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My mains are rc-3 and rf-3 a few years old but they still sound great. I also got them for free.
I was looking at some rf3s for surrounds a while ago, but they were too much. They are similar to rf82, if it were me I would get the 64ii or you could try a 2nd hand original rc64 or rc7? When you can afford rf7 etc move the rf3s to surround duty.
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I was looking at some rf3s for surrounds a while ago, but they were too much. They are similar to rf82, if it were me I would get the 64ii or you could try a 2nd hand original rc64 or rc7? When you can afford rf7 etc move the rf3s to surround duty.

The Rf and rc 3 both sound great. But life anything in like you want more... I think im going to go for the rc-64, just bought some stuff so I will have to wait a few weeks before I can get it. Then I hopefully Ill get new surrounds and another rc-3 to use for front highs. Then get nu4-6000 to power the front three and add a 3rd sub.

Cheapest I found the rc-64II was 950 new shipped. Anyone know if goes for less anyplace else?

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The Rf and rc 3 both sound great. But like anything in like you want more... I think im going to go for the rc-64, just bought some stuff so I will have to wait a few weeks before I can get it. Then I hopefully Ill get new surrounds and another rc-3 to use for front highs. Then get nu4-6000 to power the front three and add a 3rd sub.

Cheapest I found the rc-64II was 950 new shipped. Anyone know if goes for less anyplace else?
You should be able to find it for less from an authorized klipsch distributor like Sound Distributors. Call them.
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http://www.klipsch.com/r-28f-home-th...system/details
What's up with the puny little center speaker? It doesn't match the dual 8 incher tower. What is Klipsch thinking? And the surrounds are 4 incher?
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http://www.klipsch.com/r-28f-home-th...system/details
What's up with the puny little center speaker? It doesn't match the dual 8 incher tower. What is Klipsch thinking? And the surrounds are 4 incher?
The good news is I won't be feeling the need to upgrade (yet....)!
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I posted this video over in the Klipsch Forums.

As most of you know I LOVE taking pics of audio gear and sharing it here with the Klipsch Community. If they say a picture is worth a 1000 words...how much is a video worth? Who knows but I thought I would try something different by posting a video of my setup. It's rare that we ever get to see who is behind the screename so I thought I would give you a snapshot of me and my Home Theater. Plus I just needed another reason to use my GoPro Hero3+ Black.

Be sure to change it to 1080p in your youtube settings. To do so, you'll need to click on the Youtube link on the video and view it on Youtube instead of from within the AVS Forum. Enjoy


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Great vid. You going to post the rc-64 on the classifieds?
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Great vid. You going to post the rc-64 on the classifieds?
think its long gone already if i remember right.
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think its long gone already if i remember right.
Yes the RF83 / RC64 was sold within 2 weeks of purchasing the LaScala Trio
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Okay I just found a(looking for KC-25) RC-25 center speaker for cheap but I already own a C-3 but to me it doesn't have enough kick to go with my F-30....Would the RC-25 be a upgrade over the C-2 ?...Thanks

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You should be able to find it for less from an authorized klipsch distributor like Sound Distributors. Call them.

I gave them a call today and was pretty impressed with how good the prices are. I found a slightly lesser price from one dealer on the Rf-7's (they are out of my current budget) I want the rs-62II , might buy those before the rc-64 even though all the cool points come with the 64. Any other retailer I should contact to price compare before I order other than sounddistributors.com?
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Okay I just found a(looking for KC-25) RC-25 center speaker for cheap but I already own a C-3 but to me it doesn't have enough kick to go with my F-30....Would the RC-25 be a upgrade over the C-2 ?...Thanks
Yeah I have the same question, I have a C-20 paired with two f-30s and it just doesn't have enough kick. Then of course you get into a timbre match problem I think.

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Any one have an idea if I can take the rc-62 and turn it into a book shelf speaker? I figure it sounds great and buying a second one to use as a book shelf for my front highs would be cheaper than getting a set of rb-8's. I have the rc-3 II model which is similar and rather inexpensive most places online.

Any reason why I can stand the speaker sideways and use it for LR? Would the array be off or would I need to rotate the tweeters and woofers 90 degrees?
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Any one have an idea if I can take the rc-62 and turn it into a book shelf speaker? I figure it sounds great and buying a second one to use as a book shelf for my front highs would be cheaper than getting a set of rb-8's. I have the rc-3 II model which is similar and rather inexpensive most places online.

Any reason why I can stand the speaker sideways and use it for LR? Would the array be off or would I need to rotate the tweeters and woofers 90 degrees?
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Any one have an idea if I can take the rc-62 and turn it into a book shelf speaker? I figure it sounds great and buying a second one to use as a book shelf for my front highs would be cheaper than getting a set of rb-8's. I have the rc-3 II model which is similar and rather inexpensive most places online.

Any reason why I can stand the speaker sideways and use it for LR? Would the array be off or would I need to rotate the tweeters and woofers 90 degrees?
They would work fine for that. You will find the horizontal axis to be narrower if stood up.
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Any one have an idea if I can take the rc-62 and turn it into a book shelf speaker? I figure it sounds great and buying a second one to use as a book shelf for my front highs would be cheaper than getting a set of rb-8's. I have the rc-3 II model which is similar and rather inexpensive most places online.

Any reason why I can stand the speaker sideways and use it for LR? Would the array be off or would I need to rotate the tweeters and woofers 90 degrees?
I have heard from a few people that rc62ii all the way around sounds great. I would not stand it up though.
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