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PostPosted: Wed Feb 15, 2012 8:48 pm    Post subject:  Speaker Box Carpet Reply with quote

Anyone know of a cheap, easy to work with carpet for speaker boxes? I found a brand Polymat for 10 feet by 4 feet for 20 bucks shipped. Just dont know quality when it comes to this stuff.

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PostPosted: Wed Feb 15, 2012 10:41 pm    Post subject:   Reply with quote

I always went to the fabric store with a little piece of my trunk carpet and got some felt that matched.

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PostPosted: Wed Feb 15, 2012 11:04 pm    Post subject:   Reply with quote

Approximately how much did it run you? I assume its cheaper than what i can find online.

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PostPosted: Wed Feb 15, 2012 11:08 pm    Post subject:   Reply with quote

Depends on how nice of a fabric you want to buy. Last time I did a box, I think I spent less than 10 bucks on the fabric.

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PostPosted: Wed Feb 15, 2012 11:18 pm    Post subject:   Reply with quote

All im looking for is something that matches my trunk color. Nothing special, just to give the box a finished look. Less than 10 bucks sounds like a great deal. Joann Fabrics is right up the street from me, ill shoot up there and look around. Thanks. I didnt even think of hitting up a fabric store. It probably is 1/4 of the price of internet dealers.

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PostPosted: Thu Feb 16, 2012 12:58 am    Post subject:   Reply with quote

I need to recarpet the sub box I just bought.. its horrible on one side.. would you use some spray adhesive to lay it down?

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PostPosted: Thu Feb 16, 2012 1:19 am    Post subject:   Reply with quote

Well, the stuff that matches and used on most boxes I couldn't find at the fabric store. I ended up going to a local audio shop and buying some from them. It wasn't cheap, but not bad. It was $60 for,it was a random piece, but probably at least 12-15sq ft. I'd recommend doing that because it matches and is durable. For spray adhesive, I used 3M from Home Depot

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PostPosted: Thu Feb 16, 2012 1:54 am    Post subject:   Reply with quote

I got black carpet at autozone I used and spray adhesive

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PostPosted: Thu Feb 16, 2012 10:31 am    Post subject:   Reply with quote

Menards had the grey stuff that matches and its cheap. I miss Menards. They need one in NC.
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PostPosted: Thu Feb 16, 2012 12:30 pm    Post subject:   Reply with quote

i can do a write up on how to build and carpet a box if anyone is interested.

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