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Forum: DIY Screen Section   05-07-2016, 12:39 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 592
Posted By pb_maxxx
...one singular site with a couple of people who...

...one singular site with a couple of people who have proven to say and improperly make a so call silver fire screen then measure it to misconstrue the results and even if the results were different...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   05-07-2016, 06:35 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 592
Posted By pb_maxxx
...BW has a considerbly more narrow viewing cone...

...BW has a considerbly more narrow viewing cone than SF. It's not even close.

The one person who mentioned he had a SF...we are nearly 100 percent now that he never made one. It appears he made...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   03-24-2016, 09:18 PM
Replies: 149
Views: 7,015
Posted By pb_maxxx
given what i see from the pics... i'd...

given what i see from the pics...
i'd definitely lean towards carl's alr as the better product.
while 5D may have a ever so slight gain advantage, it also comes with a cost..
carl's shows a...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   03-22-2016, 02:17 AM
Replies: 2,438
Views: 187,054
Posted By pb_maxxx
...ok guys...take your corners. i get it. ...

...ok guys...take your corners.

i get it.

http://i661.photobucket.com/albums/uu332/thienthanta/Mobile%20Uploads/IMG_20151119_161503_zpstnaxwjvp.jpg
Forum: DIY Screen Section   03-22-2016, 01:58 AM
Replies: 1,042
Views: 61,626
Posted By pb_maxxx
let me be clear, i gave an honest impression of...

let me be clear, i gave an honest impression of what the pictures showed,
it was not a bashing or nitpicking session, and i admit my slight bias in favor of Floast's GT over both of Carl's materials...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   03-21-2016, 08:29 PM
Replies: 1,042
Views: 61,626
Posted By pb_maxxx
here's a second image that viewed fairly well on...

here's a second image that viewed fairly well on all the samples.

again the same result as before on axis. Carl'a ALR and Flexi Grey are not able to keep up with the peak gain of Floast's GT.
...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   03-21-2016, 08:15 PM
Replies: 159
Views: 3,075
Posted By pb_maxxx
one thing i noticed right away... what that both...

one thing i noticed right away... what that both the 3D and 5D have an incredible amount of sheening going on. you can literally see the ripples and diming going on.

additionally, both the 3D and...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   03-21-2016, 07:46 PM
Replies: 1,042
Views: 61,626
Posted By pb_maxxx
in spite of my reluctance to do so... i did...

in spite of my reluctance to do so...
i did take a much closer look at the samples involved, and while i believe the SF samples are incorrectly done and hampered in it's overall performance...
...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   03-21-2016, 06:39 PM
Replies: 1,042
Views: 61,626
Posted By pb_maxxx
...way to many assumptions being made that a...

...way to many assumptions being made that a rolled SF is in ANY way a working sample to either use or test with.

1) in addition to rolling, am i supposing you did so on brown hardboard like you...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   03-19-2016, 09:49 PM
Replies: 1,042
Views: 61,626
Posted By pb_maxxx
in spite of the lack of any quality near...

in spite of the lack of any quality near thumbnail like screenshots to decipher...
and despite the lack of any detail within the screenshots, especially black level detail, and white levels, or...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   03-17-2016, 08:07 PM
Replies: 159
Views: 3,075
Posted By pb_maxxx
it doesn't matter that NU_FTW is newer than these...

it doesn't matter that NU_FTW is newer than these some of these older former members who have helped some others along the way. there just as many even older forum members with more experience,...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   03-17-2016, 04:59 PM
Replies: 2,438
Views: 187,054
Posted By pb_maxxx
Top left was 4.0 Below ir was 6.0 And to the...

Top left was 4.0
Below ir was 6.0
And to the right of that is 10.0
Forum: DIY Screen Section   03-16-2016, 05:36 PM
Replies: 159
Views: 3,075
Posted By pb_maxxx
Given that you can not visually determine either...

