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Forum: 3D Content   10-30-2014, 08:17 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 707
Posted By NickTheGreat
Yeah Disney is real good about not selling the 3D...

Yeah Disney is real good about not selling the 3D to the US customers. Most of these titles can be ordered off Amazon.UK

In fact at the moment, they are running a special sale if you purchase 2...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   10-30-2014, 08:10 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 332
Posted By NickTheGreat
Nice thread. I like that I got to see it...

Nice thread. I like that I got to see it progress without having to wait for updates!



I did the FW update on my 5030 the other night and haven't gotten to test it out yet. The report is...
Forum: General Home Theater & Media/Game Rooms   10-30-2014, 08:04 AM
Replies: 7,950
Views: 739,085
Posted By NickTheGreat
I have been intrigued by this movie. Is it...

I have been intrigued by this movie. Is it really over the top with the Global Warming thing? I'm not really a fan of the liberal Hollywood agenda movies.
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   10-29-2014, 11:07 AM
Replies: 11,305
Views: 1,094,781
Posted By NickTheGreat
Yeah I know. I don't know why he said a...

Yeah I know. I don't know why he said a windowless plane is "all but inevitable." I'd wager that they'll always have windows. :)

Maybe he meant "far from inevitable." Or maybe I have a...
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   10-29-2014, 08:25 AM
Replies: 11,305
Views: 1,094,781
Posted By NickTheGreat
All but inevitable? I don't know about that. ...

All but inevitable? I don't know about that. :eek:
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   10-29-2014, 08:23 AM
Replies: 3,978
Views: 319,207
Posted By NickTheGreat
Finally did the FW last night. But didn't get to...

Finally did the FW last night. But didn't get to test it. Will have to change that in the next few days!

Took longer to get the old slow laptop started up than it did to download and install the...
Forum: Theater Room Items & Accessories   10-28-2014, 08:05 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 109
Posted By NickTheGreat
Have you considered just ordinary wall shelf...

Have you considered just ordinary wall shelf brackets?

http://www.homedepot.com/p/Unbranded-11-9-in-x-7-9-White-Magnum-Shelf-Bracket-EB-0099-12WT/204657451?N=5yc1vZc89kZ1z0tuqv

Something like...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   10-28-2014, 07:55 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 251
Posted By NickTheGreat
If I were buying a 25' cable, I'd just buy...

If I were buying a 25' cable, I'd just buy normal. I put a 35' one in my HT, and went Redmere.

For 30', it'd be a toss-up. Probably would go Redmere, just to be safe :)
Forum: 3D Content   10-27-2014, 11:07 AM
Replies: 266
Views: 10,756
Posted By NickTheGreat
We use those coaster for a dresser and a china...

We use those coaster for a dresser and a china cabinet. Good idea. Thanks! :)
Forum: 3D Content   10-27-2014, 08:08 AM
Replies: 266
Views: 10,756
Posted By NickTheGreat
Looks good, Don. Off topic, but how does the...

Looks good, Don.

Off topic, but how does the seat slide out? Do you have any sort of casters? Or just grab and slide? I had considered doing something like that for a couch in my room, but...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   10-27-2014, 07:36 AM
Replies: 3,978
Views: 319,207
Posted By NickTheGreat
Luckily I still have an older W7 laptop around...

Luckily I still have an older W7 laptop around for such emergencies! :eek:
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   10-24-2014, 01:57 PM
Replies: 3,978
Views: 319,207
Posted By NickTheGreat
It was actually the standard cable 5 or 6 years...

It was actually the standard cable 5 or 6 years ago. I'd bet good money you have at least one lying around somewhere :)
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   10-24-2014, 11:19 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 1,983
Posted By NickTheGreat
My screen is 110" diagonal and we sit about 14 ft...

My screen is 110" diagonal and we sit about 14 ft from it.

It could be bigger, but it's not bad. I also had the door on the side to contend with, and decided not to overlap it.
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   10-24-2014, 11:17 AM
Replies: 644
Views: 36,363
Posted By NickTheGreat
Hooray for graphs! :cool:

Hooray for graphs! :cool:
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   10-23-2014, 01:54 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 1,983
Posted By NickTheGreat
Thanks. I made a big push to get it usable by...

Thanks. I made a big push to get it usable by the Superbowl. And now it's nearly November and I haven't progressed much since :eek:
Forum: 3D Content   10-23-2014, 10:51 AM
Replies: 611
Views: 25,394
Posted By NickTheGreat
And ask my wife, every time we go on one of those...

And ask my wife, every time we go on one of those rides at Disney, I say the same thing.

She loves it! :D
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   10-23-2014, 08:00 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 174
Posted By NickTheGreat
I know I've seen a DIY mask system on here, held...

I know I've seen a DIY mask system on here, held with magnets.

*Here it is.
http://www.avsforum.com/forum/174-diy-constant-height/1392984-diy-scope-masking.html

Something like that what you...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   10-23-2014, 07:57 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 127
Posted By NickTheGreat
That doesn't sound real legal, but I'm no lawyer...

That doesn't sound real legal, but I'm no lawyer :confused:
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   10-23-2014, 07:56 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 1,983
Posted By NickTheGreat
If you go down the retractable AT route, I have...

If you go down the retractable AT route, I have this Da-lite one
...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   10-23-2014, 07:52 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 455
Posted By NickTheGreat
If I wanted to go PJ in my living room, I'd...

If I wanted to go PJ in my living room, I'd consider doing the whole TV and retractable screen thing. Sometimes I want to watch 15 minutes of the news, and I don't like turning my PJ on for that. ...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   10-23-2014, 07:50 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 455
Posted By NickTheGreat
You should buy a little 20" LED for cartoons,...

You should buy a little 20" LED for cartoons, just to build his character. :eek: :D
Forum: 3D Content   10-23-2014, 07:48 AM
Replies: 611
Views: 25,394
Posted By NickTheGreat
Everyone knows that the fourth dimension is time...

Everyone knows that the fourth dimension is time :D
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   10-22-2014, 11:02 AM
Replies: 9,225
Views: 706,569
Posted By NickTheGreat
Would a Harmony remote be able to change the...

Would a Harmony remote be able to change the picture settings to start each activity? I've had luck with things like that in the past, but it depends on the particular display device.
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   10-22-2014, 09:11 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 909
Posted By NickTheGreat
Are the cans not rated for IC? I guess heat from...

Are the cans not rated for IC? I guess heat from the bulbs makes sense, but I wasn't aware that that was a thing otherwise
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   10-22-2014, 09:08 AM
Replies: 3,978
Views: 319,207
Posted By NickTheGreat
Thanks for finding and posting that. Think i'll...

Thanks for finding and posting that. Think i'll do the FW after all :)
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