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Forum: Remote Control Area   11-21-2013, 11:23 AM
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Views: 584
Posted By Deacom
I bought an open box VSX-43 with no remote,...

I bought an open box VSX-43 with no remote, which is fine since I have iRule and Roomie both working with it over IP. However...

There is ONE thing iRule, Roomie etc can't seem to do, which is...
Forum: Screens   02-20-2006, 08:18 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 487
Posted By Deacom
Well that gets me half way there..thanks! ...

Well that gets me half way there..thanks!

Now what if I put one of these on very strong hinges so they hinged sideways. Then had the hooks which hang the screen mounted so they could "twist", so...
Forum: Screens   02-19-2006, 05:37 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 487
Posted By Deacom
Here's the deal: I have a 42" plasma...

Here's the deal:

I have a 42" plasma mounted on the wall between two free standing shelving units that are 16" deep. I would like a screen that pulls down in FRONT of the plasma (which is max 12"...
Forum: Rear Projection Units   11-23-2004, 12:02 PM
Replies: 680
Views: 121,818
Posted By Deacom
Quote:Originally posted by Big Worms WOW!!!!!!...

Quote:Originally posted by Big Worms
WOW!!!!!! What is the chance of them having them in stock! I had heard they were getting rid of them.


Slim to none. I was on the phone with several CompUSA...
Forum: General Home Theater & Media/Game Rooms   07-15-2004, 01:26 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 805
Posted By Deacom
I've heard of people building "lift tables" of...

I've heard of people building "lift tables" of various sorts (mostly workstations) using jacks meant for C-Band satellite dishes:

PowerJack II...
Forum: General Home Theater & Media/Game Rooms   07-15-2004, 08:07 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 805
Posted By Deacom
I need a solution to drop my 27" TV down about...

I need a solution to drop my 27" TV down about 18" while I use my projector, the screen is on the wall behind the TV.

I can't roll it out of the way, or move it. The best option is build a...
Forum: Digital Recorders (PVRs) General   03-01-2004, 02:12 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 319
Posted By Deacom
http://www.digitaldeck.com I have been...

http://www.digitaldeck.com

I have been tracking these guys for about six months, and it looks like they are getting close to actually delivering products - i've seen May as the target. If...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   02-27-2004, 09:43 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,551
Posted By Deacom
Anyone have one of these? Know where to get one?...

Anyone have one of these? Know where to get one?

http://www.standsunique.com/strata.html

If you download the PDF, it lists two models, similar look and build, but one is a bit larger to...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   02-23-2004, 01:29 PM
Replies: 501
Views: 59,311
Posted By Deacom
While we're talking about the Superplex... ...

While we're talking about the Superplex...

Has anyone tried to pull this silver PVC fabric tightly over a mirror? A lot of what Superplex brings is a plasma-like "glow" from the fact the some of...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   02-15-2004, 10:09 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,682
Posted By Deacom
Does anyone know of DVD players and/or...

Does anyone know of DVD players and/or projectors that would do the proper scaling for 2.35:1 material for a 16:9 projector?

I've decided to get a Z2 and prismasonic or ISCO (dep. on budget)...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   02-15-2004, 08:33 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 747
Posted By Deacom
I was afraid this would happen. While I am all...

I was afraid this would happen. While I am all for a discussion about the benefits (or not) of anamorphic lenses, I have already made my decision from the numerous other threads debating the topic....
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   02-13-2004, 02:06 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 747
Posted By Deacom
Actually 2 questions - which format: horizontal...

Actually 2 questions - which format: horizontal stretch or vertical squeeze; and which manufacturer: panamorph, prismasonic, ISCO II.

Factors:

1) The Z2 is not yet mounted, so I am flexible. I...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   01-24-2004, 05:57 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 423
Posted By Deacom
I believe the statements that you "need" a...

I believe the statements that you "need" a horizontal expansion lens to do constant height comes from the fact that if you add a horizontal expansion lens to an existing setup the resulting picture...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   01-23-2004, 10:49 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 423
Posted By Deacom
was supposed to be with my reply above ...

was supposed to be with my reply above
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Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   01-23-2004, 10:46 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 423
Posted By Deacom
I've seen it said over and over in this and...

I've seen it said over and over in this and other threads that you can't do constant height with vertical compression lenses like the Panamorph.

Perhaps this should be amended with "without an...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   01-23-2004, 11:18 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 423
Posted By Deacom
I'm still deciding between a Z2 and HS-20, and...

I'm still deciding between a Z2 and HS-20, and one factor is their respective abilities to do a constant height setup - WITH a panamorph lens and HTPC for scaling.

So:

1) Can these projectors...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   01-20-2004, 06:55 AM
Replies: 2,678
Views: 357,397
Posted By Deacom
Quote: Originally posted by atillo Could...

Quote:

Originally posted by atillo
Could someone who already has the MM mix, paint it onto a clear pane of glass or plexi to show what it might look like without the silver backing?



I...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   01-16-2004, 01:12 PM
Replies: 2,678
Views: 357,397
Posted By Deacom
Quote:Originally posted by CMRA Not at all,...

Quote:Originally posted by CMRA
Not at all, amigo. If any idea to improve any application benefits DIY design, go for it. Especially if that idea sparks a fire under an otherwise lazy sorry ass...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   01-16-2004, 12:19 PM
Replies: 2,678
Views: 357,397
Posted By Deacom
A suggestion... Out of respect for what has...

A suggestion...

Out of respect for what has come before and brought us to this point - the great work of this thread's namesakes CRMA and MM, should we consider taking the paint alternative...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   01-16-2004, 08:26 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,550
Posted By Deacom
Lots of great posts. Seems I'm not the only one...

Lots of great posts. Seems I'm not the only one on the fence between these two great projectors.

What I've learned is that there IS a difference between the Z2 and HS20, and it's probably worth...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   01-15-2004, 12:56 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,550
Posted By Deacom
I greatly appreciate your replies. Gregg...

I greatly appreciate your replies.

Gregg said:
Quote:
Though there are 1-2 posts which indicate the HS20 is brighter, there never has been a comparitive measurement.
That's true as far as I...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   01-15-2004, 12:38 PM
Replies: 2,678
Views: 357,397
Posted By Deacom
I have found several suppliers of whiteout and...

I have found several suppliers of whiteout and matte white window film. I am about to order multiple samples to try on a wardrobe mirror, but need some guidance from those who have painted on...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   01-15-2004, 09:23 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,550
Posted By Deacom
After months of research and regular visits to...

After months of research and regular visits to this forum, I decided the Z2 was the PJ for me, and even had a line on a 2HD.

But at the last minute I looked a bit more into the Sony HS20 and just...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   01-09-2004, 10:15 AM
Replies: 2,678
Views: 357,397
Posted By Deacom
Quote: Originally posted by OregonLAN ...

Quote:

Originally posted by OregonLAN
Here's a follow-up on the 'privacy film' idea mentioned earlier on this thread?

There are 2 versions of the 'privacy film' sold a Home Depot and Lowes....
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   12-30-2003, 08:25 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 257
Posted By Deacom
The room I have is far from ideal (see attached...

The room I have is far from ideal (see attached diagram), but it's what I got:

a) it was, and will be, a multipurpose room. It has a SD 27" Television with GameCube, and a computer in one of the...
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