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post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old 02-23-2013, 11:42 PM Thread Starter
 
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Speaker Grille Cleaning

Alright guys, it's been a long time since my last post. I've since started a backline rental company and business is picking up!

But, enough of that. I have been buying a lot of amps as cheap as I can and came across this 1960b cab at GC for $260. You can see why it was so cheap. I don't want to get into the re-tolexing because I cannot recommend it due to the nasty adhesive Marshall uses and all of the shortcuts I used to achieve passable results. I will never do another.

I want to tell you about the dirty grille. It was never going to match the tolex. So after I removed the drivers, stretched out the loose areas in the fabric, and restapled it I grabbed a can of Armor All Tire Foam. Yep, I hosed it down twice, let it work, and it looks brand freakin new! Yes this is the same cab.



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post #2 of 3 (permalink) Old 02-24-2013, 12:16 AM
 
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Re: Speaker Grille Cleaning

It looks like the tire foam worked wonders on your floor too

Great job on the cab man it looks awesome!!!
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post #3 of 3 (permalink) Old 02-24-2013, 10:00 PM Thread Starter
 
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Re: Speaker Grille Cleaning

I thought about that a bit, snuck up on my wife, and Tire Foamed her back to age 21! Man that stuff is awesome!!
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