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post #1 of 4 Old 01-01-2013, 09:11 AM - Thread Starter
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I am a newbie. I have about 300$ to spend on my speakers and sub. I want 5.1. What is the best set of speakers I can get for this money. Also ill have about 200$ to spend on the receiver. Factory Refurb products don't bother me. Please help thank you.
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With that budget I'd forget about the .1 and concentrate on the 5. Any sub in that budget range will not be a 'sub'. If $300 is all you have for speakers you should buy the best 2 used speakers in your area that you can find. If you get lucky and find a center channel that matches the mains thats even better. I'm sure you'll agree that a decent 2.0 or 2.1 setup would be better than a crappy 5.1 - right?

Post your location and I'll show you what is available on Craigs List.

The best 'cheap' 5.1 speaker setup I know of is these:
http://www.amazon.com/Energy-Classic-Theater-System-Black/dp/B001202C44/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1357060775&sr=8-1&keywords=energy+speakers
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MLT 2 maybe?
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