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Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   11-13-2012, 12:46 PM
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Posted By kevoin
I am confused as to how big of a screen i should...

I am confused as to how big of a screen i should build and where i should mount my projector. My main issue is that i have a very low drop ceiling. (78") I bought a mount with an extension pole, so...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   11-07-2012, 01:22 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 299
Posted By kevoin
I am about to start the build on my first "home...

I am about to start the build on my first "home theater," and looking for some insight. I need an acoustically transparent screen because of space issues. So here is what i bought:
Optoma HD20...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   11-05-2012, 06:58 AM
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Views: 749,865
Posted By kevoin
I just purchased a Monoprice Ceiling Bracket...

I just purchased a Monoprice Ceiling Bracket #3010 for this projector and couldn't get it to fit right. Does anyone have any recommendations for a ceiling mount with the extension pole under $100...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   10-19-2012, 07:10 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 236
Posted By kevoin
I appreciate the help guys. I took some...

I appreciate the help guys. I took some measurements last night. the room is 131" x 190". (10.9ft x 15.8ft) The screen will be on the 131" wall. The room is a basement conversion with a low drop...
Forum: Screens   10-18-2012, 09:19 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 240
Posted By kevoin
there is zero light, as there are no windows in...

there is zero light, as there are no windows in that area. the walls are a light blue, the ceiling is a drop-down white and the floor is a light tan. I can paint this wall to be an accent wall, so...
Forum: Screens   10-18-2012, 07:14 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 240
Posted By kevoin
I am thinking of re-doing my basement setup. I...

I am thinking of re-doing my basement setup. I currently have a 47" LCD mounted to the wall with in-wall R,L &C. I'd like to move on to a Optoma HD20 with a 92-100" fixed screen. I would still like...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   10-18-2012, 07:09 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 236
Posted By kevoin
I am thinking of re-doing my basement setup. I...

I am thinking of re-doing my basement setup. I currently have a 47" LCD mounted to the wall with in-wall R,L &C. I'd like to move on to a Optoma HD20 with a 92-100" fixed screen. I would still like...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   01-08-2010, 10:56 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 742
Posted By kevoin
okay, i understand this years models are the B...

okay, i understand this years models are the B series. and the 550 is the top tier of the 3 "5" series models. So i guess the new question is... should i get the vizio with twice the refresh rate,...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   01-08-2010, 09:29 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 742
Posted By kevoin
now i am thoroughly confused. i see the LN46A550...

now i am thoroughly confused. i see the LN46A550 and LN46B530 for around the same price. not sure what the differance is with the A and B, and also the 550 and 530? are these both old sets, and if...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   01-08-2010, 08:59 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 742
Posted By kevoin
Quote:Originally Posted by hi im drummer03...

Quote:Originally Posted by hi im drummer03 http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/17879768)

You can get the LN46B550 for under 1k. So get the nwere...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   01-08-2010, 08:41 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 742
Posted By kevoin
hey guys, i am looking to purchase a 46"+ LCD...

hey guys, i am looking to purchase a 46"+ LCD for my new basement area. I currently have a Samsung LN-S4051D upstairs and love the picture. it's been a great tv, aside from having to get the power...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   01-07-2010, 12:19 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 755
Posted By kevoin
Quote:Originally Posted by zervinb...

Quote:Originally Posted by zervinb http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/17873094)

So that means it is a step-down from the 919. Are you sure that...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   01-07-2010, 11:49 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 755
Posted By kevoin
Quote:Originally Posted by zervinb...

Quote:Originally Posted by zervinb http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/17872804)

Yep, I think it would be fine. But note this, this will not be a...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   01-07-2010, 11:33 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 755
Posted By kevoin
Quote:Originally Posted by zervinb...

Quote:Originally Posted by zervinb http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/17871998)

I have the 1019/919 manual downloaded and it says this can be done...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   01-07-2010, 10:47 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 755
Posted By kevoin
and i here you on monoprice, i used them while...

and i here you on monoprice, i used them while setting up my living room. great wires for cheap prices!
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   01-07-2010, 10:45 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 755
Posted By kevoin
Quote:Originally Posted by localnet...

Quote:Originally Posted by localnet http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/17872184)

Do you at least have the speaker cable in? And I am assuming you...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   01-07-2010, 10:27 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 755
Posted By kevoin
thanks so much for the insight zervinb. thats a...

thanks so much for the insight zervinb. thats a little more that i can spend right now. i may have to scrap the idea of putting speakers in the play area and just go with the 5.1. putting those...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   01-07-2010, 10:06 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 755
Posted By kevoin
Quote:Originally Posted by zervinb...

Quote:Originally Posted by zervinb http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/17871839)

you could have a look at the Pioneer VSX-819H-K...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   01-07-2010, 10:01 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 755
Posted By kevoin
do you think it's possible to buy a 7.1...

do you think it's possible to buy a 7.1 receiver, hook the tv area to the standard 5.1 and then put 2 speakers in the play area. and have the harmony set the preferences to 5.1 while watching tv,...
Forum: Speakers   01-07-2010, 09:52 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,580
Posted By kevoin
Quote:Originally Posted by cdepaola...

Quote:Originally Posted by cdepaola http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/17871724)

We don't know which speaker your looking at and both of these...
Forum: General Home Theater & Media/Game Rooms   01-07-2010, 09:43 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 816
Posted By kevoin
Quote:Originally Posted by mdalbke...

Quote:Originally Posted by mdalbke http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/17871600)

i just put together something similar. all except TV are on order...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   01-07-2010, 09:35 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 755
Posted By kevoin
i am trying to research receivers and am not...

i am trying to research receivers and am not sure what i should search for. i am finishing off my basement and have one area for 5.1 movie and tv watching, and behind that is a play area, where i...
Forum: Speakers   01-07-2010, 09:13 AM
Replies: 1,860
Views: 482,967
Posted By kevoin
i was wondering if you guys could help me before...

i was wondering if you guys could help me before i place my order. i am finishing off my basement and will have two areas. one 5.1 setup for tv and movie watching and behind that is a play area.
...
Forum: Speakers   01-07-2010, 07:20 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,580
Posted By kevoin
wondering if anyone has any thoughts on these...

wondering if anyone has any thoughts on these two brands. i am doing a basement renovation and need some inwall speakers to do the setup. i am on a limited budget, and these two brands seem to pop...
Forum: General Home Theater & Media/Game Rooms   01-06-2010, 12:05 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 816
Posted By kevoin
so i did some research here a few years back...

so i did some research here a few years back while setting up my living room. i decided on a HK receiver, athena surrounds and a dayton sub. i have been very pleased with the performance for such a...
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