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Forum: Home Automation   07-26-2016, 08:41 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 69
Posted By NickTheGreat
How about Philips Hue stuff? If you're talking a...

How about Philips Hue stuff? If you're talking a regular lamp and not some specialty light you're dealing with.

Not cheap either. Probably a couple of Wemo things or GE Links or something...
Forum: Home A/V Distribution   07-26-2016, 08:34 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 160
Posted By NickTheGreat
I agree that it makes way more sense to get...

I agree that it makes way more sense to get internet out there and just watch the Netflix natively. I mean, you can get a box to play Netflix for well under $100.
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   07-26-2016, 08:29 AM
Replies: 1,620
Views: 144,716
Posted By NickTheGreat
Congrats dude! Maybe you'll have time to use...

Congrats dude! Maybe you'll have time to use your HT in a few months . . . ;)
Forum: HDTV Programming   07-22-2016, 10:43 AM
Replies: 694
Views: 57,498
Posted By NickTheGreat
So I really thought this was the last season. I...

So I really thought this was the last season. I could have sworn I'd read that somewhere, and was kinda excited to be done with it!

Not yet . . . not quite yet . . . :rolleyes:
Forum: General Home Theater & Media/Game Rooms   07-21-2016, 09:32 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 97
Posted By NickTheGreat
14' is way too long of a distance for a TV. My...

14' is way too long of a distance for a TV. My 110" screen is not big enough and I'm a little closer than that.

My wife didn't want our room to "look like a theater" which really meant permanent...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   07-15-2016, 10:22 AM
Replies: 12,435
Views: 894,916
Posted By NickTheGreat
I hear Onkyo's are nice . . . ;) :D

I hear Onkyo's are nice . . . ;) :D
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   07-14-2016, 02:13 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 87
Posted By NickTheGreat
Hmmm that's a lot of criteria. Maybe a picture...

Hmmm that's a lot of criteria. Maybe a picture will help inspire some other requests.

I wouldn't think that a mount or horizontal members would be all that visible, but you know the space and...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   07-14-2016, 02:11 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 87
Posted By NickTheGreat
And you have a pry-bar on the pry-bar ;)

And you have a pry-bar on the pry-bar ;)
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   07-14-2016, 08:46 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 87
Posted By NickTheGreat
That looks tough to me. I'd think you really...

That looks tough to me. I'd think you really need another point of contact to the cubby.

Why don't you want to attach to the sides or back? Is it a rental? Because you do see guys span some...
Forum: Remote Control Area   07-05-2016, 01:18 PM
Replies: 3,424
Views: 268,633
Posted By NickTheGreat
I got the update and did it. But I haven't...

I got the update and did it. But I haven't actually used the remote since then. The one on my Elite seems to be okay :)
Forum: General Home Theater & Media/Game Rooms   07-05-2016, 01:16 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 2,322
Posted By NickTheGreat
Lookin good. Will be excited to see what you...

Lookin good. Will be excited to see what you think of the concrete tops. I'm considering it for an outside project :)
Forum: General Home Theater & Media/Game Rooms   06-30-2016, 08:29 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 210
Posted By NickTheGreat
I think this is the best answer. Either that or...

I think this is the best answer. Either that or add a shelf inside, and then a front board to add support and hide cables. But I understand not wanting to modify an heirloom piece :)
Forum: General Home Theater & Media/Game Rooms   06-30-2016, 08:26 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 97
Posted By NickTheGreat
That's a good sized screen at a long throw. And...

That's a good sized screen at a long throw. And a small budget. You sure you can't do any curtains or shades or anything?
Forum: Remote Control Area   06-27-2016, 10:22 AM
Replies: 844
Views: 33,795
Posted By NickTheGreat
I've had Bestbuy refuse to honor Bestbuy.com...

I've had Bestbuy refuse to honor Bestbuy.com prices. I pointed out the oddity of this and the guy told me that BB.com doesn't have the lights, heating/cooling ,etc that a store does.

i said "or...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   06-22-2016, 11:47 AM
Replies: 5,901
Views: 471,139
Posted By NickTheGreat
I have a Da-Lite screen. I was a particular...

I have a Da-Lite screen. I was a particular case, as I wanted retractable screen and acoustically transparent. And I wanted it quick, so I kinda settled on the High Contrast Material since it was...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   06-22-2016, 10:07 AM
Replies: 5,901
Views: 471,139
Posted By NickTheGreat
I use gray in my setup and am quite pleased with...

I use gray in my setup and am quite pleased with it. I almost always run in ECO mode, mostly in the night. But it does well during the day (not a super bright room to begin with).
Forum: Home Automation   06-15-2016, 08:55 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,562
Posted By NickTheGreat
Appreciate the update. We just got new windows...

Appreciate the update. We just got new windows installed, and I'm going to look into shades soon.

I don't need them to move, but it would be pretty cool . . . :D
Forum: Theater Room Items & Accessories   06-15-2016, 08:35 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 114
Posted By NickTheGreat
The newer Harmony lines have RF to a hub, and...

The newer Harmony lines have RF to a hub, and then IR from the hub and blasters to your equipment.

Depending where your closet is, the hub could send IR to the TV, or you position a blaster...
Forum: 3D Content   06-15-2016, 08:32 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 177
Posted By NickTheGreat
I discovered on the last day of the 2012 Olympics...

I discovered on the last day of the 2012 Olympics that my cable provider was broadcasting it in 3D . . . :mad:

Watched a lot of diving as I recall :D:
Forum: 3D Content   06-14-2016, 01:42 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 4,692
Posted By NickTheGreat
4/20 :)

4/20 :)
Forum: 3D Content   06-14-2016, 09:52 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 4,692
Posted By NickTheGreat
Not that it's any consolation to you, but I have...

Not that it's any consolation to you, but I have it sitting beside me on my desk right now. I'm a Prime member, which maybe explains the ship speed?
Forum: 3D Content   06-13-2016, 12:09 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 4,692
Posted By NickTheGreat
I got an email saying mine is shipping. Should...

I got an email saying mine is shipping. Should be here tomorrow. :)
Forum: Theater Room Items & Accessories   06-10-2016, 10:33 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 89
Posted By NickTheGreat
Sorry, my experience is more in the industrial...

Sorry, my experience is more in the industrial setting. So they are all PLC controlled. Out of our walls from a control/design perspective.

The ones we use are fairly slow come to think of it....
Forum: Theater Room Items & Accessories   06-08-2016, 09:49 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 89
Posted By NickTheGreat
Interesting project for sure. I would be nervous...

Interesting project for sure. I would be nervous trying to get 16 actuators to move the exact same distance at the exact same time. Maybe a frame of some sort to eliminate a few actuators? We use...
Forum: 3D Content   06-08-2016, 09:41 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 780
Posted By NickTheGreat
I've only ever sampled Netflix, but I couldn't...

I've only ever sampled Netflix, but I couldn't find a good way to show the 3D content anyways.
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