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Topic # 148974 7-Jul-2014 13:05
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Hiya,

Just ordered a set of Diamond 100 Wharfedales
http://www.harveynorman.co.nz/tv-and-audio/audio-and-home-theatre/speakers/wharfedale-diamond-100-surround-sound-speaker-package.html

I'm new to the home theatre scene, so just wondering what are some good brands of speaker stands I should use for the Wharfedale Diamond 121 Bookshelf Speakers..

 

I see some sites overseas seem to have some official wharfedale stands (http://www.musicdirect.com/p-99915-wharfedale-diamond-101-102-speaker-stands-pr.aspx?source=igodigital&) but can't find any in NZ..

Are there any particular brands that are good, is there stand 'specificaiton' that I should refer to when looking for stands or are they all generic?

Thanks in advance

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  Reply # 1082390 7-Jul-2014 13:23
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I have some fantastic Dynaudio speaker stands in white gloss for sale if you are interested.  At 50% off retail but I've hardly used them.  PM me if interested.  They are gloss white though so note this if interested.

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  Reply # 1082394 7-Jul-2014 13:25
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Bugger, I just dropped off two wooden rear speaker stands that had those small Wharfdale rear speakers in them to The Mary Potter collection place in Porirua. I couldnt give them away (till now). 

 
 
 
 




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  Reply # 1082397 7-Jul-2014 13:27
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Would prefer some darker stand, think they will look nicer with the speakers.. Thanks though :)

 

 

 

What a shame about Mary Potter, I live in Porirua =(

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  Reply # 1082400 7-Jul-2014 13:28
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ekul: Would prefer some darker stand, think they will look nicer with the speakers.. Thanks though :)   What a shame about Mary Potter, I live in Porirua =(


They are probably still there, was only last week, ring them. They are opposite Advance Electrical (next to Rutherford and Bond)

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  Reply # 1082706 7-Jul-2014 19:44
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You can get the Wharefdale speaker stands, just go back into Harvey Norman and ask to order some in.


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  Reply # 1086091 9-Jul-2014 22:33
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What about building some?

I have zero skills & limited tools, but I managed to build some. 

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  Reply # 1086108 9-Jul-2014 22:46
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ekul: Would prefer some darker stand, think they will look nicer with the speakers.. Thanks though :)   What a shame about Mary Potter, I live in Porirua =(


Buy a can of spraypaint and make them any colour you like.






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