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    what to surround my box with?

    well i was started thinking today at school, what should i do to make my box look good, i mean the look of MDF just doesnt cut it for me, so i was thinking if i should carpet it, but then,BOOM i had an idea, i was thinking if i could put linoleum around the box like 2 layers worth and spray paint it red or another color, will this work or are my ideas just stupid, i kinda dont want to carpet for my box because it is to original, what else could i do besides carpet and fiberglass

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    enclosure: 4.5 cubic ft. tuned to 34hz
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    Re: what to surround my box with?

    Vinyl, leather, women, truck bed liner?... they would all make it look spiffy




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    Re: what to surround my box with?

    do you think the linoleum would work



    Quote Originally Posted by sbcaprice305
    lets see..........

    2 guys + alot of booze +hotel room + 0 females = 2 soar @ssholes
    My Current Setup
    subwoofers: 2 12" xxx's dual 4ohm
    sub amp: orion 2500d soon to be RF t30001bd
    head unit: alpine 9833
    speakers: stock
    wiring: stinger 0/1 gauge amp kit
    enclosure: 4.5 cubic ft. tuned to 34hz
    all wrapped in a 99 town car with 22's O yeah.

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    Re: what to surround my box with?

    if linoleum is what I think it is, it will rattle



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    Re: what to surround my box with?

    why will it rattle



    Quote Originally Posted by sbcaprice305
    lets see..........

    2 guys + alot of booze +hotel room + 0 females = 2 soar @ssholes
    My Current Setup
    subwoofers: 2 12" xxx's dual 4ohm
    sub amp: orion 2500d soon to be RF t30001bd
    head unit: alpine 9833
    speakers: stock
    wiring: stinger 0/1 gauge amp kit
    enclosure: 4.5 cubic ft. tuned to 34hz
    all wrapped in a 99 town car with 22's O yeah.

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    Re: what to surround my box with?

    anybody............
    i need responds because my dad went and bought some linoleum today for some project of his, and i was thinking of doing it tomoro if i didnt get any responds, so please help



    Quote Originally Posted by sbcaprice305
    lets see..........

    2 guys + alot of booze +hotel room + 0 females = 2 soar @ssholes
    My Current Setup
    subwoofers: 2 12" xxx's dual 4ohm
    sub amp: orion 2500d soon to be RF t30001bd
    head unit: alpine 9833
    speakers: stock
    wiring: stinger 0/1 gauge amp kit
    enclosure: 4.5 cubic ft. tuned to 34hz
    all wrapped in a 99 town car with 22's O yeah.

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    Re: what to surround my box with?

    use vynil.. not too expensive and looks good




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    Re: what to surround my box with?

    vinyl is its not a normal shaped box (like custom fiberglass box)... carpet if its a plain jane rectangle or wedge box...




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    Re: what to surround my box with?

    If you use linolium and try to bend it on the corners it will rip and tear a lot. linolium is meant for a pretty straight surface I beleive.




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    Re: what to surround my box with?

    what exactly is linoleum...




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    Re: what to surround my box with?

    Linoleum was invented in England in 1863 by Frederick Walton who coined the name linoleum from the Latin name, linum, which means flax, and oleum, which means oil. Later in the century, Michael Nairn, a flooring manufacturer in Kirkcaldy, Scotland perfected the flooring, introducing qualities such as inlaid patterning a feature seen today.

    Linoleum is a flooring that is manufactured by oxidizing linseed oil to form a thick mixture called linoleum cement. The cement is cooled and mixed with pine resin, and wood flour to form sheets on a jute backing. The term, linoleum is often used incorrectly to describe any sheet flooring, when in fact flooring can be made from other materials such as polyvinyl chloride.



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    Re: what to surround my box with?

    ohhhh ok... hrmm box covered in linoleum...




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    Re: what to surround my box with?

    what if i cut out a piece for each side and staple it on, my box is pretty square i would post a pic of the diagram of the box, but my computer ***** and it dont let me post pics



    Quote Originally Posted by sbcaprice305
    lets see..........

    2 guys + alot of booze +hotel room + 0 females = 2 soar @ssholes
    My Current Setup
    subwoofers: 2 12" xxx's dual 4ohm
    sub amp: orion 2500d soon to be RF t30001bd
    head unit: alpine 9833
    speakers: stock
    wiring: stinger 0/1 gauge amp kit
    enclosure: 4.5 cubic ft. tuned to 34hz
    all wrapped in a 99 town car with 22's O yeah.

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    Re: what to surround my box with?

    If ur gonna put linoleum, only to spray paint it, what's the use?

    just SPRAY PAINT the box, 4get the linoleum!

    I never seen **** linoleum anyway, why would u want it on ur box? I think MDF would look bettter.



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    Re: what to surround my box with?

    will i have to primer the box if i just spray paint it or what



    Quote Originally Posted by sbcaprice305
    lets see..........

    2 guys + alot of booze +hotel room + 0 females = 2 soar @ssholes
    My Current Setup
    subwoofers: 2 12" xxx's dual 4ohm
    sub amp: orion 2500d soon to be RF t30001bd
    head unit: alpine 9833
    speakers: stock
    wiring: stinger 0/1 gauge amp kit
    enclosure: 4.5 cubic ft. tuned to 34hz
    all wrapped in a 99 town car with 22's O yeah.

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