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  1. #161
    Nancy2 Guest

    Default Re: Lining a lazy Susan cupboard

    On Apr 4, 5:19*pm, "Julie Bove" <julieb...@frontier.com> wrote:
    > Nancy2 wrote:
    > > On Apr 3, 9:51 pm, "Julie Bove" <julieb...@frontier.com> wrote:
    > >> "sf" <s...@geemail.com> wrote in message

    >
    > >>news:[email protected] ..

    >
    > >>> On Tue, 3 Apr 2012 18:48:07 -0700, "Julie Bove"
    > >>> <julieb...@frontier.com> wrote:

    >
    > >>>> The shape I have has a big wedge out of it. How about I ask another
    > >>>> question then. Does anyone know where I can get shelf paper made
    > >>>> for this
    > >>>> type of shelf? In other words, extra wide? That is my problem.
    > >>>> Trying to
    > >>>> get something that is big enough. Someone suggested floor tiles
    > >>>> but in thinking about that, that would be a big waste because of
    > >>>> the rounded edge.
    > >>>> And a real PITA I think to cut to size and install. I really would
    > >>>> like to
    > >>>> have something that is all one piece. But it doesn't seem like
    > >>>> that is going to happen.

    >
    > >>> Some craft stores, fabric stores and old fashioned Five & Dimes sell
    > >>> oil cloth. I think I've seen something clear with a peel off backing
    > >>> tucked in with the oil cloth, try calling around to places like
    > >>> that.

    >
    > >> I have not seen any of that around in years! I can't remember now
    > >> where I was living when I did see it. Perhaps in CA? I do remember
    > >> seeing it in rolls on big racks. We are going to Hobby Lobby
    > >> tomorrow. I will look there. But I don't remember seeing any.
    > >> Thanks. I was thinking of getting flannel backed table cloths but
    > >> again that would result in a lot of waste.

    >
    > > There is self-stick clear plastic (and "frosted" style, too) available
    > > in nearly every fabric store and also in home stores like Menard's,
    > > Lowe's, etc. *Like sf said, just call around.

    >
    > I will look at Hobby Lobby.


    They may have it, but I'd head for more of a true fabric shop.

    N.

  2. #162
    Nunya Bidnits Guest

    Default Re: Lining a lazy Susan cupboard

    Dave Smith <[email protected]> wrote:
    > On 03/04/2012 5:55 PM, Julie Bove wrote:


    >>
    >> I don't HAVE a circle. It's the pie shaped one.
    >>

    >
    >
    > And in what world are pies not round?


    Squarepieos. Its in the Oval Celeauri solar system just beyond Flatappleos.



  3. #163
    Julie Bove Guest

    Default Re: Lining a lazy Susan cupboard

    Nancy2 wrote:
    > On Apr 4, 5:19 pm, "Julie Bove" <julieb...@frontier.com> wrote:
    >> Nancy2 wrote:
    >>> On Apr 3, 9:51 pm, "Julie Bove" <julieb...@frontier.com> wrote:
    >>>> "sf" <s...@geemail.com> wrote in message

    >>
    >>>> news:[email protected]..

    >>
    >>>>> On Tue, 3 Apr 2012 18:48:07 -0700, "Julie Bove"
    >>>>> <julieb...@frontier.com> wrote:

    >>
    >>>>>> The shape I have has a big wedge out of it. How about I ask
    >>>>>> another question then. Does anyone know where I can get shelf
    >>>>>> paper made for this
    >>>>>> type of shelf? In other words, extra wide? That is my problem.
    >>>>>> Trying to
    >>>>>> get something that is big enough. Someone suggested floor tiles
    >>>>>> but in thinking about that, that would be a big waste because of
    >>>>>> the rounded edge.
    >>>>>> And a real PITA I think to cut to size and install. I really
    >>>>>> would like to
    >>>>>> have something that is all one piece. But it doesn't seem like
    >>>>>> that is going to happen.

    >>
    >>>>> Some craft stores, fabric stores and old fashioned Five & Dimes
    >>>>> sell oil cloth. I think I've seen something clear with a peel off
    >>>>> backing tucked in with the oil cloth, try calling around to
    >>>>> places like that.

    >>
    >>>> I have not seen any of that around in years! I can't remember now
    >>>> where I was living when I did see it. Perhaps in CA? I do remember
    >>>> seeing it in rolls on big racks. We are going to Hobby Lobby
    >>>> tomorrow. I will look there. But I don't remember seeing any.
    >>>> Thanks. I was thinking of getting flannel backed table cloths but
    >>>> again that would result in a lot of waste.

    >>
    >>> There is self-stick clear plastic (and "frosted" style, too)
    >>> available in nearly every fabric store and also in home stores like
    >>> Menard's, Lowe's, etc. Like sf said, just call around.

