AVS Forum | Home Theater Discussions And Reviews - Search Results
Baselworld is only a few weeks away. Getting the latest news is easy, Click Here for info on how to join the Watchuseek.com newsletter list. Follow our team for updates featuring event coverage, new product unveilings, watch industry news & more!



Showing results 1 to 25 of 315
Search took 0.42 seconds.
Search: Keyword(s): ; Posts Made By: ahajr143
Forum: DIY Screen Section   12-10-2015, 12:38 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 206
Posted By ahajr143
If you think you might want to paint and watch...

If you think you might want to paint and watch primarily in a darkened room, go with the Flexiwhite. If you don't want to paint and want some ambient light resistance go with the Flexigray.
Forum: DIY Screen Section   10-12-2015, 08:05 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 285
Posted By ahajr143
The gain of white over silver is around 0.85 I...

The gain of white over silver is around 0.85 I believe so you should be fine.
Forum: DIY Screen Section   10-07-2015, 06:18 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 418
Posted By ahajr143
Yes, that is the right material.

Yes, that is the right material.
Forum: DIY Screen Section   09-30-2015, 12:58 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 159
Posted By ahajr143
The science may say that screens can't do such...

The science may say that screens can't do such things but when it comes to viewing "perception is reality". The brain can perceive things differently than they actually are. The science tells me...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   09-30-2015, 09:09 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 597
Posted By ahajr143
0615 would be best of three you referenced.

0615 would be best of three you referenced.
Forum: DIY Screen Section   09-29-2015, 06:58 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 597
Posted By ahajr143
That projector for the screen size you can do...

That projector for the screen size you can do puts out so many lumens that a 1.0 gain white screen will be too bright. A neutral gray matte paint screen will be a gain that is around 0.5-0.9...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   09-18-2015, 10:54 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 2,701
Posted By ahajr143
Check the Voxel Worx Thread under the AVS Vendor...

Check the Voxel Worx Thread under the AVS Vendor Forums
Forum: DIY Screen Section   09-14-2015, 11:33 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 866
Posted By ahajr143
Every time I think I have a screen I might be...

Every time I think I have a screen I might be happy with long term something like this comes along. Oh well, that's what keeps this interesting!
Forum: DIY Screen Section   09-12-2015, 08:33 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 898
Posted By ahajr143
MM, I like the picture rather than the...

MM,

I like the picture rather than the avatar. It prompted me to do the same.
Forum: DIY Screen Section   09-10-2015, 11:57 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 898
Posted By ahajr143
I should have pointed out that all the posted...

I should have pointed out that all the posted photos from the Epson 8100 were taken in theater black I setting and the projector was calibrated for the white milliskin over silver moleskin screen and...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   09-07-2015, 05:30 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 225
Posted By ahajr143
Here is a shot of a 1.1 gain white screen with...

Here is a shot of a 1.1 gain white screen with the Mylar/Spandex combination. For a description and a complete set of comparison photos look at the post in the My DIY Screen Journey (to date)...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   09-07-2015, 05:23 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 898
Posted By ahajr143
I have a rather unique situation in that my...

I have a rather unique situation in that my original 1.1 gain electric drop down screen still hangs behind the valance above my mylar/spandex screen. It is also mounted so that I can lower it in...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   09-04-2015, 05:38 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 225
Posted By ahajr143
If you are worried about imperfections you may...

If you are worried about imperfections you may want too consider what I did. Look at the attached mylar covered frame. Talk about imperfections! Now look at the results from a single layer of...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   08-26-2015, 01:58 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 554
Posted By ahajr143
I don't think that MM ever recommends a curved...

I don't think that MM ever recommends a curved screen unless someone has an anamorphic lens, in which case it is needed. A number of DIY screen builders have created curved screens because they have...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   08-25-2015, 09:15 AM
Replies: 1,160
Views: 109,073
Posted By ahajr143
Nicely done:D

Nicely done:D
Forum: DIY Screen Section   08-24-2015, 08:49 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 898
Posted By ahajr143
Here are the photos

Here are the photos
Forum: DIY Screen Section   08-24-2015, 08:26 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 898
Posted By ahajr143
Call off the Ranger. As luck would have it after...

Call off the Ranger. As luck would have it after the last post I received an email from UPS saying my package had been delivered. I got home to find a small box containing my silver matte milliskin...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   08-24-2015, 01:03 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 898
Posted By ahajr143
The spandex made it to Dallas but not onto the...

The spandex made it to Dallas but not onto the UPS truck. It is slated to be delivered tomorrow. Hopefully comparison pictures tomorrow night.
Forum: DIY Screen Section   08-24-2015, 12:50 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,087
Posted By ahajr143
The building of the frame is the same for spandex...

The building of the frame is the same for spandex or Flexigray/Flexiwhite or even blackout cloth. The best way to build the frame is with a Kreg jig with the depth of the frame being the width of...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   08-21-2015, 02:04 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 898
Posted By ahajr143
The milliskin matte silver is on the way and is...

The milliskin matte silver is on the way and is slated to be delivered on Monday. I will try to mount Monday evening and take pictures.
Forum: DIY Screen Section   08-21-2015, 02:00 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 375
Posted By ahajr143
With ambient light the Flexigray will outperform...

With ambient light the Flexigray will outperform any white screen. The blue push that the review described is common and can be taken care of by calibrating the projector. If the blue push is the...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   08-21-2015, 01:14 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 851
Posted By ahajr143
Flexiwhite gives a great 1.1 gain screen for dark...

Flexiwhite gives a great 1.1 gain screen for dark theaters but it can also be painted with a high performance paint mix like Silver Fire to give even a higher gain screen with the added ambient light...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   08-20-2015, 05:56 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 898
Posted By ahajr143
I pinned a layer of white matte milliskin spandex...

I pinned a layer of white matte milliskin spandex on top of the silver moleskin/mylar screen as shown in the photo below. I then took some shots for comparison. The images seemed dimmer but the...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   08-20-2015, 05:44 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 851
Posted By ahajr143
About 0.85.

About 0.85.
Forum: DIY Screen Section   08-19-2015, 07:27 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 851
Posted By ahajr143
The wood is 1x3" poplar that was mitered and...

The wood is 1x3" poplar that was mitered and glued and reinforced with L and T brackets. The photo is looking at the back of the frame. The plywood blocks are the homemade French cleats that I cut...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 315

 
Forum Jump: