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Forum: Screens   02-20-2017, 11:17 AM
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Posted By rob80b
Newbie here with projectors but my thoughts...

Newbie here with projectors but my thoughts exactly ........... my first dilemma was was in fact screen size…
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Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   02-18-2017, 03:30 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 571
Posted By rob80b
Pretty content with the 1440, 16:9 instead of...

Pretty content with the 1440, 16:9 instead of 16:10 would have just about made it perfect but seeing I’m watching 2:39 mostly it really does not make a difference.
For any Canucks who may be...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   02-18-2017, 08:34 AM
Replies: 24
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Posted By rob80b
I may be constantly repeating myself but the 1440...

I may be constantly repeating myself but the 1440 (and probably similar output projectors) has far exceeded my expectations at producing an excellent quality picture in a non fully light controlled...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   02-18-2017, 06:47 AM
Replies: 24
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Posted By rob80b
The filters obviously pull back the overall...

The filters obviously pull back the overall brightness and with the 1440 I could almost use the ND4 in some instances and they do a great job at reducing the bars in 2:39, see photo. The ND2 was the...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   02-17-2017, 03:31 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 571
Posted By rob80b
Filters are in so hopefully get some testing in...

Filters are in so hopefully get some testing in this weekend, very few posts if any with high output projectors similar to the 1440 so it will be interesting to see how they tame the light output in...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   02-16-2017, 05:55 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 571
Posted By rob80b
Of the 50% dimming that I’m totally aware of, and...

Of the 50% dimming that I’m totally aware of, and the jury on using a filter is about 50% positive too so thought I’d give it try for the cost of a couple of brew. ;)
As far as the current output...
Forum: Screens   02-15-2017, 01:43 PM
Replies: 1,415
Views: 277,007
Posted By rob80b
Thought I'd add my 2 cents worth after picking...

Thought I'd add my 2 cents worth after picking up an Elunevision Luna 128" Cinegray 1.1 this past weekend.
From: ...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   02-14-2017, 11:50 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 571
Posted By rob80b
With lumens to spare at night I'm going to try...

With lumens to spare at night I'm going to try these....neutral density filters...even a ND4 may work. :D
https://www.amazon.ca/gp/product/B00GTATWN6/ref=od_aui_detailpages00?ie=UTF8&psc=1
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   02-14-2017, 10:10 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 571
Posted By rob80b
First decent snow fall in TO so a fair amount of...

First decent snow fall in TO so a fair amount of reflected light during the day through my opaque blinds ..... haven't really set the alignment for 16:9 but a quick and dirty gives me fairly good...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   02-14-2017, 08:40 AM
Replies: 24
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Posted By rob80b
Theater blacks have always been more or less...

Theater blacks have always been more or less mediocre especially once we got rid of celluloid and for in home.... plasma definitely spoiled us....but I'm finding the overall projected image from the...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   02-14-2017, 08:26 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 571
Posted By rob80b
Thanks Bro.. Can't compete with your bat...

Thanks Bro..
Can't compete with your bat cave......but...
Whole different experience...no going back. :)
Forum: DIY Screen Section   02-12-2017, 08:28 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 274
Posted By rob80b
So true....having a retractable motorized screen...

So true....having a retractable motorized screen makes it even more so. :)

http://i117.photobucket.com/albums/o46/rob80b/Projector/IMG_1038_zpsooukjvod.jpg...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   02-12-2017, 08:07 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 571
Posted By rob80b
Now you see it. ...

Now you see it.
http://i117.photobucket.com/albums/o46/rob80b/Projector/IMG_1038_zpsooukjvod.jpg (http://s117.photobucket.com/user/rob80b/media/Projector/IMG_1038_zpsooukjvod.jpg.html)

Now you...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   02-12-2017, 06:49 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 571
Posted By rob80b
With Eastporters/Elunevision literally just 30...

With Eastporters/Elunevision literally just 30 minutes down the QEW, took Saturday afternoon off to check out their screens and settled on the 128" Luna High-Definition-Cinema-Grey-1.1 motorized, to...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   02-11-2017, 09:59 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 274
Posted By rob80b
Saturday night at at the movies, Epson 1440 &...

Saturday night at at the movies, Epson 1440 & CineGrey screen, great combination. : )
Forum: DIY Screen Section   02-11-2017, 06:25 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 274
Posted By rob80b
Well, for now no time for painting or building...

Well, for now no time for painting or building frames so settled on a motorized 128" 16:9 Cine Grey 1.1 from Elunevision.
http://www.eastporters.com/product/128-elunevision-cinema-grey/

Gained...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   02-09-2017, 10:51 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 342
Posted By rob80b
Thanks Guys....another Canuck here looking for...

Thanks Guys....another Canuck here looking for the right combination...a lot to take in.
Looks great...when not in use... even better when : )
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   02-09-2017, 10:03 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 571
Posted By rob80b
Total fiasco....next....paint job...:rolleyes:

Total fiasco....next....paint job...:rolleyes:
Forum: DIY Screen Section   02-09-2017, 08:09 AM
Replies: 1,215
Views: 82,263
Posted By rob80b
This is very promising and a nice alternative to...

This is very promising and a nice alternative to my recent fiasco of trying to use the Elite CineGrey 3D without a frame to get the maximum size out of my available wall, similar light situation....
Forum: DIY Screen Section   02-09-2017, 05:26 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 274
Posted By rob80b
It did look pretty awful, not too sure what I was...

It did look pretty awful, not too sure what I was thinking...love the blacks though...

From the photos on line it looked more pleasing in terms of surface texture, more like a matte paint so I...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   02-09-2017, 05:20 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 274
Posted By rob80b
Thanks for the heads up, flat as possible would...

Thanks for the heads up, flat as possible would be great...it's going to take a bit more work to get something that is aesthetically pleasing while at the same time getting the largest projection...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   02-08-2017, 08:55 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 274
Posted By rob80b
Well, back to the drawing board, regardless that...

Well, back to the drawing board, regardless that the CineGrey 3D did what it was intended for I cannot live with a "silvery vinyl" looking wall, it looked absolutely horrible, horrendous in my...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   02-08-2017, 09:27 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 274
Posted By rob80b
Thanks for your input Dave.....Quite often I have...

Thanks for your input Dave.....Quite often I have a habit of thinking outside the box...the wall is actually 1/4" smoothed plaster over a foot thick concrete brick wall, no disturbing the neighbors :...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   02-08-2017, 09:08 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 571
Posted By rob80b
CineGrey 3D install... ...

CineGrey 3D install...
http://www.avsforum.com/forum/110-diy-screen-section/2744089-cinegrey-3d-adhered-directly-wall.html#post50585193
Forum: DIY Screen Section   02-08-2017, 09:06 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 274
Posted By rob80b
Should also mention the projector is shelf...

Should also mention the projector is shelf mounted above the head of the viewer so the projection angle is fairly oblique in its reflection.
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