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Future Shop - Klipsch Reference IV 3-Way Tower Speaker RF82 Buy one, Get one Free

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Mike_in_montreal wrote:
Nov 24th, 2012 6:49 pm
RC-61 doesn't exist. RC would be a Reference Center with one 6".
RC are center, RS are Reference Surround and RB are Reference Bookshelf. RB-61 and RS-42 are nice with the RF-82 or RF-62.
RC-62 is mandatory for RF-82 and recommended for RF-62, the fact that it is 299$ makes it a no-brainer.
For the Sub, i highly recommend the Klipsch Reference RW-12d at 299$ at newegg.COM if you have an amerifriend. Currently OOS, it's unbeatable for 300$.
Receiver really depends on your specific needs.
I have an RW-10d which I love, I see the 12d for $499 at newegg.com, where'd you see $299?
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I just ordered the RF-82s, but I just measured my home theatre stand and the area for the center speaker isn't big enough for the RC-62. FRIG!@!!
Is there an alternative someone can recommend that is smaller in width?
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IntrepidRT wrote:
Nov 25th, 2012 2:32 pm
I have an RW-10d which I love, I see the 12d for $499 at newegg.com, where'd you see $299?
I saw it at 299 oos yesterday at the egg. Guess they just changed the price today :(
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ej20 wrote:
Nov 25th, 2012 3:37 pm
I just ordered the RF-82s, but I just measured my home theatre stand and the area for the center speaker isn't big enough for the RC-62. FRIG!@!!
Is there an alternative someone can recommend that is smaller in width?
The RC-62 is the only real proper match for the RF-82s. I've been waiting to replace my RC-52 for a while, every time the 62 had been on sale I've missed it. Just ordered it.

That said, if you *have* to have something smaller, the 52 will do. If you're interested in buying used, PM me.
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steve-0101 wrote:
Nov 25th, 2012 3:56 pm
The RC-62 is the only real proper match for the RF-82s. I've been waiting to replace my RC-52 for a while, every time the 62 had been on sale I've missed it. Just ordered it.

That said, if you *have* to have something smaller, the 52 will do. If you're interested in buying used, PM me.
Agreed 100% my old setup was rf62s with rc52, then I upgraded to rf82s and the rc52 was underpowered.
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Thanks OP!
I've ordered the RF-82,RC-62 and RPW-10. I currently have a Polk PSW110 sub and also looking at SW-110. I never used Klipsch sub before. Any recommendations for me to choose the sub? Also need recommendation for receiver to match with the new speakers (support 7.1 and within $1k budget).
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deham wrote:
Nov 25th, 2012 4:13 pm
Thanks OP!
I've ordered the RF-82,RC-62 and RPW-10. I currently have a Polk PSW110 sub and also looking at SW-110. I never used Klipsch sub before. Any recommendations for me to choose the sub? Also need recommendation for receiver to match with the new speakers (support 7.1 and within $1k budget).
Sorry, you ordered the RPW-10 but you're looking for a recommendation for a sub? Am I missing something?

For the receiver, go and audition a bunch with the RF-82s. I've said it many times on this forum - the RF-82's are very bright (klipschorn) and need to be paired properly for your ear. I'm using a Pioneer 1019 and it's not well matched for me.
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I was in the same boat. Luckily I found a buyer for my RC-52 so I bought the RC-62 this time around.

Keep in mind these are discontinued models. Not that it really matters that much.
steve-0101 wrote:
Nov 25th, 2012 3:56 pm
The RC-62 is the only real proper match for the RF-82s. I've been waiting to replace my RC-52 for a while, every time the 62 had been on sale I've missed it. Just ordered it.

That said, if you *have* to have something smaller, the 52 will do. If you're interested in buying used, PM me.
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steve-0101 wrote:
Nov 25th, 2012 4:35 pm
Sorry, you ordered the RPW-10 but you're looking for a recommendation for a sub? Am I missing something?

For the receiver, go and audition a bunch with the RF-82s. I've said it many times on this forum - the RF-82's are very bright (klipschorn) and need to be paired properly for your ear. I'm using a Pioneer 1019 and it's not well matched for me.
It's ordered but has yet shipped so I can cancel the order any time.
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deham wrote:
Nov 25th, 2012 6:27 pm
It's ordered but has yet shipped so I can cancel the order any time.
It's a great value at $200.
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I caved and ended up buying the pair and the center...if i really don't like it. I will return them
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damnit damnit Now they have the avr-1713 denon receiver for 320$!

Good receiver for the speakers?

if this continues... ill have to sell a kidney!!!
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simsin wrote:
Nov 26th, 2012 12:59 am
damnit damnit Now they have the avr-1713 denon receiver for 320$!

Good receiver for the speakers?

if this continues... ill have to sell a kidney!!!
Don't be so crazy about it. It's only 5.1.
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deham wrote:
Nov 26th, 2012 4:46 am
Don't be so crazy about it. It's only 5.1.
Yes it is "only" 5.1 (with zone 2 line out) but it's still a very good price for the AVR-1713. Not everyone has the want/need for 7.1+.
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