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post #32701 of 32718 Old 04-19-2015, 04:47 AM
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Well I replaced my 4, SR8080BPs with PM800s and like the pinpoint sound better in the 800s. Anybody know whats a fair price to list SR8080s for?
Good question, I have BP7002's I'd like to get rid of myself. Point is who knows what used speakers are worth? Plus shipping these things via UPS with their weight is gonna be expensive!
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I also have a set of towers for sale bp7001's in original double boxed boxes for safe shipping if anyone's interested
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Center Def Tech Speaker for my LG 65" OLED TV

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I just ordered a LG 65" OLED TV which is super thin at 0.25 inches. So I want to replace my current Def Tech center speaker and was thinking about getting the Mythos XTR-60 for the center speaker, keeping my two tower Def Tech speakers and putting in two UIW RSS IIIs for my back ceiling speakers. Any thoughts?

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I have RSS II's installed upstairs and III's downstairs. Get the II's if you can. The III's are good but the II's are amazing.
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ok tks, I'll buy the IIs based on your "amazing" comment.
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Hi Guys,

I just ordered a LG 65" OLED TV which is super thin at 0.25 inches. So I want to replace my current Def Tech center speaker and was thinking about getting the Mythos XTR-60 for the center speaker, keeping my two tower Def Tech speakers and putting in two UIW RSS IIIs for my back ceiling speakers. Any thoughts?

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As far as your center, unless you want the 60 for the size alone, I'd go for the 50, I was looking at these awhile back and contacted DefTech about them, they told me that as far as sound quality, there was little or no difference between 50 & 60, they actually suggested the 50.

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Hi Guys,

I just ordered a LG 65" OLED TV which is super thin at 0.25 inches. So I want to replace my current Def Tech center speaker and was thinking about getting the Mythos XTR-60 for the center speaker, keeping my two tower Def Tech speakers and putting in two UIW RSS IIIs for my back ceiling speakers. Any thoughts?

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I know you want to keep everything thin and all, but I don' t think the XTR could keep up with tower speakers at all. I would go phantom CC before I would by an XTR. Especially if your towers aren't that far apart.

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CLR3000 owners, can anyone recommend a good center channel speaker stand large enough to support this speaker? Ours has been sitting a top a small tv stand with AV equipment beneath but I'm in the process of relocating that AV equipment to another room and need to find a dedicated stand for the speaker only.
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I just wanted to share a little observation of mine. After switching from BP7002's for mains to Mythos ones I don't miss the 7002's. I just cranked up the Supercube II a bit and recalibrated. The Mythos ones are extremely impressive speakers, incredibly detailed and beautiful sounding speakers. I don't know why they discontinued them, but they are great speakers. The cabinet is as solid as can be, the build quality is also impressive. Just my observation.
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CLR3000 owners, can anyone recommend a good center channel speaker stand large enough to support this speaker? Ours has been sitting a top a small tv stand with AV equipment beneath but I'm in the process of relocating that AV equipment to another room and need to find a dedicated stand for the speaker only.
I just picked up a pair of these of Craigslist for my living room:

http://www.sanus.com/en_us/products/...r-stands/bf16/

Two of them together may work for you.

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I just wanted to share a little observation of mine. After switching from BP7002's for mains to Mythos ones I don't miss the 7002's. I just cranked up the Supercube II a bit and recalibrated. The Mythos ones are extremely impressive speakers, incredibly detailed and beautiful sounding speakers. I don't know why they discontinued them, but they are great speakers. The cabinet is as solid as can be, the build quality is also impressive. Just my observation.
I always liked the sound of them. I am guessing the margins are higher on the ST line.

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I just wanted to share a little observation of mine. After switching from BP7002's for mains to Mythos ones I don't miss the 7002's. I just cranked up the Supercube II a bit and recalibrated. The Mythos ones are extremely impressive speakers, incredibly detailed and beautiful sounding speakers. I don't know why they discontinued them, but they are great speakers. The cabinet is as solid as can be, the build quality is also impressive. Just my observation.
Thanks for this, I was thinking about a pair of these for my living room, I have a pair of SM-350's right now, but just got a deal on a single SM-65, so was going to swap for those, but after hearing this I'll have to keep looking for some One's for the final pick for that room.

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No problem guys, I have always been impressed with these speakers. They are really good with music too. I listen to a lot of DTS-CDS [which I wish they still made!] and the Mythos Ones sound beautiful. Very clear and overall beautiful sounding. I can only imagine what the ST-L sound like at 5 grand, but I bet amazing.
I am new to bookshelf speakers, bought a pair for surrounds [SM55] and again I am impressed. I would not hesitate to have either 5 SM65's all the way around or a combo of 3 SM65's for front and center and SM55's for surrounds. Get a really good sub in either scenario and you will have a hell of a system, not a doubt in my mind.
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I just picked up a pair of these of Craigslist for my living room:

http://www.sanus.com/en_us/products/...r-stands/bf16/

Two of them together may work for you.
Thanks for the suggestion! Looks like they'll be the perfect height to allow the speaker to sit horizontally below the projector screen. Just need to figure out a way to tilt them up some but they should work.
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Thanks for the suggestion! Looks like they'll be the perfect height to allow the speaker to sit horizontally below the projector screen. Just need to figure out a way to tilt them up some but they should work.
Sent you a PM as to how I'll be using them when the time comes.

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Do any of you guys personally own the Definitive Dolby Atmos setups?

Love them?

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I've got 4 of the up-firing Def Tech atmos modules sitting on top of BP3000's in front and BP2004's in the rear and so far everything sounds great.


I don't have the ideal setup for Atmos though as my MLP is right up against the "back" wall and the 2004's and rear modules are next to that position about 3feet away on either side and angle 45* towards the MLP instead of behind with the modules doing the same.


I really like it so far though.

BP 3000's/CLR2500/BP2004's Powered by Marantz SR7009


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If anyone's interested I have a set of bp7001's for sale. Have the original double boxed boxes for shipping.
I'm near Sacramento Cali
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