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Excellent Cheap Subs 1 year 6 months ago #19611

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Hi all,

Yesterday I found Richer Sounds (UK) were selling off PIONEER SSLW500 subwoofers for £4.99. I bought two!

They're stupidly cheap because Pioneer made loads of them but nobody wants them as they're PASSIVE.

I have a 5.1 channel amp running my stereo (leftover from a friend's home theatre upgrades) so had spare channels. I now have the front channels driving two Celestion F1 bookshelf speakers and the rear channels driving two of these £4.99 subs. After tuning everything with REW and a miniDSP 2x4 it sounds fabulous. Deep rich room-filling bass.

Obviously not for everyone, but for £4.99 I'd hate to see people miss out.

Foo

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Excellent Cheap Subs 1 year 6 months ago #19613

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Wow that's a good deal. I thought I'd go buy a pair as well but see they are only available for in store purchases in the UK. That's a long swim for me :(
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Excellent Cheap Subs 1 year 6 months ago #19620

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Long swim for me too :) Nice find though!
I am not miniDSP support.

"You must ask the right questions." - Dr. Alfred Lanning's hologram.
-> Have you read the User Manual??
-> Have you drawn and posted a diagram?
-> Have you posted a screenshot?
-> Have you posted your config file?
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