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Forum: Accessories   05-21-2015, 03:28 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 419
Posted By madtapper
How much for the 3 seat row (no loveseat)? Also,...

How much for the 3 seat row (no loveseat)? Also, how far west are you from Hickory? Thank you.
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   04-20-2015, 01:40 PM
Replies: 446
Views: 14,799
Posted By madtapper
Will sling tv run on Windows XP SP3 machine?

Will sling tv run on Windows XP SP3 machine?
Forum: Front Projector   04-06-2015, 12:47 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 64
Posted By madtapper
FS/FT 100" Studiotek 130 $300 Charlotte,NC

I have a 100" 16:9 Studiotek 130 G1 for SELL or TRADE.

Sell for $300 plus shipping. Stewart's EZ mount and free standing mount both included with screen.

Trade for 80" to 88" 16:9 screen of...
Forum: 2.35:1 Constant Image Height Chat   03-28-2015, 12:59 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 688
Posted By madtapper
Yep, been running in eco mode since day one. ...

Yep, been running in eco mode since day one. This thing is hella bright with a small screen and short throw. My ND2 filter will get here this coming week and I hope it helps tame things a bit...
Forum: 2.35:1 Constant Image Height Chat   03-22-2015, 07:46 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 688
Posted By madtapper
Craigslist hookup

A quick update:

So despite me wanting to go CIH, and firmly believing in its merits, I ended up getting a 16:9 screen. Why, you ask? Well, because the stars kinda aligned while browsing my...
Forum: Screens   03-19-2015, 01:17 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 150
Posted By madtapper
Thanks Rboster. I confirmed the screen is still...

Thanks Rboster. I confirmed the screen is still mounted, though I didn't ask about projecting an image. Will take a flashlight just in case. Cheers.
Forum: Screens   03-19-2015, 01:15 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 150
Posted By madtapper
Thanks for the suggestion, but honestly that...

Thanks for the suggestion, but honestly that sounds anything but simple especially when considering the time involved. I will gladly pay $175 (negotiated the price down) for an off the shelf screen...
Forum: Screens   03-19-2015, 10:03 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 150
Posted By madtapper
Buying Used Screen?

How do I properly examine a used screen before buying? I mean beyond obvious rips, stains, or wrinkles, what should I look for?

Details of the screen in question if that helps:

Stewart...
Forum: 2.35:1 Constant Image Height Chat   03-15-2015, 06:17 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 688
Posted By madtapper
Thanks everyone for the responses, Yes, it...

Thanks everyone for the responses,

Yes, it is a very small screen by most standards in a very tiny room, but it's the only space I have which can be dedicated to theater. I still really want...
Forum: 2.35:1 Constant Image Height Chat   03-15-2015, 12:06 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 688
Posted By madtapper
DLP Cinemascope?

Is there a DLP projector which would allow me to do 2.35:1 using the "zoom method"?

Trying for 34"H x 80"W wide at 10' throw.
$1500 budget

Manual or automatic zoom doesn't really matter,...
Forum: Audio Gear   03-13-2015, 11:30 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,772
Posted By madtapper
I know you'll ship, but where is local? Thanks.

I know you'll ship, but where is local? Thanks.
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   03-07-2015, 10:24 AM
Replies: 19,540
Views: 769,304
Posted By madtapper
Mostly giggles here: ...

Mostly giggles here:


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Htm_956k5ps
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   03-07-2015, 08:37 AM
Replies: 19,540
Views: 769,304
Posted By madtapper
For Sale

Just noticed this: 2 Triax's up for sale in the AVS classified section.

http://www.avsforum.com/forum/209-audio-gear/1922945-2-power-sound-audio-triax-s-pittsburgh.html
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   03-06-2015, 05:42 PM
Replies: 19,540
Views: 769,304
Posted By madtapper
Thanks Red. 2 small sealed subs is the...

Thanks Red.

2 small sealed subs is the direction I am headed. Anything else will smash the budget and be power wasted, I think. You mention reference down to 16hz on a pair of 15se. Is that...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   03-06-2015, 01:32 PM
Replies: 19,540
Views: 769,304
Posted By madtapper
1) Honestly, I just thought I needed to. The...

1) Honestly, I just thought I needed to. The only systems that have ever excited me were full range speakers with external subs. They were in much larger rooms though.

2) Hmmm, was unaware of...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   03-06-2015, 01:04 PM
Replies: 19,540
Views: 769,304
Posted By madtapper
Thanks everyone, Sounds like dual xs15se...

Thanks everyone,

Sounds like dual xs15se would probably do the trick, and it does fit within my budget nicely. I like the idea of having a smooth blanket of bass by going with two subs over a...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   03-06-2015, 11:33 AM
Replies: 19,540
Views: 769,304
Posted By madtapper
Small Room Bass

Hey forum,

I'm converting a spare bedroom into a home theater room and would appreciate help choosing a subwoofer(s).
Here are the facts:

1,066 cubic feet sealed room w/carpet flooring.
95%...
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   01-19-2015, 06:37 PM
Replies: 1,828
Views: 59,213
Posted By madtapper
Thanks for your reply. Confused though as I...

Thanks for your reply.

Confused though as I thought voltage tweaking required a reset for the values to hold?

Is this something I can accomplish with my standard remote, or do I need the...
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   01-19-2015, 03:47 PM
Replies: 1,828
Views: 59,213
Posted By madtapper
Do I have red tint?

May sound silly, but I'm not sure if it's red tint, or just slight non-uniformity in the panel that would be considered "normal". Since I have no camera to capture what I am seeing, here is my best...
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   01-19-2015, 10:05 AM
Replies: 12,155
Views: 1,162,521
Posted By madtapper
This commercial aired in NC too. I watched and...

This commercial aired in NC too. I watched and cheered right up until the point where they mentioned the curved screen would ensure everyone could have the best seat in the house.
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   01-12-2015, 09:07 PM
Replies: 1,873
Views: 95,703
Posted By madtapper
Initial impressions here, with full review coming...

Initial impressions here, with full review coming soon: http://www.digitalversus.com/tv-television/lg-65ec970v-65ec9700-p18506/lg-65ec970v-4k-oled-tv-initial-results-from-our-labs-n38485.html
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   11-12-2014, 09:29 AM
Replies: 700
Views: 93,554
Posted By madtapper
Success

Received the board yesterday and installed last night. Very easy but time consuming as there are many small screws which need to be removed. Other than dropping said screws repeatedly, I didn't...
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   11-06-2014, 12:29 PM
Replies: 700
Views: 93,554
Posted By madtapper
thanks

Wow! Ask and you shall receive! Thanks guys for the uber-quick replies.

I made a rookie mistake and overlooked the "rundown" link initially but see it now. Looks like a simple process according...
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   11-06-2014, 09:45 AM
Replies: 700
Views: 93,554
Posted By madtapper
"how to"

I just purchased an IO assembly board from ShopJimmy, and in a few days my 5020 should become an E-Lite. Hooray!

The problem I'm having now is I can't seem to locate the actual instructions for...
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   09-05-2014, 07:07 PM
Replies: 481
Views: 10,820
Posted By madtapper
Been on a TV series kick myself...

Been on a TV series kick myself lately....Misfits, Party Down, The League, Luther....but have gotten a few movies in too.



"Journey to the West": Beautiful movie to watch with great costumes...
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