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Old 23rd February 2005, 11:06 PM   #1
Mjr7531 is offline Mjr7531  United States
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Default Paper Cone Gloss

Does anybody know the Hardware Store equivelent to paper speaker cone gloss, or anything that would possibly work as well? I don't want to have to ship only one or two items, but I want to use something like this...
http://www.partsexpress.com/pe/showd...number=340-512
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Old 23rd February 2005, 11:44 PM   #2
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I just ordered that to try out on some nsb's, havent used it yet though. alot of people seem to use puzzle coat, or elmers glue diluted down, or coats of thin laquer
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Old 24th February 2005, 08:04 AM   #3
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You might want to try calling car audio shops in your area. A lot of them carry that stuff, as it's meant to protect your paper drivers from rotting in a car audio environment.

I remember seeing similar (if not the same) stuff in a few car shops in my home town.
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Old 24th February 2005, 04:09 PM   #4
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alot of people seem to use puzzle coat, or elmers glue diluted down
Puzzle Kote seems to be a glorified white glue...

...with a slightly different taste

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Old 24th February 2005, 04:34 PM   #5
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Hi Matt:

I planned on using the spray-on varnish showin in this thread:

Yet Another NSB Thread...

That project has stalled, so I dont know if the varnish serves to mellow-out the 7-ish KHz peak these puppys have, but they DO look nicer.

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Old 24th February 2005, 04:57 PM   #6
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I've used shellac with good results.

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