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    Help me fit board in my car!

    Ok Home Depot near me will only do 2 cuts on 1 4x8 sheet of MDF. I need to know what size those cuts need to be so i can get all of my box out of the sheet and still fit those boards in my car to drive them home.

    External Enclosure Parts:

    2 x Top & Bottom (3 parts) = 33 x 27

    Left & Right Sides =
    Side 1 = 25 1/2 x 11 3/4
    Side 2 = 26 1/4 x 11 3/4

    Front = 27 1/4 x 11 3/4

    Back = 33 x 11 3/4

    L Port Internal Assembly Parts:

    Front to Back = 20 1/2 x 11 3/4
    Extension = 3 x 11 3/4

    edit: Forgot to mention boards can be no wider than 32 in and longer than 72 in
    Last edited by Fireitup; 02-03-2013 at 12:14 AM. Reason: forgot to add a detail







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    Re: Help me fit board in my car!

    Tell them to **** your ****. Lowes will do as many cuts as you need and for free. **** home depot.



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    Re: Help me fit board in my car!

    Quote Originally Posted by Popwarhomie View Post
    Tell them to **** your ****. Lowes will do as many cuts as you need and for free. **** home depot.
    Nearest lowes is an hour away




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    Re: Help me fit board in my car!

    Quote Originally Posted by Popwarhomie View Post
    Tell them to **** your ****. Lowes will do as many cuts as you need and for free. **** home depot.
    Not always. I went to Lowe's and they told me they could only do one cut. The guy was probably just a lazy bastard though.




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    Re: Help me fit board in my car!

    Give the kid at the saw 10$ and your cut-list. Total **** tier home depot if they won't do a few cuts for you.




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    Re: Help me fit board in my car!

    Take your cut list in. Usually they have it where an additional cut is a dollar but I have never had a problem. My home depot and lowes will always cut however many I need. Sometimes the saw isn't sharp... So be careful




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    Re: Help me fit board in my car!

    It you have them do any of your actual cuts, tip the employee to help ensure you get good cuts. I have seen them up to 1/4" off in some cases.




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    Re: Help me fit board in my car!

    Quote Originally Posted by Fireitup View Post
    Ok Home Depot near me will only do 2 cuts on 1 4x8 sheet of MDF. I need to know what size those cuts need to be so i can get all of my box out of the sheet and still fit those boards in my car to drive them home.

    External Enclosure Parts:

    2 x Top & Bottom (3 parts) = 33 x 27

    Left & Right Sides =
    Side 1 = 25 1/2 x 11 3/4
    Side 2 = 26 1/4 x 11 3/4

    Front = 27 1/4 x 11 3/4

    Back = 33 x 11 3/4

    L Port Internal Assembly Parts:

    Front to Back = 20 1/2 x 11 3/4
    Extension = 3 x 11 3/4

    edit: Forgot to mention boards can be no wider than 32 in and longer than 72 in
    strap them to the roof!




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    Re: Help me fit board in my car!

    Quote Originally Posted by Fireitup View Post
    Ok Home Depot near me will only do 2 cuts on 1 4x8 sheet of MDF. I need to know what size those cuts need to be so i can get all of my box out of the sheet and still fit those boards in my car to drive them home.

    External Enclosure Parts:

    2 x Top & Bottom (3 parts) = 33 x 27

    Left & Right Sides =
    Side 1 = 25 1/2 x 11 3/4
    Side 2 = 26 1/4 x 11 3/4

    Front = 27 1/4 x 11 3/4

    Back = 33 x 11 3/4

    L Port Internal Assembly Parts:

    Front to Back = 20 1/2 x 11 3/4
    Extension = 3 x 11 3/4

    edit: Forgot to mention boards can be no wider than 32 in and longer than 72 in
    now with all seriousness how tall can the be. like could you stand them up instead of laying them flat also i am confused on the top and bottom part. you need 6? 4? OR 2?




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