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What kind of amp/receiver should I buy?

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I want to put together a small system for my computer, consisting of 2 speakers and a subwoofer. I'd buy the subwoofer later, but if I wanted to put that together, what would be the cheapest way to power those speakers/plug them into my computer?
I'd like to use these:

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You could get yourself a Sherwood system, or any older stereo receiver from Craigslist. You could also look for a Tweak City Audio/Chase Home Theater Gizmo amp on audio forums. They went for less than $60. It's a shame they stop making them.
It has a sub out with a 100Hz crossover.

Did you already buy those speakers? You could do better.
    
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No, I didn't buy them. What else do you suggest?
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