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Forum: Theater Room Items & Accessories   08-30-2014, 05:34 PM
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Posted By BIGmouthinDC
get yourself to IKEA and look at the classic...

get yourself to IKEA and look at the classic Poang series chairs, various colors, leather or fabric cushions. Very comfortable and very light.
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Forum: Theater Room Items & Accessories   08-30-2014, 05:24 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 140
Posted By BIGmouthinDC
you either screw a bracket onto the back of the...

you either screw a bracket onto the back of the speaker cabinet, it is usually a wood product and screw holes won't change the performance as long as you keep the screws in the holes or find a...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   08-30-2014, 05:14 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 356
Posted By BIGmouthinDC
Not really you can do a theater using sound...

Not really you can do a theater using sound isolation methods. The inspections are all the same pre-drywall You just need to be prepared to explain why you have some loose wires hanging in the...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   08-30-2014, 03:22 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 101
Posted By BIGmouthinDC
I hope you mean clips and hat channel not ...

I hope you mean clips and hat channel not resilient channel.

on those spaces you are concerned about, you could fit in a wall blocking those pathways or assume that your will do such a good job...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   08-30-2014, 03:58 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 356
Posted By BIGmouthinDC
I run two conduits. One to the projector and one...

I run two conduits. One to the projector and one to behind the false front screen wall. I don't even run the cables to those locations until the theater is past the paint stage. For the surrounds I...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   08-29-2014, 07:18 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 158
Posted By BIGmouthinDC
sound to the upstairs won't only go through the...

sound to the upstairs won't only go through the ceiling. it will go up inside the walls the principle is called flanking. Save your money on the extra insulation it won't make a bit of difference in...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   08-29-2014, 01:51 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 153
Posted By BIGmouthinDC
I sit 130 inches to the eyeball from a 116 wide...

I sit 130 inches to the eyeball from a 116 wide 2.35:1 screen
Forum: Theater Room Items & Accessories   08-29-2014, 01:38 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 689
Posted By BIGmouthinDC
It is the eight custom gray leather chairs that...

It is the eight custom gray leather chairs that were promised a long time ago. In fact at one point (now over 4 weeks ago) my client was told they were just waiting customs clearance to cross the...
Forum: Community News & Polls   08-29-2014, 01:19 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,603
Posted By BIGmouthinDC
my first projector was the H79 from Optima which...

my first projector was the H79 from Optima which was a 720P DLP dark chip 3? I wasn't pleased when the list price dropped 30% less than a year after release and was doubly disturbed when it...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   08-29-2014, 08:49 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 362
Posted By BIGmouthinDC
Absolutely positively not, slow down and get the...

Absolutely positively not, slow down and get the right stuff. you want stuff that has a high NRC sound absorbing coefficient as duct liner, that is why buy duct liner. The walls should be drywalled...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   08-29-2014, 05:42 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 510
Posted By BIGmouthinDC
I would rate those as prices you quote someone...

I would rate those as prices you quote someone you really don't want to work with.
Forum: Theater Room Items & Accessories   08-29-2014, 05:35 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 202
Posted By BIGmouthinDC
it is the un-amplified analog signal wires that...

it is the un-amplified analog signal wires that are prone to picking up the interference, like a subwoofer cable.
Forum: Theater Room Items & Accessories   08-28-2014, 06:05 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 689
Posted By BIGmouthinDC
I've never been there but the people I've talked...

I've never been there but the people I've talked to describe it as a surprisingly small converted house with an building out back with some samples. Not a large furniture store. They are basically an...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   08-28-2014, 05:57 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 362
Posted By BIGmouthinDC
bring the flex tube into the column at the bottom...

bring the flex tube into the column at the bottom through the wall with the other room, bring it up to the top and surround with loose fill insulation and you have functionally the same as Ted's...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   08-28-2014, 03:00 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 362
Posted By BIGmouthinDC
I would make modifications to that dead vent....

I would make modifications to that dead vent. study the travel distance from the opening at the top to the flex duct coming in. The walls of the flex duct offer no real resistance to sound. You want...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   08-28-2014, 10:57 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 435
Posted By BIGmouthinDC
I put an inlet next to the existing outlet at the...

I put an inlet next to the existing outlet at the panel.
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   08-28-2014, 08:42 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 435
Posted By BIGmouthinDC
not all is lost, you can just disconnect the wire...

not all is lost, you can just disconnect the wire feeding that circuit at the service panel and connect your UPS up to that circuit.
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   08-28-2014, 07:20 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 435
Posted By BIGmouthinDC
Projectors go through a cool down phase with the...

Projectors go through a cool down phase with the fan running after shut down for a reason, I always recommend a UPS for the projector circuit. If power is cut the residual heat in the bulb has no...
Forum: Theater Room Items & Accessories   08-28-2014, 06:31 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 689
Posted By BIGmouthinDC
crap, I have a client who ordered 8 custom...

crap, I have a client who ordered 8 custom leather Jaymar seats and has been waiting and waiting. Then SG said "the factory is closed for the summer vacation BS....................still waiting....
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   08-27-2014, 07:14 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 181
Posted By BIGmouthinDC
Those are large reclining theater seats. Just a...

Those are large reclining theater seats. Just a heads up starting at the back of the room forward. If you shove the rear row to the back wall the front row would need to be 6 1/2 off the back wall....
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   08-27-2014, 11:25 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 171
Posted By BIGmouthinDC
I would push the bar to the other side, then when...

I would push the bar to the other side, then when you enter the door you can turn right.
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   08-27-2014, 10:09 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 181
Posted By BIGmouthinDC
What style seating are you planning? Three rows...

What style seating are you planning? Three rows in less than 15 ft of room length would be a magic act.
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   08-27-2014, 06:21 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 217
Posted By BIGmouthinDC
Make it the largest size you stated assuming you...

Make it the largest size you stated assuming you want two rows of seating. For the ultimate garage conversion read the sandmans thread.
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   08-27-2014, 05:43 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 230
Posted By BIGmouthinDC
I switched from builders grade York (crap) to...

I switched from builders grade York (crap) to Trane. they have been working great, much quieter. There are things you can do to make them even quieter, Install on a resilient pad to isolated from...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   08-26-2014, 11:04 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 209
Posted By BIGmouthinDC
Obviously some acoustical treatments will be...

Obviously some acoustical treatments will be required but I'll leave that to those experts.
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