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Try Crutchfield.com. I know they are american but they might ship to Canada.
    
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well, let us know how it goes tomorrow. Just go in with an open mind and don't let any salesmen try to convince you or change your opinion on what you like, since that is what is most important. Also, the tweeters on those two speakers are very different and as a result one might seem a lot louder than the other. That is not a sign of a better speaker, its only a characteristic of the design. Try and adjust the volume so that they are both at similar levels when you compare them.
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look at my post again i edited with some speakers.
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Ok, well i went to future shop, the klipsch were nice, but they were way to small ( barly bigger then my z 2300 satellites)

the highs and mids were fantastic but the lows were horid (due to 4" woofer)

so the setup beside it was polk audio RTi6 witch were way bigger, and the mids and highs were great and the lows were perfect.

so i bought them for the same price ($199) they were somthing like 350 without the deal.

Im hooking them up now.

What do you guys think of my purchase?
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Doesn't seem like a bad price, even though I don't know how much that is in US $. The important thing is that you picked speakers that you liked. Nobody can tell you that you made a bad choice by buying something that sounds good to you.

BTW, did you listen to any other speakers? Anything extravagant or expensive?
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Originally Posted by zelix View Post
Well i got Z-2300's for christmas and they rock.

But i still have a quality Panasonic Amp in my room gathering dust.

I have about 220 bucks of christmas money, and im a klipsch fan since my father has a full klipsch home theatre setup downstairs that sounds completly amazing.

Anyway. i found this http://www.futureshop.ca/catalog/pro...0105957&catid=

look great, should i buy them?
No! Buy these!

System Audio SA-505 - $295+ship
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Doesn't seem like a bad price, even though I don't know how much that is in US $. The important thing is that you picked speakers that you liked. Nobody can tell you that you made a bad choice by buying something that sounds good to you.

BTW, did you listen to any other speakers? Anything extravagant or expensive?
Haha, i did visit a klipsch only dealer, with out of my mind prices, got to listen to there setups of Rb 61 bookshelf, and a home theatre setup.

I got to say the klipsch Rb 61's were better but they were 700 bucks.

I also a few months ago walked into a store called the sound of music.

Guy toured me through 3 of the show theatre's (worth 400 grand each) with MCintosh speakers >.>


But i hear something rattling when i turn it up to high... could be my receiver, but im sure its the speakers. Probably because its not broke in yet. Sounded like ratting from behind the speakers. Possibly the cable wire but w/e thats at volume way to loud for me!
Edited by zelix - 12/26/08 at 4:19pm
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glad to hear your happy. they seem to be very nice. but yea the pro media's are basicaly a computer 2.1 system (one of the best but still "computer") so bookselfs will almost always beat them out.
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glad to hear your happy. they seem to be very nice. but yea the pro media's are basicaly a computer 2.1 system (one of the best but still "computer") so bookselfs will almost always beat them out.
Yeah i know the klipsch 2.1 are probably the best 2.1 for pc, but i could never find them when i was looking for pc speakers hmm.
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Those promedia's are pretty nice. Some guy on craigslist was selling them for $50 a set. I was going to buy a couple of them but only had enough money for 1 set.
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