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by houtslager
Sun Jul 24, 2022 4:55 pm
Forum: For Sale
Topic: workshop clear out
Replies: 2
Views: 147

Re: workshop clear out

Another hand tool - RECORD 071 router plane with original box looking for £ 50
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by houtslager
Sun Jul 24, 2022 4:53 pm
Forum: For Sale
Topic: workshop clear out
Replies: 2
Views: 147

Re: workshop clear out

some more bits , this one is a hand tool , for those that don't reconize it :lol:
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I'd like £ 25 excl post, if UK buyer let me know as it's in NL at the moment.
by houtslager
Sun Jul 24, 2022 12:19 pm
Forum: For Sale
Topic: workshop clear out
Replies: 2
Views: 147

workshop clear out

Finally getting around to this, and will over the coming months be doing a massive clear out of my workshop here in Almere Holland. Will be returning to UK , so if interested and have the cash I'll be bring the wanted bits to Oxon. For sale will be - tools, machines, wood and bits and bobs. So, to s...
by houtslager
Mon Dec 20, 2021 10:03 pm
Forum: Wanted
Topic: HVLP Spray unit wanted
Replies: 3
Views: 3515

Re: HVLP Spray unit wanted

well whatcha get then Mec ?
by houtslager
Fri Dec 10, 2021 11:33 pm
Forum: Finishing
Topic: Spray-on Polyurethane Over French Polish
Replies: 1
Views: 1306

Re: Spray-on Polyurethane Over French Polish

nope, best way get a bit of glass to protect the polish.
hth Karl
by houtslager
Tue Nov 02, 2021 5:45 pm
Forum: Projects
Topic: Painted kitchens and extra bits
Replies: 11
Views: 2153

Re: Painted kitchens and extra bits

some very neat work there lad, Well done.
Karl
by houtslager
Sun Oct 24, 2021 10:07 pm
Forum: Woodworking
Topic: When kids break in to an old house
Replies: 4
Views: 1501

Re: When kids break in to an old house

had my hands slapped quite a few times but I learned not to damage where I went wandering
by houtslager
Sat Oct 02, 2021 7:46 am
Forum: Projects
Topic: Unusual roof
Replies: 30
Views: 3628

Re: Unusual roof

stunnning roof Brian, love the hipped dormer above the door .

Karl
by houtslager
Sat Oct 02, 2021 7:36 am
Forum: Woodworking
Topic: When kids break in to an old house
Replies: 4
Views: 1501

Re: When kids break in to an old house

ffing edjets ! chop their d*cks off !
by houtslager
Sat Oct 02, 2021 7:35 am
Forum: Projects
Topic: Double glazed sash windows
Replies: 12
Views: 2066

Re: Double glazed sash windows

Very nice work, wish I could get into making the traditional style UK sash window, but been over here too long and have forgotten how to. Most window ans to this fact dooe frames are pre made and can be bought off the shelf from most timber merchants here in Holland, so a couple large doms , bit of ...
by houtslager
Tue Apr 13, 2021 8:38 pm
Forum: Woodworking
Topic: Staircase upgrade ..
Replies: 233
Views: 32196

Re: Staircase upgrade

bloody good work, been watching this with dread :? as I have similar but smaller staircase to do complete = treads,risers,spindles, and newel posts too. :shock: showed a simple staircase with a 1/4 turn winders flight and a half and ended up making these 2 cases. Now I've got a flight and half with ...
by houtslager
Sun Feb 14, 2021 10:28 am
Forum: Woodworking
Topic: Wood Treatment in an old Chapel
Replies: 1
Views: 1139

Re: Wood Treatment in an old Chapel

give it all a mild oxalic acid wash to remove some of the staining, then imho a lightsanding with 120g and if the colour is fairly even I'd give All bare wood a wash with Jenkins "golden oak " oil stain, diluted 25% with turps. Once all is dry, get yourself a decent mop brush also from Jen...
by houtslager
Tue Feb 09, 2021 3:19 pm
Forum: Projects
Topic: Recent Staircase
Replies: 19
Views: 10288

Re: Recent Staircase

from 1 stairmaker to another, that is A+++ work, looks stunning once the painter finished.

