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#7024217 - 01/04/18 07:45 AM Thin scales
Kyle Horn Offline
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I ordered a set of kudu scales from jantz. They came in and are really thin. Plus I need to sand the epoxy side just a tad to get them level. The only thing I can think of is several liners. Is that what was intended???


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#7026763 - 01/05/18 08:20 PM Re: Thin scales [Re: Kyle Horn]
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If they are that thin they were probably intended to be used as scales for a folder.
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#7027746 - 01/06/18 08:37 PM Re: Thin scales [Re: Kyle Horn]
Kyle Horn Offline
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That was my thoughts, but I called them and they said kudu is thin just use liners and build up thickness????

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#7028152 - 01/07/18 08:36 AM Re: Thin scales [Re: Kyle Horn]
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A liner or two can increase the thickness nicely. Using 1/16 G10, you can get an extra 1/8" thickness with two liners, like a black and a white, black and red, etc. I'd be inclined to use some kind of contrasting colors.
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