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by iantheframer
Sun 11 Oct, 2020 3:43 pm
Forum: After Hours
Topic: Just wondering what happens to my FB page after I die
Replies: 4
Views: 1103

Re: Just wondering what happens to my FB page after I die

as I understand things, and if you are of a mind to then you can nominate Facebook friends to take control of your Facebook page in the event of your death, there is a process for this on Facebook. I guess an alternative would be simply to supply a trusted friend with all your login credentials and ...
by iantheframer
Wed 16 Sep, 2020 1:14 pm
Forum: Help!
Topic: Sticking down an old canvas onto wood
Replies: 9
Views: 686

Re: Sticking down an old canvas onto wood

if you are going to stick it to ply or mdf, it is a good idea to stick a piece of canvas (ideally the same weight) to the reverse of the board. This is called a balancer and will counteract any bending of the board due to sticking two pieces of together and absorbing moisture at different rates. thi...
by iantheframer
Sat 11 Jul, 2020 8:38 pm
Forum: Help!
Topic: AR99 Glass - which side?
Replies: 5
Views: 630

Re: AR99 Glass - which side?

You can also look at the edges, cutting wheels leave a sawtooth type mark, this will be the side that was scored, and therefore the uncoated side
by iantheframer
Thu 18 Jun, 2020 12:40 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Paperweights?
Replies: 15
Views: 1724

Re: Paperweights?

Find these in junk shops and flea markets, stick a piece of mountboard on the bottom
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by iantheframer
Sun 06 May, 2018 2:22 pm
Forum: Help!
Topic: EU Suppliers needed!
Replies: 18
Views: 2925

Re: EU Suppliers needed!

Have not been there for a couple of years. When I did they were very helpful the show room is massive, the variety huge, they make many of their own mouldings on site. They did not have a published price list, but were happy to print off anything I was interested in. I would strongly recommend you v...
by iantheframer
Sun 06 May, 2018 12:41 pm
Forum: Help!
Topic: EU Suppliers needed!
Replies: 18
Views: 2925

Re: EU Suppliers needed!

Have you tried moldartpóvoa in Porto?

They have a good range of stock.
by iantheframer
Thu 29 Mar, 2018 2:17 pm
Forum: Help!
Topic: Unframing Items
Replies: 6
Views: 2203

Re: Unframing Items

Do you have a maintenance department or janitor. They would most likely have something that fits.
by iantheframer
Sat 24 Feb, 2018 10:23 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Contacting your customers by SMS text messages
Replies: 22
Views: 4631

Re: Contacting your customers by SMS text messages

If you log onto your service providers website and register there they should have an option to send text merssage from your client area.
by iantheframer
Fri 07 Jul, 2017 10:11 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Hanging frames in public places
Replies: 11
Views: 9011

Re: Hanging frames in public places

Are you intending to hang the frames yourself? If you are I would strongly advise against this. There are all sorts of issues regarding public liability and health and safety when working in public areas. there are many companies that do this type of thing and it is best to contact them and pass on ...
by iantheframer
Wed 29 Apr, 2015 4:17 pm
Forum: Help!
Topic: Which wedges?
Replies: 5
Views: 1834

Re: Which wedges?

Always used normal
by iantheframer
Wed 29 Apr, 2015 9:33 am
Forum: Business Matters
Topic: Waste bins
Replies: 23
Views: 14652

Re: Waste bins

Its true about the waste transport

We recycled board and bits of perspex etc to local schools until a man from the council turned up threatening prosecution for us and them for illegal transportation of trade waste.

got around it by issuing an invoice for £1.00, then it was selling so no problem
by iantheframer
Sat 11 Apr, 2015 1:12 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Dove tail joints on corners
Replies: 5
Views: 2897

Re: Dove tail joints on corners

started a similar topic a while ago, may help

http://theframersforum.com/viewtopic.php?f=11&t=3347

you will need to scroll down a bit to get to the part that is of interest to you
by iantheframer
Fri 07 Nov, 2014 9:16 am
Forum: Help!
Topic: Large mount cut
Replies: 12
Views: 3809

Re: Large mount cut

JPP are a supplier only, useful to know of for boards and papers, but they do not cut mounts
by iantheframer
Fri 07 Nov, 2014 8:34 am
Forum: Help!
Topic: Large mount cut
Replies: 12
Views: 3809

Re: Large mount cut

by iantheframer
Tue 28 Jan, 2014 10:20 pm
Forum: Adverts/Sales/Wants
Topic: Wanted: left-hand morso extension arm
Replies: 3
Views: 1339

Re: Wanted: left-hand morso extension arm

or you could get one of these

http://www.axminster.co.uk/axminster-fo ... ler-stands

Have used similar for 20 years no problem
by iantheframer
Fri 26 Jul, 2013 12:36 pm
Forum: After Hours
Topic: Moving house
Replies: 7
Views: 3799

Re: Moving house

you have been liked :D

Good luck
by iantheframer
Fri 31 May, 2013 2:43 pm
Forum: Help!
Topic: Are there any oversized mountboard suppliers?
Replies: 13
Views: 3251

Re: Are there any oversized mountboard suppliers?

John Purcell Paper do a museum board 162 x 218 cms, but only in white

http://www.johnpurcell.net/herimusMT.html

And they are not far from you