Announcement

Collapse

Forum rules and expectations

Hello, and welcome to the forums at the Nautilus Drydocks, formerly Sub-driver.com!

We welcome anyone with a passion for submarines and a desire to learn and share knowledge about this fascinating hobby. Use of these forums indicates your intention to abide by our code of conduct:


1. No spam. All automated messages, advertisements, and links to competitor websites will be deleted immediately.

2. Please post in relevant sub-forums only. Messages posted in the wrong topic area will be removed and placed in the correct sub-forum by moderators.

3. Respect other users. No flaming or abusing fellow forum members. Users who continue to post inflammatory, abusive comments will be deleted from the forum after or without a warning.

4. No threats or harassment of other users will be tolerated. Any instance of threatening or harassing behavior is grounds for deletion from the forums.

5. No profanity or pornography is allowed. Posts containing adult material will be deleted.

6. No re-posting of copyrighted materials or other illegal content is allowed. Any posts containing illegal content or copyrighted materials will be deleted.
See more
See less

Source for trimming foam in New Zealand?

Collapse
X
  • Filter
  • Time
  • Show
Clear All
new posts

  • Source for trimming foam in New Zealand?

    Hey, all!

    Hoping that our Ozzie/NZ friends can help us out. I was reached out to by a customer in New Zealand looking for the name of the foam sheet we use here in North America. It seems he can't find it anywhere where he is.

    Can anyone let me know if there is a local source for an equivalent to the Dow Corning Styrofoam sheet product and where he might get it?

    Thanks!


    Bob

  • #2
    In Australia its this stuff - https://www.bunnings.com.au/knauf-in...board_p0811027 This stuff is lightweight board of extruded polystyrene with talc which makes it quite easy to cut. Its around USD9.00 for an enormous sheet 30mm thick.

    Comment


    • #3
      Thanks a lot, HardRock!

      Bob

      Comment


      • #4
        I was unable to source 5 years ago in New Zealand! Hopefully you'll have better luck now? I had to have a 4' x 8' sheet cut up at Home Depot in Florida and hand carried it back to new Zealand!

        Comment


        • #5
          Customer said he found it at the local store, so it must be there now!

          Comment

          Working...
          X