    >>
    >> I will look at Hobby Lobby.

    >
    > They may have it, but I'd head for more of a true fabric shop.


    They had it but it was super expensive so I will only use that as a last
    resort.



  4. #164
    Nunya Bidnits Guest

    Default Re: Lining a lazy Susan cupboard

    Pico Rico <[email protected]> wrote:
    > "Pennyaline" <[email protected]> wrote in message
    > news:4f7b38eb$0$52267$[email protected]..
    >> On 4/3/2012 8:35 AM, Julie Bove wrote:
    >>> "The Cook"<[email protected]> wrote in message
    >>> news[email protected]..
    >>>> On Mon, 2 Apr 2012 19:20:03 -0700, "Julie Bove"
    >>>> <[email protected]> wrote:
    >>>>
    >>>>>
    >>>>> "Janet"<[email protected]> wrote in message
    >>>>> news:[email protected]..
    >>>>>> In article<jld6vv$kjl$[email protected]>, [email protected]
    >>>>>> says...
    >>>>>>>
    >>>>>>> Bull wrote:
    >>>>>>>> In article<jlcd7b$l3t$[email protected]>,
    >>>>>>>> "Julie Bove"<[email protected]> wrote:
    >>>>>>>>
    >>>>>>>>> "Bull"<[email protected]> wrote in message
    >>>>>>>>
    >>>>>>>>> But how do you make the pattern? What is it made of and how
    >>>>>>>>> do you do it?
    >>>>>>>>
    >>>>>>>> The ones I have are a circle with a wedge cut out and have a
    >>>>>>>> lip all the way around. Measure the diameter of the circle
    >>>>>>>> and cut one. when you have the circle make a split to the
    >>>>>>>> center for the post. Cut out the wedge. Tweak the pattern
    >>>>>>>> until it fits. Then trace to the liner cut another one. Takes
    >>>>>>>> a little time but not that hard to do. My house was built
    >>>>>>>> about 1990 and those were the thing then. There are much
    >>>>>>>> better storage solutions today - but I'm not taking mine out
    >>>>>>>> because I am never changing the cabinets. I know what's in
    >>>>>>>> there and don't have a problem with it. It is way better than
    >>>>>>>> a "dead space" corner. Mine are in the lower cabinets only.
    >>>>>>>
    >>>>>>> How do I measure the diamater of the circle?
    >>>>>>> I am not good with math.
    >>>>>>
    >>>>>> Jesus christ, you don't need to be good at maths to read a
    >>>>>> number on a
    >>>>>> tape measure.
    >>>>>
    >>>>> But you do to know what diameter is. And I don't know.
    >>>>
    >>>> Diameter is the measurement around the outside of the circle.
    >>>
    >>> Thank you. That would be pretty hard to measure seeing as how I
    >>> can't access all of it at once.

    >>
    >>
    >> Listen Julie, the diameter of a circle is its full width across--the
    >> length of a straight line running between two points that bisects the
    >> center and creates two equal 180 degree arcs. The distance around the
    >> outside of a circle is its circumference.

    >
    > Julie is allergic to geometry.


    Incorrect. It's not an allergy, it's geometry intolerance.

    ;-)



  5. #165
    Storrmmee Guest

    Default Re: Lining a lazy Susan cupboard

    get butcher papaer or brown paper bags, peice together a pattern from that,
    make sure it fits, then put pattern on real liner, cut and poof there you
    are, Lees
    "Julie Bove" <[email protected]> wrote in message
    news:jlblms$d14$[email protected]..
    >I have two of those lazy Susan type cupboards where the roundish shelves
    >just sort of go around and around. The cupboard is not a complete circle.
    >I had previously lined them with white Contact paper but that didn't work
    >so well. I couldn't get a piece that was the right size so I wound up
    >piecing some together. It looked like crap. I decided to remove the paper
    >in the flour cupboard after I discovered the weevils. That cupboard has
    >since had pretty much everything replaced except for the salt.
    >
    > The other cupboard has mainly canned goods but the liner is old looking
    > and starting to rip.
    >
    > I have bought some of that spongy liner with the holes in it in the hopes
    > that it will keep things from sliding. One problem I've had is stuff
    > flying off the sides as the shelves spin around.
    >
    > But how to cut it? This might be easier to install because it is more
    > flexible. I had purchased some white liner online that just didn't work
    > at all. It was very stiff and slick and even when cut in pieces there
    > turned out not to be enough of it. I am not sure the stuff I have now is
    > big enough to be able to put just one piece in. I don't really know how
    > to explain it but the curved design is baffling me. Also the fact that I
    > can't access the entire cupboard at once. I can only get to like...half
    > of it or so.
    >
    > Any ideas? Or hmmm... Maybe I could pay my nephew to do the lining for
    > me. He's had a heck of a lot more math than I have.
    >




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