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Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   08-29-2015, 06:52 AM
Replies: 6,687
Views: 146,465
Posted By Mr.G
I watched the latest installment (Furious 7) last...

I watched the latest installment (Furious 7) last night on VUDU. Rodriquez has changed little since the original film in 2001, a little older looking but still lean and mean.
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   08-29-2015, 06:35 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 53
Posted By Mr.G
You usually have to replace the PC board in a...

You usually have to replace the PC board in a projector.

Looks like it will cost you $377 at Encompass.com.

I would talk to the salespeople to make sure this is the right part for your problem....
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   08-28-2015, 08:23 AM
Replies: 535
Views: 11,240
Posted By Mr.G
Is this the tuner you purchased? ...

Is this the tuner you purchased?

http://www.avsforum.com/forum/attachment.php?attachmentid=912066&stc=1&d=1440775341
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   08-28-2015, 07:43 AM
Replies: 6,687
Views: 146,465
Posted By Mr.G
As an actor McQueen had his strengths and...

As an actor McQueen had his strengths and weaknesses, this by his own admission. When he played to his strengths (The Sand Pebbles) he was wonderful. When he wanted to try something different with a...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   08-28-2015, 07:24 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,437
Posted By Mr.G
Brightness at the cost of contrast ratio always...

Brightness at the cost of contrast ratio always seems to be the eventual trade-off.
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   08-27-2015, 08:29 AM
Replies: 6,687
Views: 146,465
Posted By Mr.G
Out of all of the McQueen movies The Reivers is...

Out of all of the McQueen movies The Reivers is my least favorite. A role totally unsuited to McQueen's acting style. Soldier in the Rain is another example.
Forum: Video Download Services & Hardware   08-27-2015, 07:42 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,175
Posted By Mr.G
You don't mention whether you're using ethernet...

You don't mention whether you're using ethernet or wi-fi, it makes a difference in some cases.

HBO Now (1080p and DD 5.1) streams at close to 5 Mbps (last I checked) so it shouldn't be a problem...
Forum: Video Download Services & Hardware   08-25-2015, 10:38 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,175
Posted By Mr.G
HBO Now looks and sounds fine on the Apple TV 3....

HBO Now looks and sounds fine on the Apple TV 3. Game of Thrones is in Dolby Digital 5.1.

I just tried watching GoT on my iMac and it looks and sounds fine.

I have TWC 15/1 service so it's not...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   08-25-2015, 10:09 AM
Replies: 214
Views: 19,899
Posted By Mr.G
I'm not surprised, 5267 hours, your lamp...

I'm not surprised, 5267 hours, your lamp brightness was probably down to about 30 percent of the original output.

Enjoy!
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   08-24-2015, 08:35 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 79
Posted By Mr.G
The previous suggestion is a good one if a...

The previous suggestion is a good one if a wireless connection is possible. It would help rule out the Ethernet connection as the problem. If it streams wireless with decent picture quality on HBO...
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   08-23-2015, 08:47 AM
Replies: 6,687
Views: 146,465
Posted By Mr.G
Planters (Mr. Peanut) - The Movie?

Planters (Mr. Peanut) - The Movie?
Forum: HDMI Q&A - The One Connector World   08-23-2015, 08:40 AM
Replies: 467
Views: 82,681
Posted By Mr.G
As like others here Redmere can introduce...

As like others here Redmere can introduce problems that you don't see with regular HDMI cables.

I purchased a 3 foot Monster (Redmere) cable to use with my new Tivo Roamio OTA DVR. No real reason...
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   08-23-2015, 07:34 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 79
Posted By Mr.G
I'm also playing both HBO Now and Showtime...

I'm also playing both HBO Now and Showtime through the Apple TV 3 and have no problems with picture quality on either my 50" Panasonic plasma or on my Panasonic front projector to 120" screen. I have...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   08-23-2015, 07:20 AM
Replies: 450
Views: 31,335
Posted By Mr.G
I think you will find most people will purchase...

I think you will find most people will purchase an actual TV stand. Sets this big are not meant for coffee tables.

http://www.wayfair.com/Willow-TV-Stand-GPNF2420-FOME1319.html
...
Forum: HDTV Programming   08-21-2015, 10:04 AM
Replies: 157
Views: 4,967
Posted By Mr.G
Sorry you're right...FOX. Corrected post. ...

Sorry you're right...FOX. Corrected post.

Would still like title change.
Forum: HDTV Programming   08-21-2015, 08:07 AM
Replies: 157
Views: 4,967
Posted By Mr.G
Since we now know that the X-Files revival on FOX...

Since we now know that the X-Files revival on FOX is scheduled for January 24, 2016 can we change the title to this thread?
...
Forum: HDTV Recorders   08-21-2015, 06:59 AM
Replies: 9,485
Views: 649,618
Posted By Mr.G
Just be aware that you need to order 2 of these...

Just be aware that you need to order 2 of these "combiners". One for input from the router and another for the equipment end.

You'll likely need a multi-pack of short ethernet cables also on...
Forum: HDTV Recorders   08-20-2015, 09:14 AM
Replies: 9,485
Views: 649,618
Posted By Mr.G
What you actually wanted was a combiner like this...

What you actually wanted was a combiner like this - not a splitter. It uses all 8 wires in an ethernet cable. However most people would use an ethernet switch.
...
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   08-20-2015, 08:02 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 105
Posted By Mr.G
If your participants total more than 15 (Google...

If your participants total more than 15 (Google Hangout) I can recommend Field 59. Have used a few times with excellent results.

http://www.field59.com/
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   08-19-2015, 05:52 AM
Replies: 535
Views: 11,240
Posted By Mr.G
Maybe it's just a problem with the RCA tuner you...

Maybe it's just a problem with the RCA tuner you bought and use.

You can pose your question to the gurus over in the HDTV Technical forum if you are really curious what the problem may be.
...
Forum: Video Download Services & Hardware   08-19-2015, 05:27 AM
Replies: 1,693
Views: 173,546
Posted By Mr.G
That's a good question. When the service came to...

That's a good question. When the service came to Apple back in April it was supposed to be 3 months exclusivity until it farmed out to other devices.

That time has come and gone.
...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   08-18-2015, 08:47 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 122
Posted By Mr.G
Since you still have HDMI functionality it's...

Since you still have HDMI functionality it's still a usable projector. The component board still works in a fashion so perhaps a reset may restore it to working condition...however do so at your own...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   08-18-2015, 08:14 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 229
Posted By Mr.G
For more info there is a dedicated forum for this...

For more info there is a dedicated forum for this type of thing.

http://www.avsforum.com/forum/159-outdoor-theaters/
Forum: HDMI Q&A - The One Connector World   08-18-2015, 07:26 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 13,720
Posted By Mr.G
A recent show on This Old House (PBS) showed a...

A recent show on This Old House (PBS) showed a home installed with lightning rods along the roofline for direct lightning strikes and whole house surge protector for nearby strikes. The house was in...
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   08-18-2015, 07:16 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 201
Posted By Mr.G
I go back farther than that. Late 50's and early...

I go back farther than that. Late 50's and early 60's. Listened on crystal transistor radio. WLS and Dick Biondi (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dick_Biondi).
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