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Forum: General Home Theater & Media/Game Rooms   09-20-2013, 06:24 PM
Replies: 155
Views: 55,897
Posted By FreeEnterprise
Thanks for the kind words John, Yeah, our...

Thanks for the kind words John,

Yeah, our theater has been so much fun over the years. A bunch of my friends have done their own after seeing mine! You will love the 96 inch screen, two of my...
Forum: General Home Theater & Media/Game Rooms   09-18-2013, 07:06 PM
Replies: 155
Views: 55,897
Posted By FreeEnterprise
Update time. I finally figured I should...

Update time.

I finally figured I should replace the bulb, since I had put another 1,000 hours on it... (it was rated for 2,000 hours, and when it shut down, I reset it and put another 1,000 hours...
Forum: Game Room Equipment & Accessories   07-18-2013, 10:13 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,230
Posted By FreeEnterprise
I got my first pinball (a 1978 Williams Flash)...

I got my first pinball (a 1978 Williams Flash) out of my uncles barn for $50 and a table saw. It had the typical acid damage from the batteries on one of the boards, that blew a bunch of stuff on...
Forum: General Home Theater & Media/Game Rooms   06-12-2013, 07:14 AM
Replies: 128
Views: 5,170
Posted By FreeEnterprise
Personally, I don't like dark walls in my...

Personally, I don't like dark walls in my theater area, as it wouldn't look right as the rest of my basement is open. I am sure that some light bounces off my light carpet, and my white ceiling and...
Forum: General Home Theater & Media/Game Rooms   06-12-2013, 06:56 AM
Replies: 155
Views: 55,897
Posted By FreeEnterprise
JRock, Glad you enjoyed it! Good to see...

JRock,

Glad you enjoyed it! Good to see people are still using the information in this thread to build their own systems. It was scary when I started, as you have to drop a ton of money just to...
Forum: General Home Theater & Media/Game Rooms   12-19-2012, 05:02 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 832
Posted By FreeEnterprise
Roofing felt, works well. I put that under my...

Roofing felt, works well. I put that under my wood floor when I built my house. It adds a layer of sound proofing that is inexpensive and easy to install/work with. If I were to do it again, I would...
Forum: General Home Theater & Media/Game Rooms   12-18-2012, 11:10 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 447
Posted By FreeEnterprise
One of my other hobbies besides building...

One of my other hobbies besides building inexpensive theaters, is salt water fish tanks. Nothing is more relaxing that just watching the fish dart in and out of your reef. Well, I thought... hmm, it...
Forum: General Home Theater & Media/Game Rooms   12-18-2012, 09:54 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 979
Posted By FreeEnterprise
I have these speakers (been using them for...

I have these speakers (been using them for years, see my build thread below). And they sound GREAT!
...
Forum: Game Room Equipment & Accessories   12-18-2012, 05:20 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 8,888
Posted By FreeEnterprise
Kyosho mini-z's are very similar but are "real"...

Kyosho mini-z's are very similar but are "real" r/c cars so they are more expensive new. You can find them used as well, and pretty much the xmod was a copy of them at half the price...

I need to...
Forum: Game Room Equipment & Accessories   12-04-2012, 11:42 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 8,888
Posted By FreeEnterprise
Quote:Originally Posted by...

Quote:Originally Posted by CarloBadalamenti http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/t/1099010/game-room-race-track#post_22465968)

Just seeing this thread for the...
Forum: General Home Theater & Media/Game Rooms   12-04-2012, 09:47 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 771
Posted By FreeEnterprise
Check out my system that I put in years ago, (in...

Check out my system that I put in years ago, (in the link below), with a budget of $2,000... You could do a similar one today for much less... So your budget is good. Like the others said, you want...
Forum: General Home Theater & Media/Game Rooms   11-17-2012, 04:15 PM
Replies: 155
Views: 55,897
Posted By FreeEnterprise
Xmods were sold by radio shack here in the...

Xmods were sold by radio shack here in the states up until about two years ago, they retailed for $60, but would sell them cheap when new models came out... Sadly they don't sell them anymore, but...
Forum: General Home Theater & Media/Game Rooms   11-12-2012, 06:36 PM
Replies: 155
Views: 55,897
Posted By FreeEnterprise
AUrator, Glad you liked my woodsball video...

