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Forum: Rear Projection Units   11-30-2006, 09:22 AM
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Views: 143
Posted By Dylan
Can any of the 55-60 inch RPTV's take a computer...

Can any of the 55-60 inch RPTV's take a computer input over DVI/HDMI at native resolution and display without any scaling or overscan?
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   10-29-2006, 06:57 PM
Replies: 4,027
Views: 596,271
Posted By Dylan
What is the maximum distance you can comfortably...

What is the maximum distance you can comfortably read computer text at 1920x1080 with this TV? And for comparison's sake, what is the maximum resolution you find comfortable on a 17" laptop?
Forum: Rear Projection Units   01-20-2005, 12:03 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 192
Posted By Dylan
Don't spend a lot of money. It's just a pin...

Don't spend a lot of money. It's just a pin adapter and there are no active electronics.

Here's a inexpensive one:

http://www.buy.com/retail/product.asp?sku=90140123&loc=
Forum: HDTV Programming   01-18-2005, 08:00 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 729
Posted By Dylan
Damn. I missed it. Hopefully it'll be on again. ...

Damn. I missed it. Hopefully it'll be on again.

Curiously, did anyone notice if they used music from A Tribute to Jack Johnson by Miles Davis? Miles made it for a movie that was never released...
Forum: HDTV Programming   01-07-2005, 10:39 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,383
Posted By Dylan
I expected to hate this movie but actually quite...

I expected to hate this movie but actually quite liked it. It had the usual romantic comedy formula but the performances were good and it made me laugh and care about the characters. Sandler has...
Forum: HDTV Programming   12-30-2004, 10:25 AM
Replies: 121
Views: 5,976
Posted By Dylan
I'm not surprised that many people don't care....

I'm not surprised that many people don't care. My wife can see the difference but doesn't really care. She's just as happy to watch on the old 27" in the bedroom as she is on the home theater. Bless...
Forum: Rear Projection Units   12-15-2004, 01:24 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,579
Posted By Dylan
Personally, the compulsiveness about perfection...

Personally, the compulsiveness about perfection has lessened with age. Not that I'm particularly old - just 31 - but I have a very different mindset about these things then I did just 5 years ago.
...
Forum: Speakers   11-16-2004, 09:33 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,313
Posted By Dylan
I don't have the matched sub so maybe there is a...

I don't have the matched sub so maybe there is a synergy. I was using them with an SVS sub crossed over at 120 - which is the -3 dB point for the satellites. I found them lacking in dynamics in the...
Forum: Speakers   11-07-2004, 07:10 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,313
Posted By Dylan
I'm going to be the dissenting opinion here. I...

I'm going to be the dissenting opinion here. I have a pair of the single speaker Orbs. I love the appearance but not the sound. I find them unsatisfying like I've found every single driver micro...
Forum: HDTV Programming   09-26-2004, 10:20 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 353
Posted By Dylan
I think the answer is easy - DirecTV because of...

I think the answer is easy - DirecTV because of TiVo. It doesn't matter how much HD is available if I can't watch it when I have the time. I've had an HD receiver and display for 4+ years but I only...
Forum: HDTV Programming   09-13-2004, 03:37 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 3,421
Posted By Dylan
Quote: Originally posted by JoeInNVa Which...

Quote:
Originally posted by JoeInNVa
Which will most likely change next year...
DirecTV has an exclusive contract through the 2007 season. So 2008 is the earliest it could be available elsewhere....
Forum: HDTV Programming   09-06-2004, 09:12 AM
Replies: 92
Views: 3,192
Posted By Dylan
Quote: Originally posted by mitchrc I've...

Quote:
Originally posted by mitchrc
I've seen Bush speak twice and both times he did not have so much as a crib note in his hand.
You don't have to carry the notes in your hand to have a script....
Forum: HDTV Programming   09-05-2004, 12:06 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 3,192
Posted By Dylan
Bush looked better and that's not bias speaking...

Bush looked better and that's not bias speaking because I won't be voting for him. Kerry sweated a lot and I found his constant foot shuffling to be distracting. But we all know Bush is the more...
Forum: HDTV Programming   09-05-2004, 11:53 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,288
Posted By Dylan
OTA CBS looks better then D* Bravo to me.

OTA CBS looks better then D* Bravo to me.
Forum: DIY Screen Section   07-01-2004, 01:41 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 6,087
Posted By Dylan
My friend measured the Dazian Celtic Cloth for...

My friend measured the Dazian Celtic Cloth for me and it attenuates about 1 db/octave. His measurements started at 1 kHz where it was down about 1 db and it was down 6 db by 20 kHz.
...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   06-30-2004, 07:46 AM
Replies: 8,536
Views: 486,681
Posted By Dylan
Quote: Originally posted by GreyGhost00 Same...

Quote:
Originally posted by GreyGhost00
Same thing happens on my HR10-250. I can occasionally get Baltimore, but it's usually a flukey thing. Every now and then I'll pop into the signal strength...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   05-18-2004, 11:21 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 107
Posted By Dylan
I asked and searched a few months ago and didn't...

I asked and searched a few months ago and didn't get any recommendations so I had to pick someone blindly from the phone book. They did the installation this morning and I'm happy with their work...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   05-18-2004, 11:15 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 95
Posted By Dylan
I had a ChannelMaster 4248 + amp professionally...

I had a ChannelMaster 4248 + amp professionally installed this morning. I live 40 miles from the DC towers and 55 miles from the Balt ones. I was worried I wouldn't even be able to get the DC...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   02-11-2004, 02:36 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 179
Posted By Dylan
The shop on Rt 50 near 7 corners is called Sound...

The shop on Rt 50 near 7 corners is called Sound Images.
Forum: Rear Projection Units   02-04-2004, 12:17 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 328
Posted By Dylan
The Tech Craft SWE42 is designed specifically...

The Tech Craft SWE42 is designed specifically for the 42" GWIII. It's got cups that hold the feet of the TV and a clamp that couples the TV to the stand so it can't slide around or come off.

I'm...
Forum: Rear Projection Units   01-26-2004, 03:48 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 7,828
Posted By Dylan
I own the 42" GWIII and I like it a lot. But the...

I own the 42" GWIII and I like it a lot. But the black level definitely leaves something to be desired. I don't mean to offend anyone but if you think the GWIII has a good black level then I don't...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   01-19-2004, 02:19 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 503
Posted By Dylan
Any recommendations? I called Leesburg Antenna...

Any recommendations? I called Leesburg Antenna but the guy never called me back.

Thanks.

-Dylan
Forum: Rear Projection Units   01-15-2004, 09:48 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,057
Posted By Dylan
I always bought it when I was renting. I never...

I always bought it when I was renting. I never used it but I thought ten bucks a month was well worth it. The owners insurance on the property is not going to cover your possessions in case of fire...
Forum: Rear Projection Units   12-29-2003, 06:30 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 122
Posted By Dylan
I'm trying to figure out whether it will fit in...

I'm trying to figure out whether it will fit in my Audi A6 wagon. The dimension that might be a problem is the height. How much does the box add to the 32.25" height?

Alternatively, I could...
Forum: Screens   12-15-2003, 06:19 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 549
Posted By Dylan
I don't have the space for rear projection. I'll...

I don't have the space for rear projection. I'll play around with it when I get my stuff unpacked but I think I'm going to have to accept that the best I can do is a 42" EDTV plasma.
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