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Piece of junk? Was hard to say no to it given its price and my budget. If it is junk, what would you recommend instead at not much higher a price?
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Ugh, it's not a piece of junk. You need to make sure that you aren't putting it in a room that is too big and/or a bass black hole (looking at you Archaea ). It is a simple, well made 8" ported 50w RMS sub, not a miracle worker. For $80-$90, it is hard to go wrong.
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Ugh, it's not a piece of junk. You need to make sure that you aren't putting it in a room that is too big and/or a bass black hole (looking at you Archaea ). It is a simple, well made 8" ported 50w RMS sub, not a miracle worker. For $80-$90, it is hard to go wrong.

Exactly! Some people have been pretty critical about this sub, but for under $100 it is a solid buy.
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Exactly! Some people have been pretty critical about this sub, but for under $100 it is a solid buy.

I have Smallish room. My receiver has an LFE output, and the sub only has line level RCA inputs, marked left and right. Do I just run one RCA cable from the LFE out to one channel of the sub? Or some kind of splitter?
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Manual says to use the left input.
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Me?

No?

Whatever are you talking about? ;p

http://www.avsforum.com/avs-vb/showt...2#post21820292

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Me?

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Whatever are you talking about? ;p

http://www.avsforum.com/avs-vb/showt...2#post21820292

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Me?

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Whatever are you talking about? ;p

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Its up but it might not be what some want to hear.

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Its up but it might not be what some want to hear.

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