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I think HT ugrade season is over for me and golf season is just starting smile.gif

eek.gif I haven't hit a single ball since I debarked on the cinema project. Most likely won't until I'm finished either. I'm just starting the third year...

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post #152 of 169 Old 03-17-2014, 05:32 AM - Thread Starter
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eek.gif I haven't hit a single ball since I debarked on the cinema project. Most likely won't until I'm finished either. I'm just starting the third year...

Wow, a three year build. You sound like a man on a mission who knows what he wants.

BTW, guess we weren't quite finished with the basement after all. Wife ordered an air hockey table yesterday. We have a lot of empty space next to the HT room in the basement and she wanted to start filling it out. Maybe daddy can talk her into a pool table later this year smile.gif
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Wow, a three year build. You sound like a man on a mission who knows what he wants.

At least. I don't dare to set opening date earlier than 2017-06-06. But that's supposed to include UHD/4K-projector and whatever mediaformat player that requires.

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Ok, put in my new 127 inch 16:9 Falcon Horizon HD AT screen so updated some pictures. Moved my speakers around a bit so they are all now behind the screen. Also added some additional pictures on first post of this thread.







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Looks good.
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I concur, it looks great!

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I concur, it looks great!
Thanks guys. The only other thing I am considering for now is getting a matching JTR 212 HT for my center channel. My current center channel was a great fit with my old screen where my space for a center channel was limited below the screen but now that I moved to an AT screen I have more space for speakers and might get a matching center. Then its time to wait and see with Atmos and 4K projector...not in a hurry but interested
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New setup looks great! I would love to get together sometime to check out your system as I am seriously considering JTRs for my upcoming theater build and you HAVE to be the closest person with JTRs. Besides, since you are a Buckeye fan, you have to be a great person! (Beat Bama!)

Congrats on the upgrades.
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Looking great!!! Now, your next project must be to build a false wall that surrounds that awesome screen. The journey never ends!!! Lol
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New setup looks great! I would love to get together sometime to check out your system as I am seriously considering JTRs for my upcoming theater build and you HAVE to be the closest person with JTRs. Besides, since you are a Buckeye fan, you have to be a great person! (Beat Bama!)

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Looking great!!! Now, your next project must be to build a false wall that surrounds that awesome screen. The journey never ends!!! Lol
I know...I know. I kind of just got up one day and said its time to switch to an AT screen. Did some research for a few days and ordered the screen and then realized, "Hey, I have to mount this somehow". So I went the quick and dirty route. Will have to do something in 2015....thats my story and I am sticking to it
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As a die hard Buckeye fan, Urban might be the best addition to my Home Theater evar!!!!!!

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I know...I know. I kind of just got up one day and said its time to switch to an AT screen. Did some research for a few days and ordered the screen and then realized, "Hey, I have to mount this somehow". So I went the quick and dirty route. Will have to do something in 2015....thats my story and I am sticking to it
2015 is here! I'll set my DVR for the press conference!
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Absolutely awesome theater. I'm interested in a lot of the same pieces you have such as the Parasound amps and the Marantz 8801. Great upgrades along the way.

How did you get from M&K to JTR? Obviously, you like the JTR's and have had good performance or you wouldn't have stayed in that line with your upgrades. I'll be starting JTR research

As a side note, I can't give you Buckeye prompts since you embarrassed the Badgers so badly for the Big Ten title. But good job taking down Bama.

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Hi - looking forward to see how you like the new Yorkville U215's versus the JTR speakers!


Was almost set on LCR U215's until I found a great deal on JTR 212HT's - still have doubt in my mind though and often wonder about the midbass from the U215's, please post once you get them setup!


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I also have an AV7702 coming in a few days. Once I get everything settled, I will update the thread
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Ok, here are some update picks with the Yorkville U215s (and some Ohio State stuff).





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Ok, here are some update picks with the Yorkville U215s (and some Ohio State stuff).





Looks great!

How do you have your screen hung? What is keeping it from moving front to back at the bottom?

Also, do you vacuum your carpet before every picture? You always have fresh vacuum marks!

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Looks great!

How do you have your screen hung? What is keeping it from moving front to back at the bottom?

Also, do you vacuum your carpet before every picture? You always have fresh vacuum marks!

Thanks!
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I tried just hanging the screen from that contraption I made that bolted into the ceiling to see how it would hang from just gravity and it hung perfectly level so I just left it alone

My wife and I are neat freaks and yes I vaccum all the time, including before I take pictures. Though Beastaudio already beat you to the punch and made fun of me on the JTR thread previously for my carpet marks

I also have updated a more comprehensive set of HT pictures on the first post of this thread.

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Thanks.

Do you have any closer pictures of that bracket? I want to get an AT screen hung as simply as possible. I would like to build a false wall eventually but just don't have time right now.
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