Hello, in the market for a sub to match my Mission Speakers. I came across two used Klipsch subwoofers in my area. One is a KSW-12 for $130 and the other is a R-10SW for $150. I was wondering if anyone had any experience with these and which one might be better. The KSW-12 seems to have better frequency response and higher wattage. The R-10SW seems to be newer with the copper spun design. Any help or advice is greatly appreciated.
So I would personally prefer the KSW-12 imo as it’s the higher preforming sub. The R-10SW is good, but the ksw-12 is the better sub imo
Awesome, it’s cheaper too. I kind of figured the same considering it is a bigger woofer so could do more. I will go ahead with the KSW-12 then. Thanks!
Since it is a downfiring sub, do you think I should get a pad to sit it on? I’ve read different opinions. Some say carpet is best, others say hardwood. Some say you should get a pad.
I would say some isolation would be helpful, and carpet would be an easy way to do that. It really depends on your room. I would say wait until you get the sub and experiment with what you already have and position first before buying anything