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    Portable doors

    Thanks for your responses. I am not sure what it will be transported in but I am assuming nothing no larger than a van with maybe 6'-8' of length to work with. Welding is not my specialty. So based on the previous message I am assuming we are talking building a door jamb of separate pieces...
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    Portable doors

    I am in a sticky situation and wondering if anyone has any ideas here. I am assigned to design a small portable set that can be used in assemblies and assembled by a few people, portable to fit into a van or truck. However, the set calls for entrance through a door. Now how the heck does one...
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    Sill Iron Alternative

    I am at a theater that uses stock shutter and frame assemblies. but no sill irons. Isit possible to use a door without a sill iron or is there an alternative to the sill iron if there is not one there?
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    Wrinkled Muslin

    I was just thinking of using a sprayer. Do you think if I add a light ratio of sizing to that it would work better?
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    Wrinkled Muslin

    Okay I have built traditional muslin flats for a while and I normally use glue sizing (1 parts glue to 2 parts water) However, today I built some flats and applied the sizing and once dry found wrinkles everywhere. It seemed tight enough when I applied the sizing and it was covered. not sure...