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    Quick! Need 15" HT sub reccomendations!

    i've been using a 12" ED EQHS sub on my HT for a while, time to upgrade to a 15.

    Not looking to spend much, and i have ~200RMS to play with. (dayton 240RMS amp)

    any reccomendations?

    I thought about picking up a kicker comp 15, but the frequency response is 25hz at the lowest



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    Re: Quick! Need 15" HT sub reccomendations!

    a dayton classic from parts express, or quatro



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    Re: Quick! Need 15" HT sub reccomendations!

    man, if you had more power that 15" RL-p for sale in the classifieds would be a BEAST.



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    Re: Quick! Need 15" HT sub reccomendations!

    just buy this
    http://cgi.ebay.com/New-HD-SUB15-Bla...d=p3911.c0.m14

    or if you're set on building your own, call paradigm and see how much they want for one of their 15 inch raw drivers.




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    Re: Quick! Need 15" HT sub reccomendations!

    this is going to double as a home stereo setup for parties, so i would like to build it myself rather than just have a straight HT sub setup.



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    Re: Quick! Need 15" HT sub reccomendations!

    then you should do a horn loaded enclosure with a high efficiency driver.




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    Re: Quick! Need 15" HT sub reccomendations!

    Exodus Tempest-X.

    Or Maelstrom 21"




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    Re: Quick! Need 15" HT sub reccomendations!

    Hmm, i've always wanted to try to build a horn....

    So, what do i need to look for in a driver that will double as HT/home stereo?
    -low FS
    -high efficiency

    what else?



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    Re: Quick! Need 15" HT sub reccomendations!

    Quote Originally Posted by Supergumby5000 View Post
    Hmm, i've always wanted to try to build a horn....

    So, what do i need to look for in a driver that will double as HT/home stereo?
    -low FS
    -high efficiency

    what else?

    i have my 18 in a T-line. does great for both movies and music. it'll deffently bring the house down. if you have room, try it.



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    Quote Originally Posted by rollerdj View Post
    i have my 18 in a T-line. does great for both movies and music. it'll deffently bring the house down. if you have room, try it.
    another issue.... i have neighbors this year... family neighbors, not college neighbors. Hense, why im not buying a crown amp and doing a much larger setup. I just need something basic at the moment, something better than the mid's in my tower speakers.



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    Re: Quick! Need 15" HT sub reccomendations!

    Quote Originally Posted by Supergumby5000 View Post
    another issue.... i have neighbors this year... family neighbors, not college neighbors. Hense, why im not buying a crown amp and doing a much larger setup. I just need something basic at the moment, something better than the mid's in my tower speakers.

    that *****. IMO, a T-line is a much more effecient design than the others. you could probably stay with your 12's and change your box and have a huge change.



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    Re: Quick! Need 15" HT sub reccomendations!

    AA Atlas



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    Re: Quick! Need 15" HT sub reccomendations!

    Dayton Reference with BASH amp




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    Re: Quick! Need 15" HT sub reccomendations!

    Quote Originally Posted by Flipx99 View Post
    Dayton Reference with BASH amp
    that was gonna be another question of mine, BASH 300 or Dayton 240

    The bash looks dinky compared to the 240, but i read something about bash having better technology?



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    i've never heard anything bad about the bash300's or 500's. IIRC, noah was using a 300 at one point in time.



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