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Forum: Screens   04-17-2015, 04:54 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 57
Posted By airscapes
Adjustment comes to mind. The screen must be...

Adjustment comes to mind. The screen must be LEVEL and Plumb. 1/8" off in length between left and right will translate a bigger difference on the screen.. Having the hooks in the bottom allows you...
Forum: General Home Theater & Media/Game Rooms   04-15-2015, 08:13 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 87
Posted By airscapes
Here is what I did in my living room.. made...

Here is what I did in my living room.. made removable wall treatment that extend about a meter and permanent ceiling panels. If you click on each thumbnail there is some comments under the big...
Forum: General Home Theater & Media/Game Rooms   04-15-2015, 10:36 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 87
Posted By airscapes
Treating the room is the best way to correct the...

Treating the room is the best way to correct the problem. Place the fabric in any way you find appealing to prevent the light from the screen hitting light colored walls, ceiling and floor. When...
Forum: Screens   04-12-2015, 01:36 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 158
Posted By airscapes
Not sure I have ever seen that at the Movie...

Not sure I have ever seen that at the Movie Theater.. If you have an OVERLY bright projector and a Very small screen bias lighting can help reduce eye strain but is hard to do without any light...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   04-10-2015, 04:07 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 512
Posted By airscapes
The more important question is where will you put...

The more important question is where will you put your center speaker?
A picture of your room where you are putting the screen would be helpful.. where will the projector be? You sure you projector...
Forum: General Home Theater & Media/Game Rooms   04-10-2015, 12:01 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 68
Posted By airscapes
Tactile transducer in your chair and head phones...

Tactile transducer in your chair and head phones on your ears..
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   04-09-2015, 03:31 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 329
Posted By airscapes
That was a wise choice. When the second...

That was a wise choice.
When the second paragraph says..

IMPROVES PICTURE AND SOUND QUALITY
Level 3 Power Cleaning and Linear Filtration eliminates common symptoms of contaminated power...
Forum: General Home Theater & Media/Game Rooms   04-09-2015, 10:08 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 105
Posted By airscapes
Break open walls first...

Break open walls first...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   04-08-2015, 01:28 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 329
Posted By airscapes
So you spent how much on your projector, and the...

So you spent how much on your projector, and the replacement lamps are how much? You don't have $150 more bucks to spend on a simple UPS to protect you investment and allow a shut down should you...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   04-06-2015, 09:58 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 455
Posted By airscapes
Mount the projector closer, or go with 112" if ...

Mount the projector closer, or go with 112" if you can fit it on the wall. My projector is at about 17' with a 110" screen and could be larger from the main seats at 14' and it is not to large...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   04-06-2015, 08:48 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 267
Posted By airscapes
Go to a commercial movie theater and look around...

Go to a commercial movie theater and look around before the lights go down..
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   03-30-2015, 07:31 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 507
Posted By airscapes
I would place the projector on a table and find...

I would place the projector on a table and find the closest spot possible to achieve your desired screen size. if you are still within a foot of the pipe I would then move the table back to the...
Forum: General Home Theater & Media/Game Rooms   03-25-2015, 01:54 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 256
Posted By airscapes
5' from the screen, wall and ceiling is what I do...

5' from the screen, wall and ceiling is what I do and is good to go.. 5' is the rule of thumb quoted by most and I have to agree

Link to livingroom update pictures
Adding Removable Velvet and...
Forum: Screens   03-15-2015, 07:10 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 349
Posted By airscapes
No it is a rouge bead. I have seen them under...

No it is a rouge bead. I have seen them under the microscope. They are not where they should be, either hanging out of the substrate or stuck on top. After several cleanings I think I have one...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   03-10-2015, 10:32 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 83
Posted By airscapes
Well get the new lamp and see what happens. ...

Well get the new lamp and see what happens. Repair would be more than a new projector probably.. If it was just the lamp then you have to decide if you want to spend $280 for a good lamp or $800 for...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   03-10-2015, 07:09 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 83
Posted By airscapes
If the new lamp they send works, order the lamp...

If the new lamp they send works, order the lamp from the above site and see if you can get your $80 back. The ballast is not in the lamp, cheap lamps can damage them or so it is said. If you...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   03-09-2015, 04:00 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 83
Posted By airscapes
Yes the ballast could have failed but if this was...

Yes the ballast could have failed but if this was a compatible lamp and was not the OEM lamp then it is probably bad. Search the forum for info on replacement lamps and you will see no one recommends...
Forum: General Home Theater & Media/Game Rooms   03-08-2015, 01:34 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 93
Posted By airscapes
monoprice.com has the best prices and the mount...

monoprice.com has the best prices and the mount are fine. One word of advice for mounting.
Drill the first pilot hole, put the lag bold in and snug it up, Level the mount, THEN drill the second...
Forum: Screens   03-07-2015, 03:42 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 349
Posted By airscapes
Here is a screen fabric report that umr did and...

Here is a screen fabric report that umr did and maintains. Has a bunch of positive gain screens, see what he has to say
http://www.accucalhd.com/documents/accucal_front_projection_screen_report.pdf...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   03-07-2015, 01:22 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 165
Posted By airscapes
It's a lens.. same thing you would use to...

It's a lens.. same thing you would use to "properly" clean a camera lens or binoculars, or eye glasses. Stop by the local camera shop .. if those still exist..
BTW nothing that is on the surface...
Forum: General Home Theater & Media/Game Rooms   03-05-2015, 04:52 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 331
Posted By airscapes
Consider paying a pro for advice and or design...

Consider paying a pro for advice and or design help. Dennis Erskine is a living forum legend, give him a call and see what he can offer you.

GA Smyrna, Design Privee Cinema 2129 Lucerne Lane...
Forum: Screens   03-01-2015, 07:14 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 95
Posted By airscapes
Dennis, if you look at the top of the main screen...

Dennis, if you look at the top of the main screen page, there is a link to the DIY screen forum where Paint is the main topic of discussion. You may want to ask the mods to move this to the proper...
Forum: General Home Theater & Media/Game Rooms   03-01-2015, 05:54 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 137
Posted By airscapes
How about a nice long articulating arm on the...

How about a nice long articulating arm on the wall to the right of the fireplace stone so you can move the TV to right of the fire place over the stone when in use and then back over and flat on the...
Forum: Display Calibration   02-28-2015, 03:35 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 673
Posted By airscapes
Yes, that is my take as well.. It looks to me...

Yes, that is my take as well.. It looks to me like a really crappy digital picture .. White with a blue overtone and mustard coloredis gold.. Has anyone put it in photo shop and checked the color? ...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   02-28-2015, 03:01 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 309
Posted By airscapes
When calibrating a display, the meter read the...

When calibrating a display, the meter read the colors accurately and the adjustments are measured. What you see does not matter, what matters is the display is reproducing the colors as close to the...
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