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DIY Foam Cutter

Discussion in 'Band of Glockers' started by 9MX, May 2, 2009.

  1. 9MX

    9MX Rei!

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    Just completed another DIY project:

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    Hopefully, my pelican rifle case would look like this:

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  2. horge

    horge -=-=-=-=- Lifetime Member

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    Paki-explica naman ng gadget, Bossing! :)
    Back in the day, I used to cut urethane foam using a heated metal wire.
     

  3. gundog

    gundog senior gunner

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    nix, ikaw ba un naka red shirt sa bg?
     
  4. BrassKnuckle

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    Better if you can post a wiring diagram so we can visualize it. Kahit sketch lang. Does it run on 220v ac? And what type of wire did you use for the cutter?
     
  5. 9MX

    9MX Rei!

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    horge,

    heated wire pa din, i used nichrome wire for this one.

    gundog,

    si leya at chia yan

    brassknuckle,

    will post diagram later. and yes, its 220v
     
  6. 9MX

    9MX Rei!

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    9MX Rei!

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    These images were from AR15.com
     
  8. z_e_n

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    Nice! Looks like a mini band saw... skilled carpenter siguro si 9MX. :supergrin:
     
  9. 9MX

    9MX Rei!

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    nope, but i paid a skilled carpenter to do it :rofl:
     
  10. ahtsay

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    nix when the time comes, ikaw nalang may cut nung sakin ha :)
     
  11. 9MX

    9MX Rei!

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    clarence,

    papahiram ko na lang sayo, tamad ako eh,bwahahaha!

    mark the spark,

    foam natin??
     
  12. mtho

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    nix, di mo naman tinext yung size eh. barkada ni zen yung supplier nyan
     
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    penge ako ng foam, para sa camera ko! hahaha!
     
  14. 9MX

    9MX Rei!

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    mark,

    i think i sent it to your smart cel, pero eto siguro yung time na nasira ang phone mo

    ec,

    mark will actually buy foam cut to my specs sa uratex, malapit sa pb. dun ka na din bumili. i'll lend you the foam cutter
     
  15. akula

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    Nix, or anyone...

    Where can we buy this 'carbine or rifle-size' Pelican or Storm cases?
    Any idea on the prices?
     
  16. lagpok

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    ACE Hardware at SM Makati,MOA and Mega has the Pelican 1700.Its at 18k if I remember correctly.
     
  17. 9MX

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    +1 kay lagpok

    you can also find one sa hahn.

    the best if you can have a relative handcarry one for you. yun ang ginawa ko
     
  18. mtho

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    nix,
    kinakausap ka pa ba ng relative mo?

    kulangpa ng 1 dimension yung foam na pinadala mo sa akin
     
  19. firechief

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    Mron available na foam ng pelican sa dive shop near shopwise sa makati cheap price lang
     
  20. 9MX

    9MX Rei!

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    ano kulang? yung thickness? diba may sample ka?

    firechief,

    what's the name of the diveshop?