Polk RT3000p and CS1000p - St. Louis

For sale is a package deal of RT3000p and CS1000p for local pickup only in St. Louis, MO. I am the second owner of these speakers and have had them for 5 years. They are in overall in good condition with a few notable imperfections. The sub amps and drivers all work and the sub amp plates were serviced by Alpha Tech electronics in St. Louis in 2014. Notable imperfections include:

1. The top back corner on one of the sub cabinets was damaged when I was carrying these heavy beasts through a doorway.
2. One of the RT3000p has several very small dimples in the tweeter that are in a symetrical pattern. Not sure how this happened but I never noticed it to sound any different. You can of course listen to these before buying and decide for yourself. I tried to capture this in the photos below.
3. The power LED on one of the subs is significantly dimmer than the others, but it does work (you can see that it's on when the room is dark).

I decided to go a different direction with my basement speakers and these are no longer being used. If I had somewhere else to use them I would but it just doesn't make sense to hold on to them forever.

This is a local pickup only sale. And as of now I am not interested in separating the speakers. $500.

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Comments

  • Tony MTony M Posts: 4,024
    :o You're giving those away!

    GLWS! Souldn't be but a minute! ;)
    Most people just listen to music and watch movies . I am glad to be a part of a select group that tries to take our auditory and visual senses to a higher level: we EXPERIENCE them.... GOT SDA?... Got TFM ?
  • pitdogg2pitdogg2 Posts: 8,813
    WOW!!!!
    I'D love to have one of those center channels.
  • Tony MTony M Posts: 4,024
    edited January 13
    I have one and the RT3000P's. I don't think I'll ever sell mine. You can see it under my 50" TV in my club pic in the left corner. It's been there FOR YEARS! ;)

    I drove 180 miles one way to buy my center from another member on here. That was a great day. I got to here some Beautiful systems! He helped me carry that center down the stairs. It's that BIG. An older guy needs HELP carrying it! I LOVE mine.
    Most people just listen to music and watch movies . I am glad to be a part of a select group that tries to take our auditory and visual senses to a higher level: we EXPERIENCE them.... GOT SDA?... Got TFM ?
  • adb3daadb3da Posts: 404
    Sunday Bump. Is my price too high?
  • txcoastal1txcoastal1 Posts: 8,874
    adb3da wrote: »
    Sunday Bump. Is my price too high?

    IMHO....no
    Stars have to align with size and location

    Great HT gear here guys
    2-channel: Modwright KWI-200 Integrated, Dynaudio C1-II Signatures, Simaudio 780D DAC
    Desktop rig: LSi7, Polk 110sub, Dayens Ampino amp, W4S DAC/pre, Sonos, JRiver
    Gear on standby: Melody 101 tube pre, Modwright LS100, Unison Research Simply Italy Integrated
    Gone to new homes: (Matt Polk's)Threshold Stasis SA12e monoblocks, Pass XA30.5 amp, Usher MD2 speakers, Dynaudio C4 platinum speakers
  • adb3daadb3da Posts: 404
    txcoastal1 wrote: »
    adb3da wrote: »
    Sunday Bump. Is my price too high?

    IMHO....no
    Stars have to align with size and location

    Great HT gear here guys

    Thanks for the kind words! And you are right, the stars must align and it doesn't necessarily happen immediately.
  • pitdogg2pitdogg2 Posts: 8,813
    Yes great price
  • ken brydsonken brydson Posts: 6,717
    Nice deal. Just a tip, hit that damaged corner with a black Sharpie. Won't be perfect but will be a lot less noticeable.
    HT/Main- Panny 50" G10 Plasma, Pioneer SC-1222k AVR, Panny DMP-BD60 BDP, Polk LS90 mains, CS350LS center, LS/fx side surrounds, LS50 surround backs, SVS 25-31PC+ sub, Harmony One

    Office Rig- Marantz 2252B, Denon 2910, Kenwood KD2070 TT, Polk RTA 12B's/ RTA8t
  • adb3daadb3da Posts: 404
    Nice deal. Just a tip, hit that damaged corner with a black Sharpie. Won't be perfect but will be a lot less noticeable.

