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Old 09-08-2012, 08:38 AM   #21
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Absolutely


Applied a few coats of the amazing FlexSeal spray on rubber.





Still needs layers of resin inside and on the bottom in the back.
It's a slow process since I'm only working on it while at work.
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Old 09-08-2012, 09:19 AM   #22
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Hell, you should fiberglass the entire thing, sand it, custom paint it, and then rock it
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Old 09-09-2012, 07:22 AM   #23
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^ I just might seeing I have to add some around the edges to seal it to the box better. Might as well go all the way around! This thing is gonna be a beast for weight after I'm done tho. I just hope it sounds good.
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Almost done with the box. Added some layers for strength and sealed up the seams from inside. Just test fit it again today and it fit nice and snug. I should be able to wire it up and test it tomorrow.
Gonna carpet it next week if it sounds good. If it don't, that was a big waste of time.
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It should be 1 cube if I remember correctly when me and him talked about it earlier
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Yes it's 1 cubic and I foam insulated inside and cut out as close to that as I could.


I wired it up and tested it out.
It sounds a lot better than the box I was using.
Now just need carpet to finish er off.

No rattles other than the little bit from the hatch door trim. I used rubber gasket under my license plate so that don't rattle.
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Nice job, looks really good, carpet it and it will look like it came with the car
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Looks good man, nice job
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Thax! I'll post a final pic when it's carpeted and my hatch is all cleaned up.
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