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#354497 - 09/11/11 01:19 PM Improving Axioms
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If Axiom were to improve their speakers, what improvements would you suggest?
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#354498 - 09/11/11 02:29 PM Re: Improving Axioms [Re: Sarang]
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Free dancing girls with every pair of M80s? grin
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#354499 - 09/11/11 02:33 PM Re: Improving Axioms [Re: fredk]
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Cupholders.
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#354500 - 09/11/11 02:35 PM Re: Improving Axioms [Re: fredk]
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OK, serious answer is I don't know exactly. Improving the sound is something that probably consumes most of Ian's time and I suspect gains in this area don't come easily, or possibly without cost.

Axiom could spend money on updating the styling, but that again comes at a cost.

If you add those two together you get something like Paragdigms Signature line. Look at the cost there.
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#354501 - 09/11/11 02:36 PM Re: Improving Axioms [Re: Adrian]
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Originally Posted By: Adrian
Cupholders.

Oooooh! Good idea. That way when you duct tape them into your bigrig ...
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#354503 - 09/11/11 02:39 PM Re: Improving Axioms [Re: fredk]
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I was thinking of an icebox/door on the back of the M80, what do you think?
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#354504 - 09/11/11 02:42 PM Re: Improving Axioms [Re: Adrian]
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Ok....enuff frivolity!


Count me in on the curvy cabinet group.
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#354506 - 09/11/11 03:59 PM Re: Improving Axioms [Re: Adrian]
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Great question Sarang.
It used to be that people wanted real wood options, and look, we've had that now for a little while. Just goes to show that Axiom listens to the customer base and future suggestions. I don't know what they should do different. They offer a wide product line, with a bunch of finishes, and the design is solid sonically, so only minor tweaks are made to the design. I think that the biggest thing that I've heard or thought is the physical design of the cabinets *could* be updated a little bit, but that would probably cost more too.

For me, I like them as is. :-)
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#354510 - 09/11/11 05:07 PM Re: Improving Axioms [Re: nickbuol]
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Can't think of anything.
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#354512 - 09/11/11 05:31 PM Re: Improving Axioms [Re: SirQuack]
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Registered: 08/05/09
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Loc: Milky Way Galaxy
I know, I know......

On/in wall M80's. Maybe not sound as good as the floorstanders, but it they could get more of that low to midbass than the M22 on/in wall without the shrillness I've experienced from the on/wall M22. It just might be a weiner...

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