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Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   08-24-2014, 10:44 AM
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Posted By jimshowalter
Yes, that's what I meant by "Used the template."....

Yes, that's what I meant by "Used the template.". I edited it to make it clear it's the Top Gun template.
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   08-23-2014, 07:31 PM
Replies: 1,487
Views: 123,776
Posted By jimshowalter
You folks rock! I made a set of vents from...

You folks rock!

I made a set of vents from thin duct aluminum (cut it easily with a pair of Milwaukee Jobsite Offset Scissors). Used the Top Gun template, bent them with some plywood, stuck them...
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   08-22-2014, 09:17 PM
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Views: 123,776
Posted By jimshowalter
Did anyone try: - Shutting off all but one...

Did anyone try:

- Shutting off all but one fan (briefly). If noise goes away, beat-frequency theory is substantiated.

- Installing inline fan speed control(s).

- Installing larger, slower...
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   08-22-2014, 07:46 PM
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Views: 123,776
Posted By jimshowalter
Mass damping probably won't work. I pressed on...

Mass damping probably won't work. I pressed on the back pretty hard--certainly hard enough to shut down any vibrations--and it had no effect.

The reason I thought it might be resonance with the...
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   08-20-2014, 09:15 AM
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Views: 123,776
Posted By jimshowalter
I can see the foam "fix" looking at the back of...

I can see the foam "fix" looking at the back of the unit. It does not appear to fix the problem, or at least not fully fix it.

Pushing gently on the back of the panel to the left of the fan on the...
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   08-19-2014, 06:14 PM
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Views: 123,776
Posted By jimshowalter
Panasonic TC-P65ZT60 MK32940782 October, 2013...

Panasonic TC-P65ZT60
MK32940782
October, 2013
A14934

Has fan noise.

From the manufacturing date, would it already have the foam fix? If so, was anything else found that helped?
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   08-17-2014, 07:55 PM
Replies: 14,925
Views: 955,154
Posted By jimshowalter
Can the metal edge trim be removed?

It's distracting, picks up light even in the dark and reflects a bit of it. I'd prefer an all-black front. The trim appears to be made of strips with corners cut at 45 degrees, and the strips held on...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   07-27-2014, 11:24 AM
Replies: 121
Views: 16,419
Posted By jimshowalter
Yes, my bad--I had googled for avsforum MCP-18...

Yes, my bad--I had googled for avsforum MCP-18 and it brought me here. I don't see a separate avsforum thread for the MCP-18. Maybe someone can start one.
Forum: Blu-ray Players   07-27-2014, 05:39 AM
Replies: 11,442
Views: 912,022
Posted By jimshowalter
If you have been struggling with how to connect...

If you have been struggling with how to connect your 105 to the rest of your system without hurting the signal, check out the NuForce MCP-18.

I have no financial or other affiliation with NuForce,...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   07-27-2014, 05:34 AM
Replies: 121
Views: 16,419
Posted By jimshowalter
This is a wonderful product! Anyone with an...

This is a wonderful product!

Anyone with an Oppo 105 and another source (turntable, cable, satellite, whatever) needs one of these.

I'd been thinking about trying to find a used McIntosh C45,...
Forum: 2 Channel Audio   05-13-2014, 01:01 AM
Replies: 639
Views: 36,838
Posted By jimshowalter
Oxford good enough for you folks? ...

Oxford good enough for you folks?

Percussionist, orchestra, > 115 dB.

http://annhyg.oxfordjournals.org/content/55/8/893.long

No ear bleeding.

We know at least two things to be true:
Forum: 2 Channel Audio   05-12-2014, 10:02 PM
Replies: 639
Views: 36,838
Posted By jimshowalter
When someone asks a question and you respond...

When someone asks a question and you respond with a reductio ad absurdum, you're not interested in answering, you're interested in mocking.

It's as if I asked you to think about what would be a...
Forum: 2 Channel Audio   05-12-2014, 06:57 PM
Replies: 639
Views: 36,838
Posted By jimshowalter
To the admins, if you go back through the last 8...

