These are $299.00 new, rated 5 stars What Hi Fi , Budget component of the year. Cherry finish 1" aluminum dome Epos tweeter. 5" butyl rubber surround heavy aluminum basket. Purchased from Audio Advisor. Currently back ordered there at least ten days. Grab these for $179.00 , $20.00 shipping to lower 48 only. that's $120.00 off the regular price and as low as I can go before taking them to ebay. read the reviews at the Audio Advisor website for more information on these excellent bookshelf speakers . Ideal for a second system. Email me at [email protected] if interested.