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Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   04-14-2008, 06:49 AM
Replies: 197
Views: 22,148
Posted By DaveInBerlinNJ
Fours years later... my Z2 based theater is...

Fours years later... my Z2 based theater is still THE place where family and friends want to go to see DVD movies and HDTV events.

Still with original bulb. I don't fiddle with the settings...
Forum: DVD Players (Standard Def)   03-30-2006, 06:54 AM
Replies: 166
Views: 98,961
Posted By DaveInBerlinNJ
DVD player: Momitsu v880 Resolution: 720p ...

DVD player: Momitsu v880
Resolution: 720p
Connection: DVI
Display: Sanyo Z2 (720p native LCD projector) with Carada 106" BW screen
Calibration: THX

Comments: No complaints about the Z2 or the...
Forum: Audio Theory, Setup, and Chat   02-08-2006, 11:36 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 623
Posted By DaveInBerlinNJ
You can do all those things. If your...

You can do all those things.

If your present receiver has "A/B" speaker outputs, just connect your patio speakers to the "B" outputs. These are normally just a stereo pair, which is usually good...
Forum: Screens   02-08-2006, 09:45 AM
Replies: 1,564
Views: 285,476
Posted By DaveInBerlinNJ
Quote:Originally Posted by B Mixon...

Quote:Originally Posted by B Mixon http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/0)

Just recieved the Z4, and recently ordered a 126" criterion BW carada.
It...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   02-03-2006, 08:14 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 408
Posted By DaveInBerlinNJ
Probably could find something similar here: ...

Probably could find something similar here:
http://www.wiremold.com/www/commerci...or_system_id=3 (http://www.wiremold.com/www/commercial/products/index_family.asp?major_system_id=3)

scroll down...
Forum: Remote Control Area   01-26-2006, 10:36 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 247
Posted By DaveInBerlinNJ
"use these infrared commands" (power toggle) ...

"use these infrared commands" (power toggle)

This works for me.
I also leave mine off all the time.
Forum: Home Theater In A Box   01-26-2006, 08:49 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 384
Posted By DaveInBerlinNJ
DVD recorder forum: ...

DVD recorder forum:

http://www.avsforum.com/avs-vb/forumdisplay.php?f=106
Forum: Home Theater In A Box   01-26-2006, 08:44 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 761
Posted By DaveInBerlinNJ
I'd stretch for the Onkyo s780. (not the 580) ...

I'd stretch for the Onkyo s780. (not the 580)

I use the older s760 in my HT (which is larger than your room) and it works well for me. I have a small Samsung system which is similar to the...
Forum: Home Theater In A Box   01-26-2006, 08:33 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,273
Posted By DaveInBerlinNJ
I got a 760 about three years ago, new...

I got a 760 about three years ago, new ("cosmetic" refurb... unblemished), delivered, for UNDER $300... so $250 used is no great bargain. I'd go for the new Yamaha, just for warranty.

Either...
Forum: Home Theater In A Box   01-23-2006, 07:46 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 293
Posted By DaveInBerlinNJ
Run the HDMI cable directly from the DVD player...

Run the HDMI cable directly from the DVD player to the projector.
This will work fine as long as you don't have other video devices (cable, satellite, computer, game systems, etc).

If you want...
Forum: Home Theater In A Box   01-20-2006, 08:33 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,722
Posted By DaveInBerlinNJ
What happenned to the Yammy sytem? Between...

What happenned to the Yammy sytem?

Between the Panasonic and the Onkyo... get the Onkyo. The Onkyo will be able to switch your video input between your devices (xbox, ps2, dvd). It will ROCK you...
Forum: Surround Music Formats   01-20-2006, 07:28 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,157
Posted By DaveInBerlinNJ
Do the CD+DVD discs play on the "afflicted"...

Do the CD+DVD discs play on the "afflicted" players???? I've got a Pio 578.
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   01-20-2006, 06:18 AM
Replies: 10,684
Views: 1,278,530
Posted By DaveInBerlinNJ
Oh, and I agree completely with JWhip on the...

Oh, and I agree completely with JWhip on the Comcast HD broadcasts.

