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#1 of 5 OFFLINE   Phil Iturralde

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Posted December 15 2006 - 05:22 AM

I did a search and didn't find anyone posting the following, which I read about in my daughters Dec. 2006 Wired Magazine ...

Eminent Technology Model 17 (Thigpen rotary woofer)
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... some notable quotes ...

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FYI: Here's a personal webpage (Bruce?) I found showing his installation w/more pic's of the Thigpen Rotary subwoofer.

Besides being out of my WAF price range Posted Image, ... I'm pretty sure that I don't need to experience the 5Hz wup-wup-wup of a Blackhawk or Apache Helicopters in my HT/family room! Posted Image -- what? ... what's that you say??? Posted Image

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#2 of 5 OFFLINE   John Garcia

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Posted December 15 2006 - 06:08 AM

Thanks Phil, but this has been discussed a number of times already.
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Posted December 15 2006 - 09:53 AM

$20K? pass...
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#4 of 5 OFFLINE   Arthur S

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Posted December 15 2006 - 11:27 PM

Thanks Phil I have never seen a picture of the Thigpen quite like the one you posted. There has been a considerable amount of discussion about the Thigpen on the AVS Forum. Good Post, and Happy Holidays.

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Posted December 16 2006 - 12:30 AM

Time to play the lotto?

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