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Tower 11 50.00%
Bookshelf 5 22.73%
Other 6 27.27%
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post #1 of 8 Old 05-03-2013, 11:23 AM - Thread Starter
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Hi All

I am not looking for a debate as to which are better, I am simply curious as to what people in the builder forum have actually used in their dedicated spaces.

So, please let me know.

And since I know most people probably have some sort of bookshelf for their surrounds, for the purposes of this poll, only include your LR mains
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post #2 of 8 Old 05-03-2013, 11:28 AM
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Bookshelves - well, they're 27.5 h x 17.5 w x 16.75 d, so I guess more like monkey coffins.
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Not sure how you would categorize a speaker that needs to be raised but has a 15 inch woofer. other?
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post #6 of 8 Old 05-04-2013, 08:20 AM
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Essentially towers, as they're Seaton Cat12C mains, on the integrated stand. They're 38" tall, without the lower section.

These aren't mine, however here's an image from a previous shootout GTG thread;


So, call 'em what you want, I call them towers, but given the right bookshelf, ... smile.gif

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i build these ..as L/R mains...

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I have Energy APS 5+2 towers & love them! biggrin.gif




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