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Forum: Screens   02-20-2017, 07:56 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,439
Posted By MississippiMan
Screen Shot Tips

Cory,

Try moving as far back as you possibly can, then use the Zoom to frame the image. Use of the Zoom helps stop down the Len's collection of light. The further away you take the images, the...
Forum: General Home Theater & Media/Game Rooms   02-18-2017, 05:41 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 178
Posted By MississippiMan
Hey...that looks familiar! ;)

Hey...that looks familiar! ;)
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   02-16-2017, 05:39 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 1,618
Posted By MississippiMan
Wake me up before you go go.....;) ...

Wake me up before you go go.....;)


BTW...just installed a JVC DLA-x570r for a 118" painted Wall Screen.

The image is absolutely gorgeous!!!
Forum: General Home Theater & Media/Game Rooms   02-16-2017, 05:35 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 287
Posted By MississippiMan
AVTechMan, Your room is what I call a...

AVTechMan,

Your room is what I call a "Pocket Home Theater".

Spare bedrooms of that size can and are often converted. Since 1080p came of age, 100" diagonal screens could be viewed at a 7'...
Forum: General Home Theater & Media/Game Rooms   02-15-2017, 07:55 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 70
Posted By MississippiMan
Golf Simulator...Something for all that Extra Room you have.

Top Notch Golf Simulation made affordable
Hello to anyone there who has the gumption to be a DIY'er,...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   02-15-2017, 06:41 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 493
Posted By MississippiMan
Awww......I hope your kidding. :o The...

Awww......I hope your kidding. :o

The diagram above is a good one. Simply substitute the Length and Height measurements, and adjust the positioning of the inside supports.

Normally I'd just up...
Forum: Game Room Equipment & Accessories   02-15-2017, 06:16 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 34
Posted By MississippiMan
Top Notch Golf Simulation made affordable

Hello to anyone there who has the gumption to be a DIY'er, and the mental Illness that affects those who play Golf.

Recently I was tasked by a Fellow whom I had already created a Home Theater for...
Forum: General Home Theater & Media/Game Rooms   02-15-2017, 06:44 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 291
Posted By MississippiMan
Guys, The Minimalist mentality often takes...

Guys,

The Minimalist mentality often takes root in those who have experienced the excesses of the life and who then determine there is pristine beauty to be had in the simpler things. Much the...
Forum: General Home Theater & Media/Game Rooms   02-15-2017, 02:45 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 291
Posted By MississippiMan
Just imagine having NO Speakers seen, but having...

Just imagine having NO Speakers seen, but having a 7.4.2 Atmos system.

Equipment hidden away in a Closet.

A Ultra Short Throw Projector projecting onto a bare wall.

Basically a stark...
Forum: General Home Theater & Media/Game Rooms   02-15-2017, 02:37 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 80
Posted By MississippiMan
No....a lot of this is just guessing, and...

No....a lot of this is just guessing, and guessing will get you into trouble!

I mount PJs with regularity using Drops that exceed those available with Commercially available Mounting solutions....
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   02-14-2017, 09:39 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 73
Posted By MississippiMan
Any / all information that lends credence to...

Any / all information that lends credence to using a specific type/s of material is valuable.
Forum: General Home Theater & Media/Game Rooms   02-13-2017, 08:09 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 189
Posted By MississippiMan
pillguy8, You can run...but not hide! :eek: ...

pillguy8,

You can run...but not hide! :eek:

Really though...glad you made it over to this Forum. :D

Please...list everything you still might need assistance and advice on concerning any /...
Forum: General Home Theater & Media/Game Rooms   02-13-2017, 08:00 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 185
Posted By MississippiMan
jakeHayz, If we all try hard enough, we can...

jakeHayz,

If we all try hard enough, we can stop that "spinning around" sensation in it's tracks. But if you read "too much"...spinning isn't gonna nbe the issue...it will be a bout of "Brain...
Forum: Front Projector   02-12-2017, 10:36 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 413
Posted By MississippiMan
Atypicalguy and I both would love to get a...

Atypicalguy and I both would love to get a response to our inquiry.

Atypicalguy has been ready to pay since he posted.....help me out by putting this excellent machine in his hands.
Forum: General Home Theater & Media/Game Rooms   02-12-2017, 10:11 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 178
Posted By MississippiMan
You might get a mount like that (Articulated) but...

You might get a mount like that (Articulated) but the truth is, most all mounts will have holes in them that will match up with one level of the pre-existing Row Of Holes in the wall.

Like This...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   02-12-2017, 07:31 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 493
Posted By MississippiMan
Now all that sounds OK..... A strong Frame...

Now all that sounds OK.....

A strong Frame could have two Uprights...a better Frame would have three. Big arse Frames Four.

Widely spaced French Cleats are best so there is no chance of Frame...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   02-12-2017, 06:00 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 493
Posted By MississippiMan
Man....that is the least braced Frame ever....and...

Man....that is the least braced Frame ever....and the smallest, most rinky dinky French Cleat I've ever seen used!

Good luck with that....design. :rolleyes:
Forum: General Home Theater & Media/Game Rooms   02-12-2017, 05:31 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 400
Posted By MississippiMan
Adding Images and refining directions

Having set entire rows of up to six into Concrete, I can say that the type / size / length of the Anchors is the most important thing to deal with. DO NOT send Boys to do a Man's job. Get the largest...
Forum: Front Projector   02-12-2017, 03:42 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 413
Posted By MississippiMan
Jack, Did you get with Atypicalguy? I was...

Jack,

Did you get with Atypicalguy? I was making the inquiry / offer for him.

MMan
Forum: Front Projector   02-12-2017, 09:21 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 413
Posted By MississippiMan
DEAL! Please hold for my Contact.

DEAL! Please hold for my Contact.
Forum: DIY Screen Section   02-11-2017, 01:39 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 493
Posted By MississippiMan
Dude... doing so could possibly do far great harm...

Dude... doing so could possibly do far great harm than good.

T'would be better to take the few offending pieces back if they are that deformed and cannot be use for shorter piece usage.

As they...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   02-11-2017, 07:06 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 493
Posted By MississippiMan
Unless the wood is thoroughly wet'ted on the...

Unless the wood is thoroughly wet'ted on the Bowed side, and then Clamped, it's doubtful any amount of time merely "Clamped" will straighten the warped boards. That kind of Poplar is Kiln Dried, so...
Forum: Home A/V Distribution   02-11-2017, 05:49 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 55
Posted By MississippiMan
What's Old is New again...and all the Mo Bedda!

In keeping with MikeSM's excellent Thread:
"A Modern Approach to Whole House Audio".....

....I'm presenting here a application that demands extreme consideration be given to Cosmetics as well as...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   02-10-2017, 01:28 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,511
Posted By MississippiMan
I'm pretty positive your mean "Silver Ticket" ...

I'm pretty positive your mean "Silver Ticket"

You should be very happy with the ST120 Matte White...
Forum: Front Projector   02-09-2017, 04:45 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 204
Posted By MississippiMan
I'm certainly glad I didn't mention them to the...

I'm certainly glad I didn't mention them to the other party as "got 'em coming". It wasn't easy not too, but I wanted to surprise him.
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