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Re: More help needed please

3/8" is the recommended for plywood to use, see 'Bending the Surface Plywood' in the general building tips.
by Bobby
on Tue Mar 10, 2009 2:38 pm
 
Forum: Ramp Building Forums
Topic: More help needed please
Replies: 1
Views: 1608

Re: Forum Rules

Im also wondering if wee could post ideas that could be cheapr than origanal surface
by cyrus
on Wed Feb 25, 2009 9:03 pm
 
Forum: Ramp Building Forums
Topic: Forum Rules
Replies: 8
Views: 11684

my ramp

... that took forever to build
over 2 1/2 on the small side 6 feet flat over 3 1/2 on the bigger side..this ramp is fast..I had no idea this harwood surface, massonite is not sold in AZ..I could not find it..you drop in and bam you're on the the other side..I think it's to fast to learn on but don't ...
by built2shred
on Fri Jan 16, 2009 1:11 pm
 
Forum: Ramp Building Forums
Topic: my ramp
Replies: 1
Views: 1623

Re: Plastic/copper coping?? 2/8" plywood surfacing??

... be found 3 layers of 2/8" should work, though I have never heard from any users that have used that thickness. Anyone?

Okay, but is the surface of the PVC pipe grindable/slidable? Also, when I went to the hardware store and asked for a metal pipe, they said they had no metal pipes, only ...
by HadyIshak
on Wed Dec 24, 2008 8:52 am
 
Forum: Ramp Building Forums
Topic: Plastic/copper coping?? 2/8" plywood surfacing??
Replies: 8
Views: 6419

Quarter pipe help

... it is going to be used for bmx and is also going to be build by make 2 5ft qp and joinin them together and is only goin to hav a plywood surface.
by Ruger223
on Mon Dec 22, 2008 1:06 pm
 
Forum: Ramp Building Forums
Topic: Quarter pipe help
Replies: 1
Views: 2295

Re: Help with Narrow Mini

Yes that should be easy to make smooth, as long as the garage stays dry it should be fine, if the surface wood warps at all there is a long distance between screws since there is no skeleton to screw the flat bottom into, unless you pre drill and get cement screws which ...
by Bobby
on Wed Dec 03, 2008 12:07 am
 
Forum: Ramp Building Forums
Topic: Help with Narrow Mini
Replies: 9
Views: 5231

Re: Help with Narrow Mini

... for the welcome.

would it would be hard to get a smooth transition from ramp to ground if i did the option of having 2 quarter pipes with my surface plywood/masonite lying on the ground?

sorry i dont really understand what your trying to say with the garage door idea you said but even if ...
by dyardy
on Mon Dec 01, 2008 11:02 pm
 
Forum: Ramp Building Forums
Topic: Help with Narrow Mini
Replies: 9
Views: 5231

Help with Narrow Mini

... just 2 quaterpipes and my concrete floor as the flatbottom or the 2 quarterpipes and instead of making a raised structure using 2x4s just have the surface ply lying on the floor as the flatbottom. Wondering if anyone has used either of these 2 options and some of the pros and cons of both.

2) ...
by dyardy
on Thu Nov 27, 2008 1:19 am
 
Forum: Ramp Building Forums
Topic: Help with Narrow Mini
Replies: 9
Views: 5231

Re: 1/2" plywood for surface?

that will work perfectly. just go slowly. also, if you lay it horizontally, it will bend with no problem
by benwinch
on Mon Aug 18, 2008 2:48 pm
 
Forum: Ramp Building Forums
Topic: 1/2" plywood for surface?
Replies: 1
Views: 1770

Re: skatepaint alternitive from skatelite

as a former house painter, one trick we used was to add some joint compound/spackle into our paints if we wanted a less gloss surface.

so, go to home depot and get any paint they have for outdoors, they usually have some very cheap gallons of colors that have been returned because they ...
by slippypeople9
on Thu Aug 14, 2008 3:25 pm
 
Forum: Ramp Building Forums
Topic: skatepaint alternitive from skatelite
Replies: 10
Views: 13104
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