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#417034 - 02/13/16 06:48 PM 9.1 Setup
shawn_b Offline

Registered: 05/12/12
Posts: 5
I am looking to add front height speakers. I have 4 QS8's, two M22's and a VP 150. What would you suggest for the heights? M2, M3?



#417038 - 02/13/16 10:03 PM Re: 9.1 Setup [Re: shawn_b]
nickbuol Offline

Registered: 09/16/04
Posts: 5317
Loc: Marion, IA
I'd lean towards the M2s since they have the same drivers and tweeters that you already have in your M22s.
2-M60s, VP180, 8-M3s, SVS 20-39PCi, DIY Sub, 8-Shakers, JVC RS45, Anthem MRX-1120

#417044 - 02/13/16 11:50 PM Re: 9.1 Setup [Re: shawn_b]
brendo Offline

Registered: 10/14/14
Posts: 347
Loc: West coast Canada
The M2 is supposed to be a better sonic match for the M22. My self have never heard the M2, I started with M3 that are now my height channels, I think they're great.
Though I'm also using my M22 for surround duties for now.

#417048 - 02/14/16 08:43 AM Re: 9.1 Setup [Re: shawn_b]
MatManhasgone Offline

Registered: 05/06/14
Posts: 971
Loc: Lost in the great wide yonder
I'd ask the question of what sound does the height channel generate? if there is no bass going to that speaker, and the cross over is going to be set at 100hz or above, does it really matter having a speaker that can make sound below that point? I'd go with what aesthetically looks best.
Anthem: AVM60
Axiom: ADA1000, LFR1100, VP180, QS8, EP500, M3, M3comp
AudioSource: Amp One/A

#417077 - 02/15/16 09:37 PM Re: 9.1 Setup [Re: shawn_b]
shawn_b Offline

Registered: 05/12/12
Posts: 5
Thanks to all who replied, was leaning towards the M2, but the bigger is better sometimes is hard to resist.


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