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by Steve N
Sat 09 Nov, 2019 10:46 am
Forum: After Hours
Topic: Removing the smell from old books
Replies: 10
Views: 400

Re: Removing the smell from old books

:lol:
by Steve N
Sat 09 Nov, 2019 8:05 am
Forum: After Hours
Topic: Removing the smell from old books
Replies: 10
Views: 400

Re: Removing the smell from old books

Mark (NYAF) where are you, this is right up your street :rock:
by Steve N
Thu 07 Nov, 2019 9:48 pm
Forum: Technology - CMC's Computers Etc
Topic: Contract CMC wanted
Replies: 9
Views: 2543

Re: Contract CMC wanted

Wrong time of the year for us, exhibitions, Bath Christmas Market,online orders and Christmas, no spare capacity :cash: :dance: :cash: :ninja: :star:
by Steve N
Tue 05 Nov, 2019 1:31 pm
Forum: Help!
Topic: Valiani creasing issue
Replies: 3
Views: 164

Re: Valiani creasing issue

sounds like you creasing head is not calibrated for the machine, you need to go into settings, choose Machine setting then Tools, then choose the tool/head , in this case it's the creasing head, them page 4, top left setting is the starting adjustment, as it shows in the diagram below, if it's leavi...
by Steve N
Sun 03 Nov, 2019 4:49 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Collapse
Replies: 14
Views: 561

Re: Collapse

StevenG wrote:
Sat 02 Nov, 2019 1:36 pm
Didn't that happen before? :sweating:
I was thinking that :? well at lest no one was hurt
by Steve N
Mon 28 Oct, 2019 9:17 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The new Larson Juhl website.
Replies: 10
Views: 923

Re: The new Larson Juhl website.

Is anybody else still having trouble with their website when ordering, I hardly order off them any more since the start of the year, due to the problems they have had, I try to order order from other suppliers and only order from them if I can't get it anywhere else, but the last two time I tried to...
by Steve N
Wed 23 Oct, 2019 3:19 pm
Forum: Help!
Topic: Couriers for framed glazed artworks
Replies: 6
Views: 364

Re: Couriers for framed glazed artworks

Most of the mainstream ones ,Hermes, FedEx, DHL, DPD etc will not insure glazed pictures, I found FedEx to cause the most damage :head:
by Steve N
Wed 23 Oct, 2019 12:18 pm
Forum: Help!
Topic: Welsh rugby cap
Replies: 5
Views: 419

Re: Welsh rugby cap

the customer with the rugby caps has just brought in another one, wants it exactly the same as the others :clap:
by Steve N
Mon 21 Oct, 2019 7:10 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Dates on paintings..
Replies: 6
Views: 352

Re: Dates on paintings..

when I first opened my own shop, my labels that I stuck on the back of the frames had spaces for invoice number and date, I used these for a while until an artist asked me not to put the date on as when she exhibited them, it dated them and if they never sold the first year it looked like 'Old Stock...
by Steve N
Thu 17 Oct, 2019 4:12 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Art touching glass
Replies: 13
Views: 775

Re: Art touching glass

What's a V-Hinge :giggle: :Slap: :sweating: But seriously, if there is some misunderstanding what a 'Shadow Mount' is, then what is causing the bowing or how it's bowing, or how the artwork is attached, then a remedy not going to be easily recommended, if mounted on foamcore , is the foamcore bendin...
by Steve N
Wed 16 Oct, 2019 5:12 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Art touching glass
Replies: 13
Views: 775

Re: Art touching glass

Totally agree Mark, it sounds like it should be the mount next to the window in a box frame, also agree with your other points :yes:
by Steve N
Wed 16 Oct, 2019 3:17 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Art touching glass
Replies: 13
Views: 775

Re: Art touching glass

So in other words 'Float Mounted' , who is making up these techniques names :sweating:
by Steve N
Thu 10 Oct, 2019 2:34 pm
Forum: Help!
Topic: Framing spectacles
Replies: 9
Views: 366

Re: Framing spectacles

Cut two hole in the mountcard so the arms can go through and fold, make a nice snug fit, thus helping to secure the spectacles
by Steve N
Mon 07 Oct, 2019 6:59 am
Forum: Help!
Topic: Keencut arrow1200
Replies: 2
Views: 189

Re: Keencut arrow1200

You can still get blades from keencut
https://www.keencut.com/spares/all-mach ... and-laser/
by Steve N
Thu 03 Oct, 2019 11:46 am
Forum: Help!
Topic: Simons J326
Replies: 5
Views: 338

Re: Simons J326

I think Simons used to have a plastic version of that one, but could not find it, so maybe they have stopped that one as well
by Steve N
Wed 02 Oct, 2019 7:01 am
Forum: Help!
Topic: Simons J326
Replies: 5
Views: 338

Re: Simons J326

can you post a photo of it, as can't find it in my catalogue, so it must have been deleted a while ago
by Steve N
Wed 25 Sep, 2019 12:54 pm
Forum: Help!
Topic: Morso Rebate Supports Retraction From Moulding
Replies: 6
Views: 1031

Re: Morso Rebate Supports Retraction From Moulding

It's called 'ware & tear' , mine sometimes move, then again then they don't, where I worked once we had the 'gizmo' and found it kept jamming, so took more time, threw it away in the end With regards to the video, that's far too quick to be accurate, the moulding is moving all over the place for the...
by Steve N
Thu 19 Sep, 2019 7:15 pm
Forum: Business Matters
Topic: FramR cloud sync problem
Replies: 5
Views: 898

Re: FramR cloud sync problem

Well that is a problem with webbase programmes, you are relignent on somebody's else servers and also your own Internet access, what happens when a customer want a price and the servers are down :xcomputer: :xcomputer:
by Steve N
Fri 13 Sep, 2019 3:21 pm
Forum: Help!
Topic: C&H mountcutters
Replies: 9
Views: 330

Re: C&H mountcutters

I cut my teeth on C&H , lovely machines, but I also agree with Not your average framer dealing with N/B is a pain in the bum :head: , haven't dealt with them for about 10 years

Now I'm having trouble posting, keep getting asked to login :xcomputer:
by Steve N
Thu 12 Sep, 2019 12:47 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Art touching glass
Replies: 13
Views: 775

Re: Art touching glass

Still don't know what a shadow mount is :crying: :sadsmile: