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Forum topic by jcalamity posted 11-03-2008 03:45 PM 867 views 0 times favorited 3 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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jcalamity

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11-03-2008 03:45 PM

Hi there,

Can anyone explain to me what “stair-housing” is?

Much appreciated!!

J


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John Gray

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#1 posted 11-03-2008 06:06 PM

I would if I knew. ;-)

-- Only the Shadow knows....................

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fredf

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#2 posted 11-03-2008 06:28 PM

I don’t know either Stairhousing bits but it appears to deal with cutting the grooves in the sides of stairs (stringers?) to accept the treads and risers. possibly British usage???

-- Fred, Springfield, Ma

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#3 posted 11-03-2008 10:42 PM

A stair housing is for completely closed stringers. The stringers are routed out to accept the risers and steps.

-- Berta in NC

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