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Forum: Display Calibration   07-31-2016, 06:15 PM
Replies: 14
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Posted By Frank D
Sounds like a good idea.

Sounds like a good idea.
Forum: Display Calibration   07-30-2016, 10:39 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 280
Posted By Frank D
If your meter still tracks well then perhaps the...

If your meter still tracks well then perhaps the cheapest way is to create a meter correction against someone with a spectro meter as the reference meter.

Shipping to the US adds to the cost of...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   07-27-2016, 07:45 PM
Replies: 5,225
Views: 223,578
Posted By Frank D
I only was able to compare the XMC-1 to the...

I only was able to compare the XMC-1 to the Anthem MRX 510 as I own both. In my case yes XMC-1 with full DIRAC is much better then the MRX 510 with its ARC. I use them both mainly for HT purposes. ...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   07-23-2016, 10:04 PM
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Views: 223,578
Posted By Frank D
Anthem ARC is very good but DIRAC is much better....

Anthem ARC is very good but DIRAC is much better. The DIRAC full version gives you much more control over corrections. I have both ARC and DIRAC. My main HT system uses DIRAC.

I also think...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   07-10-2016, 09:56 PM
Replies: 492
Views: 16,805
Posted By Frank D
Excellent meet! Thanks for hosting this Nikko. ...

Excellent meet! Thanks for hosting this Nikko.

Very professionally done. Nikko and Dave did a great job. Much better than the original meet we had a while back.

The F15 I would say had the...
Forum: Speakers   06-28-2016, 07:25 PM
Replies: 1,687
Views: 109,389
Posted By Frank D
Agreed. However another reason for getting these...

Agreed. However another reason for getting these over conventional cone drivers is distortion. These electrostats have very low distortion and with the right power can play very load with very low...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   06-19-2016, 05:54 PM
Replies: 831
Views: 30,312
Posted By Frank D
How do you know if your Spyder 5 was a good one...

How do you know if your Spyder 5 was a good one or not? Did you compare them against a spectrometer or just your previous golden Spyder 4 ? If yes which one and what did you compare?
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   05-27-2016, 11:02 PM
Replies: 2,455
Views: 93,611
Posted By Frank D
What did you end up setting your manual iris to? ...

What did you end up setting your manual iris to? Did you put you PJ in auto 1 or 2 iris mode after setting the manual iris?
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   05-27-2016, 10:50 PM
Replies: 14,993
Views: 921,978
Posted By Frank D
Do you have the actual gamma curve in 10 ire...

Do you have the actual gamma curve in 10 ire steps along with gamma at 5 ire? Do you have a dedicated HT that is also light controlled?

I am currently trying a 2.4 gamma at about 50 ire and...
Forum: Speakers   05-26-2016, 07:33 PM
Replies: 1,687
Views: 109,389
Posted By Frank D
I can not comment on the Motif X as I purchased a...

I can not comment on the Motif X as I purchased a Stage X to go with my front left and right Theos for my HT. In the Stage X you get the bigger panel. The Stage X works really well with the Theos. ...
Forum: Display Calibration   05-23-2016, 07:15 AM
Replies: 574
Views: 23,836
Posted By Frank D
Thanks Tom. So after doing the above would...

Thanks Tom.

So after doing the above would one run auto calibration for grayscale-gamma again.
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   05-21-2016, 04:11 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 4,521
Posted By Frank D
Sounds promising. What did you lose in the...

Sounds promising. What did you lose in the first 300 hours?
Forum: Display Calibration   05-21-2016, 08:37 AM
Replies: 574
Views: 23,836
Posted By Frank D
When selecting/ticking the calibration function...

When selecting/ticking the calibration function in the Auto Calibration (will be using Lumagen to do 125 LUT) area does it matter in what order one does Gamma, Grayscale or Color Gamut calibration? ...
Forum: Official AVS Forum Blu-ray Disc Reviews   05-15-2016, 10:30 AM
Replies: 349
Views: 22,397
Posted By Frank D
I was looking for the same review. Have you done...

I was looking for the same review. Have you done this one yet Ralph?
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   05-12-2016, 08:45 PM
Replies: 2,455
Views: 93,611
Posted By Frank D
What exactly did he adjust for your pixel...

What exactly did he adjust for your pixel adjustment? By how much? Can you take a picture of the pixel adjustment screen and post it?

Thanks
Forum: Display Calibration   05-02-2016, 06:04 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 557
Posted By Frank D
Hi Knd, So you can adjust the manual...

Hi Knd,

So you can adjust the manual Lumagen gamma controls in CP3? Is that easier or better than just going into the Lumagen and manually adjusting the gamma there ie in say the 21 pt gamma...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   04-30-2016, 04:39 PM
Replies: 13,473
Views: 489,324
Posted By Frank D
Is there a way to get into the JVC auto...

Is there a way to get into the JVC auto calibration memories to make manual adjustments for grey scale and gamma at different ire points? Any instructions for this?
Forum: Display Calibration   04-29-2016, 11:52 PM
Replies: 7,146
Views: 556,877
Posted By Frank D
Great, thanks Tom. Do you think that this...

Great, thanks Tom.

Do you think that this usb to serial port adapter has an FTDI chipset:

https://www.amazon.ca/gp/product/B0000VYJRY/ref=oh_aui_detailpage_o02_s00?ie=UTF8&psc=1

Also how...
Forum: Display Calibration   04-29-2016, 10:58 PM
Replies: 7,146
Views: 556,877
Posted By Frank D
If using Chromapure with a Lumagen and auto...

If using Chromapure with a Lumagen and auto calibrate it appears that I would need a serial cable connection from my PC to my Lumagen XS.

Some questions:

1. I will most like be using a usb to...
Forum: Display Calibration   04-27-2016, 06:42 PM
Replies: 7,146
Views: 556,877
Posted By Frank D
Thanks Tom. Is there a general preference to...

Thanks Tom.

Is there a general preference to create a screen offset and then point the meter at the projector for readings or it is better to just point the i1D3 meter at the screen when doing a...
Forum: Display Calibration   04-27-2016, 06:14 PM
Replies: 7,146
Views: 556,877
Posted By Frank D
Does Chromapure come with any screen offset files...

Does Chromapure come with any screen offset files so one can point the i1D3 meter at the projector for best low light performance? or are there instructions somewhere on how to create screen...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   04-26-2016, 11:32 PM
Replies: 831
Views: 30,312
Posted By Frank D
Can you explain the IRE 0 trick?

Can you explain the IRE 0 trick?
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   04-26-2016, 09:05 PM
Replies: 13,473
Views: 489,324
Posted By Frank D
Wondering if someone has something like a Lumgen...

Wondering if someone has something like a Lumgen if they can create the same effect. ie maybe set pj to project only 2.35 (not sure if JVC can do this) and then use Lumagen to expand the picture to...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   04-26-2016, 08:56 PM
Replies: 13,473
Views: 489,324
Posted By Frank D
Masking does make a difference. Alternatively I...

Masking does make a difference. Alternatively I tested shifting my image to the top of my screen (leaving larger unused space at the bottom) and I seem to notice the unused screen at that bottom way...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   04-18-2016, 05:46 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 4,521
Posted By Frank D
What meter did you use to measure that and where...

What meter did you use to measure that and where did you place it? Did you take reading off of screen or from projector?
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