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Old 04-07-2019, 11:29 AM   #21
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Find a local metal scrapping company. You'll be able to find a washing machine or drier, which is made of ~16ga galvanized steel, typically painted white. The 'body panels' are generally removable with a cordless screwdriver, and they're a good source of inexpensive, reasonably good quality sheet metal.

thats an awesome idea!

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Old 04-07-2019, 11:49 AM   #22
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thats an awesome idea!
Thanks, I get one every three years so make the most of it!
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Old 09-04-2022, 04:09 PM   #23
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i used 16 ga galvanel sheets from online sheet metal supplier because my bus is Thomas i covered from the outside 2 or3 windows at a time 2 inches over lap front to rear with 2 inches bent apx. 30 degrees under roof opening which i will chalk 22 windows cost me 1490 plus some other pcs. no shipping cost because i order in bulk/sorry got that wrong shipping was 125 flat fee
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