Re: Wal-mart version of Saunders Mat -- Any experience?
- --- In SCA-Archery@yahoogroups.com, Siegfried <SiegfriedFaust@...>
>Have you looked at Lancaster archery for matts?
> I was about to order my Barony a new Saunders Mat from my 'standardsource':
> I noticed that the price had gone up to $120, and that they didn't
> offer free shipping anymore. So the price REALLY went up overall.
> I started looking around online and found the following, from all
> places, walmart:
> This at 'first glance' appears to be a Saunders Mat, but it's
> in a white plasticfair
> It's only $95, and I can get free 'to a local store' shipping, would
> would make it MUCH cheaper.
> But because of the 'white plastic wrap', I'm assuming that it's not
> the standard 'Saunders/Indian Cord' brand ...
> Does anyone have any experience with this butt? Before I sink a
> bit of my Barony's money into it?______________________________________________________________________
> THL Siegfried Sebastian Faust - http://crossbows.biz/Archery
> Barony of Highland Foorde - Baronial Archery Marshal
> Kingdom of Atlantia - Deputy Kingdom Earl Marshal for Target
> --- In SCA-Archery@yahoogroups.com, <caleb@...> wrote:I haven't seen the word "coroplast" used with the stuff, just "corplas."
>>If you are looking for a cheap solution, we in the Hael have found that
>> corrugated plastic, or corplas for short, works great.
> Is this the 4mm Coroplast?
Coroplast is probally the correct name for the stuff: corplas might just
be short hand used on reciepts.
The sheets we have are somewhere between 4 and 6mm thick. I never actually
measured the thickness but I can pull one out of my garage when I get home
Caleb Reynolds from Work Land.