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Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   07-31-2015, 03:12 PM
Replies: 2,517
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Posted By rtart
Jon responded very quickly and samples are on the...

Jon responded very quickly and samples are on the way.....
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   07-31-2015, 02:58 PM
Replies: 1,513
Views: 80,961
Posted By rtart
Some of us actually remember when the world went...

Some of us actually remember when the world went 'round without internet, or cell phones, or faxes....we did this thing called, "Having a face-to-face conversation" to communicate.

It's like...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   07-31-2015, 02:23 PM
Replies: 2,517
Views: 190,273
Posted By rtart
Thanks Plissken. I've been in my HT for...

Thanks Plissken.

I've been in my HT for over a decade and been through LOTS of different setups. 9" CRT to .....RS46. Lots of stops in between, 4:3 Stewart to now. I actually had a DIY screen...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   07-31-2015, 12:12 PM
Replies: 2,517
Views: 190,273
Posted By rtart
I went to the Seymour site and found their new...

I went to the Seymour site and found their new Center Stage UF fabric, which seems to be a finer grain fabric. The gain is also lower, which can be an issue, and its a little cheaper. Do you have any...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   07-31-2015, 10:53 AM
Replies: 2,517
Views: 190,273
Posted By rtart
Yes. I have a screen wall with speakers behind...

Yes. I have a screen wall with speakers behind it.....

Good advice as well about the larger 16:9 with top and bottom masking. I'll look into it.

Thanks!
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   07-31-2015, 10:27 AM
Replies: 2,517
Views: 190,273
Posted By rtart
Hi guys, The RS46 will allow me to set lens...

Hi guys,

The RS46 will allow me to set lens memory for both a 16:9 and a 2.35:1 screen, so I'm considering a 2.35:1 screen with the same height as my current 16:9 screen. I can then project...
Forum: Front Projector   07-30-2015, 12:27 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 136
Posted By rtart
Sold to gator968...he IS real!!

Sold to gator968...he IS real!!
Forum: Audio Gear   07-30-2015, 12:18 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 27
Posted By rtart
Thumbs up Onkyo PR SC5507 in Atlanta $650 Shipped in CONUS

Hi guys,

Great controller at a great price. This is my third Onkyo controller with no issues ever. While waiting for the Emotiva XMC-1 long ago, I bought a PR-SC885...then a PR-SC 886...then this...
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   07-29-2015, 09:18 AM
Replies: 182
Views: 6,792
Posted By rtart
I'd be curious as well. It would seem that better...

I'd be curious as well. It would seem that better playback gear would illustrate shortfalls in the source material's quality, but carefully matching the characteristics of the playback gear to the...
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   07-29-2015, 08:37 AM
Replies: 182
Views: 6,792
Posted By rtart
I said," But hey, lots of young people apparently...

I said," But hey, lots of young people apparently prefer the sound of MP3s.....go figure" in the context of lamenting that plasma PQ is superior in almost every way to other flat panel technologies....
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   07-29-2015, 06:09 AM
Replies: 182
Views: 6,792
Posted By rtart
http://www.audioholics.com/news/kids-prefer-poor-q...

http://www.audioholics.com/news/kids-prefer-poor-quality-mp3

http://radar.oreilly.com/2009/03/the-sizzling-sound-of-music.html
...
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   07-28-2015, 12:08 PM
Replies: 182
Views: 6,792
Posted By rtart
Hi Mark, Unfortunately, you nailed it. The...

Hi Mark,

Unfortunately, you nailed it. The 'dumb-masses' didn't appreciate the accurate picture and wide viewing angle plasma displays provided. The last couple I bought were cheap, and looked...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   07-28-2015, 08:35 AM
Replies: 1,513
Views: 80,961
Posted By rtart
Thanks Al. I've been in this game for a...

Thanks Al.

I've been in this game for a LONG time and had experiences with many, many tech devices with issues. Sony's 9000ES series amps and pre/pros with the 'bad resistor' issue, the...
Forum: 3D Tech Talk   07-28-2015, 08:26 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,240
Posted By rtart
I am a 3D convert. I own a Panasonic 55" plasma...

I am a 3D convert. I own a Panasonic 55" plasma TV that will do 3D. A few years ago, I bought the glasses, watched a few 3D movies and....was underwhelmed, so moved on. It was OK, but not something...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   07-28-2015, 08:11 AM
Replies: 1,513
Views: 80,961
Posted By rtart
I agree. Onkyo didn't have to do this, and/or...

I agree. Onkyo didn't have to do this, and/or could have been more demanding or restrictive. I was NOT the original purchaser, but I simply gave them the Serial number and my shipping info. They sent...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   07-28-2015, 08:02 AM
Replies: 1,513
Views: 80,961
Posted By rtart
+1

+1
Forum: Front Projector   07-27-2015, 02:15 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 136
Posted By rtart
I think I just sent you a PM....if it went...

I think I just sent you a PM....if it went through.

You HAVE been lurking a long time....honored that I was your first....:)
Forum: Front Projector   07-27-2015, 09:31 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 136
Posted By rtart
Thumbs up JVC DLA-RS1u in Atlanta - Chief mount and extra bulbs

Hi folks,

Second owner of this PJ. Works great, comes in the original box, with remote, manual and three bulbs. The one in use now has around 200 hours and is a REAL JVC OEM bulb. Included is an...
Forum: Remote Control Area   07-27-2015, 07:58 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 9,616
Posted By rtart
Interesting to see that this thread still gets a...

Interesting to see that this thread still gets a hit once in a while. Amazed that Comcast has not addressed this issue yet. Obvious that there are CC customers who use Marantz gear....
Forum: Screens   07-23-2015, 12:50 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 42,362
Posted By rtart
Replied via PM....

Replied via PM....
Forum: Screens   07-23-2015, 08:05 AM
Replies: 98
Views: 42,362
Posted By rtart
Thanks for the reply. I did receive a response...

Thanks for the reply. I did receive a response from SnapAV...which is something. It was the expected...."we only sell through dealers.....we don't sell the screen fabric separately"...response.

I...
Forum: Screens   07-22-2015, 11:42 AM
Replies: 98
Views: 42,362
Posted By rtart
Just came across a 110" high contrast screen as...

Just came across a 110" high contrast screen as part of a 'got it with the house' projector deal. Part number is DF-SL-110-HC. It's in great condition, but I have an acoustically transparent screen...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   07-19-2015, 07:48 AM
Replies: 1,513
Views: 80,961
Posted By rtart
Update.....I'm stupid. After I called Onkyo, then...

Update.....I'm stupid. After I called Onkyo, then entered the S/N CORRECTLY, my unit came up as needing the fix. Within a day or two, Onkyo sent me a box to ship it to them. It was repaired and...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   06-27-2015, 09:55 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 2,014
Posted By rtart
Hi cranster, Sorry to hear of your troubles....

Hi cranster,

Sorry to hear of your troubles.

My$0.02 worth, with the caveat that free advice is usually worth less than you pay for it....

I'm a commercial real estate broker, and write and...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   06-19-2015, 10:47 AM
Replies: 1,513
Views: 80,961
Posted By rtart
Just entered the serial number for a PR SC5508...

Just entered the serial number for a PR SC5508 with the symptoms described in the Loss of Audio/Network Connection Customer Care Program and am told, "This serial/unit does not need this upgrade."...
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