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Old 02-03-2007, 08:09 AM   #1
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thermopan replacement?

I'm finishing my basement and have moved the cold air return. The builder put the return between joists and used a product called Thermopan (like tin-foiled cardboard) to close the space between the joists. I can't find it retail - I'm wondering if there is something household that I could use? (I checked with my Home Depot - they weren't sure...) I only need a few feet to extend the run between the joists - any suggestions?



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Old 02-03-2007, 06:10 PM   #2
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Hi adilhoxha

If there is a sheetmetal shop in your area you can give them the dimension of the needed material and they can make you a piece. The stuff you are calling thermopan sounds like what we call duct board. Find someone who sells it and see if this is what you are asking for. I personally would use sheet metal, its more of a permanent fixture than duct board.

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Old 02-04-2007, 07:12 AM   #3
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Makes sense...thanks. I will do some searching and see if I cant find something suitable. Thanks again for the help.
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Old 07-07-2009, 09:20 AM   #4
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ThermoPan Product

The product you are looking was developed by a company in Ohio. Thermo Manufacturing. You can buy their products on-line at They set up a retail website for the DIY'ers like yourself. They have a large variety of HVAC related products and will ship right to your door. Hope this helps.

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