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Item # 7951

Pressed Sheet Cane, 18 inch

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Product Info
  • Sold by linear foot
  • Material: natural rattan
  • Color: Flaxen
  • Size
  • 18" Width
  • ½" open weave pattern

  • Pressed Sheet Cane is 18" wide. This woven rattan material has a ½" open weave pattern. When new, this prewoven cane is a light blond color, as it ages it will darken to a honey shade. Use on chair seats, rockers, cabinet doors, canoe seats and benches.

    Pressed Sheet Cane is sold by linear foot. Width is 18". Cane is on a long continuous roll. Roll is cut in continuous-length to customer specifications.  Example: 3 linear feet = overall size  36" length x 18" width.

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  • Spline for prewoven cane sold separately as grooves differ in width
  • Small: 9/64"
  • Medium: 11/64"
  • Large: 14/64"

  • Measure & Install

    Figure amount of Pressed Sheet Cane needed: 

  • Determine chair-seat width (side - side) , between grooves, add 3" to this measurement.
  • Determine chair-seat depth (front - back), between grooves, add 3" to this measurement
  • Example: if chair seat is 12" width + 3",  14" depth + 3" = 15" x 17" overall piece of cane


  • Pressed Sheet Cane requires a groove in wood around chair seat perimeter.
  • Soak prewoven-cane until supple, about 30 minutes 
  • Soak spline about 15 minutes
  • Position soaked-cane over seat opening, finished side facing up. Line up cane pattern horizontally and vertically with chair seat.
  • Gently tap cane into chair groove, holding with wood wedges
  • Continue pressing cane into groove. Front to back, side to side making sure cane pattern continues to be centered correctly on chair seat. Cane should be taught but not tight as it will shrink as it dries.
  • Cut away excess cane on outside edge of groove, slight below surface 1/4".
  • Spread thin bead of hide-glue around center of groove.
  • Press and tap spline into groove 
  • Let chair seat cure 5 days before sitting on

    Customer Reviews

    Based on 1 review
    Pressed sheet cane

    good quality, worked well on chair being reaired.

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