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Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   07-30-2014, 05:33 AM
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Posted By BIGmouthinDC
What kind of studs and what is the spacing?...

What kind of studs and what is the spacing? Welcome to the forum, just so you know we are all about building the space and could care less about your equipment at this stage.
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   07-30-2014, 05:20 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 326
Posted By BIGmouthinDC
What are your feelings (Wants) about screen size...

What are your feelings (Wants) about screen size and seating?
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   07-29-2014, 05:03 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 277
Posted By BIGmouthinDC
There are options for draining a wet bar sink...

There are options for draining a wet bar sink that are independent of a pipe in the floor. Specifically you put a mini-sump pump under the sink hidden in the cabinet and then pump the gray water up...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   07-29-2014, 04:52 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 140
Posted By BIGmouthinDC
print this out and take with you, If HD doesn't...

print this out and take with you, If HD doesn't stock it in your location look for a local building supply company that specializes in drywall, they will have metal framing supplies and there is a...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   07-29-2014, 10:54 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 140
Posted By BIGmouthinDC
1 5/8 steel track, what you see I've found at...

1 5/8 steel track, what you see I've found at Home depot in the steel studs section. Not my project but looks similar.
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   07-29-2014, 05:37 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 277
Posted By BIGmouthinDC
You should also consider what soundproofing...

You should also consider what soundproofing measures you are interested in, because if you are interested the contractor needs to frame differently than normal practices. He may not even know how....
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   07-29-2014, 05:34 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 277
Posted By BIGmouthinDC
flip the theater 90 dgress and put it where the...

flip the theater 90 dgress and put it where the bar and the back of the theater are currently.

then put your bar where the front of the theater is currentlyu.

Having to walk through the theater...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   07-29-2014, 05:25 AM
Replies: 1,230
Views: 57,469
Posted By BIGmouthinDC
My reading of Atmos is that instead of assigning...

My reading of Atmos is that instead of assigning channels to the soundtrack the soundtrack contains spacial location data. At the decoding receiver end the algorithm assigns sound to the available...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   07-28-2014, 08:52 PM
Replies: 1,230
Views: 57,469
Posted By BIGmouthinDC
This weeks progress will not be very apparent in...

This weeks progress will not be very apparent in a comparison of last weeks to this weeks pictures, When we left last week we had a bunch of wall sections standing by themselves in place. This week...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   07-28-2014, 03:28 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 221
Posted By BIGmouthinDC
What is above the room? How handy are you at...

What is above the room?
How handy are you at patching drywall?
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   07-28-2014, 05:46 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 405
Posted By BIGmouthinDC
break out of the square mindset.

break out of the square mindset.
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   07-27-2014, 08:17 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 185
Posted By BIGmouthinDC
if you are serious about the floor, put down a...

if you are serious about the floor, put down a layer of Serenity mat (Rubber). Then float two layers of 5/8 OSB with Green Glue between layers with screws only securing the layers together not though...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   07-27-2014, 05:51 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 8,335
Posted By BIGmouthinDC
I have used both and F is not worth the extra $...

I have used both and F is not worth the extra $ unless you are looking for some degree of accoustical transparancy and Triple Velvet is not as transparent.

Check back with me next week as I have...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   07-27-2014, 03:49 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 284
Posted By BIGmouthinDC
I know for a fact that it works, of course triple...

I know for a fact that it works, of course triple rock takes it one step further, see curve frenzy. As a general rule in my experience whenever someone says they did something soundproofing related...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   07-27-2014, 03:31 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 284
Posted By BIGmouthinDC
build the media closet after the theater shell is...

build the media closet after the theater shell is built, so the entire space is inside a soundproofed drywall bunker.
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   07-27-2014, 03:29 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 284
Posted By BIGmouthinDC
you should be getting you advice from Ted at...

you should be getting you advice from Ted at Soundproofingcompany.com. You will also save money.

forget about Homasote , you can't beat damped mass for isolating bass frequencies.

Two layers of...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   07-27-2014, 03:22 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 483
Posted By BIGmouthinDC
keep it quiet

keep it quiet
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   07-26-2014, 06:24 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 88
Posted By BIGmouthinDC
You will discover that a lot of home theaters are...

You will discover that a lot of home theaters are designed by specialists who never physically set foot in your room, All you need to send them is a measured floor plan and some photos and they can...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   07-25-2014, 02:40 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 337
Posted By BIGmouthinDC
no, there are several brands on acoustical...

no, there are several brands on acoustical sealant on the market that all function about the same basically heavy bodied stays flexible caulk that you use to fill gaps.

Then there is material used...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   07-25-2014, 02:39 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 221
Posted By BIGmouthinDC
For in chair task lighting think about recessed...

For in chair task lighting think about recessed cans with pinhole baffles that only shine down. Make sure room lighting is on several switches so you can totally turn off the front third of the room...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   07-25-2014, 11:26 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 337
Posted By BIGmouthinDC
you can buy individual tubes of Green Glue on...

you can buy individual tubes of Green Glue on line and local commercial building suppliers will have insulation alternatives.
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   07-25-2014, 09:21 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 337
Posted By BIGmouthinDC
define locally

define locally
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   07-25-2014, 09:09 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 337
Posted By BIGmouthinDC
damped mass usually trumps insulation when it...

damped mass usually trumps insulation when it comes to blocking sound. I would use a couple layers of 1/2 inch MDF with Green Glue between layers and at least an inch of a sound insulation product...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   07-24-2014, 02:42 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 235
Posted By BIGmouthinDC
speaker wire 101, quick table included. ...

speaker wire 101, quick table included.

http://www.roger-russell.com/wire/wire.htm
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   07-24-2014, 10:11 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 256
Posted By BIGmouthinDC
So I started to wonder, now that you can actually...

So I started to wonder, now that you can actually legally grow wacky tobaccey how much can you make? If you believe this article if you have a 10x10 spare room over $100,000 per year.
...
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