Regular acoustic shelf for the vases looks pretty good, so car owners are in no hurry to change it. But what to do when due to some reasons it becomes unusable? The solution is simple – you can either purchase a similar model in a store, either make the shelf yourself.
Almost all drivers say that it is best to use in car acoustic wooden shelf. According to them, it significantly increases the sound quality, being resistant to mechanical vibrations. The acoustic shelves is that they allow concealed installation. Of course, this is possible only if installation is performed by a specialist. In the home can remain visible seams.
Acoustic shelf, installed in the car VAZ-must be an interesting design to improve the appearance of the salon. Despite the fact that the factory models are covered by carpet, their appearance is pretty solid. It should be noted that as a result, the cost of products is not too high.
Easy Assembly shelf factory
Acoustic shelf can be set independently, the more that this process does not take much time. It consists of three stages:
- To disassemble a regular regiment, which is available in the car. As a rule, it is in his rear.
- To set up speakers in the product purchased. By the way, you can do it either at this stage or after the direct mounting of the shelf in the car. Importantly, to perform all of the speakers were connected to the system.
- Positioning the shelf in the intended place and secured firmly.
Creating products with your hands
Made acoustic shelf with your own hands will improve the atmosphere and create comfort in the cabin. To make it easier to produce it, you can use the model that was installed in the car before. It will be easy to create the layout of the Board. To do this, simply apply the product to a dense material, cut around the marker its contours, and then cut with a utility knife. Then you need to take a sheet of plywood, the dimensions of which correspond to the length of the future product. You must now transfer the shape of the layout. Using an electric jigsaw should cut the base of the shelf.
To increase the rigidity of the whole structure, it is recommended to reinforce it. For this purpose the several bars, which are fixed on the perimeter of the product. Krepit them it is necessary with screws or small nails. To increase the reliability of future shelves it is necessary to use at least 2-3 bars. It is desirable that between them, no space left, so cracks and crevices sealed with sealant. For the manufacture of acoustic podiums is better to take a new piece of chipboard, and not to use the remnants of the old. As the layout may be applied to the runways, taken from a factory model. The principle of their creation is reminiscent of the manufacture of the base. They are placed on the layout, circled in pencil, and then cut with a jigsaw.
Received podiums must be filled with foam and leave until dry. A sharp knife should remove all the unnecessary details. To align the resulting surface should be carefully treated skin. To strengthen the construction of foam it is necessary to take nylon tights soaked in epoxy glue and then winding them previously obtained design. Next, you need to make a box for belts. It is desirable to carry it so the straps came in from the side. The final stage is the collection design. Take a few metal screws and fix all of the elements to each other.
Features of installation of acoustic podiums
Acoustic shelf, drawing which you can see below, are always sold in kit with the podiums. It has already been described how to make them myself. Now consider the features of equipment installation:
- You need to remove the door card, then cut out the mesh that protects the speakers from debris or impacts.
- Purchased a podium should be customized for size, after which it can be awakened gently to fasten the inner side of the door. To do this around the perimeter it is necessary to twist a few screws. To facilitate the work, it is best to have someone helping you.
- The same should be done on the second door.
- The resulting design need to be strengthened long screws.
- You can now install the suitable size of the speakers and connect them to the speaker system of the car.
Installing the homemade rear shelf
Below the acoustic shelf was mounted with his own hands, remove the rear rack is made of plastic. This should be done as carefully as possible, so after having a problem with the contacts of the heated rear window. It is recommended to tilt the rear seat or completely remove them from the car. Next, you need to remove the clips that hold the shelf. After that it should itself be dismantled. Definitely need to try if the size of your handmade shelf. If the parameters match, we can proceed to install the speakers.
Mount the product in the intended place. The mount manufactured with screws. Fixation is carried out from the trunk. It is necessary to use at least 4 screws. For convenience, you can go in the Luggage compartment.
Made with your own hands shelf the quality is no worse than the factory models. Most car owners choose this option because its price is much lower than what would have had to pay at an automotive store. Before you begin, you should prepare all the necessary materials and tools, and also to consult with specialist in this field.