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I see. So if I get the Monitor30 bookshelf speakers from Polk Audio, Lepai TA2020 for an amp, and whatever sub, then that will be my best option?

I cannot comment for sure on the Lepai TA2020 just yet, as I haven't tested one myself (mine comes in tomorrow). I've heard good and bad things about it. But the general idea, is yes that's a great bang for your buck.

If you can afford $70 extra up front, the DTA-100a is a much better amplifier and well worth the cost. But its $90 nstead of $21.
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Okay so what do I plug into the sub for sound? I'm guessing I don't plug it into the amp?
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post #23 of 26
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Okay so what do I plug into the sub for sound? I'm guessing I don't plug it into the amp?

You would run 3.5mm to RCA from your computer to the amp for a signal. Then speaker wire from the amp into the subwoofer, to give the subwoofer an amplified signal (only way you can do it with these T amps). Then from the subwoofer to the speakers via speaker wire....to get that amplified power to the speakers.
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I missed the deal, but that gives me more time to decide on what to get for my birthday in April. Thanks for the good info biggrin.gif.
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Hey pioneer, whats the difference between these two speakers : http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16882290202 and http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16882290200
Would I notice a difference in sound?
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Hey pioneer, whats the difference between these two speakers : http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16882290202 and http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16882290200
Would I notice a difference in sound?

The difference is an extra woofer. So the Monitor 40's will have better bass reproduction than the 30's will. If you're using a subwoofer..the difference will be minimal at most.
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