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Making own baffles?

Discussion in 'Mr Marv' started by DanGer, May 6, 2009.

  1. May 6, 2009 at 1:30 PM
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    DanGer

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    Hey marv! What are the best tools mor making my own speaker baffles from MDF
     
  2. May 7, 2009 at 8:33 AM
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    If you have a CNC router handy that would be the easiest way! :D Actually depending on whether they are just round or a special shape you could use a router, bandsaw, scrollsaw, jig saw, coping saw and a drill press is handy for making the hole. :)
     
  3. May 7, 2009 at 3:44 PM
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    I just made some last weekend using a jigsaw, drill, and dremel tool. Does not take many fancy tools to make them. If you want to make lots of them, that CNC Marv mentions would be ticket. Shopbot anyone?:D
     
  4. May 7, 2009 at 3:48 PM
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    thanks for the replies!

    GoBlue, did you use the dremmel as a finishing tool?
     
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    nah...I have a circle cutting attachment for it. If I wanted to get all fancy, I could router the edges with my router. Not sure if I'll do that or not.
     
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