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by red
Tue 23 Jul, 2019 1:07 pm
Forum: Help!
Topic: Pva glue
Replies: 8
Views: 480

Re: Pva glue

I tend to use titebond if I need a strong joint.I had a guitar which snapped at the 'nut' near the pegs of the guitar, at a 45 degree angle. I spoke to a luthier about what to do, as I thought of a new neck,or biscuit joints etc. I glued it with titebond and clamped it.you could barely see the join....
by red
Thu 27 Jun, 2019 11:26 am
Forum: Help!
Topic: c+h m48 advantage
Replies: 8
Views: 386

Re: c+h m48 advantage

thanks for that, I must admit I do like the look of them
they look very sturdy.

thanks
by red
Thu 27 Jun, 2019 8:51 am
Forum: Help!
Topic: c+h m48 advantage
Replies: 8
Views: 386

Re: c+h m48 advantage

many thanks for replies,one of my thoughts was availability of spares!
by red
Wed 26 Jun, 2019 10:53 am
Forum: Help!
Topic: c+h m48 advantage
Replies: 8
Views: 386

c+h m48 advantage

hi folks

any opinions on the above ,how do they compare to keencut gold
and are spares available?

many thanks
by red
Mon 10 Jun, 2019 5:38 pm
Forum: Help!
Topic: measuring slip mouldings
Replies: 2
Views: 321

Re: measuring slip mouldings

Many thanks
by red
Sun 09 Jun, 2019 9:51 am
Forum: Help!
Topic: measuring slip mouldings
Replies: 2
Views: 321

measuring slip mouldings

how do i measure a slip moulding on the morso? only getting splinters
when i scratch my head!

thanks
by red
Sat 08 Jun, 2019 2:21 pm
Forum: Adverts/Sales/Wants
Topic: Wanted 1m Version Mat cutter
Replies: 20
Views: 1480

Re: Wanted 1m Version Mat cutter

If customers see you doing their work its adds to everything really.I used to do craft fairs many years
ago .When a stallholder made their wres in front of the public,there was far more interest and sales too
small is beautiful!
by red
Wed 05 Jun, 2019 4:54 pm
Forum: Adverts/Sales/Wants
Topic: frameco matmaster
Replies: 0
Views: 302

frameco matmaster

anyone got one they want to sell?

thanks
by red
Wed 08 May, 2019 8:50 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hello, another newbie here, looking for advice!
Replies: 12
Views: 852

Re: Hello, another newbie here, looking for advice!

Hi welcome I'm a hobby framer doing mainly for family and friends I sometimes Wonder to expand, but life somehow gets in the way! I was at my framers suppliers today,and the owner was Saying that smaller home framers often have the edge Over the larger companies as the public sometimes Thinks that m...
by red
Mon 06 May, 2019 10:10 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hi everyone
Replies: 7
Views: 611

Re: Hi everyone

welcome Debbie sounds a good idea, it will give you an interest for sure, anxiety can be a crippling condition.I was 60 when I took up framing it took me a while for the stuff ,materials etc to sink in to my grey matter, the good people here are a minefield of information if you get stuck on anythin...
by red
Wed 06 Mar, 2019 12:27 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Framer Down.
Replies: 17
Views: 1410

Re: Framer Down.

I can only echo what others have said, hope you get well soon,
by red
Thu 28 Feb, 2019 10:24 am
Forum: Adverts/Sales/Wants
Topic: morso f measuring scale
Replies: 4
Views: 479

Re: morso f measuring scale

ive got one sorted,thanks for replies
by red
Mon 25 Feb, 2019 9:07 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Helen - New Member
Replies: 5
Views: 595

Re: Helen - New Member

welcome helen, im still in the stage of framing between the garage, spare bedroom.... I will at some point get round to building a cabin like yours,sounds ideal,like you im a hobby framer at the mo at least. keencuts are good mount cutters,but there are others out there too.I sometimes just use a ha...
by red
Thu 21 Feb, 2019 10:34 am
Forum: Announcements
Topic: New workshop and studio
Replies: 3
Views: 508

Re: New workshop and studio

health problems really do make you rethink things.what is most important is your health; mind and body, sounds like you have done the right thing by scaling down,it will still give you an interest,without the stresses of running a gallery.Ive also been struck down with health problems throughout my ...
by red
Wed 20 Feb, 2019 1:31 pm
Forum: Adverts/Sales/Wants
Topic: morso f measuring scale
Replies: 4
Views: 479

Re: morso f measuring scale

thanks for info
by red
Tue 19 Feb, 2019 9:26 am
Forum: Adverts/Sales/Wants
Topic: morso f measuring scale
Replies: 4
Views: 479

morso f measuring scale

hi folks

My morso f only has the first part of the measuring scale, measures up to 45mm.
Im looking to extend it,where do I get one from, or does anyone out there have one?


regards
by red
Fri 11 Jan, 2019 1:34 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hello
Replies: 6
Views: 765

Re: Hello

welcome
this is a good place for advice,

regards
by red
Wed 11 Jul, 2018 8:27 am
Forum: Help!
Topic: Starting out recommendations?
Replies: 29
Views: 3403

Re: Starting out recommendations?

all the previous, great advice, I found getting old frames from charity shops take them to piece look how they have been put together ,make them smaller -bingo! if you choose frames that have been professionally framed, easy to tell , these ive found are better.I remember looking round charity shops...
by red
Wed 11 Jul, 2018 8:17 am
Forum: Help!
Topic: Morso rocks like crazy on the not flat floor in my new shop
Replies: 8
Views: 845

Re: Morso rocks like crazy on the not flat floor in my new s

a paving slab with mortar underneath
by red
Wed 11 Jul, 2018 8:09 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Just starting out!
Replies: 7
Views: 1530

Re: Just starting out!

welcome I bought my morso last summer from a studio in south lakes their framer had retired and they could not get a replacement, they asked me-living in east Manchester would I be interested in the job! a bit of a daily commute! with this in mind I imagine there is a market opening for someone good...