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    Iron on Edging or Edgebander

    I couldn't stand iron on veneer lipping would never use again. Not sure wether it was me or the product i was using. but i had Problems trying to get the stuff to stay on veneered mdf. I didn't have any problem trimming it afterwards with a a Veritas flush plane
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    Air dried english oak

    I have some air dried oak that i have sticked in my garage for a few years. Some of the section are not quite big enough for what i have in mind, can any one tell me wether it would be ok to laminate it together to make larger sections? I would like to use it for a timber framed conservatory...
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    Veneered desktop

    Thanks for the replies chaps
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    Veneered desktop

    I am in the proceess of designing a fitted alcove computer desk , and i was wondering would a sheet of oak veneered mdf be ok for the top?, the sides & doors will be oak veneered mdf Thanks in advance
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    IPM this morning

    Quite a few opinions regarding the interview here http://www.housepricecrash.co.uk/forum/index.php?showtopic=174526
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    Dust extractor

    Hello friends I am looking to buy a dust extractor for my band saw, Axminster DS12DL 300mm Disc Sander, power tools. My band saw is 5mtrs away from my Axminster DS12DL 300mm Disc Sander & power tools. My plan was a dust extractor with a long hose that i can disconnect & connect between the...
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    Compound mitre cuts on stair rail

    Hello everyone My next project that i am planning in my house is too put up a handrail. The type of handrail i want to put up is called a pigs ear, I have to cut mitres & compound mitres exactly like the one thats in this picture. I have a chop saw capable of compound mitre but i am unsure how...
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    Jewellery Box with concealed drawers.

    Very nice, are there any feet on the bottom as it looks raised?
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    Contemporary Display Unit in MR MDF and Walnut

    Very nice, certainly looks worth the money. Could you tell me how thick the fascia was on the front of the shelves? and how you managed to get the edge of the fascia flat with the shelf thanks
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    Floating shelves

    Bump :D
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    Floating shelves

    How do you retain the shelf onto the rods, do you grip fill the the gap within the shelve & push onto rods or do you grip fill back of shelve to wall? Also can you use polyester resin to fix the rod into studwork thanks edit: for clarity
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    Floating shelves

    Thanks Jason How deep would the steel rods have to go into studs & brick work?
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    Floating shelves

    Hello folks I would like to make some floating shelves & have been searching the forum for ideas & advice. JasonB technique of sandwiching 12mm moisture resistant mdf between two layers 12mm veneered mdf looks a good way to go. I would like my shelves to be 1100mm long, how many 12mm steel...
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    Oak window boards

    and heres a pic of it
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    Oak window boards

    Hello folks I am planning on fitting oak window boards to these openings, have done a bit of research on-line & the best idea I have see is Drill holes in the bottom of the oak & sit the boards on top of screws using chemical fix. This is ok for the front because there is block work to screw...
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    New Member & Alcove Shelve

    Thanks for replying Chems interesting idea, care to elaborate a bit more? Would you have the bar running along the length & how many?
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    New Member & Alcove Shelve

    Hello everyone Have been lurking this great site for a while now & would like to thank everyone who contributes too it. =D> I am looking for some advice on building alcove shelves, the size of the shelve i want to build is 1900mm length x 350mm Depth x 50mm Thick. I would like too use a...