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Derek Jones

Robinson House Studio Open House

27 July 2018

On the whole summer is generally a time of rest for woodworkers. The combination of high temperatures in the workshop making hand work hard work and the list of outside jobs you’ve been putting off all year suddenly take precedence over the current project or projects. Conveniently though, it’s also ...

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  • Tree trunk moisture ingress

    By Robson Valley

    Friday, October 19, 2018 - 10:22 PM

    I'm not so certain that leaving the bark on the cut log is a good plan.Logs give off aromas which are very attractive to many species of bark-boring and wo...

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  • Tree trunk moisture ingress

    By Ian Thorn

    Friday, October 12, 2018 - 8:53 PM

    When you say you are going to have it boarded to me that means sawn into timber not turning blanks is that right . If this is the case yes sealing the ends...

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  • Tree trunk moisture ingress

    By Claude

    Friday, October 12, 2018 - 8:33 PM

    Actually, that would be moisture egress.   What you want to do is to seal the ends of the logs so the moisture inside the log will slowly come out. &n...

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  • Tree trunk moisture ingress

    By vincitygialam

    Friday, October 12, 2018 - 8:14 AM

    I know this is a long shot however, I recently was involved in felling a large oak and managed to purchase it for my stock. It is currently sat in my frien...

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  • Best Material for open wardrobe

    By Picaflor

    Monday, October 8, 2018 - 11:50 PM

    Hi, this is my first post on here and I apologise if this has already been covered but I can't quite find what I want to know.I work as a handyman and buil...

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  • Veritas Sliding bevels WANTED

    By aalstin

    Wednesday, October 3, 2018 - 5:36 AM

    Hi, all, I'm not sure if this is allowed but I once had 4 of theseand have had 3 pinched . They are not available new, I can't find any for sale in Austral...

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  • Record power Maxi 26

    By Neil Lawton

    Tuesday, October 2, 2018 - 2:20 PM

    [QUOTE=Jacaranda] Thank you so much....But there is no link to a manual for the Maxi 26. [/QUOTE] You click the read online in blue, and create a free ...

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  • Record power Maxi 26

    By Jacaranda

    Tuesday, October 2, 2018 - 12:29 PM

    Thank you so much....But there is no link to a manual for the Maxi 26.

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