AVS | 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 5000
Search took 0.99 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: MississippiMan
Forum: DIY Screen Section   04-19-2015, 10:41 AM
Replies: 834
Views: 82,969
Posted By MississippiMan
phred_t, If you contact me via PM I might be...

phred_t,

If you contact me via PM I might be able to get you a "best price" from Piedmont.
Forum: DIY Screen Section   04-19-2015, 06:59 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 68
Posted By MississippiMan
narhic_fd...

narhic_fd (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/members/8303147-narhic_fd.html),

Yeah, I seem to remember how you had fits and spasms over how much water to add. Or how little. But in the end, it's...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   04-19-2015, 06:49 AM
Replies: 834
Views: 82,969
Posted By MississippiMan
.................viola. :D Piedmont Plastics...

.................viola. :D

Piedmont Plastics
Cincinnati
10880 Kenwood Rd Bldg D Cincinnati, OH 45242-2812
Phone ...... 513.733.9200
Toll Free .. 800.450.7898
...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   04-19-2015, 06:15 AM
Replies: 834
Views: 82,969
Posted By MississippiMan
Hang on......if it can be done, it's about to...

Hang on......if it can be done, it's about to happen. :cool:
Forum: DIY Screen Section   04-18-2015, 04:31 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 68
Posted By MississippiMan
^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^ :o Please allow me...

^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^ :o

Please allow me some slack....it was 3:33 am and I was typing to get sleepy again.

First time out working for a full day since late Feb. and it had me draggin'....
Forum: DIY Screen Section   04-18-2015, 01:33 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 68
Posted By MississippiMan
91" Silver Fire3.0 Screen over Fireplace on Field Stone Wall w/Sort Throw PJ.

Here is a new example of a rather challenging installation.

This application involves a Family Room / Kitchen area that has a Beamed Ceiling, low hanging Ceiling Fan, and a Full Wall of "Floor to...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   04-17-2015, 11:49 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 143
Posted By MississippiMan
Usually by the 5th coat the surface starts...

Usually by the 5th coat the surface starts looking like it is filling in nicely.

If you sticks to doing Duster coats at the speed (3' -sec.) and prescribed distance (12" - 14" max) and Row Overlap...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   04-17-2015, 11:35 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 103
Posted By MississippiMan
If you spray paint the screen using the Duster...

If you spray paint the screen using the Duster technique as described in many threads on here, no Priming will be required.

You can save yourself some time and go ahead and plan on painting the DW...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   04-17-2015, 11:28 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 21
Posted By MississippiMan
Some steps cannot be bypassed or overlooked: ...

Some steps cannot be bypassed or overlooked:


Shop for the needed lengths of Clear, Kiln-Dried Poplar at Home Depot



You still need to hand pick for straightness. No Bows either way or...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   04-17-2015, 05:45 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 151
Posted By MississippiMan
I got the info off the Acer Website. That is...

I got the info off the Acer Website.

That is going to be the only real reference, and I only posted such as a counterpoint to the other Acer.

Really, this is all counterproductive to the OP,...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   04-17-2015, 05:14 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 103
Posted By MississippiMan
With Suede or Glossy your only choices, it...

With Suede or Glossy your only choices, it doesn't sound like either laminate would be a good choice.

When I wrote about "viewing position" I was referring to the height of the viewers eye level...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   04-17-2015, 05:04 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 59
Posted By MississippiMan
What are you trying to attempt? To hang it flat...

What are you trying to attempt? To hang it flat on a surface to spray then remove it to mount elsewhere?

Anything you use that is strong enough to hold the material in a vertical position will...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   04-16-2015, 04:47 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 151
Posted By MississippiMan
Well, the better model Acer below is the one to...

Well, the better model Acer below is the one to consider
H7550ST


It has a higher Contrast ratio - 16,000:1 vs 10,000:1
(the Optoma GT1080 states 25,000:1 )

It has Stereo Speakers, as does...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   04-16-2015, 04:25 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 143
Posted By MississippiMan
I run the Gun at full output using a 1mm needle...

I run the Gun at full output using a 1mm needle kit.

Judge the viscosity of the Mix both by mixing & straining.

When you mix (stir) and lift the Mixing tool out, the paint should literally...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   04-16-2015, 12:20 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 103
Posted By MississippiMan
Yes...Hot Spotting is a potential issue, and with...

Yes...Hot Spotting is a potential issue, and with much less brighter PJs than the W1070....even on Economy. One of the singular reasons it was never a "go to" application except fpr those with CRTs...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   04-16-2015, 12:12 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 151
Posted By MississippiMan
Gotta be 115" diagonal. The other size is way...

Gotta be 115" diagonal. The other size is way beyond his original concept of the considered throw distance, and in any case, with a room having only at the most 10' 9" width (129") he would be...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   04-16-2015, 10:48 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 166
Posted By MississippiMan
Yes, And it does it with excellence.

Yes,

And it does it with excellence.
Forum: DIY Screen Section   04-16-2015, 06:17 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 59
Posted By MississippiMan
Paint w/Primer is really only a better class of...

Paint w/Primer is really only a better class of paint that covers more easily.

Certain Primers are specifically made to effect coverage over problem areas such as Water stains, wall markings,...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   04-15-2015, 02:54 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 151
Posted By MississippiMan
The best projector around with 2000...

The best projector around with 2000 lumen....1080p....lens shift....and the fastest gamer you can ever hope to have would be the good 'ol Epson 8350

You won't spend $1000.00, but as I said....it's...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   04-15-2015, 12:09 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 151
Posted By MississippiMan
You don't seem to grasp one of the most important...

You don't seem to grasp one of the most important things.

The room is only 10' -9" deep at the most. So the W1070 would have to be almost "butt against the back wall" if that particular depth...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   04-15-2015, 09:13 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 148
Posted By MississippiMan
The Lamp Life of the Brilens is grossly...

The Lamp Life of the Brilens is grossly overstated, and in no way will it ever approach even 1/3rd the stated Lamp Life.
Sorry,...but that is just the way a Chinese Company that only makes 1...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   04-15-2015, 08:50 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 151
Posted By MississippiMan
Actually it is the W1070 that would have to be...

Actually it is the W1070 that would have to be mounted so low it would have to be almost level with your screen's top edge.

At a 4.4" Throw, the Optoma has 9" of Image Offset, so when mounted...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   04-15-2015, 07:25 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 151
Posted By MississippiMan
You might want to consider the Optoma GT1080 ...

You might want to consider the Optoma GT1080

It is a short throw PJ, so from just 6' away mounted on the Ceiling you can get that 115"er, and when Gaming you can crowd the screen as close as 4'...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   04-15-2015, 03:41 AM
Replies: 2,115
Views: 169,109
Posted By MississippiMan
Both have MHL, both sport 5 yrs Warranty, and the...

Both have MHL, both sport 5 yrs Warranty, and the GT1080 states 500 additional points of Contrast as well as adds ISF Certification. The EH200ST has 200 more Lumen coming in at 3K as it does. The...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   04-15-2015, 02:14 AM
Replies: 834
Views: 82,969
Posted By MississippiMan
Yes.....

Yes.....
Showing results 1 to 25 of 5000

 
Forum Jump: