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Old 04-30-2009, 08:43 PM   #1
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Focal 130 V1, can these be beat?

for 5.25"s

I found someone that will sell me Focal 130 V1's brand new for 185

Link to speakers...
http://www.sonicelectronix.com/item_...al+130+V1.html

can these be beat for less than $200?


Are these better?

http://www.hifisoundconnection.com/S...d/0/rid/123284
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Old 04-30-2009, 08:50 PM   #2
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Old 04-30-2009, 08:56 PM   #3
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Why not? Are those better than the focals though or no?
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id take the focals over massive audio. However i have heard neither, so i cant personally recommend it from experience. As i stated in earlier threads, sound is perceived differently from person to person.

A speaker might sound good to me, but might sound horrible to someone else. I could tell you to go to a shop and try to listen to them, but in a soundboard, it wont sound the same as it would in a car.

Go to caraudio.com, and read up on the speaker section to get some more ideas.

Whatever you decide, buy from a reputable place. If you buy from a cheap place (hifisound) and need to get something replaced, it is a nightmare.
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Old 04-30-2009, 11:01 PM   #5
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$250.00
http://www.woofersetc.com/p3112/130-...Components.htm

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Well I don't know if this is a reputable dealer but I can get them for $185 shipped sounds like a steal...should I Jump on it?
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Where you getting them from?
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EDIT: Are these better than the Focal 130 V1's??

http://cgi.ebay.com/FOCAL-130-VR-5-1...QQcmdZViewItem
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