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Old 12-17-2013, 06:47 AM   #3226
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Building an Adventure Van

I've been googling trying to find any source but no luck. I need to make a cabinet maker friend to find his supplier.


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Old 12-17-2013, 08:59 AM   #3227
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sooooo...You're just going to give up then?
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Old 12-17-2013, 09:13 AM   #3228
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Old 12-17-2013, 09:41 AM   #3229
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Have you try "loan" wood, it like ply wood but with a lot of flex in it and it a 1/4" thick. In montreal it 12$ a 4'x8'. Easy to work and good in humidity.
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Old 12-17-2013, 10:00 AM   #3230
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Have you try "loan" wood, it like ply wood but with a lot of flex in it and it a 1/4" thick. In montreal it 12$ a 4'x8'. Easy to work and good in humidity.
Lauan plywood (sometimes also known as Luan)
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Old 12-17-2013, 10:11 AM   #3231
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Old 12-17-2013, 04:51 PM   #3232
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Because when I do that I have to sleep in the garage
Well, it all depends if you wear the skirt or the pants in the household

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Old 12-17-2013, 08:59 PM   #3233
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I've been googling trying to find any source but no luck. I need to make a cabinet maker friend to find his supplier.


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Try "bending ply", "wiggle wood", "wacky wood".

Columbia Forest Products and some other companies make it. I've used it as a substrate for veneered curved aprons for furniture. The stuff can be rolled up and shipped in a square box. It bends in only one direction. You can choose it to bend either the long way or the other way.
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Old 12-17-2013, 09:30 PM   #3234
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Aircraft spruce website. 1/8 inch multiply shipped to your door ups. I think they have 2x4 and 4x4 sheets. A little pricy but a great material to work with.
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Old 12-18-2013, 12:14 PM   #3235
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I had moment to look up a link for the plywood. It is: http://www.aircraftspruce.com/catalo...nnishbirch.php

$64 for a 4 x4 sheet which while expensive it is very nice stuff to work with.
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Old 12-18-2013, 09:30 PM   #3236
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Maybe this helps? It looks like longboarders are also using 1/8" baltic birch ply. You've probably already found that though. . .
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Old 12-21-2013, 06:50 PM   #3237
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Darn strange Ed, I found some 1/8 at the Broomfield Lowes. I cut them to fill the whole door as I think it looks cleaner, then used those badass rivnuts to hold it in place. Worked out well methinks. I wonder if I'll be doing it all again in a years time!

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Old 12-21-2013, 07:37 PM   #3238
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Paul: where'd you order the sink/stove combo from? Online or did you find it local?



p.s. I can't sheet the rear doors.. I have windows waiting in the garage for me to cut big holes in them...

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Old 12-21-2013, 10:07 PM   #3239
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One of y'all needs to go down this road......


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Old 12-21-2013, 10:15 PM   #3240
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Ed, here is one that is slightly different...

http://www.ebay.com/itm/SMEV-Dometic...f3e241&vxp=mtr
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