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uglykid 24th April 2012 06:22 PM

where to buy mylar?
hi all.

i am started again to make some els, my first pair i built for about 15 years ago failed compled:-). but i cant find a place to buy 6um mylar here in scandinavien or europe, i have found it in taiwan but the price incuded tax porto import is very high, so my ? is is there some of your guy´s who know where i can get it. i need about 10-20 meters

ps: sorry if my english is a little bad:-)


simon7000 24th April 2012 07:10 PM

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You English is much much better than my Danish!

The reason why you are having trouble finding Mylar is that is a brand name. Try any of the other brands and you should be able to get it locally at a reasonable price.

solhaga 24th April 2012 09:28 PM

UK: Mike Woodhouse - Free Flight Supplies
Sweden: Full Kontroll | En bättre planlösning

Few 25th April 2012 02:14 AM

You could also look into ER Audio in Australia. They have polyester with a variety of thicknesses well suited to electostatic speakers.


Cal Weldon 25th April 2012 02:27 AM

Google 'sheet polyester'

bruinoog 25th April 2012 05:23 AM

Hello Uglykid,

I have got plenty of mylar(hostaphan) 0.006 mm.
I live in The Netherlands.

My emailadress is:

Kind Regards,

Roel Bazuin

uglykid 25th April 2012 07:28 PM

I really like this forum:-) allways fast help

Thanks to all for hint and links.. if i am lucky i get the mylar from the Netherland..

To Roel bazuin

you got mail:-)

kind regards

stokessd 26th April 2012 09:35 PM

There are lots of great sources out there (even ebay). I use ER audio's mylar, and have a set of DIY esl panels that are over 10 years old now and going strong. I use their 3.5um film on the 63's and it works very well.


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