• We invite you to join UKWorkshop.
    Members can turn off viewing Ads!

Search results

UKworkshop.co.uk

Help Support UKworkshop.co.uk:

  1. M

    A jig for cutting logs for house signs and numbers.

    Hi everyone, I am looking for a bit of advise, I am hoping to make some house signs out of logs but want to leave the bark on or the natural edge, do anyone know of a link to where I could find out how to slice the logs using a bandsaw and maybe construct a jig, many thanks Matt.
  2. M

    Advice wanted for Harware for jewllery boxes.

    Hi everyone, could someone let me know where the best place in the uk is to purchase hardware such as hinges, locks ect for making jewlerry boxes? many thanks Matt
  3. M

    Davan pyrography, contact details wanted please.

    Hi everyone, I am looking at buying a new pyrography machine and I have been told that Davan machine is the best or one of the best do anyone know of the contact details or where I can find them for this machine, regards Matt.
  4. M

    Which pyrography is best?

    Thanks Charlie, I will take a look now!
  5. M

    Which pyrography is best?

    It sounds like this Peter Childs pyrography setup is the way to go, I also heard on another forum a machine called Davan, it is made by a retired gentlemen in the south of Wales, this one also seems to be getting a lot of good reviews v
  6. M

    Which pyrography is best?

    Hi everyone, i'm sure this question as been asked before but just to make sure can someone advise me which is the best pyrograhy machine is the best to go for as I currently use a janik model and am not getting on very well with it, someone as said the Davan machine is one of the best but i'm...
  7. M

    Help- need a tenon cutter for making rustic furniture.

    Hi everyone, I am going to try my hand at making some rustic furniture and am looking to buy a tenon cutter, my question is what size should I be using to make the tenons on average size chairs, coffee tables, benches ect, any help would be much appreciated, regards Matt
  8. M

    Help needed buying tenon cutters please.

    Hi everyone, I am going to try my hand at making some rustic furniture and am looking to buy a tenon cutter, my question is what size should I be using to make the tenons on average size chairs, coffee tables, benches ect, any help would be much appreciated, regards Matt.
  9. M

    Tool identification please

    I have now had about 6 people confirming different uses for it now, which one is right?
  10. M

    Help with making rustic swing seat

    Hi everyone and hope you are all well, I have been given a large sweet chestnut log which I'm hoping to chainsaw down to make into a seat and then use some lengths of branches/logs about 5 inches thick and about 7 feet long to use as the frame, this is something I have never attempted before and...
  11. M

    Tool identification please

    Is that a guess? or is the genuinely what it's for? because it was in with his tools chisels ect I thought it had something to do with carpentry.
  12. M

    Tool identification please

    Can someone tell me what this is please, I found it in my father in-laws tool box, the handle is about 4 inches long and the blade is about 5 inches long, the left side of the blade looks like it could of been sharpened at some point, cheers! Matt.
  13. M

    Whats the best item you have made ?

    This is probably one of my favourite pieces, it's a sycamore burl and 14" in diameter, regards Matt.
  14. M

    Glue recomendation please

    sorry just found, it just wouldn't show up in a search fo everbuild.
  15. M

    Glue recomendation please

    hi, just had a look on toolstations website and they dont list it, they only list the tubes?
  16. M

    FOR SALE: Oak dresser "fully restored" from Plymouth

    Thanks for the info Andy, I shall know now what section to place a post in like this in future, regards Matt.
  17. M

    FOR SALE: Oak dresser "fully restored" from Plymouth

    Hi guys I have this oak dresser that someone gave me and it was in a very poor state and in need of repair so I spent many evenings restoring it and was hoping to sell it, The thing is I was hoping someone can give me some idea of how old it is and what country its from and the value, I would...
  18. M

    What finish is best for wooden garage doors?

    Thanks for your advise and comments it is much appreciated, regards Matt.
  19. M

    How to make a wooden draining board for belfast sink please.

    Hi everyone, I have been asked to make a wooden drainer for a friends belfast sink but never made one and don't have a clue where to start "what wood" "glue" finish" ect, would anyone be kind enough to give me some idea's or perhaps a site where I can find the right info, any advise will be...
  20. M

    What finish is best for wooden garage doors?

    Hi Guy's hope you are all well, I recently made a set of garage doors for my father in-law, I made a frame of 2x2 and faced it with 12mm ply and then had to give it about 6 or 7 coats of Danish oil, my question is did I do right? should I have used Danish oil? or could there have been a better...
Top