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by Timh
Thu 09 Jan, 2020 4:50 pm
Forum: Help!
Topic: Ribbed frame
Replies: 14
Views: 267

Re: Ribbed frame

another way to get consistency on the flutes is to use the tool from a diy shop that is used for laying down ceramic tiles it's a sort of plastic toothed comb you can soften the edges of the plastic with sandpaper and even mitre one end so you get the closed corner joint after you have done that, ap...
by Timh
Mon 18 Nov, 2019 12:44 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Dutch ripple moulding.... HELP !!
Replies: 36
Views: 11387

Re: Dutch ripple moulding.... HELP !!

I'm still messing about with different ways and profiles yet but and the profile image is just my first effort so difficult to say

the guys that did this originally must have been massive as I was sweating doing it
I will post more as I get chance to do some more on it though
by Timh
Mon 18 Nov, 2019 12:18 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Dutch ripple moulding.... HELP !!
Replies: 36
Views: 11387

Re: Dutch ripple moulding.... HELP !!

I'm not sure if the files will show as I've not posted any images for some time As a side hobby almost as I'm fascinated with older techniques, I have been making a dutch ripple making machine, I think called a Flammleisten , so I will be able to make ripple mouldings still a work in progress and fi...
by Timh
Wed 18 Sep, 2019 7:27 am
Forum: Help!
Topic: C&H mountcutters
Replies: 9
Views: 526

Re: C&H mountcutters

Thanks to all for the above
for info only ,spoke with Neilsen and it looks as though C&H have gone
shame as they were a great machine
by Timh
Sat 14 Sep, 2019 9:16 am
Forum: Help!
Topic: C&H mountcutters
Replies: 9
Views: 526

Re: C&H mountcutters

Thanks for the replies
I will give NB a call and expect the possible pia!
by Timh
Fri 13 Sep, 2019 10:29 am
Forum: Help!
Topic: C&H mountcutters
Replies: 9
Views: 526

C&H mountcutters

Does anyone know if C&H mountcutters are still sold in the uk

I have always used these for 30 years and the one I bought in 2001 is getting tired
by Timh
Thu 28 Feb, 2019 10:28 am
Forum: Help!
Topic: Moulding species and colour
Replies: 8
Views: 627

Re: Moulding species and colour

try rubbing some Tung Oil onto oak
it may need two coats and left to dry for 24 hours
wax after
it deepens the colour differently to stain
by Timh
Tue 26 Feb, 2019 10:31 am
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Hi I'm back
Replies: 11
Views: 1202

Re: Hi I'm back

good to see you back Mark
take care of yourself
by Timh
Wed 06 Feb, 2019 1:00 pm
Forum: Help!
Topic: Cassese Cs486 underpinner help!
Replies: 1
Views: 235

Re: Cassese Cs486 underpinner help!

Hi Bella88
try getting in touch with Eileen at ukframing supplies
01530 836444
ask to speak with Dave
they've helped us out
by Timh
Thu 31 Jan, 2019 3:26 pm
Forum: Help!
Topic: L/J Arqadia 637.547.000
Replies: 6
Views: 561

Re: L/J Arqadia 637.547.000

Thanks Sisters
it's now back in stock
why we were told april /may I don't know
by Timh
Mon 28 Jan, 2019 9:46 am
Forum: Help!
Topic: L/J Arqadia 637.547.000
Replies: 6
Views: 561

Re: L/J Arqadia 637.547.000

Thanks
what's your phone number
by Timh
Thu 24 Jan, 2019 10:34 am
Forum: Help!
Topic: L/J Arqadia 637.547.000
Replies: 6
Views: 561

Re: L/J Arqadia 637.547.000

thanks John
went to order it on Monday and they told me April/May
need a couple of lengths if anyone has any
by Timh
Wed 23 Jan, 2019 2:34 pm
Forum: Help!
Topic: L/J Arqadia 637.547.000
Replies: 6
Views: 561

L/J Arqadia 637.547.000

does any one have a couple of lengths of this moulding - 637.547.000

LJ are out until May!
thanks
by Timh
Wed 23 Jan, 2019 1:00 pm
Forum: Help!
Topic: Gilders question
Replies: 9
Views: 740

Re: Gilders question

Dermot,
was it called Ormolu?

I have tried with Gamboge and the effect wasn't great
I tried with a good quality oil paint and got some good results
by Timh
Fri 18 Jan, 2019 10:02 am
Forum: Adverts/Sales/Wants
Topic: Keencut System 4000 for sale
Replies: 2
Views: 638

Re: Keencut System 4000 for sale

hi Neil
I think I would like this
can you PM me a number to call you so I can call and have a look
or call me on 01743 245975 Friday or 01938 554985 Mon - Wednesday
thanks
Tim
by Timh
Fri 02 Nov, 2018 1:58 pm
Forum: Help!
Topic: Mount bonded to print
Replies: 7
Views: 709

Re: Mount bonded to print

well done Tom
always a nervous process doing this.
hopefully you'll get some praise from the customer
by Timh
Fri 10 Aug, 2018 2:49 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Framing with low-end equipment
Replies: 18
Views: 2608

Re: Framing with low-end equipment

Hi Anthony, you can get an ok standard from these types of machines with practice but you may want to weigh up how much extra trouble and time you may spend on doing this yourself when you could possibly spend that time on your actual craft of photography against maybe speaking with your local frame...
by Timh
Fri 29 Jun, 2018 9:29 am
Forum: Help!
Topic: Electric Paint Sprayer - which is the best?
Replies: 6
Views: 772

Re: Electric Paint Sprayer - which is the best?

take a look at Axminster power tools
they do a HVLP system

I agree with NYAF. the hand held ones are ok for spraying your garden fence but I wouldn't recommend using one for frames
by Timh
Fri 09 Mar, 2018 10:39 am
Forum: Help!
Topic: Moulding ID please
Replies: 7
Views: 1378

Re: Moulding ID please

Hi joh5nny
it looks like it might be one of ours
does it have a Kingswood label on the back?
If so, let me know how much you need and I can run a couple of lengths

Tim
by Timh
Thu 01 Feb, 2018 1:31 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: RSG (gluesize)
Replies: 8
Views: 1708

Re: RSG (gluesize)

Hi B

we found the same
stinks doesn't it
and when you cook it up after soaking it smells like it's gone off already
also looks very thin when mixed with water

am looking at other suppliers at the moment
got some from Wrights of Lymm in cheshire
that was pretty good