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Window screen for acoustic panels?
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Window screen for acoustic panels?

Hi all, I'm building a bunch of roxul rockboard panels and need fabric to cover the backs (am using auralax type foam panels I already had to cover the fronts.) I saw a killer price ($25) on a 60" by 100' roll of fiberglass window screen material and so just jumped on it without thinking too much but now am wondering if I jumped the gun.

Here's the stuff I bought WJ Dennis & Company Climaloc SGCL60100B Bulk Roll of Wrinkle-Free Fiberglass Replacement Screen for Professionals, 60-Inch x 100-Feet, Black - - Amazon.com

Anyone here use window screen before as a panel material? My two concerns are that it'll be too porous and let the roxul mineral wool fibers through, and / or that it'll be too fragile to staple (though I did consider buying window screen frame and spline that'd be another $50 or so and would defeat the purpose of the killer deal.) I suppose I could lay down a strip of fabric over it or figure something else out to staple it.

Anywho, thought some of you guys might have done this before and could save me some trouble.

Thanks!
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