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Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   08-03-2015, 04:56 PM
Replies: 212
Views: 8,022
Posted By robnix
Holy expensive power batman! I pay 9.451 cents in...

Holy expensive power batman! I pay 9.451 cents in the Pacific Northwest.


Nice that you base your experience and opinion on one TV. Not all plasmas were great, LG for example put out some pretty...
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   08-02-2015, 11:00 AM
Replies: 212
Views: 8,022
Posted By robnix
You've already repeated to me at least twice. ;)

You've already repeated to me at least twice. ;)
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   08-02-2015, 09:18 AM
Replies: 212
Views: 8,022
Posted By robnix
My 2003 Volvo has one too. I use it with an...

My 2003 Volvo has one too. I use it with an iphone -> cassette adapter :p
Forum: Audio Theory, Setup, and Chat   08-02-2015, 01:34 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 783
Posted By robnix
Wow - with that logic I guess we should never buy...

Wow - with that logic I guess we should never buy used cars, books, furniture, electronics, clothes, etc.. for that matter we should stop donating used items to the Salvation Army as well. :rolleyes:
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   08-01-2015, 11:57 PM
Replies: 212
Views: 8,022
Posted By robnix
Repeat the lie long enough and people will...

Repeat the lie long enough and people will believe it. It still doesn't make it true.
Forum: Audio Theory, Setup, and Chat   08-01-2015, 11:39 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 783
Posted By robnix
I was at 7-11 today getting a Slurpee...yum......

I was at 7-11 today getting a Slurpee...yum... they had BR's in cardboard sleeves for $3.99. The selection was surprisingly decent as well including Nick and Norah's Infinite Playlist and Up in the...
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   08-01-2015, 12:39 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 44
Posted By robnix
I'm going to use the HDHomerun Prime with a cable...

I'm going to use the HDHomerun Prime with a cable card for pretty much what I think you're trying to do.

The steps will be something like this:


Use the prime to record
Scrape the...
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   07-30-2015, 05:30 PM
Replies: 212
Views: 8,022
Posted By robnix
B.S. on your power hyperbole - and there was...

B.S. on your power hyperbole - and there was only one LCD that ever matched one of the best of the plasmas

Here's my original post on this:...
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   07-29-2015, 07:45 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 129
Posted By robnix
I use it to pull a copy to my ipad when I travel...

I use it to pull a copy to my ipad when I travel but that's about it.
Forum: Screens   07-29-2015, 10:53 AM
Replies: 1,574
Views: 286,797
Posted By robnix
website just came up for me.

website just came up for me.
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   07-28-2015, 06:00 PM
Replies: 6,513
Views: 143,842
Posted By robnix
Multipass!

Multipass!
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   07-28-2015, 12:43 PM
Replies: 212
Views: 8,022
Posted By robnix
I did the math on this once using the last of the...

I did the math on this once using the last of the Pioneer Elites and a Panasonic VT50 against my local power costs. The additional power cost over 7 years for the plasma didn't come close to the...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   07-26-2015, 09:46 AM
Replies: 1,994
Views: 163,122
Posted By robnix
Nice deal!

Nice deal!
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   07-26-2015, 07:39 AM
Replies: 1,994
Views: 163,122
Posted By robnix
You should pay more attention Dude. He's in...

You should pay more attention Dude.

He's in Canada, the list price is 4999.00 at the Sony Canada store. Sales taxes in Canada can be 12-15%, so $5600.00 should be about the right price for him.
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   07-25-2015, 09:57 AM
Replies: 13,964
Views: 1,222,928
Posted By robnix
http://www.amazon.com/EcoBox-65-Inch-75-Inch-Scree...

http://www.amazon.com/EcoBox-65-Inch-75-Inch-Screen-E-7357/dp/B00KNC4W7C/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1437843346&sr=8-1&keywords=ecobox+65%22

Add some bubble wrap and popcorn. Pack well and you should...
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   07-24-2015, 10:12 PM
Replies: 287
Views: 14,600
Posted By robnix
Then trick is to use an MCE Keyboard IR Reciever...

Then trick is to use an MCE Keyboard IR Reciever and a programmable remote so you can keybind everything to buttons.
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   07-23-2015, 09:24 PM
Replies: 1,449
Views: 120,470
Posted By robnix
Take it apart and see if there's a sticker on the...

Take it apart and see if there's a sticker on the center of the fan that has the part number on it. A lot of these fans are easy to source on Ebay.
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   07-22-2015, 05:12 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,558
Posted By robnix
The three of us that went to see this thought it...

The three of us that went to see this thought it was thoroughly mediocre and bland. The tone and plot jumped all over the place, sometimes disrupting individual scenes. Too many ancillary characters,...
Forum: Screens   07-21-2015, 03:45 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 231
Posted By robnix
I have a 96" CCW and don't see any sheen at all....

I have a 96" CCW and don't see any sheen at all. I found that the samples are just too small to do any real comparison.

Viewing angles are excellent, I'm pretty far off to the side when I'm at my...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   07-19-2015, 12:35 PM
Replies: 1,427
Views: 278,420
Posted By robnix
It's been a long time, but I don't recall it...

It's been a long time, but I don't recall it being difficult to put back on at all. If you're concerned, crimp the terminal a bit with some pliers I guess.

I keep mine in standby, the LED is red...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   07-17-2015, 06:08 AM
Replies: 1,427
Views: 278,420
Posted By robnix
I don't recall it being difficult to reattach....

I don't recall it being difficult to reattach. Haven't had any problems since.
Forum: Community News & Polls   07-13-2015, 05:49 PM
Replies: 175
Views: 4,735
Posted By robnix
After the way LG handled getting caught...

After the way LG handled getting caught collecting your personal data, I'll never buy anything LG again.
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   07-12-2015, 06:33 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 611
Posted By robnix
No you don't, plex recommends a CPU Pasmark score...

No you don't, plex recommends a CPU Pasmark score of 2000 to transcode a single 1080p stream, a 2.4Ghz Core2 Duo would work. A 480i stream would be easy for that CPU. If more power is needed, 2nd Gen...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   07-11-2015, 09:49 PM
Replies: 1,994
Views: 163,122
Posted By robnix
The eyes have it. Had a nagging feeling it was...

The eyes have it. Had a nagging feeling it was time. Replaced the bulb and it's like I have new projector. This is our primary viewing device so I may just start replacing the bulb every 6 months or...
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   07-11-2015, 09:26 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 611
Posted By robnix
This is why plex is so awesome. You can keep the...

This is why plex is so awesome. You can keep the rip in it's original state, and have plex do the transcoding then sync the file to your device. Ripping and converting 1500 DVD's will take a looooong...
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