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Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   01-22-2013, 03:12 AM
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Posted By maple leafs
I ordered mine December 5 from NCIX.ca store...

I ordered mine December 5 from NCIX.ca store locally and was told at the time they had 55 on order and I would have to wait two weeks. Fair enough I thought and recieved the unit just before...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   02-21-2010, 01:21 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,529
Posted By maple leafs
Well I guess the consensus is NO regarding...

Well I guess the consensus is NO regarding silver. Thanks you all for saving me some cash on this.

Regarding Bill's comments on definition. I guess the aim of this sub build was to have the good...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   02-21-2010, 07:14 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,529
Posted By maple leafs
Wondering if solid silver would be the best...

Wondering if solid silver would be the best internal wire for subwoofers and how it might change the sound for better or worse compared to solid copper (building a sealed 6.5 cu/ft with a CSS...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   01-04-2010, 04:14 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 4,324
Posted By maple leafs
Would having the projector below the screen...

Would having the projector below the screen under my tabletop mean a darkened ceiling may not be as important?
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   05-10-2008, 03:20 AM
Replies: 5,146
Views: 601,758
Posted By maple leafs
awtryau89 says he measured 28,00:1 on the JVC...

awtryau89 says he measured 28,00:1 on the JVC RS-2 vs. the 6,000:1 on the W5000.
Wondering if anyone could speculate how much of a difference that would be to the eye in general terms (yes I...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   12-17-2007, 03:23 AM
Replies: 334
Views: 47,613
Posted By maple leafs
Quote:Originally Posted by Robert Whitehead...

Quote:Originally Posted by Robert Whitehead http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/12506859)

That may be true in Switzerland, but not in the US. It is...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   12-12-2007, 12:37 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 5,512
Posted By maple leafs
That is a great link. So if much of...

That is a great link.

So if much of broadcast HD is in half frame 60fps, and it is problematic for the projector, would the picture still look better on a 1080p projector vs. a 720p pj?

Or
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Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   12-12-2007, 03:42 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 5,512
Posted By maple leafs
Edited my last post as yes everything on a 720p...

Edited my last post as yes everything on a 720p projector is output at 720p even if you feed it 1080i.

I am curious though how much of a advantage it is for a 1080p projector dealing with a 1080i...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   12-12-2007, 03:29 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,377
Posted By maple leafs
Comparing Jason's picture the Sim has that great...

Comparing Jason's picture the Sim has that great 3d look along with excellent sharpness but obviously does not qualify if we are talking under 5K.

The Infocus is around 5k, looks nice and 3d like...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   12-11-2007, 07:58 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 5,512
Posted By maple leafs
So I wonder as I have yet to have the...

So I wonder as I have yet to have the opportunity to compare 720p vs. 1080p (with a 1080i satellite signal), when visually comparing is there enough of a difference to justify the cost? Even though...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   12-11-2007, 02:11 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 5,512
Posted By maple leafs
How would a 720p and 1080p projector compare...

How would a 720p and 1080p projector compare when using 1080i output?
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   12-10-2007, 02:41 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,258
Posted By maple leafs
I think even though it is an upconverted 1080i...

I think even though it is an upconverted 1080i from 720p that I watch 98% percent of the time a 1080p probably should be better suited. Screendoor does not factor in as I sit 20 feet back(on a 110').
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   12-09-2007, 09:13 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,258
Posted By maple leafs
That is very kind of you and i'll take you up on...

That is very kind of you and i'll take you up on your offer.
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   12-09-2007, 03:16 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,258
Posted By maple leafs
Supposedly my satellite provider (Expressvu)...

Supposedly my satellite provider (Expressvu) broadcasts at 720p. However every time I do a comparison on my old Z2(native 720p) the picture is better when the HD box is set at 1080i output (I guess...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   12-08-2007, 11:05 AM
Replies: 2,842
Views: 308,915
Posted By maple leafs
I will be getting mine soon and hoped some could...

I will be getting mine soon and hoped some could comment on if using it with component vs. HDMI made a difference.
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   12-05-2007, 02:24 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,878
Posted By maple leafs
Two more things going against lcd. LCD...

Two more things going against lcd.
LCD projectors don't have a sealed light engine, therefore you deal with possible dust issues/maintenance. The other is, previously all lcd projectors had organic...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   12-04-2007, 05:44 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,755
Posted By maple leafs
Maybe some previous manager from the auto sector...

Maybe some previous manager from the auto sector got a job at panasonic and calls the shots substituting time owned /mileage with time owned/hours used .
Forum: Home Theater Computers   03-17-2006, 06:21 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 101
Posted By maple leafs
Would like to know the tools required way to...

Would like to know the tools required way to make a movie sampler showing very short clips. It should also be 5.1.
Forum: DVD Players (Standard Def)   10-11-2005, 03:39 PM
Replies: 2,200
Views: 314,780
Posted By maple leafs
I will be buying this unit or the dvp-cx777es...

I will be buying this unit or the dvp-cx777es solely for use as a transport connected to an external dac for music.

Any opinions as to how the cx995v might compare to the cx777es (mostly when it...
Forum: Speakers   03-15-2005, 04:46 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 3,115
Posted By maple leafs
Scan Speak slit paper as used in the Wilson...

Scan Speak slit paper as used in the Wilson Sophias is one of the best and if I ever do a diy in the future would use it, rivaling the Accuton ceramic, the Seas magnesium cones and the ATC for best...
Forum: Speakers   03-11-2005, 12:06 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 317
Posted By maple leafs
That's good to know. I didn't realize it...

That's good to know.

I didn't realize it was such a tolerant fluid, although which is probably why they use it in the first place.
Forum: Speakers   03-10-2005, 05:51 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 317
Posted By maple leafs
My worry is expansion of the material and if it...

My worry is expansion of the material and if it could blow out the casing that it is in. I'm not familiar with how it is housed so maybe it is not issue.
The other worry is if ferrofluid will...
Forum: Speakers   03-10-2005, 07:27 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 317
Posted By maple leafs
Tony, I thought there would be a possibility the...

Tony, I thought there would be a possibility the temperature in an unheated cargo section could go under freezing.

My other concern is when it is on the ground (it has been -15 Celsius here the...
Forum: Speakers   03-10-2005, 04:57 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 317
Posted By maple leafs
I'm having some speakers shipped to me via Bax. ...

I'm having some speakers shipped to me via Bax.

The weather in the North-East is extremely cold right now and wonder if there is a possibility the speaker could get exposed to theses temperatures...
Forum: Speakers   03-08-2005, 03:25 PM
Replies: 158
Views: 7,730
Posted By maple leafs
Someone else suggested that if you remove the...

Someone else suggested that if you remove the drivers in one of their surround speakers and mount it on a tall pole, it makes for an excellent bird house.
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