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Forum: HDTV Programming   07-29-2015, 10:34 AM
Replies: 122
Views: 3,413
Posted By HDTVChallenged
A few (of my own) thoughts (no really they are....

A few (of my own) thoughts (no really they are. :) )

Most everything "saved" on my DVRs is either "ephemeral" (stuff I've already watched and planned to re-watch, but never actually had the time...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   07-28-2015, 08:26 PM
Replies: 106
Views: 10,772
Posted By HDTVChallenged
Well ... I suppose the operative word here being...

Well ... I suppose the operative word here being "messing" as opposed to "calibrating?" If so, I agree. That way lies madness.

And now, a correction to a previous post wherein I stated 'just use...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   07-27-2015, 03:12 PM
Replies: 106
Views: 10,772
Posted By HDTVChallenged
That's unfortunate. :( They really do dial in...

That's unfortunate. :( They really do dial in quite well despite the overly yellowish green primary. That being said, one should be prepared to grapple with the CMS controls for quite awhile...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   07-27-2015, 11:04 AM
Replies: 106
Views: 10,772
Posted By HDTVChallenged
FAQ: That rarely works. This "calibration...

FAQ: That rarely works. This "calibration method" is particularly futile in this case as the CMS (and green primary) is a bit of a slog to dial in even with the proper tools. Without tools, my...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   07-27-2015, 10:43 AM
Replies: 106
Views: 10,772
Posted By HDTVChallenged
That makes perfect sense. :) As of last night,...

That makes perfect sense. :) As of last night, my 2030 had ~1490 hours, still good as new. (Not so sure about the owner though. :D ) (129)
Forum: HDTV Programming   07-25-2015, 11:01 AM
Replies: 3,075
Views: 97,769
Posted By HDTVChallenged
Sheesh! Can't leave you folks alone for a single...

Sheesh! Can't leave you folks alone for a single day. :eek: ;) (127)
Forum: HDTV Programming   07-23-2015, 09:51 AM
Replies: 122
Views: 3,413
Posted By HDTVChallenged
Humm ... that does take me back to "the early...

Humm ... that does take me back to "the early days." :) FWIW, in my case, the lack of HDMI (or DVI) turned out to be a complete non-issue ... so ...

(previously mandatory snarky response(s)...
Forum: HDTV Programming   07-21-2015, 08:55 AM
Replies: 122
Views: 3,413
Posted By HDTVChallenged
Alternate hypothesis: Perhaps this is more of a...

Alternate hypothesis: Perhaps this is more of a HDCP handshake issue? I occasionally get the "use component" message when switching channels, but it goes away with no further effect.

Using all...
Forum: HDTV Programming   07-20-2015, 10:23 PM
Replies: 3,075
Views: 97,769
Posted By HDTVChallenged
So you're just sayin', 'They gotta move some new...

So you're just sayin', 'They gotta move some new color TVs?' ... (Sorry for that.) :D (122)

Edit: Ok, so it was half a good joke ... Clearly, I'm in some "Dire Straits." (somebody should...
Forum: Display Calibration   07-20-2015, 10:36 AM
Replies: 4,195
Views: 2,915,520
Posted By HDTVChallenged
... Also, FWIW, at least one of the disk images...

... Also, FWIW, at least one of the disk images can be burned to a DVD-R which will then play on the PS3 ... yes in HD. :) (122)
Forum: HDTV Programming   07-18-2015, 01:06 PM
Replies: 260
Views: 4,341
Posted By HDTVChallenged
I can't believe I just read this entire thread. ...

I can't believe I just read this entire thread. :eek: But, for some reason I now feel hungry, thirsty and in desperate need of medical attention and a new car. Weird. :) (120)
Forum: HDTV Programming   07-16-2015, 10:00 AM
Replies: 3,075
Views: 97,769
Posted By HDTVChallenged
So in other words: "Perfect?" ;) :D ...

So in other words: "Perfect?" ;) :D (118)
Forum: HDTV Programming   07-16-2015, 09:52 AM
Replies: 2,780
Views: 89,699
Posted By HDTVChallenged
Humm ... Not even a real city. .... wait for it...

Humm ... Not even a real city. .... wait for it ... ;) (118)
Forum: Display Calibration   07-14-2015, 10:50 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 120
Posted By HDTVChallenged
NOOOOOOOOOoooooooooooooo!!!!!!!!! ... You know...

NOOOOOOOOOoooooooooooooo!!!!!!!!! ... You know not what you are about to start (here.) :D (116)
Forum: HDTV Programming   07-12-2015, 12:08 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 1,013
Posted By HDTVChallenged
LOL ... how much time do you have? ... I think...

LOL ... how much time do you have? ... I think the safest way to answer here on AVS is to say it's an evolutionary "continuum," much as it's always been. (114)

PS: Surely, it's not 2016??? :eek:
Forum: HDTV Programming   07-10-2015, 11:28 AM
Replies: 3,075
Views: 97,769
Posted By HDTVChallenged
Whew!!!! .... I thought it was just me. :D (112)

Whew!!!! .... I thought it was just me. :D (112)
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   07-10-2015, 11:05 AM
Replies: 538
Views: 72,643
Posted By HDTVChallenged
The 2030 uses two infrared sensors. I'm just...

The 2030 uses two infrared sensors. I'm just speculating/spit-balling. For me, the unknown here is what type (if any) sensors your screen has. Furthermore, if it were my setup, I'd probably just...
Forum: HDTV Programming   07-07-2015, 09:47 PM
Replies: 3,075
Views: 97,769
Posted By HDTVChallenged
Humm ... sounds like someone needs to get their...

Humm ... sounds like someone needs to get their priorities straight. ... You know the rules: You must FEEEEEEED US! ... or we "might" turn on you. ;) :D (109)
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   07-07-2015, 12:16 PM
Replies: 538
Views: 72,643
Posted By HDTVChallenged
Can't be done? Apparently, there's no 12V trigger...

Can't be done? Apparently, there's no 12V trigger port. Might I suggest a macro programmable remote in lieu of a physical trigger?
Forum: Display Calibration   07-07-2015, 12:06 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 101
Posted By HDTVChallenged
1) Measure the luminance of reference level...

1) Measure the luminance of reference level (100%) white with your meter of choice.

2) Set the LG's "Expert mode Luminance" value to what was measured above (to the nearest Nit.)

3) Now you...
Forum: HDTV Programming   07-06-2015, 10:18 AM
Replies: 3,075
Views: 97,769
Posted By HDTVChallenged
And now for something almost completely off...

And now for something almost completely off topic:

"Football," specifically world-cup: WooHoo! ... totes not boring. ;) OTOH, Fox "HD" picture quality: :eek: ... (Hey, at least I try to stay...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   07-03-2015, 10:50 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 232
Posted By HDTVChallenged
1) I have no direct experience with either the...

1) I have no direct experience with either the Sony or the Panasonic, but IIRC, those PJs are in a completely different "catagory" than the W1070, so ... apples meet oranges? Edit: For that matter,...
Forum: HDTV Programming   06-29-2015, 10:33 AM
Replies: 3,075
Views: 97,769
Posted By HDTVChallenged
LOL ... at long last, truth in advertising! :)...

LOL ... at long last, truth in advertising! :) (101)
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   06-28-2015, 09:45 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 89
Posted By HDTVChallenged
In addition to the previous post, I would add...

In addition to the previous post, I would add that any significant focus "issues" with digital PJs usually occur at one or both ends of the zoom range. Most folks try set up their projector lens to...
Forum: Display Calibration   06-26-2015, 10:26 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 131
Posted By HDTVChallenged
Correct ... most of the time, although,...

Correct ... most of the time, although, historically, there have been other colors used. I'm thinking of the 3D episode of "Chuck" in particular ... or perhaps one of the other broadcast TV "special...
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