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http://www.cerwinvega.com/home-audio...s/cmx-212.html

Im looking to get a new set of speakers, I currently have 2 LS 15's L . R LS bookshelf L.R LS center dual 8" with a HTS15A sub. Connected to Pioneer Elite VSX 03THX

Anyone hear anything or hear these before?
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I would listen to it and decide for yourself if that's what you are looking for. You might also want to try Audioholics or AVSForum.
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I haven't listened to much of the new Cerwin-Vega stuff, but a while ago, they were fairly well known as being excellent for rock music and such.
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I would listen to it and decide for yourself if that's what you are looking for. You might also want to try Audioholics or AVSForum.
No locations around where I live sell them. I would need to make arrangements with the company directly.
Guesse I'll try those otrher sites..
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I have these. They kick some serious ass.

Can't go wrong with Cerwin Vega. k so maybe im a bit of a fanboy. So what!

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post #6 of 11
I was under the impression that cerwin Vega was kinda cheap?
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post #7 of 11
Many of them are inexpensive for what you get.

Maybe I don't know what you mean.

http://www.shopcerwinvega.com/detail...MX-212/CMX-212
    
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post #8 of 11
My dad had a set of Cerwin Vega's from when I was 3 til about 3-4 years ago, about 18 years. They were still in perfect working condition til he put them in the garage and the woofers dry rotted. The sound quality was always excellent, I loved the CV's. I've been looking on craigslist to try and find a decent pair of floorstandings for a while now. You shouldn't regret a Cerwin Vega purchase.
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post #9 of 11
By cheap I mean not made well.
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uh no. Mine have been going strong for ... jeez I think it's been 6~7 years now. (resisting flaming)
    
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