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Tomorrow is my Birthday (not really, but getting myself a present, anyway!).

I would like to make one (1) phone call and get a pair of RS-62 II's. I'm not much of a haggler.

Who should I be calling to get the best price?
Acoustic Sound Design quoted me 799.00. You might get a better deal elsewhere. Try OneCall but you have to call these places in order to get a decent price. Good luck! Hopefully you can run into a deal I got for mine which was 550.00 but that was purely luck. I would also try AVS they might do better.

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Tomorrow is my Birthday (not really, but getting myself a present, anyway!).

I would like to make one (1) phone call and get a pair of RS-62 II's. I'm not much of a haggler.

Who should I be calling to get the best price?
Acoustic Sound Design quoted me 799.00. You might get a better deal elsewhere. Try OneCall but you have to call these places in order to get a decent price. Good luck! Hopefully you can run into a deal I got for mine which was 550.00 but that was purely luck. I would also try AVS they might do better.
Thnx for the input. I actually called AVS last month and was told they no longer will be selling Klipsch.
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Hi all,

I'm new to the forum here and fairly new to the audio game in general (though I've done a lot of research lately). I was wondering what the key differences between the r28f, the rp280f, and the rf82 ii are, and why/how those differences matter. I see they've got the same size tweeters and woofers, same power handling, and same sensitivity. I also see the rf82 has a lower crossover, the rp280 has the largest range, and the r28 uses aluminum instead of titanium for the tweeter. I assume there are also differences in the horns, such as size and design.

So what would these differences amount to in reality, and what in the engineering of the speaker accounts for the differences? Why does the rp280 get deeper than the other two? How do the tweeter material and horn shape/size affect the sound? How does the placement of the ports on the front vs back affect sound? Why does the rf82 have a lower crossover and what difference does that make to the sound? And are the woofers different between the models? I see people say the rf82s are superior to the r28s--what makes them superior?

Thanks for any and all help!
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I've gotten all of mine from Walts TV in Arizona. There posted prices are good, but if you call or email they always go lower. I know they want to move some of the old inventory, so you'll maybe get a good deal. I just checked there website and the RF-82 II are only $80 more then the 62's
He's after the RS-62II's.

I'd go with either Sound Distributors or Acoustic Sound Design.
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Acoustic Sound Design quoted me 799.00. You might get a better deal elsewhere. Try OneCall but you have to call these places in order to get a decent price. Good luck! Hopefully you can run into a deal I got for mine which was 550.00 but that was purely luck. I would also try AVS they might do better.
Considering the original MSRP on these was $600/each I'd be pretty satisfied with that (which amounts to $400 each). But given the current "regular" pricing of $480 each you might be able to do better.

I might be looking to pick up another set of RS-62II's myself so I'm curious to hear the best price you find. Keep us posted!
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