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speaker grill making wild vibrations

Discussion in 'Amps and Cabs [BG]' started by MODNY, Dec 4, 2005.

  1. MODNY

    MODNY Guest

    Nov 9, 2004
    with i have the grill off on my 2x8 cab it sounds awesome.. when i put it back on i get vibrations from it etc..

    any ways to remedy this?

    for a 2x8 cab this puppy pushes alot of air
  2. maybe its not on tight enough?

    Is it coming from the grill itself or closer to the screws? rubber washers may help if its the screws
  3. 62bass


    Apr 3, 2005
    I once used weather stripping to isolate a vibrating grill on a Yorkville cabinet. It worked fine.
  4. Ray-man

    Ray-man Guest

    Sep 10, 2005
    Rubber grommets both between the grille and cab and the screw head and grille. You might need slightly longer screws to accomodate the thickness of the grommets.
  5. MODNY

    MODNY Guest

    Nov 9, 2004
    i got those rubber things on already

    i can't believe how much air pumps outta this thing.

    it seems to making most vibes where the port holes are..

    i took the grill of for now...
    its the same grill material as say, a accugroove cab. just standard grill stuff
  6. C-5KO


    Mar 9, 2005
    Toronto, Canada
    EA had an upgrade awhile back on their CXLs. It was a few of those rubber washers, PLUS some weather stripping along where the grill and the cab would touch.

    I'd say try the stripping like 62bass did.
  7. MODNY

    MODNY Guest

    Nov 9, 2004

    of so i put weather stripping around the edgees of the grill, then insert it on?
  8. MODNY

    MODNY Guest

    Nov 9, 2004

    hopefully that works
  9. C-5KO


    Mar 9, 2005
    Toronto, Canada

    yep. the insulation was actually inbetween the grill, and the wooden edge.