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Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   08-19-2014, 08:47 PM
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Posted By zombie10k
I would shelf mount the projector and put a...

I would shelf mount the projector and put a ventilated dome around it so no one breathes on it... :)

maybe something inside is getting tweaking from hanging it.
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   08-19-2014, 08:44 PM
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Posted By zombie10k
I still use the 30K quite a bit, it's the...

I still use the 30K quite a bit, it's the 'fastest' projector I have for boot up and shut down, so I use it like a TV sometimes, turning it on / off several times a day. I still have 4 extra lamps...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   08-17-2014, 07:12 PM
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Posted By zombie10k
yes my next plans are to hack some tubes into the...

yes my next plans are to hack some tubes into the sharp. Here are the 'High Contrast' and 'High Definition' pieces I'll be using.

I pulled these out of a ~19" color RCA Victor TV from 1964. ...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   08-17-2014, 08:33 AM
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Posted By zombie10k
Here is the link to the original swap ...

Here is the link to the original swap

http://www.avsforum.com/forum/24-digital-hi-end-projectors-3-000-usd-msrp/1434826-projector-mini-shootout-thread-2013-2014-a-281.html#post24734817
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Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   08-16-2014, 12:09 PM
Replies: 10,326
Views: 507,147
Posted By zombie10k
there is a thin rubber piece in the back, I have...

there is a thin rubber piece in the back, I have mine shelf mounted and just took a look. It's odd it would be missing, it's not necessary to remove that to swap out the motherboard.

are you...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   08-15-2014, 11:14 PM
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Posted By zombie10k
In contrast to the monster sized projectors from...

In contrast to the monster sized projectors from the past, one of my favorite projectors is the QUMI pico projector. It's hard to believe what they were able to do with a projector the size of a hard...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   08-15-2014, 10:07 PM
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Posted By zombie10k
you forgot one of these.. don't you want to go...

you forgot one of these.. don't you want to go old school to get the 'film-like' HT experience?

Local pickup only, bring freight truck + lift.
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Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   08-15-2014, 08:19 PM
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Posted By zombie10k
yes we have come a long way from the days of the...

yes we have come a long way from the days of the Kloss Novabeam and the Sony KP 5010 from the late 1970's.

I am sure Mark remembers these well :)
...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   08-14-2014, 10:38 PM
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Posted By zombie10k
it was your idea, I just did it first. ;) ...

it was your idea, I just did it first. ;)

maybe it's just the power supply on the 8130.

it was fun taking it apart, it's always nice when there are no leftover screws when it goes back...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   08-14-2014, 09:20 PM
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Posted By zombie10k
this is always a hot topic of discussion. I would...

this is always a hot topic of discussion. I would think high native / high ansi / black pit would be the ideal scenario if possible. That is until our 150" roll down OLED screens arrive in 10 years....
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   08-14-2014, 03:23 PM
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Posted By zombie10k
This makes a lot of sense too.. ...

This makes a lot of sense too..

http://hometheaterphotos.com/projector2/4projectors.jpg

don't stare into the ARC lens for long, it will make you want to spend money.
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Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   08-14-2014, 03:17 PM
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Posted By zombie10k
The forum and thread in particular feeds into the...

The forum and thread in particular feeds into the addiction...

it makes a lot of sense to buy a spare DC4 .95 DMD for the Planar 8170™... doesn't it? :cool:
...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   08-14-2014, 02:58 PM
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Posted By zombie10k
now that is funny... :D They barely get a chance...

now that is funny... :D They barely get a chance to get warmed up before they are kicked off the island.
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   08-13-2014, 11:47 PM
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Posted By zombie10k
now my that room is close to a black pit, I am...

now my that room is close to a black pit, I am seeing some details that weren't obvious before when comparing the various projectors. I think I am seeing the effects of the relatively low ANSI on the...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   08-13-2014, 10:43 PM
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Posted By zombie10k
The installation section starts on page 16, what...

The installation section starts on page 16, what specific info are you looking for?

https://docs.sony.com/release/VPLVW1000ES.pdf
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   08-13-2014, 10:38 PM
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Posted By zombie10k
craig once you get the VW600 settled in, post...

craig once you get the VW600 settled in, post some info if you can comparing the Lumis and the Sony. I'll go through my notes and send you some setup info.

your room is primarily blacked out,...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   08-10-2014, 07:48 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,065
Posted By zombie10k
I like eshift, the first version in particular on...

I like eshift, the first version in particular on the RS55. There is definitely a different appearance when comparing it to the Sony VW1100.

for e-shift, the main benefit I saw was the increase in...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   08-10-2014, 08:53 AM
Replies: 46
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Posted By zombie10k
courtesy of display wars... ...

courtesy of display wars...

http://www.displaywars.com/

78 inch 16x9 display vs 110 inch 16x9 display (http://www.displaywars.com/78-inch-16x9-vs-110-inch-16x9)
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Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   08-09-2014, 09:38 PM
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Posted By zombie10k
it sounds like you are going to need the specific...

it sounds like you are going to need the specific JVC glasses that handle the horizontal polarization. There is also an Xpand version that handles it as well, someone recently posted the model #,...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   08-09-2014, 09:34 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,065
Posted By zombie10k
8 grand, wow... if that was OLED it would be...

8 grand, wow... if that was OLED it would be interesting, it would look relatively small next to my 142".


78 inch 16x9 vs. 142 inch 16x9 (http://displaywars.com/78-inch-16x9-vs-142-inch-16x9)...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   08-09-2014, 10:51 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,065
Posted By zombie10k
considering the original cost of this 4K monster...

considering the original cost of this 4K monster back in the day (http://cineforhome.com/reviews/projectors/SonyCineAlta4K/SRX-R110.htm), the VW1100 is a bargain. :D

wolfgang's setup continues to...
Forum: General Home Theater & Media/Game Rooms   08-08-2014, 11:40 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 281
Posted By zombie10k
I just made some curtains from Joanne Fabric...

I just made some curtains from Joanne Fabric black velvet. I used these inexpensive low profile rods from Bed Bath and Beyond.
...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   08-08-2014, 11:25 PM
Replies: 10,326
Views: 507,147
Posted By zombie10k
My screen is a 16:9 but I can try the widescreen...

My screen is a 16:9 but I can try the widescreen modes to see how it works. I've tried several games in UHD 3840x2160, they all loaded fine and look impressive.I'm using a regular HDMI cable to the...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   08-06-2014, 01:16 PM
Replies: 3,507
Views: 177,686
Posted By zombie10k
I noticed the same thing, the latency definitely...

I noticed the same thing, the latency definitely seems less than 1080P gaming on the VW1100. I sit 1.25 SW from my 142" 16:9 screen and the UHD resolution looks excellent. I'm glad they kept the...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   08-05-2014, 04:20 PM
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Posted By zombie10k
Sure, I'll take a look and let you know. One area...

Sure, I'll take a look and let you know. One area I was surprised at is how well the detail stays during high speed action. When I get closer to the screen I can really see the fine details in the...
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