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Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   07-23-2016, 11:38 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 157
Posted By SierraMikeBravo
So many folks want to lump all frequencies into...

So many folks want to lump all frequencies into one pot. To properly tune a theater, frequencies in the spectrum must be separated. The spectrum most often being 20Hz-20kHz. Easiest way to think...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   07-23-2016, 11:18 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 221
Posted By SierraMikeBravo
Lighting, fabric and height. Properly designed...

Lighting, fabric and height. Properly designed as well with compromising function.
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   07-22-2016, 07:44 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 119
Posted By SierraMikeBravo
I would not extrapolate from his plans, which I...

I would not extrapolate from his plans, which I likely drew. Placement of atmos speakers is dependent on the speaker type, ceiling height, obstacles, seating area, LCR arrangement, and surround...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   07-12-2016, 03:39 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 229
Posted By SierraMikeBravo
It depends on the type of unit you go with, but...

It depends on the type of unit you go with, but ANY penetration into the shell, if not dealt with properly, can mitigate the shell. To answer your question, yes, it's not the best for aesthetics or...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   07-12-2016, 09:58 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 229
Posted By SierraMikeBravo
There are several reasons, but those are two for...

There are several reasons, but those are two for brevity purposes.
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   07-12-2016, 09:57 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 229
Posted By SierraMikeBravo
Using an in room mini split cuts through the...

Using an in room mini split cuts through the isolation shell. Since the unit interior is not isolated, it introduces the possibility of mitigating your isolation you spent a lot of money on. ...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   07-12-2016, 07:41 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 229
Posted By SierraMikeBravo
Further, you don't need an engineer in my...

Further, you don't need an engineer in my opinion. What you need is someone who has done this many times over. Right now, all the professionals you're bringing over have never done this before. ...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   07-12-2016, 07:36 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 229
Posted By SierraMikeBravo
Then I would highly recommend you not use a in...

Then I would highly recommend you not use a in room mini split system. Use a conventional system or a ducted mini split. Introducing noise into your isolated room has just negated isolation in the...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   07-11-2016, 10:41 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 229
Posted By SierraMikeBravo
First question is, do you intend to isolate your...

First question is, do you intend to isolate your room?
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   07-11-2016, 10:37 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 378
Posted By SierraMikeBravo
Feel free to contact me. I can help you out. I...

Feel free to contact me. I can help you out. I have a few ideas which may point you in the right direction.
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   07-11-2016, 10:34 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 296
Posted By SierraMikeBravo
You can also try JM Insulshield or Owens Corning...

You can also try JM Insulshield or Owens Corning Select Sound black acoustic blanket. Quest Acoustical materials also ships a similar product.
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   06-30-2016, 02:35 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 118
Posted By SierraMikeBravo
It's possible they changed policy, but as of two...

It's possible they changed policy, but as of two years ago, their policy was as stated above. Could've changed with pressure though, or corporate left it up to the individual managers to keep bad...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   06-30-2016, 02:11 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 118
Posted By SierraMikeBravo
Home Depot

If I recall, I believe Home Depot, and possibly Lowe's, offers a 10% discount to all veterans on Independence Day. I think all you have to show is a DD214 or other proof of service. Retired...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   06-27-2016, 07:59 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 2,417
Posted By SierraMikeBravo
Looking good!! I really like that dark wood and...

Looking good!! I really like that dark wood and rustic orange color for the fabric. Very good choices.
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   06-24-2016, 12:40 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 388
Posted By SierraMikeBravo
Then you are chasing your tail. You seem to be...

Then you are chasing your tail. You seem to be asking a lot of hypothetical questions. You need to ask the right questions for your particular circumstances, which you won't know until the time...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   06-24-2016, 10:25 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 388
Posted By SierraMikeBravo
As Big mentioned, you're talking with the wrong...

As Big mentioned, you're talking with the wrong people. Well known acousticians are not designers, nor do they care to be. You need to talk with a good, whole room, designer. You are trying to...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   06-22-2016, 08:10 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 388
Posted By SierraMikeBravo
Why would you shorten the room? Also, make sure...

Why would you shorten the room? Also, make sure your sister understands 20 dB noise floor, flow rates necessary for a theater, turbulence, sound isolation for ducting that works both ways, and...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   06-22-2016, 05:03 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 388
Posted By SierraMikeBravo
Big is right. You are asking all the right...

Big is right. You are asking all the right questions, but you are at a point where there is more conflict than resolution. While it appears you are trying to understand all the ins and outs via a...
Forum: Area Home Theater Meets   06-10-2016, 08:04 AM
Replies: 4,215
Views: 65,188
Posted By SierraMikeBravo
Now, consider how many "professionals" that are...

Now, consider how many "professionals" that are out there that don't even have a tenth the level of understanding you guys already have? It's about trying to promote quality sound for every...
Forum: Area Home Theater Meets   06-09-2016, 10:28 PM
Replies: 4,215
Views: 65,188
Posted By SierraMikeBravo
Sounds like a good summary Archea, although I've...

Sounds like a good summary Archea, although I've been doing sound consulting since about 2007, but close enough. My first experience with HAA was 2008.
Forum: Area Home Theater Meets   06-09-2016, 09:55 PM
Replies: 4,215
Views: 65,188
Posted By SierraMikeBravo
Stitch...understood and accepted! Archea and I...

Stitch...understood and accepted! Archea and I had a great conversation tonight (or rather I did and he listened to be me babble on about tangential items and esoteric systems), but the one thing I...
Forum: Area Home Theater Meets   06-09-2016, 05:25 PM
Replies: 4,215
Views: 65,188
Posted By SierraMikeBravo
All I did was try an offer a great opportunity...

All I did was try an offer a great opportunity and to help by extending information, and now I get a challenge as to my competence and experience (and I'm pretty sure I know which room you are...
Forum: Area Home Theater Meets   06-09-2016, 05:16 PM
Replies: 4,215
Views: 65,188
Posted By SierraMikeBravo
Archea, Which Erskine one have you been in? ...

Archea,

Which Erskine one have you been in? Chris's room in Lee's Summit is quite good. But I'm not sure for what reason I have to prove anything to you? Is it for my own ego or for yours? ...
Forum: Area Home Theater Meets   06-09-2016, 03:35 PM
Replies: 4,215
Views: 65,188
Posted By SierraMikeBravo
I've thought about it. Just haven't had a...

I've thought about it. Just haven't had a chance. I live in Topeka.
Forum: Area Home Theater Meets   06-09-2016, 03:01 PM
Replies: 4,215
Views: 65,188
Posted By SierraMikeBravo
You get both to be honest stoked. They are...

You get both to be honest stoked. They are inextricably commingled as a friend of mine is fond of saying (you know who are). This is why I made the suggestion of pooling your resources and sending...
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