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Derek Jones

Welcome to......the future

30 August 2019

I have been at the helm of F&C for 10 years I am now moving on to pastures new. It has been a privilege to work and talk with such wonderful craftspeople from around the world. The 20 working day production cycles certainly kept me on my toes and it will be a different pace of life from here on  ...

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  • Garden benches

    By Dalboy

    Tuesday, December 3, 2019 - 11:02 AM

    Sorry for late reply. Anyway thank you. [QUOTE=gregmcateer] Nice job, DB.Though if my missus is anything to go by, don't you go thinking you've only got a ...

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  • Garden benches

    By fran

    Friday, November 29, 2019 - 9:45 PM

    Love the benches. Well done Woody.

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  • New Router Plane

    By Ilockwood

    Monday, November 18, 2019 - 3:07 PM

    I have been on a bit of a journey over the past 12 months. I am a big fan of Paul Sellers https://paulsellers.com/ and he uses old Edward Preston or Tyzack...

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  • SCHEPPACH HM2 KOMBI

    By garry

    Saturday, November 2, 2019 - 9:42 PM

    Sorry Ian I got waylaid on the matter, I had no luck in opening the site you sent me, thank you, I got some feedback about belts, but belts are not my prob...

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  • GCSE project

    By woodbloke

    Friday, October 25, 2019 - 2:59 PM

    As an ex D&T teacher and one of the last of the old fashioned 'woodwork' specialists there are a number of obvious things that you need to consider for a c...

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  • Ash and cherry coffee table

    By Ian Thorn

    Wednesday, October 23, 2019 - 8:42 PM

    Yes Dunk I do now the cost of resin . Being a bit different in your thinking is what makes your projects so good and interesting keep them coming Ian

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  • Ash and cherry coffee table

    By dunkhooper

    Wednesday, October 23, 2019 - 5:45 PM

    thanks for your comment Ian.  I really didnt want to  use resin. Everyone seems to anf its expensive. The two tops are plenty big enough to not s...

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  • Ash and cherry coffee table

    By Ian Thorn

    Tuesday, October 22, 2019 - 9:12 PM

    Looks good I like the natural edge base and top . personally I would love to see the Resin infill it would show off the edge & base as well as stopping dr...

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