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I don't know if this is the right forum to ask this in, since technically it isn't DIY, but its for a DIY sub.

Anyways Reckhorn has 3 crossovers, any of which could be used to control a subwoofer. The F-1 is really basic providing only lowpass and highpass crossover, gain and output for your satellite speakers but is cheaper, like $60.

The B-1 is nice with gain, lowpass, highpass, 1 parametric EQ, the only thing that really seems to be missing is phase control. This is the one I was going to get and can be had for about $100.

There is also the S-1 which seems to have all the control of the B-1 plus highpass passthrough for your satellite speakers, basically combining the F-1 and B-1, the only down side is no phase control and mono summed sub output, which is ok, but stereo, like the B-1 has would be cooler. This unit can also be had for about $100, makes me wonder why it has more stuff but the cost is about the same...

There is also an amp you can get that basically has all the functionality of the F1 plus a built in amp, they can be gotten refurbed for about $140, which is tempting but the ability to hook the B-1 or S-1 up to any amp is pretty attractive. The refurbed amp is here

My question is, which one would you get? And I know some people are going to recommend one of the behringer crossovers, which are nice but don't have the adjustable subsonic filter or the parametric eq as far as I can tell so if you want to recommend one of the Behringer crossovers over one of the reckhorn products let me know why.
 

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evilskillit,the B1 seems to be an sweet unit,and the answer to many aspects of subwoofer control.However,living in the Worlds most remote capital city makes such products unacsessible,except at great cost.Therefore,(as you predicted),I have ordered an Behringer DCX2496.Of course,this makes economic sense to me,but YMMV. Hope this helps,Mike.
 
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