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Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   12-18-2014, 10:07 PM
Replies: 4,407
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Posted By TH3_FRB
What throw distance and screen are you using? ...

What throw distance and screen are you using? Dedicated HT room, light controlled?
Forum: Front Projectors Great Found Deals!   12-15-2014, 03:16 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 328
Posted By TH3_FRB
Depending on how flexible your HDMI cable is you...

Depending on how flexible your HDMI cable is you probably need 2-3 inches of rear clearance. I'd probably pick up a 90deg adapter anyway just so you aren't putting stress on the connector in the...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   12-15-2014, 11:32 AM
Replies: 1,339
Views: 99,895
Posted By TH3_FRB
Basic question on this topic - is velvet always...

Basic question on this topic - is velvet always better than flat paint regardless of color? I have a large open floor plan living space so blacking it out is not an option and for that matter using...
Forum: Front Projector   12-13-2014, 05:05 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 148
Posted By TH3_FRB
"New" Epson 5020UB-R

Epson 5020UB-R refurbished and received directly from Epson as a warranty replacement. Like-new - still in box with all accessories, remote, and 2 sets of 3D glasses. $1450.
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   12-13-2014, 04:48 PM
Replies: 4,407
Views: 352,368
Posted By TH3_FRB
Just received a replacement 5020-R from Epson and...

Just received a replacement 5020-R from Epson and promptly put it up for sale. I decided to eat some $ and ordered a 5030-R from Visual Apex. This whole process has been pretty frustrating so far. ...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   12-01-2014, 12:53 PM
Replies: 1,350
Views: 110,715
Posted By TH3_FRB
I need to spend some more time with the panel...

I need to spend some more time with the panel alignment adjustments. I think I mostly got rid of the green edge to the text but things still aren't great. I'll also let it warm up more before...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   11-30-2014, 03:41 PM
Replies: 1,350
Views: 110,715
Posted By TH3_FRB
I'm getting a bit better results after adjusting...

I'm getting a bit better results after adjusting the panel alignment but still not to the point I think this thing should be capable of.
Forum: Front Projectors Great Found Deals!   11-30-2014, 01:03 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 323
Posted By TH3_FRB
I definitely need to tslk to them - both my PJ...

I definitely need to tslk to them - both my PJ and screen have issues.
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   11-30-2014, 12:09 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 882
Posted By TH3_FRB
Yeah - but something just isn't right. I see...

Yeah - but something just isn't right. I see people regularly saying how sharp their 5020/5030 is and how the image pops. Mine doesn't even approach on that. Right now I'm watching a cheap pj in a...
Forum: Screens   11-30-2014, 11:43 AM
Replies: 180
Views: 9,245
Posted By TH3_FRB
I want to give it a chance. It has been sitting...

I want to give it a chance. It has been sitting in the shipping box in my garage for 5-6 weeks. I have it hanging and dropped right now. The lines don't really look like creases. From the side...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   11-30-2014, 11:39 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 882
Posted By TH3_FRB
One thing I now feel confident in saying is that...

One thing I now feel confident in saying is that something isn't right. I'm sitting in a sports bar with a fair amount of ambient light watching a game on a cheap pull-down screen from probably a...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   11-30-2014, 11:31 AM
Replies: 1,350
Views: 110,715
Posted By TH3_FRB
One thing I now feel confident in saying is that...

One thing I now feel confident in saying is that something isn't right. I'm sitting in a sports bar with a fair amount of ambient light watching a game on a cheap pull-down screen from probably a...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   11-30-2014, 11:13 AM
Replies: 1,350
Views: 110,715
Posted By TH3_FRB
Haven't played with the alignment yet. I think I...

Haven't played with the alignment yet. I think I have the same issue as pkriengsiri had. He got a replacement that fixed the problem.
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   11-30-2014, 08:54 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 882
Posted By TH3_FRB
Screen should be good. I haven't played with the...

Screen should be good. I haven't played with the panel alignment yet but I can see a green border to and some "glow" with the white menu text. Best I can adjust the focus I can't get the pixels...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   11-30-2014, 08:48 AM
Replies: 1,350
Views: 110,715
Posted By TH3_FRB
12'6" throw, dark room last night aside from a...

12'6" throw, dark room last night aside from a small 40w lamp in the back corner. I certainly wouldn't call my picture "beautiful". My screen drops down in front of my plasma and when I'm pulled it...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   11-29-2014, 10:26 PM
Replies: 1,350
Views: 110,715
Posted By TH3_FRB
Just got my 5020ub-R from VApex hooked up with a...

Just got my 5020ub-R from VApex hooked up with a 120" VApex screen. This is my first PJ but I have to say that I'm not blown away yet. I've tinkered with the focus but no matter what the pic still...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   11-29-2014, 10:21 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 882
Posted By TH3_FRB
Just got mine hooked up with a 120" VApex screen....

Just got mine hooked up with a 120" VApex screen. This is my first PJ but I have to say that I'm not blown away yet. I've tinkered with the focus but no matter what the pic still looks soft. My...
Forum: Front Projectors Great Found Deals!   11-29-2014, 10:13 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 323
Posted By TH3_FRB
I'm pretty disappointed that I bought the 5020-R...

I'm pretty disappointed that I bought the 5020-R bundle for $2680 about 5 weeks ago and now they are offering the 5030-R with the same screen bundle for $2526. My 5020 bundle is now $2431.
Forum: Screens   11-29-2014, 09:55 PM
Replies: 180
Views: 9,245
Posted By TH3_FRB
Got my 120" tensioned screen mounted today. It...

Got my 120" tensioned screen mounted today. It has some faint lines across it at what looks to be relatively regular intervals. The lower left corner is also not flat. I'm going to give it some...
Forum: Screens   11-27-2014, 04:40 PM
Replies: 180
Views: 9,245
Posted By TH3_FRB
Finally got my projector mounted but the screen...

Finally got my projector mounted but the screen is still down in the garage. It's going to be a pretty precise process to ensure I get enough throw and still clear the plasma when it drops down. I...
Forum: Speakers   11-19-2014, 01:35 PM
Replies: 52,809
Views: 3,907,550
Posted By TH3_FRB
Decided to grab a pair of the RC-70 towers to...

Decided to grab a pair of the RC-70 towers to replace RC-10 as my mains. They will be paired with an RC-LRC up front. I just bought a pair of CR-10 surrounds for my new house but want to see if I...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   10-21-2014, 05:27 PM
Replies: 4,628
Views: 209,500
Posted By TH3_FRB
New to the discussion and haven't read through 87...

New to the discussion and haven't read through 87 pages yet but I may be in the market for a new Atmos reciever sooner than later. I just finished wiring for about any config possible - 5.2 plus...
Forum: Screens   10-20-2014, 08:40 PM
Replies: 180
Views: 9,245
Posted By TH3_FRB
Got the VApex bundle with 120" tensioned screen. ...

Got the VApex bundle with 120" tensioned screen. Haven't installed anything yet.
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   10-17-2014, 02:14 PM
Replies: 161
Views: 21,266
Posted By TH3_FRB
12-14ft and don't really care about 3D or...

12-14ft and don't really care about 3D or SmartHub features. I have an Epson 5020 PJ with 120" screen for 3D if I ever care and use a Roku for internet connectivity. The plasma is primarily for...
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   10-17-2014, 02:08 PM
Replies: 545
Views: 62,345
Posted By TH3_FRB
In the market to replace my 5-year old 58PN8000...

In the market to replace my 5-year old 58PN8000 with a 64" while plasmas are still readily available. One option is the F8500 but for 50% the price the H5000 is a serious consideration. I can live...
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