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speaker repair

Discussion in 'Amps and Cabs [BG]' started by crazyhorse, Jan 1, 2007.


  1. crazyhorse

    crazyhorse

    May 28, 2006
    the paper thats in the center of my speaker has came loose
    i guess its called a dust cover maybe?

    its an aluminum coned hartke 10"

    can this be glued back? hot glue,crazy glue, silicone?

    would that affect my sound in any way?

    edit: its not torn just looks like it came unglued, its an older transporter cab
     
  2. anderbass

    anderbass

    Dec 20, 2005
    Phoenix. Az.
  3. luknfur

    luknfur

    Jan 14, 2004
    DIXIE
    FWIW:

    just a dust cover but if junk gets in there is can cause buzzing/whatever. I got a surround kit once and the stuff just looked like elmers glue. You can contact any local speaker repair and they'd probably do it for nothing.

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  4. billfitzmaurice

    billfitzmaurice Commercial User

    Sep 15, 2004
    New Hampshire
    Owner, Bill Fitzmaurice Loudspeaker Design
    Use a thick consistency cyanoacrylic (superglue), after applying spray it with cure accelerator. That's how it's done at the factory.
     
  5. crazyhorse

    crazyhorse

    May 28, 2006
    thanks for the replies, i used superglue and it seems to be holding ok. I havent powered it up yet to see how it will hold

    my speakers were rattling a little and 3 of the dust covers were loose, thats all i could find
     

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