Last year I rescued a pair of Allison AL-120 speakers from going to the dumpster at the local thrift shop.
I removed and repaired the two discintigrated surround 6 1/2" drivers from each cabinet and refoamed them.
The AL-120 is a cool design that uses push-pull drivers as woofers & lower...
A pair of these Kenwood JL-C55 speakers came into the thrift shop that I volunteer at and the woofer surrounds were rotted right off.
The manager wanted to scrap the units but I bought them for a donation and brought them home (like a stray pup from the pound)
I got the 8" woofers all cleaned...
I came by a pair of old Allison AL-120 speakers a while ago that had deteriorated woofer surround foams.
I removed the 4 woofers and cleaned up the cones & baskets. The new replacement surrounds arrived today from SimplySpeakers.
I have glued the 4 foam surrounds to the cones this afternoon and...
I was at my brother's the other day getting a little welding done and we were sitting in his basement computer room.
On the desk was a beautiful piece of aluminum art (BITOG art - a V-8 piston) sitting on a stack of papers.
I asked him what that piston came from and he said it's one of the new...
I have the opportunity to get an Onkyo TX-SR606 7.1 receiver for a great price but I want to use only 2 speakers on it - will it work satisfactorily with speakers hooked to LF & RF only?
I only plan to listen to FM radio.
Papa Bear (Bob)
We've got a couple of thousand Hogs in town this weekend for the annual rally.
They come from here, there and parts unknown
I'm gassin' up the 150 and seeing if they'll let me fit in with them - I don't take up much room. <img src="/forums/graemlins/cool.gif" alt="cool" title="cool"...
made a stop in my neighborhood.
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Pick a VIA train number and see their progress <img src="/forums/graemlins/35.gif" alt="popcorn" title="popcorn" height="35" width="35" />
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I should have posted this in GENERAL - please move it for me
Which would be the better choice of brake pad material for my 2016 Dodge Grand Caravan front disks (what is OEM material?) so it will work as original?
Not the best, not the worst - closest to original feel and durability.
For over a century Leamington was known as "The Tomato Capital of Canada".
H.J. Heinz moved out a little while ago but a new kid is in town and we are changing our name .....