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Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   02-08-2016, 10:37 AM
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Posted By BrolicBeast
Gotcha! Thanks--I'll shoot CraigJohn a PM. I...

Gotcha! Thanks--I'll shoot CraigJohn a PM. I recall he actually gave me some guidance on XTZ when I was assigning treatments after getting the Legacy Focus SE's a while back. It went way over my...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   02-08-2016, 10:08 AM
Replies: 4,040
Views: 224,355
Posted By BrolicBeast
Quick measurement question: I'm prepping to do...

Quick measurement question: I'm prepping to do some measurements before treatments, and will measure the room during the treatment installation process after each product (or product group) is...
Forum: Speakers   02-05-2016, 04:44 AM
Replies: 7,837
Views: 531,061
Posted By BrolicBeast
In a room that size, you'll need more than 7...

In a room that size, you'll need more than 7 speakers, I think. You need Platinums or Golds for your LCRs...Golds for surrounds, since Atmos is changing the way surround channels are mixed (no...
Forum: Ultra Hi-End HT Gear ($20,000+)   02-03-2016, 09:05 AM
Replies: 72
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Posted By BrolicBeast
The only solution I can think of is using a UHD,...

The only solution I can think of is using a UHD, HDR-capable HDMI splitter after the Strato's video output. Splitter's first output goes to one projector input, second output goes through Oppo to...
Forum: Ultra Hi-End HT Gear ($20,000+)   02-02-2016, 09:12 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 3,267
Posted By BrolicBeast
Hmmmm, so Kaleidescape video output into HDMI...

Hmmmm, so Kaleidescape video output into HDMI input on 2016 UHD Oppo W/ ITM = everything gets ITM!
Forum: Ultra Hi-End HT Gear ($20,000+)   02-02-2016, 01:26 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,436
Posted By BrolicBeast
A couple things--first, I'm ecstatic to find...

A couple things--first, I'm ecstatic to find someone else who is also using all Triad InWall Gold/6 LCR's for surrounds. my room isn't complete yet, so I must ask you....how do they sound???


My...
Forum: Speakers   02-02-2016, 11:11 AM
Replies: 7,837
Views: 531,061
Posted By BrolicBeast
I'm glad they fixed the issue. Those Air Motion...

I'm glad they fixed the issue. Those Air Motion Tweeters are second to none. I owned a pair of Legacy Focus SE loudspeakers which had a dual AMT design....I haven't heard a tweeter better for music...
Forum: Ultra Hi-End HT Gear ($20,000+)   02-02-2016, 11:04 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 3,267
Posted By BrolicBeast
I second this. Been using Craig for years. Got...

I second this. Been using Craig for years. Got everything from Theta processors to Sony 4k projectors from the guy.





7channelfreak and Wookii thanks for that clarification. So Fox...
Forum: Ultra Hi-End HT Gear ($20,000+)   02-02-2016, 07:09 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 3,267
Posted By BrolicBeast
Before you repurchase your movies, here's what I...

Before you repurchase your movies, here's what I did. I created a Vudu Account and connected it to my Ultraviolet account.....but then....


I downloaded Vudu's disc-to-digital application for my...
Forum: Speakers   02-01-2016, 08:38 AM
Replies: 7,837
Views: 531,061
Posted By BrolicBeast
A quick warning--years ago, before selecting my...

A quick warning--years ago, before selecting my current acoustic designer, I hired another very well respected acoustic designer who had experience setting up the CinemaReference. I told him of my...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   01-29-2016, 07:08 AM
Replies: 1,418
Views: 155,754
Posted By BrolicBeast
If possible, you can skip the disc-burning woes...

If possible, you can skip the disc-burning woes by buying a 128GB flash drive and loading the demo disc on that. I have multiple of these demo discs on a single flash drive, and most blu ray players...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   01-28-2016, 07:52 AM
Replies: 4,040
Views: 224,355
Posted By BrolicBeast
I'm very concerned about quality--where did I...

I'm very concerned about quality--where did I indicate otherwise?


This thread is a testament to my dedication to the final result. Had I taken easier routes, the room would have been done in...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   01-28-2016, 06:25 AM
Replies: 4,040
Views: 224,355
Posted By BrolicBeast
Yeah, that's another reason we didn't do backer...

Yeah, that's another reason we didn't do backer boxes. Not only did we not know which speakers I'd be using--at least three speaker points were blocked by either a duct or a pipe elbow. Surface...
Forum: Community News & Polls   01-27-2016, 06:55 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,740
Posted By BrolicBeast
This is an outstanding theater with a lot of...

This is an outstanding theater with a lot of great audio, video, and aesthetic design choices! Well done.
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   01-26-2016, 03:41 PM
Replies: 4,040
Views: 224,355
Posted By BrolicBeast
No promises....just put hardwood flooring in four...

No promises....just put hardwood flooring in four upstairs rooms and hallway. Life is catching up to this build ...no deadlines until BIG says we're almost done. Almost done with all the fabric...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   01-26-2016, 02:07 PM
Replies: 2,782
Views: 141,478
Posted By BrolicBeast
As a huge fan of 3D, I think the whole aim of 3D...

As a huge fan of 3D, I think the whole aim of 3D is to reach a level of immersion so organic, that you forget you're watching in 3D. It should increase immersion without bringing attention to the...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   01-26-2016, 10:59 AM
Replies: 4,040
Views: 224,355
Posted By BrolicBeast
I ran three STP Cat-6 cables and three HDMI...

I ran three STP Cat-6 cables and three HDMI (alleged) high speed with Ethernet cables to the projector location. I like the idea of the extenders. By the time I have a complete 18gbs signal chain...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   01-25-2016, 08:23 AM
Replies: 4,040
Views: 224,355
Posted By BrolicBeast
I certainly could run it in the reverse, I'd just...

I certainly could run it in the reverse, I'd just need to get the "lost" conduit close to the ceiling hole. Going to try again today since the office is closed. Going to order ONE fiber optic HDMI...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   01-24-2016, 05:37 PM
Replies: 4,040
Views: 224,355
Posted By BrolicBeast
Naw, it's not in the budget...financial, or...

Naw, it's not in the budget...financial, or mental.
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   01-24-2016, 01:44 PM
Replies: 4,040
Views: 224,355
Posted By BrolicBeast
I forgot to mention: complication--the conduit in...

I forgot to mention: complication--the conduit in the equipment room backer box split during the original cable run...so the wires snag in the "V" of the split midway through every yank. Because the...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   01-24-2016, 09:51 AM
Replies: 4,040
Views: 224,355
Posted By BrolicBeast
So...the "HDMI high-speed w/ Ethernet with...

So...the "HDMI high-speed w/ Ethernet with redmere technology" cables I ran in mid-2015...they can't do 18gps. All of that "hdmi high speed is all you need for 4k" talk was pure lies. So I need to...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   01-23-2016, 05:37 PM
Replies: 4,040
Views: 224,355
Posted By BrolicBeast
Already underway! :-) ...

Already underway! :-)

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Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   01-22-2016, 08:29 AM
Replies: 4,040
Views: 224,355
Posted By BrolicBeast
LOLOL...This is scary on so many levels. Is that...

LOLOL...This is scary on so many levels. Is that guy trying to save a few bucks on a spinal surgery? I can see it now: "If I have my buddy open me up, then the doc just has to operate. The wife can...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   01-20-2016, 11:43 AM
Replies: 327
Views: 21,011
Posted By BrolicBeast
Oh my gosh.....very sorry about this. :( It may...

Oh my gosh.....very sorry about this. :( It may not be too late for the carpet---Asoofi1 was able to get them to super-dry his carpet quickly after an overflowing toilet problem. Same with my...
Forum: Ultra Hi-End HT Gear ($20,000+)   01-20-2016, 06:15 AM
Replies: 7,349
Views: 619,508
Posted By BrolicBeast
Just to throw $00.02 in, I'd suggest avoiding...

Just to throw $00.02 in, I'd suggest avoiding chairs with a long back, as in most cases, the top of the headrest essentially blocks the signal from the rear surrounds. You'll still hear some version...
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