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Is this still a viable sub?

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#1 of 2 OFFLINE   PapaDeuce



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Posted January 20 2012 - 03:23 PM

Paradigm PS 1000 http://www.paradigm....-series/ps-1000 Mine is about 10 years old, but has not been used in at least 5 years. ( Put it away as I was afraid my kids would destroy it, and because it literally shook my room to the point where the ceiling tiles would move. ) It kicked butt THEN, but don't know how it stacks up against a new sub in the $500 range. I hope to set it up real soon and see if it still works, but right now I don't have anything but the sub and rcvr for the new media room. ( Being built now ).

#2 of 2 OFFLINE   Robert_J


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Posted January 20 2012 - 09:55 PM

A quick look at the specs and yes it can easily be outperformed for your $500 budget. http://www.lavasubs...._subwoofer.html is under $300 with the HTF discount and has much better specs. And so I don't disappoint some people, a $500 DIY sub is a step up to the next level. You can match the quality and output of subs costing thousands.

it literally shook my room to the point where the ceiling tiles would move

I hope you have better builders on the new room.:D

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