Summary: I'm disappointed in the quality of sound for music applications. I insulated the stud cavity as recommended. The price 100.00+,- was pretty competitive. Be careful with the mounting hardware (plastic), they work but are easily broken if a heavy hand is used. The 8" dia.
Summary: I got Yamaha IW660 for the surrounding speakers of my home theater (23X12X7 F) in 7.1 set up last year. Building quality is very good. They look nice and heavier than I expected. With template supplied with package, installation was easy.
Summary: Having worked for a high-end home audio store in College, I am somewhat opinionated about sound quality. While these speakers fall short of competition like Martin Logan, Theil, Magnepan and others, they far exceeded my expectations.
Summary: I use these as Dolby 7.1 Rear Left and Rear Right. I love the fact that you can aim the tweeters and these sound phenomenal with my Onkyo TX-SR707 and the other new speakers in my system. Excellent sound and very easy to install.
Summary: I installed 4 of these within approximately 2 hours (pre-wired locations). The cardboard template provided worked well, the connections were easy. I started by painting the grills, which was the most difficult part since it was hard to get paint in all of the holes to customer satisfaction (3-4...