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Old 01-15-2014, 07:34 PM
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Great job on new move theater Thanks for the inspiration
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I was aware of the 8350's spotty reputation - I actually have a good friend who's been through two himself due to the green blob issue. I got mine as an Epson refurb with full factory warranty for less than $800 however - and on such a tight budget, there simply wasn't any other option even in the same league. Here's hoping I have good luck.

And thanks again to everyone! I really appreciate the kind words.

I wouldn't worry too much about this. Epson has figured out what the issue with their bulbs failing early was. I believe they fixed this back in 2011-2012. smile.gif

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This looks super cool. Good job done!
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So very nice!
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This is a really cool build! Awesome job...I wish I had the talents to do the build out myself like David did. I will never forget this build and one day when I downsize my house this build will definitely come back to me.

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Can somebody tell me what the table is? Is it from ikea? Maybe DIY? It's nice and simple!
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Can somebody tell me what the table is? Is it from ikea? Maybe DIY? It's nice and simple!
It's an Ikea PS Bruse coffee table from 2009. Unfortunately it was a limited edition and they don't make it anymore.

That said it would be super simple to DIY. Find a nice reclaimed plank, sand, urethane, and screw some nice powder coated trestle legs (ikea probably still has them) underneath. Done!
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It's an Ikea PS Bruse coffee table from 2009. Unfortunately it was a limited edition and they don't make it anymore.

That said it would be super simple to DIY. Find a nice reclaimed plank, sand, urethane, and screw some nice powder coated trestle legs (ikea probably still has them) underneath. Done!
Cool! Thanks for the reply!
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Don't you think the screen is too high?
It's been a long time I visited a cinema (probably 10 years). I used to sit in the middle row and I don't recall that I have to look up that much. Is everyone looking up instead of looking forward or even down (at least till 2/3 to the back of the cinema)?
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Don't you think the screen is too high?
It's been a long time I visited a cinema (probably 10 years). I used to sit in the middle row and I don't recall that I have to look up that much. Is everyone looking up instead of looking forward or even down (at least till 2/3 to the back of the cinema)?
I built it to be the same as 1/4 to 1/3 of the way back in a modern stadium-seat cinema, which is where I usually sit. It's a little bit higher than some or most place the screen, but working in a small space always forces a compromise - in this case clearance for the subs and stack underneath.

The lowish basement ceiling and soffit also causes a bit of an optical illusion as it brings the room height down to about 7 feet at the screen. Long story short, a little high, but adults are looking straight not up.
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Very nice home theater room. Nice use of such a small space.
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