During restoration work of the playing surface the slate bed of the table is typically checked and repaired, our tradesman fitter carrying out the following tasks:

  • Erecting table framework and planing the surface of frame true to spirit level and straight edge
  • Fitting slate bed to surface of frame and inspecting for defects.
  • Repairing damaged areas of slate bed as required
  • Checking wooden slate linings and pocket pieces and replacing as required
  • Checking slate pocket opening profiles and altering as required
  • Checking slate dowels if applicable and adjusting, resetting or replacing as required
  • Machine grinding slate bed true to spirit level and straight edge
  • Dismantling table