Devon aluminium ?

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Devon aluminium ?

Post by Fuch77 » Sat Apr 07, 2018 5:53 pm

Hi All.
Is this style aluminum for sale anywhere ?
Or maybe someone has a junked cooker hood or sink unit they would sell so i could re use some?
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Re: Devon aluminium ?

Post by bmxburner » Sat Apr 07, 2018 8:11 pm

Do you know the thickness? Search for “stucco aluminium sheet” on eBay there’s a few thicknesses.


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Post by type21f » Sat Apr 07, 2018 8:20 pm

How much do you need/ want?
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Re: Devon aluminium ?

Post by Fuch77 » Sat Apr 07, 2018 10:41 pm

i need 55x8cm and i think it is the 0.8mm. it is to recreate a devon step if anyone know the thickness for sure ?

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Re: Devon aluminium ?

Post by type21f » Sun Apr 08, 2018 2:03 am

Intrigued!
You sure that size is correct?

My Devon steps 2 x OG were all steel..
One on Catherine and one from Gordon Patterson.

My fabricated one is all steel
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Re: Devon aluminium ?

Post by Fuch77 » Sun Apr 08, 2018 10:26 am

This type step . Do you know its thickness?
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Re: Devon aluminium ?

Post by Fuch77 » Sun Apr 08, 2018 11:25 am

Thank you for the link . It is in fact what im using now.
Problem is i have a spaceway side hinged cooker that swings out the cargo door. The autocraft step has a lip to tuck the lino under that stops the cooker from swinging out


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Re: Devon aluminium ?

Post by Fuch77 » Sun Apr 08, 2018 11:52 am

I have just been told i should be using the name floor trim...not step

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Post by type21f » Sun Apr 08, 2018 12:43 pm

I do know that RobE has made just that style of step. He would advise where he bought the alloy from..
I would say yes 0.75 or 0.8mm would be fine.
Surely you would be making the floor edging (not step) across the full width..
Off to steal a picture from his thread..

I have seen this described as hammered finish..
You do see this on eBay..
Kevin Jackson made a cooker case for me from this.....





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Re: Devon aluminium ?

Post by Fuch77 » Sun Apr 08, 2018 6:59 pm

Good work KJ...
I have the OG left cargo door floor trim but am missing the right


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Re: Devon aluminium ?

Post by Fuch77 » Sun Apr 08, 2018 7:15 pm

Thank you for the info gents

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Post by type21f » Sun Apr 08, 2018 8:49 pm

Ahhhh..
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Re: Devon aluminium ?

Post by Fuch77 » Sun Apr 15, 2018 7:25 pm

Look what i made today.
Thank you for the info guys
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Post by type21f » Sun Apr 15, 2018 7:27 pm

Great!
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