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SaxilbyBill
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Hi there

Post by SaxilbyBill » Fri 10 Jan, 2020 7:32 pm

Hi everyone new member here. Been framing for a couple of years but only for family and friends, I found this site today whilst trying to get advice on thickness of glass for frames (I'm making a big oak frame 100cm x 80cm). Really looking forward to interacting in the future.

poliopete
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Post by poliopete » Sat 11 Jan, 2020 8:22 am

Hello Bill and welcome to the FF :D

It's always nice to welcome another framer from Lincolnshire.

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Re: Hi there

Post by Not your average framer » Sat 11 Jan, 2020 10:11 am

Hi Bill,

You'll learn loads on this forum and make some friends too. Anything you need to know just ask. There's lots of framers more that happy to share their know how. This is the place where newbies learn fast and after a while are sharing their knowledge with others themselves. Welcome to the forum.
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Post by grahamdown » Sun 12 Jan, 2020 5:35 pm

2mm glass comes in big sheets so i would be happy with 2mm.

Wessex do it in 3' x 4' (915mm x 1220mm) so a small cut and you're there.

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Post by prospero » Mon 13 Jan, 2020 3:49 am

Welcome Bill from a fellow Yellerbelly. :D
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Post by cleaver » Mon 13 Jan, 2020 10:46 am

Happy Welcome, Bill. :D
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Steve N
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Re: Hi there

Post by Steve N » Tue 14 Jan, 2020 7:50 am

welcome to the forum
2mm will do
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