Art Req stretcher bars are made from European pine which is edge laminated for stability and removal of defects. They are 22mm deep and 55mm wide and are notched for crossbars from 30 inch bars upwards. The mortises in the stretcher bars are chiselled and not cut with a cutter. This ensures a tighter fit for the crossbars resulting in greater stability when stretching canvas.
Our professional stretcher bars are sold in pairs. Solid Beech wedges are included with this purchase.
Our professional crossbars (found here) are whole length bars, which have a notch cut in them from 30” upwards to accommodate a second crossbar. (these bars are handed, no half bars).
OUR STRETCHER BARS ARE NOT COMPATIBLE WITH SIMILAR PRODUCTS OFFERED BY OTHER SELLERS.
Our professional crossbars are made from European pine which is edge laminated for stability and removal of defects. The crossbars are 16mm deep and 50mm wide. They are notched from 30 inches upwards to accommodate another cross bar. (These bars are handed. NO HALF BARS).
Our stretcher bars can be found here. The mortises in the stretcher bars are chiselled, not cut with a cutter to ensure a tight fit for the cross bars resulting in a stable platform for the subsequent stretching of canvas.
Cross Bars are sold in single lengths. Please ensure if ordering two crossbars in order to build a single frame (where both stretcher bars are over 30") that you select a TOP and a BOTTOM crossbar.
Only one straight crossbar is required on frames where one side is below 30 inches and the other above.
OUR CROSSBARS ARE NOT COMPATIBLE WITH SIMILAR PRODUCTS OFFERED BY OTHER SELLERS.