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Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   09-18-2014, 05:58 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,074
Posted By Gary Stevens
Well, that is exactly why I started this thread. ...

Well, that is exactly why I started this thread. Reviews USED TO include upscaling ability, but from what I've seen lately, most don't. For example, the only review I've found on the Samsung 6400...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   09-16-2014, 07:47 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,074
Posted By Gary Stevens
Precisely. Although I would point out that "PBS...

Precisely. Although I would point out that "PBS Create", delivered on an ATSC sub-channel at 480i, does NOT make it "HD" content. When I refer to SD, I'm talking about any content that is delivered...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   09-15-2014, 09:08 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,074
Posted By Gary Stevens
Is SD upscaling no longer an issue????

One feature that never seems to get mentioned anymore is how good (or bad) any of the new flat panel displays are at upscaling SD material to the panel resolution. Has this gotten so good in all the...
Forum: CRT Projectors   12-29-2013, 06:54 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 429
Posted By Gary Stevens
Hi Tim! Nothing like post sales support. I...

Hi Tim!

Nothing like post sales support. I got this one from you what, 10 or 11 years ago? Maybe more. It has been running great all this time.

Thanks for your help. I should have this...
Forum: CRT Projectors   12-27-2013, 01:23 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 429
Posted By Gary Stevens
Hello folks, My trusty M8500 decided to let...

Hello folks,

My trusty M8500 decided to let us down on Christmas just as we were about to start our traditional viewing of Die Hard.

The green convergence was way off (horizontally) and the...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   12-07-2010, 02:49 PM
Replies: 9,125
Views: 1,294,805
Posted By Gary Stevens
Quote:Originally Posted by cmacclel...

Quote:Originally Posted by cmacclel http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/19603753)

Just go off the phone with Epson and a new one will be here...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   09-12-2007, 02:51 PM
Replies: 8,567
Views: 948,105
Posted By Gary Stevens
Quote:Originally Posted by mgpt6...

Quote:Originally Posted by mgpt6 http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/11599825)

I think road games are only in stereo, with audio on left and right...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   09-11-2007, 03:20 PM
Replies: 8,567
Views: 948,105
Posted By Gary Stevens
Apologies if this has already been covered. ...

Apologies if this has already been covered.

I have been having more and more trouble with Dolby Digital audio on HD channels. Some, like NESN-HD, are completely silent, even though my controller...
Forum: CRT Projectors   01-29-2007, 03:29 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 4,244
Posted By Gary Stevens
Whoa . . . this made me go back and check and I...

Whoa . . . this made me go back and check and I just passed the six year mark on the Marquee 8500. (Thank you, Tim Martin!)

When I get home, I'll have to see how many hours we've racked up.
...
Forum: CRT Projectors   11-02-2006, 08:21 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 327
Posted By Gary Stevens
Thanks for the ideas and info, folks. I was...

Thanks for the ideas and info, folks.

I was hoping to trigger the screen from another piece of equipment, but at this point I have two display devices, the Marquee and a direct view set. Since...
Forum: CRT Projectors   11-01-2006, 07:51 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 327
Posted By Gary Stevens
Thanks CJ and Mike. What I'm trying to do...

Thanks CJ and Mike.

What I'm trying to do is trigger a Stewart screen so that it deploys whenever the projector is on. I'll check the specs on the 12V relay in the screen control, but I'll bet...
Forum: CRT Projectors   11-01-2006, 12:59 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 327
Posted By Gary Stevens
Marquees are great projectors, but why didn't...

Marquees are great projectors, but why didn't they include a 12 volt trigger output?

I've decided that I'm FINALLY going to get around to adding a trigger output to my 8500, so I thought I'd ask...
Forum: HDTV Recorders   04-21-2005, 01:23 PM
Replies: 10,357
Views: 1,673,292
Posted By Gary Stevens
(Picking my jaw up off the floor) Fascinating ....

