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Forum: DIY Screen Section   03-03-2015, 06:06 PM
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Posted By MississippiMan
Well, that puts you squarely over on the Screens...

Well, that puts you squarely over on the Screens Forum here on out.

The screen is fairly low tech and still pricy. You could easily accomplish the same thing with the right shade of...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   03-03-2015, 05:34 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 35
Posted By MississippiMan
Contact them and state/refer to the original...

Contact them and state/refer to the original order arrangements. Your request isn't out of the ordinary, and it's possible for someone to screw up. And besides, even if the foul went deep, and the...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   03-03-2015, 03:38 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 77
Posted By MississippiMan
Actually...I'm now completely done painting, (I...

Actually...I'm now completely done painting, (I managed 7 coats in under 2.5 hours last night.... )and I've already gave it a tryout, even with the paint only 90 minutes dry.

In actuality there is...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   03-03-2015, 02:22 PM
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Views: 81,645
Posted By MississippiMan
Yes...it's acceptable.

Yes...it's acceptable.
Forum: DIY Screen Section   03-03-2015, 07:37 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 77
Posted By MississippiMan
The screen is a modest size at 110" diagonal. ...

The screen is a modest size at 110" diagonal.

I like that. :D

I plan on using the SF v2.5 2.0 level and running thE PJ in low lamp mode calibrated to the screen, and using Cinema Mode as...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   03-02-2015, 07:35 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 271
Posted By MississippiMan
That was to be my suggestion....White Pearl. ...

That was to be my suggestion....White Pearl.

If Red is to be added you should "Start" at 96th oz of Red Oxide and go forward. You can auways adjust upward, but go too far and reversing can be...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   03-02-2015, 07:09 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 49
Posted By MississippiMan
Typo. Should have been "Matte". not all certain...

Typo. Should have been "Matte". not all certain how that slipped in.....

And yes....that is the one.
Forum: DIY Screen Section   03-02-2015, 12:38 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 77
Posted By MississippiMan
110" Silver Fire Drywall Screen

.....my first attempt at painting since recovering from my knock in the head.

The wall being used is in fairly good condition, with only three small areas that require a small coating of drywall...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   03-02-2015, 12:23 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 49
Posted By MississippiMan
With your bright projector and attic fully light...

With your bright projector and attic fully light control room, after you prime you could then apply a very light grey slept interior enamel via roller and whined up with results that you will be very...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   03-02-2015, 12:18 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,415
Posted By MississippiMan
Yes...rolling always carries the risk of uneven...

Yes...rolling always carries the risk of uneven application because of variable pressure and roller load. You could sand one more time and try re coating the entire screen, or you could sand and then...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   03-02-2015, 12:10 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 84
Posted By MississippiMan
Marticus100, Sadly, any screen you place...

Marticus100,

Sadly, any screen you place over the speakers will grossly affect the sound. In that case your adivce received to avoid such was indeed good advice.

No chance of relocating the...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   03-02-2015, 06:37 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 271
Posted By MississippiMan
Basically, if the screen is already so tinted as...

Basically, if the screen is already so tinted as to show "rosette" in shade, it's almost certainly too far beyond what variable the PJ's on Mode is doing that needs compensation.

You might still...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   03-02-2015, 06:31 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 84
Posted By MississippiMan
Well Sir, you want to live in a perfect world and...

Well Sir, you want to live in a perfect world and there ain't no such critter.

Any AT material that might be suited for being retracted won't come cheap.
It also will not come with the necessary...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   03-01-2015, 08:09 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 90
Posted By MississippiMan
I concur wholeheartedly

I concur wholeheartedly
Forum: DIY Screen Section   03-01-2015, 08:02 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 183
Posted By MississippiMan
A Manual Tab Tensioned screen was linked to, and...

A Manual Tab Tensioned screen was linked to, and it could be hung on Hooks.

If 299.00 is too much, well then yeah...it's gonna be hard.
Forum: DIY Screen Section   03-01-2015, 07:59 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 271
Posted By MississippiMan
Yep. It is too limiting in nature. If enough is...

Yep. It is too limiting in nature. If enough is used to actually increase gain perceptibly, then artifacts and graininess come into play. Use enough masking agent to prevent that, and you have...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   03-01-2015, 10:05 AM
Replies: 881
Views: 71,550
Posted By MississippiMan
Your welcome. In your search, focus on the...

Your welcome.

In your search, focus on the finest mesh available, but one that has the least density, and therein the most translucency.
Forum: DIY Screen Section   03-01-2015, 10:02 AM
Replies: 272
Views: 13,283
Posted By MississippiMan
Modern Masters was considered and tried. It was...

Modern Masters was considered and tried. It was determined to simply be a Faux Metallic paint, but one that introduced more issues that solutions.

Your right in one respect....you have to watch...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   03-01-2015, 09:51 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 271
Posted By MississippiMan
I understand your point about the PJs native...

I understand your point about the PJs native contrast....to a point.

I however must state that the PJ has only one level of Native Contrast, and any setting that reduces that level is simply...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   03-01-2015, 08:24 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 776
Posted By MississippiMan
A bit of an odd post. Obviously you should...

A bit of an odd post.

Obviously you should pose a question of some sort, something that applies to your needs or interest.

You know....like you did when you posted on the Sub Woofer Forum...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   03-01-2015, 08:16 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 271
Posted By MississippiMan
First off, I think your overlooking the fact that...

First off, I think your overlooking the fact that with different levels of ambient light come different requirements in a surface to compensate. Either Mfg surfaces or painted surface, both...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   02-28-2015, 07:54 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 171
Posted By MississippiMan
That's easy enough........here's the best value...

That's easy enough........here's the best value around on a 1080p 4K Lumen PJ with better than average Contrast (50K:1)
http://www.projectorcentral.com/BenQ-SH940.htm
Shoot...it even has H&V Lens...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   02-28-2015, 07:47 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 183
Posted By MississippiMan
What cluncky? It would take up not one bit of...

What cluncky? It would take up not one bit of extra space that a retractable occupying the same space would. It hangs from the Ceiling...never touches the floor

And...it would never have or...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   02-28-2015, 09:11 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 183
Posted By MississippiMan
By mounting Screw Flanges onto the Ceiling...

By mounting Screw Flanges onto the Ceiling (supported behind by Plywood Plates) you could do a suspended Frame. If your gonna consider a "swinging hook" affair, you certainly could do painted...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   02-28-2015, 07:57 AM
Replies: 881
Views: 71,550
Posted By MississippiMan
You did of course get that in reverse....you put...

You did of course get that in reverse....you put the Mesh Cloth over the painted surface

Your results looked to improve things on several fronts, but in high ambient light the screen still looked...
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