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Old 06-03-2015, 04:31 PM   #11
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Old 06-03-2015, 11:09 PM   #12
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So I was actually up last night thinking about the fact that the backs of the speakers will be exposed to the engine blow by, fumes etc and decided to box them in on the back. I went way overkill but this box is gonna make the one that came from the factory look cheep. Lots of PL premium was abused in the making of the lower doghouse.
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Old 06-03-2015, 11:15 PM   #13
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Nice work, I am sure you verified there is clearance for the speakers
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Old 06-04-2015, 02:47 AM   #14
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Yep I also extended the box to make extra room
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Covered the Lower doghouse today.
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Covered the Lower doghouse today.
And the dog gives his approval
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Old 06-07-2015, 12:32 AM   #17
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Speakers installed. Wired them with a 4 pin trailer connector for servicing the engine etc.
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Old 06-08-2015, 12:23 AM   #18
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The last of the interior pieces are covered. Well over 2500 staples...
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Old 06-08-2015, 01:40 AM   #19
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The upper doghouse was cracking on both sides from people sitting on it so I used a couple pieces of aluminum to shore up the cracks and added vertical supports so people can sit on it for another 20 years. I'm gonna get some colour matched paint and paint it to match the new vinyl upholstery so all the ugly revits won't be so visible.
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Old 06-08-2015, 02:24 AM   #20
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What gauge aluminum did you use?

IMO I would have used glass mat to stiffen the area.
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