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    the official box building material thread

    this is what you need to build a box
    1. 3/4in MDF wood
    2. wood glue
    3. silicone
    4. screws or nails screws are better IMO
    5. counter sink bit so make the screws flush to the wood
    6. screw gun
    7. clamps (you may not use them or need them)
    8. circular saw or table saw
    9. router or jigsaw to cut the hole for you sub
    10. a sharp pencil
    11. measureing tape or yard stick
    12. level
    13. sander
    14. carpet, paint, or vinyl
    15. spray adhesive
    16. razor knife
    17. sand paper
    18. terminal cup or bolts or just drill a hole for the wires to pass through then seal it

    anyone add anything if i forgot somthin



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    Re: the official box building material thread

    19. 90 angle clamps
    20. Carpenters square




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    Most important.... Beer



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    Re: the official box building material thread

    why do u have to use mdf ??

    Why not birch? Oak?

    Also, if you want to make an official thread at least use capitalization and punctuation




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    Re: the official box building material thread

    Quote Originally Posted by lilmaniac2 View Post
    why do u have to use mdf ??

    Why not birch? Oak?

    Also, if you want to make an official thread at least use capitalization and punctuation
    He's a first timer in ca.com, what do u expect...



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    Re: the official box building material thread

    Quote Originally Posted by lilmaniac2 View Post
    why do u have to use mdf ??

    Why not birch? Oak?

    Also, if you want to make an official thread at least use capitalization and punctuation
    You forgot to add proper spelling




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    Re: the official box building material thread

    i want my 30 secs i took to read in post in this thread back




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    Re: the official box building material thread

    WTF are you doing overcomplicating something so simple?
    wood
    t-square
    2 angle clamps
    glue
    drill with bits
    router with bits
    sand paper
    screws



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    Re: the official box building material thread

    i just made this real quick cause people always go im starting a box build what do i need and **** spelling



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