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So, I've been looking at more than a few threads, and most use mdf as the main construction component of the enclosure.

I guess because mdf is quite dense and heavy, makes it a rather suitable substrate.

But, I live in a very high humidity, tropical weather. Everything that is made of mdf gets invaded with molds very quickly and it is nasty.

Would it be possible to construct my mains and subs enclosures out of pine boards? So far, pine is the best wood material that I used in other projects to help prevent mad fungal proliferation.

Is pine suitable for audio enclosures or its resonance property not desirable?

Thanks!
 

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What about something like marine grade plywood? Does that have a good enough finish to accept paint?
 

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I've seen plywood used in some enclosures. Can be veneered to look good. But all the board sold here are warped badly.. humidity again.

And there is no marine grade plywood sold here.
 
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