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Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   04-30-2015, 03:50 PM
Replies: 2,909
Views: 162,077
Posted By MIkeDuke
Holy Sh!t :eek:. When you see it like that, you...

Holy Sh!t :eek:. When you see it like that, you really can get a scale for the screen. I really hope the rest goes as scheduled. Looking forward to more pics and updates.
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   04-29-2015, 11:44 AM
Replies: 143
Views: 3,873
Posted By MIkeDuke
Your right. But I like to just sit and enjoy an...

Your right. But I like to just sit and enjoy an entire movie rather than sitting through 15-20 clips of bass scenes. That seems to chaotic to me :p.
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   04-29-2015, 11:33 AM
Replies: 143
Views: 3,873
Posted By MIkeDuke
I bought it because of the story. I wouldn't...

I bought it because of the story. I wouldn't waste my money on something that I did not like just because it had great bass.
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   04-29-2015, 06:48 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,727
Posted By MIkeDuke
DAYUM :eek:. Those are big. I am sure the two...

DAYUM :eek:. Those are big. I am sure the two of them really rock the room. How do they sound. Silly question I know. Just curious.
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   04-29-2015, 06:19 AM
Replies: 143
Views: 3,873
Posted By MIkeDuke
I have Focal speakers, with a SubMersive HP and a...

I have Focal speakers, with a SubMersive HP and a Crowson Transducer connected to a BKA-1000 amp. For me, in my room, -19,-18 was comfortable. I wanted to take it easy because of all the stuff I...
Forum: Speakers   04-28-2015, 04:34 AM
Replies: 6,870
Views: 834,493
Posted By MIkeDuke
Yep. SVS seems to be a very good choice. They...

Yep. SVS seems to be a very good choice. They have many offerings at a lot of different price points. Having an all Chorus system will be very good and punch well above it's weight. Add in the SVS...
Forum: Speakers   04-27-2015, 05:28 AM
Replies: 6,870
Views: 834,493
Posted By MIkeDuke
Yep, the Supercube II will do but you will...

Yep, the Supercube II will do but you will probably want to change later on. Not that it's a bad sub at all, it's just that Def Tech is known for inflating their numbers and one of those other are...
Forum: Speakers   04-16-2015, 04:49 AM
Replies: 6,870
Views: 834,493
Posted By MIkeDuke
With regards to that setup, I think it would be...

With regards to that setup, I think it would be great. I also have the 705v for my surrounds because of space requirements and they are really good. All you need is a sub and you will have a very...
Forum: Speakers   04-16-2015, 04:43 AM
Replies: 6,870
Views: 834,493
Posted By MIkeDuke
First of all, you are not wasting their time. ...

First of all, you are not wasting their time. They need you(especially of you like your current system). You really want to have every thing the same company, Left, center, right all should be...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   04-15-2015, 09:18 AM
Replies: 2,909
Views: 162,077
Posted By MIkeDuke
The color is a tough one. What shade of blue are...

The color is a tough one. What shade of blue are we talking about. Not powder or metallic right? Blue is one of my favorite colors so I could easily go with blue and I think that would look really...
Forum: Speakers   04-15-2015, 07:17 AM
Replies: 6,870
Views: 834,493
Posted By MIkeDuke
I had the pro400's(powered dual 6 1/2 inch...

I had the pro400's(powered dual 6 1/2 inch woofers), a C/L/R 1000. I also had a def tech sub and polk surrounds. Now I first upgraded to the 927's and then the 1027's. I owned the def techs for at...
Forum: What's Your System Configuration   04-10-2015, 08:34 AM
Replies: 1,113
Views: 61,403
Posted By MIkeDuke
These are light dims. ...

These are light dims.
http://www.lightdims.com/store.htm

I figured for the price, I would give them a shot and it would look nicer than tape :p.

As far as Interstellar goes, I had no problem...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   04-10-2015, 08:00 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 3,946
Posted By MIkeDuke
Good stuff on the treatments. I have seen a...

