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  1. J

    "Chrome" plating

    Hi Steve i used to have some done at Nottingham platers in Basford Nottingham . Might be worth a try Cheers Jon
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    Mahogany veneer identfication

    For lippings I often glue 3 sheets of veneer together to form a 1.8mm sheet . Then rip the glued up sheet down into strips. You get perfect match for colour and grain . Cheers Jon
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    My first tablesaw: Wadkin AGS 10, help and advice wanted!

    I'm pretty sure I've got a couple of ags riving knives in the workshop I will see if I can find them tomorrow. . Cheers Jon
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    Post a photo of the last thing you made

    Gloss kitchen with wenge panelled backspash. Nice to make something for myself for a change. Cheers Jon
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    interwood router

    Can't really help with the technical details but mine has a changeover switch that switches between 16 and 24k revs which presumably changes the frequency changer like Bob says Cheers Jon
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    What tool did you buy today?

    Does this count? . Secondhand 26inch dominion saw bench with a startrite 10 inch cabinet saw. Cheers Jon
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    Post a photo of the last thing you made

    Hi Phil it's pretty much as you guessed a 10.75mm groove for 10mm glass . There is a deeper groove in the handrail to allow for getting them in . Cheers Jon
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    Post a photo of the last thing you made

    Hi peter it's finished in osmo polyx oil Cheers Jon
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    Post a photo of the last thing you made

    Yes always makes a nice staircase oak I prefer the European variety. The glass is 10mm toughened heat soaked. I'm not sure what the heat soaking does but it was specced. All gaps to meet the less than 100mm sphere test, Cheers Jon
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    Post a photo of the last thing you made

    Oak staircase just completed with glass inset panels Cheers Jon
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    thermoforming corian?

    The manufactures of the heating bars used in the solid surface industry is elkom see here http://www.elkomuk.co.uk/heating/ Mine is about 1200mm long and was pretty expensive for what it is but it does the job well. You can get them from the Corian distributors CDUK in Leeds Cheers jon
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    Peter Sefton's Open Day - Saturday July 18th 2015

    Hopefully see you there Steve and Peter Cheers Jon
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    what photo hosting? And Instagram question.

    What Doug said. Instagram so easy to share and look into other people's workshops. The woodworking community on there is pretty large and varied. My feed is under @jonnydburn Cheers Jon
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    Post a photo of the last thing you made

    A gate Sapele Cheers Jon
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    A new collection of planes

    Planes 11 and 12 probably the most recent and normal ones a record 075 and unknown 75 possibly a stanley Plane 13 a heavy cast infill plane with mahogany stuffing No makers names on this one . The iron has a cap iron unlike the other bigger infill. There is pharaoh brand stamped on the...