AVS Forum - Search Results
Showing results 1 to 25 of 1201
Search took 0.10 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: imjay
Forum: Cable, Digital Cable - Non-HDTV   02-17-2012, 09:08 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,466
Posted By imjay
I'm just trying to experiment with my new TV - I...

I'm just trying to experiment with my new TV - I didn't ask nor expect content not requested to be delivered into my home - we didn't climb up a pole and cause this bandwidth to be delivered.
...
Forum: Cable, Digital Cable - Non-HDTV   02-17-2012, 06:53 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,466
Posted By imjay
WOW - POOF again.

WOW - POOF again.
Forum: Cable, Digital Cable - Non-HDTV   02-16-2012, 09:59 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,466
Posted By imjay
Since my question ruffled questions - POOF! It's...

Since my question ruffled questions - POOF! It's Gone
Forum: 3D Content   01-18-2012, 03:34 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,470
Posted By imjay
We all have different expectations. We...

We all have different expectations.

We watched our 2D dvd of 2012 using our LG TV's 2D to 3D conversion and we both thought some of the 3D was much better than "okay".

Of course not a 3D...
Forum: 3D Tech Talk   01-18-2012, 02:52 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 5,027
Posted By imjay
3D is not a "consumer reject". 3D market share...

3D is not a "consumer reject". 3D market share is ALWAYS going up and NEVER declining even while the technology continues to evolve and improve.

The obvious is that 2D is dead/obsolete/already...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   11-09-2011, 04:32 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,312
Posted By imjay
You room combined with the very limited features...

You room combined with the very limited features on your projector make available options very limited.

If you have to view across the width of the room I'd buy a 60in TV and retire the projector...
Forum: General Home Theater & Media/Game Rooms   10-14-2011, 05:34 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,186
Posted By imjay
Why do you need "theater seats"? How about...

Why do you need "theater seats"?

How about a bar against the wall with five or six large and comfy bar chairs?

It's what we did with a 120in diagonal image and it works really well.

We...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   10-14-2011, 05:06 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 905
Posted By imjay
Where are you located? I wouldn't buy a used PJ...

Where are you located? I wouldn't buy a used PJ unless I could drive over and see it for myself. I wouldn't sell one unless it was cash-and-carry.

We've just bought a beach cottage so I've...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   10-14-2011, 04:57 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,437
Posted By imjay
First, discussions of how to decrypt and copy...

First, discussions of how to decrypt and copy aren't allowed here and sooner or later Moderators will probably shut it down.

the after dawn site is a good place for "how to" of your questions.
Forum: General Home Theater & Media/Game Rooms   09-13-2011, 03:13 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,808
Posted By imjay
How do you define a "theater" experience in the...

How do you define a "theater" experience in the home?

In our home - you can't get there with a TV cause we define "theater" as a visual "at the movies" experience - similar to being at a...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   09-13-2011, 03:07 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,137
Posted By imjay
2 meters? Get a 60 inch TV - just IMO.

2 meters? Get a 60 inch TV - just IMO.
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   09-13-2011, 03:06 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,604
Posted By imjay
OKAY - you're going to use a PC for 80% of what...

OKAY - you're going to use a PC for 80% of what you watch but (I would hope) that you're not wanting to use text based PC applications using a 136in. diagonal image.

So, if it's HD video from...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   08-20-2011, 10:56 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 667
Posted By imjay
We all define "cinema" differently. Sounds like...

We all define "cinema" differently. Sounds like you have bought an evolution of components for your ears over the years so may I suggest something a bit larger for your eyes?

We tried to have a...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   08-15-2011, 04:20 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,587
Posted By imjay
Okay - Benito who sells this stuff for AVS...

Okay - Benito who sells this stuff for AVS advises reluctance in buying something used without a warranty.

SORRY BENITO - We bought our Panny almost 4 yrs ago - a demo unit of a big box store -...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   08-03-2011, 06:37 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 411
Posted By imjay
Geeze - remember "theater" or that WOW, this is...

Geeze - remember "theater" or that WOW, this is just like the movies!!! when you have a projector lighting up a big wall screen - the rest is just decoration.

Why not have one BIG open area (what...
Forum: General Home Theater & Media/Game Rooms   07-31-2011, 02:08 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 942
Posted By imjay
Do you have any surround capability now? ...

Do you have any surround capability now?

How much are you planning to spend on that new television?

The definition of "theater" is very personal but if you want a near commercial theater...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   07-31-2011, 12:20 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 909
Posted By imjay
I'm too simple for most of your question data -...

I'm too simple for most of your question data - all that math and formularies http://www.avsforum.com/avs-vb/images/smilies/smile.gif

Our simple experience is:

White - we tried first a white...
Forum: Game Room Equipment & Accessories   07-28-2011, 05:18 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 8,298
Posted By imjay
After market Playfields just aren't the "real...

After market Playfields just aren't the "real deal"!!!.

I just sold my AFM to a VERY happy guy - PF was almost perfect. I can understand someone using a "repro" or aftermarket part if that is...
Forum: General Home Theater & Media/Game Rooms   07-28-2011, 05:08 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 985
Posted By imjay
Look. A definition of "home theater" is up to...

Look. A definition of "home theater" is up to the individual.

If you are happy that you have achieved the "WOW, this is like being at the movies!!!" with a 42in television for your eyeballs and...
Forum: General Home Theater & Media/Game Rooms   07-28-2011, 04:51 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 818
Posted By imjay
You mention Home Theater but only post about...

You mention Home Theater but only post about audio/"ear treatment".

Are you planning for a projector with screen and a genuine "WOW, this is like being at the movies!!!!!" or watching television...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   07-23-2011, 07:15 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 725
Posted By imjay
Some folk would never consider buying anything...

Some folk would never consider buying anything unless it was new-in-the-box. We bought our Panasonic PJ almost 4 years ago. It was a floor demo from a big box store found in a small close-out shop...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   07-19-2011, 05:00 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 597
Posted By imjay
If you want a genuine "theater" experience I...

If you want a genuine "theater" experience I wouldn't recommend a 55in TV. We tried with a 60in TV and it was just watching a nice TV.

A "at the movies WOW!" experience requires a projector and a...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   07-14-2011, 05:22 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,105
Posted By imjay
If you're not in a hurry the, first, decide on a...

If you're not in a hurry the, first, decide on a short list of projectors that would meet your needs and then be a patient but determined and creative shopper.

We bought our Panasonic almost four...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   07-13-2011, 06:55 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,350
Posted By imjay
I like our older Panasonic I you should also...

I like our older Panasonic I you should also consider the PT AE4000 - it's at the top of your price range but probably worth it.

Our first room was 14ft and at that distance we did a simple shelf...
Forum: General Home Theater & Media/Game Rooms   07-11-2011, 07:48 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,417
Posted By imjay
Basic question is do you "really" want a theater...

Basic question is do you "really" want a theater visual experience or will you be content with watching television. Currently, televisions can't deliver a commercial theater type experience in a...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 1201

 
Forum Jump: