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Old 07-28-2011, 08:16 AM   #1
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plenum transistion

I need to extend the plenum downward enough so I can get it off the floor joist and insulate it. It is a rectangle trunk (didn't measure it yet). Should I be able to find prefabbed sections of this trunk or have to make my own transition? I'd really like to just transition to a new trunk all together and replace all the old runs etc.
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Old 07-28-2011, 08:23 AM   #2
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plenum transistion

If you have any sheet metal shops in your vicinity they should be able to make you an offset/transition fairly quickly and inexpensively if you provide the proper measurements.

The same for the duct. Most shops can even insulate the duct internally if you'd prefer.
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Old 07-29-2011, 05:59 PM   #3
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I did find a shop in my town here that I hadn't thought about until now. Ill get specs and see what I can produce! thanks.
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