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Forum: Screens   02-06-2004, 12:52 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 239
Posted By sstieferman
Quote: Originally posted by atdamico The...

Quote:
Originally posted by atdamico
The layout of the saloon is such that there really is no significant wall space that could be treated. Aft there are doors that lead out to the aft deck,...
Forum: Screens   01-09-2004, 02:06 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 920
Posted By sstieferman
Quote: Originally posted by mcblackman "How...

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Originally posted by mcblackman
"How bright is the bed sheet? Is it viewable during daytime? If not, what materials would work for those Saturday and Sunday football games?"
I think you'd...
Forum: Screens   08-22-2003, 10:56 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 552
Posted By sstieferman
USE FABRIC! Black paint will turn your wall...

USE FABRIC!

Black paint will turn your wall into a chalkboard and if you have kids they will love to drag their fingers or anything else that'll leave a mark.

On the other hand you could use...
Forum: Screens   08-08-2003, 07:20 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 920
Posted By sstieferman
Quote: Originally posted by Al Sherwood Very...

Quote:
Originally posted by Al Sherwood
Very cool, thanks for the tips Stieferman, I'm going to try it!

So you used a smooth white cotton sheet right, high thread count sort of thing?
With...
Forum: Screens   08-01-2003, 10:34 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 920
Posted By sstieferman
Yup, a king size bed sheet will be the best...

Yup, a king size bed sheet will be the best thing you've seen.
I've tried a white/clear 8mil plastic sheeting from HD and it looks like poo.
House wrap bites, some of the white frosted laundry...
Forum: Screens   07-30-2003, 11:43 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 920
Posted By sstieferman
Hey guys, don't forget about rear projection -...

Hey guys, don't forget about rear projection - bright, bright, bright... Keep your projector in the garage - tension a white bed sheet where your garrage door should go, mask off the rest of the...
Forum: Screens   06-23-2003, 02:35 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 648
Posted By sstieferman
Creekside, I did an experiment several...

Creekside,

I did an experiment several years ago with the similar idea and used the frosted window film from Home Depot. I'm sure that other things have come out since that might work better, but...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   06-11-2003, 12:31 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 248
Posted By sstieferman
Cheap light blocking can be had for around $20...

Cheap light blocking can be had for around $20 at home depot. Get one of the 9' by 12' vinyl coated painter tarps and mount it however.

If your looking for permanent, take several 2x2's and...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   04-28-2003, 10:25 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 177
Posted By sstieferman
GOM the fan blades! I have the fan thing...

GOM the fan blades!


I have the fan thing going and wouldn't have it any other way... I would much rather have it and let the kiddo's and wife hide under a blankie than be uncomfortable. As far...
Forum: Screens   02-03-2003, 10:38 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 134
Posted By sstieferman
Don't forget to take into consideration inproper...

Don't forget to take into consideration inproper setup and config on the display screens for a middle end and high end setup.

Now on to the guts - the 9000 is a 16x9 projector, probably shooting...
Forum: Screens   01-31-2003, 10:07 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 340
Posted By sstieferman
I've got my screen located in front of the...

I've got my screen located in front of the fireplace as well and have had no problems. It is a vented gas fireplace with fake logs. Heat and soot really are not the issue, as I haven't noticed any...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   01-30-2003, 06:10 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 764
Posted By sstieferman
Quote: Originally posted by sstieferman ...

Quote:
Originally posted by sstieferman
Here's a go at your angle idea...

http://www.imagestation.com/album/pi...&id=4292148295...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   01-30-2003, 10:30 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 764
Posted By sstieferman
Here's a go at your angle idea... ...

Here's a go at your angle idea...

http://www.imagestation.com/album/pi...&id=4292148295 (http://www.imagestation.com/album/pictures.html?show_all=1&start=1&id=4292148295)
Forum: Screens   01-20-2003, 11:32 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 827
Posted By sstieferman
Ohhhh, wee little tag line quoter - keep your...

Ohhhh, wee little tag line quoter - keep your mailbox clear for a bottle or two, most likely the surprise gift of GreyHawk goo...

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"I am a student. Please do not fold, spindle,...
Forum: Screens   01-13-2003, 08:12 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 7,959
Posted By sstieferman
Quote: Originally posted by Dylan Here's a...

Quote:
Originally posted by Dylan
Here's a shot from behind the Celtic Cloth. The bright light is the projector.


Do you think this material could be used as a rear projection screen if you...
Forum: Screens   01-06-2003, 02:48 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 9,729
Posted By sstieferman
Several things to remember. 1 You're not...

Several things to remember.

1 You're not going to move an 11' screen so mount it to the wall or possibly to a fake wall with GOM fabric around it. If your going directly to the wall use some tack...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   12-14-2002, 09:13 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 203
Posted By sstieferman
I have no idea, but here's a little homework for...

I have no idea, but here's a little homework for ya. PS, I love Sony manuals bc they contain blueprints for the mounting points...

This link came from the Chief Manufacturing web page and shows...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   12-11-2002, 02:24 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 365
Posted By sstieferman
yipes, what about power? you may need two...

yipes, what about power? you may need two channels 6-8" apart running parallel.

for an easier cut, although I'm not sure they have or do this. You might consider rigging the wetsaw for two 45...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   12-08-2002, 07:44 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 784
Posted By sstieferman
Quote: Originally posted by Toxarch ...

Quote:
Originally posted by Toxarch
Earthquakes, hurricanes... sounds like it is time to move here to the lower end of tornado alley. I don't know of any tornado codes that we have.
See now that...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   12-05-2002, 12:52 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 436
Posted By sstieferman
dictionary.com - proscenium ...

dictionary.com - proscenium

\\Pro*sce"ni*um\\, n.; pl. Proscenia. [L., fr. Gr. ?; ? before + ? a tent, a wooden stage, the stage. See Scene.] 1. (Anc. Theater) The part where the actors...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   11-29-2002, 01:49 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,777
Posted By sstieferman
? You haven't talked about the neighbors...

? You haven't talked about the neighbors windows... If your in good with him, why not take a trip over there and see what it really sounds like. I would personally suggest a few hours of your time,...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   11-26-2002, 09:03 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 184
Posted By sstieferman
Don't hold me to this one bc I haven't tried it....

Don't hold me to this one bc I haven't tried it.

What about florescent paint and several black lights placed in scones, up lights or soffits????

You should be able to dim them... I'm just not...
Forum: Screens   11-21-2002, 08:10 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 273
Posted By sstieferman
I've used this stuff before from Home Depot and...

I've used this stuff before from Home Depot and was very happy.

http://www.gilafilms.com/home/frosted.html

It comes in 4 x 6' sheets for 20 or so bucks. I ended up putting it on a sliding...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   11-20-2002, 07:16 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,571
Posted By sstieferman
Checking out the website and theater - just...

Checking out the website and theater - just awesome.

BTW, Do you game in there??? I guess it would be kind of crazy to thrash on something so.... "lifesize"
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   11-19-2002, 08:12 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 164
Posted By sstieferman
If your having problems with the perfs, a good...

If your having problems with the perfs, a good shot of compressed air will really clean them out. Just make sure to shoot it from the "public" side as the downwind side can take on some funky...
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