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Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   01-30-2015, 07:58 PM
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Posted By montanaman
I used this stand for a 60"... ...

I used this stand for a 60"...


http://www.amazon.com/ShopJimmy-Universal-Table-Stand-Base/dp/B00KGE3GZ6/ref=pd_sim_e_3?ie=UTF8&refRID=0RJ34KTSFVEBHCGHS1DN


Also available on ebay.

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Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   01-22-2015, 11:28 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 148
Posted By montanaman
And the converse...Count your Blessings that you...

And the converse...Count your Blessings that you have not (yet) lost or damaged your hearing.
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   01-19-2015, 04:00 PM
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Views: 148
Posted By montanaman
Alternative Ways to Deal with Plasma Buzz (Humor Thread)

With such a distressing issue for plasma owners :mad:, thought to think outside the box a bit to find a little relief...:)


Alternative ways to Beat Plasma Buzz:


1) Become a beekeeper;...
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   01-19-2015, 01:51 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 171
Posted By montanaman
I have not played with BO much but...maybe the...

I have not played with BO much but...maybe the "Auto" setting is just the best of both worlds and not tied to the Eco Sensor? That is, little darker blacks and little brighter whites; kind of like a...
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   01-17-2015, 10:07 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 171
Posted By montanaman
I wonder if the BO "auto" setting is tied to the...

I wonder if the BO "auto" setting is tied to the Eco Sensor? In theory I'm thinking the auto setting is supposed to give darker blacks when in low light, and brighter whites when ambient light is...
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   01-16-2015, 09:51 PM
Replies: 975
Views: 74,977
Posted By montanaman
I turned on the DTS TruSurround option as well. ...

I turned on the DTS TruSurround option as well. These are only available when the "Standard" sound mode is selected. I would say nice improvement having them on. I am actually impressed with the...
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   01-08-2015, 11:44 PM
Replies: 3,155
Views: 186,225
Posted By montanaman
Thanks for the replies; no intent to derail the...

Thanks for the replies; no intent to derail the thread. Now that it is "all over," it is interesting to try and sum things up. Seems all 3 of these manufacturers hit a "high note" (or two:)) for...
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   01-08-2015, 08:10 PM
Replies: 3,155
Views: 186,225
Posted By montanaman
Where would you say the best Pioneers line up...

Where would you say the best Pioneers line up with this, that is, did Pioneer do well with both 1080i & 1080p, or did Samsung have a more crisp picture for TV content (1080i)?
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Great Found Deals!   01-05-2015, 12:38 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 6,207
Posted By montanaman
Agree...the picture is just so amazing,...

Agree...the picture is just so amazing, especially in a light controlled room.
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   12-22-2014, 09:58 PM
Replies: 11,516
Views: 1,581,032
Posted By montanaman
Had a similar experience with a GT25. The...

Had a similar experience with a GT25. The sticker has a "firmness" to it. I used a small jeweler's screwdriver to get under a couple corners.
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Great Found Deals!   12-18-2014, 02:00 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 6,207
Posted By montanaman
...yet. Will be interesting to see when the WM...

...yet. Will be interesting to see when the WM plasma evacuation begins...??
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Great Found Deals!   12-18-2014, 01:53 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 190
Posted By montanaman
Nice find...beautiful picture quality at your...

Nice find...beautiful picture quality at your place...:)
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Great Found Deals!   12-18-2014, 01:42 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 6,207
Posted By montanaman
Nice reminder to watch for these things on...

Nice reminder to watch for these things on "blowout" before & AFTER Christmas as well. Once the decision is made to get rid of the plasmas (either at the store or corporate level; not sure who...
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   12-13-2014, 09:54 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 2,606
Posted By montanaman
That's usually before the egg nog; after the egg...

That's usually before the egg nog; after the egg nog I'm sleeping in the chair...
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   12-13-2014, 08:44 PM
Replies: 184
Views: 8,840
Posted By montanaman
About how many hours on your set? One member...

About how many hours on your set? One member here has speculated that the pink will fade over time as the panel gets more broken-in.
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   12-13-2014, 02:46 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 2,606
Posted By montanaman
I have the same model and have had difficulty...

I have the same model and have had difficulty following programs. Sometimes I just sit and admire the picture but have no idea what is going on...:) Going from a 50" to a 60" there is just so much...
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   12-13-2014, 12:31 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 139
Posted By montanaman
Was that Vizio P42HD the one that WalMart carried...

Was that Vizio P42HD the one that WalMart carried and got down to around $1500? I remember how low the price was for the time (but it was still outside my budget). Still, the "big" screens were...
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   12-12-2014, 08:32 PM
Replies: 106
Views: 1,891
Posted By montanaman
I'm just hitting around the 200 hour mark on...

I'm just hitting around the 200 hour mark on mine, and the thing is getting better. Plasmas get better with age (I think we know that)! The picture is absolutely stunning sometimes (I watch a lot...
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   12-11-2014, 03:21 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 983
Posted By montanaman
OK thanks. Will continue to enjoy the beautiful...

OK thanks. Will continue to enjoy the beautiful picture of the 60F5300B.


Mentioned many times before, but who would ever choose this model in a bright BB showroom (it looks like something is...
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   12-11-2014, 03:31 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 983
Posted By montanaman
Can't wait to hear your thoughts. We F5300...

Can't wait to hear your thoughts. We F5300 owners are wondering how close our sets are to the F8500 (especially in a dark room as mine is).
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   12-11-2014, 02:04 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 291
Posted By montanaman
Thanks Eric; I was thinking average as a...

Thanks Eric; I was thinking average as a "relative" term in comparison to some of the extensive knowledge that is on this forum.


Also I did want to support EscapeVelocity a bit...
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Great Found Deals!   12-11-2014, 01:12 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 190
Posted By montanaman
Saw a similar deal here in MT. Clerk said it was...

Saw a similar deal here in MT. Clerk said it was a customer return who then purchased an UHD 70" or "something like that." I asked about the price, and after leaving for a bit, the clerk returned...
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   12-09-2014, 10:35 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 291
Posted By montanaman
Just to support Mr. Speed a little bit, I think I...

Just to support Mr. Speed a little bit, I think I qualify for an Average Joe. Now, about that upcoming Dodgeball match...


Even so, point understood from the multi-thousand posts (!) members.
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   12-09-2014, 09:06 PM
Replies: 1,100
Views: 151,727
Posted By montanaman
My eyes too cannot take bright images. I run...

My eyes too cannot take bright images. I run Movie mode with Cell Light 10 & Contrast 80 in a light controlled room (eco off). I also don't like running electronics at MAX. Sometimes the image is...
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   12-08-2014, 08:45 PM
Replies: 1,100
Views: 151,727
Posted By montanaman
Thanks...just the type of thing I think I'm...

Thanks...just the type of thing I think I'm looking for. I do have the 60 though, and from the specs, my estimate is the height to the lower bezel is about the same.


Long shot...but does...
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