AVS Forum | Home Theater Discussions And Reviews - Search Results
Showing results 1 to 25 of 997
Search took 1.42 seconds.
Search: Keyword(s): ; Posts Made By: chirpie
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   05-14-2017, 08:14 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 475
Posted By chirpie
It's going... ok? LOL. We're sitting at $30k in...

It's going... ok? LOL. We're sitting at $30k in site overage costs at the moment. So that's not so cool. Really hurts the budget to hit the ground running. We'll see how that shakes out as it's...
Forum: Area Home Theater Meets   05-10-2017, 08:25 AM
Replies: 5,677
Views: 91,447
Posted By chirpie
Apologies, I'm traveling for work. Hopefully I'm...

Apologies, I'm traveling for work. Hopefully I'm in town for June's get together.
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   05-09-2017, 02:43 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 3,279
Posted By chirpie
Sorry, just spotted this question! Don't...

Sorry, just spotted this question!

Don't know yet. Finally was able to pin down the nitty gritty on why/where costs were coming from and it all had to do with the developer having lousy lot...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   05-05-2017, 01:10 PM
Replies: 796
Views: 35,925
Posted By chirpie
That looks like the business park (It's called...

That looks like the business park (It's called "Subtropolis") my wife's workplace rents some space from. They use it to store their student's books. She visits down there and audits the inventory...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   05-04-2017, 11:15 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 2,826
Posted By chirpie
Science is on Green Glue's side. While not a...

Science is on Green Glue's side. While not a silver bullet, (It's more of a cast member than the star of the show in sound isolation) it absolutely does help by creating a non-rigid surface (It never...
Forum: Speakers   05-02-2017, 07:16 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 260
Posted By chirpie
It's all good. Cheers!

It's all good. Cheers!
Forum: Speakers   05-02-2017, 07:09 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 260
Posted By chirpie
What's with the last line? O_o "The 40.3...

What's with the last line? O_o

"The 40.3 Reference is worth a listen, if you ever have an opportunity to do so then take it.hey bro will deliver next alcohol area"

The speakers sound...
Forum: Area Home Theater Meets   04-27-2017, 03:15 PM
Replies: 5,677
Views: 91,447
Posted By chirpie
Note to self: Start sucking up to Randy.

Note to self: Start sucking up to Randy.
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   04-23-2017, 03:07 PM
Replies: 208
Views: 5,642
Posted By chirpie
Indeed. I will say though, asking them to put...

Indeed. I will say though, asking them to put that condensation drain for the HVAC in the theater room has come in very handy. If it rains on an open basement before framing goes in for other houses...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   04-23-2017, 07:18 AM
Replies: 208
Views: 5,642
Posted By chirpie
Building wise, yes. Price wise... that's ongoing....

Building wise, yes. Price wise... that's ongoing. But nobody's being an outright dork to anyone so that's all good. Frankly, having trouble with your builder seems to always be a right of passage...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   04-22-2017, 05:14 PM
Replies: 208
Views: 5,642
Posted By chirpie
As crazy as it sounds the precasts sit on about 2...

As crazy as it sounds the precasts sit on about 2 1/2" lips. Eek. LOL

They grounded down and cut the little spurs of concrete you see here before the forms were craned in.

...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   04-22-2017, 03:26 PM
Replies: 208
Views: 5,642
Posted By chirpie
Even with all this concrete going on, no one has...

Even with all this concrete going on, no one has tried to dry any around my ankles and toss me in the lake, so that's good! ^_^

It's been slow going, but there's been a bit of progress, I'll post...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   04-22-2017, 03:24 PM
Replies: 208
Views: 5,642
Posted By chirpie
As it turns out, I just didn't get the in between...

As it turns out, I just didn't get the in between pictures. All rebar were inserted into holes that were drilled into the walls which brought the rebar up off the ground at the edges and then just...
Forum: Area Home Theater Meets   04-15-2017, 01:11 PM
Replies: 5,677
Views: 91,447
Posted By chirpie
That too! :p

That too! :p
Forum: Area Home Theater Meets   04-15-2017, 01:11 PM
Replies: 5,677
Views: 91,447
Posted By chirpie
Thanks for coming out Kevin, Grant, & Jon! ...

Thanks for coming out Kevin, Grant, & Jon!

A low key evening is nice once in a while. Thanks again Kevin for toughing it out. ;-) I totally get why some people aren't big on the movie, it's most...
Forum: Area Home Theater Meets   04-14-2017, 01:28 PM
Replies: 5,677
Views: 91,447
Posted By chirpie
PM sent.

PM sent.
Forum: Area Home Theater Meets   04-14-2017, 01:08 PM
Replies: 5,677
Views: 91,447
Posted By chirpie
Just make sure she sees this post, get those...

Just make sure she sees this post, get those brownie points! ^_~
Forum: Area Home Theater Meets   04-14-2017, 07:32 AM
Replies: 5,677
Views: 91,447
Posted By chirpie
I'll tell you why... Because when the last...

I'll tell you why...

Because when the last 10 minutes of that movie rolls in, it all just clicks in one giant cotton candy car explosion. It's one of my greatest guilty pleasure films. ^_^
Forum: Area Home Theater Meets   04-13-2017, 08:24 AM
Replies: 5,677
Views: 91,447
Posted By chirpie
If Moss is swinging the bat, it won't be much of...

If Moss is swinging the bat, it won't be much of a game. >_<
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   04-12-2017, 12:31 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 137
Posted By chirpie
I have no idea if the OP uses Mac or PC. If it's...

I have no idea if the OP uses Mac or PC. If it's a mac... here's a link to a program that's usually $69 but on sale for $25. A lot less of a learning curve than Sketchup if one wasn't wanting to get...
Forum: Area Home Theater Meets   04-10-2017, 10:33 AM
Replies: 5,677
Views: 91,447
Posted By chirpie
I actually have no clue who's all showing up, but...

I actually have no clue who's all showing up, but I'll be starting Blade Runner:Final Cut at 8pm on the dot this Friday. PM me if you don't have the address or misplaced it.

Going off Archaea 's...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   04-07-2017, 06:41 PM
Replies: 235
Views: 17,060
Posted By chirpie
I'll be shocked if you aren't impressed. That...

I'll be shocked if you aren't impressed. That thing is stupid awesome.
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   04-07-2017, 10:38 AM
Replies: 235
Views: 17,060
Posted By chirpie
Wait... what? There's no ending yet?! :eek:...

Wait... what? There's no ending yet?!

:eek:

Fiiiiine. Where's that subscribe button?
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   04-07-2017, 07:14 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 475
Posted By chirpie
There's normally a giant fabric panel that blocks...

There's normally a giant fabric panel that blocks it out. It's really easy to hear a different signature to the room sound when you take it down and there's a glass window behind you vs when it's set...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   04-06-2017, 12:18 PM
Replies: 796
Views: 35,925
Posted By chirpie
See Mark, this is why everyone likes you. (It's...

See Mark, this is why everyone likes you. (It's not just your rugged good looks.)
Showing results 1 to 25 of 997

 
Forum Jump: