SDA CRS+ With an External Crossover Twist.... :-)

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  • Toolfan66Toolfan66 Posts: 14,291
    Thanks for the nice comments guys..

    Hopefully they will be making music late today or tomorrow..
  • westmassguywestmassguy Posts: 6,455
    I've used that grade of vinyl quite often. The only time I use heat, is on the corners, to get them sharp. I use a hair dryer though, not a heat gun. Great Job.
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  • Toolfan66Toolfan66 Posts: 14,291
    Powder coated rings for the upgrade.. Believe it or not I never had a set powder coated, and to add to it a set of Passives signed by Matt Polk, complements of our good friend Jesse!!!nay1avlwne5x.jpeg
  • F1nutF1nut Posts: 43,102
    Wow, those look fantastic!
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  • boston1450boston1450 Posts: 6,516
    edited April 2016
    Those look gorgeous Larry
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  • ThortonThorton Posts: 1,248
    Wow! Just wow. Those look amazing.
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  • Toolfan66Toolfan66 Posts: 14,291
    Wow!! Thanks guys!!

    I really hope to have them done tomorrow, if not, what's a couple more days!! :)
  • vmaxervmaxer Posts: 4,487
    You going to start cranking them out when????

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  • EndersShadowEndersShadow Posts: 16,931
    I have to change my pants now!
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  • Toolfan66Toolfan66 Posts: 14,291
    Frankenpolks done the right way?? LOL!!!
  • EndersShadowEndersShadow Posts: 16,931
    Toolfan66 wrote: »
    Frankenpolks done the right way?? LOL!!!

    I dont think thats the right word for them.... they need a "NEW" word to describe them.....

    SDA CRS Why The Hell NOT or GO BIG OR GO HOME
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  • indyhawgindyhawg Posts: 1,350
    Very nice work.
  • shanedrewshanedrew Posts: 86
    LOVE...............
  • ken brydsonken brydson Posts: 7,579
    Sorry for the repeat but must....

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  • F1nutF1nut Posts: 43,102
    I see sets of large stainless steel spikes gracing those stands soon.
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  • BlueBirdMusicBlueBirdMusic Registered User Posts: 691
  • Mike ReeterMike Reeter Posts: 3,550
    Definitely a set of "Reference" TL CRS+SDA's. Larry, your innovative craftsmanship is second to none, these beauties are Jaw Dropping! Wonderful Job!!!
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  • MysteryMystery Posts: 2,462
    Toolfan66 wrote: »
    Wow!! Thanks guys!!

    I really hope to have them done tomorrow, if not, what's a couple more days!! :)

    So when is the audition? ;)

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  • vcwatkinsvcwatkins Posts: 1,939
    So cool. Thanks for taking the time to document. I'm pretty sure it'll inspire many others besides me.
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  • MysteryMystery Posts: 2,462
    Sorry for the repeat but must....

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    You should be fully aroused by now. If not, something's wrong. :smiley:

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  • lightman1lightman1 Posts: 10,506
    Mystery wrote: »
    Sorry for the repeat but must....

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    You should be fully aroused by now. If not, something's wrong. :smiley:

    He's getting older. Might need a little starter fluid to get the motor turned over.
  • tonybtonyb Posts: 31,648
    Outstanding Larry, you've really taken those to a level way beyond anyone would have thought possible.

    Diggin' the look of those crossover boxes too. Have you ever considered taking that front sloped part and maybe cutting out a rectangle with some plexiglass to give a view to the crossovers ? Maybe even light the interior with a nice easy shade of blue ? Maybe put it in the back if you think it would be too distracting in the front. That way the rear of the speaker would offer the view while throwing some nice ambient light behind the speaker. Just a thought....
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  • KennethSwaugerKennethSwauger Moderator Posts: 6,848
    Brilliant!
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  • polk500polk500 Posts: 1,181
    Killer skills

    Cheers
  • WOW! Hand-crafted Beauty! Nice work sir. My hero
  • boston1450boston1450 Posts: 6,516
    Be kinda cool to see MP chime in :)
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  • I agree B)
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  • EndersShadowEndersShadow Posts: 16,931
    boston1450 wrote: »
    Be kinda cool to see MP chime in :)

    Who?
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