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Forum: DIY Screen Section   01-30-2017, 05:07 PM
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Posted By narhic_fd
Yeah, I saw that. I almost bought it thinking it...

Yeah, I saw that. I almost bought it thinking it was "White Pearl"...Glad I took a closer look before buying it.
Forum: DIY Screen Section   01-04-2017, 07:49 PM
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Hey guys. Just thought I'd let you know that...

Hey guys. Just thought I'd let you know that Lowes has lowered the price of the Rust-Oleum American Accents Sterling Silver 32oz to $22.78 per quart. Big diff then it is on Amazon which is currently...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   12-05-2016, 06:48 PM
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I'm wondering though if its just a seasonal thing...

I'm wondering though if its just a seasonal thing considering it Christmas. Then after Christmas they stop selling them. Makes me think that since they had them on an end cap and not in a spot in the...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   12-04-2016, 03:21 PM
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Posted By narhic_fd
I was at my local Lowe's today, In NC, and...

I was at my local Lowe's today, In NC, and noticed what they had for sell:

http://i591.photobucket.com/albums/ss358/newdude19781/Mobile%20Uploads/20161204_125634.jpg...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   08-28-2016, 07:15 PM
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Posted By narhic_fd
How much liquitex gold??

How much liquitex gold??
Forum: DIY Screen Section   08-28-2016, 03:42 PM
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Posted By narhic_fd
Now when you say 2 Oz of UPW you mean it in the...

Now when you say 2 Oz of UPW you mean it in the quater batch correct?? 2 oz of UPW in 1/4 batch and 8 oz if doing full batch.
Forum: DIY Screen Section   08-28-2016, 01:52 PM
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Posted By narhic_fd
I recently bought a 3200 lumen projector called...

I recently bought a 3200 lumen projector called Optoma DH1012. A projector that has 1000 lumes more then my previous projector. I decided to make up a test sample of Silver Fire 5.0 to see how it...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   08-15-2016, 02:29 PM
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Posted By narhic_fd
Roger that. :cool:

Roger that. :cool:
Forum: DIY Screen Section   08-14-2016, 04:23 PM
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Posted By narhic_fd
If you needed to dry your paint quicker, apart...

If you needed to dry your paint quicker, apart from the use of a box fan blowing on it, would it be okay to use a hair dryer or a heat gun? of course this takes into consideration you heat the screen...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   07-31-2016, 12:23 PM
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Posted By narhic_fd
can 1/2 an oz more of colorant be added to give a...

can 1/2 an oz more of colorant be added to give a slighty darker shade screen without increasing the base ingrediants? For instance, if one wants to do a silver fire 4.0 screen which requires 4 oz of...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   07-17-2016, 06:15 PM
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Posted By narhic_fd
What im more curious about is how darker silver...

What im more curious about is how darker silver fire would look with the spray sytem that requires more water vs one that requires less water. For instance, if i made a batch of silver fire 3.0, one...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   07-16-2016, 04:33 PM
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Posted By narhic_fd
ive been using my trusted graco 1900 unit for...

ive been using my trusted graco 1900 unit for spraying silver fire but am wondering if buying a stronger spray unit like Earlex new stronger spray station gives any added benifits apart from having...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   06-05-2016, 11:38 AM
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Posted By narhic_fd
Thank you!

Thank you!
Forum: DIY Screen Section   06-04-2016, 07:11 PM
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Views: 82
Posted By narhic_fd
small specs in plexiglass...is it an issue??

are the small blemishes inbeded in the plexiglass, which i guessed accured during manufacturing, a concern when using it for Light Fusion. Here's a pic of what mean:

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Forum: DIY Screen Section   05-14-2016, 07:24 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 146
Posted By narhic_fd
What brand of bright silver metallic or chrome...

What brand of bright silver metallic or chrome would you recomend that is in a can and rollable?? Only silver metallic paints im aware of are the Valspar silver metallic paints, Rustolium silver...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   05-10-2016, 04:11 PM
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Posted By narhic_fd
Does uniform thickness of paint on back of plexiglass effect proper reflectivity??

I know for the most that when people on the DIY forum do TRUE Light Fusion it's with the use of a mirror. Now for those who have a screen bigger then the stander 4 x 8 mirrors that you can get at a...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   03-29-2016, 06:53 PM
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Posted By narhic_fd
Plain, Liqutex paint...can it be rolled or sprayed??

I want to apply some liquitex paint onto a substrate but not sure how to go about it. I don't want to mix it with anything, just the Liquitex paint BY ITSELF. I'm guessing I could spray it using my...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   03-18-2016, 08:04 PM
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Posted By narhic_fd
Yeah, I found the post on page 75. with the new...

Yeah, I found the post on page 75. with the new formula did you have to add the extra UPW that was mentioned to help combat the graininess as you went darker in shade or just increase all the...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   03-18-2016, 11:56 AM
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Posted By narhic_fd
The 3.0 not looking much diff from the 12.0 just...

The 3.0 not looking much diff from the 12.0 just doesn't seem right. I mean, in the the pics up top you can see a diff in shades no prob. Has the introduction of the rustolium silver and the diff in...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   03-17-2016, 06:37 PM
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Posted By narhic_fd
okay, you've cleared some stuff up. i thought in...

okay, you've cleared some stuff up. i thought in the forum post MississippiMan darkess shade in the center was 8.0 or maybe at one point it was 8.0 but is now a 10.0 I'm guessing?? With the current...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   03-17-2016, 05:12 PM
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Posted By narhic_fd
AHHHHHH...I just finally noticed this post...

AHHHHHH...I just finally noticed this post Ftoast. That would explain a few things of why I dont seem to see much diff in degree of darkness from a silver fire 3.0 sample and a 5.0. sample. My...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   03-17-2016, 04:38 PM
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Posted By narhic_fd
I've been using tsp and tbs measuring spoons...

I've been using tsp and tbs measuring spoons instead of ML measuring spoons and it had me thinking. The amount of Naphithol Crimson for the colorant is 50ML, if doing just a normal size batch of...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   03-06-2016, 09:20 PM
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Posted By narhic_fd
Hows 3D brightness on Optoma HD26??

For those of you who own a Optoma HD26 which is 3200 lumens, what would you say is the % of brightness drop once the projector is switched to 3D mode?? This doesn't include the darkening of the DLP...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   02-29-2016, 07:19 PM
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Views: 192,550
Posted By narhic_fd
Yes, with the colorant you sent me last year I...

Yes, with the colorant you sent me last year I made a full batch of Silver Fire 3.0 to use and spray. After that I didn't have enough Colorant left over to do much and left it as that. Now, I still...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   02-29-2016, 06:43 AM
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Views: 192,550
Posted By narhic_fd
I was thinking that might have been the case. So,...

I was thinking that might have been the case. So, the pic of my colorant up top looks okay??
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