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GrandPrixAlpine
08-01-2011, 06:21 PM
So im going to order the wood for the final box for my 2512 designed by buck. what wood should i use and what else should i get? i am getting 1 and 1/2 course drywall screws, what else?

goingdef
08-01-2011, 06:26 PM
I would get some tightbond II and a drill bit thats the right size for your screw and a counter sink bit do you have bar clamps?

CHEMMINS
08-01-2011, 06:28 PM
You can use, mdf, or low void plywood. Arauco or birch is good for ply.

Vossy
08-01-2011, 06:34 PM
I like Birch :P

GrandPrixAlpine
08-01-2011, 06:43 PM
birch plywood?

sacsking916
08-01-2011, 06:44 PM
i usually used MDF, but i do like the strength and lightweight of birch

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birch plywood?

yes

GrandPrixAlpine
08-01-2011, 06:50 PM
i thought i read somewhere a while back that you have to make sure you get the real birch and not the cabnite grade stuff or something like that

sacsking916
08-01-2011, 06:57 PM
i thought i read somewhere a while back that you have to make sure you get the real birch and not the cabnite grade stuff or something like that

i bought mine from home depot for around 47/sheet

I Like Waffle
08-01-2011, 06:59 PM
I like to use 1/4 inch OSB for all my boxes

GrandPrixAlpine
08-01-2011, 07:51 PM
i dont have any bracing to use 1/4in the box will be made with 3/4

sacsking916
08-01-2011, 07:56 PM
i dont have any bracing to use 1/4in the box will be made with 3/4

he's bsin ya bro,

wes669
08-01-2011, 08:00 PM
3/4" mdf

DDtC
08-01-2011, 08:13 PM
Aruca Ply

kingmanbc
08-01-2011, 08:37 PM
mdf

Random1010
08-01-2011, 09:04 PM
Ultralight MDF

Imtjnotu
08-01-2011, 09:10 PM
.75" mdf....titebond wood glue and a nail gun