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Item #7951

Pressed Sheet Cane, 18 inch

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Chair Cane Webbing

How Sold
  • Sold linear foot x 18 inch-width.
  • If you order a quantity of 1, you will receive a 1 foot x 18 inch piece. Conversely if you order a quantity of 4 you will receive a piece  4 foot x 18 inches. 
  • Enter required number of linear-feet  in quantity box

Product Info

  • Sold by linear foot
  • Material: natural rattan
  • Color: Flaxen
  • 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.

More Pressed Sheet Cane

Spline for prewoven cane

Offered separately, as chair grooves differ in width

Measure for Pressed Cane

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

Install Chair Cane Webbing

  • 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

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