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Forum: Rear Projection Units   12-31-2015, 09:14 AM
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Posted By Doug G
Jeff - which version of the HDfury are you using...

Jeff - which version of the HDfury are you using (2 or 3?) Looks like the 3 has some RGB mode image centering not included in the 2 but not sure if my PRO-510HD needs this or not? IIRC RGB mode locks...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   11-16-2015, 05:46 AM
Replies: 8,918
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Posted By Doug G
Can anyone confirm that cleaning the contacts is...

Can anyone confirm that cleaning the contacts is also a cure for a flickering lamp? I'd always read this was due to uneven electrode degradation/oxidation.

Purchased an OEM replacement from AVS...
Forum: Audio Gear   03-29-2015, 08:31 AM
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Views: 80
Posted By Doug G
FS: Technics SL-BD27 turntable w/ Grado prestige Red P-mount cart

Panasonic SL-BD27 turntable, vintage 1988. I got the vinyl bug a few years back and dug it out and added a Grado Prestige Red cart. This required shielding the AC-motor with mu-metal which is very...
Forum: This and That   03-28-2015, 04:30 PM
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Posted By Doug G
FS: Monoprice HDX-501 5 x 1 HDMI switch

I bought this from a co-worker around 2007 (he bought it new) and used it for a few years until I got a receiver with integrated HDMI. Works absolutely fine. I believe this is the HDMI 1.2 version...
Forum: Video Source Items   03-28-2015, 04:21 PM
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Posted By Doug G
Panny TU-HDS20 OTA and DirecTV HD receiver

Purchased new in 2001 at Tweeter and used it until around 2007 or so as my primary OTA HD and DirecTV receiver. Still worked just fine when it was retired. (I can give it a quick check to verify if...
Forum: Video Source Items   03-28-2015, 04:05 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 94
Posted By Doug G
Panny RP-91BK DVD/CD/DVD-A player

Purchased new by me back in 2002 and lovingly and gently used as my primary player for roughly 5 years before I mothballed it in favor of a player with HDMI for use with my JVC RS1x. Couple small...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   09-17-2013, 07:27 AM
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Posted By Doug G
Has anyone else been using the Osram lamp and...

Has anyone else been using the Osram lamp and have comments?

My original just went past 2000 hours, and even though its still plenty bright (16 ft-L @ 100IRE) I've decided to retire it and keep...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   08-28-2013, 10:02 AM
Replies: 24,127
Views: 1,881,586
Posted By Doug G
Quote:Originally Posted by Bob...

Quote:Originally Posted by Bob Pariseau http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/t/1432162/official-oppo-bdp-103-owners-thread/11070#post_23645010)

In the latest...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   08-23-2013, 11:40 AM
Replies: 19,368
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Posted By Doug G
I use the Reon-VX in my Onkyo TX-NR5007 to feed...

I use the Reon-VX in my Onkyo TX-NR5007 to feed my display and JVC RS1x with great results. But my Panny BD35 is getting on and is just too slow these days so wanting to upgrade.

Video PQ is my...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   11-10-2012, 07:35 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 600
Posted By Doug G
Yup, lamps for the JVCs will start flickering...

Yup, lamps for the JVCs will start flickering around this time. Mine did also around the same hour mark. You want to run it on high for around 20 hours or so, this will buy you several hundred more...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   11-10-2011, 05:26 AM
Replies: 4,305
Views: 485,553
Posted By Doug G
Didn't see any change in uniformity last night...

Didn't see any change in uniformity last night with the lamp in its new orientation, but no problems (reduced brightness, flickering, etc.) either. Guess I expected this result but it was worth a...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   11-09-2011, 03:02 PM
Replies: 1,525
Views: 187,901
Posted By Doug G
OK, so I'm aware of the ongoing war between Vz...

OK, so I'm aware of the ongoing war between Vz and Cablevision, and the unfortunate impact it has on AMC's absolutely horrendous excuse for so-called "HD" picture quality on FiOS. As a big Walking...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   11-09-2011, 02:53 PM
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Posted By Doug G
If you can find a Video EQ or similar outboard...

If you can find a Video EQ or similar outboard CMS unit to calibrate the gamma and color gamut I think you'll find it makes the already very good RS1 an excellent performer. I was totally happy with...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   11-09-2011, 02:43 PM
Replies: 4,305
Views: 485,553
Posted By Doug G
Quote:Originally Posted by Larry J...

Quote:Originally Posted by Larry J http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/21190573)

I don't think I'd heard before about inverting the bulb making...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   11-09-2011, 09:55 AM
Replies: 4,305
Views: 485,553
Posted By Doug G
Quote:Originally Posted by GlenC...

Quote:Originally Posted by GlenC http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/21132251)

I have finally got a OSRAM bulb to replace the JVC. Initial...
Forum: Blu-ray Software   09-27-2011, 01:38 PM
Replies: 457
Views: 47,608
Posted By Doug G
Quote:Originally Posted by hconwell...

Quote:Originally Posted by hconwell http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/21005825)

thanks. I'm headed to walmart!


+2!!...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   04-19-2011, 06:49 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,089
Posted By Doug G
I use BJC for all my cabling needs, but when it...

I use BJC for all my cabling needs, but when it came to finding a 10m (33ft) cable to run from my A/V rack to my RS1x, I decided the thick size coupled with some so-so reviews of the reliability of...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-09-2011, 04:46 AM
Replies: 4,736
Views: 530,643
Posted By Doug G
Todd - Yup! I must have been so excited by this...

Todd - Yup! I must have been so excited by this find (or that the Red Sox finally managed to win a game) that I completely brain farted on that. Somehow I realized this mistake as I was laying in...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-08-2011, 04:35 PM
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Posted By Doug G
Some may know this and/or it may have been...

Some may know this and/or it may have been posted somewhere in the last 122 pages, but I wanted to post here anyway since its really a PSA.

I love the network interface but have been frustrated I...
Forum: Blu-ray Software   04-08-2011, 03:47 PM
Replies: 332
Views: 38,400
Posted By Doug G
Did a little searching and just found the...

Did a little searching and just found the article...
Forum: Blu-ray Software   04-08-2011, 11:54 AM
Replies: 332
Views: 38,400
Posted By Doug G
I've been patiently waiting the last few days to...

I've been patiently waiting the last few days to see if anyone else who recently received this blu-ray title had a similar negative opinion on the sound as expressed in this post...
Forum: Blu-ray Software   04-02-2011, 06:11 AM
Replies: 5,672
Views: 596,533
Posted By Doug G
Quote:Originally Posted by rr6966...

Quote:Originally Posted by rr6966 http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/20163922)

I will probalby wait for the extended Blu's to be released...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   02-16-2011, 10:12 AM
Replies: 737
Views: 94,592
Posted By Doug G
Darren - did you have any discoloration - e.g....

Darren - did you have any discoloration - e.g. uniformity issues, mainly very light horizontal brownish areas which show during white scenes/patterns - or was it strictly limited to decreased light...
Forum: Blu-ray Software   02-15-2011, 11:08 AM
Replies: 271
Views: 34,993
Posted By Doug G
Yeah, this thread has gotten way off topic...

Yeah, this thread has gotten way off topic lately....but I think you're being a little harsh.

I also purchased the TC from Amazon UK in early January and I did eventually receive it by the end of...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   02-14-2011, 10:18 AM
Replies: 8,918
Views: 1,003,155
Posted By Doug G
Since I left it set to normal and start the unit...

Since I left it set to normal and start the unit in that mode directly, it hasn't flickered even a single time in over 8 hours of viewing time. Can't explain why its different (sure there must be a...
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