Karl
by houtslager
Sun Aug 30, 2020 11:32 am
Forum: Woodworking
Topic: Gothic arch architrave
Replies: 42
Views: 14785

Re: Gothic arch architrave

damn thats good work J, and using a wadkin that's oolder than mine :lol: :lol:
by houtslager
Sat Apr 27, 2019 12:16 am
Forum: For Sale
Topic: Branding Stamp
Replies: 6
Views: 5275

Re: Branding Stamp

excellent craftsmanship there, point to note, good to see the effect of the branding iron on different timbers ie; light and dark timbers.
I'd also put your location in your profile here so we know where you are ;)
by houtslager
Mon Apr 22, 2019 8:43 pm
Forum: Projects
Topic: driveway gates
Replies: 26
Views: 14907

Re: driveway gates

An excellent class in real world joinery , hats and head off to you. By the way could you pm me regarding details of your morticer , as I have the same one but have no details of it, nor handbook :(

Karl
by houtslager
Mon Apr 22, 2019 9:30 am
Forum: Woodworking
Topic: Bullet Pro Fixing wood screws - short review
Replies: 6
Views: 4593

Re: Bullet Pro Fixing wood screws - short review

Well I'm not sure if these are generally available in the UK , but for the last couple of years I've been using these - and now they have expanded the range to include stainless steel. https://www.woodies-ultimate.nl/ IMHO they are pretty damn good and for nominal sizes under 2" pretty cheap, t...
by houtslager
Sun Jan 20, 2019 4:44 pm
Forum: Woodworking
Topic: A small commission for £
Replies: 11
Views: 6799

Re: A small commission for £

Any luck getting someone do do this for you yet ?
K
by houtslager
Sat Jan 19, 2019 11:39 pm
Forum: Projects
Topic: Small boot room
Replies: 11
Views: 8161

Re: Small boot room

looking great there, did you have to thin the AS paint much or couldd you spray it direct out from the tin ?

Karl
by houtslager
Tue Dec 25, 2018 6:20 pm
Forum: Finishing
Topic: EARLEX SPARES
Replies: 9
Views: 8303

Re: EARLEX SPARES

Well I am a pro user , and have 2 airless spray unints , 1 for lacquer , t'other one is for latex or eggshell. An Apollo 700 with 2 pistols for coloured lacquer and the Earlex HV500 brought from a memer here. It is this system where the pistol fell onto a concrete floor and is now U/S, so please, wh...
by houtslager
Sun Oct 14, 2018 10:42 am
Forum: Woodworking
Topic: been busy making these in rural France
Replies: 13
Views: 7331

Re: been busy making these in rural France

is good quality, well paid work still hard to find back home , despite the so called shortage of well trained and experienced joiners/cabinet makers ???
by houtslager
Sun Oct 14, 2018 10:35 am
Forum: Finishing
Topic: EARLEX SPARES
Replies: 9
Views: 8303

Re: EARLEX SPARES

Blimey 400+ views and no-one has any infomation re Earles. :(
by houtslager
Thu Oct 04, 2018 6:13 pm
Forum: Woodworking
Topic: been busy making these in rural France
Replies: 13
Views: 7331

Re: been busy making these in rural France

outside view from jan 2017
by houtslager
Thu Oct 04, 2018 6:12 pm
Forum: Woodworking
Topic: been busy making these in rural France
Replies: 13
Views: 7331

Re: been busy making these in rural France

more pics 4. 8-)
by houtslager
Thu Oct 04, 2018 6:05 pm
Forum: Woodworking
Topic: been busy making these in rural France
Replies: 13
Views: 7331

Re: been busy making these in rural France

more pics 3.
by houtslager
Thu Oct 04, 2018 6:04 pm
Forum: Woodworking
Topic: been busy making these in rural France
Replies: 13
Views: 7331

Re: been busy making these in rural France

more pics.3
by houtslager
Thu Oct 04, 2018 5:57 pm
Forum: Woodworking
Topic: been busy making these in rural France
Replies: 13
Views: 7331

Re: been busy making these in rural France

more pics .2
by houtslager
Thu Oct 04, 2018 5:54 pm
Forum: Woodworking
Topic: been busy making these in rural France
Replies: 13
Views: 7331

