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Forum: Computers and Parts Great Found Deals!   11-23-2014, 07:14 PM
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Posted By olyteddy
Source?

Source?
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   11-23-2014, 06:59 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 433
Posted By olyteddy
Really sounds like a good reason Plasma is...

Really sounds like a good reason Plasma is becoming extinct. I'm sure most people don't want a set that they can't watch certain shows on without damaging them! I had no idea you had to go to that...
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   11-22-2014, 09:41 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 433
Posted By olyteddy
Are you seriously saying you've stopped watching...

Are you seriously saying you've stopped watching certain channels because you don't like their logo? :rolleyes:
Forum: Home Theater Computers   11-22-2014, 07:34 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 1,773
Posted By olyteddy
True that. On any given Sunday you can buy a...

True that. On any given Sunday you can buy a ready-made cheaper than building one. In fact, the 'cheapest' way to get a Win7 license is to buy one of those $50 off lease PCs with Win7. BUT you'll...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   11-22-2014, 02:58 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 1,773
Posted By olyteddy
Well good. I'm glad you see at least one reason a...

Well good. I'm glad you see at least one reason a notebook sucks for HTPC duty. Now re-read post number 2 for three more...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   11-22-2014, 11:32 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 1,773
Posted By olyteddy
Especially the one(s) in laptops. ;)

Especially the one(s) in laptops. ;)
Forum: Community News & Polls   11-21-2014, 09:32 PM
Replies: 125
Views: 4,948
Posted By olyteddy
FWIW a Torroid Transformer doesn't need to cost 2...

FWIW a Torroid Transformer doesn't need to cost 2 or 3 kilo-bucks. Here's a 2500VA hummer for less than half-a-kilo-buck:...
Forum: Community News & Polls   11-19-2014, 08:52 PM
Replies: 125
Views: 4,948
Posted By olyteddy
You'd think that if all this after-market hoo-doo...

You'd think that if all this after-market hoo-doo voo-doo stuff was actually worth it the hi-fi manufacturers would incorporate it into their hi-fi sets, now wouldn't you? ;)
Forum: HDTV Technical   11-17-2014, 08:34 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 243
Posted By olyteddy
Must be pretty boring to limit your programming...

Must be pretty boring to limit your programming that much. IMO there's plent of great SD stuff that will probably never appear as HD. :(
Forum: Home Theater Computers   11-16-2014, 09:36 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 250
Posted By olyteddy
http://www.tomshardware.com/charts/processors,6.ht...

http://www.tomshardware.com/charts/processors,6.html is where I'd start looking. Almost every time I've seen CPU Benchmarks they've had a 'Tom's Hardware' byline.
Forum: Community News & Polls   11-15-2014, 09:46 PM
Replies: 125
Views: 4,948
Posted By olyteddy
The only power conditioner I've ever felt the...

The only power conditioner I've ever felt the need to use was a Trip-Lite stepped auto-transformer and it was in a TV production truck. To test it I ran the truck on 100 feet of 18 gauge extension...
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   11-15-2014, 08:41 PM
Replies: 1,612
Views: 22,630
Posted By olyteddy
Definitely a WTF and probably a NSFW: ...

Definitely a WTF and probably a NSFW:

http://youtu.be/K8nrF5aXPlQ
Forum: Home Theater Computers   11-15-2014, 02:23 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 286
Posted By olyteddy
My In-Depth experience with Wireless Keyboard(s)...

My In-Depth experience with Wireless Keyboard(s) is I've never had a problem with Logitech K400, K260, MK270, Microsoft 800 or a couple different Rosewill sets I've installed, used or sold.
Forum: DVD Recorders (Standard Def)   11-15-2014, 10:54 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 391
Posted By olyteddy
+1 for an HTPC.

+1 for an HTPC.
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   11-14-2014, 06:38 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 295
Posted By olyteddy
Lath and plaster studs are trivial to find. Use a...

Lath and plaster studs are trivial to find. Use a magnetic stud finder, plenty of nails!
Forum: HDTV Programming   11-14-2014, 01:00 PM
Replies: 239
Views: 9,095
Posted By olyteddy
How do we know they knew before picking what the...

How do we know they knew before picking what the challenge was?
Forum: Home Theater Computers   11-14-2014, 11:42 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 1,773
Posted By olyteddy
That's more than $200 more than my last HTPC...

That's more than $200 more than my last HTPC build? Doesn't include WMC? Laptops aren't built for running 24/7?
Forum: Home A/V Distribution   11-14-2014, 09:29 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 237
Posted By olyteddy
First off it's all digital so enough signal is as...

First off it's all digital so enough signal is as good as it gets. Without a meter, hard to say how to connect. Try your diagram and see. However a '5-way' is probably not the right choice as I hear...
Forum: Home A/V Distribution   11-12-2014, 07:31 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 213
Posted By olyteddy
Are you looking for feedthrough or solder/crimp?...

Are you looking for feedthrough or solder/crimp? There are lots of vendors of either but as I said BNC is not inexpensive. Newark, Mouser and DigiKey are three that come to mind. Then there's always...
Forum: Home Automation   11-11-2014, 01:11 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 206
Posted By olyteddy
The main reason for downrating dimmers for LEDs...

The main reason for downrating dimmers for LEDs is the inrush current at start up. I wouldn't chance it.
Forum: Home A/V Distribution   11-11-2014, 01:09 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 213
Posted By olyteddy
Why would you want to use a BNC connector and...

Why would you want to use a BNC connector and then specify 'cheap'???
Forum: Video Download Services & Hardware   11-11-2014, 12:59 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,829
Posted By olyteddy
FoxNews is pretty slanted and plays to the...

FoxNews is pretty slanted and plays to the republicans anyway but I imagine the people who would profit most aren't happy that someone wants to do something that would benefit the common man and not...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   11-10-2014, 09:22 PM
Replies: 2,275
Views: 184,694
Posted By olyteddy
You need to read and follow instructions. Get a...

You need to read and follow instructions. Get a switch or two and you're golden. And yes you could use your old router as a 4 port (3 out, 1 in) switch but why bother?
Forum: Home Theater Computers   11-08-2014, 10:24 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 456
Posted By olyteddy
Read about it on the page I linked.

Read about it on the page I linked.
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   11-08-2014, 10:18 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 316
Posted By olyteddy
http://smile.amazon.com/s/ref=nb_sb_ss_fb_0_10?url...

http://smile.amazon.com/s/ref=nb_sb_ss_fb_0_10?url=search-alias%3Delectronics&field-keywords=toslink+to+rca&sprefix=toslink+to%2Cnull%2C332&rh=n%3A172282%2Ck%3Atoslink+to+rca
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