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Old 12-04-2008, 03:27 AM   #8 (permalink)
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However, if you want to save a good deal of money check your local phone book or use google maps to find a nearby Plastics Shop.

I tend to buy 30 pounds of scrap plastic for $30 once a year from Piedmont Plastics.
They have many locations in the Eastern US:

I personally would recommend using polycarbonate. It can handle a much wider temperature range and will be able to handle more abuse. 1/16" or 1/32" thickness will work fine. If you want it opaque black you can recolor it with automotive interior spray paint (which is actually vinyl dye).

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