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post #534 of (permalink) Old 03-30-2013, 03:54 PM
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Originally Posted by hisxlency View Post
where do you guys find the panel covers and doors? Locally at Home Depot and Lowes I see items that cost as much as a normal stand by itself. I have a friend helping me put one together but I cant find cheap panels/doors. Any suggestions?
I bought my material in a local wood supply store. Pine wood board and laminate are both less than $40 for 4'x8'. Found Europe Hinge and leveling feet from In total material cost was around $300ish because I also had to buy tools like the drill beads and such. For me it's well worth it consider the real ADA 24" stand is $750 plus shipping and it was out of stock!
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