Re Tolexing

From ncoller–(at)–ichmond.infi.net Mon Aug 19 14:36:56 CDT 1996
From: ncoller–(at)–ichmond.infi.net (Nick Colleran)
Newsgroups: alt.guitar.amps
Subject: Re: tolex
Date: Mon, 19 Aug 1996 16:56:20 GMT

Liam Davis wrote:

>Hi everyone,

>I’m interested in replacing the tolex on my amplifier. How involved a
>process is this? are there kits available? Any info would be great.

>thanks

>Liam Davis
>of the Moviegoers
>liamdavi–(at)–arthlink.net

In the past year I re-covered several Fenders and made some new
cabinets using “Tolex” supplied by Kendrick and John Sprung. There
are also several wholesale suppliers if you are buying quantities or
want something like purple or snakeskin. It isn’t too difficult if you
clean the surface and can cut straight with a razor. The buest glue I
have found is 3M vinyl trim adhesive available from automotive parts
distributors. It is 3M part number 08090. Use outside on a warm dry
day. Don’t inhale and don’t get it on anything you don’t want to look
like a guitar amp! If you need mare detail E-mail Nick Colleran
collera–(at)–ichmond.infi.net

 

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