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Forum: HDTV Programming   07-01-2010, 03:23 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 4,808
Posted By WirelessMechanic
the funny thing is, its filmed in HD, you...

the funny thing is, its filmed in HD, you americans get to watch the HD versions of it, and us Canadians are forced to watch it in SD even though its filmed here locally. how the heck does that work?
Forum: Home A/V Distribution   06-26-2010, 10:47 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,089
Posted By WirelessMechanic
I think you may have hooked it up incorrectly. ...

I think you may have hooked it up incorrectly.

Its not an echo you hear, its a high pitched sound the DSL modem transmits to the line card in the central office. you need filters on the extention...
Forum: Home Theater In A Box   06-20-2010, 04:45 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 5,376
Posted By WirelessMechanic
Why not just go Cable Box -> HDMI -> TV ...

Why not just go Cable Box -> HDMI -> TV

Then on TV go TV -> Optical Audio Out -> Optical Audio In on back of Receiver.

That way you dont have to switch your receiver input when ever you change...
Forum: Cable, Digital Cable - Non-HDTV   05-23-2010, 10:49 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,366
Posted By WirelessMechanic
why not just use an unbalanced 3-way splitter?...

why not just use an unbalanced 3-way splitter? it will clean up your wires big time.

modem goes on 3.5 db leg
Forum: Cable, Digital Cable - Non-HDTV   05-23-2010, 10:46 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,575
Posted By WirelessMechanic
What you need to do is this, disconnect...

What you need to do is this, disconnect everything, your first split after the entrance feed, should be a 3-way unbalanced splitter, the 3.5 db leg should go right to the modem's line first, then...
Forum: Official AVS Blu-ray Disc Reviews   02-28-2010, 06:55 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 7,430
Posted By WirelessMechanic
20th anniversary? whats the price? is it the...

20th anniversary? whats the price? is it the same price as the regular blue ray or is it more? and dont leave us canadians out, Eh?
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   02-28-2010, 03:39 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,225
Posted By WirelessMechanic
True, you got a point... My copy of GoodFellas...

True, you got a point... My copy of GoodFellas though, was pillarboxed on my TV. and when i zoomed it to fit the 16x9 frame, i had to zoom it in 9 times and it distorted. it was also double sided so...
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   02-28-2010, 01:45 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,934
Posted By WirelessMechanic
i didnt know it was double sided, but ya im...

i didnt know it was double sided, but ya im getting rid of it... i didnt even know what double side meant, i always thought double layer? not the same thing?
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   02-28-2010, 01:20 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,934
Posted By WirelessMechanic
you know what? your right.. but i noticed one...

you know what? your right.. but i noticed one thing, people who have the movie on DVD already are a little reluctant to buy it on blue-ray, so by selling/trading it off, you are somewhat releaving...
Forum: Official AVS Blu-ray Disc Reviews   02-28-2010, 11:59 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 33,902
Posted By WirelessMechanic
this is one movie you must own... i bought it,...

this is one movie you must own... i bought it, paid $60 cdn with all the rebates and credits i had on my account.

great disc set.. i am so glad i bought it, it looks primo on my hdtv.
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   02-28-2010, 11:56 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,934
Posted By WirelessMechanic
well it looks like its only 20 bucks on blue...

well it looks like its only 20 bucks on blue ray, and its full 16:9 aspect ratio, and no flipping the disc over to the second side, lmao.. im gonna go for it.. i already got $5 for my old disc which...
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   02-28-2010, 11:54 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,225
Posted By WirelessMechanic
well i already own the blue ray player, most of...

well i already own the blue ray player, most of my movies i owned were on, yup you guessed it... video cassette. so it is worth the upgrade to blue ray for me. i only own like a hand full of dvds...
Forum: Official AVS Blu-ray Disc Reviews   02-28-2010, 09:06 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 33,902
Posted By WirelessMechanic
whats the difference between this:...

whats the difference between this: http://images.gittigidiyor.com/2200/THE-GODFATHER-TRILOGY-BLU-RAY-TURKCE-SIFIR__22006864_0.jpg

which is a box containing 3 single blue ray cases, and this:...
Forum: DVD Players (Standard Def)   02-28-2010, 08:39 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,210
Posted By WirelessMechanic
i only get the pillarbox on some movies, i fould...

i only get the pillarbox on some movies, i fould out the movies were formatted ideally for 4:3 tv sets, so im gonna toss them out, or trade them and just get the Blue-Ray and watch them on my...
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   02-28-2010, 08:36 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,225
Posted By WirelessMechanic
What are your opinions on upgrading old DVD...

What are your opinions on upgrading old DVD movies to Blue-Ray? Some of my old movies are in 4:3 aspect ratio, but they have since been re-released on Blue-Ray and theyre also enhanced in 16:9...
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   02-28-2010, 08:33 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,934
Posted By WirelessMechanic
I have GoodFellas on DVD, I paid about $9 bucks...

I have GoodFellas on DVD, I paid about $9 bucks for it I believe, or it was one of those Buy 3 movies for $25 bucks deal CANADIAN, not US since im from Canada. The movie was great, it played great...
Forum: Official AVS Blu-ray Disc Reviews   02-28-2010, 08:23 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 33,902
Posted By WirelessMechanic
Quote:Originally Posted by Icehouse...

Quote:Originally Posted by Icehouse http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/18218930)

What 3 disc set?

The four disc set is the complete collection...
Forum: Official AVS Blu-ray Disc Reviews   02-25-2010, 07:18 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 33,902
Posted By WirelessMechanic
im confused, i see a 4 disc set and a 3 disc set...

im confused, i see a 4 disc set and a 3 disc set of the godfather, one is 30 bucks cheaper for the 3 disc set, is it realy worth it?
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   02-22-2010, 05:28 PM
Replies: 1,145
Views: 275,239
Posted By WirelessMechanic
mine says AU Optronics, i guess its made by...

mine says AU Optronics, i guess its made by them.. damn..
Forum: HDTV Programming   02-04-2010, 01:19 PM
Replies: 303
Views: 52,118
Posted By WirelessMechanic
apparently SCHD (Soccer Channel High Definition)...

apparently SCHD (Soccer Channel High Definition) has been apparently approved by the CRTC? we may very well get a new chorus channel just in time for the 2010 world cup.
Forum: Digital Recorders (PVRs) General   01-23-2010, 07:45 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,116
Posted By WirelessMechanic
when you select 480i standard on your scientific...

when you select 480i standard on your scientific atlantic box, your tv will do the stretching, and thus you do not need to use the Aspect button on your remote any more, it will fill in the entire...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   01-11-2010, 01:23 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,167
Posted By WirelessMechanic
Rip JimmyR

Rip JimmyR
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   01-10-2010, 08:55 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 4,456
Posted By WirelessMechanic
I dun think the cable guy messed anything up....

I dun think the cable guy messed anything up. him changing the lines 4 times wont fix anything if the problem is at the source, ie: the cable head end. just take the advice of people on here and it...
Forum: HDTV Technical   01-08-2010, 10:31 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,427
Posted By WirelessMechanic
this is noticible on rogers, 4250hd here, lg lcd...

this is noticible on rogers, 4250hd here, lg lcd tv does this. it happens when hdmi is connected, but as soon as i switch to component the problem goes awayy.q
Forum: Blu-ray Players   01-08-2010, 04:59 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,056
Posted By WirelessMechanic
FAIL! Hooking it up via Component or HDMI will...

FAIL! Hooking it up via Component or HDMI will yeild pretty much almost entirely the Same Results. Component is High Definition too, remember that. But, it happens to be Analogue and not have HDCP...
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