blind caning
Wed Feb 1, 2017 12:08pm

Hi Thomas,
After you've finished the 6 caning steps, glue and plug the hole. Then drill two, new, very small holes at opposite sides of the plug, just deep enough to hold the binder loop. Sometimes I've seen chairs that had a second hole drilled into the first hole for the binder.
Jim Widess

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