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Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   05-27-2013, 08:28 PM
Replies: 803
Views: 88,241
Posted By bloomis914
I just picked up a brand new (demo) VSX-1122-K...

I just picked up a brand new (demo) VSX-1122-K from my local BB. It didn't come with the CD-Rom/Remote or Ipod connector so I have a few questions:

1) Does anyone know where I can find the...
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   07-29-2009, 11:40 AM
Replies: 187
Views: 10,439
Posted By bloomis914
Cajieboy & MattL and the rest of the responders....

Cajieboy & MattL and the rest of the responders.

Thank you all very much for the responses and opinions. That is what makes this forum/board the best on the net.

One thing I have learned is...
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   07-28-2009, 06:02 PM
Replies: 187
Views: 10,439
Posted By bloomis914
Thanks for the input Gus. I will be...

Thanks for the input Gus.

I will be repairing my current 50" Elite but am wondering if it is worth trying to save some money to replace the board myself.

I watched the service tech take the...
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   07-28-2009, 12:52 PM
Replies: 187
Views: 10,439
Posted By bloomis914
now, i can certainly understand being mad for...

now, i can certainly understand being mad for the reason you are now...

a little secret... i'd bet that many of those who talk tough on avs aren't really that tough when the little woman is...
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   07-28-2009, 12:39 PM
Replies: 187
Views: 10,439
Posted By bloomis914
Socketman - That is the rub for me too. I own...

Socketman - That is the rub for me too. I own tons of Pioneer products and every one is/has worked flawlessly for years. Some through ridiculous outdoor parties for several days and they just keep...
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   07-28-2009, 12:28 PM
Replies: 187
Views: 10,439
Posted By bloomis914
Interesting.....I appreciate everyones...

Interesting.....I appreciate everyones responses. I have been shamefully reading and feeling like a big whiner.

However, when I bought my $5,000 LCD PJ, I went into it knowing that the bulb cost...
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   07-26-2009, 06:30 PM
Replies: 187
Views: 10,439
Posted By bloomis914
Well, I am very disappointed that after...

Well, I am very disappointed that after approximately 4 years my Pioneer ELite 50" Pro-1120HD plasma died.

Root cause of failure is " Y-Drive Board Assy failure".....Part # AWV-2082.

Total...
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   07-26-2009, 06:15 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,372
Posted By bloomis914
Surap - Thanks for your smart-ass, useless...

Surap - Thanks for your smart-ass, useless response.

Anyway, I did have a service tech come out and confirm Y-Drive Assy Part # AWV-2082 is fried and needs to be replaced for total cost of...
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   07-14-2009, 08:49 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,372
Posted By bloomis914
Well, I just got done watching the MLB ALL-STAR...

Well, I just got done watching the MLB ALL-STAR Game in glorious HD when all of a sudden "CLICK" and my screen went black on my Pioneer Elite Pro-1120HD Plasma panel. It just stopped period. I...
Forum: Ultra Hi-End HT Gear ($20,000+)   12-30-2008, 10:02 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 6,034
Posted By bloomis914
Thanks for the detailed information about the...

Thanks for the detailed information about the unit and the additional cost considerations.

Power is back on and all is well.....for now.

I am really struggling with justifying this...
Forum: Ultra Hi-End HT Gear ($20,000+)   12-28-2008, 09:40 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 6,034
Posted By bloomis914
Here I sit reading this thread in a hotel as the...

Here I sit reading this thread in a hotel as the power was knocked out to almost 300,000 homes early this am due to 50-60 mph winds in Metro-Detroit.....I have two AC's, two furnaces, and lots of...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   12-29-2007, 08:29 PM
Replies: 11,836
Views: 1,159,737
Posted By bloomis914
DISH Network / FSN-HD update: 4th game in a...

DISH Network / FSN-HD update:

4th game in a row that DISH has not broadcast in HD over FSN-HD even though it is available to D* & Comcast customers. Dish is really blowing it regarding showcasing...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   12-27-2007, 06:40 PM
Replies: 11,836
Views: 1,159,737
Posted By bloomis914
Milehighmike - I am glad you detected my...

