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#312097 - 06/27/10 01:15 PM What wood and stain is this?
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Curios as to what wood and stain it is in the photos of the m80's shown on the main product page to the right of where it says "floorstanding speakers":

http://www.axiomaudio.com/products.html
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#312099 - 06/27/10 01:22 PM Re: What wood and stain is this? [Re: terzaghi]
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My guess is Cherry Cinnamon in satin finish. The HT further to the right I think is the standard vinyl Boston Cherry.

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#312102 - 06/27/10 02:02 PM Re: What wood and stain is this? [Re: a401classic]
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Looks like HG Cherry or Warm Cherrywood (both vinyl) to me.
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#312143 - 06/27/10 03:36 PM Re: What wood and stain is this? [Re: Ken.C]
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Ahhh... completely forgot to look at the custom vinyl finishes... you are probably right!
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#312153 - 06/27/10 03:45 PM Re: What wood and stain is this? [Re: terzaghi]
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Of course, those are also photoshopped pics...
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#312160 - 06/27/10 05:03 PM Re: What wood and stain is this? [Re: Ken.C]
terzaghi Offline
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Photoshopped the new woofers in?
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#312178 - 06/27/10 06:08 PM Re: What wood and stain is this? [Re: terzaghi]
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You betcha. Almost all of the pics look that way. I imagine that'll change as they produce more of them and are able to photograph them.
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#312189 - 06/27/10 06:57 PM Re: What wood and stain is this? [Re: Ken.C]
terzaghi Offline
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I was wondering about that. good eye.
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#312876 - 06/30/10 03:47 PM Re: What wood and stain is this? [Re: Ken.C]
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Originally Posted By: kcarlile
You betcha. Almost all of the pics look that way. I imagine that'll change as they produce more of them and are able to photograph them.


Yep. Even Dave's Raven Manor has been updated to V3's

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#312878 - 06/30/10 04:04 PM Re: What wood and stain is this? [Re: a401classic]
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Yeah, that kinda cracked me up.
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#312992 - 07/01/10 10:55 AM Re: What wood and stain is this? [Re: Ken.C]
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Originally Posted By: kcarlile
Yeah, that kinda cracked me up.

Yeah, me too. The first time I saw the edited photo I had to do a doubletake. Now when I have people over wanting an audition from the forums they are going to complain that my speakers don't match the "advertised picture". wink
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#312993 - 07/01/10 10:57 AM Re: What wood and stain is this? [Re: dllewel]
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After that last post I see that even my thumbnail will need to be photoshopped, or even better if I can one day replace the vp150 with the vp180. laugh

I can dream anyway.
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#313006 - 07/01/10 01:26 PM Re: What wood and stain is this? [Re: dllewel]
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Wow, I never noticed that! You are going to have to ask axiom to send you a set of v3 woofers and crossovers so its not false advertising!

After taking a closer look, it looks like they photoshopped the grill post holes out of the ep500's and m80's, so better ask for all new v3 speakers smile.

The vp150 still has the the grill post holes so you will only be eligible for the upgrade kit here.
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#313024 - 07/01/10 06:27 PM Re: What wood and stain is this? [Re: terzaghi]
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Now you are talkin'!

If they are willing to do all that, I think I'd be able to justify the purchase of a new vp180 to match. laugh
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