I've been really pleased with the Alesis M1 Active 520's we purchased for our student workstation.
They don't have the subwoofer, but that might not be necessary for format/sequence work.
You can usually find a pair for under $180US online.
John H. Bondurant
Sound Preservation Archivist
Special Collections & Archives
Berea, KY 40404
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