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Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   02-09-2016, 01:40 PM
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Posted By SilentJ20
Thinking of changing gears to more efficient speakers

Currently I'm using the Dayton Classic WMTMW (in my sig) for my front speakers along with an 18Hz horn from tsloms design...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   02-03-2016, 12:12 PM
Replies: 100
Views: 9,426
Posted By SilentJ20
I could build separate enclosures for each...

I could build separate enclosures for each driver, and I may do that. For modeling purposes, you could just cut the internal height in half, cut the sealed box portion in half and assume 1 driver...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   02-03-2016, 08:14 AM
Replies: 100
Views: 9,426
Posted By SilentJ20
Oops, good catch. For some reason I thought I...

Oops, good catch. For some reason I thought I saw the outer diameter was 12" or less on those 1260W/1262W drivers. I think I meant to put a 26inch inside height. I'm trying to keep the overall...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   02-02-2016, 10:53 PM
Replies: 100
Views: 9,426
Posted By SilentJ20
Here's the fold: Double...

Here's the fold:

Double (http://i.imgur.com/4pF8Cevl.jpg)

If I was more familiar with hornresp I'd do it myself. Thanks tsloms!
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   02-02-2016, 01:31 PM
Replies: 100
Views: 9,426
Posted By SilentJ20
I can post a pic of the sketch here, but since...

I can post a pic of the sketch here, but since the original project was tsloms--I have refolded it, though--I don't want to take any credit from the original or post something that might mislead...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   02-02-2016, 10:08 AM
Replies: 100
Views: 9,426
Posted By SilentJ20
I've managed to 'refold' this (I think) into a...

I've managed to 'refold' this (I think) into a double-driver cabinet of dimensions 24"x24"x72". What would be the best way to get concurrence on if I did it right? It's only a sketch now.

I plan...
Forum: Screens   11-13-2015, 02:44 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 17,867
Posted By SilentJ20
1) Projector: Epson 5020UB 2) Throw...

1) Projector: Epson 5020UB

2) Throw Distance: 11'

3) Seating Distance: First Row = 9' Second Row = 15'
A touch close for the first row, but also not too small for the back.

4)...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   11-13-2015, 02:31 PM
Replies: 120
Views: 4,666
Posted By SilentJ20
I apologize for not thoroughly reading the...

I apologize for not thoroughly reading the thread, and now that I looked again, I see where you discussed the price. Thanks for the clarification. It's always good to have options, on the high-end...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   11-13-2015, 01:59 PM
Replies: 120
Views: 4,666
Posted By SilentJ20
If the price ends up competitive to double layer...

If the price ends up competitive to double layer spandex, this is a good option. The main thing killing me for spandex is the gain. The best option of white-over-white is still only 0.95 at best. ...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   11-03-2015, 01:41 PM
Replies: 1,485
Views: 122,871
Posted By SilentJ20
Thanks, but I'm not going to ask you to open...

Thanks, but I'm not going to ask you to open yours up and unplug things. Though, if there was a way to fix it or make it quieter it would probably involve opening the case anyways. If you want to...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   10-27-2015, 11:54 AM
Replies: 1,485
Views: 122,871
Posted By SilentJ20
Well, so far my refurb is performing fine:). ...

Well, so far my refurb is performing fine:). It's only been a few weeks, so time will tell.

I only have 2 complaints, the bulb is too bright in eco for my screen. That will be fixed once the...
Forum: Front Projectors Great Found Deals!   10-14-2015, 10:32 AM
Replies: 80
Views: 3,179
Posted By SilentJ20
Just to verify, my purchase did go through and it...

Just to verify, my purchase did go through and it shipped and delivered. It is a legit deal. Amazing projector for the money!
Forum: DIY Screen Section   10-08-2015, 08:35 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 183
Posted By SilentJ20
Thanks for the info. It looks like in THX mode,...

