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Buy Graphite rods?

Postby tylers740 » Mon Dec 10, 2007 3:37 pm

I would like to know where to buy 1/2 cm graphite rods. they will bee fited inside rubber discs to act as bace isolation for my earthquake machine.
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source for graphite (carbon) rods

Postby peteryoung » Tue Dec 11, 2007 9:54 pm

A good source for carbon rods (or tubes, both are available) is
Composite Structures Technology in Tehachapi, CA, website
http://www.cstsales.com You will have to call their ordering number to
place an order. Ask for a student discount and explain that you're
doing a school science project. Matt and Gail Gewain, the owners,
are good people.

If you can get by with wooden dowels, that would really cut your
costs.

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