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Magnetic sheeting

Postby genghis ken » Sun Aug 22, 2010 10:50 pm

Also where would be a place to order magnet sheeting? To be used on movement tray with models with magnetic bases.
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Re: Magnetic sheeting

Postby WickerNipple » Sun Aug 22, 2010 11:01 pm

If you've magnetized your bases then you just need sheet metal - any hardware store will sell it.
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Re: Magnetic sheeting

Postby VectorAWX3 » Sun Aug 22, 2010 11:20 pm

Get thin thin thin sheet metal, so you can eaily cut it with tin snips. And bring a magnetized mini to the hardware store to make sure the sheet you pick sticks well.

Alternately, if you can get your hands on cookie tins, they work GREAT!
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Re: Magnetic sheeting

Postby WeeDawgNYC » Mon Aug 23, 2010 3:45 am

Ive gotten mine from these guys

there stuff is really good adhesive, light & easy to cut. they also have adhesive magnetic base bottoms pre cut for both fantasy & 40k in every size.
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Re: Magnetic sheeting

Postby ZiggyQubert » Mon Aug 23, 2010 11:00 am

Also as a note-
you are better off using metal sheeting to stick magnets to than magnetic sheeting

magnetic sheeting has basicly ground magnet in it so that each side has both polarities, thus regular magnets don't stick to it well.
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