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Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   05-26-2015, 04:18 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 294
Posted By MississippiMan
Don't forget the Epson 8350 It is 2000...

Don't forget the Epson 8350

It is 2000 Lumen - 50,000:1 CR
the 8345 is 1800 lumen -25,000:1

The Epson has the greatest range of lens shift existing....and it's now under $1K.

If your...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   05-26-2015, 04:04 PM
Replies: 983
Views: 90,510
Posted By MississippiMan
The nerve! :mad: ;) It...

The nerve! :mad:

;)





It depends upon how you want to frame the screen's image...or if you even want to.
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   05-26-2015, 02:38 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 132
Posted By MississippiMan
Hardly "modest". Even a 135" diagonal 16:9 is...

Hardly "modest". Even a 135" diagonal 16:9 is just 2" shy of being 10' wide, and is 6" over 5' tall. And in ambient light, smaller screen + closer Throw = brighter, more contrasty image. That is as...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   05-26-2015, 02:20 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 19
Posted By MississippiMan
Keep it simple. Start doing that by first...

Keep it simple.

Start doing that by first not doubting that you would / do need all the brightness you can muster. The 2030 in calibrated Cinema Mode / Low Lamp will output 948 lumens...and that...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   05-26-2015, 12:30 PM
Replies: 983
Views: 90,510
Posted By MississippiMan
If by that your referring to the Border Trim that...

If by that your referring to the Border Trim that goes around the edges of the screen, either Black Velvet Wrapped Mdf Base, or 2" -3" Black Velor Felt Tape from here:...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   05-26-2015, 11:41 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 41
Posted By MississippiMan
Pine? Build Flat? well Ok, but be advised that...

Pine? Build Flat? well Ok, but be advised that you'll need to spend the difference in Corner and T -supports.

Also, it seems your asking for advice on how to build a Frame was preempted by...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   05-26-2015, 08:01 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 41
Posted By MississippiMan
Allowing for the 2" Tape, as well as the 1-1/2...

Allowing for the 2" Tape, as well as the 1-1/2 thickness of the 1x3 Poplar (...on edge...) the outside dimensions should be 77" x 45"
Forum: DIY Screen Section   05-26-2015, 06:01 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,778
Posted By MississippiMan
Seems an odd question for a brand new member. If...

Seems an odd question for a brand new member. If you've been a Lurker for a while, then there's part of the answer. Lurkers read but do not post...so any interest they have and any desire for info...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   05-25-2015, 07:43 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 294
Posted By MississippiMan
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Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   05-25-2015, 12:51 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 294
Posted By MississippiMan
Ha. You want some real performance under...

Ha.

You want some real performance under your conditions and screen size.

BenQ SH940

Regardless of what is said by whom or written elsewhere, that PJ will easily outshine the 8000. And I say...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   05-25-2015, 07:13 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 725
Posted By MississippiMan
http://www.homedepot.com/catalog/productImages/100...

http://www.homedepot.com/catalog/productImages/1000/b3/b374502d-190b-4160-9db7-8bfb6df7475a_1000.jpg
...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   05-25-2015, 07:05 AM
Replies: 1,048
Views: 82,563
Posted By MississippiMan
Overall the t6opmost image looks good, although...

Overall the t6opmost image looks good, although at the bottom edges where their is significant light striking in the corners there is quite a bit of wash-out.

The Spandex is essentially a...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   05-25-2015, 04:19 AM
Replies: 3,036
Views: 238,783
Posted By MississippiMan
Your welcome. And yes...you guessed...

Your welcome.

And yes...you guessed correctly. Mounting a 3/4" x 16" x 24" "Plywood Bridge" across the ceiling joists is a method that can be used. However that usually would require a "Nipple"...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   05-24-2015, 05:28 PM
Replies: 3,036
Views: 238,783
Posted By MississippiMan
Absolutely, do a Drop so that the Lens is at the...

Absolutely, do a Drop so that the Lens is at the top edge of the Screen. (...or close...) You want to minimize the amount of Lens Shift you need to use. Get the PJ centered as close as possible too,...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   05-24-2015, 04:58 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 725
Posted By MississippiMan
Your Plug going to the LED Controller is a...

Your Plug going to the LED Controller is a Grounded Plug, try using an In-Line Plug adapter to remove the Ground. Sounds almost too simple....but it's the most logical reason.

Is the "buzz"...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   05-24-2015, 02:20 PM
Replies: 1,048
Views: 82,563
Posted By MississippiMan
Humble, Can you be truly explicit and...

Humble,

Can you be truly explicit and explain exactly what it is your showing. Spandex overlaid over a White Substrate? Spandex over Vinyl? Exactly what is the completed Curved Screen shown?...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   05-24-2015, 02:01 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 725
Posted By MississippiMan
They all sell them in specific bundle lengths,...

They all sell them in specific bundle lengths, not individual lengths within bundles. That means some lengths would be disproportionately too long....which means wastage....quite a bit in some...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   05-24-2015, 07:16 AM
Replies: 426
Views: 21,730
Posted By MississippiMan
Any Taped / Mudded joint absolutely must be...

Any Taped / Mudded joint absolutely must be sealed with primer or "soaking up paint like a sponge" will be a gross understatement. And the texture of any such jopi8nt area would be...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   05-24-2015, 05:53 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 725
Posted By MississippiMan
Considering that FOSI would charge $800.00 for...

Considering that FOSI would charge $800.00 for such an Engine....that would be choosing wisely.
Forum: DIY Screen Section   05-24-2015, 05:48 AM
Replies: 426
Views: 21,730
Posted By MississippiMan
Look at the Black Flocking tape sold by Carl's. ...

Look at the Black Flocking tape sold by Carl's. http://www.amazon.com/Carls-Projector-Screen-Contrast-Boosting-60-Foot/dp/B00JF7IXXU $39.00 w/Free Prime Shipping

I've never been a fan of such...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   05-23-2015, 12:34 PM
Replies: 426
Views: 21,730
Posted By MississippiMan
Oh God. Don't even consider painting onto...

Oh God.


Don't even consider painting onto that red surface with squat without smoothing and whitening it up.

The is little enough texture that you could very easily skim the surface with...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   05-23-2015, 05:22 AM
Replies: 9,061
Views: 1,289,773
Posted By MississippiMan
Request a Return / Replacement. Changing...

Request a Return / Replacement. Changing locations won't correct out-of-alignment LCD Panels, and the PJ has no built-in correction controls.

What your experiencing isn't all that Common, and if...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   05-23-2015, 04:49 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 204
Posted By MississippiMan
Naw...my bad. I stated for 16:9. :rolleyes:

Naw...my bad. I stated for 16:9. :rolleyes:
Forum: DIY Screen Section   05-23-2015, 04:44 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 725
Posted By MississippiMan
That is because they supply Fiber Optic to...

That is because they supply Fiber Optic to "Industry"....they are not in the Star Field business. So, their prices reflect that. But I'll let ya in on something. The Rolls of 1mm you see are the...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   05-22-2015, 08:57 PM
Replies: 498
Views: 33,245
Posted By MississippiMan
I do...I installed that exact combo (110" Fixed)...

I do...I installed that exact combo (110" Fixed) for someone about 4 months ago in a room with some troublesome ambient light issues. It worked extremely well (...I did minimize the available throw...
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