Answered Best UK available subwoofer

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  1. tim1982

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    Looking for recommendations for the best subwoofer that can be bought in the UK. Was interested in Hsu and Psa but there either not available or very hard to find, I also know svs is a good Brand, any others I'm missing?
     
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    Post #7 by Steve356, Jun 23, 2019 (1 points)
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    JL Audio
     
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    Decent for the money but if he's looking for the best available, not on par with the above mentioned subs. Not by a long way.
     
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    M&K X10 or X12.
     
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  9. tim1982

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    Budget around £800 with a bit of wiggle room, was very tempted at the monolith thx 15 for £1000 but the import tax is another £300
     
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  11. tim1982

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    Good spot! Have sent them a message as I'm curious what "used" means. If it was lightly used then I'll take it But if it's badly used then I'll pass
     
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    Ask Dodge he's had them all! :D
     
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    And what a position to be in :D

    I won't get into which one had the shortest ownership though ;)
     
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    Except they offer free delivery. No idea where you got $400 from.
     
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    No such thing as best, just what is best for your ears, room and system, so go to a few dealers and have a listen to some within your price range and go for whichever you like the best.

    Bill
     
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    Importing from the USA is where I got it from, which was relevant to the previous posts
     
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    Someone who lives in the UK is asking about subwoofers, so don't know why they'd pay silly delivery costs to import from the US when they can buy direct from the manufacturer with free delivery.
     
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    I think you and @fayeanddavid are talking about different Subs/Manufacturers. He's referring to Rythmik Audio imports from the USA and you're referring to Arendal.

    Both those were mentioned in the post by @Gasp3621
     
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    Thank you Jase...

    At least somebody got the drift!!
     
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    In the part of the post you quoted, all I could see was Arendal. I should have expanded it or read further up.
     
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    I suggest the Klipsch Reference R-110SW Bassreflex Active Subwoofer black (400W)available at Amazon UK
     
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    SVS subs are top and reference subs world wide
     
  25. fayeanddavid

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    As an opinion....

    Depends on what the OP is looking for, SVS are in the mix but there others and better, it would seem, for similar money
     
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    It’s all just an opinion, even yours, it can’t be anything else as we all have different ears.

    Just like when I say that my SB16 Ultras are probably the best Subs that I’ve owned to date. It’s just my opinion.
     
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    Yes, I expressed my opinion when mentioned SVS.
    He will never find absolute truths about this subject anywhere
     
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    Wasn’t disagreeing, was just describing your closed statement as opinion, no argument or debate just fact.
     
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    I've always gathered that subs, generally are the most difficult part of a system to nail down, as there are so many variables, room sound qualities, positioning, and whether someone is a real basshead or wants a properly balanced sound with the sub's ability to achieve the chest rattle when called on. I've yet to find the perfect solution for my room/kit!:facepalm::rotfl:
     
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    Forget the rest of the overpriced stuff. The answer is BKelec. The best subwoofers for a very decent price. The rest is just overpriced hype.
     
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