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09-16-2005, 10:55 AM
I'm wondering if any of you guys know of any decent systems for under around 100 or under. I'm looking for a cheap set for my dorm at college. Thanks

PV Audio
09-16-2005, 10:58 AM
PM me and i'll help you

09-16-2005, 11:00 AM
$100 or under?

Save money.

At that budget, you're limited to cheap HTIB's and things that will generally sound like ***.

09-16-2005, 11:02 AM
yea i know but its for a college dorm room. i dont want anything expensive that could get broken... its the college lifestyle

09-16-2005, 11:04 AM
Trust me, I know your situation :) Last year when I was in the dorms, I had a NAD 3020, two JBL 3way bookshelf speakers, a dbx 15-channel EQ, and an Adire Audio Rava...:D

Expanding your budget to $300 or so opens up a lot more options.

09-16-2005, 11:07 AM
how did it all sound in the dorm? im curious at this point and wondering how it will sound. im guessing good cuz you are in a small room

09-16-2005, 11:09 AM
My room was pretty small...about the size of my current bedroom in the apartment :D

It got quite loud, heh :)

09-16-2005, 11:11 AM
well thats good. so do you have any suggestions then?

09-16-2005, 11:12 AM
I already gave you a suggestion...save your money :)

09-16-2005, 11:13 AM
yes yes i know but i mean when i get enough money. whats a good system. im totally in the dark when it comes to home audio. im a car audio guy

09-16-2005, 11:14 AM
Well, go to...


Those three sites are gold mines :D

On the Creative Sound site, those FR125's do an excellent job for $150 a pair. Good front/satellite speakers. No crossover means you save money :D

09-16-2005, 11:15 AM
good good. thanks alot man

09-16-2005, 11:15 AM
No problem :)

Feel free to ask any other questions you may have.

I'm planning a project myself for my living room system - two 3" full range towers. Yeah, I'm not expecting much low bass with only 3" drivers, but I'm horn-loading them to maximize whatever's there. The magic comes in the enclosure...and the drivers are only $25 each :D

09-16-2005, 11:17 AM
that sounds good. let me know how that works out for you then