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Forum: Display Calibration   01-26-2017, 04:13 PM
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Posted By Daffypuck
Wow, this is a lot of info to assimilate. Which...

Wow, this is a lot of info to assimilate. Which file should I DL to burn a BD test disc? I want to calibrate my projector which is using a PS3 for BD. Are there instruction files included with the DL?
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   01-23-2017, 06:15 PM
Replies: 5,451
Views: 409,253
Posted By Daffypuck
I see many mentions of "ECO" mode. Pros & Cons of...

I see many mentions of "ECO" mode. Pros & Cons of running in that mode vs normal? Im still trying to figure out my new PJ slowly but surely. Is ECO more for bulb preservation, or that the normal mode...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   01-23-2017, 06:09 PM
Replies: 5,451
Views: 409,253
Posted By Daffypuck
Yes, I have a setting for 16:9, 2.35:1 and 70mm...

Yes, I have a setting for 16:9, 2.35:1 and 70mm Panavision 2.20:1
But when it zooms to an AR, It indeed fills the scope screen while maintaing CIH, but I can still see the black on top and bottom...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   01-23-2017, 06:04 PM
Replies: 5,451
Views: 409,253
Posted By Daffypuck
Thanks for the reply. I tried to find a scope...

Thanks for the reply. I tried to find a scope screen but had to settle for an Elite 16:9 that I draw up for scope films. So for the 3D settings on my player and the PJ, should I base it on the scope...
Forum: HDTV Technical   01-18-2017, 04:35 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 211
Posted By Daffypuck
Thanks for the help. I didnt even know what to...

Thanks for the help. I didnt even know what to call it. Its my understanding that if you set your display to native, that it allows the box, or whatever source youre using, to do the upscaling etc....
Forum: HDTV Technical   01-18-2017, 02:04 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 211
Posted By Daffypuck
Really?? Youve replied twice without answering...

Really?? Youve replied twice without answering the question. So yes, it is irrelevant how I have it hooked up. My original question is:"What are the causes of the interlacing issue?" Why would it...
Forum: HDTV Technical   01-17-2017, 06:23 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 211
Posted By Daffypuck
Wouldnt that info be irrelevant since it only...

Wouldnt that info be irrelevant since it only occurs on a few channels and some worse than others? Im just curious what causes it? Im using a Pioneer Elite display, DirectTv connected via HDMI...
Forum: HDTV Technical   01-16-2017, 06:14 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 211
Posted By Daffypuck
What is causing this interlacing anomaly on certain channels?

I have noticed many times watching certain TV shows or movies. Its like an interlacing artifact or something. AMC is notorious for many of its shows looking like this. Any ideas what causes this?...
Forum: 2.35:1 Constant Image Height Chat   01-12-2017, 05:10 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 267
Posted By Daffypuck
Yeh, I think thats what Im gonna have to do....

Yeh, I think thats what Im gonna have to do. Elite has a manual 135" 16:9 that Ive found for around $200. Like Ive said before, Im using a Focupix now and know nothing else. So if the Elite is even a...
Forum: Screens   01-12-2017, 05:03 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 152
Posted By Daffypuck
Yeh, Elite has the size Im looking for all day...

Yeh, Elite has the size Im looking for all day long all over the web. But theyre all out of stock or discontinued. I just need it to hold me over for a few years until I have a deicated room for my...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   01-12-2017, 04:58 PM
Replies: 5,451
Views: 409,253
Posted By Daffypuck
Quick question yall, what is the masking setting...

Quick question yall, what is the masking setting for? Prior to buying this pj, I was under the impression that the 8000 would automatically mask the bars on top and bottom (not project black) when...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   01-12-2017, 04:54 PM
Replies: 5,451
Views: 409,253
Posted By Daffypuck
I dont know if anyone addressed this, but I just...

I dont know if anyone addressed this, but I just got mine from B&H as well. That was the best price I could find. Do not get duped into buying one with glasses. All of the ones I found that included...
Forum: 2.35:1 Constant Image Height Chat   01-11-2017, 06:09 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 267
Posted By Daffypuck
Simply put, I want CIH. If I can project a 16:9...

