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i am on the search for a deal on a center to match my recently purchased CM10s from B&W (not S2s).

I found a CMC2GB at best buy open box and even though I am sure it it is probably not the S2 version (which I understand is a better match for my fronts I am thinking it would work just fine with the CM10s...anyone suggest I hold out for CMC2 S2 instead?

Supposed it is possible that BB labeled it wrong and it is a S2 because the cost is about the same but i doubt it. going for 900 bucks about

thoughts?
From user reports the CMC2 S2 is a better match to the CM10's (S1 or S2). I found differences in the high end comparing the CM10 to the CM9 that would support that finding.

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My new setup with new B&W CM S2 series...what do you guys think?

Nice!
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Hello everyone!

I got the 683 S2 speakers. 100% music.

Just wondering what you think about locations. Any advice for optimal placement?

Also I wonder about the base? There're no kids or pets that may knock it down and I read some where that was better to leave the off. What you think about that?

Here's a picture. Forgot to take one front view

Thanks

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Looks quite nice. However, the hippo should be charging the elephants to increase dramatic tension

If you can, pull the center to the front edge of the cabinet, and if you can pull the mains a little further into the room, might help with placement.
LOL...yes, point taken. I will move my center towards the edge of the cabinet. For mains, I am not sure if I have enough space to move them further in the room, considering aesthetic in mind. Can I remove the base of these speakers? That would give me more room to bring them in. Is this advisable and will it have any negative impact on sound quality if I do that?
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it looks really inviting
only that cable on the fireplace mantle is an eye-sore.

by the way, what do use to power the speakers?
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