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|05-12-2016 10:49 PM||
pallet wall , reclaimed pine - 3 replies
Hi Guyswhat would be the average cost to fit 15yd2 of reclaimed pine to an internal dry lined stud wall, would this work be charged at the same cost per yd2 as laying harwood flooring? so i am looking for a rough cost per yd2 for fitting only , if you have done this type of work before any additional info you can give will be of help thanks in...
|04-12-2016 10:26 AM||
floating top Hidden fixing? - 2 replies
Hi Guys , I am looking for some tips on how to fix the leg showing in pic to the table top without showing any obvious visible fixing, if possible ? Material is mr-mdf , using 12mm or 1/2 ” for legs , box construction. 18mm or 3/4” MR-mdf for table top with removable 6mm glass on top. The table will be assembled on site so t...
|11-22-2014 10:58 AM||
Black Friday Shop online? tools tools tools - 2 replies
Hi GuysI am looking to buy tools online this Black Friday and get them posted over to the UK. What are the best stores to buy tools from? who would have the best deals on hand tools.I have been looking at Sears, Walmart, Craftsman, Home depot, Kmart.Are they anymore that I have missed that do good deals on tools. ThanksBob
|08-28-2014 12:46 PM||
motor for disc sander pics? - 1 reply
Hi could some help with the correct way to wire this motor? i got it from my old tumble dryer, I have had it turning , by connecting any of the 3 wires!!! one wire connected, to the live (brown wire from plug) + one wire connected ,to the blue (neutral wire from plug ) power supply is coming from a cable with a plug fitted, i also had ...
|04-22-2014 09:15 AM||
Hi can anyone tell me how to setup the scoring blade on the sc3 mini max sliding table saw 1996 model, i have just bought a second hand one, I cant figure out how to get the scoring blade to turn , is it belt driven? if anyone one has one of these saws and has a picture of the setup so that i can see how to get it turning with the motor that wou...
|03-06-2014 05:47 PM||
tv alcove units price guide - 4 replies
Hi Guys Have been recently asked to price for a job 2 built-in alcove units either side of a chimney breast, Made from mdf and painted similar to this pic.i would appreciate your input on what to charge each unit will be 4ft 1/2 foot wide by 7ft high spray finish in white I figure it will take no more than €220 in material only looking f...
|02-14-2014 10:46 PM||
Newel post ends - 4 replies
Hi can anyone help ? I am making a candy cart, I am using newel posts for the front legs with theAcorns cut of at the top, this leaves we with the square 10” block with the rounded corner shaped end grain at the top and the rest of the turned section remaining , now I need two blocks for the opposite corners which I am making from 4̶...
|01-05-2014 09:23 PM||
dining chair construction and upholstery help - 6 replies
Hi guys Can anyone help me with the construction of the back of this chair and best how to fit/attach the upholstery panel. I have been searching for a elegant dining chair for some time now and my wife is set on these ones, which are very expensive.I just want to get to grips on how best to go about it before i breakout any timber or sta...
|02-18-2013 07:05 PM||
spray finish indoors (paint) - 21 replies
Hi can anyone help me , I have recently fitted some MDF TV units, window seat and display cases for a client, they where fitted unpainted as the client wanted to finish them herself . (i am not the best painter anyway) now she is trying to get them sprayed , no painter is willing to spray them, they are all saying they should have been sprayed b...
|01-02-2013 10:25 PM||
wooden gate construction #2 - 5 replies
Hi Lads Another problem i have came across now is how to drill holes in a arched brace for my gate project , as showen in this pic, http://hbpaynter.co.uk/news/latest-news/diary-of-a-gate-installation.php/attachment/hbp_diary_05 . Are the holes drilled before the arch is constructed or after? i really dont know how they do this and how get it a...
|12-31-2012 04:35 PM||
Wooden Gate Arch Construction - 8 replies
Hi lads Need a bit of help here ! this is a pic of a gate that i would like to make for my driveway http://www.agdsystems.co.uk/UserFiles/Image/Timber%20swing%20gates/Cambridge-1.jpg Now my drive way entrance is 14ft wide with 4ft high stone pillars each side , so i will be making 2 timber gates, appox 4ft x 7ft, in , now i am wondering how to ...
|12-31-2012 04:25 PM||
wooden gate arch - 4 replies
Hi lads Need a bit of help here ! this is a pic of a gate that i would like to make for my driveway http://www.agdsystems.co.uk/UserFiles/Image/Timber%20swing%20gates/Cambridge-1.jpg Now my drive way entrance is 14ft wide with 4ft high stone pillars each side , so i will be making 2 timber gates, appox 4ft x 7ft, in , now i am wondering how to g...