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I want to use the spikes that came with the RC 70's on a ceramic tile floor but the small discs are hard to position and the rubber bumper on the bottom of the disc slides off too easy.

Anyone find a different solution?
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I want to use the spikes that came with the RC 70's on a ceramic tile floor but the small discs are hard to position and the rubber bumper on the bottom of the disc slides off too easy.



Anyone find a different solution?


Those discs are really a pain in the ass. I tried using them on my hardwood floors and the speakers were very unsteady.I ended up cutting a small pc of carpeting and put underneath. Works well.

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Those discs are really a pain in the ass. I tried using them on my hardwood floors and the speakers were very unsteady.I ended up cutting a small pc of carpeting and put underneath. Works well.
Thanks! I thought about that but someone said the spikes tey thought the spikes would penetrate through the carpet.
I guess it depends on the carpet you use?
I think I'll give that a try. Looks like it works well.
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Might I add that even though you said you were mostly concerned with 2.1 sound, but you said you have center for video viewing, you might want to consider the RC 10 along with the RC LCR also on sale at Fry's.

Would make for an awesome front timbre matched system.
Hey folks, thought I'd give an update - I purchased the RC-10s and they are, unsurprisingly, an huge upgrade over my old e:XL speakers. I've been going back and listening to old albums just to pick up details I've never been able to pick out before. Thanks for the advice - at $250 I don't think you can beat these speakers.

I wanted to also add that I've been eyeing the RC-LCR since the RC-10s arrived and I just saw on Frys that the price is down to $250. Seems like that's also a solid deal since it was $429 when I checked it last week.

http://www.frys.com/product/7815829

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http://www.frys.com/search?search_ty...y_string=rc-70

RC-70s $279 each at frys.com

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Hey folks, thought I'd give an update - I purchased the RC-10s and they are, unsurprisingly, an huge upgrade over my old e:XL speakers. I've been going back and listening to old albums just to pick up details I've never been able to pick out before. Thanks for the advice - at $250 I don't think you can beat these speakers.

I wanted to also add that I've been eyeing the RC-LCR since the RC-10s arrived and I just saw on Frys that the price is down to $250. Seems like that's also a solid deal since it was $429 when I checked it last week.

http://www.frys.com/product/7815829

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I made the e:XL to RC upgrade as well. Night and day difference by far. No other upgrade I have made since has been as significant.
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