Re: Need opinions on which way to go next
Sounds like you were wanting more SPL but still wanted tight controlled bass. I would have kept the pair of JBL 8's and thrown them in a 1.2cu.ft common chambered ported enclosure tuned to 40hz and they would have done exactly what you are looking for. If you are set on 10's I would recommend Atomic Manhattan series. They work really well in small sealed enclosures. The Atomic Manhattan Series 10's go for about $170 a sub.
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