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Forum: Dual Format Players   06-01-2015, 10:20 PM
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Posted By mr.kludge
The following movies load and play fine; Still...

The following movies load and play fine; Still Alice, Taken 3, St. Vincent and The Giver. The only exception was Taken 3. During the last production promo at the start of the film (Europa) it...
Forum: Dual Format Players   05-24-2015, 06:07 PM
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Views: 1,606,384
Posted By mr.kludge
The Cobbler loads and plays fine.

The Cobbler loads and plays fine.
Forum: Dual Format Players   05-22-2015, 05:23 PM
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Posted By mr.kludge
Just FYI the following movies load and play...

Just FYI the following movies load and play without issues; Frozen Planet entire series - BBC, One Life - BBC, Elysium, Dawn of the Planet of the Apes, The Maze Runner and Ladyhawke the domestic...
Forum: Dual Format Players   05-10-2015, 05:54 PM
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Posted By mr.kludge
No issues with Paddington. And before you ask it...

No issues with Paddington. And before you ask it is a great flick and not required to have young kids to appreciate. Great acting and cast, looks fantastic and I marveled at the CGI on the bear. At...
Forum: Dual Format Players   05-09-2015, 11:49 AM
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Posted By mr.kludge
You will want to check prices on eBay. Some of...

You will want to check prices on eBay. Some of that gear might be worth some bucks. I had someone about 15 years ago pay me about 3x what I paid new for a Radio Shack 6v>12v inverter I had in my old...
Forum: Dual Format Players   05-09-2015, 11:46 AM
Replies: 13,910
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Posted By mr.kludge
No LoL the format was not around long enough to...

No LoL the format was not around long enough to get that deep into the catalog. BD hasn't been out long enough to go that deep. Be glad that there is a DVD. Some of my favorite movies haven't even...
Forum: Dual Format Players   05-08-2015, 03:51 PM
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Views: 1,606,384
Posted By mr.kludge
Back in the day Panasonic made a 8-track home...

Back in the day Panasonic made a 8-track home recorder that was the bomb. One of my friends had one. I never had 8-track except for in my moms car and we never bought any tapes for it. My friend also...
Forum: Dual Format Players   05-08-2015, 03:24 PM
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Posted By mr.kludge
No your Oppos will not play HD-DVDs. Only Toshiba...

No your Oppos will not play HD-DVDs. Only Toshiba and a very small number of other players exist for that format (many licensed from Tosh.). The Sammy 5K and the LG BH200 (and the short lived BH100)...
Forum: Dual Format Players   05-08-2015, 12:45 PM
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Posted By mr.kludge
I forgot to mention that the best option might be...

I forgot to mention that the best option might be to keep it for it's HD-DVD and DVD upscaling capabilities. You never know when you might want/need to play a HD-DVD if you don't already have that...
Forum: Dual Format Players   05-08-2015, 11:30 AM
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Posted By mr.kludge
I paid $62 total for the last one I picked up...

I paid $62 total for the last one I picked up from one of the group members. $12 for shipping. It was complete without the original box. They are not worth much. If you have everything that came...
Forum: Dual Format Players   05-04-2015, 02:50 PM
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Posted By mr.kludge
I would say rent them first before you buy. You...

I would say rent them first before you buy. You never know, you might love them to death. We all have our own tastes and you liked Birdman better than I did.

At first with The Gambler I thought...
Forum: Dual Format Players   05-03-2015, 10:28 AM
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Posted By mr.kludge
They are both decent pics. Worth a watch. Violent...

They are both decent pics. Worth a watch. Violent year is the stronger of the two. The gambler is entertaining enough and once you learn how it was filmed it becomes a little more interesting. I'm...
Forum: Dual Format Players   05-02-2015, 09:26 PM
Replies: 13,910
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Posted By mr.kludge
No issues with The Gambler. Well actually it is a...

No issues with The Gambler. Well actually it is a Paramount so you know the drill. You have to select chapter one to play and it will get stuck at slide show at the end of the movie. If you select...
Forum: Dual Format Players   04-29-2015, 07:00 PM
Replies: 13,910
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Posted By mr.kludge
Anyone else experience extremely long load times...

Anyone else experience extremely long load times with Fringe season 3? It loads then you get the funky spinning wheel picture and that goes on for what seems like forever. The disc do load and act...
Forum: Dual Format Players   04-26-2015, 11:46 PM
Replies: 2,838
Views: 445,212
Posted By mr.kludge
Rather than a bad motherboard this might just be...

Rather than a bad motherboard this might just be a bad loader/drive. I have experienced similar issues with a few other players. Some I have worked on won't boot if the drive is bad or not present...
Forum: Dual Format Players   04-18-2015, 08:59 PM
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Posted By mr.kludge
No issues with A Most Violent Year.

No issues with A Most Violent Year.
Forum: Dual Format Players   04-17-2015, 03:45 PM
Replies: 2,838
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Posted By mr.kludge
I was late to the party. I didn't start...

I was late to the party. I didn't start collecting HDPs and HD media until the Spring/Summer of '08 AFTER HD had been killed off. Actually I had a D-VHS player (by mistake, $40 on a clearance table)...
Forum: Dual Format Players   04-17-2015, 12:51 PM
Replies: 13,910
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Posted By mr.kludge
ToUmb is tomb.

ToUmb is tomb.
Forum: Dual Format Players   04-16-2015, 11:50 AM
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Posted By mr.kludge
Really! I expected to get ridiculed for that...

Really! I expected to get ridiculed for that watch/rental or at least for my spelling.
Forum: Dual Format Players   04-12-2015, 10:53 AM
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Posted By mr.kludge
No issues with Night at the Museum: Secret or the...

No issues with Night at the Museum: Secret or the Toumb. It did take an extremely long time to load. Even the initial blue bubble screen, but it is a Fox release so that explains it.
Forum: Dual Format Players   04-09-2015, 03:46 PM
Replies: 2,838
Views: 445,212
Posted By mr.kludge
Ya, I used to feel the same way, but I got over...

Ya, I used to feel the same way, but I got over it. I have a couple racks of HDs and triple that for BD with tons stacked all over everywhere. These are now the days of BD like DVDs back in the day....
Forum: Dual Format Players   04-09-2015, 03:31 PM
Replies: 2,838
Views: 445,212
Posted By mr.kludge
Good point. The Bib one with brushes is a CD....

Good point. The Bib one with brushes is a CD. Maybe that would have worked? Glad to hear you got it going again. Loaders for the 5k are non-existant these days and I bet for the BH200 it is even...
Forum: Dual Format Players   04-09-2015, 01:48 PM
Replies: 2,838
Views: 445,212
Posted By mr.kludge
You happened to do all the things I was going to...

You happened to do all the things I was going to suggest. Use a lens cleaner. I have found the Maxell that has the wind tunnel affect works well and also I have a couple with brute force ones with...
Forum: Dual Format Players   04-05-2015, 06:49 PM
Replies: 13,910
Views: 1,606,384
Posted By mr.kludge
The Imitation Game loads and plays perfectly. I...

The Imitation Game loads and plays perfectly. I have avoided this movie based on some of it's content but glad that I watched it. Great movie. It and The Theory of Everything were better options...
Forum: Dual Format Players   04-05-2015, 06:43 PM
Replies: 13,910
Views: 1,606,384
Posted By mr.kludge
I used to also, but hey, it's now 2015 and the...

I used to also, but hey, it's now 2015 and the format war has been over for 7 years now. Looking back, not saying it was a good thing, but BD was for sure going to overtake HD. Already been mentioned...
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