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Forum: Theater Room Items & Accessories   06-08-2014, 08:53 PM
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Views: 59,604
Posted By mutheater
I ordered at 39 inch LCD from Tigerdirect the...

I ordered at 39 inch LCD from Tigerdirect the other day for $199 which seems to be the perfect size. I have the software up and running just fine...I need to make a donation at some point. Is anyone...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   03-04-2014, 06:22 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,396
Posted By mutheater
I can't believe my theater is three years old...

I can't believe my theater is three years old now! I should start a thread and reflect on my build and what I have learned. I highly encourage the OP to listen and incorporate the advice of people...
Forum: Theater Room Items & Accessories   11-18-2011, 05:32 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 8,843
Posted By mutheater
I think we are on the same page. My wife would...

I think we are on the same page. My wife would have killed me but going high-end would have meant taking a serious look at the D-Box. I must admit, I have never used one just did the research and...
Forum: Theater Room Items & Accessories   11-17-2011, 07:37 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 8,843
Posted By mutheater
Quote:Originally Posted by mccabekyle...

Quote:Originally Posted by mccabekyle http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/21214866)

Very nice! Always great to see someone taking the time to...
Forum: Theater Room Items & Accessories   11-10-2011, 06:40 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 8,843
Posted By mutheater
As I stated, these photos were never meant to be...

As I stated, these photos were never meant to be a tutorial. In retrospect, I would have used larger brackets....and I actually did on later chairs.

Start with a one inch thick piece of wood and...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   11-09-2011, 11:01 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 825
Posted By mutheater
Working on a budget is never fun but we all have...

Working on a budget is never fun but we all have to make trade-offs. Let me raise one thing for you to consider: Some things are easier to upgrade down the road than others.

For example, I would...
Forum: Theater Room Items & Accessories   11-08-2011, 06:22 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 8,843
Posted By mutheater
I would advise against mounting the shakers as...

I would advise against mounting the shakers as illustrated by the OP. I have the 13175's (motorized) so I mounted some chairs with Aura shakers as outlined in this thread and was disappointed.
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Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   10-13-2011, 12:52 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,425
Posted By mutheater
Based on the amount of money that is spent on...

Based on the amount of money that is spent on the theater builds here at the AVS forums I would be surprised if cable/satellite responses don't dominate your poll.

As noted earlier, watching...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   10-13-2011, 11:58 AM
Replies: 144
Views: 9,694
Posted By mutheater
There was an image someone posted in another...

There was an image someone posted in another forum that I frequent showing waaaay too many men in swimming pool that would compliment this thread nicely but I fear posting such an image would earn...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   10-13-2011, 11:54 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,455
Posted By mutheater
Regular velvet would be a poor choice. However,...

Regular velvet would be a poor choice. However, stretch velvet doesn't resemble traditional velvet in weight or transparency. I used stretch velvet for my screen wall and it is fantastic but not...
Forum: Game Room Equipment & Accessories   09-30-2011, 06:05 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,742
Posted By mutheater
This thread is useless without pictures!!! Post...

This thread is useless without pictures!!! Post some pictures!!

BTW, I'm building a few Mame cabinets then plan to add a pinball machine to my collection afterward. What is a fair price for new...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   09-30-2011, 05:59 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,042
Posted By mutheater
As some people have already mention, you might...

As some people have already mention, you might regret adding a keystone to the false wall. Maybe you can post a picture of your current layout or sketch of what you have in mind....I'm sure you will...
Forum: Game Room Equipment & Accessories   09-26-2011, 06:19 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 4,348
Posted By mutheater
Quote:Originally Posted by elmalloc...

Quote:Originally Posted by elmalloc http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/20995819)

all that driving around could have saved you the $30 needed to buy...
Forum: General Home Theater & Media/Game Rooms   09-19-2011, 02:37 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,845
Posted By mutheater
99% of the people will not notice if the center...

99% of the people will not notice if the center channel is not placed in the prime location. However, everyone will notice if the viewing location is unnatural or uncomfortable.
Forum: Theater Room Items & Accessories   09-19-2011, 05:51 AM
Replies: 103
Views: 37,841
Posted By mutheater
I have the wife 80% convinced to set-up a soda...

I have the wife 80% convinced to set-up a soda fountain for the "kids"...err me. However, the other day I struck a deal with a guy on craigslist for a complete working system. We agreed to meet last...
Forum: Theater Room Items & Accessories   09-16-2011, 06:06 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,431
Posted By mutheater
Quote:Originally Posted by elmalloc...

Quote:Originally Posted by elmalloc http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/20957346)

I have to agree about "out cold", I haven't been able to sit...
Forum: Game Room Equipment & Accessories   09-15-2011, 11:57 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 4,348
Posted By mutheater
I'm trying to gather the last of the pieces...

I'm trying to gather the last of the pieces necessary for my cocktail cabinet. For me, this is more like a hobby and I enjoy hunting for the parts...I have also met some cool people in the along the...
Forum: General Home Theater & Media/Game Rooms   09-15-2011, 11:45 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,827
Posted By mutheater
It looks a little "industrial" for my...

It looks a little "industrial" for my tastes....plus, that pushes the TV away from the wall. Doesn't that directly conflict with the idea of having a slim TV that flush mounts to the wall in an...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   09-15-2011, 11:40 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,924
Posted By mutheater
Quote:Originally Posted by HDvids4all...

Quote:Originally Posted by HDvids4all http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/20954306)

I don't think it really matters what order you install it in, as...
Forum: Theater Room Items & Accessories   09-14-2011, 05:54 AM
Replies: 91
Views: 19,235
Posted By mutheater
Quote:Originally Posted by jchusky77...

Quote:Originally Posted by jchusky77 http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/20943768)

What do people overall think is a priority when picking out...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   09-08-2011, 06:57 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 4,862
Posted By mutheater
Quote: Originally Posted by Brad Horstkotte...

Quote:
Originally Posted by Brad Horstkotte http://images.avsforum.com/avs-/img/forum/go_quote.gif...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   09-01-2011, 11:31 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,825
Posted By mutheater
My compromise, with my wife and myself, was to...

My compromise, with my wife and myself, was to paint the underside of the soffit black as you can see in this picture. The flash washes out the black to some degree....then the inner part of the...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   08-26-2011, 11:55 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 7,421
Posted By mutheater
The last 10% of the detail or finishing work in...

The last 10% of the detail or finishing work in my theater is taking 90% of the time. I struggled with these columns trying to hide the speakers. The corner trim was not part of the design but my...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   08-25-2011, 10:39 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 946
Posted By mutheater
Quote:Originally Posted by BIGmouthinDC...

Quote:Originally Posted by BIGmouthinDC http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/20866432)

Another consideration for this space. You are planning a DIY...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   08-25-2011, 08:55 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 946
Posted By mutheater
You don't see many theaters built with all...

You don't see many theaters built with all in-wall speakers. You might think about floor speakers. I can't attest to the quality of the monoprice speakers but going down that road limits your future...
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