Simply put, I want CIH. If I can project a 16:9 image at 135", when I switch to 2.35:1, I want an image just as big with the extra foot on each side. The whole reason we have home theatre is to...
Forum: Screens   01-11-2017, 05:46 PM
Replies: 2,278
Views: 461,895
Posted By Daffypuck
Just need a quick opinion on the screen Ive...

Just need a quick opinion on the screen Ive decided to purchase. Ive been looking for a 2.35:1 screen, but just cant seem to find one anywhere. So Ive decided to go with a 135" Elite 16:9 screen. I...
Forum: 2.35:1 Constant Image Height Chat   01-11-2017, 05:10 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 267
Posted By Daffypuck
Yep, I find them all day long from Elite, but...

Yep, I find them all day long from Elite, but they have discontinued them. Every other vendor I find online does not stock them either. I know fixed screens and electric ones are the way to go, but...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   01-10-2017, 06:11 PM
Replies: 5,451
Views: 409,253
Posted By Daffypuck
What settings, or more specifically, which...

What settings, or more specifically, which picture mode do yall watch 3D in? My pj is new out of the box and Im still figuring it out, but it seems that the dynamic mode works pretty well for 3D...
Forum: 2.35:1 Constant Image Height Chat   01-10-2017, 06:05 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 267
Posted By Daffypuck
Where can I find a 2.35:1 screen????

I have searched high and low for a 128" manual screen and cannot find any, at all. For now, a fixed screen is just now plausible. One day down the road It will be. For now I want to upsize my 92"...
Forum: Screens   01-10-2017, 05:32 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 152
Posted By Daffypuck
Help me find a 2.35:1 screen

For the life of me, I cannot find a scope manual screen anywhere online. I find listings all day long, but they are all out of stock, discontinued etc. A fixed screen is not an option as of right...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   01-07-2017, 05:37 PM
Replies: 5,451
Views: 409,253
Posted By Daffypuck
Thanks for the answers yall. What does the...

Thanks for the answers yall. What does the masking setting do? I was under the impression that when watching a scope film, you could mask the black bars on top and bottom. Essentially, stopping the...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   01-07-2017, 09:58 AM
Replies: 5,451
Views: 409,253
Posted By Daffypuck
Im not one anymore that has to have the latest...

Im not one anymore that has to have the latest and greatest. I use to chase the unicorns, so to speak, and try to have the best that I could afford and found myself constantly upgrading and spending...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   01-04-2017, 07:19 PM
Replies: 5,451
Views: 409,253
Posted By Daffypuck
Thanks so much yall for your help. Im guessing...

Thanks so much yall for your help. Im guessing that if I do have an issue, I could rig up a small mirror to help reflect the IR outward toward the viewing area. I dont think Ill have to, but Ill...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   01-04-2017, 05:16 PM
Replies: 5,451
Views: 409,253
Posted By Daffypuck
Have you used the Panny glasses ever? Just...

Have you used the Panny glasses ever? Just wanting a few opinions on any differences between them and the PS3 glasses.
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   01-04-2017, 05:12 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 697
Posted By Daffypuck
Ive been out of the game for a few years, so I...

Ive been out of the game for a few years, so I cant speak on subs made after 2011ish. Me personally, Ive always preferred Velodynes and have been happy with them. My GF had a very similar setup,...
Forum: 2.35:1 Constant Image Height Chat   01-04-2017, 04:49 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 93
Posted By Daffypuck
True, then why even make a scope pulldown? I can...

True, then why even make a scope pulldown? I can understand a fixed screen though. Maybe thats why pulldown scope screens are tough to find perhaps. The only problem with using a 16:9 screen is youll...
Forum: 2.35:1 Constant Image Height Chat   01-04-2017, 10:35 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 93
Posted By Daffypuck
Having trouble finding a scope screen...

Ive tried on other threads to get advice on a scope screen and I just cant seem to get any help. Thought this thread might be a better place. For now, I dont need a mack-daddy screen. I only want to...
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