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Forum: Theater Room Items & Accessories   08-01-2016, 05:28 AM
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Views: 109
Posted By destrekor
I don't think I've ever heard of someone using...

I don't think I've ever heard of someone using bolt-down chairs in their HT.

Sure you can pack more in, but that's the only purpose for those, to pack more in at the expense of comfort. And in...
Forum: Theater Room Items & Accessories   07-29-2016, 09:53 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 174
Posted By destrekor
Gotta be careful with the nomenclature though -...

Gotta be careful with the nomenclature though - GU10 is only a base type (a twist-lock type too), and R16 is only a bulb type (shape and size).
Also, the GU10 base is almost always used for...
Forum: Theater Room Items & Accessories   07-29-2016, 05:16 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 330
Posted By destrekor
Not yet.

Not yet.
Forum: Theater Room Items & Accessories   07-23-2016, 07:23 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 330
Posted By destrekor
I gotta say, that sure would be one hell of a way...

I gotta say, that sure would be one hell of a way to innovate, out-innovate even.

I'd think of it like this: the easiest approach could be to have a connector on a cable that comes out of the...
Forum: Theater Room Items & Accessories   07-17-2016, 07:06 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 330
Posted By destrekor
Any good ones you might be able to point to, that...

Any good ones you might be able to point to, that are around the $500 mark?
Forum: Theater Room Items & Accessories   07-05-2016, 12:03 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 330
Posted By destrekor
Power recliners for under $500/chair? Reliable?

So I'm currently looking around for home theater seating, and generally like the approach of a straight "sectional" where it is 2 or 3 recliners with consoles between them. I definitely want built-in...
Forum: Display Calibration   06-07-2014, 11:23 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 300
Posted By destrekor
I am currently giving a go with my LR/PS CC...

I am currently giving a go with my LR/PS CC package on OS X, so I am using the Mac Client 3 app with my Surface Pro on the network running CalMAN RGB 5.3.

I'll explain below, but first, bottom...
Forum: Display Calibration   04-28-2014, 02:26 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,416
Posted By destrekor
Ignoring the issue with getting the reader and...

Ignoring the issue with getting the reader and software to play nice together on my desktop in native operation (without resorting to VM), does anyone have any suggestions for managing calibration...
Forum: Display Calibration   04-27-2014, 05:24 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,416
Posted By destrekor
Quote:Originally Posted by...

Quote:Originally Posted by derekjsmith http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif...
Forum: Display Calibration   04-27-2014, 04:58 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,416
Posted By destrekor
Quote:Originally Posted by...

Quote:Originally Posted by sotti http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/t/1529254/post-calibration-colors-are-awful-calman-rgb-asus-pa238q-monitors#post_24654895)
...
Forum: Display Calibration   04-27-2014, 02:03 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,416
Posted By destrekor
I tried to demonstrate the color issue in...

I tried to demonstrate the color issue in description:
the mastercard logo's Red order, is almost entirely lacking in actual color, mostly a faint pink/gray. Like pink cotton candy instead of a red...
Forum: Display Calibration   04-27-2014, 01:36 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,416
Posted By destrekor
I'm looking for experienced user feedback and...

I'm looking for experienced user feedback and the like, not restraining myself to only official support channels.

I specifically chose this route because I had previously engaged their official...
Forum: Display Calibration   04-27-2014, 12:05 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,416
Posted By destrekor
This whole experience with Calman RGB has been...

This whole experience with Calman RGB has been absolutely awful so far. I really, really hope someone can help at least on one front of this battle.

I'd start at the beginning, but I want to...
Forum: Remote Control Area   03-01-2014, 10:56 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 697
Posted By destrekor
To be more specific: one that is very...

To be more specific: one that is very affordable?

For one of the TVs at my parents', I just set them up with a free HD DTA from our local cable co., which rather kindly comes with the option to...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   09-05-2013, 07:02 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 501
Posted By destrekor
Okay, so I picked up the NR1403 at Best Buy...

Okay, so I picked up the NR1403 at Best Buy (Magnolia) for $350. I was actually shocked, as I saw almost everywhere online, including Best Buy, advertising $399 or right around that mark.


I...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   09-04-2013, 07:53 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 501
Posted By destrekor
Quote:Originally Posted by...

Quote:Originally Posted by jdsmoothie http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/t/1489088/help-me-find-a-suitable-av-receiver#post_23702135)

The 1403 is the only one...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   09-04-2013, 05:45 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 501
Posted By destrekor
The ones I'm debating between: Marantz...

The ones I'm debating between:

Marantz NR1403
Pioneer VSX-823-K
Sony STRDN840
Sony STRDH540

There were a couple Denon's around those price points, but features and connectivity don't seem...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   09-04-2013, 02:40 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 501
Posted By destrekor
That's why I am here - I don't know which ones...

That's why I am here - I don't know which ones are good, and affordable.

And I've seen many receivers offer at most 5.1, so it's by no means most common to see 7.1.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   09-04-2013, 02:00 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 501
Posted By destrekor
Sorry if that wasn't clear... It means that,...

Sorry if that wasn't clear... It means that, using the receiver, the PS3 apparently cannot pass the 3D to the TV.
I want to avoid directly connecting to the TV, specifically due to the fact that I...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   09-04-2013, 05:30 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 501
Posted By destrekor
Currently I have an Harman Kardon AVR 247. ...

Currently I have an Harman Kardon AVR 247.

She has met my needs, for the most part, for a few good years, but it seems it has gotten long in the tooth. Damn AV standards - they've been rather...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   09-03-2013, 10:06 PM
Replies: 5,270
Views: 811,898
Posted By destrekor
Will the AVR 247 receiver support Blu-ray 3D...

Will the AVR 247 receiver support Blu-ray 3D over PS3, by any means?

I have my PS3 connected to it, and I just got a Panasonic TC-P50ST60 connected to it.
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   09-01-2013, 10:13 PM
Replies: 13,642
Views: 1,004,532
Posted By destrekor
[Heads up, I've tried searching... I may have...

[Heads up, I've tried searching... I may have not done so well at it, so I apologize if this is a rehashed topic.]

I just picked up a P50ST60.

I have an HTPC/DVR (Windows Media Center on...
Forum: Speakers   07-10-2013, 08:03 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,809
Posted By destrekor
Any other thoughts on this? I'm really...

Any other thoughts on this?

I'm really debating between:
- speakers at corners 1 and 2 -- and whether they should face square with wall, tilted into center of couch, or straight at opposite wall...
Forum: Speakers   07-08-2013, 07:20 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,809
Posted By destrekor
I've thought of bipole speakers before, but I...

I've thought of bipole speakers before, but I just don't want to invest in more speakers at this point. I don't want to buy anymore until I can afford much better speakers than I've got. I cannot...
Forum: Speakers   07-08-2013, 03:46 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,809
Posted By destrekor
What's annoying about it is I asked here because...

What's annoying about it is I asked here because I saw similar threads with numerous responses with acceptable resolutions.

There's one thing I'm thinking of trying, because I saw this suggested...
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