Flyers and (particularly) the Sixers games are superb. Stone cold things of beauty on my 106" screen. I get minor motion...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   01-20-2006, 06:02 AM
Replies: 10,684
Views: 1,278,530
Posted By DaveInBerlinNJ
luton, I don't have an answer for your...

luton,

I don't have an answer for your question, sorry. I would suspect that you could leave both connected t your single input, but would have to re-scan when switching between ATSC-QAM, but I'm...
Forum: Theater Room Items & Accessories   01-19-2006, 05:37 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,156
Posted By DaveInBerlinNJ
6'5" I got the Coasters. They're 090 clones. I...

6'5" I got the Coasters. They're 090 clones. I find them very comfortable, even for extended viewing (LOTR extended edition marathon).

I really liked the 099's. The 099's were the only ones that...
Forum: Theater Room Items & Accessories   01-19-2006, 02:51 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,362
Posted By DaveInBerlinNJ
Sorry for the delay... went out after work last...

Sorry for the delay... went out after work last night and forgot all about this post. Being an old married guy, I don't get out much, and I'm easily distracted.

Anyway, my shelves are:
12" deep....
Forum: Speakers   01-19-2006, 09:58 AM
Replies: 102
Views: 3,125
Posted By DaveInBerlinNJ
If they were flat (radiating sound at all heard...

If they were flat (radiating sound at all heard frequencies, at the same sound level simultaneously) it would be "noise", not music.

Music is the variation of audible frequencies, over time.

...
Forum: Home Theater In A Box   01-19-2006, 07:06 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 919
Posted By DaveInBerlinNJ
Not familiar with that system... just looked it...

Not familiar with that system... just looked it up on Yamaha.

ABSOLUTELY set ALL your speakers to small.
(the speakers are tiny)

Set the LFE signal to got to the sub ONLY.

(quick edit:...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   01-19-2006, 04:22 AM
Replies: 10,684
Views: 1,278,530
Posted By DaveInBerlinNJ
So, to me, that Comcast response seems to...

So, to me, that Comcast response seems to indicate that Olympic hockey will be shown on INHD.

Is Comcast allowed to show Olympic hockey on INHD if Universal HD holds those rights???
Forum: Theater Room Items & Accessories   01-18-2006, 05:02 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,362
Posted By DaveInBerlinNJ
Mine shelves are also notched, and protrude into...

Mine shelves are also notched, and protrude into the openning.

I don't think mine are that deep, but to tell the truth, I have no idea of the actual measurements any more. Haven't played with...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   01-17-2006, 12:31 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,842
Posted By DaveInBerlinNJ
Also have a dry basement. I went with carpet and...

Also have a dry basement. I went with carpet and a thick pad over concrete. The pad is some mold resistant, extra thick stuff (extra expensive too, of course). 100% nylon berber carpet. It's the...
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   01-17-2006, 12:03 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 3,231
Posted By DaveInBerlinNJ
http://valentines.brainerddispatch.c...es/index.s...

http://valentines.brainerddispatch.c...es/index.shtml (http://valentines.brainerddispatch.com/movies/index.shtml)
Forum: Theater Room Items & Accessories   01-17-2006, 11:46 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,362
Posted By DaveInBerlinNJ
Needing to adjust by 1/2"? That sounds wrong. I...

Needing to adjust by 1/2"? That sounds wrong. I did a Larry Fine rack, and my brackets are level. I used old rails I had laying around, and new (short, black) brackets from HD. The brackets were a...
Forum: Home Theater In A Box   01-17-2006, 06:09 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,359
Posted By DaveInBerlinNJ
Thanks for the info Ron. I was waiting for...

Thanks for the info Ron. I was waiting for someone I trusted to confirm what I suspected would be true.

The SVS 7.1 is officially my next step. Still working on convincing the wife that we NEED...
Forum: Home Theater In A Box   01-17-2006, 05:26 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,330
Posted By DaveInBerlinNJ
The mentioned Onkyo or Yamaha systems, properly...

The mentioned Onkyo or Yamaha systems, properly setup, will absolutely POUND your 14x13 room (182 sq ft).

I have an older Onkyo 760, and it provides more than adequate sound levels in my HT,...
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