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Forum: DIY Screen Section   02-05-2016, 07:22 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 146
Posted By MississippiMan
Adding UPW does not darken SF, it lightens it a...

Adding UPW does not darken SF, it lightens it a just a bit. And "quite a bit of additional UPW" only amounts to 6 oz on average for a 3/4 gallon Mix, making for a change from 9 oz to at most 15 oz...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   02-04-2016, 08:05 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 146
Posted By MississippiMan
A couple additional questions: How far...

A couple additional questions:


How far from the Screen Wall is the "screen side" Face of the Beam? (...and the "inside" Rear of the Rear Beam...)
Without Attic access, how to you plan to run...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   02-03-2016, 11:42 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 146
Posted By MississippiMan
Hi there! Welcome to active posting. I...

Hi there!

Welcome to active posting.

I will be reviewing all of your post and information early in the morning and I will respond accordingly with suggestions and perhaps an idea or two....
Forum: DIY Screen Section   02-03-2016, 11:35 PM
Replies: 2,334
Views: 182,292
Posted By MississippiMan
I'm reviewing the information you posted on your...

I'm reviewing the information you posted on your other thread, and I will reply at length during the day tomorrow
Forum: DIY Screen Section   02-02-2016, 08:53 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 104
Posted By MississippiMan
Why did I have to be right. :rolleyes: It's...

Why did I have to be right. :rolleyes:
It's only slightly humorous to see such a PJ state a native resolution of 1280 x 768, Optical resolution @ 1280 x 800, and then mention Full HD 1080p 1920x...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   02-02-2016, 04:38 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 381
Posted By MississippiMan
Ftoast, There is a awful lot of image noise...

Ftoast,

There is a awful lot of image noise in those ambient light photos which speaks of their being under exposed. Did you zoom in from a distance?
Forum: DIY Screen Section   02-02-2016, 04:33 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 107
Posted By MississippiMan
Hmmmm, that's new. But that's all that's new. ...

Hmmmm, that's new. But that's all that's new.

El Caveat Emptor
Forum: DIY Screen Section   02-02-2016, 04:31 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 104
Posted By MississippiMan
Sounds like a Chinese "Special", one that claims...

Sounds like a Chinese "Special", one that claims HD but is not more than 800x600 scaled to 16:9

At the very best, and working with what is undoubtedly an austere budget, the best thing you could...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   02-02-2016, 04:20 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 107
Posted By MississippiMan
The time frame from then to now makes little...

The time frame from then to now makes little difference. They are a heavily self-promoted company who doesn't hesitate to Photoshop in the majority of the images they use on their Site. They have...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   02-02-2016, 12:23 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 107
Posted By MississippiMan
I've used their products. They are way over...

I've used their products. They are way over priced and too under performing to justify the expense, and the ones that do have anything close to the gain figures they claim show terrible artifacts.
...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   02-02-2016, 12:17 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 183
Posted By MississippiMan
Well...it is a very myopic individual who would...

Well...it is a very myopic individual who would dismiss years of experience and the decisions made by having such as mere conjecture and guesswork.

Also, if your going to state "I believe the...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   02-02-2016, 07:59 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 183
Posted By MississippiMan
The estimates that have been given that range...

The estimates that have been given that range down as low as .6 gain are just guesses and in my opinion our way over stated, and so must be taken with a cupful rather than a teaspoon of salt.
...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   02-02-2016, 06:17 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 45
Posted By MississippiMan
The referenced black felt tape has an extremely...

The referenced black felt tape has an extremely sticky backing, but I would advise that'd be stretched firmly, but not overly tight so that there is no possibility that any lessening of tension could...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   02-02-2016, 06:13 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,982
Posted By MississippiMan
Well of course spandex soaks up or absorbs a...

Well of course spandex soaks up or absorbs a degree of the light that hits it. Where've you been all this time? It's that very absorbency and one direction that allows for such great acoustic...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   02-02-2016, 06:07 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 567
Posted By MississippiMan
Although it may be referenced as being Tape, it's...

Although it may be referenced as being Tape, it's very good looking stuff and a darn sight better than any supposed Trim paint job is going to look like.

Dude... I'm beginning to think that you're...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   02-01-2016, 09:01 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 266
Posted By MississippiMan
Or.............choose a wall color that...

Or.............choose a wall color that compliments the LED Colors Dark Blue is good...and a mid level Neutral Grey is excellent.
Forum: DIY Screen Section   02-01-2016, 07:15 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,982
Posted By MississippiMan
More Gain....and a solid Vinyl surface. Many...

More Gain....and a solid Vinyl surface.

Many choose Spandex for it's affordability and ease of build. Many for it's excellent AT properties.

........and many for all of the above.

Image...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   02-01-2016, 07:08 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 4,501
Posted By MississippiMan
Awww...the reason some of the newer mixes are so...

Awww...the reason some of the newer mixes are so popular is that the ease of application has improved substantially. Don't let a fear of being to unable to do something special keep you from doing...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   02-01-2016, 06:47 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 266
Posted By MississippiMan
I agree wholeheartedly with Bud's evaluation and...

I agree wholeheartedly with Bud's evaluation and suggestion.

You did such a great job wrapping, avail yourself of the opportunity to amaze others beside yourself!
Forum: DIY Screen Section   02-01-2016, 06:44 PM
Replies: 1,094
Views: 102,756
Posted By MississippiMan
4-Way Spandex (80-20) as used on the Top Layer...

4-Way Spandex (80-20) as used on the Top Layer can easily be stretched out 6"-8" each direction without opening the Weave
Forum: DIY Screen Section   02-01-2016, 06:40 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 183
Posted By MississippiMan
The upshot being that a White Topmost surface...

The upshot being that a White Topmost surface will provide the best Whites out of hand, no matter what color underlayment you choose.
Forum: DIY Screen Section   02-01-2016, 06:38 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 248
Posted By MississippiMan
Yeah...adverse comments. Think of "Blowback"...

Yeah...adverse comments.

Think of "Blowback" as Spitting into the Wind. While you might think you've done a good thing at first, it can come back to prove otherwise.
Forum: DIY Screen Section   02-01-2016, 06:34 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 567
Posted By MississippiMan
I would suggest going with the absolute darkest...

I would suggest going with the absolute darkest Charcoal / Slate Grey you can find in a Interior Flat/Matte Enamel. Deep Blacks usually reflect an inordinate amount of Blue light, and if the Black...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   02-01-2016, 12:34 PM
Replies: 1,094
Views: 102,756
Posted By MississippiMan
Wow... With that projector and at that size...

Wow...
With that projector and at that size screen you are really pushing the absolute limits as far as the reflective ability of the spandex
Forum: DIY Screen Section   02-01-2016, 06:19 AM
Replies: 1,094
Views: 102,756
Posted By MississippiMan
No...Light Fusion is a advanced Screen...

No...Light Fusion is a advanced Screen application that uses a 1/8" thin Plastic Rear Surface Mirror. The topmost surface receives paint...initially the original MississippiMud, and later RS-MM and...
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