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 Post subject: Vintage JBL
PostPosted: Mon Jun 18, 2018 6:45 pm 
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Come across when searching for vintage JBL...Seems to be a solid fix... :D :lol: :P


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 Post subject: Re: Vintage JBL
PostPosted: Mon Jun 18, 2018 7:15 pm 
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With all the different colors of duct tape..he had to choose that color...Come on ..It has to be black or nothing.


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 Post subject: Re: Vintage JBL
PostPosted: Mon Jun 18, 2018 7:33 pm 
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I think somebody was "fine-tuning" the drivers....


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 Post subject: Re: Vintage JBL
PostPosted: Mon Jun 18, 2018 8:21 pm 
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4301b....go save them before there's nothing left.

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 Post subject: Re: Vintage JBL
PostPosted: Mon Jun 18, 2018 8:58 pm 
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An asking price of $1000 would seem appropriate :mrgreen:


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The dimple in the left tweeter kills the deal.


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 Post subject: Re: Vintage JBL
PostPosted: Tue Jun 19, 2018 3:22 am 
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these are the moments when you want to ask him...what was the thought process behind thinking that duct tape was the best idea here


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 Post subject: Re: Vintage JBL
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one thing for sure ,I would not even try to fixe these woofers. just refoam will NOT do. voice coil must have rubbed and is now full of scratch and groove.


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 Post subject: Re: Vintage JBL
PostPosted: Tue Jun 19, 2018 5:38 am 
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What's the story with all these pushed in dust caps ????


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 Post subject: Re: Vintage JBL
PostPosted: Tue Jun 19, 2018 6:14 am 
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I have seen those at Red Greens house .


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JBLman wrote:
What's the story with all these pushed in dust caps ????


That is the ever popular and not exclusive to JBL index finger mod.


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 Post subject: Re: Vintage JBL
PostPosted: Tue Jun 19, 2018 8:19 am 
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I would bet anything the ad said "sounds great"


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 Post subject: Re: Vintage JBL
PostPosted: Tue Jun 19, 2018 8:21 am 
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I trust that is Audiophile grade tape.

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Michael F wrote:
JBLman wrote:
What's the story with all these pushed in dust caps ????


That is the ever popular and not exclusive to JBL index finger mod.


My index finger mod is a Dewalt chop saw with 12" carbide tooth blade.


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 Post subject: Re: Vintage JBL
PostPosted: Tue Jun 19, 2018 10:58 am 
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definitely cure the typical 1,3KHz suspension resonance of all rubber surrounds :lol:
At least cabinet did not had to survive a UPS shipping..... :twisted: :twisted:


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