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Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   02-09-2016, 08:58 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 684
Posted By coderguy
There are a few good ones, Outlander is a pretty...

There are a few good ones, Outlander is a pretty good one until S2 when it decides to get sick and puts you in therapy. Better Call Saul is ok. The Expanse, not bad, but as I noted before choppy...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   02-09-2016, 03:14 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,376
Posted By coderguy
Thanks... @Soul No plans for a Windows...

Thanks...

@Soul
No plans for a Windows version at the moment. The current design does everything it needs to do with only a few nuisance bugs, nothing too major, and it does it with no postbacks...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   02-09-2016, 08:13 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 684
Posted By coderguy
The general population is never going to want to...

The general population is never going to want to put on any type of glasses to replace their TV. TV's will still be around in 20 years, probably in 50 years.

If this were an absolute, then the...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   02-09-2016, 08:02 AM
Replies: 272
Views: 9,670
Posted By coderguy
All the answers to these types of questions are...

All the answers to these types of questions are always subjective and it depends on your own personal preferences.

That is a really good price on a refurb Epson, not a bad thing to do. If it were...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   02-09-2016, 07:09 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 684
Posted By coderguy
I edited the first sentence now to make it more...

I edited the first sentence now to make it more clear...

I get it, there is a lot to read in this forum so at times we need to be extra clear if people are reading fast :eek:
Not to beat a dead...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   02-09-2016, 06:05 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 684
Posted By coderguy
It was understood to have been meant in the...

It was understood to have been meant in the context of this forum, not in the context of the general public. That is why I said "we", never did I say the general public. Taking things out of context...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   02-09-2016, 04:59 AM
Replies: 6,225
Views: 218,324
Posted By coderguy
Everyone agrees here, you would think if MFR cost...

Everyone agrees here, you would think if MFR cost were the issue they could have come up with an alternate method of manufacturing the screens. If I worked at Dalite, what I would have done is try to...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   02-09-2016, 04:29 AM
Replies: 13,905
Views: 864,955
Posted By coderguy
For Sci Fi stuff, I was watching "The Expanse" on...

For Sci Fi stuff, I was watching "The Expanse" on Vudu, it's ok but the writing is choppy and it's hard to follow at times. It's still not bad overall. It seems like writers lately either...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   02-09-2016, 04:21 AM
Replies: 272
Views: 9,670
Posted By coderguy
Your correct, but we know what people mean when...

Your correct, but we know what people mean when they talk about "converted lumens by gain" from Foot Lamberts, cd/m2, or even a single spot lux reading.

As we both know, technically you are...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   02-08-2016, 11:38 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 523
Posted By coderguy
You will get between 18fL to 20fL with 0 hours on...

You will get between 18fL to 20fL with 0 hours on the lamp, but it will quickly go down to 16fL then down from there. I have not entered Epson's numbers yet, doing this next.

I put quite a bit of...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   02-08-2016, 01:49 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 684
Posted By coderguy
In 10-15 years, where will we be?

For people that already own projectors, I am thinking the majority will be using 100" to 120" televisions, but then again there are logistics issues with TV's such as shipping and moving them if a...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   01-31-2016, 10:09 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,376
Posted By coderguy
Thanks for the feedback, yup am aware of the...

Thanks for the feedback, yup am aware of the graphical bug on the screen slider. The key to avoiding it from growing for now is to use the slider center-grip only to change it (instead of clicking...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   01-28-2016, 12:04 PM
Replies: 6,225
Views: 218,324
Posted By coderguy
I used to use a 1.37 throw ratio in the calc, but...

I used to use a 1.37 throw ratio in the calc, but I changed it to 1.4 which is JVC's officially published number.
I do agree at least on old JVC's I tested the TR was 1.37 (or thereabouts), but the...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   01-26-2016, 08:54 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,376
Posted By coderguy
Edit: See screenshot below where I circled in...

Edit:
See screenshot below where I circled in blue (screenshot is for a 145" screen though)...

So the minimum is less for a 130" 2.40, so about 14 feet (and this is what the calculator would...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   01-26-2016, 08:32 AM
Replies: 13,905
Views: 864,955
Posted By coderguy
Interesting read on the ProjectorReviews.com...

Interesting read on the ProjectorReviews.com site. The brightness is a bit lower than other AVS users have measured, appears he was using lamp high as well. could be lamp variation, or measurement...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   01-24-2016, 12:52 PM
Replies: 6,225
Views: 218,324
Posted By coderguy
Thanks for using the calculator. My calculator...

Thanks for using the calculator. My calculator and PJC's shows the same minimum distance for 2.40 @ 130" which is 14 feet (just double checked it). If you got a different result, please let me know...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   01-23-2016, 03:27 AM
Replies: 96
Views: 3,187
Posted By coderguy
For the manual pulldowns, the ones with black...

For the manual pulldowns, the ones with black frames and cases tend to look better than the ones with the white cases. It looks pretty good if you do it right.
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   01-23-2016, 02:04 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 459
Posted By coderguy
You need a tone generator: ...

You need a tone generator:
http://www.amazon.com/Extech-TG20-Wire-Tracer-Generator/dp/B00APD16D2/ref=sr_1_3?ie=UTF8&qid=1453540118&sr=8-3&keywords=tone+generator
...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   01-22-2016, 05:42 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,229
Posted By coderguy
Neither myself or Bud are upset at each other,...

Neither myself or Bud are upset at each other, this is simply the way we get through issues in the forum sometimes...

You will need a lot of lumens, but how many lumens depends on if you fix the...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   01-21-2016, 02:08 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 459
Posted By coderguy
Are you going to be doing lag-sensitive gaming? ...

Are you going to be doing lag-sensitive gaming?

If the answer is no, you are in JVC budget territory yet you are getting a $2000 projector by wasting all the money on other things....

You would...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   01-21-2016, 01:42 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,229
Posted By coderguy
We also blew up a lot of rockets and nearly...

We also blew up a lot of rockets and nearly killed everyone in Apollo 13, not to mention some exploding shuttle missions due to miscalculations of tolerances and faulty installation of protective...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   01-21-2016, 01:17 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 220
Posted By coderguy
Yah, I am going to call the Benq ht4050 as 7.5"...

Yah, I am going to call the Benq ht4050 as 7.5" to 13.5" lens shift on a 100" diagonal, just read the manual...

Edit:
There is a tolerance anyhow and rounding up 0.1" is best.
Plus it sounds...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   01-21-2016, 12:38 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 220
Posted By coderguy
The hc1200 is 8" offset for 110", or about 7.3" -...

The hc1200 is 8" offset for 110", or about 7.3" - 7.4" for 100".

I just made a minor correction to the offsets and lens shift in my calculator to all the Benqs, they should all be correct now, but...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   01-21-2016, 12:24 PM
Replies: 272
Views: 9,670
Posted By coderguy
I see they still haven't fixed the double-posting...

I see they still haven't fixed the double-posting bug in this forum completely yet...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   01-21-2016, 12:09 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,229
Posted By coderguy
How about you tell him to get Televideo computers...

How about you tell him to get Televideo computers from the 1980's with monochrome monitors, and we can all just game on those.
That will be one heck of a LAN party, I'll bring the 30-year old pizza,...
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