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  1. Audio Gear
    Offering a pair of gorgeous Canton Ergo Passiv speakers from the mid 1980's in the very rare white finish. These are practically blemish free with only very light marks, mostly on the removable bases. There are no obvious dents, gouges, or cracks. There is just one slight flattening of one...
  2. Speakers
    Hey All, I'm looking to upgrade my Front LR to Cantons (for 5.1.4) and have been researching my different options. I am currently looking at 3 different options and was hoping I might get some input. From Accessories for less: Canton Vento 896 @ $1199 each = $2398 Canton Chrono 596.2 @ $999 each...
  3. Speakers
    Hi all! Really stuck on these two speakers! The KEF Q700 or Q750 or Canton GLE 496.2 / 490.2 Anyone ever listen to both? On the fence on both. I am ditching the big 80s box loud speaker towers and trying to get something more noise....but still love the full loudness the 80s boxes have. The GLE...
  4. Speakers
    I’d love to get your thoughts and recommendations as I am working on putting together a new system basically from scratch. A little info for you. I have been around music for a long time working with a number of bands and concert venues. I have always gravitated towards a warmer sound (I...
  5. 2-Channel Audio
    AXPONA 2018 is over and by all accounts, the show was a great success. Doors opened on Friday the 13th of April 2018 for what has become the largest high-end audio show in the U.S. For 2018, AXPONA moved to a new venue to provide a weekend of acoustic thrills for attending audiophiles. AVS...
  6. Speakers
    Hi everyone. Been a long-time lurker but could use some advice so here's my first post. I'm looking for some advice on in wall speakers for my great room. First, a little about my setup. The room is very large (approx 20x30) with vaulted ceilings. There's a seating area around the TV that...
  7. Speakers
    I am upgrading my speakers and need help with the selection. My budget is $1,500 for the LCR speakers - see below additional details. The TV wall does not have any shelves and the media closet is behind the wall so I am limited to a center channel that can be mounted above the TV - depth of 4"...
  8. Speakers
    Hey All, I am looking to upgrade to true full range speakers in a 2.0 system. The most important characteristic for me will be their bass extension as I can not accommodate a subwoofer in my set-up. These will be used for music/movies/gaming in my living room. I won't have the luxury of...
  9. Speakers
    Hi Avs members! I been out of the audio scene for a good size years and need your help! :D I am moving to a brand new construction home in October and need some help picking out some pieces for a HT in my great room it is 29x18 and open concept with kitchen. I will do a dedicated HT room in a...
  10. Speakers
    let me get this straight no monoprice please and if you understand you will feel my reasoning. after extended searching on the net using metro pcs's slowed internet speeds i got a head ache and only found one that may work. i do not want sheathed (i like the easy split down the center) i need...
  11. Speakers
    Hi all, I was lucky to get a pair of Canton Vento 890.2 DC speakers. But now what? What amplifier / AV-Receiver should I buy? On one hand, I'm looking for that "great crisp stereo hifi music sound". On the other hand, I would like to use the same speakers for the "entertainment...
  12. Speakers
    my set up so far no subwoofer yet canton mx.3(2 speakers) marantz nr5004(reciever) i had another receiver, thought it was that but when i turn up the volume on the set up i have now to a certain spot i get at least a minute and not much more and the speakers kick there output volume down by...
  13. Speakers
     Hey guys, New here so I don't know a lot about the forum (will take time to look at) but I have a question.I use a 2.1 system for my pc/music which currently consists of 2 Canton XL's, But Like I said their old, my grandfather gave them to me and he said he used them years ago. I bought...
  14. Dedicated Theater Design & Construction
    Hi I am in the process of constructing a dedicated home theater room. I am planning on having a false wall to support the screen. The screen is an AT one and the front speakers including the subwoofer would be behind it. Now the question is, how much space between the front wall and the false...
  15. Speakers
    Just thought I'd put this together to make it easier to find some of the speaker owners threads. Hopefully this can be made a sticky. I'm sure I've missed some so feel free to add anything. If you can give me the link that would make it easier Anthony Gallo owners' thread Aperion...
  16. Speakers
    I assume there are some Canton fans, so this is a place for us to write all about the this brand. I own older Canton Ergo 700DC in stereo, driven by NAD 320BEE. CDP is NAD 524. Ergo's provide clear, opened, dynamic and live sound, but I would say highs and mids are quite edgy (harsh)...
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