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Forum: DIY Screen Section   03-30-2015, 09:58 AM
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Posted By MississippiMan
I would sand down enough of the Spackle to be...

I would sand down enough of the Spackle to be certain it's pretty thin, but not to a point where you start removing any under laying Drywall paper or tape.

You still must then apply the normal...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   03-30-2015, 09:08 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 50
Posted By MississippiMan
The dark Grey/Black Pipe Flange I have seen in HD...

The dark Grey/Black Pipe Flange I have seen in HD is very Thick...and cost $14.95. So the one your suggesting must be considerably less robust.

Any way...and every way one looks at steel....it's...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   03-30-2015, 08:59 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 50
Posted By MississippiMan
You do not mention what type of Ceiling Plate...

You do not mention what type of Ceiling Plate your using above the Drop Ceiling. To interact with the 1.5" NPT Threaded Pipe I personally use the Peerless ACC570 Round Ceiling Plate...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   03-30-2015, 06:29 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 100
Posted By MississippiMan
Awwww....C'mon now ! As if I haven't advocated...

Awwww....C'mon now ! As if I haven't advocated the use of Drywall as a screen surface since 2003? And for all of the very reasons you mention, and a few you did not.;) I fact, I like to...
Forum: Front Projector   03-29-2015, 05:36 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 105
Posted By MississippiMan
PM & Instructions sent. Watch this space for...

PM & Instructions sent.

Watch this space for conformation of sale.
Forum: Front Projector   03-29-2015, 12:14 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 105
Posted By MississippiMan
Read the last bullet. ;)

Read the last bullet. ;)
Forum: DIY Screen Section   03-29-2015, 12:06 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 80
Posted By MississippiMan
Dependent upon the size of the screen desired,...

Dependent upon the size of the screen desired, SINTRA could be considered the topmost choice for any screen's dimension that does not exceed 120" wide for 2.39:1 and 107" wide for 16:9 Smooth,...
Forum: Front Projector   03-29-2015, 07:59 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 105
Posted By MississippiMan
Virtually new Epson Pro 6010 w/<20 hrs @ $1400.00

Yes.....that's right!



Original Packaging
Chief mount
Extra Epson Lamp
2 pr Epson 3D Glasses
All accessories and Manual
Includes Insured Ground Shipping to Continental US Locations
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   03-28-2015, 08:06 PM
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Views: 197,522
Posted By MississippiMan
Just finished watching Hobbit -BOTFA on...

Just finished watching Hobbit -BOTFA on theUN55F9000 w/a Samsung 7500 4K DVD Player in 3D.

Damn spectacular! And I can be an overly critical kinda guy...especially when it comes to 3D

Screen...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   03-28-2015, 05:23 PM
Replies: 2,035
Views: 166,666
Posted By MississippiMan
Actually, between not being able to sleep more...

Actually, between not being able to sleep more than 2 hours at a time right now due to my head injury, and a already pre-set biological clock that has me wake up at 3 am "every" night (...for over 20...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   03-28-2015, 05:13 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 390
Posted By MississippiMan
That's what I would do...and what I do....... ...

That's what I would do...and what I do.......

.......and if after sanding and a primer coat or two I discover a few additional spots, I hit them as well with a light coat of Mud, sand, and spot...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   03-28-2015, 07:56 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 53
Posted By MississippiMan
I personally do not recall anyone shrink wrapping...

I personally do not recall anyone shrink wrapping Mylar...and I doubt it can be done effectively or evenly unless it is of a type specifically intended to be shrink wrapped. Also, for such a...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   03-28-2015, 07:42 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 140
Posted By MississippiMan
Yes...the math is correct, but the placement of a...

Yes...the math is correct, but the placement of a 2.39:1 image can vary dependent upon the material and the DVD, as well as how the PJ interprets such variances and projects them.

For all that...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   03-28-2015, 06:57 AM
Replies: 2,035
Views: 166,666
Posted By MississippiMan
Jessie7 That is how a Duster Pattern looks!...

Jessie7

That is how a Duster Pattern looks! (...although the really widely dispersed droplets do speak of a almost too loose mix...)

You are not supposed to get a solid pattern....that would...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   03-28-2015, 06:51 AM
Replies: 2,035
Views: 166,666
Posted By MississippiMan
Wagners....... One thing that many overlook...

Wagners.......

One thing that many overlook when assembling a Wagner Gun is to always depress the Trigger when inserting the Black Needle Cover. It should always sit fully seated into the Gun's...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   03-27-2015, 08:43 AM
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Views: 166,666
Posted By MississippiMan
The Dulux White will serve you well....but...

The Dulux White will serve you well....but absolutely will need to be thinned enough....(10% is too little, 25% more likely ) and it will take a bit longer to dry between Duster coats that will...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   03-27-2015, 05:45 AM
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Posted By MississippiMan
Just Primer....always "Water Based" of course. ...

Just Primer....always "Water Based" of course.



Since Primers come in varying thicknesses, start with 20% water and add more if needed to reach desired viscosity to allow free flow...
Forum: Front Projectors Great Found Deals!   03-26-2015, 04:52 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 3,023
Posted By MississippiMan
They might....no tellin' fur shur. Nobody...

They might....no tellin' fur shur.

Nobody expected them to lower the price as far as they did on the Panasonic PT-AE8000u , or keep selling for $1699.00 ..............................but they did!...
Forum: Front Projectors Great Found Deals!   03-26-2015, 04:07 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 3,023
Posted By MississippiMan
Let's put an end to this...Abe's is quilty of: ...

Let's put an end to this...Abe's is quilty of:



Bait & Switch
Misleading Advertising
Misleading Pricing
Imaginary Inventory
Refurbs and Returns sold as "New"
Non-disclosed Shipping /...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   03-26-2015, 03:02 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 277
Posted By MississippiMan
Absolutely sounds like a LOT of trial by error...

Absolutely sounds like a LOT of trial by error and extra expense, due to not finding the best sources for help & information.

Not that we/I am biased or anything, but the DIY Screen Forum on AVS...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   03-26-2015, 02:54 PM
Replies: 2,035
Views: 166,666
Posted By MississippiMan
OK...now I "get'cha....I gotcha "Stone"...

OK...now I "get'cha....I gotcha "Stone" cold.......

You might want to reconsider that "thinnin' " business because I'm'a bettin' the Mix is alread at the viscosity desired.
What's really criminal...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   03-26-2015, 07:34 AM
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Views: 166,666
Posted By MississippiMan
Glad I caught you in time. :D Unfortunately...

Glad I caught you in time. :D

Unfortunately sometimes that is not the case. :(

While it may seem to be a small enough consideration, it can in fact be a serious set back...and for those who...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   03-26-2015, 07:05 AM
Replies: 2,035
Views: 166,666
Posted By MississippiMan
Medisinyl, It would be best if you add at...

Medisinyl,

It would be best if you add at least 3"-4" additional "side edging" around the Sintra to avoid uneven spray distribution. You need to have a area where you can run off a even edge...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   03-26-2015, 06:47 AM
Replies: 2,035
Views: 166,666
Posted By MississippiMan
That kind of mixing tool is called a "Whip" and...

That kind of mixing tool is called a "Whip" and is designed for mixing heavier bodied paints. It will work for Silver Fire but throughly mixing everything will take a lot longer....because with that...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   03-26-2015, 06:15 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 277
Posted By MississippiMan
Some have ventured to say that a underlying White...

Some have ventured to say that a underlying White painted surface really has no effect when a overlay of Grey is painted...especially if the latter is rolled.

But anyone who has spent any amount...
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