It's about time to start another build thread, because the pictures are piling up..
I had this idea over a year ago when I got my first Lasonic TRC-931, and am now just making it happen!
I scored 2 separate BIN deals with absolutely NO DESCRIPTION, listed as "parts or not working" but luckily they both were in working condition.. Sure.. I could've made one perfect box out of the two, but where is the fun in that? To have a minty 931 like everyone else..?
I gotta be different, so time to start customizing!!
Here are the working donors for this project.. both powered on, but one plays radio and one plays tapes, but AUX-IN works on both..
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*WARNING GRAPHIC CONTENT!!*
With scalpel in hand the incision has begun...
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Getting a little perspective on size and placement of this makeshift unit..
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Started the welding process with a weave pattern, but later switched to "push/pull" puddle to get better penetration..
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Bottom section welded together and weld seam reinforced with epoxy..
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During the fitment of this process I used a square to make sure all the edges/ lines/ and angles were lining up..
Welded the top cap(s) to the woofer bottom and shortened the handle 8"
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Moved the new handle mounts to the center of the unit and start welding up all the unused holes..
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With most everything smoothed up and white woofers in place this box is taking shape!
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Starting to work on the back of the cabinet, making sure fitment is correct..
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