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Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   01-31-2016, 10:09 PM
Replies: 23
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Posted By coderguy
Thanks for the feedback, yup am aware of the...

Thanks for the feedback, yup am aware of the graphical bug on the screen slider. The key to avoiding it from growing for now is to use the slider center-grip only to change it (instead of clicking...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   01-28-2016, 12:04 PM
Replies: 5,969
Views: 209,757
Posted By coderguy
I used to use a 1.37 throw ratio in the calc, but...

I used to use a 1.37 throw ratio in the calc, but I changed it to 1.4 which is JVC's officially published number.
I do agree at least on old JVC's I tested the TR was 1.37 (or thereabouts), but the...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   01-26-2016, 08:54 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,279
Posted By coderguy
Edit: See screenshot below where I circled in...

Edit:
See screenshot below where I circled in blue (screenshot is for a 145" screen though)...

So the minimum is less for a 130" 2.40, so about 14 feet (and this is what the calculator would...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   01-26-2016, 08:32 AM
Replies: 13,852
Views: 862,583
Posted By coderguy
Interesting read on the ProjectorReviews.com...

Interesting read on the ProjectorReviews.com site. The brightness is a bit lower than other AVS users have measured, appears he was using lamp high as well. could be lamp variation, or measurement...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   01-24-2016, 12:52 PM
Replies: 5,969
Views: 209,757
Posted By coderguy
Thanks for using the calculator. My calculator...

Thanks for using the calculator. My calculator and PJC's shows the same minimum distance for 2.40 @ 130" which is 14 feet (just double checked it). If you got a different result, please let me know...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   01-23-2016, 03:27 AM
Replies: 87
Views: 2,742
Posted By coderguy
For the manual pulldowns, the ones with black...

For the manual pulldowns, the ones with black frames and cases tend to look better than the ones with the white cases. It looks pretty good if you do it right.
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   01-23-2016, 02:04 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 459
Posted By coderguy
You need a tone generator: ...

You need a tone generator:
http://www.amazon.com/Extech-TG20-Wire-Tracer-Generator/dp/B00APD16D2/ref=sr_1_3?ie=UTF8&qid=1453540118&sr=8-3&keywords=tone+generator
...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   01-22-2016, 05:42 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,229
Posted By coderguy
Neither myself or Bud are upset at each other,...

Neither myself or Bud are upset at each other, this is simply the way we get through issues in the forum sometimes...

You will need a lot of lumens, but how many lumens depends on if you fix the...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   01-21-2016, 02:08 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 459
Posted By coderguy
Are you going to be doing lag-sensitive gaming? ...

Are you going to be doing lag-sensitive gaming?

If the answer is no, you are in JVC budget territory yet you are getting a $2000 projector by wasting all the money on other things....

You would...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   01-21-2016, 01:42 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,229
Posted By coderguy
We also blew up a lot of rockets and nearly...

We also blew up a lot of rockets and nearly killed everyone in Apollo 13, not to mention some exploding shuttle missions due to miscalculations of tolerances and faulty installation of protective...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   01-21-2016, 01:17 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 219
Posted By coderguy
Yah, I am going to call the Benq ht4050 as 7.5"...

Yah, I am going to call the Benq ht4050 as 7.5" to 13.5" lens shift on a 100" diagonal, just read the manual...

Edit:
There is a tolerance anyhow and rounding up 0.1" is best.
Plus it sounds...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   01-21-2016, 12:38 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 219
Posted By coderguy
The hc1200 is 8" offset for 110", or about 7.3" -...

The hc1200 is 8" offset for 110", or about 7.3" - 7.4" for 100".

I just made a minor correction to the offsets and lens shift in my calculator to all the Benqs, they should all be correct now, but...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   01-21-2016, 12:24 PM
Replies: 240
Views: 8,479
Posted By coderguy
I see they still haven't fixed the double-posting...

I see they still haven't fixed the double-posting bug in this forum completely yet...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   01-21-2016, 12:09 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,229
Posted By coderguy
How about you tell him to get Televideo computers...

How about you tell him to get Televideo computers from the 1980's with monochrome monitors, and we can all just game on those.
That will be one heck of a LAN party, I'll bring the 30-year old pizza,...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   01-21-2016, 10:36 AM
Replies: 5,969
Views: 209,757
Posted By coderguy
I've resampled images on PC's many times before...

I've resampled images on PC's many times before while leaving the image size the same (as many of us have), hence I only increased the PPI and the resolution, but I left the width and height the same...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   01-21-2016, 10:26 AM
Replies: 13,852
Views: 862,583
Posted By coderguy
Good, the calculator is estimating as a...

Good, the calculator is estimating as a calibrated 3D Lumens, there is a reason, even if people do not calibrate, it is better to estimate slightly on the low side than on the high, that way my error...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   01-21-2016, 10:03 AM
Replies: 13,852
Views: 862,583
Posted By coderguy
Sweet, my calculator is more accurate on 3D than...

Sweet, my calculator is more accurate on 3D than I even expected, guess what it calculated your 3D Lumens as...

9fL to 11fL depending on your mounting distance being mid-zoom or farthest throw...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   01-21-2016, 09:59 AM
Replies: 13,852
Views: 862,583
Posted By coderguy
I am sure you posted it recently, but just to...

I am sure you posted it recently, but just to remind me, what size screen were you on when getting this end number?
Just curious for my own research....
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   01-21-2016, 09:48 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,016
Posted By coderguy
It probably has a slower color wheel, maybe a 2x....

It probably has a slower color wheel, maybe a 2x. These increases RBE, but you can try it and see if RBE bothers you or not.

The decrease in 3D happens with an HTPC running 3d (like Nvidia Vision)...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   01-21-2016, 09:33 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,229
Posted By coderguy
You misunderstand I think, his business is...

You misunderstand I think, his business is installing projectors, he works as an installer I believe, lol...
I do not see how working as an installer for many years has little to do with knowing...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   01-21-2016, 09:23 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,016
Posted By coderguy
It is due to the way 3D images must be processed...

It is due to the way 3D images must be processed in an "overdriven" mode and the color tables have to change causing the drop. They all do it to some degree, some of them do it much worse than...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   01-21-2016, 08:16 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,229
Posted By coderguy
AV integrated works for a major installer (one of...

AV integrated works for a major installer (one of the largest in the US), and he is telling us how they would do it, being one of the largest. I am also no rookie, but I do not have the same amount...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   01-21-2016, 07:46 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,229
Posted By coderguy
I agree with you AV Integrated about TV's. I am...

I agree with you AV Integrated about TV's. I am just telling him the cheaper option being the projector and how I would go about it, if he does want to stay with the projectors. You are right many...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   01-21-2016, 07:16 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,229
Posted By coderguy
You can simulate the same effect by moving the...

You can simulate the same effect by moving the monitor closer to your eyes (in the case of a PC screen) and using a border and centering the document, or if using a projector, simulate it by sitting...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   01-21-2016, 07:12 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,229
Posted By coderguy
I do consider your CAD a specialty application...

I do consider your CAD a specialty application and I did make that distinction ahead of time.

I know, I have seen people work in 4:3, I am just saying for displaying regular spreadsheets or...
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