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Forum: HDTV Recorders   12-05-2014, 11:28 AM
Replies: 1,059
Views: 58,853
Posted By Y2KFirehawk
This thread is awesome. I was a Windows XP MCE...

This thread is awesome. I was a Windows XP MCE user for a long time in the infancy of HDTV. Along came HDTV and there was not a "home-brew" tuner option so I ended up going TiVO. Missed many of the...
Forum: General Home Theater & Media/Game Rooms   12-05-2014, 08:33 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,088
Posted By Y2KFirehawk
After the painting is finished, I'm going to...

After the painting is finished, I'm going to finish the electrical to bring the wall circuits online. I'll also tag in the tile guy so then we can move forward with the kitchenette cabinets and...
Forum: General Home Theater & Media/Game Rooms   12-05-2014, 08:32 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,088
Posted By Y2KFirehawk
Long overdue project update... Tile was...

Long overdue project update...

Tile was delivered and still waiting to be installed.. Finished the drywall
http://www.avsforum.com/forum/attachment.php?attachmentid=403826&d=1417796894...
Forum: General Home Theater & Media/Game Rooms   09-19-2014, 10:29 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,088
Posted By Y2KFirehawk
Not much progress to show... Brought all the...

Not much progress to show... Brought all the circuits hanging/coiled from the ceiling in to the panel but didn't tie them in to breakers yet since drywall is still to be completed. Tile should be...
Forum: General Home Theater & Media/Game Rooms   09-09-2014, 09:27 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,088
Posted By Y2KFirehawk
At the great advice provided, I wired for a...

At the great advice provided, I wired for a secondary sub location. (Blue rounded boxes)
http://www.avsforum.com/forum/attachment.php?attachmentid=254594&stc=1&d=1410279348
Forum: General Home Theater & Media/Game Rooms   09-09-2014, 07:30 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,088
Posted By Y2KFirehawk
Making progress! Insulation 95% ...

Making progress! Insulation 95%
http://www.avsforum.com/forum/attachment.php?attachmentid=254402&stc=1&d=1410272781

We got the drywall in through the egress window with 1/8" to spare on each side...
Forum: General Home Theater & Media/Game Rooms   09-07-2014, 02:22 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,088
Posted By Y2KFirehawk
Thanks for the input! I was actually going to run...

Thanks for the input! I was actually going to run RCA cable but now you mentioning RG 6 makes sense as to why the Monoprice wall plate I got has coax on the back "connection" side...! I shall take...
Forum: General Home Theater & Media/Game Rooms   09-05-2014, 07:22 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,088
Posted By Y2KFirehawk
So I am unsure about subwoofer placement....

So I am unsure about subwoofer placement. Originally I was thinking in front below the screen... Now I am thinking over in the corner to the left of the screen/seating area.
Forum: General Home Theater & Media/Game Rooms   09-04-2014, 06:33 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 512
Posted By Y2KFirehawk
Tuning in as I may someday have this problem...

Tuning in as I may someday have this problem if/when I decide to spin up the servers I have at home. I like the fart fan idea :)
Forum: General Home Theater & Media/Game Rooms   09-03-2014, 12:51 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 483
Posted By Y2KFirehawk
Something like this could also be an option. ...

Something like this could also be an option.

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16836121050&cm_re=z-5500-_-36-121-050-_-Product (http://*******/1nXIXrN)
Forum: General Home Theater & Media/Game Rooms   09-03-2014, 10:34 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,088
Posted By Y2KFirehawk
Today I picked up a ton of pink fully stuff...

Today I picked up a ton of pink fully stuff (insulation) as well... R30 will be going in the ceilings in an effort to contain the sound. "Pink is the new green", or so the bags say! :)
Forum: General Home Theater & Media/Game Rooms   09-03-2014, 10:31 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,088
Posted By Y2KFirehawk
Making progress...! Got the projector...

Making progress...!

Got the projector mounting point backing in place.
http://www.avsforum.com/forum/attachment.php?attachmentid=244025&stc=1&d=1409764833

Boxed out the front speaker...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   08-28-2014, 06:22 PM
Replies: 589
Views: 138,358
Posted By Y2KFirehawk
Bump for updates!

Bump for updates!
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   08-27-2014, 10:21 AM
Replies: 315
Views: 55,897
Posted By Y2KFirehawk
Agreed! Tuning in.

Agreed! Tuning in.
Forum: General Home Theater & Media/Game Rooms   08-27-2014, 09:27 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,088
Posted By Y2KFirehawk
The equipment list is a mix/match of some old and...

The equipment list is a mix/match of some old and some new. As funds allow (and you guys nudge) things may change...!

Projector: Mitsubishi HD1000U (Purchased new years ago and served as a primary...
Forum: General Home Theater & Media/Game Rooms   08-27-2014, 08:11 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,088
Posted By Y2KFirehawk
Talking Y2KFirehawk's Media/Family Room Build

Moved in to our "new" home 2 years ago today. :cool: Built in 2007 by NVHomes it is/was their "Empress" model. We're the second owners.

For the last 2 years we had been talking about finishing the...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   05-18-2013, 12:19 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,154
Posted By Y2KFirehawk
Quote:Originally Posted by...

Quote:Originally Posted by xcrunner529 http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/t/1425609/migrating-from-ceton-to-hdhomerun#post_22351592)

Quit making things...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   02-07-2013, 07:55 AM
Replies: 163
Views: 28,474
Posted By Y2KFirehawk
Quote:Originally Posted by...

Quote:Originally Posted by quattroG http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/t/557517/lehigh-valley-pa-hdtv/150#post_22875943)

That's funny. I am looking on doing...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   12-11-2012, 08:02 AM
Replies: 415
Views: 88,569
Posted By Y2KFirehawk
It's great to see this thread still going years...

It's great to see this thread still going years later! Nice work.
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   10-03-2010, 08:06 AM
Replies: 415
Views: 88,569
Posted By Y2KFirehawk
Quote:Originally Posted by elmalloc...

Quote:Originally Posted by elmalloc http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/19281333)

Almost done with my MAME Cocktail cabinet. Will post a video when...
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   08-03-2010, 05:59 PM
Replies: 1,500
Views: 279,252
Posted By Y2KFirehawk
Finally tuning in to this thread after owning...

Finally tuning in to this thread after owning the set for almost a year! We use the set primarily for daytime viewing. (Night time viewing is my FP setup...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   06-13-2010, 01:05 PM
Replies: 2,605
Views: 295,763
Posted By Y2KFirehawk
Quote:Originally Posted by Megacam...

Quote:Originally Posted by Megacam http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/18769377)

has anyone ever had a bulb explode on them? I ask because the...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   06-11-2010, 12:59 PM
Replies: 2,605
Views: 295,763
Posted By Y2KFirehawk
Quote:Originally Posted by Megacam...

Quote:Originally Posted by Megacam http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/18763295)

do most of you just reset the time and continue to use the bulbs?...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   06-10-2010, 08:44 AM
Replies: 2,605
Views: 295,763
Posted By Y2KFirehawk
Quote:Originally Posted by Paladyr1...

Quote:Originally Posted by Paladyr1 http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/18756597)

I like this projector but how can anyone stand the whine from the...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   05-29-2010, 10:05 AM
Replies: 2,605
Views: 295,763
Posted By Y2KFirehawk
Quote:Originally Posted by BigCrutch...

Quote:Originally Posted by BigCrutch http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/18705016)

I've had an HD1000 for over a year, and it's been awesome, I can...
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