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Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   07-14-2014, 10:21 AM
Replies: 303
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Posted By David Shapiro
FWIW, I have my Darbee set to %40. I also used...

FWIW, I have my Darbee set to %40. I also used max dynamic black. I've been experimenting, and to my eyes, those are the settings that work best for me.
I'll reiterate that you guys can wake me...
Forum: Ultra Hi-End HT Gear ($20,000+)   07-10-2014, 01:41 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 854
Posted By David Shapiro
If you're going to buy from the German company on...

If you're going to buy from the German company on EBay, I wouldn't do it. I was burned by then on a projector purchase. Only positive was that it was covered by a warranty.
David
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   07-10-2014, 01:12 PM
Replies: 303
Views: 14,891
Posted By David Shapiro
I didn't measure. But my perceived brightness...

I didn't measure. But my perceived brightness seems equivalent. The issue for me is that we used it as our TV. We really racked up the hours and there was perceptible dimming. I ran it and had it...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   07-07-2014, 06:07 PM
Replies: 303
Views: 14,891
Posted By David Shapiro
I have a microperfed 133" diagonal Studiotek 130...

I have a microperfed 133" diagonal Studiotek 130 with an effective gain of about 1.1. In my, albeit light-controlled room, there are plenty of lumens.

David
Forum: Ultra Hi-End HT Gear ($20,000+)   06-19-2014, 07:21 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,340
Posted By David Shapiro
Had a Superbowl party and one of the uninvited...

Had a Superbowl party and one of the uninvited (teen) guests was sliding into position, very close to my MBL 101's. He got banished to the back row.

David
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   06-19-2014, 07:16 AM
Replies: 303
Views: 14,891
Posted By David Shapiro
Some thoughts after living with this projector...

Some thoughts after living with this projector for about 6 weeks. The picture is outstanding. Punchy color, no noticeable motion artifacts and very good resolution.
It's replaced a DPI 260HC which...
Forum: Ultra Hi-End HT Gear ($20,000+)   05-27-2014, 03:25 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,932
Posted By David Shapiro
Mark ran frequency checks on the room for each...

Mark ran frequency checks on the room for each separate sub, 3 in all.
He hooked them up to a Behringer equalizer and then to a Bryston sub crossover to
modify the response. It was a lot of work,...
Forum: Ultra Hi-End HT Gear ($20,000+)   05-26-2014, 10:31 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,932
Posted By David Shapiro
Wow! What a tremendous amount of work. I did it...

Wow! What a tremendous amount of work. I did it the easy way. I bought multiple subs from Mark Seaton and included room calibration in the price.
MUCH easier, and a better result to boot.

David
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   04-30-2014, 01:18 PM
Replies: 303
Views: 14,891
Posted By David Shapiro
I just bought a refurbished model at an...

I just bought a refurbished model at an excellent price, just to try it as compared to my current DPI 260 highlite. Long story short, I'm selling the highlite and moving to the MCine LED 1000. The...
Forum: Ultra Hi-End HT Gear ($20,000+)   04-03-2014, 08:12 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 799
Posted By David Shapiro
Did anybody see the DPI 3 chip LED in action....

Did anybody see the DPI 3 chip LED in action. How did it look?

David
Forum: Ultra Hi-End HT Gear ($20,000+)   10-17-2013, 10:09 AM
Replies: 209
Views: 42,060
Posted By David Shapiro
Just got it. Using it for my DP highlite 260. It...

Just got it. Using it for my DP highlite 260. It is great in my system. For now, have it at Full Pop %50. How did I ever go without the Darblet?

David
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   10-03-2013, 01:26 PM
Replies: 303
Views: 14,891
Posted By David Shapiro
Can anybody who has seen both compare this...

Can anybody who has seen both compare this projector to the SIM2 Mico 150. I'm asking since that's also a one chip DLP with about 1000 lumens.

Thanks
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   09-29-2013, 06:17 PM
Replies: 214
Views: 9,805
Posted By David Shapiro
Quote:Originally Posted by AV Science Sales...

Quote:Originally Posted by AV Science Sales 5 http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/t/1491994/cedia-attendees-please-report-here/90#post_23784930)

If you are...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   09-21-2013, 04:59 AM
Replies: 156
Views: 5,218
Posted By David Shapiro
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Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   09-15-2013, 08:00 AM
Replies: 1,082
Views: 75,205
Posted By David Shapiro
This sounds like a great projector. I want...

This sounds like a great projector. I want one.... when it's lampless.

David
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   08-26-2013, 04:29 PM
Replies: 10,189
Views: 498,276
Posted By David Shapiro
Quote:Originally Posted by mark...

Quote:Originally Posted by mark haflich http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/t/1359018/sony-vpl-vw1000/5550#post_23671096)

First, we are ASSUMING that Sony will...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   08-26-2013, 02:01 PM
Replies: 10,189
Views: 498,276
Posted By David Shapiro
Quote:Originally Posted by...

Quote:Originally Posted by hifiaudio2 http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/t/1359018/sony-vpl-vw1000/5520#post_23669943)

This isnt projector model specific, but...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   08-26-2013, 10:14 AM
Replies: 10,189
Views: 498,276
Posted By David Shapiro
As Mark said, if the Sony had a lampless option,...

As Mark said, if the Sony had a lampless option, I'd be all over it.

David
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   08-21-2013, 08:10 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 665
Posted By David Shapiro
Not really in a hurry. The DPI is excellent. I'm...

Not really in a hurry. The DPI is excellent. I'm just trying to look ahead.
David
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   08-19-2013, 12:31 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 665
Posted By David Shapiro
By way of background, I'm ready to redo my 8...

By way of background, I'm ready to redo my 8 year old room, originally set up for a 720p 3-chip. I changed to a DPI 260 Hilite HC, which is fine for now.
What i really want is constant height...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   08-05-2013, 07:37 AM
Replies: 285
Views: 48,075
Posted By David Shapiro
Excellent advice re Gik and multiple subs. ...

Excellent advice re Gik and multiple subs.
David
Forum: Ultra Hi-End HT Gear ($20,000+)   07-27-2013, 05:34 PM
Replies: 819
Views: 51,920
Posted By David Shapiro
Very interesting thread. I just got a Bryston...

Very interesting thread. I just got a Bryston SP3. This after massaging the passive acoustics with a local guru. He happens to also manufacture subs, and part of the purchase of 3 of his monsters...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   07-14-2013, 07:58 AM
Replies: 1,428
Views: 46,561
Posted By David Shapiro
So, my new (to me) Bryston SP3 is coming...

So, my new (to me) Bryston SP3 is coming Tuesday. I currently have Bryston 28 SST2's powering MBL 101 E's as front channels, a Bryston 14b SST2 powering an MBL 101E as a center and a Bryston...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   04-02-2013, 08:08 PM
Replies: 285
Views: 48,075
Posted By David Shapiro
Please be sure to give us some details of your...

Please be sure to give us some details of your theater, screen size, material, throw, etc.
Thanks much,
David
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   04-02-2013, 04:44 PM
Replies: 285
Views: 48,075
Posted By David Shapiro
Certainly very intriguing. I loved the picture...

Certainly very intriguing. I loved the picture of the previous gen LED projectors, but they were too dim on my 120" wide microperf screen. Saw the DPI and the Sim2 Mico 50. Hope they have one in the...
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