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U-channel: Where to get it?

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Are there any stores that would sell small black u-channel in the Illinois area? Is u-channel the actual term?

Any help would be appreciated.

Thanks,

Ken
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just go to any auto parts store and get door edge molding or trim, it comes in different colors, Thats where I get mine from and its cheaper then online.
    
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You can also use the jacket from a wire about 1/4 inch wide. I used a RJ45 wire and slit a straight cut down its length. Then I removed the insides and bam instant u-channel.
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Thank you, I bought some at auto-zone.
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post #5 of 9
If you can order online. Here is a website that sells u-channel :

http://www.mnpctech.com/UChannel.html

Edit : You already bought it, nvm
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Quote:
Originally Posted by kennymester View Post
Thank you, I bought some at auto-zone.
How do you recommend installing this? I bought some at o'reilys yesterday and Ill be installing tonight after I cut the fan grills out of my tsunami.

I got superglue, thought about using that and doing it in 3 sections
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Quote:
Originally Posted by h00chi3 View Post
This was an increadibly old thread, I just used it to ask HOW TO DO IT! Not where to get it from. Figured that would be better than making yet another thread about this stuff.
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post #9 of 9
How to install the U-channel?

You just cut it to the correct length and line the edges with it. Depending on how deep the "channel" part of it is, you may or may not have to glue it. Sometimes I use a little hot glue to keep it in place, on the backside of course so no one sees it.
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