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#146695 - 08/31/06 02:43 AM Subwoofer endtable
DrunkenWolf Offline
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Registered: 07/25/06
Posts: 133
Loc: Issaquah, WA
Don't these things vibrate too much to be used as a table? I see someone has put his M80's atop of EP500's-would they be stable?

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#146696 - 08/31/06 09:20 AM Re: Subwoofer endtable [Re: DrunkenWolf]
Ajax Offline
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Registered: 12/30/03
Posts: 6263
Loc: Cleveland, Ohio
It would seem to me, theoretically, that, if properly constructed, a good subwoofer shouldn't vibrate at all. It should make everything else vibrate. I have a clock sitting on my EP500. So far it hasn't moved, and I just played the "Darla" scene from Finding Nemo for a friend last night. She nearly leaped into my lap (which, of course, was the point of playing the scene )

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#146697 - 08/31/06 09:30 AM Re: Subwoofer endtable [Re: DrunkenWolf]
medic8r Offline
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Registered: 02/05/06
Posts: 6420
Loc: Fredericksburg, Virginia
In the new copy of the Axiom newsletter, Alan mentions that it is OK to use Axiom subs for a table, such as putting a lamp on one. Like you, I was surprised by this, but in a good way, as in the WAF for my EP500 just went way up!
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#146698 - 08/31/06 09:35 AM Re: Subwoofer endtable [Re: Ajax]
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Registered: 03/07/05
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Loc: Glendale, Arizona
Quote:

She nearly leaped into my lap




Maybe Axiom could incorporate this into their marketing strategy.
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#146699 - 08/31/06 09:52 AM Re: Subwoofer endtable [Re: St_PatGuy]
Ajax Offline
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Registered: 12/30/03
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Loc: Cleveland, Ohio
Quote:

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She nearly leaped into my lap




Maybe Axiom could incorporate this into their marketing strategy.



LOL! Good idea!!!
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#146700 - 08/31/06 01:45 PM Re: Subwoofer endtable [Re: Ajax]
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Registered: 04/02/03
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Loc: Leesburg, Virginia
Did your bucket of popcorn have a hole in the bottom of it, too?
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#146701 - 08/31/06 01:47 PM Re: Subwoofer endtable [Re: pmbuko]
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Registered: 12/30/03
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Loc: Cleveland, Ohio
Such cheap subterfuge was NOT necessary!
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#146702 - 08/31/06 02:02 PM Re: Subwoofer endtable [Re: DrunkenWolf]
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Registered: 05/21/04
Posts: 54
I used my STF-2 as an end table for a couple of years and the only issue was that it wasn't really the best place sonically, but it worked fine nonetheless.

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#146703 - 08/31/06 02:02 PM Re: Subwoofer endtable [Re: Ajax]
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Loc: Fredericksburg, Virginia
You get 'em, tiger!
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#146704 - 08/31/06 02:03 PM Re: Subwoofer endtable [Re: ElTorrente]
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Loc: NoVA
I wish I had room for an end table...
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