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Wooden Calligraphy Pens

Wooden Calligraphy Pens

Many years back we were approached by a customer who had a massive amount of calligraphy nibs that he had acquired, that he felt that if he could add a wooden handle to, then he would be able to sell them as souvenirs at historical tourist locations Read more...

Hardwood Handrails For Exterior Use

Hardwood Handrails For Exterior Use

A nice wide timber handrail is a perfect spot to put a cold bottle of beer or glass of wine whilst enjoying the view from your timber deck; and wouldn't you know it, but we just happen to produce such a product !This timber handrail is Read more...

Finger Jointed Hardwood Round Handrail

Finger Jointed Hardwood Round Handrail

When it comes to Australian hardwoods like Victorian Ash, where the main attraction is to be able to see the grain by putting a clear polish on it, rather than covering it with a paint; it makes sense for the timber to have clean lines and be free of Read more...

Titebond Wood Glues: A Glue For Every Situation

Titebond Wood Glues: A Glue For Every Situation

When gluing timber it is very important that you have the right glue for the process, otherwise the product can come apart (de-laminate). Since the 1990's we have been using Titebond as our preferred wood glue, and we couldn't be happier with Read more...

8 Different Sizes of Cabriole Legs to Choose From

8 Different Sizes of Cabriole Legs to Choose From

Since the 1970's we have been manufacturing a range of wooden cabriole legs. These traditional legs are made from plantation grown Radiata Pine and are available in a range of 8 heights from the smallest size of 115mm to the tallest size of 735mm Read more...

Timber Curtain Rod Rings

Timber Curtain Rod Rings

Dating back to the 1960's we have been making a range of wooden curtain rings for the Australian market. Although our sales have declined over this period due to changing styles and pressure from cheaper imported versions; we have still been Read more...

Roof Finials For Garden Sheds

Roof Finials For Garden Sheds

A roof finial is a great way to dress up the gable of a house, carport, pergola or even the humble garden shed !Manufactured from Radiata Pine and then treated in LOSP; this fancy looking finial would be a nice addition to any garden shed or cubby Read more...

American Oak Handrail in the Heritage Rail Profile

American Oak Handrail in the Heritage Rail Profile

American Oak is a great timber to work in, and for a while there when the Australian $ was on parity with the USA $, the difference in price was fairly small when compared to Australian Oak. When this was the case, the number of jobs that we got in Read more...

Reeded Timber Dowel

Reeded Timber Dowel

Occasionally you get a request from a customer that makes you scratch your head and think "can we do that ?" . This was the case recently when one of our customers who we regularly make wooden curtain rods asked if we could do a reeded Read more...

Stainless & Glass Balustrade With Timber Handrail

Stainless & Glass Balustrade With Timber Handrail

Stainless Steel .... Glass .... Timber .... Three very contrasting products, but when combined on a stair, the end result is a real stunner.These photos were provided by one of our customers after a finishing a job that used some of our stainless Read more...

Turned Timber Legs For Snooker Tables

Turned Timber Legs For Snooker Tables

Over the years we have manufactured a lot of turned timber legs for dining tables. Some of these legs have also been used for Snooker tables, but the size is not 100% suitable. Recently we had a customer ask if we could make a Snooker table leg for Read more...

Rebated Timber Dowel Handrail

Rebated Timber Dowel Handrail

We recently had a request from a customer interstate to manufacture a timber dowel handrail with a rebate in it so that a light strip could be placed underneath it.Measuring 50mm in diameter and made from Victorian Ash, the rebate needed to be 24mm Read more...

Timber Chair Frame Components

Timber Chair Frame Components

Over the last decade we purchased not one, but two 5-axis CNC machining centres. Both of these are made by an Italian company, with their main purpose being to produce chair frame components.We use these machines for a lot of other types of products, Read more...

The Difference Between 7x7 and 1x19 Wire Rope

The Difference Between 7x7 and 1x19 Wire Rope

We sell a lot of wire rope and fittings through our online shop; and one of the main questions we get asked is, what is the difference between 7x7 and 1x19 wire. The answer is quite simple, but is also important to know, as some fittings will Read more...

Handrail Orders Ready To Send Out

Handrail Orders Ready To Send Out

Manufacturing timber handrails is now a very big part of our business; but this would not be the case if we did not know how to properly dispatch it to our customers so that it doesn't get damaged.The vast majority of our sales of timber handrail Read more...