    Oh for sure, I just didn't want to hide it for the sale. I want to be up front about the condition.
  • Tony MTony M Posts: 4,024
    I don't think your price is too high.
    Most people just listen to music and watch movies . I am glad to be a part of a select group that tries to take our auditory and visual senses to a higher level: we EXPERIENCE them.... GOT SDA?... Got TFM ?
  • audio_alanaudio_alan Posts: 709
    Too bad you're so far away. They'd already be in my house if you were in Colorado. ;-)
  • adb3daadb3da Posts: 404
    Bump. Still available.
  • adb3daadb3da Posts: 404
    How does $425 sound?
  • Can just buy the center channel cover for mine ?
  • adb3daadb3da Posts: 404
    Can just buy the center channel cover for mine ?

    The grill? LOL, no.
  • nooshinjohnnooshinjohn Posts: 16,960
    I think that tweeter may have gotten a bit hot at one point.

    Great speakers however, and good luck with the sale.
    The Gear... Carver "Statement" Mono-blocks, TriangleArt Reference SE with PS Audio NuWave Phono converter, Walker Precision Motor Drive, ClearAudio Stradivari v2 cartridge and Origin Conquerer Mk3c tonearm, Polk Audio "Signature" Reference Series 1.2TL with complete mods, Pass Labs X1 two channel preamplifier Signed by Poppa himself, PS Audio PerfectWave DAC MkII, Pioneer Elite SC-65, Oppo UDP-205 Blu-ray , Sony XBR70x850B 4k, Polk audio AB700/800 "in-wall" surrounds

  • Hey it was worth a try
  • What size are the subs on rt3000p?
  • adb3daadb3da Posts: 404
    What size are the subs on rt3000p?

    8" subs.
  • WLDockWLDock Posts: 2,059
    Can just buy the center channel cover for mine ?
    One can be made out of wood if one were handy!


    Free bump!

    FAMILY ROOM
    HDTV - Sharp AQUOS LC-70LE600U 70" | AVR/Streamer - Onkyo TX-NR3008 | Amp - Parasound HCA-1203A
    Blu-Ray/Media/Gaming - Sony PS3-320GB / Microsoft Xbox One | Broadcast - Xfinity X1 Platform
    Front Spkrs - Coming...DIY Statement II | Center Spkrs - Coming...DIY Statement II | Rear Spkrs - Artison Portrait LRS
    Sub - DIY Stereo Integrity HT 15 | Sub Amp - Dayton Audio SA1000
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  • mpitogompitogo Posts: 104
    edited February 16
    Wow that is a great deal...! The RT3000p and the CS1000p where my dream speakers when I first got started. My wallet had to settle for RT55, CS400, fx500 and PSW450.
    Living Room Music-2.0 Polk LSiM 707 | McIntosh MA-5200 | Denon DP-2500A | Onkyo DX-C540 | MacMini

    Family Room Home Theater-7.2.2 (Atmos) Polk LSi25, Martin Logan Motion 50xt, Dual DSW microPRO 3000, fx500, T15, RC65i | Marantz 7009 | Sony UBP-X800 4K | Xbox One S 4K | AppleTV | HTPC | Sony 75” XBR X850D 4K

    Office Home Theater-5.1 Polk RT55, CS400, PSW450, T15 | Onkyo TX-SR705 | Xbox 360 MCE | AppleTV | Samsung 55”

    Office Music-2.0 KEF Q100 | Sansui AU-6900 | Sansui FR-1080

    Master Bedroom Music-2.1 Martin Logan Motion 40, Martin Logan Dynamo 500 | Rotel RA-1570 | Sony DVP-S500D | PS HX-500

    Patio Music-2.0 Klipsch somethings | AMC 2445 bridged

    Airplay zones: Family Room (HDMI), Master Bedroom (Optical), Office (HDMI), Living Room (Optical) and Patio (analog). MacMini iTunes multi-stream to any, combo or all.

    Spares Polk LSiC, T15, Denon AVR-4802R, HK-3370, Jamo S426 HCS3
  • tonybtonyb Posts: 28,351
    I'm shocked these are still here. For the price of monitor 70's you can have 3000p's and that kick arse center ? Man, this combo doesn't get any cheaper, anywhere. Snatch these up someone.
    ERA D-5
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    SVS SB-2000 SUB
    Sony 4k bdp
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