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1 bundle or less per year 83 33.88%
1-2 bundles per year 98 40.00%
2-6 bundles per year 42 17.14%
1-2 bundles per month 7 2.86%
2-4 bundles per month 4 1.63%
4 or more bundles per month 11 4.49%
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Old Feb 17, 2012, 01:57 PM
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Old Feb 19, 2012, 04:13 PM
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FFF in Michigan

Ok I have been gone for a while.

But I see that there is a possible source for FFF here in MI. I have read all the pages

Whats the status

If I have to take a ride, and and knock on the door let me know

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Old Feb 19, 2012, 05:29 PM
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still a work in process. We are waiting for shipping boxes and an opportunity to get into the mfgr's schedule, but as soon as we have info, it'll be posted here!
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Old Feb 19, 2012, 05:31 PM
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Status is: Model Plane Foam Inc. has been formed to develope product specifications and distribute Model Plane Foam. We are working to define the "final details" so production can begin. Hopefully in the next few weeks.

Where are you in MI?
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Old Feb 20, 2012, 10:14 AM
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Right next to Detroit Metro Airport.

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Old Feb 20, 2012, 10:43 AM
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im flying into there soon ! jfk then a transfer flight
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Old Feb 20, 2012, 07:00 PM
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Has Model Plane Foam Inc. received a sample of 6 mm material that is comparable in finish, strength, and density to Depron?

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Old Feb 20, 2012, 07:42 PM
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Has Model Plane Foam Inc. received a sample of 6 mm material that is comparable in finish, strength, and density to Depron?

Scott
No, we have not seen or received such a sample. We have been trying for months and it has just not happened.

That said, we have seen enough to be confident the manufacturer can make it. We are ready to invest thousands of dollars in a substantial first production run. We are in the process of defining the details of that first run. We would like to have a sample but at this point it appears asking for the sample would just delay the first production run again.

We want the foam to sell. We know the market is right here, right now. We are trying to get the foam ASAP. And we are willing to invest the capital. All we need now is for the manufacturer to accept the order and produce the foam.

Don
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Old Feb 20, 2012, 09:21 PM
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Waiting patiently. Please hurry.
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Old Feb 21, 2012, 07:08 AM
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count me in for a bundle, shipped to 34240..... subscribing...
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man Im so glued onto this thread, just waiting to hear the news lol. bring on the foam baby, i got cash/paypal LOL
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LOL i go M/O LMAO!
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one small step....

Stay tuned! Another small step today. The manufacturer has suggested two workable skid package configurations. Details like this need to be worked out and agreed to before trucks can be loaded with product. We are still waiting on final box dimensions and fitting into the production schedual. But we are getting closer! Get some extra popcorn and your fav' beverage and keep watching.
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