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Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   03-29-2017, 12:45 PM
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Posted By BIGmouthinDC
that projector has the desirable memory zoom...

that projector has the desirable memory zoom feature that allows you to use a 2.35 format screen and store the zoom and image shift required to fit 16:9 content on the center part of a 2.35 screen...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   03-29-2017, 06:21 AM
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Posted By BIGmouthinDC
for MDF edges, two coats then sand. Works when...

for MDF edges, two coats then sand. Works when painting MDF as a primer also.

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Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   03-29-2017, 06:17 AM
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Posted By BIGmouthinDC
OR ...

OR

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Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   03-29-2017, 06:15 AM
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Posted By BIGmouthinDC
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then just use some heavy duty zip ties. That way you can cut the ties when you want to clean under the chairs and replace the ties later.
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   03-29-2017, 06:11 AM
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Posted By BIGmouthinDC
You could use some loops of a sturdy belt screwed...

You could use some loops of a sturdy belt screwed to the riser top. Maybe not as big as a seat belt.
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   03-28-2017, 06:59 PM
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Posted By BIGmouthinDC
seat belt?

seat belt?
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   03-28-2017, 06:25 PM
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Posted By BIGmouthinDC
thick carpet and gravity seems to work fine on...

thick carpet and gravity seems to work fine on keeping chairs on a riser.
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   03-28-2017, 12:13 PM
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Posted By BIGmouthinDC
not if the chairs convey

not if the chairs convey
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   03-28-2017, 11:23 AM
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Posted By BIGmouthinDC
I never saw the need for an expensive floor...

I never saw the need for an expensive floor outlet hidden under the base of a chair on the riser. Maybe code requires it but if you plan ahead the inspector never sees it. Follow my suggestion at...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   03-28-2017, 11:17 AM
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Posted By BIGmouthinDC
brown: Somewhere in the Rawlinsway theater thread...

brown: Somewhere in the Rawlinsway theater thread he lists the exact color he used, the ceiling and walls were painted but the walls have fabric inside that frame molding.
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Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   03-28-2017, 11:12 AM
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Posted By BIGmouthinDC
Moe what is involved in buying something in Port...

Moe what is involved in buying something in Port Huron? and bringing across the border? In my travels Menards stocked OSB in sizes up to 3/4 without the T&G
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   03-28-2017, 02:06 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 193
Posted By BIGmouthinDC
Ask Rich for my AVS discount at Falcon. You need...

Ask Rich for my AVS discount at Falcon. You need to email him.
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   03-27-2017, 08:53 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 180
Posted By BIGmouthinDC
that is actually a cheap one. You should price...

that is actually a cheap one. You should price out the ones with brass covers.
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   03-27-2017, 08:03 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 258
Posted By BIGmouthinDC
I did wish that the room at White Oaks had been...

I did wish that the room at White Oaks had been built with OSB on the ceiling. That ceiling required a lot of 2x material glued and screwed to the ceiling hitting the channels with screws where ever...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   03-27-2017, 07:04 PM
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Posted By BIGmouthinDC
Liquid Nails, Screws, Nails and Medium crown...

Liquid Nails, Screws, Nails and Medium crown construction staples. Run an extra channel where the soffit will attach.

No OSB was used in this theater. White Oaks. That is two inches of treatment...
Forum: Theater Room Items & Accessories   03-27-2017, 06:47 PM
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Views: 171
Posted By BIGmouthinDC
Palliser furniture lists two stores in Syracuse. ...

Palliser furniture lists two stores in Syracuse. You could test drive some models then see the best price you can find online and see if they will price match. For the stores go to the Palliser...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   03-27-2017, 06:06 PM
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Posted By BIGmouthinDC
Aim for an inch. Given the inherent unevenness of...

Aim for an inch. Given the inherent unevenness of the floor and joist system you will have some smaller and some larger. It is not a mis-print. 1/4 inch is not too small but never try to acheive...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   03-27-2017, 01:08 PM
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Posted By BIGmouthinDC
false walls sit on the floor/stage, you only need...

false walls sit on the floor/stage, you only need a screw into the 1 1/4 of drywall at the top to keep it from tipping.

I'd have to know more about speaker design but you can either do a backer...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   03-27-2017, 12:38 PM
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Posted By BIGmouthinDC
unless you are installing a coffered/complex...

unless you are installing a coffered/complex ceiling structure I've never seen the need for OSB for speakers, Panels or trim. Not worth the hassle.
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   03-27-2017, 06:26 AM
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Views: 55
Posted By BIGmouthinDC
You don't need to sand the walls just finish them...

You don't need to sand the walls just finish them with your blades. That eliminates the dust. Then after I like a coat of primer to "seal" the wall. Drywall mud is water soluble and the primer...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   03-27-2017, 12:10 AM
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Views: 520
Posted By BIGmouthinDC
A clip is good for 30 lbs so usually add one more...

A clip is good for 30 lbs so usually add one more clip per box, maybe 2 if they are heavy boxes.
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   03-26-2017, 04:37 PM
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Posted By BIGmouthinDC
yes

yes
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   03-26-2017, 06:55 AM
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Views: 193
Posted By BIGmouthinDC
Just a word of caution the zoom range of that...

Just a word of caution the zoom range of that projector is very small and you will need to calculate the mounting position very carefully for whatever size screen you pick. It also does not have lens...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   03-25-2017, 04:43 PM
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Views: 243
Posted By BIGmouthinDC
Just to be clear that is not an UL approved use...

Just to be clear that is not an UL approved use of the putty pad product and I can't make a legal endorsement to do it. But I've tested it with 4 inch recessed cans with Haologen bulbs and there was...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   03-25-2017, 02:13 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 71
Posted By BIGmouthinDC
I use Deckmate screws.

I use Deckmate screws.
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