View Full Version : Help!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
10-27-2007, 04:23 AM
Some1 smack me!
I'm toying with the idea of selling off my Cherry LSi9's (1'st gen) And replacing them with my new (Black ones).
I thought I would try and Build a 2ch rig but I think I would rather Sell those and my Sony 4ES Receiver to buy a dedicated Pre-Amp. There is nothing wrong with ether items but what do you guys think? Should I or Should I not?
Also If there is any1 interested in ether of those items send me a PM.
The 9's are the one that I thought that was nuked but come to find out there was a resistor that came un-soldered from the board. I re-soldered it and that speaker works fine now..
I also have a pair of Cherry 24" Sanus NF stands I would sell with or with out the speakers.
Now before you guys say that I should have put this in the For-Sale forum. At this point I'm asking for help on my decision and to let you guys know that I'm thinking about selling them at this point.
10-27-2007, 04:58 AM
I would not change to the same speaker just because of color. Waste of money to me. If you were going to go to LSi15's then yes do it.
10-27-2007, 06:22 AM
No, I already have them. I got a heck of a deal on them this passed summer so I have a spare pair that I was going to use in a 2ch rig but I just don't see that going to happen.
10-27-2007, 06:31 AM
Your bedroom or computer room would make a great 2 channel setup. I have 3 kids so my bedroom is my 2 channel room.
10-27-2007, 06:56 AM
I have them upstairs now but I just don't think I can swing 2-25 hundred on more gear right now to build that system. thats why I said I could sell the cherry 9's and bring my new black's to my HT rig and sell my Sony es receiver and stands and add about 7-9 hundred with that cash and get a new Preamp for my HT rig. Plus I'm pretty happy listing to music on it. so Its really a waist for me..
10-27-2007, 11:49 AM
I wouldn't do it.
10-27-2007, 12:19 PM
Ok, To make this easy on me I added a Poll. So now you guys can vote on it.
10-27-2007, 12:27 PM
I have 9`s as my 2ch speaks....
I dig `em !
or sell them to me cheap !!
you could always get a different pre/pro...that`s a great amp already
10-27-2007, 12:34 PM
Well, if you don't think you'll build a 2 channel rig, you probably won't; get a new processor with all the bells and whistles.
10-27-2007, 01:15 PM
Sell em!! You still have two to tinker around with and then you could get new toys!
10-27-2007, 01:26 PM
Sell em - they aren't that rare if you decide you want another pair in the future for a 2 channel system. Not doing you any good at all sitting in a box in the basement - put the money twords a something audio related that you will end up using and appreciating.
BTW - I had the same thoughts of keeping my LSi7 front speakers when I replaced them with my LSi15's (was going to use them as rear speakers "someday") ended up selling them here on club polk and purchasing my preamp. Now not only do I use my preamp daily, but the speakers are used as well (by MSALLA) so eveyone is happy.
10-27-2007, 03:26 PM
Yup sell them & get a prepro. Holding onto them just because you MIGHT want a 2 chnl system someday doesn't make sense. Right now they are not being used, you don't have a prepro & want one & and you can't afford to get one without more cash.
This isn't rocket science, it's a no brainer. Get the prepro & enjoy. There is no rule or law that says you HAVE to have 2 systems. Put together the best system that you can that will do BOTH well.
10-27-2007, 03:48 PM
We'll this poll is up in 15 days. Once it is over I will decided then but it looks like they will be finding a new home.. Plus All my other equipment is black and the Cherry 9's (now that I look at them next to my other equipment) looks funny. Guys thanks for all the help. But now I need to decide on the Preamp. I'm leaning towards the integra 9.8. Or to hold off for the new outlaw.
10-27-2007, 04:43 PM
Well while you are waiting, make sure that you are putting some money away & maybe by that time you can get a matching Sunfire prepro to match your amp.
Just keep stalking Audiogon. That's how I got mine at a good price.
10-27-2007, 05:31 PM
I can get a New TGP-5 for $2300 from a local dealer that sells sunfire at cost just so he can keep his dealer with them. But Thats still more then I want to spend for now..
10-27-2007, 06:12 PM
I'd keep them. Never know when they might come in handy.
10-27-2007, 08:36 PM
Save them for future 2 channel rig.
02-06-2009, 03:33 PM
stop to play games with your speakers!!!! i have rti6. rtia7 and lsi9 all of them in cherry finish and all of them a great speakers.the lsi9 is the best.
with my rotel ra1070 the lsi9 has a real party.the polk rti7 is a good speaker/ the rti6 is more then just nice and the lsu9 us the best of all.
in israel polkaudio speakers are very very expensive!!(rti6-1000$.rtia7-3000$.lsi9-3500$)it is a real robery'it is realy a big shame.
but as you know. in israel there are many pepole that want to do an easy mony no meter whos get **** becuse it.
thank you very ****ung much:cool:
02-06-2009, 08:00 PM
Chill on the language,mi amigo. 1.5 yr. old thread.
02-06-2009, 08:04 PM
Chill on the language,mi amigo. 1.5 yr. old thread.
WOW +1 Double chill.
02-06-2009, 09:27 PM
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