Thanks for the info. It looks like in THX mode, and accounting for being at the close point of its throw I can get almost 650 lumens, which puts me roughly at 16.3fL with a 0.9 gain screen. ...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   10-07-2015, 11:47 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 183
Posted By SilentJ20
The speakers will be behind the next screen...

The speakers will be behind the next screen eventually, so I would like it to be AT. I really want to keep it in eco mode if possible. So it looks like I'm on the hunt for some 1.0 to 1.1 gain...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   10-07-2015, 01:58 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 183
Posted By SilentJ20
Spandex Screen Advice for Epson 5020UB

I recently acquired a refurbished Epson 5020UB (amazing projector btw).

Currently using a cheap white pull-down screen shown HERE...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   10-07-2015, 11:46 AM
Replies: 1,485
Views: 122,871
Posted By SilentJ20
Awesome, I was planning on just waiting and...

Awesome, I was planning on just waiting and seeing if it's even noticeable. The smearing from white crosses on black pretty much gets lost if I move back from the screen more than a few feet, and...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   10-07-2015, 09:10 AM
Replies: 1,485
Views: 122,871
Posted By SilentJ20
So it just arrived yesterday (5020UB Refurb...

So it just arrived yesterday (5020UB Refurb straight from Epson), and I must admit, I think I just opened myself to a whole new world of projectors. I came from an aging Sharp DT-510 (720p DLP),...
Forum: Front Projectors Great Found Deals!   09-29-2015, 10:41 AM
Replies: 80
Views: 3,179
Posted By SilentJ20
Epson 5020UB Refurb for $1000

Go to this page:

Epson 5020UB Refurbished (http://www.epson.com/cgi-bin/Store/jsp/Product.do?UseCookie=yes&sku=V11H527020-N)

It shows $2079.00 as the price.

Add it to your cart using the...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   09-28-2015, 08:06 AM
Replies: 1,485
Views: 122,871
Posted By SilentJ20
The total order confirmation came through on...

The total order confirmation came through on Saturday, with the actual $1000 price being honored with the $1079 discount. Looks like it's legit!
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   09-25-2015, 09:17 PM
Replies: 1,485
Views: 122,871
Posted By SilentJ20
Yeah, I got one ordered. Though I think I got the...

Yeah, I got one ordered. Though I think I got the last, or one of the last, ones in stock.
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   09-25-2015, 05:41 PM
Replies: 1,485
Views: 122,871
Posted By SilentJ20
Alright alright, I get it. ORDERED! ...

Alright alright, I get it. ORDERED!



Thanks for the second vote of confidence. I've been looking for a budget solution with good blacks for some time. I almost insta-ordered when I saw this...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   09-25-2015, 02:16 PM
Replies: 1,485
Views: 122,871
Posted By SilentJ20
5020UB - Refurbished...

5020UB - Refurbished (http://m.epson.com/cgi-bin/Store/jsp/Product.do?UseCookie=yes&sku=V11H527020-N#Remote%20Control)
SORRY, that's mobile.

Regular:
5020UB Refurbished...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   09-25-2015, 02:09 PM
Replies: 1,485
Views: 122,871
Posted By SilentJ20
Okay, I forgot a step. Go to the refurb page,...

Okay, I forgot a step. Go to the refurb page, and it says $2079.00. Then add it to your cart. It automatically applies a $1079 discount. Now, can someone answer my question, lol. :D
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   09-25-2015, 01:43 PM
Replies: 1,485
Views: 122,871
Posted By SilentJ20
The epson website. I'm not sure how long the...

The epson website. I'm not sure how long the deal will last, though.

Any word on how good of a choice this is right now?
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   09-25-2015, 08:24 AM
Replies: 1,485
Views: 122,871
Posted By SilentJ20
So, Epson is having a massive discount on their...

So, Epson is having a massive discount on their stock of 5020UB Refurbs ($1000 even after discount). I've been looking for something to go in my dark, light-controlled room on a budget. Is there...
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