AVS Forum - Search Results
Showing results 1 to 25 of 28
Search took 0.02 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: dgaies
Forum: General Home Theater & Media/Game Rooms   10-05-2013, 10:28 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 488
Posted By dgaies
So we just moved into out new house and I am in...

So we just moved into out new house and I am in the process of converting the finished basement living area into a home theater and video game room. The space isn't idea, but given the amount of...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   10-05-2013, 05:33 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 386
Posted By dgaies
Quote:Main Screen: White Milliskin over...

Quote:Main Screen:

White Milliskin over Silver Milliskin Spandex 1.5" Raised Frame AT screen, with Center Channel Speaker inset Flush + 1"
Hoping you can accommodate a 14' Throw over the...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   10-04-2013, 08:03 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 386
Posted By dgaies
I'm looking to solicit advice on DIY screen...

I'm looking to solicit advice on DIY screen options for my new dual projector basement setup (we recently moved). I had a similar setup in our previous house, and used Elite 1.1 Gain screens on both...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   09-09-2008, 01:46 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,032
Posted By dgaies
Although I've read through many, many posts in...

Although I've read through many, many posts in this DIY screens forum, I am still trying to determine where the best place to start would be for my setup.

This screen is actually for a 2nd...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   01-08-2008, 09:33 AM
Replies: 894
Views: 87,159
Posted By dgaies
FWIW, mine (from Woot) shipped from Texas.

FWIW, mine (from Woot) shipped from Texas.
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   01-03-2008, 03:07 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,030
Posted By dgaies
Don't forget the sweet built-in handle on the...

Don't forget the sweet built-in handle on the 7210 http://www.avsforum.com/avs-vb/images/smilies/wink.gif

Quote:Originally Posted by MurphyAgain http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   01-03-2008, 11:13 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,211
Posted By dgaies
It's hard for me to comment on the fan noise...

It's hard for me to comment on the fan noise since my 7210 is silent by virtue of the fact that is mounted in an adjacent (projection/utility) room and projectors through a small piece of glass in...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   01-03-2008, 06:38 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,211
Posted By dgaies
It's funny, I've had the 7210 for a little over...

It's funny, I've had the 7210 for a little over two months now and have been very happy with it. I was looking for something to hold me over for a couple of years until 1080 projectors became...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   01-01-2008, 04:05 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,274
Posted By dgaies
I recently purchased the 7210 for 1k from woot...

I recently purchased the 7210 for 1k from woot (which is an authorized dealer) and would recommend it as well. This is especially true if you need/want a bright projector and the offset/throw works...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   12-27-2007, 08:50 PM
Replies: 894
Views: 87,159
Posted By dgaies
Is there one [calibration disc] you'd recommend...

Is there one [calibration disc] you'd recommend over another?
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   12-27-2007, 10:20 AM
Replies: 894
Views: 87,159
Posted By dgaies
I took your advice and got rid of the FL-D...

I took your advice and got rid of the FL-D filter. I think when I was trying to "calibrate by eye" I was really trying to recreate what I had been used to seeing on my other TV. But I think in...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   12-21-2007, 03:31 PM
Replies: 894
Views: 87,159
Posted By dgaies
I guess that's what I meant regarding the...

I guess that's what I meant regarding the difference in brightness. They both are about a 1-stop reduction, but with the setting you specified in the archive (7500K vs 6500K), the net effect is that...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   12-21-2007, 01:16 PM
Replies: 894
Views: 87,159
Posted By dgaies
Tradewinds, Yeah, I was a little surprised...

Tradewinds,

Yeah, I was a little surprised that there wasn't more of a red push with the filter on, especially after taking the filter out of the box and looking thorugh it. On the other hand, I...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   12-21-2007, 07:41 AM
Replies: 894
Views: 87,159
Posted By dgaies
I tried an ND2 filter last week and the lower...

I tried an ND2 filter last week and the lower light output definitely made movies easier to watch for loner periods of time. Granted, I only have a 92” screen (matte white) so without the ND2 filter...
Forum: Speakers   12-12-2007, 07:35 AM
Replies: 6,798
Views: 778,154
Posted By dgaies
Thanks for the quick reply. I'm pretty sure I...

Thanks for the quick reply. I'm pretty sure I can't set different crossovers for different speakers. (It's a Yamaha RX-V661, if anyone happens to have one and knows differently).

Yeah, I guess I...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   12-12-2007, 06:46 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,008
Posted By dgaies
I was wondering if anyone who uses the Yamaha...

I was wondering if anyone who uses the Yamaha presence channels can help me out. I currently have an RX-V661 setup for 5.1 sound. I have a front projector and my center channel is right below the...
Forum: Speakers   12-12-2007, 06:34 AM
Replies: 6,798
Views: 778,154
Posted By dgaies
This might be a stupid question, but I was...

This might be a stupid question, but I was wondering about the foam plugs that come with the Omni series (350 and C150). Does anyone use them and under what circumstances? My setup is such that the...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   12-12-2007, 06:24 AM
Replies: 894
Views: 87,159
Posted By dgaies
Yeah, I think I remember reading that as well...

Yeah, I think I remember reading that as well (regarding the red push). I just wasn't sure how bad it would be relative to the gains (in this case increased contrast and an intermediate level of...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   12-11-2007, 08:53 PM
Replies: 894
Views: 87,159
Posted By dgaies
Just wondering if anyone is using a FL-D filter...

Just wondering if anyone is using a FL-D filter as described in krasmuzik's post from '05, and if so how do you like it?

http://archive2.avsforum.com/avs-vb/....php?p=6033874...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   12-09-2007, 04:55 PM
Replies: 894
Views: 87,159
Posted By dgaies
Quick question about the gains/offsets setting. ...

Quick question about the gains/offsets setting.

I happened to see a display model Toshiba A2 HD-DVD player for sale for $74, and since I don't have a decent DVD player for SD DVD anyway, I...
Forum: Screens   11-19-2007, 07:18 AM
Replies: 1,772
Views: 405,821
Posted By dgaies
Hi, I was just wondering if anyone here has...

Hi, I was just wondering if anyone here has purchased a replacement screen from Elite for their EZ Frame screen?

I recently purchased a 92" EZ Frame in white, and although I havent installed it...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   11-15-2007, 06:59 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 936
Posted By dgaies
Woot is an authorized dealer.

Woot is an authorized dealer.
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   11-12-2007, 01:01 PM
Replies: 2,536
Views: 232,279
Posted By dgaies
I know there is one for sale, although it is an...

I know there is one for sale, although it is an open box/customer return. If anyone wants to know where and how much, PM me. (I would just post it, but I'm not sure if you are allowed to or not)
Forum: Speakers   10-29-2007, 06:15 AM
Replies: 6,798
Views: 778,154
Posted By dgaies
b4z, I swear the dog in the first picture...

b4z,

I swear the dog in the first picture looks exactly like a picture we have of our black lab. How does he like the 150/350s? http://www.avsforum.com/avs-vb/images/smilies/smile.gif
Forum: Speakers   10-29-2007, 04:24 AM
Replies: 6,798
Views: 778,154
Posted By dgaies
Quote:Originally Posted by b4z...

Quote:Originally Posted by b4z http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/12041852)

dgaies,

The 350s are pretty narrow and don't have much footprint,...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 28

 
Forum Jump: