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post #21 of 34
Not all HTIB's are bad. It's the ones that are typically under $200 that get a bad rep. Personally in a bedroom I would not opt to spend that much on speakers or use speakers quite that large, but it's all personal preference. If it was me I would pick up a receiver, sub and 5.0 speaker package so that everything would match.
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post #22 of 34
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This is what I really wanted to do, however Australia sucks so this is not possible and I'm most likely going to have to just get a good HTiB for the time being. Atleast until next year, then I can spend a few grand on some good stuff. Ill just grab this, and replace the sub with something a bit better.
post #23 of 34
Honestly I think you'll be happy with it. Just try and get a good HTIB instead of some of the cheaper ones that are out there. If you can pick up an Oknyo package I would that. You could always upgrade the speakers later.
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post #24 of 34
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Ok, well I think I'm in luck, Amazon ships certain things to Australia, but I'm going to need at least $2000 after shipping and customs. I'm a bit busy now, but after I'll post up what I have selected based on shipping availability and budget.
post #25 of 34
Thread Starter 
Ok, this is what I have selected.

BIC FT-6T
Yamaha RX-V667
BIC DV62si
BIC F-12
FH6-LCR

RCA 14AWG 100Ft

These can all get shipped here, I have no idea at what cost however. It should make a nice sound system though. 100x better than what I'm using now.
post #26 of 34
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Originally Posted by Makron666 View Post

Ok, this is what I have selected.

BIC FT-6T
Yamaha RX-V667
BIC DV62si
BIC F-12
FH6-LCR

RCA 14AWG 100Ft

These can all get shipped here, I have no idea at what cost however. It should make a nice sound system though. 100x better than what I'm using now.

Either get all formula speakers, or all Venturi. Don't mix and match them, the sound will be WAAAAY off.

The subwoofer doesn't matter, but the speakers do.
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post #27 of 34
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That's not an option so I went with the next best thing, I'm not sure the difference is worth the trouble. Also, which one is the Venturi?? The DV62si?
post #28 of 34
I agree, don't mix and match. The Venturi's are the DV62si's. They have the black cones.
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That's not an option so I went with the next best thing, I'm not sure the difference is worth the trouble. Also, which one is the Venturi?? The DV62si?

The Formula line has the horn tweeter. The Venturi line has the dome tweeter. Big, BIG difference.
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post #30 of 34
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What am I to do though? There are no non-Venturi bookshelfs that suit my budget. And they don't ship Venturi floorstanding speakers to Aus.
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