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Andy Hall07/04/2019 16:29:43
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Can anyone help me source some 1/8" sq carbon fibre tube.

I think I can get some 4mm sq tube but would rather get the correct size, if possible.


Denis Watkins07/04/2019 17:19:36
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Can it be 3mm Andy

Loads on ebay

Andy Hall07/04/2019 20:18:15
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Thanks Denis.

I'd checked Ebay but it was only giving me sizes of 10mm plus.

After your comment I went back and realised the the search function on my Ebay app was changing 1/8" to 18 and I didn't notice ! I stuck "3mm" in and hey presto !!

1/8" = 3.175mm not going to notice that difference with my building ability.

Cheers !

Denis Watkins08/04/2019 06:46:34
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You now discovered it yourself Andy, to try imperial searches in metric units

Most modern materials are offered in metric sizes, but paper plans are more likely imperial notation

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