AVS Forum | Home Theater Discussions And Reviews - Search Results
Baselworld is only a few weeks away. Getting the latest news is easy, Click Here for info on how to join the Watchuseek.com newsletter list. Follow our team for updates featuring event coverage, new product unveilings, watch industry news & more!



Showing results 1 to 25 of 608
Search took 0.69 seconds.
Search: Keyword(s): ; Posts Made By: Vlubbers
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   07-04-2016, 01:42 PM
Replies: 184
Views: 4,656
Posted By Vlubbers
We like to embrace reason to explain our...

We like to embrace reason to explain our decisions. Yes, dear, the new Porsche has torque vectoring and carbon brakes---absolutely essential in Turn One. Secretly we know that we are lust puppets...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   05-13-2016, 04:49 PM
Replies: 932
Views: 81,419
Posted By Vlubbers
I have been lugging LaScala's since 78 from...

I have been lugging LaScala's since 78 from country to country and state to state. If I had done Khorns I likely would have had to abandon them somewhere as too big to deal with. They say in the...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   05-13-2016, 02:43 PM
Replies: 932
Views: 81,419
Posted By Vlubbers
System has worked without a hiccup since day one....

System has worked without a hiccup since day one. I have switched to tubes, horns and two channel which I realize is contrarian. So is the Vango. I don't expect to look over my shoulder and see...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   05-07-2016, 06:02 AM
Replies: 120
Views: 1,144
Posted By Vlubbers
Imagine that you use the top of the rearmost beam...

Imagine that you use the top of the rearmost beam to rest the forward end of a 2x12 shelf. It would be supported at the rear of the room by a simple cleat screwed to the wall. It can be stiffened...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   04-21-2016, 05:18 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 97
Posted By Vlubbers
I would look to what changed. The TV box. Try...

I would look to what changed. The TV box. Try swapping a suitable display for the projector in the system.
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   03-04-2016, 12:39 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 147
Posted By Vlubbers
Run your test with only the projector powered on....

Run your test with only the projector powered on. No sources or whatever to see if it is really the projector. I would even disconnect the signal cable. This will not actually convict the...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   03-02-2016, 11:34 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 96
Posted By Vlubbers
The Christie accepts only certain resolutions. I...

The Christie accepts only certain resolutions. I would choose to provide your material at the native resolution of the imager. You will likely have to down rez to do that. I would not...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   02-16-2016, 07:32 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 232
Posted By Vlubbers
Forget the overhead mount in the utility room and...

Forget the overhead mount in the utility room and just put up a shelf in the utility room.
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   01-30-2016, 11:32 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 201
Posted By Vlubbers
Over the course of several theaters I guess I...

Over the course of several theaters I guess I subscribe to the 1/3 up guideline. But---you have to consider where your eyes are pointed. If you prefer to watch semi-reclined for whatever reason...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   01-24-2016, 01:17 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 192
Posted By Vlubbers
You can inspect it yourself. Just choose your...

You can inspect it yourself. Just choose your scene, examine the image, then zero the offsets, ignore the spillover and reexamine the screen. Folklore and optics recommend zero offsets. It is up...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   02-21-2015, 05:07 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 507
Posted By Vlubbers
Ah, yes, it is the journey after all. I agree.

Ah, yes, it is the journey after all. I agree.
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   02-21-2015, 02:16 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 507
Posted By Vlubbers
Others here have adroitly cataloged the salient...

Others here have adroitly cataloged the salient reasons to sway a choice and I agree with them. Let me come at it from a completely different direction. I have raced cycles, or cars or done a...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   02-03-2015, 04:04 PM
Replies: 932
Views: 81,419
Posted By Vlubbers
Mine has always booted up at a somewhat higher...

Mine has always booted up at a somewhat higher color temperature and then reset after a couple of seconds. Magenta never occurred to me. I assumed it was switching to REC.709 values. It has been...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   11-25-2014, 11:24 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 870
Posted By Vlubbers
Based on my own experience---image movement in...

Based on my own experience---image movement in response to ceiling mount vibration is the mount alignment slipping and would not normally be corrected by the lens controls. Perhaps it could be to...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   08-20-2014, 06:17 AM
Replies: 932
Views: 81,419
Posted By Vlubbers
Mine has been mounted upside down since new which...

Mine has been mounted upside down since new which will be four years in December with no issues. Luck of the draw to some extent on a mass produced item. Or any item. You have borne up well. My...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   07-17-2014, 12:07 PM
Replies: 932
Views: 81,419
Posted By Vlubbers
As Samuel Clemens, inter alios, so aptly...

As Samuel Clemens, inter alios, so aptly demonstrated.
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   07-17-2014, 10:00 AM
Replies: 932
Views: 81,419
Posted By Vlubbers
I would interested in your findings WRT the EE...

I would interested in your findings WRT the EE box. I have one I never bothered to install. I frankly never sensed a need. One of my rationales, perhaps not borne up by facts, was that the EE box...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   07-02-2014, 04:02 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,160
Posted By Vlubbers
Consider mounting the projector first. I know...

Consider mounting the projector first. I know that is not what usually happens. Then install the screen to suit. Just use the wall temporarily. Remember that if the screen is closer to the...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   05-19-2014, 08:08 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 888
Posted By Vlubbers
You could just take the projector off its mount...

You could just take the projector off its mount and sit it temporarily on the top of a step ladder and then move the projector/ladder till you get the right width. You can ignore whether the image...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   05-19-2014, 01:13 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 888
Posted By Vlubbers
WRT your question: You could determine how much...

WRT your question: You could determine how much additional room you would gain by cutting the crown. Then move the projector forward by that amount. The see how much the image shrinks. That will...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   03-28-2014, 08:55 AM
Replies: 932
Views: 81,419
Posted By Vlubbers
Thanks for the updates---despite the...

Thanks for the updates---despite the difficulties. Now is the time to go back and reread the pamphlet on what to do if you are shot down and pitched into a POW camp. It will be back before you know...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   02-26-2014, 01:46 PM
Replies: 932
Views: 81,419
Posted By Vlubbers
It is a bonding experience. I have race cars and...

It is a bonding experience. I have race cars and the pit lane/casual bar stories are not about the times it all goes right. Just the opposite. And stories are all we have when we open that small jar...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   12-17-2013, 05:05 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 4,129
Posted By Vlubbers
I have learned in my own case to make the screen...

I have learned in my own case to make the screen choice the last thing in the process. Just use the wall or something temporary and after you decide on exact placement and image size the screen...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   12-15-2013, 08:25 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 533
Posted By Vlubbers
I did something similar and I am sure it is...

I did something similar and I am sure it is common. I used an Arakno Geared Projector Mount to position a Vango. It has not moved in two years. The crucial consideration is the stability of the...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   11-14-2013, 07:45 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 206
Posted By Vlubbers
In my case I find that I must first zero out any...

In my case I find that I must first zero out any lens shift as a starting point. Which is what Ron is saying. One way to do that is to turn the projector on and then center the light exiting through...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 608

 
Forum Jump: