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Forum: Blu-ray Players   02-09-2016, 11:03 PM
Replies: 357
Views: 15,879
Posted By thorr
Not only that, what I really want to know is if...

Not only that, what I really want to know is if the downconverting will utilize deep color on displays that support it to improve the color from the HDR and WCG and send the picture with 4:4:4 to...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   01-21-2016, 05:45 PM
Replies: 357
Views: 15,879
Posted By thorr
My Planar PD-8150 1080p DLP projector supports...

My Planar PD-8150 1080p DLP projector supports HDMI 1.3, 4:4:4 and RGB 0-255. Does anyone know if any of these new UHD bluray players can be configured to output the most color and resolution...
Forum: 3D Displays   01-14-2016, 11:30 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 737
Posted By thorr
Yes, I have the Gear VR and S6 Edge+ and I love...

Yes, I have the Gear VR and S6 Edge+ and I love it! Dreadhalls creeps me out in the worst/best way. I actually get goosebumps! I also like Oculus Cinema. Watching movies in the virtual theater is...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   12-31-2015, 01:47 PM
Replies: 2,790
Views: 124,794
Posted By thorr
I was hoping/planning to get a UHD Blu-Ray player...

I was hoping/planning to get a UHD Blu-Ray player and use it with my existing equipment (receiver and projector) at 1080p. Would this not be possible because of HDCP/DRM/HDMI version requirements or...
Forum: Speakers   12-24-2015, 07:18 PM
Replies: 3,853
Views: 427,595
Posted By thorr
Nice theater! For those who have been helping...

Nice theater! For those who have been helping me, thanks! I wanted to give an update that I decided to put the theater in one of the bedrooms instead. It will be smaller, but much better overall...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   12-23-2015, 08:17 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 47
Posted By thorr
Need to put Stewart 130 Screen Material into electric retractable frame

Hello, I currently have plenty of Stewart Studiotek 130 screen material from my old house that was permanently fixed to the wall. I had a 163" diagonal and now need a 120" diagonal tensioned drop...
Forum: Speakers   12-19-2015, 09:13 AM
Replies: 3,853
Views: 427,595
Posted By thorr
What is considered the perfect distance to be...

What is considered the perfect distance to be sitting from an HTR 7000 used as a center speaker so the sound is at ear level and not too high or low? I am planning to use my Polk RT3000p's as my...
Forum: Speakers   12-18-2015, 05:53 PM
Replies: 1,067
Views: 71,766
Posted By thorr
Thanks, makes sense. How about Goldenear Invisa...

Thanks, makes sense. How about Goldenear Invisa 650's then? They are probably wider dispersion and the tweeters can be toed in. I am trying to go with all one brand of speaker for the surrounds...
Forum: Speakers   12-17-2015, 11:13 PM
Replies: 1,067
Views: 71,766
Posted By thorr
I am nearing the point where I am ready to get...

I am nearing the point where I am ready to get some Atmos speakers. Based on the Goldenear review, I was pretty much set to go with the HTR7000's. Looking in here, nobody is really talking about...
Forum: Speakers   12-05-2015, 02:09 AM
Replies: 116
Views: 4,127
Posted By thorr
I went back today and listed with the Atmos...

I went back today and listed with the Atmos speakers in place (HTR7000's). They used Triton 2's for the fronts, SuperSat 50's for the surrounds and a SuperSat 60 for the center. I cranked it up...
Forum: Speakers   12-03-2015, 09:17 AM
Replies: 116
Views: 4,127
Posted By thorr
From what I read, the answer is yes to both...

From what I read, the answer is yes to both questions. They recommend setting the crossover pretty high although the speaker is capable of going pretty low.
Forum: Speakers   12-03-2015, 09:15 AM
Replies: 116
Views: 4,127
Posted By thorr
I will try to do that, but if they break up, it...

I will try to do that, but if they break up, it could be due to an underpowered amp. The amp they were using was only 100 Watts per channel. I am a true believer in delivering more watts per...
Forum: Speakers   12-02-2015, 04:56 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 4,127
Posted By thorr
I just auditioned some Goldenear speakers today. ...

