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|353 days ago||
Happy New Year - 4 replies
I want to say to all LJ’s Happy New Year! May all Lumberjocks have a prosperous year where all wishes come true and a very good business year !!
|369 days ago||
Fyji Semi-Pro 2 Stage HVLP System - 0 replies
Hi,I am in the market for a spray gun for applying stain to my furniture piecesI am thinking of buying a Spray gun/compressor combo or a Fuji Semi-Pro 2 Stage HVLP System. Spray gun/compressor combo i know how it works and what to expect from it. When it comes to these Fuji systems i must say i do not know the system . I read about it on there w...
|592 days ago||
Sipo Mahogany - 7 replies
Hi I might be moving to Texas for about 6 to 7 years. I wil be doing woodworking in my spare time to keep me away from the bad things.Where can i find Sipo Mahogany close to Houston Tx. It seems that all the excotic wood suppliers are up north . Can any one help. I would be needing 4/4, 8/4, 12/4 thick lumber Thanks
|798 days ago||
Cutlist software - 3 replies
Hi,I am looking for free Software that i can use to optimise my cut list for kitchen cabinets. I am using white melamine boards 1800mm X 2700mm in size . Can anyone help in this regard Thanks Nollie
|851 days ago||
Indexing web site - 10 replies
Hi,I have designed a web site for my woodworking business. The site is on the web now http://www.leonswoodworx.co.za. I am trying to save money by doing it myself. Business is not that good around where i stay.The problem i have is that Google and Yahoo does not recognise the site. How do one get indexed on these search engines. I have register...
|1033 days ago||
Inner Stress - 6 replies
Hi,The athor day i had to make a display cabinet for a company. I used African Mahogany for the project. The problem i encountered was when i cut the 50mm (2 inch) thick boards into 50 mm wide strips , these 50 X 50 X 2.1 m pieces pulled into any direction. I had to drive back to the City (2.5 hours there) to buy new lumber at a cost. My profit ...
|1054 days ago||
African Mahogany - Stain technique - 2 replies
I am working in the G & G style and working with African Mahogany (khaya nyasica). I did a lot of research on staining the wood to a exceptable ” G & G ” coulor. I finaly used Potasium dicromate to stain some sample peaces. The problem was that the coulor came out sortoff purple red and not rusty red as was described in the a...
|1162 days ago||
Bleaching African Mahogany - 1 reply
Hi all, I have a problem in that i do not always get light coloured AM . Is there a household product that i can use to bleach the AM and then put the stain to get to a desired color. Some times we only get the darker colour AM . This coulor differences creates a problem when i want to get a “consistent” colour over all my proje...