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by red
Tue 13 Dec, 2016 8:52 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: books/dvd
Replies: 2
Views: 1787

books/dvd

Im looking for 'framing collectables' by Vivian kistler
also any book/dvd on box framing Ive looked far and wide
but no luck as yet

regards
by red
Tue 06 Dec, 2016 7:31 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hello from Leeds
Replies: 3
Views: 3615

Re: Hello from Leeds

welcome
by red
Mon 05 Dec, 2016 5:48 pm
Forum: Help!
Topic: choosing underpinner
Replies: 7
Views: 2572

Re: choosing underpinner

thanks for advice I will ask santa for a floor mounted manual one!
by red
Mon 05 Dec, 2016 10:37 am
Forum: Help!
Topic: choosing underpinner
Replies: 7
Views: 2572

Re: choosing underpinner

thanks for that pneumatics are the business I agree, but I don't want
to spend too much and I'm also an old luddite!
by red
Sun 04 Dec, 2016 10:43 pm
Forum: Help!
Topic: choosing underpinner
Replies: 7
Views: 2572

choosing underpinner

Ive done a days training and have been busy reframing my old pictures on pretty basic tools. but not too bad a job I have decided on a morso and a keencut ultimat or similar when I get round to creating space.I only intend to be a hobby framer from home as ive retired. ive looked at table top underp...
by red
Mon 28 Nov, 2016 10:23 am
Forum: Help!
Topic: keencut laser
Replies: 4
Views: 1592

Re: keencut laser

thats saved me a lot of hassle, great advice as usual

many thanks
by red
Sun 27 Nov, 2016 9:41 pm
Forum: Help!
Topic: keencut laser
Replies: 4
Views: 1592

Re: keencut laser

many thanks for info
by red
Sun 27 Nov, 2016 6:46 pm
Forum: Help!
Topic: keencut laser
Replies: 4
Views: 1592

keencut laser

ive been offered a keencut laser 1200 is this a good model and will it do as good job
as the ultimat gold?
thanks
by red
Sat 22 Oct, 2016 9:30 am
Forum: After Hours
Topic: To potter around
Replies: 4
Views: 4311

Re: To potter around

have to agree although the family left years ago!
pascal had a famous quote often used these days
regarding shed talk

' all mans miseries derive from not being able to sit
quiet in a room alone'
by red
Tue 18 Oct, 2016 7:27 pm
Forum: Adverts/Sales/Wants
Topic: training manual
Replies: 1
Views: 1359

training manual

hello all

Im looking for a larson jhul custom framer training manual, anyone have a copy?
Im becoming a bit obssessive re collecting framing books!

thanks
by red
Thu 01 Sep, 2016 10:24 pm
Forum: Help!
Topic: what size mountcutter
Replies: 14
Views: 1777

Re: what size mountcutter

it looks like its 48 inch mountcutter or bigger
thanfully i didnt go for a 40inch one

regards
by red
Thu 01 Sep, 2016 8:10 am
Forum: Help!
Topic: what size mountcutter
Replies: 14
Views: 1777

Re: what size mountcutter

many thanks great advice as usual

regards
by red
Wed 31 Aug, 2016 7:52 pm
Forum: Help!
Topic: what size mountcutter
Replies: 14
Views: 1777

what size mountcutter

what is a good size mouncutter to start out with ive thought of 40 inch but
is that too small? would i only end up buying a larger one?

thanks
by red
Wed 24 Aug, 2016 8:14 am
Forum: Help!
Topic: wet/dry mounting questions
Replies: 5
Views: 1302

Re: wet/dry mounting questions

many thanks for the info Im clearer about it now

regards
by red
Tue 23 Aug, 2016 8:13 am
Forum: Help!
Topic: Aging wood
Replies: 16
Views: 3103

Re: Aging wood

wood finishing, an art and science! lots of info on the web re woodfinishing worth a search
also morrells may be able to help?

good luck
by red
Mon 22 Aug, 2016 7:38 pm
Forum: Help!
Topic: wet/dry mounting questions
Replies: 5
Views: 1302

wet/dry mounting questions

Ive had some training, can use a morso, mountcutter etc and have made a few frames to a good standard and will continiue hone my skills, i realise ive lots to learn! ive been reading from books about dry/mounting is there a good guide/course to read to explain the process? I dont quite get it, is it...
by red
Wed 27 Jul, 2016 11:37 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hello from the UK
Replies: 4
Views: 2108

Re: Hello from the UK

welcome

I'm in a similiar position to you, had a lifetime working with wood,now
considering framing,ive been reading lots, this site is a great source of info
my next decision is getting a days tuition,its just choosing one, never been
a fan of reinventing the wheel!
by red
Thu 21 Jul, 2016 2:06 pm
Forum: Help!
Topic: Small box frames
Replies: 26
Views: 5318

Re: Small box frames

when i used to do woodturning i tried craft fairs,that was back in the 90's it was generally soul destroying,i had days when i sold nothing other a days selling an expensive item made up for it.i gave it up eventually there were too many hobbyists selling stuff for next to nothing. when people buy f...
by red
Thu 21 Jul, 2016 2:06 pm
Forum: Help!
Topic: Small box frames
Replies: 26
Views: 5318

Re: Small box frames

when i used to do woodturning i tried craft fairs,that was back in the 90's it was generally soul destroying,i had days when i sold nothing other a days selling an expensive item made up for it.i gave it up eventually there were too many hobbyists selling stuff for next to nothing. when people buy f...
by red
Tue 19 Jul, 2016 1:57 pm
Forum: Help!
Topic: pint in a box frame
Replies: 8
Views: 2283

Re: pint in a box frame

many thanks for the info

the brewery is quantum brewery in stockport
one of the best experimental breweries out there!

cheers