Re: been busy making these in rural France

more pics
by houtslager
Thu Oct 04, 2018 5:53 pm
Forum: Woodworking
Topic: been busy making these in rural France
Replies: 13
Views: 7331

been busy making these in rural France

Had a really nice project land on my doorstep in late 2016 from an old client- they had bought an old French house in Iseré that needed loads of TLC , after loads of emails and drawings and talking over coffee and drawings, I got the project. Maybe mate's rates won it , or just my standard of workma...
by houtslager
Thu Oct 04, 2018 11:36 am
Forum: Finishing
Topic: EARLEX SPARES
Replies: 9
Views: 8303

EARLEX SPARES

anyone have a redundant spray pistol , as mine unfortunately died recently and I'm having problems geting spare parts for the pistol.

Karl
by houtslager
Fri May 26, 2017 6:40 pm
Forum: Power Tools and Machinery
Topic: ADVICE ON VERTICAL PANEL SAW PURCHASE NEEDED
Replies: 2
Views: 2505

Re: ADVICE ON VERTICAL PANEL SAW PURCHASE NEEDED

Rolls Royce of wall saws - Strieberg, common wall saw - Holzer 1231 but are like hens teeth , good reliable saw , crud wall saws DAMHIKT Elcon one has to check it after changing from horizontal to vertical every time you change GRRRR !!! there are some other makes but the most value for money is an ...
by houtslager
Fri May 26, 2017 6:34 pm
Forum: Woodworking
Topic: Feeling Lucky ! Finished
Replies: 19
Views: 11645

Re: Feeling Lucky !

bugger going blind tooo, just noticed this thread is nearly 10 yrs old DOH !
by houtslager
Fri May 26, 2017 6:33 pm
Forum: Woodworking
Topic: Feeling Lucky ! Finished
Replies: 19
Views: 11645

Re: Feeling Lucky !

jammy bugger, any chance of popping by and getting a brew while talking over using your rip saw ???

K
by houtslager
Mon Dec 28, 2015 8:28 am
Forum: For Sale
Topic: ELEKTRA-BECKUM UK333 FOR SALE
Replies: 0
Views: 2137

ELEKTRA-BECKUM UK333 FOR SALE

Well used and looked after 240v 10" table saw, a damn good mobile saw , for sale at €400 OBO can deliver if with-in a 75 mile radius of OX7 Legs folod down to aid transportation, or using on a self build base, never needed to as I find in the legs down mode its a good height. Pull saw action, h...
by houtslager
Fri Dec 25, 2015 8:29 am
Forum: Wanted
Topic: 4 post type thicknesser: Sorted now
Replies: 14
Views: 9451

Re: 4 post type thicknesser: Sorted now

piccies please of it and once you've "tidied it up" ;-)
by houtslager
Thu Dec 24, 2015 3:34 pm
Forum: Wanted
Topic: 4 post type thicknesser: Sorted now
Replies: 14
Views: 9451

Re: 4 post type thicknesser

curious to know why the yank style - of fixed table and moving planer head Bob ?

HS
by houtslager
Wed Dec 09, 2015 10:37 am
Forum: Projects
Topic: Fitted furniture recently completed
Replies: 7
Views: 5002

Re: Fitted furniture recently completed

looks neat and tidy, hows about piccies of the workshop, both shop and work are of interest to the rest of us, plus the ways and manner of your style of making. This way others may learn a trick or more to better their techniques / profit margin
by houtslager
Sun Nov 29, 2015 3:21 am
Forum: Projects
Topic: c*ck up
Replies: 13
Views: 6797

Re: c*ck up

Are we including the rebuild at the correct size! Plus a couple of wasted journeys?!
ooooei ! that's below the belt.

LOL
by houtslager
Mon Sep 21, 2015 10:35 pm
Forum: Projects
Topic: New Workshop
Replies: 23
Views: 11120

Re: New Workshop

well guys, its simple . Build a RMH, with the firey part outside, and have the flue passing through the shop and if you have the space, put it through a cob thermal bank.

Rocket stove/heater tech has come a long way in the last few years, look it up on Utube / wiki

hth

L