Cut Out The Middle Man

Read this tip to make your life smarter, better, faster and wiser. LifeTips is the place to go when you need to know about Speaker Design and other Speakers topics.

Is there a financial benefit from making your own speakers?

Cut Out The Middle Man

You'll also get more for your money if you eliminate the middle man. Spend $1000 on store bought speakers, and a portion of that money goes to the retailer (it's not uncommon to see markups of 100% to 500% on 'retail' speakers). Think how much more speaker your money will buy when you cut out the middle man.

In today's marketplace, you can buy every little piece you need to assemble a pair of world-class speakers. Some companies even sell complete kits from little bookshelf speakers to large tower speakers--all you have to do is assemble them. These kits will usually include a high-quality speaker enclosure in your choice of finishes, top shelf woofers and tweeters, and a crossover optimized for the total package.

   

Comments

8/2/2006 4:48:49 PM
Samm said:

I hope we dont cut out the middle man...im the middle child




Name:


URL: (optional)


Comment:


Not finding the advice and tips you need on this Speakers Tip Site? Request a Tip Now!


Guru Spotlight
Alexis Niki