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Forum: 2.35:1 Constant Image Height Chat   02-13-2016, 08:40 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 608
Posted By Daffypuck
Wow, It seems like Im getting shafted where I...

Wow, It seems like Im getting shafted where I live. All we have is IMAX (not even a real IMAX imo), and Regal RPX for our premium screens. I went and saw TFA , again, tonight and quickly noticed the...
Forum: Screens   02-13-2016, 09:16 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 92
Posted By Daffypuck
Oh, OK. Thanks for that explanation. So in...

Oh, OK. Thanks for that explanation. So in reality, it still isn't "true" 2.35:1, just upscaled to take advantage of more light from the projector.To have a true 2.35/2.40:1 source, the source would...
Forum: Screens   02-12-2016, 09:50 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 92
Posted By Daffypuck
If all the Panny is doing is zooming a 1920x820...

If all the Panny is doing is zooming a 1920x820 image, then how does a A-lens change that to a 1920x1080 image? Isnt all the lens doing is stretching and magnifying the 1920x820 image? A lens cant...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   02-11-2016, 02:52 PM
Replies: 5,033
Views: 386,104
Posted By Daffypuck
Question yall. Im a bit confused on one subject....

Question yall. Im a bit confused on one subject. Im wanting to upgrade to this projector to have the ability to watch 2.35:1 material and maximize what the projector can do. I know this projector can...
Forum: 2.35:1 Constant Image Height Chat   02-11-2016, 12:43 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 352
Posted By Daffypuck
Hers a good video showing the difference. ...

Hers a good video showing the difference.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qi0aBVv5LgY
Forum: Screens   02-11-2016, 11:37 AM
Replies: 2,118
Views: 444,512
Posted By Daffypuck
Hey yall, ran across this Craigslist. Is it a...

Hey yall, ran across this Craigslist. Is it a decent screen? I know my stereos and TVs, but I know nothing about screens. Thanks!
CL listing:http://nashville.craigslist.org/for/5440462096.html
Forum: Screens   02-11-2016, 11:05 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 92
Posted By Daffypuck
Need some advice on a screen

Hey yall, Ive finally decided to upgrade my projector and screen. I want a projector that will display true 2.35:1 AR. Im leaning towards the Panasonic AE8000U. (Any opinions on that?) But my real...
Forum: Audio Theory, Setup, and Chat   02-06-2016, 03:10 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 213
Posted By Daffypuck
Again, Thanks for the great info. Heres a good...

Again, Thanks for the great info. Heres a good article I found a few days ago while reading up on the subject.
http://www.tested.com/starwars/460476-star-wars-and-explosion-dolby-stereo/
Forum: Audio Theory, Setup, and Chat   02-06-2016, 08:57 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 213
Posted By Daffypuck
Thank you for the well conveyed explanation....

Thank you for the well conveyed explanation. Thats what I was looking for. So, Dolby Stereo, which was kind of invented for, or given a boost by Star Wars, is the predecessor of the later Dolby Pro...
Forum: Audio Theory, Setup, and Chat   02-06-2016, 12:29 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 213
Posted By Daffypuck
Thanks for the clarification! So basically, its a...

Thanks for the clarification! So basically, its a quad-stereo signal, with, in laymens terms, 4 channel stereo with directional steering to each of the 2 channels, rather it be the front or rear...
Forum: Audio Theory, Setup, and Chat   02-05-2016, 06:12 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 213
Posted By Daffypuck
Thanks yall. So how is the signal sent? Is it a...

Thanks yall. So how is the signal sent? Is it a stereo LT/RT front speakers with the same signal going to a center channel, then the surrounds are stereo as well? Or is it more like a Pro Logic...
Forum: Audio Theory, Setup, and Chat   02-04-2016, 10:50 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 213
Posted By Daffypuck
No, Its the Team Negative1 silverscreen edition....

No, Its the Team Negative1 silverscreen edition. And I forgot, it was from a Spanish 35mm print and they had to use a LD track for the audio. They do plan on releasing a newer version with a 35mm...
Forum: Audio Theory, Setup, and Chat   02-03-2016, 07:22 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 213
Posted By Daffypuck
Thanks for the reply, Maybe an explanation...

