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Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   01-28-2015, 06:43 AM
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Posted By coolgeek
Who knows, maybe in 5-8 years, other technologies...

Who knows, maybe in 5-8 years, other technologies might make 'projectors' a thing of the pass...

I can imagine 150 inch quantum dot, 4K tvs (with HDR, Rec 2020 or beyond, and maybe even 8K...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   01-28-2015, 01:59 AM
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Posted By coolgeek
Exactly my thoughts. I have seen the 500ES...

Exactly my thoughts.

I have seen the 500ES and other projectors. It's a no brainer. The current improvements on 'current 1080p' blu rays are already worth it.

And even if you can buy a newer...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   01-20-2015, 03:16 AM
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Posted By coolgeek
You guys makes me want to get another OS... :D

You guys makes me want to get another OS... :D
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   01-17-2015, 02:03 AM
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Posted By coolgeek
After that incident, i turned my OS way down. I...

After that incident, i turned my OS way down. I can't afford another one if i broke this one and then I am going to be slapping myself silly.

And whenever I play that EOT clip, i make sure to...
Forum: Speakers   01-16-2015, 03:43 PM
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Posted By coolgeek
Got it. No cotton then. And I was talking...

Got it. No cotton then.

And I was talking about the 'installed, end to end kind'. Not the rugs.





You're not so old unless you listen to Oldies (which i do mostly :p)
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   01-16-2015, 03:26 PM
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Posted By coolgeek
That makes sense. But other than that...

That makes sense.

But other than that difference, I don't see how my OS can literally jump like that, and literally moves about a foot forward and then a couple foot back on that EOT track if...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   01-16-2015, 02:33 AM
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Posted By coolgeek
A couple of Orbit Shifters would be fantastic. ...

A couple of Orbit Shifters would be fantastic. BTW: The OS is currently also on concrete slab (with hardwood flooring on top). Although the floor doesn't shake, it is so powerful, everything else...
Forum: Speakers   01-16-2015, 02:23 AM
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Posted By coolgeek
I definitely will... Thanks. Your input is very...

I definitely will... Thanks. Your input is very much appreciated. So, no cotton? Why? The salesman told me it's the most expensive one they have.



Yeah, dark for sure.. thus, my choices...
Forum: Speakers   01-15-2015, 01:27 AM
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Posted By coolgeek
Actually Maroon was my first choice. I even told...

Actually Maroon was my first choice. I even told the carpet guy i wanted it. But after talking to more people, I just got more and more confused. My architect told me maroon looks nice at the...
Forum: Speakers   01-14-2015, 07:06 AM
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Posted By coolgeek
Why so quiet on the JTR chat room? Anyways,...

Why so quiet on the JTR chat room?

Anyways, looking for input...

What carpet colors do you prefer.

Here are my thoughts (as you can see, I am a very confused fella).

1. I initially liked...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   01-14-2015, 03:33 AM
Replies: 4,461
Views: 246,996
Posted By coolgeek
Doesn't dynamic iris means better blacks and...

Doesn't dynamic iris means better blacks and contrast levels?
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   01-13-2015, 09:14 PM
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Posted By coolgeek
I am not sure if my response will be helpful but...

I am not sure if my response will be helpful but here goes.

I have an OS and dual HSU 15 inch sealed subs.

The best possible experience for me is turning the OS plus the 2 HSUs on at the same...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   01-03-2015, 09:53 PM
Replies: 10,630
Views: 1,377,984
Posted By coolgeek
The fabric is usually covering some sort of...

The fabric is usually covering some sort of acoustic treatment. What kind is the million dollar question, and may require some expert help who can calculate how your speakers behave in what kind of...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   01-03-2015, 09:47 PM
Replies: 1,322
Views: 81,302
Posted By coolgeek
Funny you mentioned this just as I was planning...

Funny you mentioned this just as I was planning on doing a sound-proof door.

I have a question for you. Do the 'bass' gets through, like a thumping sound? I don't have my speakers in my room...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   01-02-2015, 03:43 PM
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Posted By coolgeek
Absolutely... I get frustrated with 'other'...

Absolutely... I get frustrated with 'other' companies that uses deceptive, and even outright scamming techniques... What is the world becoming if you can't even trust Discovery channel to be honest...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   12-31-2014, 09:23 PM
Replies: 1,348
Views: 124,891
Posted By coolgeek
What settings are you using? I am at -8 on the...

What settings are you using? I am at -8 on the Sub and (zero) on the receiver sub out gain levels.

Anyways, what i am saying is that if you can't get your OS to jump up and down even when you're...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   12-31-2014, 09:11 PM
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Posted By coolgeek
Mine is currently not corner loaded and it's...

Mine is currently not corner loaded and it's great!

my HT room is just about the same size as yours and i plan to place the OS behind the screen. I moved the screen 4 feet up from the back so i...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   12-31-2014, 08:10 PM
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Views: 73,969
Posted By coolgeek
Erich, Are you the product development...

Erich,

Are you the product development manager at Eminence? Haha...:D
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   12-31-2014, 08:02 PM
Replies: 1,348
Views: 124,891
Posted By coolgeek
I am currently living in a rented house. My new...

I am currently living in a rented house. My new house, which I bought is still under-renovation. ONce that's complete, it'll have my HT room and i'll be moving all my equipment there.

As of now,...
Forum: Speakers   12-31-2014, 07:58 PM
Replies: 27,430
Views: 1,179,049
Posted By coolgeek
dgage is right, if you absolutely can't audition...

dgage is right, if you absolutely can't audition or have no way to listen to the speakers ahead of time, then any one of the choices mentioned will put a big smile on your face, I am sure...

In...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   12-31-2014, 08:48 AM
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Posted By coolgeek
Actually the gain on the OS was set at -8 and I...

Actually the gain on the OS was set at -8 and I set the receiver to 0 (for the subwoofer and other speakers).

And I was playing at -15 not -20 on the receiver (mistake).. i started at -30...
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Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   12-30-2014, 06:28 PM
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Views: 81,302
Posted By coolgeek
I went in with low expectations.. but it...

I went in with low expectations.. but it surprised me as I did enjoy myself more than I should...:)
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   12-30-2014, 09:07 AM
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Views: 124,891
Posted By coolgeek
We do with what we have... :) As for...

We do with what we have... :)

As for nearfield... have you sit near an OS? It's way too hot for me... (I have it next to my bed now, but i can only stand it if i am sitting on the other side of...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   12-30-2014, 08:40 AM
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Posted By coolgeek
Nice... looks like you can connect multiple subs...

Nice... looks like you can connect multiple subs as well, which was something I was looking at... It doesn't say how it'll work when using 2 Antimodes... I take it that when using antimodes, you'll...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   12-30-2014, 08:35 AM
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Views: 81,302
Posted By coolgeek
You're more help than you think...:D I...

You're more help than you think...:D

I basically went through your entire design and tried to understand what each component was for.... I can't afford an exact design, so I guess we'll see how my...
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