Temp fix for sub

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Temp fix for sub

Post by MoparNeonMan » Mon Oct 29, 2007 5:00 pm

Hey yall. Im in school and living on a college budget. I have a 12" Alpine Type R sub and the rubber surround is comming off the cone. Is there a way i can hit it w/ some RTV as a temp fix till I get the money for a new sub?

Any other ideas of what i can use?

Again this is a TEMP fix.
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Post by evilneon02 » Mon Oct 29, 2007 6:02 pm

super glue maybe?

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Post by Wenuden » Mon Oct 29, 2007 6:46 pm

doesn't super glue deteriorate rubber? or is that krazy glue? personally, i'd use gorilla glue and be done with it.

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Post by Anonymous User » Mon Oct 29, 2007 8:56 pm

you can use some of that epoxy stuff on it...
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Post by atom » Tue Oct 30, 2007 5:47 pm

I've heard of using nail polish on the cone, never heard anything for the surround though...
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Post by racer12306 » Tue Oct 30, 2007 5:54 pm

maybe try rubber cement.

but because of the variance in the pressures, the cone might not push out straight. so in time it will kill the sub.
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Post by ZeroChad » Tue Oct 30, 2007 6:01 pm

Actually, I just thought about those rubber patch kits for bicycle tubes. That would probably work great.
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