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Forum: DIY Screen Section   07-23-2016, 02:51 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 97
Posted By MississippiMan
What is really important is image quality, and...

What is really important is image quality, and that relates directly to how dynamic it is. Sharpness, contrast, brightness....lose just one and your just not there.

So let's look at brightness. ...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   07-23-2016, 02:28 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 49
Posted By MississippiMan
Yep.... Star Trek obviously is not as...

Yep....

Star Trek obviously is not as zealously watched over as Led Zepplen.
Forum: DIY Screen Section   07-23-2016, 10:33 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 23
Posted By MississippiMan
Well first off if you can wait for / spring for...

Well first off if you can wait for / spring for the 5040, do so and get a leg up on whatever results your hoping for.

If getting the best possible image in any degree of ambient light is of...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   07-23-2016, 10:25 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 49
Posted By MississippiMan
Carl, Thank you for the attempt, but the...

Carl,

Thank you for the attempt, but the content is being Blocked for Copyright reasons. They are getting more and more stringent about such things, so much so that if the Video is longer than a...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   07-23-2016, 03:38 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 97
Posted By MississippiMan
I can't respond yet, but I will later today. ...

I can't respond yet, but I will later today.

Just be advised you need gain,and painting any higher gain paint on anthing less than a perfect surface will show up that surfaces defects. At 200" no...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   07-23-2016, 03:32 AM
Replies: 217
Views: 4,427
Posted By MississippiMan
Ftoast advice only reflects a simple premise, but...

Ftoast advice only reflects a simple premise, but not something valid when dealing with large projected images. So no, I don't agree it was good advice. That makes me agree with my statement.
...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   07-22-2016, 09:26 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 167
Posted By MississippiMan
That sounds really promising! I sincerely hope...

That sounds really promising! I sincerely hope it works out that you do have that availability and I will look forward to reports on your progress!
Forum: DIY Screen Section   07-22-2016, 06:29 AM
Replies: 217
Views: 4,427
Posted By MississippiMan
The Thread's Tirle set the stage for the end results....

The biggest issue is using a PJ that has less than Interstellar Blacks and expecting those Blacks to magically improve.

When I posted what seem to make jsumm52 think was a wrong concept, the...
Forum: Screens   07-21-2016, 04:34 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 171
Posted By MississippiMan
Stephens dedication to achieving the best...

Stephens dedication to achieving the best possible performance at the most reasonable price point possible was a primary reason I got behind him over 1 year ago.

It has been quite a ride for us...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   07-21-2016, 03:51 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 198
Posted By MississippiMan
Now that looks really nice,(...and BIG...:eek:)...

Now that looks really nice,(...and BIG...:eek:) and clearly shows that even with a Black backer, the White front layer retains and reflects light quite well.
Forum: DIY Screen Section   07-21-2016, 03:48 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 177
Posted By MississippiMan
Neither Valid or Correct....just Wholly Misleading

Ftoast,

Well...even using a term, " very similarly" doesn't mean to say "as good as" or "as effective as", and in any case certainly cannot match up to the posted results and "visually based"...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   07-21-2016, 03:22 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 198
Posted By MississippiMan
No.

No.
Forum: DIY Screen Section   07-21-2016, 03:21 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 56
Posted By MississippiMan
Small imperfections (Bumps & Ridges) show up...

Small imperfections (Bumps & Ridges) show up predominantly because they cast shadows around their edges when hit by the bright light of a projector.

That also applies to cracks and depressions.
...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   07-20-2016, 04:30 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 198
Posted By MississippiMan
As Pulsar so concisely stated, white over black...

As Pulsar so concisely stated, white over black is best.

But the "why" could use a bit more elaborating on because obviously you've read a lot of material, some controdictory in nature.



...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   07-19-2016, 07:31 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 290
Posted By MississippiMan
The stand-off members should be position well to...

The stand-off members should be position well to the inside of the perimeter of the screen, and probably could / should also entain the needed framing for the Center Channel.

It's not a hard thing...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   07-19-2016, 07:24 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 154
Posted By MississippiMan
All the Cloth material at Carl's needs to be...

All the Cloth material at Carl's needs to be stretched..some more that others, but all to a point simply using staples is NOT recommended. The Pro-White or Pro-Gray hangs very straight because it's...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   07-19-2016, 07:10 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 177
Posted By MississippiMan
Yes...to a certain degree.... No...because...

Yes...to a certain degree....

No...because doing so is not the same, nor does a Brown derived from the normal method of tinting wash out neutral Gray. It washes out...Brown.

I've shown how the...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   07-18-2016, 10:05 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 167
Posted By MississippiMan
Dreamer, Are you saying you have actually...

Dreamer,

Are you saying you have actually tried the method you described....or are you just speculating that it would work?

Even Furniture Grade, A/B Plywood can develop a bow once the sheet is...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   07-18-2016, 09:55 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 73
Posted By MississippiMan
Doing it right the first time out is always the...

Doing it right the first time out is always the best course to chart.

I have a link in my signature you can follow that will give you some ideas, or you can instead attempt to make up an advanced...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   07-18-2016, 09:45 PM
Replies: 217
Views: 4,427
Posted By MississippiMan
Sorry jsumm52, but the facts as stated are true,...

Sorry jsumm52, but the facts as stated are true, your just not using the application correctly.

You cannot take a weak performing PJ with mundane Blacks, show it in a room with any degree of...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   07-18-2016, 09:12 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 154
Posted By MississippiMan
Unfortunately, most all the people selling paint...

Unfortunately, most all the people selling paint on Amazon & youtube are in fact Killing people with their underwhelming or misrepresented products, all of which are sold at exorbitant prices.
...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   07-18-2016, 12:14 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 154
Posted By MississippiMan
I hope that choice works out for you. ...

I hope that choice works out for you.

Anxiously awaiting those pics!
Forum: DIY Screen Section   07-18-2016, 11:49 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 136
Posted By MississippiMan
If they have a 1.5 gain Gray, I didn't know it. ...

If they have a 1.5 gain Gray, I didn't know it.

Much will depend on how they have accomplished that 1.5 gain.

Be sure your ordering Amazon...Prime hopefully. You want to be able to send it back...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   07-18-2016, 06:08 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 64
Posted By MississippiMan
White over Black would be best. Speakers can...

White over Black would be best.

Speakers can be anywhere from 1" to 3" back.

Not much else to relate, you seem to have done your Homework and have a well versed set of plans in hand.

Git'er...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   07-18-2016, 06:04 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 73
Posted By MississippiMan
Well, some money will be needed to be spent just...

Well, some money will be needed to be spent just to get you ready to go.

At the size screen you have mentioned a 1.0 gain surface gives you just 11 Foot lamberts. Any paint or material that drops...
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