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  1. DairyStateDad

    Thank you, Craigslist! (And a question about cutting very fine angles in foam)

    Got really lucky last night (no, it's not what you think, not even with the CL reference ;) !) I found a big supply of 4x8 x 2-inch thick DOW XPS Styrofoam (blue board) for my subroadbed -- brought home 4 slabs of it. Should be all I need for a long time -- about half of it will go toward the...

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