Results 1 to 4 of 4

Thread: HPM 100..Not To Bad

  1. #1
    Junior Member Turnitup's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jul 2006
    San Francisco Ca

    Post HPM 100..Not To Bad

    Finally after getting some shipping damage issues fixed, these Hpm100's
    are very good, and as this and other forums stated prior to me getting
    into a vicious bidding war for them. Are they worth the $315. Yes and
    would buy another pair in a minute. As learned though my research,
    the bass will blow the covers of your furnace vents, and highs only a
    dog can hear. Very pronounced mids, which the 12" driver handles alot
    of for some reason. A VERY worthy player in the vintage monitor type
    loudspeaker, right with the L100/YAMAHA NS10M/KLIPSCH LA SCALA.
    The Rotel amp I use adds just the right amount of "crunch", as they
    seem "brighter" than the JBL's I own, all in all, a very good combo.
    Attached Images Attached Images  
    Pioneer VSX1015TX
    Musical Concepts/Hafler DH500
    Musical Concepts/Hafler DH220
    Definitive Technolgy Pro Sub
    Panasonic 46" LCD HDTV
    Monster HTS3500 Power Center

  2. #2
    Dis Member mikebake's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2003
    Lima, Ohio, USA
    I bought mine for $200 a few years ago, dumped them a few months later; not impressed.

  3. #3
    Junior Member
    Join Date
    Oct 2006
    the hmp-100 is one pair i'll be looking for in the future. i have a pair of the smaller hpm-40's old school round woofers and they rock. after refoaming ofcoarse. they even made some hpm-30's but are very rare only seen them on ebay once. there is a pair of hpm-100's down at the record srore right now but i think he wants $600 not minty, i know i can get them cheaper than that. i personaly am dying to try the hpm-100 vs the jbl l100. that would be great fun and i would get to see who's bull sh--ing. great score they dont come that cheap on my part of town.

  4. #4
    Senior Member svollmer's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2004
    Northern VA
    I grabbed a pristine pair from a garage sale about 20 years ago for only$30! I had oogled over them for years asa kid.I liked them, but decided to sellthem because I had too much stuff.

    I wasthrilled when someone offered me $75 for them, thinking that I more than doubledmy money.BIG MISTAKE!Back before the economic problems in 2008,they were selling regularly for $600-700 per pair.

Thread Information

Users Browsing this Thread

There are currently 1 users browsing this thread. (0 members and 1 guests)

Similar Threads

  1. HPM 100 ISSUES
    By Turnitup in forum Miscellaneous Gear
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 08-14-2006, 10:47 PM
  2. Pioneer HPM 100
    By Turnitup in forum Miscellaneous Gear
    Replies: 5
    Last Post: 08-06-2006, 04:03 AM
  3. Classic fm at the movies top 100
    By JBL 4645 in forum Music
    Replies: 6
    Last Post: 05-29-2006, 01:36 PM
  4. Is my crossover bad ( l36 model )
    By Rick Smedstad in forum Lansing Product Technical Help
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 10-01-2005, 09:48 PM
  5. Info about 100 x 100 OASR horn
    By Don Mascali in forum Lansing Product Technical Help
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 12-09-2004, 11:21 AM

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts