Soundproofing and Leathercloth

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  1. American Dream

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    Hi,

    I am after some good soundproofing for the undercarpet area in the Cab of my RV and also the engine cover.

    Also Tan Leathercloth for the Engine cover.I will probably Button and quilt the engine cover to as near original as I can.Anyone got some pics?May consider a professional trimmer for this.

    Please can anyone point me to a good supplier?

    Many Thanks.
     
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  3. Geo

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    This e-bay seller has a good selection good price too
    Here
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    Cheers Geo. Price looks good. I will ask them a few questions.:RollEyes:

    Still trying to find suitable Soundproofing.I believe it's quite thick on the engine cover.
     
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    Boyriven in Andover. Absolutely superb quality. Boyriven Ltd

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    I would recomend high density acoustic foam Steve 6-10mm thick, flame proof if you can get it, failing that a couple of layers glued together of the acoustic foam thats used under Laminate flooring, that comes in at around 3mm and quotes good sound insulation in its properties
    Geo
     
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    Cheers Doug.:thumb:
     
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    Here you go, Ill be round to fit it for you at this rate
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    thats the wrong stuff Steve ignore me
     
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    Err Did you say something Bert, Fred .................................:RollEyes:

    I was after something that Deadens sound.:shout:

    Can we try it out on a Guinea Pig first?Any ideas who I may have in mind Geo?:Wink:
     
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    Your trying to stop engine noise:Doh:
    Take the plug leads off----sorted quiet as a :Rofl1::Rofl1:mouse
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    Tried that and VERY effective Geo.Thanks.:Doh:
     
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    :Cool: Our first RV a 1988 Coachmen Classic had some 2 inch of heavy duty Foam (fire resistant?) stuck to the underside which was then covered with a plasticised Foil to protect it from the heat. :Wink:
     
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    Cheers John.

    I might try some although the underside has some there already.

    Pics of other RV's of the era have a cover OVER the engine Cover which is "quilted and buttoned".

    Have a good weekend in SPAIN.:RollEyes::BigGrin:
     
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    This is what I have in mind for the Engine cover.

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    Hi,

    I can recommend this company for any trim you want or sound proofing materials, I have used them a few times, and virtually next day delivery of goods. They also do "Vintage Type" items.
    Woolies Trim
     
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    Many Thanks for the info.
    Have emailed them for more information.:thumb:
     
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    :Cool: Many thanks. As usual? We probably will. :Wink:
     

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