Where to buy s2s tempered hardboard online?

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Forum topic by naterajj posted 02-09-2010 09:46 PM 6766 views 0 times favorited 6 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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02-09-2010 09:46 PM

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I’ve been reading that S2S tempered hardboard is an ideal product for Jig construction, as I want to build some jigs for my router (an adjustable dado jig and an adjustable mortising jig), I would like to know where I can acquire this material.

I’m having problems finding a supplier, where do you buy your 1/4” thick, tempered, smooth 2 sides hardboard?



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#1 posted 02-09-2010 09:49 PM

You usually buy it locally in 4’ x 8’ sheets.

-- Custom furniture

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#2 posted 02-09-2010 11:58 PM

Its great stuff. By me, its available in Home Depot, Menards, & Lowes, all the big box stores have it not only in 4’ x 8’ but also half and quarter sheets.

-- - Jei, Rockford IL - When in doubt, spray it with WD-40 and wrap it with duct tape. The details will attend to themselves.

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#3 posted 02-10-2010 12:13 AM

Need to wear a mask. That junk is rough on the lungs

-- Gary, DeKalb Texas only 4 miles from the mill

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#4 posted 02-10-2010 12:33 AM

It’s common name is masonite. Some lumber yards will sell it in preprimed 1x stock for use as exterior fascia.

-- Julian, Park Forest, IL

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#5 posted 02-10-2010 12:51 AM

Dont forget there is a difference between tempered and untempered hardboard.

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#6 posted 08-02-2010 12:31 PM

Hello eveybody ,gald to see your here !

We are factory in china supply hardboard ,
we can supply hardboard form 2mm-6mm ,
light brown or dark brown

any interesting friends send email to me ,
we can give you cheapest price and good quality hardboard .

My ciontact information is
lianyungang yuntai foreign trade co.,ltd
email :
fax 0086 518 85509705

-- wood fllor saw (no dust)

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