To the admins, if you go back through the last 8 or so posts, they all have a decidedly mocking tone, gigawatts, sarcastic, ha ha ha, but I believe that's actually counter to the rules of AVS, so...
Forum: 2 Channel Audio   05-12-2014, 06:49 PM
Replies: 639
Views: 36,838
Posted By jimshowalter
Quote:Originally Posted by...

Quote:Originally Posted by FMW http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/t/1529833/is-high-resolution-audio-irrelevant/300#post_24710200)

Well we can't see infrared...
Forum: 2 Channel Audio   05-12-2014, 12:20 AM
Replies: 639
Views: 36,838
Posted By jimshowalter
Flat-panel displays cannot currently cover the...

Flat-panel displays cannot currently cover the full color gamut of human vision. The flat-panel industry continues to try to close that gap.

CDs cannot cover the full dynamic range of human...
Forum: 2 Channel Audio   05-11-2014, 11:37 PM
Replies: 639
Views: 36,838
Posted By jimshowalter
You're not responding to my question. I'm...

You're not responding to my question.

I'm asking you to perform a thought experiment where, instead of defending past compromises, you figure out what the specs really should be.
Forum: 2 Channel Audio   05-11-2014, 10:59 PM
Replies: 639
Views: 36,838
Posted By jimshowalter
Quote:Originally Posted by...

Quote:Originally Posted by RobertR http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/t/1529833/is-high-resolution-audio-irrelevant/300#post_24709104)

Explain why people...
Forum: 2 Channel Audio   05-11-2014, 10:19 PM
Replies: 639
Views: 36,838
Posted By jimshowalter
It's funny to see people defending the CD format...

It's funny to see people defending the CD format when it was known at the time to be a compromise. The designers didn't say this is the best possible recording standard. They said this is the best...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   06-10-2013, 07:34 PM
Replies: 11,442
Views: 912,022
Posted By jimshowalter
Quote:Originally Posted by...

Quote:Originally Posted by leperlord http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/t/1439524/official-oppo-bdp-105-owners-thread/5880#post_23411946)

Hi

Am i the only...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   06-08-2013, 02:43 PM
Replies: 11,442
Views: 912,022
Posted By jimshowalter
Quote:Originally Posted by...

Quote:Originally Posted by GoldenBoy http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/t/1439524/official-oppo-bdp-105-owners-thread/5850#post_23405697)

I'm almost certain...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   05-28-2013, 07:09 PM
Replies: 11,442
Views: 912,022
Posted By jimshowalter
Quote:Originally Posted by...

Quote:Originally Posted by Neuromancer http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/t/1439524/official-oppo-bdp-105-owners-thread/5700#post_23366165)

None currently...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   05-28-2013, 09:18 AM
Replies: 11,442
Views: 912,022
Posted By jimshowalter
Quote:Originally Posted by...

Quote:Originally Posted by MLM http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/t/1439524/official-oppo-bdp-105-owners-thread/5670#post_23363613)

No, I did not do a...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   05-23-2013, 03:23 PM
Replies: 11,442
Views: 912,022
Posted By jimshowalter
Quote:Originally Posted by...

Quote:Originally Posted by Mongo171 http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/t/1439524/official-oppo-bdp-105-owners-thread/5610#post_23348879)

I hear too short of a...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   05-22-2013, 09:13 PM
Replies: 11,442
Views: 912,022
Posted By jimshowalter
Quote:Originally Posted by...

Quote:Originally Posted by GoldenBoy http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/t/1439524/official-oppo-bdp-105-owners-thread/5610#post_23344287)

now I'm wondering if...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   05-22-2013, 09:12 PM
Replies: 11,442
Views: 912,022
Posted By jimshowalter
Quote:Originally Posted by...

Quote:Originally Posted by Ramatam http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/t/1439524/official-oppo-bdp-105-owners-thread/5610#post_23343563)

I think that we should...
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