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SLAM under £1000

Discussion in 'Home Cinema Speakers' started by hektic, Jul 24, 2002.

  1. hektic

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    I have a Kef PSW1000 which I bought around xmas without trying
    it first. Its an OK subwoofer but it does not have any real SLAM.

    I've tried the usual of settings and positioning but these have made only slight improvements.

    I have a Denon 3802 with AE Evo 3's as the front pair an AE evo center on order ( beech not in stock yet )

    I have 6.1 setup with 2 Tannoy MX's at the sides and 2 at the center rear.

    Can anyone reccomend some subwoofers I should take a listen to
    that will match my setup best. I would imagine I'm looking at £500 - £1000 range ?

    Is it just me or Subwoofers way OVERPRICED for what they actually are?!?

    Thanks for any help
     
  2. Jase

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    Hi

    In that price bracket it´s worth looking at Rel Strata III, Storms, or M&K subs such as the V125. Also worth having a look at the Power Buys Forum and the Velodyne range that is being offered (gone for the CHT15 as a replacement for my Rel Q200:D )
     
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    Jase

    When do you get UR new subwoofer ?

    Regards
     
  4. Jase

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    Hopefully within the next couple of weeks. Once Eric has checked it all out for me, it will be sent to a mate of mine who is bringing it over to Spain.:) Can´t wait!!:D
     
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    hand baggage :)
     
  6. Jase

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    Exactly, comes in a folding flatpack kit, just like MFI.
     
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    Easy peasy, just glue's and screws togther. Hope you've got your evostick and philips screwdriver handy :D
    I will be sending full instructions (in Turkish) at no extra charge.

    Regards
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    What no drill needed? I was looking forward to using a power tool of some sort!:eek: :D
     
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    And don't forget the solder.... now which kind?

    Philmate.
     

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