pm
Forum: Power Tools and Machinery
Topic: Wadkin EP 1" spindle needed
Replies: 4
Views: 667

Re: Wadkin EP 1" spindle needed

Every little helps mate . Just missed one on ebay :x
Let me know what you want for it .
A 30mm spindle would be better . Can you get a modern spindle to fit an old machine ? Without the use of gaffa tape !
by jfc
Fri Mar 29, 2019 7:39 am
Forum: Projects
Topic: Boat windscreen
Replies: 4
Views: 735

Boat windscreen

Something that has annoyed me for years is my boat windscreen . After having a new canopy made ( too tight ) it made the problem worse . After many years of trying to fix it i decided its time for a new one ( this has also taken a few years ) :lol: First i needed to make a template of the roof and s...
by jfc
Wed Mar 27, 2019 7:30 am
Forum: Power Tools and Machinery
Topic: Wadkin RA planer
Replies: 1
Views: 612

Re: Wadkin RA planer

Get yourself a set of these . https://www.amazon.co.uk/Planer-Knife-Setting-Jig-Axminster/dp/B078TCN2GQ/ref=asc_df_B078TCN2GQ/?tag=googshopuk-21&linkCode=df0&hvadid=256433357675&hvpos=1o1&hvnetw=g&hvrand=15452983602207188022&hvpone=&hvptwo=&hvqmt=&hvdev=c&hvdvcmdl=&hvlocint=&hvlocphy=9045932&hvtargi...
by jfc
Tue Mar 26, 2019 7:09 pm
Forum: Power Tools and Machinery
Topic: Wadkin EP 1" spindle needed
Replies: 4
Views: 667

Wadkin EP 1" spindle needed

Anyone got a spare Wadkin EP spindle ? 30mm or 1" . Also need a phase converter to run 5HP /4KW Loaded with a forklift https://live.staticflickr.com/7924/33597119688_5f04d45b6d_z.jpg Unloaded with a lump of 4 x 2 :lol: https://live.staticflickr.com/7820/46750372644_d6c8d9e550_z.jpg https://live.stat...
by jfc
Thu Feb 28, 2019 8:50 pm
Forum: Woodworking
Topic: Roofing question
Replies: 15
Views: 2069

Re: Roofing question

Rather than your floor plate to hold the new purlin / wall you could double up some 6-8 x 2 Depending on the span and let the walls take the load . Or make a box beam up . If you do the box beam you could make it in the loft space .
by jfc
Thu Feb 07, 2019 6:16 pm
Forum: Woodworking
Topic: Sash construction - Double glazing
Replies: 16
Views: 2028

Re: Sash construction - Double glazing

Planning permission wont be needed but you will still need a building notice .
An old thread here that may help ... http://woodworkuk.co.uk/forum/viewtopic ... ash+window
by jfc
Wed Aug 16, 2017 9:18 pm
Forum: Hand Tools
Topic: Wood too big for mitre box...
Replies: 8
Views: 4273

Re: Wood too big for mitre box...

Use the mitre box you already have to make a bigger mitre box . You already have the jig so use it .
by jfc
Wed Aug 16, 2017 9:14 pm
Forum: Woodworking
Topic: Can you identify this timber?
Replies: 1
Views: 993

Re: Can you identify this timber?

Looks like Meranti to me .
by jfc
Mon Aug 07, 2017 7:31 am
Forum: Projects
Topic: Media Unit (after Woodbloke(after Alan Peters))
Replies: 11
Views: 4354

Re: Media Unit (after Woodbloke(after Alan Peters))

I like that ! Especially the woman in lycra :lol:
by jfc
Thu Jul 27, 2017 2:37 pm
Forum: Power Tools and Machinery
Topic: Brrokman dovetailer engineer
Replies: 1
Views: 871

Re: Brrokman dovetailer engineer

Scott and sargeant may take a look at it for you ?
by jfc
Thu Jul 27, 2017 1:11 pm
Forum: Woodworking
Topic: Church Notice Board
Replies: 4
Views: 1994

Re: Church Notice Board

The ones i have done have been in Sapele . Mainly because it matches the plywood backing better than oak would .
by jfc
Thu Jul 20, 2017 11:40 am
Forum: Woodworking
Topic: Help with hinges...
Replies: 8
Views: 2729

Re: Help with hinges...

Bound to be something Hafele sell .
by jfc
Wed Jul 12, 2017 9:55 am
Forum: Woodworking
Topic: Photobucket
Replies: 7
Views: 2773

Re: Photobucket

yep .. all over the world, people are being photofucketed


:lol: :lol: :lol:
by jfc
Sun Jul 09, 2017 1:39 pm
Forum: Power Tools and Machinery
Topic: Felder Customer Case study
Replies: 2
Views: 1306

Re: Felder Customer Case study

He's a little hottie isn't he !