I just auditioned some Goldenear speakers today. They only could do the SuperSat's. I had them do all SuperSat's and not any Tritons so I could hear the very thing you were wondering about. They...
Forum: Speakers   12-02-2015, 01:26 AM
Replies: 3,853
Views: 427,595
Posted By thorr
I put it into Sweet Home 3D and here is the...

I put it into Sweet Home 3D and here is the diagram with dimensions on the sides: http://i63.tinypic.com/zwi7n.png
Here is the view from within the room: http://i63.tinypic.com/2e30qk8.png
Forum: Speakers   12-01-2015, 06:37 PM
Replies: 3,853
Views: 427,595
Posted By thorr
In response to above (not my other stuff I was...

In response to above (not my other stuff I was asking about), I used to have an Anthem AVM-20 preamp, but switched it to a Yamaha RX-V1800 receiver (that I used as a preamp) when I moved to HDMI and...
Forum: Speakers   12-01-2015, 04:09 PM
Replies: 3,853
Views: 427,595
Posted By thorr
I just got back from measuring everything in the...

I just got back from measuring everything in the model (my place is full of construction people at the moment). The front wall where the screen would go is 247.75" wide (20.65 ') and the whole...
Forum: Speakers   12-01-2015, 09:36 AM
Replies: 3,853
Views: 427,595
Posted By thorr
Thanks. If I move the seats up, the fronts will...

Thanks. If I move the seats up, the fronts will be even wider and we will be sitting very close to the screen. We were planning to use that area in front of the seats to work out in with videos. I...
Forum: Screens   12-01-2015, 07:25 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 128
Posted By thorr
Great! Thanks a lot. I don't see a lot of...

Great! Thanks a lot. I don't see a lot of feedback on the Draper ReAct, but from what I have found so far, they seem to be pretty good. I am not sure if there are any recommended suppliers around...
Forum: Speakers   11-30-2015, 06:59 PM
Replies: 3,853
Views: 427,595
Posted By thorr
Thanks! I have updated the diagram again: ...

Thanks! I have updated the diagram again: http://i64.tinypic.com/2rww3yg.png

I am wondering if putting the side speakers in position A or B (in purple) would be better.

Position A is better...
Forum: Speakers   11-30-2015, 10:56 AM
Replies: 3,853
Views: 427,595
Posted By thorr
To bring it into relevance (lol) when I read the...

To bring it into relevance (lol) when I read the Goldenear manual, it suggests putting the speakers behind the listener in the corners is ok in a 5.1 setup (which is why I was asking for...
Forum: Speakers   11-30-2015, 06:58 AM
Replies: 3,853
Views: 427,595
Posted By thorr
Thanks. I updated the drawing. It sounds like...

Thanks. I updated the drawing. It sounds like the Invisa's are better than the Supersats. The problem is I can't go 90 degrees unless I go to the far outside walls. On the right side, it would be...
Forum: Speakers   11-30-2015, 02:48 AM
Replies: 3,853
Views: 427,595
Posted By thorr
Hi, I am moving into a new condo and am planning...

Hi, I am moving into a new condo and am planning on putting in an Atmos setup eventually. I plan to keep my Polk RT3000p's and CS1000p for my fronts. I am struggling with the surrounds due to the...
Forum: Screens   11-29-2015, 04:18 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 128
Posted By thorr
Just did some more reading and it looks like a...

Just did some more reading and it looks like a DNP Supernova or Draper ReAct screen might be a great option to help the situation. The DNP retractable version only goes up to 118 or 120" and I think...
Forum: Screens   11-29-2015, 02:28 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 128
Posted By thorr
Dual purpose Living room / Theater - Paint? Screen?

My wife and I will be moving into a new condo that is currently being built. My previous home had a dedicated home theater that was totally blacked out with felt all over the walls and ceiling. We...
Forum: Audio Theory, Setup, and Chat   10-13-2015, 03:57 PM
Replies: 317
Views: 8,505
Posted By thorr
I don't disagree with what you are saying, but...

I don't disagree with what you are saying, but its semantics at this point. It still could be considered jitter since the point where it crosses between what is a 1 and a 0 is not at the precise...
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