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Other sources for Plywood

Old 10-04-2004, 02:48 PM
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Default Other sources for Plywood

I was wondering where some other builders get their 1/8" Plywood

I know I can get it from the balsa Manufacturere/Distributors, but I am trying to find it more local to me, so I don't have to wait so long for it, or order 10 sheets of 12 x 48 just to get 2 sheets.

I tried calling three of the local hobby shops, and none of them have anything larger than 12 x 24, but they can order it at $25.00 per sheet.

Any suggestions would be appreciated.

Jacob
Old 10-04-2004, 10:01 PM
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Default RE: Other sources for Plywood

I buy 60" x 60" sheets for production at about $50 a sheet. Same as what you buy at $25 for a 12" x 48" piece.

Try these people:

http://www.nationalbalsa.com/product4.htm
Old 12-02-2004, 09:31 AM
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Default RE: Other sources for Plywood

If you are looking for lite ply, try a finding a cabinet grade plywood supplyer. Ask for 1/8" Italian Poplar. Large sheets of aircraft ply are available from Aircraft Spruce.
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