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by gorobman
Fri Aug 22, 2014 8:06 am
Forum: Carving FOAM Pumpkins (Q & A)
Topic: Best/Cheap way to display a bunch of foam kins
Replies: 15
Views: 3604

Re: Best/Cheap way to display a bunch of foam kins

Thanks Grretchy and St0ney for the positive feedback. I should have mentioned screwing in the boards especially for those of us that plan to disassemble after Halloween. I am also contemplating attaching a tarp above in case of rain, snow, hail, meteorites, etc. Another option: PVC! In the past, I h...
by gorobman
Thu Aug 21, 2014 11:01 am
Forum: Carving FOAM Pumpkins (Q & A)
Topic: Funkins FeedBack !
Replies: 151
Views: 21325

Re: Funkins FeedBack !

The timing couldn't be more perfect (perfecter?) for discounted glowable, minimal thickness foam pumpkins!
by gorobman
Thu Aug 21, 2014 9:47 am
Forum: Carving FOAM Pumpkins (Q & A)
Topic: Best/Cheap way to display a bunch of foam kins
Replies: 15
Views: 3604

Re: Best/Cheap way to display a bunch of foam kins

Cost of Materials


2- 6-step stringers (preferably with 9" rise or more) $15 each
1-8'x4'x4' (request cut into 2-4' sections for free) $12
2-metal hangers $ 6 each
12-8'x1"x3" boards $3 each

Total cost: $90
by gorobman
Wed Aug 20, 2014 4:03 pm
Forum: Carving FOAM Pumpkins (Q & A)
Topic: Best/Cheap way to display a bunch of foam kins
Replies: 15
Views: 3604

Re: Best/Cheap way to display a bunch of foam kins

Here's an alternative to consider for displaying a bunch of foam kins. I got the materials at Home Depot but any similar store will have the same materials. 2- 6-step stringers (preferably with 9" rise or more) 1-8'x4'x4' (request cut into 2-4' sections for free) 2-metal hangers 12-8'x1"x3" boards S...
by gorobman
Tue Aug 19, 2014 1:15 pm
Forum: Carving FOAM Pumpkins (Q & A)
Topic: Funkins FeedBack !
Replies: 151
Views: 21325

Re: Funkins FeedBack !

Rock Hard Substance I have purchased several 2014 13" Celebrate it! pumpkins from Michael's recently. They have the dot on the bottom with no numbers and the tag indicates 2014. Overall, the pumpkins are very good but some have a very hard whitish substance just under the orange paint. Fortunately ...