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Putting the layers together - zoning

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14 Aug 2019 15:54 #11 by Sensei
Hey zachbaker,

Thanks for the posts, I was a bit worried about the cutting of latex layers, I have had some experience with trying to cut latex, and of course, you can do it, but it is a lot more difficult than poly foam that is for sure. I am interested to see if this Morphis works for you. Please let us know when you have had a chance to try it.

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15 Aug 2019 07:19 #12 by zachbaker
Thanks Sensei.

I will post my updates here.

Meanwhile I've reinforced my foundation in preparation of whatever eventually works, and made it more breathable. There was literally a sheet of cardboard under the fabric. I now have 2" or less between slats. So I guess you could say I'm a DIY-er.

Curious what you've found on cutting latex? I can imagine the elasticity of latex makes it tricky to cut.

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18 Aug 2019 12:28 #13 by Sensei
Hey zachbaker,

Yes you are a diy'er ....no doubt! I was only cutting 3-inch latex toppers and talked to an old friend and ended up buying a couple of really sharp knives at Home Depot and manually cut down a queen to full size. Thank goodness I had a cover it looked like I butchered the thing. I didn't have air compressor so couldn't really use any cutting equipment. The latex flakes all over the place and it was difficult to keep straight cut line....it's not easy, for me at least. It was for a family friend and was free so they were not going to care that much....not a lot of experience, but once was enough for me.

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