(Picking my jaw up off the floor) Fascinating . . ., just fascinating. Didn't know that about Lexicon - Thanks Wayne!
Why on earth would one tuner drop the PCM rate?

Bring on ADS!
Forum: HDTV Recorders   04-21-2005, 08:46 AM
Replies: 10,357
Views: 1,673,292
Posted By Gary Stevens
Thanks for the responses, stevehof and Wayne1. ...

Thanks for the responses, stevehof and Wayne1.

In answer to your questions, whether I'm watching a program "live" or replaying a previously recorded program, the behavior is the same. An analog...
Forum: HDTV Recorders   04-19-2005, 09:35 AM
Replies: 10,357
Views: 1,673,292
Posted By Gary Stevens
I've been wading through this thread, but...

I've been wading through this thread, but haven't found anything like this problem yet:

Yesterday, one tuner spontaneously lost the ability to encode analog audio to DD. If I tune a digital...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   02-23-2005, 01:30 PM
Replies: 11,031
Views: 963,883
Posted By Gary Stevens
Quote:Originally posted by D_Doherty NESN-HD...

Quote:Originally posted by D_Doherty
NESN-HD is encrypted.


Thanks! Not what I wanted to hear, but better to confirm now rather than later. Guess I see a 6412 in my future . . .

-Gary
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   02-23-2005, 12:14 PM
Replies: 11,031
Views: 963,883
Posted By Gary Stevens
I searched back through the thread and didn't...

I searched back through the thread and didn't find an answer, but my apologies if this has already been answered.

Is NESN-HD encrypted or in the clear? From a look at the channel status on my...
Forum: CRT Projectors   02-11-2005, 02:02 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,125
Posted By Gary Stevens
Uh oh. Looks like he wants you to send the extra...

Uh oh. Looks like he wants you to send the extra cash to his "client" from the funds you will derive from his ultimately rubber check.

I think he believes he has you hooked! As long as he doesn't...
Forum: CRT Projectors   11-24-2004, 02:25 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 689
Posted By Gary Stevens
Oh boy do I appreciate Mike's help and support!...

Oh boy do I appreciate Mike's help and support! Mike and several others here contribute so much that it never ceases to amaze me.

On the other hand, I blame AVSForum for getting me involved with...
Forum: CRT Projectors   11-23-2004, 02:47 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 689
Posted By Gary Stevens
Thanks Mike and Michael. I don't have the...

Thanks Mike and Michael. I don't have the schematics, but I'll take a look at the board when I get home. From the parts list I have, it looks like there are about 26 1 ohm, 1/2W metal film resistors...
Forum: CRT Projectors   11-23-2004, 12:50 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 689
Posted By Gary Stevens
Mercifully, things have gotten worse! :D ...

Mercifully, things have gotten worse! :D

The problem has progressed and now (at random times, of course), the entire red raster shrinks in from both sides. The center is still perfectly...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   10-12-2004, 03:08 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 203
Posted By Gary Stevens
Here's another option: the Kramer PT102S. I've...

Here's another option: the Kramer PT102S. I've used this for about a year now, but not with 50' of cable. The Kramer "Pico Tool" line is available from lots of places, such as Markertek...
Forum: CRT Projectors   10-05-2004, 02:30 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 689
Posted By Gary Stevens
Hi William, No, I generally leave the AC...

Hi William,

No, I generally leave the AC on. Last time it was off was about a week ago when I pulled the LVPS for a good dusting.

Still, I think a backup with Librarian is in order this...
Forum: CRT Projectors   10-05-2004, 10:24 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 689
Posted By Gary Stevens
*** UPDATE: more info below at 11/23 post *** ...

*** UPDATE: more info below at 11/23 post ***

My 8500 has been a rock solid performer for almost four years now (thanks again, Tim!), but recently I've noticed a strange convergence problem.
...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   09-21-2004, 03:26 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 125
Posted By Gary Stevens
On its way to you . . . -Gary

On its way to you . . .

-Gary
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