Author Topic: Speaker for fun :)  (Read 7030 times)

Offline SeanS

Re: Speaker for fun :)
« Reply #45 on: April 25, 2018, 09:27:44 PM »
this is approx where I'm heading.. zoomed in, bad light, reduced coat numbers.. etc.. but in real life  :drool:.... Sunday, finish will be complete and then fun.. fun.. fun..

Tomorrow I'll go buy allen bolts.. the rounded top ones (they have an official name, I Know, don't use them often enough to remember the name  :thinking:)



Online pwatts

Re: Speaker for fun :)
« Reply #46 on: April 25, 2018, 11:06:36 PM »


allen bolts.. the rounded top ones (they have an official name, I Know, don't use them often enough to remember the name 

Domed head?

Offline Schalk

Re: Speaker for fun :)
« Reply #47 on: April 25, 2018, 11:17:29 PM »
At Screwman known as BUTTON HEAD, I use them all the time. Lovely looking boxes those.

Offline vinyljan

Re: Speaker for fun :)
« Reply #48 on: April 26, 2018, 09:15:47 AM »
At Screwman known as BUTTON HEAD, I use them all the time. Lovely looking boxes those.

@SeanS..not sure where you're located, but have been following this and looking forward to see the final product/finish.  Sorry, highjack...but do you guys/girl know of any suppliers of "fasteners" that will be open tomorrow or saterday :thinking:
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Offline SeanS

Re: Speaker for fun :)
« Reply #49 on: April 26, 2018, 11:04:19 AM »
beginning of the end... coat of Tung oil + 1 coat of Woodock, many rounds of ultrafine steelwool, woodoc.. repeat... wax...

Cold weather will slow me down.... slightly. been given 2 thumbs on WAF.


Offline Heinrich

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Re: Speaker for fun :)
« Reply #50 on: April 26, 2018, 11:22:12 AM »
looking good
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Offline Rhino

Re: Speaker for fun :)
« Reply #51 on: April 26, 2018, 07:04:22 PM »
Looks great, really neat finish.
Have many hours of fun listening.
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Offline El Sid

Re: Speaker for fun :)
« Reply #52 on: April 27, 2018, 11:14:56 AM »
. been given 2 thumbs on WAF.


Thumbs up or down?  ;) :point:

Anyway, get 10/10 on BAF (bro acceptance factor - unfortunate acronym) - lovely!

Offline Atjan

Re: Speaker for fun :)
« Reply #53 on: May 01, 2018, 01:08:40 PM »
Those are some fine looking cabs!

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Offline SeanS

Re: Speaker for fun :)
« Reply #54 on: May 01, 2018, 03:57:31 PM »
Those are some fine looking cabs!

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they are finished and looking better, will add drivers and add photos..

Offline SeanS

Re: Speaker for fun :)
« Reply #55 on: May 01, 2018, 08:36:36 PM »
dark photies from a cr&p phone late at night.. but some polish has done the trick...




Offline SeanS

Re: Speaker for fun :)
« Reply #56 on: May 01, 2018, 08:42:19 PM »
Just to be clear I used polish, not someone polish... I did this all myself :)

Offline Chingy

Re: Speaker for fun :)
« Reply #57 on: May 02, 2018, 09:57:24 AM »
these looks amazing Sean, well done

So when can i buy your other speakers you build  :whistler:
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Offline Larry

Re: Speaker for fun :)
« Reply #58 on: May 02, 2018, 10:53:33 AM »
Looks great, I'm following this thread with interest!

Offline PhillipJ

Re: Speaker for fun :)
« Reply #59 on: May 02, 2018, 06:18:13 PM »
Man, jy kan!!!  :2thumbs: :2thumbs: :2thumbs: That looks so good - awesome stuff