If you're looking for more pallets, I have 18 available free of charge. I
live near Brookfield, MO, so you'd need to come get them. First come, first
served. I don't have a line on free plexi, but if I run across any, I'll
let you know.
My location is the reason I'm not more active in the make:KC group.
On May 30, 2012 4:48 PM, "Victor Gress" <victor.gr...@gmail.com> wrote:
> Hey, fellow makers,
> I would like to try using plexiglass as enclosure material, but do not
> want to buy it at the retail, Home Depot prices. Call it the Cheapskate
> Syndrome. The ~1/4 inch thick sheet of 18" x 24" runs $20 at the HD, and
> that strikes me as pricey. There is a guy on Craigslist in Kearney that is
> selling same thickness but much larger sheets of 45" x 108" for $25. That's
> better in comparison, but still not free or dirt-cheap. I've been dumpster
> diving around my work for pallets that I am reusing for wood and plywood,
> so I imagine that it is possible there is a business out there that may get
> rid of used plexiglass periodically.
> If anyone has ideas I would appreciate a lot. If the guy in Kearney is my
> best bet, then I'll have to consider that option.
> Guy in Kearney: http://kansascity.craigslist.org/mat/3010362816.html
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