Well the holidays are busy. We hosted 20 people at our new house here, which was crazy and fun! But you don't care about that.
I've been busy with some tasks that aren't all that glamorous, except for:My projector lift
(most of you have seen this already, so I'll move right along)!
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I finished a few things and I'll point them out in the pictures.A quick shot from seating to warm you upThe front wall
You can see the soffits are done and ready for drywall.
Pulled the cables through
Ran the electrical for the frontLeft (outside) wall
I marked the location of the columns
Killed the outlet there
Light installed in soffit for wash downs over acc. panels
AV cables pulled through existing soffit for column mountWhere the right wall is going to exist
Just wanted to point out the cut in the carpet and beam are where the new wall is goingCeiling
Cleaned up the area where the coffering is goingBuilding materials
Carried down all that drywall by myself, phew!
Wood for stage, screen, and new wall
Also, r30 unfaced for ceiling is in the garageClamps and magnets
This is how I get my kids to leave my clamps and magnet alone!View from the screen
You can see my rear speaker placementsScreen test
So, I took a few weeks to test the screen size and placement. I found it was awesome. Obviously, the screen will be lower, but the size is good. The RS45 is stellar. It was hard
taking that sheet down! One note, I played avatar in 3d after buying the MonsterVision 3d and the ghosting was just too much for me. This will be a 2D only theater, wired for 3D for when time comes. I'm not sad about it.As I type...
Best $2.99 you'll spend for a pale ale, my friends.