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Derek Jones

Teaching and demonstrations

3 February 2017

Excellent, that’s January out the way, which means I’m only a couple of months away from the start of my 2017 teaching and demo schedule. The day job and other commitments mean that for the time being these will be largely focussed at short sharp weekend courses in the South East. Some of the tools  ...

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  • Adhesive or nail?

    By outerdog

    Thursday, August 17, 2017 - 8:15 AM

    Recipio, I appreciate the advice.  I just received this response from Maruni, the company that manufactured the chairs that I am so concerned about: &...

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  • Adhesive or nail?

    By recipio

    Sunday, August 13, 2017 - 8:16 PM

    I've used felt pads under a sofa found that they wear out after a few years. It would be better to buy circular pads and use the self stick adhesive on them or a hot melt glue.

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  • Adhesive or nail?

    By outerdog

    Tuesday, August 8, 2017 - 3:27 PM

    I was wondering if you think that it is actually possible to do damage to the joints by banging on the feet.  I'm not afraid the tube-nails will split...

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  • Adhesive or nail?

    By Ian Thorn

    Tuesday, August 8, 2017 - 8:53 AM

    Easy to apply and replace no permanent damage the legs.Ian

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  • Adhesive or nail?

    By outerdog

    Tuesday, August 8, 2017 - 5:45 AM

    Ian, why do you prefer adhesive pads to the "tube nail" variety of felt foot?

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  • Adhesive or nail?

    By Ian Thorn

    Tuesday, August 8, 2017 - 5:33 AM

    Hi Gill I would tend to just use felt pads glued on with a good quality contact adhesive also could you put you correct location on you profileIan

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  • Adhesive or nail?

    By outerdog

    Tuesday, August 8, 2017 - 2:45 AM

    I've just purchased some lovely Maruni oak chairs.  I have wood floors and want to put felt feet on these chairs in order to spare the floors.  I...

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  • Old Willow 3 band saw

    By ron.d

    Wednesday, July 26, 2017 - 9:13 PM

    I think Kreg do one how it fit's I do not know.Otherwise it should be possible to make one up.For the mitre, take the bar off the bottom and cut a replacem...

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