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Forum: Screens   11-24-2012, 12:47 PM
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Posted By Scruffy
I am interested in purchasing a “Reference...

I am interested in purchasing a “Reference Studio 4K” screen distributed by EluneVision (Eastporters). I assume that EluneVision and Eastporters are one and the same as they have the same address on...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   10-29-2009, 10:50 PM
Replies: 6,048
Views: 644,000
Posted By Scruffy
Using firmware version 2.6. Audio craps out for...

Using firmware version 2.6. Audio craps out for "Run Fatboy Run". Quite annoying. The movie plays perfectly in my Oppo BDP-83 and to think that I paid more for the Sammy than I did for the Oppo.
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Forum: Blu-ray Players   02-27-2008, 10:16 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 5,335
Posted By Scruffy
Mr. 568, I also found my Samsung 1200 too...

Mr. 568,

I also found my Samsung 1200 too noisy. I removed the top cover and decoupled the fan from the case by using rubber bushings. This reduced the noise somewhat; but, it is still too loud....
Forum: Blu-ray Players   02-20-2008, 08:48 PM
Replies: 6,048
Views: 644,000
Posted By Scruffy
Thanks PUR. Peter

Thanks PUR.

Peter
Forum: Blu-ray Players   02-20-2008, 08:36 PM
Replies: 6,048
Views: 644,000
Posted By Scruffy
PUR/shawnmos, I just checked the US and...

PUR/shawnmos,

I just checked the US and Canadian Samsung sites and they still only provide the 080128 version of the firmware. Is the 080212 version only available through the Ethernet? Is there...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   12-13-2007, 11:04 PM
Replies: 1,161
Views: 143,090
Posted By Scruffy
Hans, This is exactly what I had to do for...

Hans,

This is exactly what I had to do for my attic installation see the pictures below which should be self explanatory (Tilted front of projector down and angled the screen upwards from the...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   11-21-2007, 03:42 PM
Replies: 1,161
Views: 143,090
Posted By Scruffy
Speedeur, If you have a height limitation,...

Speedeur,

If you have a height limitation, you can still keep the projector higher than the top of the screen by simply tilting the front of the projector downward and then compensating at the...
Forum: Blu-ray Software   10-13-2007, 06:56 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,659
Posted By Scruffy
I picked up King Arthur, along with five others,...

I picked up King Arthur, along with five others, today at Vancouver’s Granville street Futureshop with no hassle. $15 a pop.

Scruffy
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   09-28-2007, 10:02 PM
Replies: 1,161
Views: 143,090
Posted By Scruffy
Dazztx, I had a similar issue with my W9000...

Dazztx,

I had a similar issue with my W9000 in that one half of the picture was pulsating light and dark and the image was unstable. I simply cycled through the PIP settings and it cleared the...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   09-23-2007, 07:50 PM
Replies: 1,161
Views: 143,090
Posted By Scruffy
Falk, You are a very brave soul. How did...

Falk,

You are a very brave soul. How did you realize that this modification was possible? Once you reassemble the lens assembly with the four screws is there any chance of misalignment or does it...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   06-01-2007, 11:20 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,274
Posted By Scruffy
David I agree with Knuck that you shouldn't...

David

I agree with Knuck that you shouldn't use keystone correction; however, you can still raise your projector and then tilt the projector downward and still have a perfectly rectangular image...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   04-01-2007, 01:19 PM
Replies: 1,161
Views: 143,090
Posted By Scruffy
I'm interested in setting the overscan for my...

I'm interested in setting the overscan for my W9000 to 100%. Could someone please PM me with the procedure on how to enter and leave the service menu. Thanks.

Peter
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   03-30-2007, 09:14 AM
Replies: 1,161
Views: 143,090
Posted By Scruffy
Kevin, Thanks for your response this...

Kevin,

Thanks for your response this greatly relieves my anxiety and thanks for the ceiling mount information. The Chief mount looks quite substantial as compared to others that I've seen. The...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   03-29-2007, 09:57 PM
Replies: 1,161
Views: 143,090
Posted By Scruffy
Kevin, Great theatre!!! Thanks for the post...

Kevin,

Great theatre!!! Thanks for the post with respect to the flashing at start-up. My W9000 exhibits this characteristic; but not consistently. Usually the left side will flash first...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   03-20-2007, 06:47 PM
Replies: 1,161
Views: 143,090
Posted By Scruffy
My W9000 worked flawlessly last night except...

My W9000 worked flawlessly last night except that during the turn-on stage there were a few initial fashes of white light on the screen and then the purple BenQ screen came on and flashed a few...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   03-19-2007, 06:55 PM
Replies: 1,161
Views: 143,090
Posted By Scruffy
A strange event happened last night when I...

A strange event happened last night when I turned on my W9000. While the projector was displaying the BenQ logo start-up screen, the right half of the screen started to alternate between the normal...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   03-18-2007, 07:09 PM
Replies: 1,161
Views: 143,090
Posted By Scruffy
Al, I followed Kevin's turn on procedure by...

Al,

I followed Kevin's turn on procedure by turning the projector on first and then a few seconds later the DVD player. It was looking for the Video signal at turn on. I waited a few seconds and...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   03-18-2007, 06:24 PM
Replies: 1,161
Views: 143,090
Posted By Scruffy
I've solved the difficulty that I had had in...

I've solved the difficulty that I had had in removing the side cover (to gain access to the dust filter) of my W9000. When I eventually forcibly removed the cover, I discovered that the little tabs...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   03-15-2007, 09:22 PM
Replies: 1,161
Views: 143,090
Posted By Scruffy
Al, I have a ¼ thick aluminium plate with...

Al,

I have a ¼ thick aluminium plate with multiple anchor holes for the projector bolted (four 3/8 allen key flat head lag bolts) to the ceiling roof joists. This arrangement probably has a...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   03-15-2007, 08:38 PM
Replies: 1,161
Views: 143,090
Posted By Scruffy
Al, I too will be fabricating my own...

Al,

I too will be fabricating my own ceiling mount. Do you know if BenQ has a pdf file for the bolt pattern (measured location). Also, do you know what the machine bolt size is? By inspection,...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   03-15-2007, 07:26 PM
Replies: 1,161
Views: 143,090
Posted By Scruffy
I collected my new W9000 from an authorized BenQ...

I collected my new W9000 from an authorized BenQ reseller (Vancouver) yesterday evening. Like Kevin, my projector arrived with a pale blue sticker on one side of the shipping box indicating that the...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   01-20-2007, 05:09 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,596
Posted By Scruffy
I had a dead pixel issue on arrival. Service...

I had a dead pixel issue on arrival. Service staff were polite and helpful (US and Canadian). I was immediately provided with a RMA number. Within 36 hours I had a new replacement projector...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   01-13-2007, 12:48 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,345
Posted By Scruffy
Tino, You can purchase M4 screws with...

Tino,

You can purchase M4 screws with various head styles and lengths at Pacific Fasteners Ltd, 3934 1st Avenue in Burnaby. The facility is located just past Boundary Road on the south side of...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   01-06-2007, 09:31 PM
Replies: 248
Views: 40,567
Posted By Scruffy
Tom, Thanks for the review. Could you...

Tom,

Thanks for the review. Could you please comment on the sound pressure level of the HD73 versus the HD72 and H79. Thanks.

Peter
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   09-24-2006, 10:18 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 503
Posted By Scruffy
My experience with their customer service has...

My experience with their customer service has been excellent. My first H57 had a dead pixel on delivery. I e-mailed a picture indicating the offending dead pixel and a RMA Request Form was...
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