How do you install furniture webbing?
Pull the cut end 1 inch beyond the frame, then tack or staple of webbing to the frame. Fold the end back over itself and tack or staple it down. Pull the other end of the webbing until it is snug, hook the webbing stretcher into the webbing and pull the webbing until it is tight.
How do you measure for ercol webbing?
The straps come with a clip fitted at each end which fits into the slots at each end of the frame on the furniture. To determine the correct size you require, measure between the slots on the seat from back to front That is the size that you will need. Pirelli webbing is found on all Ercol furniture.
What is upholstery webbing?
Webbing is a strong, closely woven fabric used for making items such as straps and belts, and for supporting the seats of upholstered chairs. There are a few different types of upholstery webbings that you can use when doing an upholstery project.
How do I replace ercol webbing?
Remove old webbing from frame, extract wooden dowels and put them to one side.
- Take roll of rubber webbing.
- Feed one end of the webbing through one of the back slots in the chair frame.
- Fold over the end of the webbing to form a loop of approx 5” (125mm).
- Using a staple and plate, fix the webbing together.
How do you tighten a webbing chair?
Put the end of the webbing through a webbing stretcher and hold the stretcher on the outside of the furniture frame, tugging gently to tighten the webbing as much as possible. Staple the webbing where it meets the center of the piece of wood on the frame, rather than stapling near the edges.