Given that you can not visually determine either gain or correct brightness, saturation, or hue without properly calibrated instruments...even in macro close up pics on axis.

...it's apparent that...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   03-16-2016, 03:12 AM
Replies: 159
Views: 3,075
Posted By pb_maxxx
i don't know NU_FTW. i've never spoken to him...

i don't know NU_FTW. i've never spoken to him vis PM or email. i don't know where he lives, nor have i ever spoken to him by phone.

so i won't tell what to do or tell him to change is mind on...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   03-16-2016, 02:35 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 138
Posted By pb_maxxx
i would advise you that rolling is absolutely not...

i would advise you that rolling is absolutely not what you would want to do for a roll up screen. this is simple has to do with the thickness of how it's applied... and goes hand in hand with paint...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   03-16-2016, 02:11 AM
Replies: 159
Views: 3,075
Posted By pb_maxxx
ch1sox, the real question is are you tuning...

ch1sox,

the real question is are you tuning your screen to brightness or are you tuning it to correctness. i would hope anyone who turns up the brightness of their projector or their tv would...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   03-15-2016, 04:01 AM
Replies: 159
Views: 3,075
Posted By pb_maxxx
just to clear for all parties involved. ...

just to clear for all parties involved.

every screen dims. even the most agreed upon stewart reference white screens dim.
the question is to what degree and curve.

it's been shown that...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   03-15-2016, 02:55 AM
Replies: 159
Views: 3,075
Posted By pb_maxxx
It's also a more consistently bright comparison...

It's also a more consistently bright comparison sample because it also doesn't dim toward the sides/edges like CarlsALR and BFx1 do, AND it's often the material that someone will be moving from when...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   03-14-2016, 09:32 PM
Replies: 159
Views: 3,075
Posted By pb_maxxx
so if the carls alr has it's peak gain at 20...

so if the carls alr has it's peak gain at 20 degrees off-axis but only if it's off-axis on the right side... and oh by the way, you also need to 15 degrees vertically off-axis...but only in a...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   03-14-2016, 08:54 PM
Replies: 159
Views: 3,075
Posted By pb_maxxx
no problem. but the number of manufactured ALR...

no problem.
but the number of manufactured ALR screens in the sub $500 range are few and far in-between.

to several..the whole premise be DIY ALR solutions...was the hope and promise that such a...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   03-14-2016, 08:04 PM
Replies: 159
Views: 3,075
Posted By pb_maxxx
to be honest... gain is the single most OVERrated...

to be honest... gain is the single most OVERrated and exaggerated measure in determining a quality screen... and ESPECIALLY with respect to ALR screens.

it's like saying i have 120" screen...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   03-14-2016, 01:24 PM
Replies: 159
Views: 3,075
Posted By pb_maxxx
BF X1 1.25 is a numbering system to replace the...

BF X1 1.25 is a numbering system to replace the terminology of 'interstellar'.

It is not a gain figure. Nor have I ever referred it as such.
Forum: DIY Screen Section   03-13-2016, 07:21 PM
Replies: 159
Views: 3,075
Posted By pb_maxxx
AnXioZ, You black levels will pretty much be...

AnXioZ,
You black levels will pretty much be the same. The difference will be your black levels detail will dramatically increase. In addionally the underlying white will bring up your median and...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   03-13-2016, 04:01 PM
Replies: 159
Views: 3,075
Posted By pb_maxxx
...as much as Floast would love it to be so... ...

...as much as Floast would love it to be so...

AnXIos...very improperly sprayed on an improperly substrate example is not at all representative of black flame X1...in any way shape or form.
...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   03-13-2016, 11:51 AM
Replies: 159
Views: 3,075
Posted By pb_maxxx
That explains HUGELY the diiference between the...

That explains HUGELY the diiference between the what you are seeing vs NU_FTWs screen.

The X1 coating is very...I mean a very translucent optical coating that is nearly rear projection capable. ...
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