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Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   03-30-2015, 09:31 AM
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Posted By damelon
It's a glow paint which is also a reactive...

It's a glow paint which is also a reactive material which Jeff uses on all of his murals. I have fluorescent lights in my soffit and a large fluorescent "stage light" which I use to charge the...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   03-30-2015, 06:36 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 13,024
Posted By damelon
Build : Bacon Race Theater...

Build : Bacon Race Theater (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/19-dedicated-theater-design-construction/1350179-bacon-race-theater-patio-bar-project.html)
Star Ceiling Type : Painted
Installer : Jeff...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   03-25-2015, 02:27 PM
Replies: 339
Views: 22,580
Posted By damelon
You will have to manually focus first, but in...

You will have to manually focus first, but in this case you can have the lights on first and get the focus right. Usually it won't matter as much with a long exposure like the one you are trying...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   03-25-2015, 07:01 AM
Replies: 2,712
Views: 314,220
Posted By damelon
Wall stud spacing is 16" on center almost...

Wall stud spacing is 16" on center almost everywhere.

Actually a mini-split would probably work very well, since it is dedicated to your theater. The one I have in my theater is not a...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   03-25-2015, 06:33 AM
Replies: 2,712
Views: 314,220
Posted By damelon
Well currently my screen goes from the stage to...

Well currently my screen goes from the stage to the soffit. There is no gap. The first picture of the first post of my thread still shows my original screen (Look a few down to see the new...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   03-24-2015, 07:37 PM
Replies: 2,712
Views: 314,220
Posted By damelon
Thank you! As for allowing copies... well... we...

Thank you! As for allowing copies... well... we all pretty much copy from each other here, that is why we also post our builds. I took a lot from Sandman's theater. We read a lot from other...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   03-19-2015, 01:15 PM
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Views: 314,220
Posted By damelon
Black Lights for the Soffit: So I posted...

Black Lights for the Soffit:

So I posted some of this story in the Painted Star Ceilings thread... I originally had ordered some black lights from slimfluorescent.com. (A division of Savio...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   03-18-2015, 01:45 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 218
Posted By damelon
Another thing you can do is to do a theater in a...

Another thing you can do is to do a theater in a room used for something else, say the family room. Put up decent but not large speakers, which can either be in wall, or even in cabinet. Add...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   03-17-2015, 01:45 PM
Replies: 929
Views: 155,786
Posted By damelon
I ended up ordering the fixtures from Pegasus...

I ended up ordering the fixtures from Pegasus Lighting (The 47" and 35.5" housings, which are the 46" 28 Watt Bulbs and 34" 21 Watt Bulbs - T5) Make sure that before you buy anything there that you...
Forum: Display Devices   03-17-2015, 11:09 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 517
Posted By damelon
Item is sold.

Item is sold.
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   03-17-2015, 06:18 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 1,222
Posted By damelon
That 10' ceiling really shows in those pics. ...

That 10' ceiling really shows in those pics. That extra foot of height most of us don't get to play with!
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   03-17-2015, 06:08 AM
Replies: 929
Views: 155,786
Posted By damelon
I know! Any time I get customer service that...

I know! Any time I get customer service that bad I always ask for a refund or never give them business again. I found cheaper alternatives anyway.

Yeah, that light from amazon is awesome, it...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   03-16-2015, 01:25 PM
Replies: 929
Views: 155,786
Posted By damelon
Odd Development. Had not heard from Savio/Slim...

Odd Development. Had not heard from Savio/Slim Flourescent in a while so contacted them regarding my order. They lost it... or they said UPS lost it. Then on top of that I noticed my credit...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   03-14-2015, 01:10 PM
Replies: 929
Views: 155,786
Posted By damelon
That will have a very interesting effect with all...

That will have a very interesting effect with all of the different elevations in that ceiling!
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   03-14-2015, 11:26 AM
Replies: 929
Views: 155,786
Posted By damelon
I said I'd post some more recent pictures of the...

I said I'd post some more recent pictures of the star ceiling. These came out better. Going to try to work to diffuse that purple tint from the black light.

Here is the link to the post in my...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   03-14-2015, 11:23 AM
Replies: 2,712
Views: 314,220
Posted By damelon
Here are some of todays pictures. I have only...

Here are some of todays pictures. I have only adjusted the basics like sharpness, brightness, contrast but the Nikon program shows a different image than windows photo viewer so they end up a...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   03-14-2015, 10:10 AM
Replies: 2,712
Views: 314,220
Posted By damelon
Ok... now I'm starting to get the hang of this! ...

Ok... now I'm starting to get the hang of this! I have a ton of much better pictures of the ceiling. I am trying to learn some photoshop magic to blend two together where lighting on some parts is...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   03-14-2015, 07:32 AM
Replies: 910
Views: 353,050
Posted By damelon
One other thing when it comes to conduit, if it...

One other thing when it comes to conduit, if it not a straight run, do not use the normal 90 degree tubing elbows, make sure to use the gradual curved connectors so your cables feed through easily.
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   03-13-2015, 06:40 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 172
Posted By damelon
But it does look beautiful! That and we know you...

But it does look beautiful! That and we know you aren't moving.
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   03-13-2015, 03:45 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 170
Posted By damelon
That being said, a TV does make sense in an open...

That being said, a TV does make sense in an open space setup, in which case your design with 3 open sides would work, the downside in this case still being the audio issues... I think though that...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   03-13-2015, 01:57 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 170
Posted By damelon
Well it is a "dedicated theater design" thread,...

Well it is a "dedicated theater design" thread, and usually that implies a projector as people don't usually drop money on a dedicated theater only to put a TV in it. That kind of defeats the...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   03-13-2015, 11:25 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 170
Posted By damelon
I'd say right away to discard the 45 degree angle...

I'd say right away to discard the 45 degree angle idea. Good for a TV sure, not so good for a large projection screen.
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   03-13-2015, 11:16 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 172
Posted By damelon
Well a lot of basements in standard houses go...

Well a lot of basements in standard houses go with standard height ceilings. Like an 8 foot ceiling. And then add joists, beams, etc and you even lose inches from there. The overall...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   03-13-2015, 08:32 AM
Replies: 2,712
Views: 314,220
Posted By damelon
You could simply eyeball it based on the photo...

You could simply eyeball it based on the photo above. It doesn't look like it makes it halfway so I'm guessing 2x10s, but mostly it is your personal preference. I can measure it when I get home,...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   03-13-2015, 07:19 AM
Replies: 2,712
Views: 314,220
Posted By damelon
Informational Post of the Day : STAGE ...

Informational Post of the Day : STAGE

So many people over the years have asked questions about the stage and how it was built. BIG initially drew up this picture
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