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And run straight to his/her house?

But yeah your right, 210RT's would do fine!
A lot of you guys know Luke, for him the 215's would just be little satellites in comparison to his new DIY 24" SEOS mains. That is a 65 inch tv! Twice the cu ft of the 215's:

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A lot of you guys know Luke, for him the 215's would just be little satellites in comparison to his new DIY 24" SEOS mains. That is a 65 inch tv! Twice the cu ft of the 215's:



I wonder if that wimpy center horn can keep up?
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Carp. and these are used in a room how big? also... damn!

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What's the point of multi-channel Blu-ray playback at RMAF without a good picture? With JRiver Media Center providing playback and JTR Speakers providing the sound, it only seemed fitting to go with the next company alphabetically. Hmm, how about JVC?

One of JVC's regional managers is bringing two projectors to the JTR room at RMAF. One is the DLA-RS67. I'm not sure on the other projector. Seymour Screen Excellence will be providing the ISF certified Elightor-4K screen. "The only woven material in the world designed and certified for perfect color and 4K resolutions. This is also the only acoustically transparent screen available that has no frequency effect."

OMG, when did Seymour come out with that new screen material!?? This is going to be very difficult to resist...
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The day someone asks how they can hang 215's from their ceiling is the day I quit the forum.
....because you will be to busy with dialing in your ceiling mounted 215's.

[QUOTE=Gooddoc;36926914]OMG, when did Seymour come out with that new screen material!?? This is going to be very difficult to resist...[/QUOTE

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A lot of you guys know Luke, for him the 215's would just be little satellites in comparison to his new DIY 24" SEOS mains. That is a 65 inch tv! Twice the cu ft of the 215's:

Wow. Would love to hear those

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That's one big screen. What kind of light output do you get on that big of screen?
Not sure about the exact measurement, but I can watch stuff with two lights on... but also have the brightness turned down per my own calibration. It's a closed space, so everything is great when it's lights out.

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Carp. and these are used in a room how big? also... damn!
Luke told me that hearing the 215's inspired him to build his own full range monsters.

I can't remember exactly, but I know his room is smaller than mine (mine is 23 long 17.5 wide). He also has 2 G-Horns and 2 Othorns in his room! A friend of ours from KC was recently at Luke's place and he said it is a whole other level compared to our "standard" 8 ish sealed sub setup. His mains alone can keep up with our subs above 25hz.

I'd wager that he is right up there with the most bass headroom of any AVS guy along with the likes of Nathan and soon Doug. 140 db's plus at lower than you would think possible frequencies.



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OMG, when did Seymour come out with that new screen material!?? This is going to be very difficult to resist...[/QUOTE

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Yeah, I wish Seymour posted pricing on their site. Would make it easier to shop.
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I think they have a store tab where they list prices and you csn place orders.

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Luke told me that hearing the 215's inspired him to build his own full range monsters.

I can't remember exactly, but I know his room is smaller than mine (mine is 23 long 17.5 wide). He also has 2 G-Horns and 2 Othorns in his room! A friend of ours from KC was recently at Luke's place and he said it is a whole other level compared to our "standard" 8 ish sealed sub setup. His mains alone can keep up with our subs above 25hz.

I'd wager that he is right up there with the most bass headroom of any AVS guy along with the likes of Nathan and soon Doug. 140 db's plus at lower than you would think possible frequencies.

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Not sure about the exact measurement, but I can watch stuff with two lights on... but also have the brightness turned down per my own calibration. It's a closed space, so everything is great when it's lights out.

Impressive....nice work asoofi1.
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OMG, when did Seymour come out with that new screen material!?? This is going to be very difficult to resist...
Depending on your viewing distance and lumen output, it's not necessarily better than Center Stage XD. When I was comparing, the extra gain in the XD made a huge difference. I would definitely try samples of both if you are shopping for an AT screen.
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Depending on your viewing distance and lumen output, it's not necessarily better than Center Stage XD. When I was comparing, the extra gain in the XD made a huge difference. I would definitely try samples of both if you are shopping for an AT screen.
Yeah, I got a bit confused there and thought that the ambient light rejecting material was somehow AT . I guess physics makes that an unlikely combination .
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Yeah, I got a bit confused there and thought that the ambient light rejecting material was somehow AT . I guess physics makes that an unlikely combination .
Oh...I see what you're talking about...
http://www.seymourav.com/screens.asp

Yeah, it's a shame that you have to choose between high gain and a vertical matching center. Someday projector tech and prices will make it easier.
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