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Forum: General Home Theater & Media/Game Rooms   03-25-2015, 11:37 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 132
Posted By southleft
Rear Projection

On my occasional visits to the forums i see some wonderful home theater rooms. Most of them use a front-firing overhead projector. What i'm wondering is this - if you are building or converting a...
Forum: Audio Theory, Setup, and Chat   02-23-2015, 06:32 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 146
Posted By southleft
What are fair prices for my older equipment?

We have downsized and it's time to sell our old audio gear. It's a mix of brands. What i'm trying to decide is what would be fair prices to sell these items? Here's a list. All gear is in very good...
Forum: Audio Theory, Setup, and Chat   11-10-2014, 12:16 PM
Replies: 221
Views: 19,093
Posted By southleft
Haven't read every post in this very interesting...

Haven't read every post in this very interesting thread, but a couple of points spring to mind.

The sharp, very steep "brick-wall" filter cutoff above ~22KHz on regular CDs actually causes...
Forum: Audio Theory, Setup, and Chat   08-13-2014, 11:29 AM
Replies: 221
Views: 19,093
Posted By southleft
The diagram showing the receommended component...

The diagram showing the receommended component chain shows the PC's output connected to the DAC using a USB cable. Why not use the Optical digital output found on many home computers? Or, for that...
Forum: HDTV Recorders   06-28-2014, 11:57 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 10,208
Posted By southleft
HD Homerun from SiliconDust is worth a look. It's...

HD Homerun from SiliconDust is worth a look. It's for over-the-air broadcasts and it connects to your home router, and from the router it's available to every computer in the house, both wired and...
Forum: Speakers   06-21-2014, 09:20 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 169
Posted By southleft
Kevlar Inventor - a Moment of Silence

Stephanie Kwolek, the inventor of Kevlar fiber, has died aged 90.
B&W loudspeakers in the UK pioneered the use of Kevlar fiber in their DM6 speaker in 1976 followed by the very popular DM7 a couple...
Forum: Community News & Polls   02-11-2014, 06:47 PM
Replies: 316
Views: 23,065
Posted By southleft
When you check the running time of an action...

When you check the running time of an action scene played in HFR and then time the same scene again on standard 24fps you will discover that the running times are identical. The Hobbit in HFR is...
Forum: 2-Channel Audio   02-02-2014, 08:54 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,160
Posted By southleft
We have our CD collection ripped to a hard drive...

We have our CD collection ripped to a hard drive in 16/44 .wav format and it works fine. With access to larger hard drives we now want to re-rip for better sound quality. Has anyone here listened...
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   12-19-2013, 01:13 PM
Replies: 217
Views: 11,681
Posted By southleft
RobertR and sdurani : Your Middle Schools...

RobertR and sdurani :

Your Middle Schools called. They said you're late for class.
Forum: Community News & Polls   12-19-2013, 10:28 AM
Replies: 316
Views: 23,065
Posted By southleft
Been going to the movies for about 60 years and...

Been going to the movies for about 60 years and have enjoyed the advances in technology along the way (with a couple of exception!). As kids we saw lots of movies filmed in 35mm black & white - old...
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   12-19-2013, 09:39 AM
Replies: 217
Views: 11,681
Posted By southleft
We went to see The Desolation of Smaug on...

We went to see The Desolation of Smaug on Tuesday this week. It was at a Regal Cinema shown in their RPX theater in 3D / HFR / Dolby ATMOS. The detail and clarity are excellent, especially...
Forum: Community News & Polls   08-20-2013, 04:07 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 6,904
Posted By southleft
Here's my review of our Pioneer KURO PDP-5020FD....

Here's my review of our Pioneer KURO PDP-5020FD. Hope you enjoy it.

http://www.avsforum.com/products/pioneer-pdp-5020fd-50-inch-1080p-kuro-plasma-hdtv/reviews/4325
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   07-25-2013, 04:35 PM
Replies: 203
Views: 63,737
Posted By southleft
Our Pioneer KURO is now four years old and still...

Our Pioneer KURO is now four years old and still going strong. Recently, I helped a friend re-calibrate his 18 month-old Panasonic (in THX mode). He felt the picture quality had deteriorated some...
Forum: Community News & Polls   05-10-2013, 04:48 PM
Replies: 495
Views: 61,071
Posted By southleft
Several years ago we bought a Pioneer KURO...

Several years ago we bought a Pioneer KURO 50-inch plasma. After letting it run a few hours each day for about three months, we ordered a test disc (HD Essentials or whatever it's called) from...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   01-03-2013, 03:43 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 2,311
Posted By southleft
Here's our first impressions of the Bifrost DAC:...

Here's our first impressions of the Bifrost DAC:

Let's begin with the bottom line. The Bifrost DAC improves dialog/voice clarity on TV programs, enhances detail, air and stereo imaging on CDs and...
Forum: CD Players & Dedicated Music Transports   10-16-2012, 05:27 PM
Replies: 132
Views: 16,088
Posted By southleft
No offense intended but, hey, if she wants you...

No offense intended but, hey, if she wants you to get rid of your CD collection, maybe you married the wrong gal ! Next thing you know, she'll start throwing out your underwear and socks just...
Forum: Community News & Polls   10-05-2012, 01:43 PM
Replies: 1,659
Views: 25,004
Posted By southleft
Haven't read the entire thread but am wondering...

Haven't read the entire thread but am wondering what this Darbee Darblet does for live sports such as football games. Has anyone seen it ?
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