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Discussion in 'Introductions' started by Leah Casper, Jun 23, 2017.

  1. Leah Casper

    Leah Casper New Member

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    Hi My name is Leah and I'm in Colorado. I'm a musician and director of a modern dance collaborative out here. My dad was a big gear head in the 70's and helped sparked in me a curiosity for making sounds. I recently inherited his Cerwin Vega sound system from 1977. My smaller speakers are MT320 they are originals but they came to me blown out. Its a shot in the dark but i'm looking for replacements. Any leads are appreciated!
    Thanks!
     
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  2. Rome

    Rome Holsum Honey Buns Subscriber

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    Greetings to ya!

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  3. beowolf9

    beowolf9 AK Subscriber Subscriber

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    Hi and Welcome from South Mississippi. As MarZutra said, check the foam surrounds for rotting. This is common on older speakers as the foam degrades and becomes brittle. A reasonably easy fix even for someone who has never done it before. YouTube has many videos of the process. Good luck getting those CV's singing again.
     
  4. electronjohn

    electronjohn Plug it in & see!! Subscriber

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    Welcome! And ditto on the ease of speaker repair.
     
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    Hello and Welcome from the Black Forest in Germany! :)
     
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    Welcome to AK!
     
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    Welcome
     
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    Welcome neighbor from Shawnee Ks, Eric
     
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    Welcome to AK.

    Looks like yer dad was bit by the Vint Bug and has past it down through the genes.:)

    Q
     
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  12. Marine0811

    Marine0811 I love it loud! Subscriber

    Welcome! Surrounds are quite easy
     
  13. biscuithead

    biscuithead Me likes the eargasm retroplasm... Subscriber

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    What is "blown out" ? Are the edges messed up? Do they just not work? here are some replacements :
    http://www.ebay.com/itm/Cerwin-Vega...262720?hash=item2839abf5c0:g:ZgAAAOSwYvFZNeWM
     

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