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#405836 - 06/27/14 01:49 PM Re: How important are Sub's in HT [Re: oakvillematt]
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I think that a good performance sub is so important that I just snagged one of the EP800s from the Refurb Store. Unbeatable value for a High Gloss Rosewood model.

I will use it in concert with my modest twin 10" Velo Subs to give me <20Hz capability that I haven't had all along.

Yahoo...

TAM

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#405837 - 06/27/14 02:51 PM Re: How important are Sub's in HT [Re: oakvillematt]
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Cool snag. I'd love to test out those japanese kodo drum vids on a good sub setup. Would be visceral I'd think! grin
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#405840 - 06/27/14 03:10 PM Re: How important are Sub's in HT [Re: oakvillematt]
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TAM, I thought you had 400's?

Cool that you got an EP800. That should be quite impressive!

I would trade my cat to get one of those!

Edit: Oooops, wrong thread! smile
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#405842 - 06/27/14 03:16 PM Re: How important are Sub's in HT [Re: oakvillematt]
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I do have a couple of EP400s; however, they are upstairs in my audio only, tube driven system coupled with a pair of M2s.

At 110 lbs, I had better figure out where the 800 is going to permanently reside, ha!

Read my latest about rats in the UK...

TAM

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#405843 - 06/27/14 03:22 PM Re: How important are Sub's in HT [Re: oakvillematt]
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Well, this is going to be quite fun.. because there were only two of them on the referb site, and it let me buy them both a couple of hours ago.

So either there is a bug in the purchase system, or one of us is going to get a phone call in the next little bit to say that the purchase we made didn't go through.
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#405844 - 06/27/14 03:41 PM Re: How important are Sub's in HT [Re: oakvillematt]
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Hmmmmm....

I just talked to Brent & indeed there was some kind of a bug in the purchasing system that he can't solve till after the long weekend. Looks like you beat me by a couple of minutes, sniff.

I'm sure that Axiom will find some kind of workaround for me...

TAM


Edited by exlabdriver (06/27/14 03:44 PM)

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#405845 - 06/27/14 03:54 PM Re: How important are Sub's in HT [Re: exlabdriver]
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Originally Posted By: exlabdriver
Hmmmmm....

I just talked to Brent & indeed there was some kinf of a bug in the purchasing system that he can't solve till after the long weekend. Looks like you beat me by a couple of minutes, sniff.

I'm sure that Axiom will find some kind of workaround for me...

TAM


That really sucks. I will mull it over the weekend, and I need to figure out if I really do need to have 2 subs, or if I can get by with just 1. The room is 16x17' with 8' ceilings. Chances are that a single EP800 would be enough, but it's that single unit can get null spots inside a room, so you use 2 to make sure.

I feel kind of bad that i snipe'd you. I was deliberating over it and called up Brent to see if they could hold of shipping the units for a few weeks as it will be hard for me to receive shipment til the end of next month. They were both sitting inside my shopping cart, so I just hit checkout and it went through. Seems that you had one in your cart at the same time.

Lets see if Brent can work something out.
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#405846 - 06/27/14 04:09 PM Re: How important are Sub's in HT [Re: oakvillematt]
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Matt.

It's certainly not your fault. While the net is wonderful tool, it is certainly not infallible.

Axiom's Customer Service has always been top notch in resolving these types of issues...

TAM

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#405847 - 06/27/14 04:54 PM Re: How important are Sub's in HT [Re: oakvillematt]
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Nice catch.
Should be awsome.
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#405850 - 06/27/14 07:41 PM Re: How important are Sub's in HT [Re: oakvillematt]
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Congrats Matt!
I hope you enjoy the subs.
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