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  1. Thoughts on natural foam choices?

    Gear & Maintenance
    Thoughts on natural foam vs polyurethane? Hi folks. I've been doing some research into what foam to buy for the settee cushions and it seems like the consensus lies with 60 pound high density polyurethane... I'll need about 4" thickness for my seats and backrests. HOWEVER........ I know much...
  2. DIY Cabin Cushion Covers

    Gear & Maintenance
    I'm very happy to announce today that my cabin cushion project is finished. They turned out great! I used 8 yards of 46" Sunbrella True Blue furniture fabric and 7 yards of beige woven vinyl underlining plus the various sundry supplies: zippers, Seam Stick, thread, piping cord, etc. from...
  3. Foam/cushion shops in NYC/Hudson Valley

    Gear & Maintenance
    Hi all-- My plan is to make the interior cushions on a Bristol 27 myself, and I'm researching options to purchase the foam (and possibly have it professionally cut). Any foam/cushion outfits in NYC/Hudson Valley you would recommend? Also: Any advice? Thinking 3-4 inch closed cell foam is the...
  4. cockpit cushions

    Gear & Maintenance
    Any recommendations on a place to have cockpit cushions made? I'm leaning toward Sunbrella and am located in Annapolis. Any experience with Garhauer?
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