Milehighmike - I am glad you detected my sarcasm...Anyway, once again tonight here in Detroit DISH customers are watching Colorado vs. Detroit in Standard Definition with no HD feed from our local...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   12-26-2007, 10:52 PM
Replies: 11,836
Views: 1,159,737
Posted By bloomis914
MilehighMike - First thank you very much for...

MilehighMike - First thank you very much for this information.

Second, I can't believe Dish would hose us here in Hockeytown, arguably the biggest hockey market in the US. I am truly disappointed...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   12-26-2007, 09:48 PM
Replies: 11,836
Views: 1,159,737
Posted By bloomis914
Also posted in HDTV forum as new topic but still...

Also posted in HDTV forum as new topic but still curious as to what is going on.....

Does anyone know what is going on with the Red Wings on FSN-HD (Channel 380 or 430HD) in Metro-Detroit???
...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   12-26-2007, 08:07 PM
Replies: 11,836
Views: 1,159,737
Posted By bloomis914
Thanks Rocko for confirming FSN-HD was...

Thanks Rocko for confirming FSN-HD was broadcasting the Wings in HD tonight in Metro-Detroit.

Did anyone in Metro-Detroit get to see the Wings tonight in HD on DISH Network channels 380 or 430?
...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   12-26-2007, 06:42 PM
Replies: 11,836
Views: 1,159,737
Posted By bloomis914
Are the Red Wings being broadcast in HD tonight...

Are the Red Wings being broadcast in HD tonight on FSN-HD?? I have DISH Network and am only getting SD feed on channel 430 (SD).......Nothing on 380 (FSN-HD) or 430 (FSN-HD)....What gives? Websites...
Forum: Remote Control Area   12-17-2007, 12:45 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,717
Posted By bloomis914
Please help make recommendations for best remote...

Please help make recommendations for best remote (UNDER $200) for controlling the following equipment:

Panny AE3000 Projector
Onkyo Receiver
Toshiba HD-DVD
Dish VIP622 W/DVR functions

Would...
Forum: HDTV Programming   04-30-2007, 09:16 PM
Replies: 972
Views: 42,807
Posted By bloomis914
Another standard def game for us Dish /E* folks...

Another standard def game for us Dish /E* folks in Detroit tonight. What a joke.

Big Thumbs down to Dish and FSN for not working this out for us hockey fans.

Is there any deal in sight?
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   04-18-2007, 07:58 PM
Replies: 11,836
Views: 1,159,737
Posted By bloomis914
This question is off topic but in the right...

This question is off topic but in the right forum I believe.......

Does CBC broadcast HNIC (Hockey Night In Canada) in OTA-HD??

Also, anyone in the western suburbs use a attic or small...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   12-30-2006, 10:06 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 6,700
Posted By bloomis914
ScottS - Amen, Brother!

ScottS - Amen, Brother!
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   12-29-2006, 01:23 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 6,700
Posted By bloomis914
rimoto- 130 sheets of 12 foot material......I...

rimoto- 130 sheets of 12 foot material......I don't hang drywall, but I wouldn't do that for $5K....

In my opinion, there is only one job worse than hanging, mudding, taping and sanding...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   12-23-2006, 08:39 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,059
Posted By bloomis914
I will also be building a proscenium/stage...

I will also be building a proscenium/stage approximately 8" with a waterfall routered edge.
Screen size will be either 52 x 92 or 58 x 104 paired with a DLP or LCD projector mounted about 12-13'...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   12-23-2006, 08:35 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,059
Posted By bloomis914
I have a couple of layouts I can e-mail you guys...

I have a couple of layouts I can e-mail you guys if interested....I tried to cut and paste but couldn't get it right...

Basically, two rows of theater seats or large love seats - goal being to...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   12-23-2006, 08:06 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 8,240
Posted By bloomis914
FWIW - In my last theater, I insulated between...

FWIW - In my last theater, I insulated between all of the joists and around duct work with R-13. Then I used a 2x2 ceiling tile called "Sandrift".......I believe USG or Armstrong makes it.

This...
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