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Ah thanks for the info, I always hated sony lol. I was also wondering about the Dayton's I just wasn't sure on them.

I'm actually using my Dayton B652's as my rear channel in 7.1 right now. smile.gif They are very great at $30. I was honestly happy using them as 2.0 speakers too.
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post #12 of 51
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+1, I really like mine
Same. Definitely get the B652's...they're awesome.
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Daytons on amazon. Are these a good price?


Also still cant find any info on the "8 inch sub"

OH also my amp is a Yamaha AX-500u... might as well ask... is this going to work fine with those Daytons?
    
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post #14 of 51
Wow, yeah only $30...I think you helped me pick out some extra speakers lol 7.1 here I come.
post #15 of 51
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Well its 40 bucks. Im going to order those tonight.

I would also like a sub but i have no idea on even where to start with that.

edit yea its 30 bucks on parts express
Going to get it from them i guess, are they a good seller?
http://www.parts-express.com/pe/show...ource=googleps
    
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Daytons on amazon. Are these a good price?
Amazon.com: Dayton B652 6-1/2" 2-Way Bookshelf Speaker Pair: Electronics

Also still cant find any info on the "8 inch sub"
Amazon.com: Sony SS-B3000 Bookshelf Speakers with 8-Inch Woofer (Pair, Black): Electronics

OH also my amp is a Yamaha AX-500u... might as well ask... is this going to work fine with those Daytons?
That price is absolutely horrible. They're $29.90 on parts express (plus shipping unless you spend $100, then its free shipping).

Those Sony's are garbage, ignore them.

If you can increase your budget $11 more, you can look into the BIC Venturi DV62si's for $111 free shipping.

EDIT:
What's your budget for a subwoofer?
Edited by pioneerisloud - 10/7/11 at 5:58pm
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post #17 of 51
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Oh damn i thought it was 30 shipped... well its 12 bucks shipping so its actually a little cheaper on amazon... also I've got prime.

OK, should i just order the Daytons then? these are just rear speakers. I will do the front ones later.

And onto the topic of a sub... what should i get? what is good up to $150?
    
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PE's shipping is kinda expensive, for me it would be cheaper to buy off Amazon but it depends on where you live.
     
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I have this as my sub...pioneerisloud may have some crazy uber suggestion though lol


http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16882290035
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Oh damn i thought it was 30 shipped... well its 12 bucks shipping so its actually a little cheaper on amazon... also I've got prime.

OK, should i just order the Daytons then? these are just rear speakers. I will do the front ones later.

And onto the topic of a sub... what should i get? what is good up to $150?
Back to parts express. For $150 subwoofer again, you won't beat a Dayton. Not being brand loyal here, but on a tighter budget, they just can't be beat.

Dayton SUB120 - $150 Shipped.

Add those B652's in at Parts Express while you're at it then, since your order will be over $100. Save another $12 that way.

EDIT:
Back when I had a SUB120, it was linear down to about 28Hz. That's very low for a $150 subwoofer.
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