Originally Posted by mamamia88
Anyone find any great deals on speakers and stuff at thrift shops? Anything specific I should be looking for in terms of old boomboxes that have surprisingly good sound quality? Personally I've gotten both of these for a total of $15. The memorex isn't that great but for $5 you can't beat it for listening to podcasts while i play a sports videogame that i've heard everything the announcers have to say already.
I definitely remember the JVC, in black and silver both if I remember correctly. Back in the day you could really leverage product knowledge, but now everyone can look stuff up on e-bay @ amazon. There's great stuff out there to be found, but you've got to kiss a lot of frogs.
Daily drivers - Dell 6540 -> Boston Acoustics BA745
Others - Cowon J3, D2+, Iaudio 7, Sandisk m260, Samsung yp-r0 8GB, SGP 5.0