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Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   07-01-2015, 06:24 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 728
Posted By tlogan6797
I'M starting my next career...collecting the...

I'M starting my next career...collecting the wisdom of Big and compiling it into a book called....

'Living the BIG Life! A DIY Guide to Getting By.'
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   06-30-2015, 10:47 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 728
Posted By tlogan6797
THIS is why we all love Big!

THIS is why we all love Big!
Forum: Outdoor Theaters   06-30-2015, 07:37 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 112
Posted By tlogan6797
Not sure that's true. The drop off is pretty...

Not sure that's true. The drop off is pretty dramatic. You need to be REALLY loud unless your in a townhouse type situation. I play mine pretty loud and my neighbors next door barely hear it on their...
Forum: Outdoor Theaters   06-29-2015, 10:35 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 72
Posted By tlogan6797
Fair enough...same principle, though. I think...

Fair enough...same principle, though. I think your problem with IP gear is going to be what happens when the network goes down? Are you going to be around to troubleshoot it? Or do you mean IR or...
Forum: Outdoor Theaters   06-29-2015, 10:30 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 72
Posted By tlogan6797
A buddy of mine found a multi-pin connector/plug...

A buddy of mine found a multi-pin connector/plug that we connected one end to the snake and the other end to a pigtail that connected to the receiver. The pigtail never gets removed from the...
Forum: Outdoor Theaters   06-29-2015, 09:00 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 72
Posted By tlogan6797
How much DIY are you willing to do up front to...

How much DIY are you willing to do up front to make it easy set up?

I would build a wooden box to hold all of the equipment and line it with the foam that they use in professional band...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   06-29-2015, 07:40 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 518
Posted By tlogan6797
I can most definitely attest that it IS worth...

I can most definitely attest that it IS worth it....IF you do all the things you need to. Clips, channel, insulation and 2x 5/8s X-type drywall with Green Glue in between for the ceiling, decouple...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   06-29-2015, 06:55 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 772
Posted By tlogan6797
My advice is to buy NONE. At least until April...

My advice is to buy NONE. At least until April 2016. At worst, you can buy today's equipment at tomorrow's closeout prices. OR there WILL bee upgrades in next year's equipment that you'll REALLY wish...
Forum: Outdoor Theaters   06-26-2015, 06:35 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 232
Posted By tlogan6797
If you go to that site, look for my same screen...

If you go to that site, look for my same screen name there and you can see my PVC setup and my deck setup.
Forum: HDTV Programming   06-25-2015, 07:08 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 1,461
Posted By tlogan6797
and probably did her a GREAT DIS-service. She...

and probably did her a GREAT DIS-service. She needs the additional rounds in front of the large audience as well as the additional rehearsal.
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   06-24-2015, 06:16 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 728
Posted By tlogan6797
Should be a great space. I'd have KILLED for a...

Should be a great space. I'd have KILLED for a space that large....of course it probably would have taken me 20 years instead of 10.

I have my eye on you.
Forum: Outdoor Theaters   06-23-2015, 01:03 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 50
Posted By tlogan6797
If you can post a couple of pictures of the 1...

If you can post a couple of pictures of the 1 cable, the deck and the room, maybe we can help you find a path to run additional wires.
Forum: 3D Content   06-23-2015, 07:03 AM
Replies: 768
Views: 94,141
Posted By tlogan6797
Maybe I'm lucky to have a Netflix facility in the...

Maybe I'm lucky to have a Netflix facility in the next zipcode but I've gotten emails in the middle of the same day I put my return in the mail that says along the lines of: "the Post Office has...
Forum: Outdoor Theaters   06-23-2015, 05:47 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 232
Posted By tlogan6797
I did that when I hung the screen over the side...

I did that when I hung the screen over the side of a deck. Normally my setup is portable and when I need a free-standing screen, I need the full frame. So, you should be able to use a pole at top and...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   06-22-2015, 11:07 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 56
Posted By tlogan6797
Not that I used Quietrock, but it's in 4x8 sheets...

Not that I used Quietrock, but it's in 4x8 sheets and the labor should be the same. The contractor MAY try to tell you that it takes longer to cut because they can't just zip it with a razor knife,...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   06-22-2015, 11:01 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 4,031
Posted By tlogan6797
I remember watching one of Buddy's Coach's shows...

I remember watching one of Buddy's Coach's shows that went like this (I forget exactly who the player-guest was):

Interviewer: Coach, it's been said that you're not close to your players. What's...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   06-22-2015, 10:33 AM
Replies: 293
Views: 10,086
Posted By tlogan6797
Now if someone would run the same tests with a...

Now if someone would run the same tests with a down-firing sub like my SVS cylinder I'd know if I broke my back carrying in half the sand for my stage (I paid "guest workers" to carry the rest of it)...
Forum: Community News & Polls   06-22-2015, 08:05 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 3,606
Posted By tlogan6797
I went with Bryan Pape (bpape) on the forums. I...

I went with Bryan Pape (bpape) on the forums. I haven't see many (if ANY) of his posts lately, so I'm not sure if he's still around. You could try a PM to see if he's still doing the acoustic...
Forum: Outdoor Theaters   06-22-2015, 07:52 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 232
Posted By tlogan6797
I used sections of PVC pipe to build my big...

I used sections of PVC pipe to build my big outdoor screen frame. It's 12' wide by about 8' tall. I can take it all apart in between uses. For my 8' wide deck screen, I built a wood frame that I can...
Forum: Community News & Polls   06-22-2015, 06:25 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 3,606
Posted By tlogan6797
Sorry for the delay in responding. I actually...

Sorry for the delay in responding. I actually responded on Sat. from my phone but apparently Sprint really sucks. Anyway....

The treatments on the walls are to tame reflections and help with bass...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   06-19-2015, 05:58 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 170
Posted By tlogan6797
Well, it's not your ONLY option, but it's the...

Well, it's not your ONLY option, but it's the only option I'd recommend. In the end, you need to build a room you are happy with.

Have you actually seen a 130" image at 11' feet? If so, is that...
Forum: General Home Theater & Media/Game Rooms   06-18-2015, 10:53 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 169
Posted By tlogan6797
First, you can't just change out the circuit...

First, you can't just change out the circuit breaker without changing out the wiring and switch the outlets to 20A outlets. You have to use 12 gauge wire (the yellow jacketed wire) with a 20A...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   06-18-2015, 06:08 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 170
Posted By tlogan6797
I'd agree with the recommendation to move the...

I'd agree with the recommendation to move the cabinet.



It wouldn't be the first time anyone's had to re-do something in the middle of the build, and I'm sure this wouldn't be your last.

NOW...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   06-16-2015, 10:51 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 183
Posted By tlogan6797
OK, I can't stands no more! You're WAAAAAY...

OK, I can't stands no more!

You're WAAAAAY overthinking this.

You're not going to save any carpet by doing this...



You will need to carpet the front edge of the riser, unless you have...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   06-15-2015, 12:37 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 153
Posted By tlogan6797
I might have a handful of DC-04s I could throw in...

I might have a handful of DC-04s I could throw in there for free (pick up from Sterling on your way to Ashburn).
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