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Old 11-15-2009, 04:48 PM   #1
Neill Smith
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Default Best Source for Mats?

Does anybody have any recommendations for where to buy flooring? The best I found online is http://www.greatmats.com. I haven't had much luck finding local suppliers or used ones for sale.

Thanks for the help.
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Old 11-16-2009, 09:41 AM   #2
Derek Simonds
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What are the mats specifically for? If it is martial arts I would check with any of the upcoming tournaments in your area. A lot of the tourneys will sell the mats afterwards. You have to pick them up that day but can get a decent deal.

I bought 6 crash pads 5 X 7 from a local gymnastics studio. Don't know if either of those ideas help.
What we think, or what we know, or what we believe, is in the end, of little consequence. The only thing of consequence is what we do. -John Ruskin

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Old 11-16-2009, 10:04 AM   #3
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Originally Posted by Derek Simonds View Post
What are the mats specifically for?
Sorry, I should have been more specific. This is for my home gym, not for grappling.
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Old 11-17-2009, 01:32 PM   #4
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Your local feed store should be able to order 4x6' rubber horse stall mats. I know tractor supply has 1/2" in stock but for the 3/4" we had to go though a local supplier.
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