Good stuff on the treatments. I have seen a number of theaters that use Quest panels. I use GIK myself. But I do agree that adding treatments really makes a huge difference. I couldn't believe...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   04-10-2015, 05:04 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 3,946
Posted By MIkeDuke
This is, without a doubt, one of the nicest...

This is, without a doubt, one of the nicest looking theaters I have ever seen. I really like the clean look of the room and that A\V rack is impressive. Plus I am sure those speakers really sound...
Forum: Community News & Polls   04-09-2015, 10:36 AM
Replies: 133
Views: 9,248
Posted By MIkeDuke
In some of the pics you have, it's kind of hard...

In some of the pics you have, it's kind of hard to get a perspective of how big those front speakers are. But... DAMN... They are pretty big. And that 11' foot wide screen is just plain...
Forum: Community News & Polls   04-09-2015, 06:37 AM
Replies: 133
Views: 9,248
Posted By MIkeDuke
Very nice theater. Those first few shots of that...

Very nice theater. Those first few shots of that hole in the ground look imposing. I am still so impressed how a room(this one included) goes from just space, to being a kick ass theater. Very...
Forum: What's Your System Configuration   04-08-2015, 12:35 PM
Replies: 1,113
Views: 61,403
Posted By MIkeDuke
I hate doing these dinky little updates, but...

I hate doing these dinky little updates, but since I got it, I want to keep a record of it. Last week I got a RAID. It's not what %100 recommended drive wise, but I think I will be OK. That just...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   04-08-2015, 06:17 AM
Replies: 2,909
Views: 162,077
Posted By MIkeDuke
Interesting. Because if ever I got a projector...

Interesting. Because if ever I got a projector some day, I would want the simplest way to make everything the same size. Any reason you are not doing an anamoprphic lens? Doesn't that do the same...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   04-08-2015, 06:01 AM
Replies: 2,909
Views: 162,077
Posted By MIkeDuke
So you first choice is a 16x9 screen right? But...

So you first choice is a 16x9 screen right? But that size has you concerned about if you can fit it or not in the space you have. So now you are thinking about a 2:35 screen. My question is this. ...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   04-08-2015, 05:35 AM
Replies: 2,909
Views: 162,077
Posted By MIkeDuke
Now, if you got a 2:35 screen, how would that...

Now, if you got a 2:35 screen, how would that handle shifting aspect rations. I know of only a few. TRON;Legacy, but that only shifts once near the end of the movie. TDKR may shift during the film...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   04-08-2015, 05:14 AM
Replies: 2,909
Views: 162,077
Posted By MIkeDuke
So what size 2:35 screen would you be looking at....

So what size 2:35 screen would you be looking at. I am sure it would still be pretty big and immersive.
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   04-08-2015, 05:11 AM
Replies: 2,909
Views: 162,077
Posted By MIkeDuke
I figured, the %100 black out on all the lights...

I figured, the %100 black out on all the lights and read out on my monster. A %100 on my Butt Kicker amp. My amps will get the 50-80% ones and some lights on my Raid will get the %50-80 ones. As...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   04-08-2015, 04:17 AM
Replies: 2,909
Views: 162,077
Posted By MIkeDuke
As an experiment I ordered those light dims. I...

As an experiment I ordered those light dims. I got a set of 80% ones and black out ones. I still need to see some lights so I know stuff is working right but other stuff can be %100 covered. We...
Forum: Official AVS Blu-ray Disc Reviews   04-07-2015, 09:40 AM
Replies: 599
Views: 19,101
Posted By MIkeDuke
I LOVED this movie on my system. Now, don't get...

I LOVED this movie on my system. Now, don't get me wrong, it was freaking loud. The effects and sound track were very potent. But, I was able to hear the dialog with no problem, which I know was an...
Forum: Official AVS Blu-ray Disc Reviews   04-06-2015, 10:48 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 2,208
Posted By MIkeDuke
That's a pretty cool article. I liked the part...

That's a pretty cool article. I liked the part where they mentioned 36k :eek:. Again, if it had a large or small amount of computer generated special effects, even in a lower level theater, it...
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