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....and I need 5.1 speakers to run on a Pioneer vsx-23txh (110W/chan @ 8 ohms).

Front speakers must be tower (or have stands), center speaker must be horizontal, rear speakers must be bookshelf. I know it's the easiest setup to find, but it just so happens that it's also the only way I can actually place them in my living room.

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Edited by Manyak - 3/13/11 at 10:07am
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Put it in an Emergency Savings Fund.

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Put it in an Emergency Savings Fund.

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Thats what I would do. Trust me on this ...
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Do you want all new or you don't mind going into anything used?
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I really like Polk Audio. You could probably get some Monitor70s off EBay and still have enough for a very nice center and rear speakers. I am assuming since you said 5.1, you need the sub too? Any size restrictions there?
    
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Do you want all new or you don't mind going into anything used?
The only thing that worries me about buying used is that I'd have no idea if they were overdriven by the previous owner.
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post #8 of 21
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I really like Polk Audio. You could probably get some Monitor70s off EBay and still have enough for a very nice center and rear speakers. I am assuming since you said 5.1, you need the sub too? Any size restrictions there?
Yes I need a sub, no there are no restrictions
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post #9 of 21
seems like you would love martin logans(i do,ever since my dad got them) but they are pricey.

http://www.newegg.com/Product/ComboD..._-NA-_-NA-_-NA

i cant find decent speakers for 1,000$ i can only find the bose acoustimass 5.1's
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16882627029

get the stands for the front speakers(cost like 70$) and be happy
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seems like you would love martin logans(i do,ever since my dad got them) but they are pricey.

http://www.newegg.com/Product/ComboD..._-NA-_-NA-_-NA

i cant find decent speakers for 1,000$ i can only find the bose acoustimass 5.1's
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16882627029

get the stands for the front speakers(cost like 70$) and be happy
I'll take a look at those martin logans .

But there's no way in hell I'm getting Bose. And the end of the day those are nothing but an overglorified HT-in-a-box.
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