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Forum: Latest Industry News   03-01-2015, 10:38 AM
Replies: 315
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It seems the fools are self-identifying....

It seems the fools are self-identifying....
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   02-28-2015, 06:48 PM
Replies: 2,132
Views: 145,734
Posted By TMcG
GFCI is still the same and only for wet locations...

GFCI is still the same and only for wet locations - bathrooms, kitchens, garage, outside, etc. CAFCI for most of the rest.

You can elect to use a GFCI breaker vs. a GFCI receptacle at the first...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   02-28-2015, 04:39 PM
Replies: 2,469
Views: 138,540
Posted By TMcG
The screen size conversation should be expressed...

The screen size conversation should be expressed exclusively in angles from the primary seating positions. Once you are within the proper recommended viewing 'cone', the rest boils down to...
Forum: Latest Industry News   02-28-2015, 04:15 PM
Replies: 315
Views: 4,939
Posted By TMcG
I'll answer your questions after you answer mine...

I'll answer your questions after you answer mine which you and moob have refused to do until this point. There are three very simple questions....
Forum: Latest Industry News   02-28-2015, 03:02 PM
Replies: 315
Views: 4,939
Posted By TMcG
Couldn't be a more crisp example between a...

Couldn't be a more crisp example between a socialist who pretends to be "Master of the Universe" and dictate how other people's and companies' private property should be used (like they have some...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   02-28-2015, 02:31 PM
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Views: 145,734
Posted By TMcG
Minwax sanding sealer is what BIG always uses...

Minwax sanding sealer is what BIG always uses IIRC. For my nursery wainscot project, I used an oil-based Zinsser BIN primer (with the red label). Kilz makes something similar. I think you know...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   02-28-2015, 10:28 AM
Replies: 2,469
Views: 138,540
Posted By TMcG
Commando = no screen?? :p

Commando = no screen?? :p
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   02-28-2015, 09:42 AM
Replies: 1,229
Views: 112,994
Posted By TMcG
OK - theater room emptied out, all framing...

OK - theater room emptied out, all framing removed, all spray foam scraped from the concrete walls, and floor being removed....

Front wall:...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   02-27-2015, 07:59 PM
Replies: 2,132
Views: 145,734
Posted By TMcG
^^^^ Yep. Sealer over everything will present a...

^^^^ Yep. Sealer over everything will present a consistent surface to your coating.
Forum: Latest Industry News   02-27-2015, 06:33 PM
Replies: 315
Views: 4,939
Posted By TMcG
OK moob, since you are a "net neutrality savant",...

OK moob, since you are a "net neutrality savant", please answer the following questions:

1. Does it take 332 pages to say that ISP's can't slow your access to a website?

2. If "no" - what else...
Forum: Latest Industry News   02-27-2015, 10:36 AM
Replies: 315
Views: 4,939
Posted By TMcG
Just like the original progressive Federal Income...

Just like the original progressive Federal Income tax rate was sold to NEVER go above 3% at top tier. I don't think I need to comment where it's at today.

And by the way, my reference is...
Forum: Latest Industry News   02-27-2015, 09:53 AM
Replies: 315
Views: 4,939
Posted By TMcG
I was wondering how long it was going to take...

I was wondering how long it was going to take blu-dog-avs to start extolling the virtues of 'enlightened' progressive (regressive if you ask me) 'thinking'....and I have to use the terms...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   02-27-2015, 06:48 AM
Replies: 2,469
Views: 138,540
Posted By TMcG
Never underestimate the power of mason's line and...

Never underestimate the power of mason's line and painter's tape. If you replicate the exact positioning of your screen in painter's tape using a couple of well-placed studs as verticals, you can...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   02-27-2015, 05:53 AM
Replies: 2,469
Views: 138,540
Posted By TMcG
Went to your first post to see the current...

Went to your first post to see the current equipment run and this made me LOL. :p

So when is the big sub reveal?
Forum: Latest Industry News   02-27-2015, 04:05 AM
Replies: 315
Views: 4,939
Posted By TMcG
When did AVS turn into Facebook? :confused:

When did AVS turn into Facebook? :confused:
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   02-26-2015, 05:28 PM
Replies: 293
Views: 19,795
Posted By TMcG
The CleanBox Pro should have done the trick as...

The CleanBox Pro should have done the trick as would the Talent SXC (http://www.parts-express.com/talent-sxc-two-way-balanced-unbalanced-converter--233-168) available from Parts Express and a handful...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   02-26-2015, 08:10 AM
Replies: 293
Views: 19,795
Posted By TMcG
Putting EVERYTHING on an isolation transformer of...

Putting EVERYTHING on an isolation transformer of the appropriate size is the definitive answer to all power gremlins, but they are a bit pricey. They are the only power protection units that can...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   02-25-2015, 11:01 PM
Replies: 293
Views: 19,795
Posted By TMcG
I am not sure how I just came across your build...

I am not sure how I just came across your build tonight - EXCELLENT JOB!!! So many things about the room and its construction to love. I'm subbed and will be following along as you cross the finish...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   02-25-2015, 04:11 PM
Replies: 188
Views: 13,547
Posted By TMcG
Different EQ presets can be programmed into the...

Different EQ presets can be programmed into the DSP based on the screen's aspect ratio....in other words, whether or not the masking panels are deployed in front of the screen.

Just like the...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   02-25-2015, 02:04 PM
Replies: 1,229
Views: 112,994
Posted By TMcG
http://i1054.photobucket.com/albums/s489/l8_apex/O...

http://i1054.photobucket.com/albums/s489/l8_apex/Office%20No%20Gif_zps7smcyyse.gif (http://s1054.photobucket.com/user/l8_apex/media/Office%20No%20Gif_zps7smcyyse.gif.html)
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   02-25-2015, 11:35 AM
Replies: 1,229
Views: 112,994
Posted By TMcG
I didn't have a foundation guy out to the house...

I didn't have a foundation guy out to the house and I will not be jacking out the slab, underpinning or anything having to do with the concrete. I was simply piling on to the humor of taking my...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   02-25-2015, 11:02 AM
Replies: 188
Views: 13,547
Posted By TMcG
The masking panels, whether motorized or manual,...

The masking panels, whether motorized or manual, are made from acoustically transparent material when you have an acoustically transparent screen.
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   02-25-2015, 10:19 AM
Replies: 1,229
Views: 112,994
Posted By TMcG
Here is the back where you can see the big...

Here is the back where you can see the big difference in the motor, spider and everything else. It's on a completely different scale.
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Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   02-25-2015, 10:03 AM
Replies: 1,229
Views: 112,994
Posted By TMcG
No rotary sub, but I just had a foundation...

No rotary sub, but I just had a foundation contractor out to the house to discuss jacking out the whole theater slab, digging down another 18-24" and underpinning the foundation walls. :eek: We'll...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   02-25-2015, 05:47 AM
Replies: 1,229
Views: 112,994
Posted By TMcG
Assuming I can reuse the pieces, they will be...

Assuming I can reuse the pieces, they will be installed on the back side of the theater wall where it isn't critical to have things like overlapping seams. I'd square the edges and put a bead of...
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