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Forum: Display Calibration   09-01-2015, 07:22 PM
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Posted By JackB
I'm using Marvinwow's right now and they are...

I'm using Marvinwow's right now and they are terrific. I don't think there could be that much variation between panels.
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   09-01-2015, 07:14 PM
Replies: 1,991
Views: 134,075
Posted By JackB
Just watched a Netflix movie using the optical...

Just watched a Netflix movie using the optical cable out for sound to my AVR. The soap opera effect is still there in spades. All of my settings are set to minimize the usual culprits that create...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   09-01-2015, 03:04 PM
Replies: 1,991
Views: 134,075
Posted By JackB
How does the picture compare now with the OTB...

How does the picture compare now with the OTB standard picture it came with? If you see it as a big improvement could you post your calibrated settings so we can try them?
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   09-01-2015, 07:59 AM
Replies: 1,991
Views: 134,075
Posted By JackB
What about using the skin tone adjustment feature...

What about using the skin tone adjustment feature in the menu? It is supposedly there for just this purpose. My skin tones have been fine so I have never played with the feature.
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   08-31-2015, 09:42 PM
Replies: 16,440
Views: 1,035,214
Posted By JackB
So what is the answer?

So what is the answer?
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   08-31-2015, 06:08 PM
Replies: 16,440
Views: 1,035,214
Posted By JackB
This appeared today in Twice News "Samsung...

This appeared today in Twice News

"Samsung will display CEA’s 4K Ultra HD logo on all of its 2015 UHD TVs to designate that they are “true 4K UHD TV models” that don’t use an inferior RGBW pixel...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   08-31-2015, 10:57 AM
Replies: 1,991
Views: 134,075
Posted By JackB
Is the Largo available in Germany yet? The $749...

Is the Largo available in Germany yet? The $749 blowout price at Fry's may indicate that LG is going to shortly release a new version with the lens filter upgrade. Hope that happens and we owners can...
Forum: Screens   08-26-2015, 07:29 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 62
Posted By JackB
What is best screen cloth?

I've tried the paint the wall screen project and it didn't work out. So I'm thinking of buying screen material for a fixed screen. Can anyone recommend a vendor and a material for this project. Do...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   08-25-2015, 02:51 PM
Replies: 1,991
Views: 134,075
Posted By JackB
I'm having trouble getting any sound from the...

I'm having trouble getting any sound from the external speaker digital connection. I'm playing Netflix from the embedded apps. It has worked in the past but now I get no sound even though there is...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   08-24-2015, 03:09 PM
Replies: 1,991
Views: 134,075
Posted By JackB
Why not use the on/off button on the remote? Mine...

Why not use the on/off button on the remote? Mine is ceiling mounted and it goes on and off immediately with one simple press of the button. It's at the top of the magic remote.
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   08-23-2015, 06:06 PM
Replies: 10,081
Views: 863,908
Posted By JackB
Although I don't regularly follow the other JVC...

Although I don't regularly follow the other JVC threads for the newer projectors, from time to time I catch bits and pieces of comments by owners. It seems like they all have issues that although...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   08-23-2015, 08:30 AM
Replies: 10,081
Views: 863,908
Posted By JackB
That's my point. It's not until later that the...

That's my point. It's not until later that the problem shows up. Based on my conversation at CES in 2014 with a couple of JVC VP's, and they were blue-suited gray haired types, they were not...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   08-22-2015, 07:40 PM
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Posted By JackB
Unbelievable! Could it be incorrect...

Unbelievable! Could it be incorrect manufacturing/assembly instructions caused this capacitor to be incorrectly installed. Because so many had these exact symptoms then wrong instructions would make...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   08-18-2015, 01:39 PM
Replies: 1,991
Views: 134,075
Posted By JackB
I received this reply from LG when I asked for a...

I received this reply from LG when I asked for a source for parts for the 1500:
Thank you for contacting LG Home Electronics:

I understand your concern, and I’m more than happy to assist you with...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   08-16-2015, 10:18 AM
Replies: 16,440
Views: 1,035,214
Posted By JackB
In the previous post there is a reference to 1x1...

In the previous post there is a reference to 1x1 pixel mapping. I have looked through the picture menu and find no reference to this. Can someone point me to the setting parameter and what is the...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   08-14-2015, 07:46 AM
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Views: 134,075
Posted By JackB
It's called Real Cinema and it "Optimizes the...

It's called Real Cinema and it "Optimizes the screen for movie viewing". I turned this off and it still had no impact on removing SOE from the picture. Anyone else want to weigh in? We are talking...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   08-12-2015, 07:30 PM
Replies: 1,991
Views: 134,075
Posted By JackB
Have a new noticed characteristic of the 1500 I...

Have a new noticed characteristic of the 1500 I thought I would solicit opinions on. I just hooked up the digital sound cable to my receiver so that I could use the smart Netflix application that...
Forum: Display Calibration   08-09-2015, 09:31 AM
Replies: 1,765
Views: 147,325
Posted By JackB
I have put many of the calibrations on my P70....

I have put many of the calibrations on my P70. It's interesting to see the very slight differences between most of them when cycling through all six of them. However, there is one common problem with...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   08-08-2015, 06:12 PM
Replies: 1,991
Views: 134,075
Posted By JackB
I would like to get an extension cable for the...

I would like to get an extension cable for the low voltage part of the power connection for my ceiling mounted 1500. I have found DC extension cables on Amazon but I can't find the size of the DC...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   08-08-2015, 05:30 PM
Replies: 1,991
Views: 134,075
Posted By JackB
I did exactly what you are thinking of doing. I...

I did exactly what you are thinking of doing. I cut a piece of 1/2" wood in 5x8 dimension and calipered the three holes. Since it is wood you can be a little imprecise with the holes by using...
Forum: Display Calibration   08-07-2015, 08:46 PM
Replies: 1,765
Views: 147,325
Posted By JackB
Leave what at 0? the rgb of the 5% level of the...

Leave what at 0? the rgb of the 5% level of the 11 point white balance? Or what?
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   08-05-2015, 05:46 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 94
Posted By JackB
Thank you.

Thank you.
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   08-05-2015, 05:16 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 94
Posted By JackB
Simple Wiring Question

I should know this but I don't. I'm going to run 110V power, 12 gauge romex, up to a ceiling projector. At the same time I have to run HDMI cable for the video over the same pathway. I know in the...
Forum: Display Calibration   07-31-2015, 01:12 PM
Replies: 1,765
Views: 147,325
Posted By JackB
Tried Superkyle's settings. Am I to assume they...

Tried Superkyle's settings. Am I to assume they are for low ambient light environment. The balance looks good but the picture now, at about 1:02 PM in the afternoon, is a little on the dim side. So I...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   07-30-2015, 08:36 AM
Replies: 16,440
Views: 1,035,214
Posted By JackB
Has anyone tried the Seiki U-Vision 4K scaling...

Has anyone tried the Seiki U-Vision 4K scaling cable? Does it do a better job than the P series internal scaler for upscaling 720 and 1080 content from Directv or BD? Here it is on sale at Sears for...
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