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Old 28th July 2008, 11:14 PM   #1
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I have a small Final 80 element that got broken one year ago. Now i was trying to pull the device apart and start repairing it on my own. Now since Final doesnt give any support on this element i am looking into making my own membrame.. I am a total newbe for this matters. so i am going to learn alot with this small speaker. Most of the stuff will be trial and error. but first of all i am looking for an address where i can buy the mylar. and second what will be the best way of coating the membrame. I look on the forum. and saw several things with glue and things like that. but what makes me curious if i start to coat the membrame with some glue or it. wont that make the membrame to stiff and or too hard. ??

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http://esl.hifi.nl/index.htm
http://www.mdw.ac.at/I101/iea/tm/scr...rial/float.pdf
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Old 29th July 2008, 12:29 AM   #4
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Take a look at the page of the ESL-club (dutch).
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Old 29th July 2008, 02:33 PM   #8
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I only just noticed the links that I posted are the same. Sorry but when I coppied the specific page that I wanted to I only got the main page each time and I did not notice, Mats has info in DIY supplies such as film adhesive and diaphragm coating. You will have to sort through the site to find them but they are there.
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Old 29th July 2008, 03:01 PM   #9
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all very usefull links. some i already found googling but many thanks for the taken time. i am going to look into this if any questions i will surely come back here...
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Old 29th July 2008, 05:27 PM   #10
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but are there no suppliers that supply ready coated membrames ???
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