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Sources of Supply – Upholster a chair seat


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Sources of Supply

Many of these can be obtained at a local upholstery shop in smaller quantities.

3.5 in. Red stripe Jute webbing: or

3.5 in. Poly webbing: or

1 in. multicolored rebond foam/1 in. rebond foam: Carpet padding from local Home depot  or or

Ultra Foam Firm 2645 (2.6 Density • 45 lb. Compression):                     or

Dust cover, Celestra: or

Webbing tacks: #12 blued tacks, or

Temporary tacks: #8 blued tacks, or

Dust cover tacks: #3 or #4 blued, or



Proper webbing stretcher (used on Ebay is just fine):
Straight one is Osborne #255; Gooseneck is Osborne #253, or

Tack Hammer, Osborne #33: or

Electric carving knife, Black & Decker 9-in., #EK500W:   Amazon, Wal-Mart, Ebay etc.

3m 90 spray adhesive: Amazon, Wal-Mart, Home Depot, Lowes

1/2 in.  rebond foam, Rebond carpet padding: Home Depot, Lowes, Carpet outlet

Dacron batting: 1 in. thermal bonded Dacron,  Local Fabric store

Cotton muslin sub cover     Unbleached cotton muslin                 Local fabric store

Dust cover (alternate): Black cotton or linen, Local fabric store

Stapler  (professional): BeA 71/16 @ $200, Ebay, Amazon,  Online upholstery supply

Home Shop Porter Cable  US-58, @ $65,  Ebay, Amazon,  Online upholstery supply Import

NuMax Upholstery Stapler 22-Gauge  @ $40,  Ebay, Amazon,  On line Uph. Supply

Staples: Fine Wire  22 gauge x 3 in. 8 crown, sold as #71 series staples (generic)

Upholstery leather 2-3oz, 1.2-1.5mm thick, Leatherhut


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