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    Cement box?

    Bad idea?

    Let's just say you made mold for the cement.. Would it work well?

    I just had some reading comprehension test at school talking about Thomas Edison's Cement houses... So I just thought of this out of curiosity...







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    Re: Cement box?

    If you plan on competing, it isn't legal.




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    Re: Cement box?

    Quote Originally Posted by DB_DRAG_SPL View Post
    If you plan on competing, it isn't legal.

    Never going to compete... Just for personal daily use.




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    Re: Cement box?

    go for it.




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    Re: Cement box?

    itd weigh a pound or two............




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    Re: Cement box?

    If you do it, get some of that garage floor coating for the exterior of the box!




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    Re: Cement box?

    Quote Originally Posted by 04_edge View Post
    itd weigh a pound or two............
    Yeah, lol.

    How thick would the cement have to be?




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    Re: Cement box?

    Quote Originally Posted by DB_DRAG_SPL View Post
    If you do it, get some of that garage floor coating for the exterior of the box!
    That stuff is so ****!




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    Re: Cement box?

    I would look in to the mixes that are used in concrete counter tops, you would ahve to use some kind of reinforcement (chicken wire, 1/4inch smooth rod ...) and add fiber. If you google concrete counter tops, you will find recources for premixed concrete that is high strength and will not need to be more than 1.5-2 inches thick



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    Re: Cement box?

    Hmmm, maybe this will be for only one sub, and sealed

    I'll look into that stuff!




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    Re: Cement box?

    Definetly an idea worth trying man.. post pics if you try anything..

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    Re: Cement box?

    It will deffinetly be a while before anything comes of it..

    I need to make a new box first... I might try this over Christmas, or wait I mean "winter" break..............




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    Re: Cement box?

    how are you gonna screw the sub down onto a cement box, i hope you have some ****** screws



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    Re: Cement box?

    Quote Originally Posted by Astyl View Post
    how are you gonna screw the sub down onto a cement box, i hope you have some ****** screws
    he could simply inset a wood ring to accept the screws



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    Re: Cement box?

    You can buy cement screws... Also when molding it you have all the screw holes laid out, and the pre-drilling it actually sticking something through the mold to create a hole in it.




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