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Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   03-05-2017, 07:13 PM
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Posted By tyee
How is the projector for computer use,...

How is the projector for computer use, specifically how sharp is the text? I thought I read in one review, it's not recommended for that? That's why I wanted to get one, I use Benq W1070 right now...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   03-05-2017, 09:53 AM
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Views: 233,874
Posted By tyee
Both models are on sale at amazon, 800! Can't...

Both models are on sale at amazon, 800! Can't decide whether to get one or wait for the laser model. Will the laser model be quite a bit brighter?
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   02-17-2017, 06:16 PM
Replies: 727
Views: 48,770
Posted By tyee
HaHa foolish me, I finally got it working! I...

HaHa foolish me, I finally got it working! I ordered a $25CA edid black box from china, hooked it up yesterday and something just stood out when I was testing it. What I saw was when the Yamaha was...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   02-09-2017, 01:36 PM
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Views: 529,250
Posted By tyee
I just upgraded to a Yamaha A860 Receiver...

I just upgraded to a Yamaha A860 Receiver (although some may not call that an upgrade), but I'm happy with it. It has full pre outs and I'm using pro unbal to balanced converters to go my required 30...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   01-20-2017, 09:53 AM
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Views: 48,770
Posted By tyee
Come to think about it I think when I was using...

Come to think about it I think when I was using the Onkyo I had to do the same thing as the Yamaha, that is disconnect the projector from main hdmi output of the receiver/prepro (now open circuit),...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   01-19-2017, 08:06 PM
Replies: 727
Views: 48,770
Posted By tyee
Lots of problems like this I've been reading....

Lots of problems like this I've been reading. Take a look at this capture. I found an overclock site that said I have to let Windows detect the receiver like a video display first before setting up...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   01-19-2017, 06:54 PM
Replies: 727
Views: 48,770
Posted By tyee
I tried rebooting, no difference. I will try...

I tried rebooting, no difference. I will try another cable.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   01-19-2017, 04:34 PM
Replies: 727
Views: 48,770
Posted By tyee
Just got the A860 and it plays from the oppo fine...

Just got the A860 and it plays from the oppo fine but I connect my PC to one of the hdmi inputs and I get video but no sound. The PC does not even see the A860 when I look at the sound playback...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   01-09-2017, 06:47 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 523
Posted By tyee
I plan on picking this up tomorrow if the...

I plan on picking this up tomorrow if the following can be done. Can I tell the unit I have no center channel and direct that to the front L/R mains? I had an older Denon years ago and I could not do...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   01-08-2017, 02:24 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 273
Posted By tyee
arnyk, did you ever tell what pro audio device...

arnyk, did you ever tell what pro audio device you used? I will be in the same boat in the near future. Am looking at Radial pro DI boxes with an external unbalanced attenuator I will build. The...
Forum: Video Source Items   12-17-2016, 10:06 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 221
Posted By tyee
I was thinking the same but will there not be...

I was thinking the same but will there not be inexpensive splitters in the near future that support 4K just like certain current 1080p splitters that do the same thing as the integral?
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-18-2016, 08:58 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 13,638
Posted By tyee
This unit is supposedly discontinued as said here...

This unit is supposedly discontinued as said here - http://www.avshop.ca/sound-amp-pa-audio/installed-sound/amplifiers/denon-dn-500av-surround-preamplifier

I hope there is a replacement coming...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   03-01-2016, 07:56 PM
Replies: 274
Views: 43,707
Posted By tyee
My bulb is getting near 4500 hours so I'm...

My bulb is getting near 4500 hours so I'm thinking of replacing it. I already have 2 spares I got last year. For anyone who has had their's explode, I sit right underneath my W1070 with the unit...
Forum: Power Sound Audio   12-07-2015, 10:17 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 743
Posted By tyee
I was planning on the S1500 in the new year but...

I was planning on the S1500 in the new year but now my choices are greater. What is the difference between 15S, 15V, and S1500 in terms of impact, room placement, etc?
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   09-17-2015, 10:17 PM
Replies: 32,767
Views: 1,282,152
Posted By tyee
Yes, be sure to post results. I have both the...

Yes, be sure to post results. I have both the CX10's and the 1099's in different rooms of course. The 1099's are in the smaller room. I want to be blown away just like that maxell blow me away photo...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   08-28-2015, 09:01 PM
Replies: 3,815
Views: 228,633
Posted By tyee
Thanks Erich for that detective work! So most...

Thanks Erich for that detective work! So most likely I will have to reduce the level to them for now. I will have to look for something a lot better but still small or does that not go hand in hand?
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   08-28-2015, 07:25 PM
Replies: 3,815
Views: 228,633
Posted By tyee
Been playing today with the LFE channel for...

Been playing today with the LFE channel for movies along with my 1099's. I never had a sub before so this is new to me. Just read about calibration of channels and when the mains/sub are calibrated...
Forum: Speakers   08-22-2015, 04:19 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 5,821
Posted By tyee
Was it two years ago I was wanting to hear these...

Was it two years ago I was wanting to hear these robobob?. I never did get a pm. Too late now, got 1099's and am happy.
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   08-10-2015, 09:36 PM
Replies: 274
Views: 43,707
Posted By tyee
I just ordered a new bulb from this ...

I just ordered a new bulb from this (http://www.aliexpress.com/item/compatible-W1070-W1080ST-projector-lamp-bulb-P-VIP-240-0-8-E20-9n-for-BenQ-5J/32307834725.html)link at AliExpress. Got it today...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   06-28-2015, 10:20 PM
Replies: 3,815
Views: 228,633
Posted By tyee
Where to start? There are so many out there!

Where to start? There are so many out there!
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   06-28-2015, 09:55 PM
Replies: 3,815
Views: 228,633
Posted By tyee
Yeah, they're actually 10" drivers! The Method...

Yeah, they're actually 10" drivers! The Method sub has 2 15"drivers. The MiniMethod has the 2 10".
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   06-28-2015, 06:52 PM
Replies: 3,815
Views: 228,633
Posted By tyee
Ryan - the sub is the Zu Audio Mini-Method....

Ryan - the sub is the Zu Audio Mini-Method. Sealed. Not made anymore. I'm listening now. Actually it sounds pretty good. Played some organ music and there seems to be a loss at lower frequencies. I...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   06-28-2015, 05:16 PM
Replies: 3,815
Views: 228,633
Posted By tyee
Since I have a roll off of bass what suggestions...

Since I have a roll off of bass what suggestions do you guys have. I've been reading about antimode 8033, minidsp, nanoavr? My pre-pro has Audyssey MultEQ XT, but I prefer to equalize only the...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   06-26-2015, 08:57 AM
Replies: 3,815
Views: 228,633
Posted By tyee
Thanks for the tips dorri732! When I set xover to...

Thanks for the tips dorri732! When I set xover to max, I got a huge peak at xover. Receiver sub setting is 0dB. I'm not using any room correction at the moment. Should I be checking the sub only...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   06-25-2015, 10:16 PM
Replies: 3,815
Views: 228,633
Posted By tyee
Ok, it's going good but there are a few variables...

Ok, it's going good but there are a few variables like sub xover frequency on the sub itself, gain on the sub and 0 or 180 degrees on the sub also. Just tried playing with 0 and 180 degrees and I can...
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