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Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   09-22-2009, 09:07 AM
Replies: 124
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Posted By colinsm
Thanks for the great instructions. My light...

Thanks for the great instructions.

My light tube was so fragile that it came apart into 4 pieces so be careful.

I also lost 2 color wheel segments during the repair and re-glued them. In case...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   09-22-2009, 06:17 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,713
Posted By colinsm
Here is a good image to use if anybody else...

Here is a good image to use if anybody else needs the info: http://www.cine4home.de/tests/projek...4805/Bild6.JPG (http://www.cine4home.de/tests/projektoren/Infocus4805/Bild6.JPG)


My repair was...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   09-21-2009, 11:57 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,713
Posted By colinsm
Thanks. This is helpful however, in the two...

Thanks. This is helpful however, in the two images, one appears to be symmetrical while the other does not. Maybe it's just the reflection?
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   09-21-2009, 06:13 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,713
Posted By colinsm
Two segments of my six segment color wheel have...

Two segments of my six segment color wheel have come lose. I've read that it's simple enough to re-glue them.

The problem that I have is that since the two segments are out, I'm not sure which...
Forum: Audio theory, Setup and Chat   11-12-2008, 10:00 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,229
Posted By colinsm
No chance of placing the sub in a corner? ...

No chance of placing the sub in a corner?

Check out this link on subwoofer placement: http://www.audioholics.com/tweaks/sp...ent-guidelines...
Forum: Audio theory, Setup and Chat   11-12-2008, 09:53 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 799
Posted By colinsm
Is moving the sub into a corner an option? ...

Is moving the sub into a corner an option?

In theory the sub doesn't even need to be in the front of the room if you use bass management and set your LFE crossover frequency low enough (assuming...
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   11-11-2008, 12:20 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,004
Posted By colinsm
XBMC on an original XBox - you should be able to...

XBMC on an original XBox - you should be able to get it all for under $100 with a 250 GB HD. If you want to go larger on the HD you'll have to create partitions < 256GB as that is the limitiation of...
Forum: Home Automation   11-11-2008, 10:31 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,080
Posted By colinsm
Hey Theater_Nut - Where dod you get your insteon...

Hey Theater_Nut - Where dod you get your insteon devices in Ottawa?
Forum: Tweaks and Do-It-Yourself   02-27-2006, 05:52 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 364
Posted By colinsm
I know I saw a post a while back from somebody...

I know I saw a post a while back from somebody that wanted to run DVI through a narrow conduit and was looking for a cable with removable ends or some other DIY solution. I can't seem to find the...
Forum: DVD Players (Standard Def)   02-17-2006, 05:18 PM
Replies: 8,047
Views: 1,131,120
Posted By colinsm
I know that the upconverting is only digital...

I know that the upconverting is only digital (will not work with VGA.

Here is my dilema:
My PJ will accept DVI BUT I already have a VGA cable in the ceilign and really cannot put a DVI cable in...
Forum: Tweaks and Do-It-Yourself   09-30-2005, 05:58 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,277
Posted By colinsm
This is the DIY forum so: ...

This is the DIY forum so:
http://www.myhometheater.homestead.com/vgacable.html
Forum: Audio theory, Setup and Chat   07-25-2005, 08:39 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 770
Posted By colinsm
skip the 603s and go for 604s

skip the 603s and go for 604s
Forum: Speakers   07-25-2005, 08:34 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 270
Posted By colinsm
The same as your left and right mains

The same as your left and right mains
Forum: Speakers   03-19-2005, 05:54 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 475
Posted By colinsm
Anybody with some ideas other than leaving them...

Anybody with some ideas other than leaving them on stands?

Part of the reason for nixing the stands for now is a one year old.
Additionally, having them too far out from the wall will remove...
Forum: Speakers   03-16-2005, 02:19 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 475
Posted By colinsm
Thanks

Thanks
Forum: Speakers   03-15-2005, 01:07 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 475
Posted By colinsm
I am renovating my basement and the HT area as...

I am renovating my basement and the HT area as well. I currently have my 602s on stands about 8" from the wall and I like how they sound.

My wife wants to put bookshelves along the sides of the...
Forum: Speakers   02-24-2005, 03:37 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 481
Posted By colinsm
bump

bump
Forum: General Home Theater & Media/Game Rooms   02-23-2005, 04:15 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 612
Posted By colinsm
You might want to try the speakers section and...

You might want to try the speakers section and the receivers/amps section of the forum

http://www.avsforum.com/avs-vb/forum...?s=&forumid=88...
Forum: Speakers   02-16-2005, 04:22 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 556
Posted By colinsm
There are many threads here that suggest that...

There are many threads here that suggest that matching your center and mains is important. You need to decide what you want to do for your front soundstage before choosing you center speaker. If you...
Forum: Speakers   02-16-2005, 04:20 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 481
Posted By colinsm
Any updates Doc?

Any updates Doc?
Forum: Speakers   01-29-2005, 07:04 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,659
Posted By colinsm
I'll bet you dollars to donuts that the B&W's...

I'll bet you dollars to donuts that the B&W's sound better than your RCAs.

I don't know enough about your receiver but assuming it has at least 75 WPC, go grab yourself some DM300s (or something...
Forum: Audio theory, Setup and Chat   01-28-2005, 04:35 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,016
Posted By colinsm
IT may actually improve the sound. When placing...

IT may actually improve the sound. When placing a speaker higher than the listeners ear, it is often recommended that the speaker be inverted so that the tweeter is closer to ear level.
Forum: Audio theory, Setup and Chat   01-22-2005, 01:47 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 579
Posted By colinsm
should make no difference.

should make no difference.
Forum: General Home Theater & Media/Game Rooms   01-22-2005, 09:00 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 581
Posted By colinsm
It's time to make friends at your local B&M...

It's time to make friends at your local B&M audio shop. Introduce yourself as being new to town and explain what happened. Ask if you can borrow a remote (offer to pay a deposit or buy a gift...
Forum: Audio theory, Setup and Chat   01-22-2005, 08:50 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 579
Posted By colinsm
should be fine. Most people that use transducers...

should be fine. Most people that use transducers do that. Check out the bass shaker thread:
http://www.avsforum.com/avs-vb/showt...hreadid=330436...
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