View Full Version : Early B BBB Brad oh dude...
How many coats of clear did you put on your sub?
Because Im on my 2nd coat, I plan to put four...
Dude each coat looks better...and better. Wow, so purdy!
Cant wait till I get these things cleared...
Looks like it will take a week or two (or three) lol...
Do you got any pics of your sub with the clear?
01-26-2006, 08:34 AM
I put on only two coats. Too lazy to put more coats on. Now that you mention it, since my Atlas 15" has been sent to the shop, now's a good time to put a couple more coats on.
I used semi-gloss because I don't want it too shiny that it'll stand out in the room. Got it mostly hidden from view anyway.
BTW, I just finished adding two coats of poly on my Titanic sub. Looked dull and lifeless before, but now it is showroom worthy. Makes a huge difference even though this sub will be totally hidden.
No pics, but it looks nice. Thanks for the poly over bed liner idea.
01-26-2006, 09:41 AM
Just added the third coat. Will add the fourth and final coat this evening.
01-26-2006, 10:50 AM
Make sure to wear the proper breathing gear, that crap is bad for you.
It looks so much better dont it? I also like the fact it seals the finish, since that "grit" on the truck bed liner kind of flakes off at times...
I really like the way it looks...and that cedar is PURDY.
ONE MORE TO GO...
Ive almost used an entire quart of clear... (on one speaker)
I can see myself... in the side panel. :)
01-29-2006, 10:20 PM
I stopped with an extra thick 5th coat. That's when I ran out of poly. That stuff has a potent odor to it. Can't drag the box back into the house until the smell goes away.
It does man... lol
Im thinking of investing in a bottle of febreeze... ;)
Im done clearing the entire enclosure, I am just applying coats to the end grain of the cedar on one side as it is soaking the crap out of this clear, but it is slowly taking it in.
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