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Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   04-01-2015, 04:12 PM
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Posted By bigcat
are there known good calibration settings for the...

are there known good calibration settings for the 1.08 firmware?
Forum: Speakers   03-28-2015, 03:34 PM
Replies: 4,042
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Posted By bigcat
I just installed these Pinpoint AM41 mounts....

I just installed these Pinpoint AM41 mounts. Excellent mounts, well built and my P163s look really good in them, worth the money IMO. Thanks for the recommendation.
Forum: Speakers   03-20-2015, 04:47 AM
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Posted By bigcat
Wondering if anyone has their P163s wall mounted?...

Wondering if anyone has their P163s wall mounted? Is it safe to screw into the back wood of these speakers? Any concerns?

I am considering these...
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   03-15-2015, 01:29 PM
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Views: 50,650
Posted By bigcat
Isn't the 2gb ram enough? I'm just asking. I...

Isn't the 2gb ram enough? I'm just asking. I bought my chromebox yesterday.
Forum: Speakers   03-12-2015, 05:31 PM
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Posted By bigcat
The P363s are near the room corners since my 120"...

The P363s are near the room corners since my 120" screen takes most of the wall, but they are still a few inches from the side and back the wall (10 inches or so). Could it be they are "too loud" for...
Forum: Speakers   03-12-2015, 04:16 PM
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Posted By bigcat
my subwoofer level was set to -8.5, so I reduced...

my subwoofer level was set to -8.5, so I reduced its volume and did the audyssey setup again using the primary listening position only as suggested, and it now set the level to -4.5 which is probably...
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   03-12-2015, 09:52 AM
Replies: 1,561
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Posted By bigcat
You don't have to root the FTV to be able to put...

You don't have to root the FTV to be able to put Kodi on it. I am running Kodi fine without rooting it. Take a look at the Kodi/FTV wiki.
Forum: Speakers   03-12-2015, 08:41 AM
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Views: 471,586
Posted By bigcat
Thanks for the good info. When you say change the...

Thanks for the good info. When you say change the gain, you mean volume right? I guess I am confused as to what the value of the Audissey setup is. If you need all these tweaks to make it come up...
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   03-11-2015, 03:54 PM
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Posted By bigcat
thanks, looks like I can get it for $124 from...

thanks, looks like I can get it for $124 from eBay. What do people use as remote to control xbmc?
Forum: Speakers   03-11-2015, 02:34 PM
Replies: 4,042
Views: 471,586
Posted By bigcat
Thanks Soulburner. I have set all speakers to...

Thanks Soulburner. I have set all speakers to small. About the frequency, I have the following in the menu:

Bass frequency: Subwoofer (LFE), crossover => 120Hz. I have changed this to 80Hz for...
Forum: Speakers   03-11-2015, 10:15 AM
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Posted By bigcat
Hey guys, I just finished connecting my new 5.1...

Hey guys, I just finished connecting my new 5.1 system with two P363s, two P163s, a PC351, a polk PSW505 subwoofer, and my Denon AVR1612.

I just ran the audyssey automatic setup on my denon and I...
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   03-10-2015, 07:46 PM
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Posted By bigcat
So I want to give this a try (XBMC on standalone...

So I want to give this a try (XBMC on standalone openelec), I just don't know what hardware to get that would be well supported. Can someone post a link to the chromebox to get? I'd like to be able...
Forum: Speakers   03-04-2015, 04:27 PM
Replies: 4,042
Views: 471,586
Posted By bigcat
What do you have now? Sounds like I'm way behind...

What do you have now? Sounds like I'm way behind lol.

Are there any good deals going on with this line currently? Is the $99 deal likely to come back? You probably don't have a magic ball though.
Forum: Speakers   03-04-2015, 03:08 PM
Replies: 12
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Posted By bigcat
Thanks. Are the prices you are listing currently...

Thanks. Are the prices you are listing currently available? Where?
Forum: Speakers   03-04-2015, 02:27 PM
Replies: 4,042
Views: 471,586
Posted By bigcat
Do you guys know if a Denon AVR1612 would be able...

Do you guys know if a Denon AVR1612 would be able to drive 2xP363s, 1xPC351, and 2xP163s?
Forum: Speakers   03-03-2015, 06:15 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 337
Posted By bigcat
Thanks all. So no tower recommendation right?....

Thanks all. So no tower recommendation right?. What about the Infinity Primus line? Looks like they have some towers for $200 or less. There is a huge thread here so it seems a lot of people like...
Forum: Speakers   03-03-2015, 12:50 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 337
Posted By bigcat
Speaker recommendation

Hi. I have a room 15' by 35', though the sitting area ends at about 20' from the screen. I am currently using a Denon AVR1612, and a set of speakers (6.1) that came with an Onkyo HTIB that I bought 7...
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   03-03-2015, 12:40 PM
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Posted By bigcat
Just curious, where did you get the B1 from....

Just curious, where did you get the B1 from. Also, I thought you were considering the D1 instead. What made you go for the B1?
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   03-01-2015, 06:22 AM
Replies: 1,561
Views: 138,098
Posted By bigcat
I received my FireTV couple of days ago. When...

I received my FireTV couple of days ago. When playing a movie with 5.1 sound from Amazon Instant Video, I am only getting 2.0 sound. If I play the same movie with my PS3, it plays 5.1 sound.

Now,...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   02-28-2015, 07:57 AM
Replies: 11,136
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Posted By bigcat
I'd just caution that if those settings were...

I'd just caution that if those settings were produced before the latest firmware was released they may actually do more harm than good based on what I read. My understanding is that the latest...
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   02-25-2015, 07:18 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 4,871
Posted By bigcat
please let me know if you see the MED1000X3D in...

please let me know if you see the MED1000X3D in stock anywhere. I am thinking of getting the 800 since it is available and my understanding is it has the same functionality just a different form...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   02-19-2015, 12:13 PM
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Posted By bigcat
I've used a Harmony 650 since day one without any...

I've used a Harmony 650 since day one without any problems. That tells me the receiver is just fine when used with a good remote.

Also, using the wifi remote has nothing to do with having the TV...
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   02-17-2015, 05:55 PM
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Posted By bigcat
Who sells the the mede8er in the US? Looks like...

Who sells the the mede8er in the US? Looks like Amazon does not carry them.
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   02-17-2015, 03:55 PM
Replies: 619
Views: 50,944
Posted By bigcat
Which model is better? Are they both compatible...

Which model is better? Are they both compatible with the same file formats?

I am interested in playing files from a NAS, and playing subtitles.
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   02-08-2015, 07:29 PM
Replies: 11,136
Views: 1,721,758
Posted By bigcat
I'm shopping for a UPS for my W1070. Does it...

I'm shopping for a UPS for my W1070. Does it require a pure sine wave UPS? I'd appreciate some recommendations.
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