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If you are in a larg(ish) town or metropolitan area, you should be able to locate a plastic shop. The nice thing about shopping in person is that there is often-times a "srap bin" that has deeply discounted panels.

So what's the catch to this scrap bin?
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So what's the catch to this scrap bin?
Some "digging" is required.

Often-times the panels are smaller (1 - 2 square feet), so larger panels need to be orderd at the retail price.

Desired gauge is not always available.
Desired colour is not always available.
Sometimes it is almost empty....

....but not today!

Scored me a couple of 12" x12" x 1/2" Polycarbonate pieces for 10 US-bucks.

They are destined to become a reservoir for Silentium.
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So what's the catch to this scrap bin?
Most likely odd sizes or pieces left over from cutting sections to a customer's desired size.
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Oopsies... forgot to mention that a couple of UK vendors have been added to the Source list.

Thank you Marcus. +
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Glad to help out!

Is it bad i've just spent the last 15 minutes doodling on this picture trying to turn it into a person?

    
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heh!...

...depends upon what you were going to do with the doodle.

...is there such a thing as a voodoo-picture (as opposed to voodoo-doll)

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Im scared of using acrylic but im here for the pure plastic sex... that does not sound right
    
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Im scared of using acrylic but im here for the pure plastic sex... that does not sound right


L! M! A! O!

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Im scared of using acrylic but im here for the pure plastic sex... that does not sound right
Still a virgin it gets easier with experience probably sounds worse
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Still a virgin it gets easier with experience probably sounds worse
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