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Sep 22, 2004, 12:59 PM
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What's the best source for Ultracoat aka Oracover aka Polycover?


Looking for the best source (meaning best price and selection) of this covering material. All I can find is Hobby Lobby, what they list in their cataloge as Oracover is now Polycover which I understand was formaly known as Ultracoat. I found some checkered Ultracoat at Hobby Town in Fresno that sold for like $20 which I think is high. They say if you can show a lower price they will match it.

Thanks for any help.
Joe
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Sep 22, 2004, 01:06 PM
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Try Horizon Hobby. $12.99 for most colors.

http://www.horizonhobby.com/Search/D...OverallCatID=A
Sep 22, 2004, 03:24 PM
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Ledbetter,
Thanks, great selection of colors. Now I will have as hard of a time selecting a color or colors as I had picking the right plane to put it on.
Sep 27, 2004, 07:55 AM
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NEVER HEARD OF POLYCOVER.

Ultracote/Oracover/Profilm---------All Sem Ting!!! Expensive, but the best.

This is Oracover Lite,



Cheers. Patrick.
Sep 27, 2004, 09:36 AM
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Hobby Town in Fresno had about 6 or 7 colors when I was in there about 3 weeks ago. it was on the side that faces the car counter. I bought white which was 12 or 13 dollars but the checkerboard was alot more.
Sep 27, 2004, 09:04 PM
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YES. Heres the Black and White check in Profilm (Ultracote).



Cheers. Patrick.
Sep 27, 2004, 09:52 PM
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Very nice.....And the plane ain't bad either.


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