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Forum: DIY Screen Section   11-20-2014, 09:42 PM
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Posted By MississippiMan
You pull over the front edge and staple on the...

You pull over the front edge and staple on the sides.....only.
Forum: DIY Screen Section   11-19-2014, 06:16 PM
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Posted By MississippiMan
Yep. It's done frequently, shipped out from the...

Yep. It's done frequently, shipped out from the Good 'Ol USA of A
Forum: DIY Screen Section   11-19-2014, 02:26 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 265
Posted By MississippiMan
The 1x3s are on edge, so that the Frame is 3"...

The 1x3s are on edge, so that the Frame is 3" deep
Forum: DIY Screen Section   11-19-2014, 02:23 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 301
Posted By MississippiMan
Understood. Bear in mind the Screen wall can...

Understood.

Bear in mind the Screen wall can have no deleterious effect of the screen itself, as the light coming off the screen cannot bend back on itself to hit either the screen or the wall. In...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   11-19-2014, 02:16 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 154
Posted By MississippiMan
Although I have a good degree of interest in...

Although I have a good degree of interest in Ftoast's new creation, I would find it problematical at best to suggest that you use it for a 150" screen, it being a sub 1.0 gain mix in all but one...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   11-19-2014, 12:46 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 154
Posted By MississippiMan
Spraying is easy. Affordable. NOT messy with...

Spraying is easy. Affordable. NOT messy with just a wee bit of advance prep. Assures virtually perfect results.

I'm here and available via posts, PMs and even a Phone conversation, and I have ...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   11-19-2014, 12:39 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 265
Posted By MississippiMan
Look to Home Depot if possible as they have 16'...

Look to Home Depot if possible as they have 16' lengths you can cut down to the specific length you want. No wastage.

You will need at least one centrally located vertical support, and 3 is best,...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   11-19-2014, 12:33 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 572
Posted By MississippiMan
http://www.avsforum.com/forum/110-diy-screen-secti...

http://www.avsforum.com/forum/110-diy-screen-section/1459880-led-edge-lit-zero-edge-comeuppance-110-diagonal-silver-fire-3-0-a.html
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Forum: DIY Screen Section   11-19-2014, 12:29 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 154
Posted By MississippiMan
NEVER EVER suggest Eggshell Paint. Ever. ...

NEVER EVER suggest Eggshell Paint.

Ever.

..........nor Satin anything.

Any degree of actual surface sheen is bad....never good.
Forum: DIY Screen Section   11-19-2014, 12:27 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 301
Posted By MississippiMan
Black painted Trim.:rolleyes: If ya ain't...

Black painted Trim.:rolleyes:

If ya ain't been there to see it....don't bother. Spend for some decent Black Velvet and wrap some MDF Base Trim, or apply the Tape to the same. Painted Trim always...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   11-19-2014, 12:14 PM
Replies: 1,727
Views: 150,275
Posted By MississippiMan
Sintra comes sized up to 120" x 60", and it is...

Sintra comes sized up to 120" x 60", and it is specifically mfg. for painting Signs upon.

It's stiff, but flexible. Needs no priming. It lends itself to being applied to a wood frame that in turn...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   11-19-2014, 12:06 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 154
Posted By MississippiMan
Knoxie89, First, welcome aboard! ...

Knoxie89,

First, welcome aboard!

Secondly...why is it some state how confused they are after reading...say 4-5 Threads? ;)

You situation and circumstance is a simple one.
Forum: DIY Screen Section   11-19-2014, 10:16 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 572
Posted By MississippiMan
Dependent upon where you live, a 4' x 8' x 6mm...

Dependent upon where you live, a 4' x 8' x 6mm sheet of Sintra or Komatex would be absolutely the most ideal because it needs no priming (...it is Sign material...) and it's fairly inexpensive...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   11-19-2014, 09:42 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 689
Posted By MississippiMan
Hold tight for a response.....:cool:

Hold tight for a response.....:cool:
Forum: DIY Screen Section   11-19-2014, 09:40 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 572
Posted By MississippiMan
Read my last post. (Example: 107" wide 16:9...

Read my last post.
(Example: 107" wide 16:9 screen --- Sit 9 to 10 feet away. I personally would suggest you go with a 98" diagonal surface. That would be 85" x 48" and entail your sitting 8' from...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   11-19-2014, 09:33 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 265
Posted By MississippiMan
Any 140" screen frame will need to be made from...

Any 140" screen frame will need to be made from 1x4s and incorporate at least 3 interior Vertical Braces made from 1x3's

All Poplar.

My most recent builds of such frames were done with simple...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   11-19-2014, 09:27 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 572
Posted By MississippiMan
I personally base all my Screen to Seat distances...

I personally base all my Screen to Seat distances upon the size of the 16x9 image, and if the screen is a 2.39:1 C.I.H. surface, then the resulting increase in width simply makes the experience more...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   11-19-2014, 09:21 AM
Replies: 1,727
Views: 150,275
Posted By MississippiMan
Yeah there is....:D Spraying onto BOC will...

Yeah there is....:D

Spraying onto BOC will always produce "Fuzzies" that need to be knocked off (lightly sanded) after the 2nd or 3rd Duster. No questions there. It's a strange phenomenon...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   11-19-2014, 09:03 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 689
Posted By MississippiMan
Dillon, With the 2030 at 10'-8" throw, you...

Dillon,

With the 2030 at 10'-8" throw, you can easily go with 110" diagonal (54" x 96") and use the Silver Fire v2.5 3.0 formula to improve the lower Contrast performance of that PJ.

The wall...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   11-18-2014, 09:17 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 670
Posted By MississippiMan
You want to use a water based adhesive, and among...

You want to use a water based adhesive, and among the very best is Power Grab Heavy Duty. Get either White or Clear.
Forum: DIY Screen Section   11-13-2014, 04:01 AM
Replies: 1,727
Views: 150,275
Posted By MississippiMan
It makes the most sense to make the mix as...

It makes the most sense to make the mix as described, because any colorant that is added should be added to the proportional amount of base and viscosity mix. Also it is best to have some paint left...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   11-13-2014, 03:55 AM
Replies: 748
Views: 77,242
Posted By MississippiMan
You nailed it down on the first choice.

You nailed it down on the first choice.
Forum: DIY Screen Section   11-13-2014, 03:53 AM
Replies: 147
Views: 40,658
Posted By MississippiMan
Very nice! It has been a while since I did...

Very nice!

It has been a while since I did my last couple examples, but coincidentally I have another one coming up soon.
Forum: DIY Screen Section   11-13-2014, 03:49 AM
Replies: 795
Views: 73,172
Posted By MississippiMan
Lets keep this a DIY solution , Guys. Take yhis...

Lets keep this a DIY solution , Guys.
Take yhis discussion over to Screens.
Forum: DIY Screen Section   11-12-2014, 10:48 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 445
Posted By MississippiMan
Ho lumalech, Down in Florida at present on a...

Ho lumalech,

Down in Florida at present on a HT project and not readoly available to post in both a timely and profuse manner.

Check your PM for a number to call for real time
advice and...
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