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Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   05-01-2015, 01:09 PM
Replies: 330
Views: 24,759
Posted By quamosa
New toy just came in! ...

New toy just came in!

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Hoping to get a crisper Fios picture. We shall see... but I'm going away for the weekend for...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   04-30-2015, 09:21 PM
Replies: 248
Views: 18,898
Posted By quamosa
Perfect! Thanks for the suggestion!

Perfect! Thanks for the suggestion!
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   04-30-2015, 09:42 AM
Replies: 248
Views: 18,898
Posted By quamosa
Wiring looks clean! Besides, hopefully, you are...

Wiring looks clean! Besides, hopefully, you are the only one who will ever need to be seeing them. I'm not looking forward to dealing with the spaghetti monster of wires I have hanging behind my...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   04-27-2015, 08:33 AM
Replies: 330
Views: 24,759
Posted By quamosa
You know my original design included pockets...

You know my original design included pockets doors. It sucks to hear you've had a negative experience with them. I think they are really cool how they slide in and out instead of swinging. Although I...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   04-27-2015, 07:28 AM
Replies: 330
Views: 24,759
Posted By quamosa
To get the rough opening ready for the doors, I...

To get the rough opening ready for the doors, I added the 3/4" pine board and cleaned up the drywall. Here's the action packed picture...
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Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   04-23-2015, 10:26 AM
Replies: 330
Views: 24,759
Posted By quamosa
I turned my attention to the main entrance to the...

I turned my attention to the main entrance to the theater. The exterior double door width I bought is 62 3/4 but the rough opening I framed is 62 1/2.
...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   04-22-2015, 10:41 AM
Replies: 330
Views: 24,759
Posted By quamosa
Installed my first door ever. The rear...

Installed my first door ever.

The rear entrance to the theater has a door height thats about 2 inches too short for a standard 80" door so I had to trim off about 3" from the frame and 2" from the...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   04-18-2015, 08:02 PM
Replies: 330
Views: 24,759
Posted By quamosa
Put up a few pendants over the bar. I think they...

Put up a few pendants over the bar. I think they are stainless steel or brushed nickel. I forget. I originally bought some firey red ones but decided that I've taken enough design risks for this...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   04-16-2015, 08:03 PM
Replies: 330
Views: 24,759
Posted By quamosa
This was supposed to be a budget build. Was...

This was supposed to be a budget build. Was hoping to keep it under 5k which is quite laughable considering the projector was over half that. Not to mention I spent a good chunk of change on all the...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   04-15-2015, 08:51 PM
Replies: 330
Views: 24,759
Posted By quamosa
The staining center. Drying overnight then poly...

The staining center.
Drying overnight then poly tomorrow evening.

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Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   04-13-2015, 06:58 PM
Replies: 981
Views: 158,741
Posted By quamosa
Wholllly crap. Thats an excellent idea. I have a...

Wholllly crap. Thats an excellent idea. I have a soffit just above my sconces that is too small for uv lights.

I would be using this type of bulb:...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   04-13-2015, 10:30 AM
Replies: 105
Views: 10,643
Posted By quamosa
Nice! The bottom of the flat screen in my family...

Nice! The bottom of the flat screen in my family room looks similar to yours and is mounted about 35" from the floor and I would have even gone 2-3" lower to avoid tilting the screen downwards.
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   04-12-2015, 05:06 PM
Replies: 330
Views: 24,759
Posted By quamosa
Got a few doors yesterday for a great deal at a...

Got a few doors yesterday for a great deal at a builders auction. These are both solid core pre hung ThermaTru exterior doors. I will likely replace the aluminum thresholds with nicer looking solid...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   04-08-2015, 10:30 PM
Replies: 330
Views: 24,759
Posted By quamosa
Picked up the cabinets today. Going to see what...

Picked up the cabinets today. Going to see what it would take to get a 24x24" lazy susan custom built. If not cost effective I may just try the bass trap idea.

At any rate I need to get to...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   04-07-2015, 08:21 PM
Replies: 330
Views: 24,759
Posted By quamosa
Went down to the theater tonight after a couple...

Went down to the theater tonight after a couple weeks break to get started on the wet bar cabinets. I outlined where things will go to give myself a better visual of what I was looking at.

On the...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   04-07-2015, 07:11 PM
Replies: 330
Views: 24,759
Posted By quamosa
I asked around and found that I might be able to...

I asked around and found that I might be able to use a Lutron 10v module to dim the RGB LEDs in the same way I am using the mini amp and the dimming transformer but not sure its worth the cost. One...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   04-03-2015, 06:28 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 11,535
Posted By quamosa
Excellent. Congrats! I think that's probably...

Excellent. Congrats! I think that's probably hardest part of the project. Should be smooth sailing from here on.
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   03-25-2015, 08:31 AM
Replies: 330
Views: 24,759
Posted By quamosa
Cool! Thanks for posting your solution. Those...

Cool! Thanks for posting your solution. Those RGBWs sound pretty sweet. I wish I hadn't already prewired the steps and the bar with RGB 4 core wiring otherwise I would swap out for the RGBWs.

I...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   03-22-2015, 05:19 PM
Replies: 330
Views: 24,759
Posted By quamosa
Took a break this weekend. Still looking into how...

Took a break this weekend. Still looking into how to get a full simple dimming solution for RGB. Couldnt find my original source so took to a lighting forum to find out. Will post whatever I find...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   03-18-2015, 07:50 AM
Replies: 617
Views: 32,332
Posted By quamosa
From what i can tell its purely aesthetic. Brings...

From what i can tell its purely aesthetic. Brings folks attention to it. Its like the main attraction before a show when they have all the spotlights aimed at the stage.

Some builds might also use...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   03-18-2015, 05:35 AM
Replies: 617
Views: 32,332
Posted By quamosa
I have mine below the screen but behind the false...

I have mine below the screen but behind the false wall so I don't see it. Its slightly angled upward and sits on the stage which puts it about 11" from the floor.
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   03-15-2015, 08:32 AM
Replies: 330
Views: 24,759
Posted By quamosa
That sounds like a good idea for an app. ...

That sounds like a good idea for an app.

Does the camera work well for recording movement to control the ui? I plan to be about 14-16 feet from it.
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   03-14-2015, 07:05 PM
Replies: 330
Views: 24,759
Posted By quamosa
Quick update on the PS3 I fixed and kept in the...

Quick update on the PS3 I fixed and kept in the theater. I would notice every once and a while the PS3 would be on when I went into the theater.

I finally figured that it was the controllers for...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   03-14-2015, 06:56 PM
Replies: 330
Views: 24,759
Posted By quamosa
I tend to procrastinate on the small things and...

I tend to procrastinate on the small things and muscle through the big ones. Figured with my time off I better tidy up before creating another mess of sawdust. I still have a few layers of dust on...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   03-14-2015, 04:38 PM
Replies: 330
Views: 24,759
Posted By quamosa
Thanks! Yes it definitely works with single...

Thanks! Yes it definitely works with single strips. Its funny you asked me this because I disabled the rgb dimming temporarily yesterday.

Somewhere on the web, I forget where, someone was able to...
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