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I am getting my basement finished and planning to spend around 1500 for setup( receiver,subwoofer and speaker) ..which setup should i got with ? any suggestion would help as i have no clue.. room is probably 10'wide x 14' long. do i have to buy separate wire to do in wall wiring or do they come with system ? .only framing is done so far so still do wiring myself or tell electrician to do it for me.. I am planning to put them on wall. any help is appreciated. no clue about music systems. started reading avs recently
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The Denon 1612 is a good entry level receiver for 5.1, the BIC F12 a good budget subwoofer for HT usage at its price. That would leave you over $1000 for your speakers.

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The Denon 1612 is a good entry level receiver for 5.1, the BIC F12 a good budget subwoofer for HT usage at its price. That would leave you over $1000 for your speakers.

Seconded, or maybe the OnkyoTX-NR509. Good choice on the Bic.
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If you want speakers on the wall, you may want to look at the JBL L820 and L810.

Use 14 gauge speaker wire with an outer sheath for in-wall wiring and terminate it at wallplates with screw terminals or jacks; see Monoprice #2820 for an example.



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I am getting my basement finished and planning to spend around 1500 for setup( receiver,subwoofer and speaker) ..which setup should i got with ? any suggestion would help as i have no clue.. room is probably 10'wide x 14' long. do i have to buy separate wire to do in wall wiring or do they come with system ? .only framing is done so far so still do wiring myself or tell electrician to do it for me.. I am planning to put them on wall. any help is appreciated. no clue about music systems. started reading avs recently

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