billzee":1pb363kw said:Come on guys, someone must be using one of these thicknessers, surely
Maybe they're too embarassed to say so in public...? :wink:
billzee":2zi0qk0h said:It seems very strange to me that we cannot go along to our local woodyard and buy decent planed stock that is neither cupped nor twisted or as wickes seem to do, bind up 6 or 8 planks which seemingly seem good only to get them home and find when releasing the binding to find 3/4 of the stock unusable.
Is it beyond these people to cut and store this timber properly and to sell it in single units ( so we can check its trueness) so we can get about our business without resorting to all manner of strange and exotic machines to give us the basic material to work with.
You seem to be labouring under the delusion that "sheds" have a responsibility to their customers. In fact, their first responsibiltiy is to their shareholders.