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how do SP1049 surrounds get into this state?

 
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audiolabtower
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PostPosted: Tue Aug 03, 2010 10:03 pm    Post subject: how do SP1049 surrounds get into this state? Reply with quote

http://cgi.ebay.co.uk/KEF-104aB-reference-SPEAKERS-loudspeakers-/320568513236?cmd=ViewItem&pt=UK_AudioVideoElectronics_HomeAudioHiFi_HiFiSpeakers&hash=item4aa35f52d4

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ColinR
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PostPosted: Tue Aug 03, 2010 10:22 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

SP1039 surrounds probably get into that state when they've been stored vertically in a loft suffering extremes of temperature and damp.

When they're in that kind of state they tend to get a horrible white refoam job as seen on other sleezeBay examples.
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PostPosted: Wed Aug 04, 2010 11:10 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

thanks, it's a shame to see such classics in that condiiton. I've seen those white surround jobs in the past.... shudder! Shocked
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PostPosted: Thu Aug 05, 2010 8:10 pm    Post subject: Ditto Reply with quote

I have a pair in the loft exactly like that.
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