hand cane weaving kit for chair caning
This type of chair seating goes by many names, chair caning, hand cane, strand cane,
hand woven seat, chair cane bottom, hole cane, It is all chair caning, that is woven by individual strands.

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If you want to weave a
hand cane seat
(or back)
that looks like this:

chair cane

Your kit will contain:

strand chair cane with binder, caning awl, caning pegs
and a chair caning how-to booklet
All you will need to re-weave

chair caneone chair seat in natural strand canechair cane

You will need:
A Chair with holes drilled through the frame
scissors, and water to soak the cane.
The kit will contain everything else.
Your Choices:
these are full 330 foot hanks compare to others kits
at 250 or 270 feet
materials needed
quantities of material needed
cane seats chair caning kits with natural strand cane
you need to measure to determine which size of cane to use
This hand cane seat instruction booklet is time tested with easy to follow
hand drawn diagrams, and step by step instructions
that are easy to follow.

A hand woven cane seat maybe
easily woven with our kits
strand cane sizes
for chair cane
millimeter
size of cane
center
to
center
size of
drilled
hole
how to measure
Carriage chair cane
1.50 mm
1/8"
1/8"
Super-fine chair cane
1.75 mm
3/8"
1/8"
Fine-Fine chair cane
2.00 mm
1/2"
3/16"
Fine chair cane
2.50 mm
9/16"
3/16"
Narrow Medium cane
2.75 mm
5/8"
1/4"
Medium chair cane
3.00 mm
3/4"
1/4"
Common chair cane
3.50 mm
7/8"
5/16"
To determine the correct size of cane for your chair caning kit, you need to measure
from the center of one drilled hole to the center of the next drilled hole.
And an accurate measurement of the drilled hole size.
If in doubt, drop down to the smaller size.
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$22.53
carriage cane kit
please read about quantities of material needed
carriage cane is very small at 1.5mm and is not widely used
thanks for your order! extra lots of carriage cane $12.83
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$22.43
superfine cane kit
superfine cane is very delicate at 1.75mm
thanks for your order! extra lots of superfine cane $12.73
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$23.17
fine fine cane kit
supplies and tools fine fine cane is still on the small side at 2.00mm
thanks for your order! extra lots of fine fine cane $13.54
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$24.75
fine cane kit
fine cane is a very popular size at 2.50mm
thanks for your order! extra lots of fine cane $14.95
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$28.22
narrow medium cane kit
narrow medium cane is a very popular size at 2.50mm
thanks for your order! extra lots of narrow medium cane $18.25
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$29.48
medium cane kit
supplies and tools medium cane is another very popular size at 3.0mm
thanks for your order! extra lots of medium cane $19.45
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$31.65
common cane kit
; common cane is a rarely used size at 3.5mm
thanks for your order! extra lots of common cane $21.51

materials neededquantities of material needed
These hand cane seat kits are intended to re-seat an average chair seat. This pattern, works best on seats, and backs
Sometimes there are arm panels and tables that are also canned. They are all done basically the same way.
Most backs are large, so they may take a kit plus an extra lot to complete.

Cane is the outer skin or bark of the Rattan Vine, a climbing palm from the jungles of South East Asia.
This is used to weave chair seats, wrap some wicker furniture, and make certain types of baskets.
We only stock high quality cane, the best there is available for your chair caning project.
This type of chair seating goes by many names, chair caning, hand cane, strand cane, hand woven seat, chair cane bottom,
hole cane. It is all chair caning, that is woven by hand.
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Mailing Address: Box 762 • Manchester CT 06045
Showroom Address: 95 Hilliard Street • Manchester CT 06042
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