Thanks for the reply,

Maybe an explanation of the movie would help. A group of fans performed a restore on a 35mm print of Star Wars from 1977. That particular print had a stereo track with a...
Forum: Audio Theory, Setup, and Chat   02-03-2016, 06:21 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 213
Posted By Daffypuck
What mode to use for a stereo track movie?

I know the answer seems to be in the thread title, but I recently got a movie that is intended to be viewed and listened as it was presented in the 70's, a 35mm stereo track/mono soundtrack title....
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   07-26-2015, 09:39 AM
Replies: 24,402
Views: 1,938,083
Posted By Daffypuck
Well, after further looking and listening, what I...

Well, after further looking and listening, what I think has occurred is that Ive blown the tweeters on my front mains. I switched out the center channel to the front main and sure enough, notta. It...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   07-26-2015, 12:23 AM
Replies: 24,402
Views: 1,938,083
Posted By Daffypuck
Correction, I just watched a movie and noticed...

Correction, I just watched a movie and noticed that even on multi-channel seting (for a blu-ray) that the mains sounded muffled. The center, surrounds and sub seemed to be fine. Im not sure if its...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   07-25-2015, 08:20 PM
Replies: 24,402
Views: 1,938,083
Posted By Daffypuck
I need help guys and gals. My 4311 is doing...

I need help guys and gals. My 4311 is doing something strange and I dont know what to do. Ever since I had a party and was cranking, and I mean cranking, some 2 channel music, for some reason none of...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   07-10-2013, 07:18 PM
Replies: 24,402
Views: 1,938,083
Posted By Daffypuck
Thanx smoothie. I talked to a Denon tech today...

Thanx smoothie. I talked to a Denon tech today while I was at work. I think I figured out what may be wrong, plus he also told me how to save the settings to my PC. I'll give it a try when I get...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   07-09-2013, 10:41 PM
Replies: 24,402
Views: 1,938,083
Posted By Daffypuck
I didn't know you can do that!

I didn't know you can do that!
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   07-09-2013, 08:37 PM
Replies: 24,402
Views: 1,938,083
Posted By Daffypuck
Same issue here, well almost. Mine won't switch...

Same issue here, well almost. Mine won't switch the hdmi outputs when a signal is sent to them. It's stuck on one output, or the second is simply broken. Someone suggested a soft reset, which hasn't...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   07-05-2013, 04:21 PM
Replies: 24,402
Views: 1,938,083
Posted By Daffypuck
Well, once again I spend a ton of money on the...

Well, once again I spend a ton of money on the next best thing and as almost always, I have an issue with it. I switched from Onkyo after having 3 of 4 blow up, to Denon hoping I would get a better...
Forum: Speakers   05-09-2013, 01:18 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,196
Posted By Daffypuck
That is absolutely true! My next upgrade will...

That is absolutely true! My next upgrade will not be equipment, but a new room!! Im pretty happy with the gear I have now, its just a matter of having a room thats conducive to HI-FI. One thing I...
Forum: Speakers   05-08-2013, 08:24 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,196
Posted By Daffypuck
http://www.avsforum.com/content/type/61/id/205145...

http://www.avsforum.com/content/type/61/id/205145/width/350/height/700/flags/LL (http://www.avsforum.com/content/type/61/id/205145/)Took y'all's advice, and was just curious, and got a hearing test....
Forum: Speakers   04-22-2013, 04:58 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,196
Posted By Daffypuck
Yelnach, sorry about that. I went back & re read...

Yelnach, sorry about that. I went back & re read your first comment and realized I misinterpreted the first part of your post. Thanks for the suggestion. I'll definitely give it a try.
Forum: Speakers   04-22-2013, 04:26 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,196
Posted By Daffypuck
Thanks y'all. All humor aside, I know this post...

Thanks y'all. All humor aside, I know this post is beating the preverbial dead horse, but I've learned more in the past 18 months than I did in the previous 20+ years by the several forums I've been...
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