AUrator,

Glad you liked my woodsball video work. That has been a TON of fun over the years and I am finally getting to the point, where I can capture what I see on the field while playing. I play...
Forum: General Home Theater & Media/Game Rooms   11-09-2012, 05:26 AM
Replies: 155
Views: 55,897
Posted By FreeEnterprise
So it has been 4 years since I put in my...

So it has been 4 years since I put in my theater... Still using ALL of the same gear, and it all works great. I had a friend over last week, and he was completely BLOWN AWAY by my system, and when I...
Forum: General Home Theater & Media/Game Rooms   10-04-2012, 11:52 AM
Replies: 1,791
Views: 357,259
Posted By FreeEnterprise
By far the best, most entertaining, and truly...

By far the best, most entertaining, and truly impressive build thread I have ever seen on the internet.

I'd take my hat off, but the bald spot my kids keep trying to convince me is there, might...
Forum: Game Room Equipment & Accessories   10-04-2012, 11:20 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 8,888
Posted By FreeEnterprise
I cleaned out my workshop, and I am thinking of...

I cleaned out my workshop, and I am thinking of setting it up full time, and doing banked turns and such... And maybe a ramp or two...
Forum: HDTV Technical   09-10-2012, 07:05 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 10,368
Posted By FreeEnterprise
My direct tv HD receiver has RCA output (video...

My direct tv HD receiver has RCA output (video and stereo audio output) and HDMI out.

I have the HDMI going to my video receiver which projects on my projector. But, I have a TV in my arcade...
Forum: HDTV Technical   09-10-2012, 06:10 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 10,368
Posted By FreeEnterprise
Yeah, but, this receiver is in my theater, and I...

Yeah, but, this receiver is in my theater, and I have another TV right next to it, that is only coaxial in and I want the signal to go to both, so if I am playing a game on the theater projector, I...
Forum: HDTV Technical   09-10-2012, 05:46 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 10,368
Posted By FreeEnterprise
So, I've done this with the old style Direct TV...

So, I've done this with the old style Direct TV receivers but I had a standard def unit. I recently signed up and when I signed up I put in all HD receivers, and none of them have a coaxial out...
...
Forum: General Home Theater & Media/Game Rooms   05-30-2012, 08:36 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,915
Posted By FreeEnterprise
You can spray paint the inwalls... Makes them...

You can spray paint the inwalls... Makes them disappear into the wall. I did mine black. (you can see them in my thread linked in my sig).
Forum: General Home Theater & Media/Game Rooms   01-31-2012, 01:47 PM
Replies: 1,791
Views: 357,259
Posted By FreeEnterprise
I told him not to hook up the projector before...

I told him not to hook up the projector before the room was done...
Forum: General Home Theater & Media/Game Rooms   01-04-2012, 01:03 PM
Replies: 155
Views: 55,897
Posted By FreeEnterprise
Well, I decided to wait, as I wanted to spend...

Well, I decided to wait, as I wanted to spend less than a hundred on a blue ray player, and I wanted wifi, and none of the ones I saw had that feature yet in that price range...

So I got a new...
Forum: General Home Theater & Media/Game Rooms   12-20-2011, 05:45 AM
Replies: 155
Views: 55,897
Posted By FreeEnterprise
So I have a question and figured the experts...

So I have a question and figured the experts here would have a solution...

I sold my playstation 3. (back when they lost their network for a few months...) I just didn't play it enough, once I...
Forum: Game Room Equipment & Accessories   12-19-2011, 10:03 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 8,888
Posted By FreeEnterprise
Well, last night I asked my kids if it was time...

Well, last night I asked my kids if it was time to get out the racetrack, "YEAH!!!".

So we went racing till we used up all the AAA batteries in the house. Turning out all the lights in the...
Forum: General Home Theater & Media/Game Rooms   07-11-2011, 08:12 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,397
Posted By FreeEnterprise
Personally, I like in-wall much better than free...

Personally, I like in-wall much better than free standing. They look cleaner, and they sound great, and are usually MUCH cheaper.

I've had mine for years and they sound great. (see link below for...
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