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Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   08-30-2014, 10:07 PM
Replies: 15
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Posted By audiovideoholic
Never have electrician run speaker/cable wires...

Never have electrician run speaker/cable wires and conduit! That is my advice and $0.02 but I'd bet a $100-1 you can have many other workers on the job site do it for 75% LESS the cost and follow...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   08-30-2014, 09:39 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,038
Posted By audiovideoholic
So why did you forego the AT screen plan?

So why did you forego the AT screen plan?
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   08-30-2014, 08:05 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 2,467
Posted By audiovideoholic
Dennis and Shawn both prefer perf based on the...

Dennis and Shawn both prefer perf based on the sciences behind them. They are far superior when speaking technical info. There's not a single cinema that uses woven material for a reason. But...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   08-30-2014, 07:24 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 2,467
Posted By audiovideoholic
Kinda lol. Just get samples of the two, 4k and...

Kinda lol. Just get samples of the two, 4k and Stewart, and test for yourself. If the extra brightness isn't needed from the Stewart AND you don't see the perfs you still may want to go with the 4k...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   08-28-2014, 09:20 PM
Replies: 119
Views: 7,029
Posted By audiovideoholic
Wow! I've always appreciated your theater but now...

Wow! I've always appreciated your theater but now it's like a goal to reach it's excellence!
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   08-28-2014, 07:57 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 102
Posted By audiovideoholic
Epic hidden rooms tv show. Was HT a forum member?

I was watching epic hidden rooms and there was a theater with a hidden door entrance, 2 flat panels (one on each side of the pj screen), and the flat panel walls slid on an automated track which...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   08-27-2014, 10:47 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 2,467
Posted By audiovideoholic
I know it may seem counterintuitive but test with...

I know it may seem counterintuitive but test with bright scenes with sky/white backgrounds. They seem to show the perfs more than any other backgrounds.
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   08-27-2014, 10:38 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 2,467
Posted By audiovideoholic
What are the "much/greater" advantages over the...

What are the "much/greater" advantages over the Stewart, audio wise? I thought the larger perf opening had the advantage? Is it a speaker placement advantage, like closer or further away which gives...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   08-27-2014, 12:34 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 2,467
Posted By audiovideoholic
I assume the 130 would be better than the 150...

I assume the 130 would be better than the 150 when referring to the texture and sparklies. I too read all the posts about 11' but have warned others before purchase that indeed saw the perfs at their...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   08-27-2014, 08:54 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 2,467
Posted By audiovideoholic
Just take a drive and look at someone's or have a...

Just take a drive and look at someone's or have a sample sent if there aren't any close enough to look at.

You have to remember that the Stewart 150 will have texture, very tiny glitter sheen,...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   08-26-2014, 09:27 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 2,467
Posted By audiovideoholic
I've warning a few people over the past two years...

I've warning a few people over the past two years and I know two of the people I warned could see them at their first row and didn't purchase.

When I bought the Stewart screen I searched all the...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   08-25-2014, 10:34 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 2,467
Posted By audiovideoholic
Very good point! I can see them a lot further...

Very good point! I can see them a lot further than that and I wear corrective lenses That is with glasses on of course lol.

I just don't think a weave will give me the brightness I require to...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   08-25-2014, 11:59 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,640
Posted By audiovideoholic
Great service. Just need to know how to assemble...

Great service. Just need to know how to assemble the room correctly.
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   08-25-2014, 11:23 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 2,467
Posted By audiovideoholic
I don't have any light measuring equipment but...

I don't have any light measuring equipment but it's plenty bright. The pairing with the Stewart predicted quite the edge compared to other AT screens. I like it bright and have no desire for anymore...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   08-23-2014, 08:35 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 2,467
Posted By audiovideoholic
Plus one on Dennis being Dennis. He is great and...

Plus one on Dennis being Dennis. He is great and just speaks his mind. I like the no BS personally. A note though, he used to like using the Klipsch speakers because he had their polars and could...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   08-23-2014, 09:03 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 232
Posted By audiovideoholic
Just curious as to why you are doing this. I'm...

Just curious as to why you are doing this. I'm sure there is a reason but why? There could be an easier way to place the set where you want.
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   08-21-2014, 10:40 PM
Replies: 590
Views: 30,157
Posted By audiovideoholic
Do you have any idea if placing the boards in...

Do you have any idea if placing the boards in cross sections as well as length sections would help any more or hurt? I was thinking like a checker board pattern of "each checker board block" being...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   08-21-2014, 10:26 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 512
Posted By audiovideoholic
Yea I wouldn't have bothered even trying to buy...

Yea I wouldn't have bothered even trying to buy something that was in an estate fiasco but that was 30 years prior to my purchase and just wasn't properly recorded when sold. The beneficiaries had...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   08-21-2014, 10:04 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 2,085
Posted By audiovideoholic
Do a search for track mount tv. There was a guy...

Do a search for track mount tv. There was a guy that did an excellent tv mount for him and his wife to use a wii in the theater. It went screen against the right side wall up near ceiling when wasn't...
Forum: Speakers   08-21-2014, 04:51 PM
Replies: 22,749
Views: 987,614
Posted By audiovideoholic
Use your ears or take measurements would be my...

Use your ears or take measurements would be my suggestion regardless of what the specs say IMO.

Everyone is different and the only thing that truly matters is if you are happy with the sound!
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Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   08-21-2014, 01:21 PM
Replies: 590
Views: 30,157
Posted By audiovideoholic
Thank you. That makes since and can see why you...

Thank you. That makes since and can see why you left out the bottom layer of boards!
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   08-21-2014, 01:15 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 512
Posted By audiovideoholic
I wouldn't let the property's history influence...

I wouldn't let the property's history influence your decision honestly. You would be surprised at how much one can find out about property's histories when buying time arises. There are some...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   08-20-2014, 08:41 AM
Replies: 590
Views: 30,157
Posted By audiovideoholic
Yea. You lost me on how could use another board...

Yea. You lost me on how could use another board on edge of others. Any pictures to reference? This looks much easier than trying to use absorption on the ceiling for sure.

How are you attaching...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   08-20-2014, 12:46 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 512
Posted By audiovideoholic
I gotcha. Just how was worded it was way off! I...

I gotcha. Just how was worded it was way off! I have a notebook that I have all my prices per sqft from info gathered from previous jobs so could calculate the total difference in the way you're...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   08-20-2014, 12:42 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 512
Posted By audiovideoholic
I had built and sold houses before doing our...

I had built and sold houses before doing our addition but I had never been involved in a job that had an in law suite, pool house, or bonus room above, beside, or under a garage that wasnt directly...
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