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post #1 of 35 Old 04-21-2020, 11:29 AM - Thread Starter
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Nackers HT Build: Exercising the water damage upgrade rule

Figured a thread was LONG overdue, which is how most of these seem to start

We bought our house almost 7 years ago, and i've had my HT for 6 i think now. The end result turned out to be a pretty nice setup and the basement in general more or less became one giant man-cave with a theater, arcade, pinball machines and a bar. Not too shabby!

It all started when we moved into the house, i had a decent layout in the old house with a large bar and seating area for watching movies on my 65" Panasonic plasma. In the new house, i didn't have quite the same layout, the biggest room in the basement, where the bar was (pictures to come later) had a fireplace in one corner and then 2 support poles near the middle which was making placement of the couch rather difficult. The room is quite large and has 2 good sized windows so i just couldn't quite seem to find the best arrangement. So my wife and I got to talking and there was a 5th bedroom in the basement that we really didn't need, so she said, why don't you turn that into a movie room. Wait, what? You said what? DONE.

So, obviously I quickly got to work on the room design and figuring out what I wanted to do. I'm the kind of guy who does a ton of research, learns what he can and then makes a call and runs with it. I'm also quite handy, as in i haven't found anything I couldn't really do yet, rebuilding engines, check, rebuild tranny, check, drywall, check, electrical, check. So i'm fortunate in that I rarely have to pay anyone to do work for me as I can do it. Ok ok so what did you decide on? At the time I really really liked my 65" plasma, the picture quality was/is amazing for a 1080p TV, but I also wanted to add a projector since I was going to have total light control in the room. I wasn't sure how much I would use the projector (which is 100% now) so i designed everything to work for either the projector or plasma. I wanted 2 rows of seating, so i calculated out the riser height to make sure it was high enough to clear the first row seating and that the platform was the appropriate size for the chairs when reclined. I already had 4 chairs from the previous house, so was just going to add another one to end up with 3 in the back row and 2 in the front. At the time i did my best to bridge the proper viewing distances and speaker placement to accommodate both the front row and rear row, but with a rear bias. As time has gone on, i've moved more and more to a rear bias as thats 98% of the time the room is used by me, or my wife and i.

Attached are pictures of the room before I started.

Lessons Learned:
1) always prepare for water (3x)
2) technology changes (Atmos)
3) something i'm sure to be learned yet

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Marantz SR6011 + Yamaha RX-V671 (2 Atmos speakers)
JVC RS-420
92" Elite Screens Cinetension 2 electric screen,
Panasonic 65" plasma
7.3.4 Atmos setup - Definitive Technology - BP8 (2), CLR2500, Supercube II (2), Supercube 3 (1), BPX1.2x (2), BPX2 (2), DI 5.5 (4)
MiniDSP 2x4 HD
HDFury Vertex
Behringer NX3000 for TR
Crowson MA's

Sources:
Oppo 203, Playstation Pro, Apple TV 4k, Sony 400-disc DVD

Acoustics
ATS Acoustics 2x4 panel (2)
ATS Acoustics 2x2 panel (2)
Corner Bass Trap 12"x12"x24" (2)
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post #2 of 35 Old 04-21-2020, 11:31 AM - Thread Starter
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First things I did was remove the lower portion of the drywall as I knew I would need it gone to build up a riser. This also gave me room to start running all the various cabling and speaker wire I needed. Initial runs were for a 7 channel surround sound setup.
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Next up was the riser construction. I built a frame from 2x8 lumber, with a treated frame on the bottom and then 2x8 standard on top with 16 OC spacing.

I was concerned about sound, so the riser was sitting on 30lb roofing paper, and then packed full of insulation. (Which would later prove to be an issue for me).

The top of the riser was 30lb roofing paper, 3/4" tongue and groove, another layer of 30lb roofing paper and then another layer of 3/4" tongue and groove.

It's solid to say the least
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7.3.4 Atmos setup - Definitive Technology - BP8 (2), CLR2500, Supercube II (2), Supercube 3 (1), BPX1.2x (2), BPX2 (2), DI 5.5 (4)
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Then we needed to do a test run of the cables and make sure everything worked and fit fine before we started sealing things back up again.
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Marantz SR6011 + Yamaha RX-V671. JVC RS-420 - 92" Elite Screens Cinetension 2 electric screen, Panasonic 65" plasma
7.3.4 Atmos setup - Definitive Technology - BP8 (2), CLR2500, Supercube II (2), Supercube 3 (1), BPX1.2x (2), BPX2 (2), DI 5.5 (4)
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And we needed to address the window. I didn't want to frame over it as if we ever wanted to sell the house, I wanted to easily make it a window again. So i had it black-out tinted. The window also sits underneath our deck/porch, so it doesn't get a ton of light. The tint is to the absolute edges, but it's amazing how much light still makes it through.
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7.3.4 Atmos setup - Definitive Technology - BP8 (2), CLR2500, Supercube II (2), Supercube 3 (1), BPX1.2x (2), BPX2 (2), DI 5.5 (4)
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Remote Control History

When I built the room, I knew I'd want all the equipment in the closet behind. I didn't want the noise, heat or to give up the space in the main room. I want things to be as clean looking as I could.

So the core issue was how to get all the IR signals to the closet. I used a Sewell IR in-wall receiver and emitter. (picture attached).

This allowed me to capture IR in the room, and relay it to the a/v closet and either direct connect to units that had the input, or attach a IR eye to the device. This has worked REALLY well for me over the years.

2019 Update: Added an Alexa and upgraded to the Harmony Elite.

I had some issues with controlling the JVC with IR, so when i moved the projector i also ran a network cable for it, so i can do network control now. Works mucb better.

Like the Harmony Hub as well, walk in "Alexa Apple TV on" or "Alexa Movie On", works slick.
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Next up was drywall, paint, carpeting and trim.

The walls are a dark gray, the front wall and ceiling are black. Best decision I made, black for ceiling and front wall. I had recently run things in another room (you'll see why later) and white walls SUCKED.
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Marantz SR6011 + Yamaha RX-V671. JVC RS-420 - 92" Elite Screens Cinetension 2 electric screen, Panasonic 65" plasma
7.3.4 Atmos setup - Definitive Technology - BP8 (2), CLR2500, Supercube II (2), Supercube 3 (1), BPX1.2x (2), BPX2 (2), DI 5.5 (4)

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I still wanted to address the window and hide it, so i got some blackout curtains and my wife shortened 2 of them so I could tuck them behind the plasma. This completely hides the window, and looks damn nice!
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7.3.4 Atmos setup - Definitive Technology - BP8 (2), CLR2500, Supercube II (2), Supercube 3 (1), BPX1.2x (2), BPX2 (2), DI 5.5 (4)
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Here are some shots of the initial finished build, with the BenQ W1070 projctor. I have a Elitescreens Cinetension 2 92" electric screen. I have some acoustic panels on the wall, and I built a hinge panel to hide the electrical box. It closes with magnets so you would never know the main panel is behind that panel, worked out great.

And my wife's AMAZING work on the drapery for the french doors. We came up with the idea and she did all the sewing and cut-outs, I get compliments on them whenever anyone sees them!
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7.3.4 Atmos setup - Definitive Technology - BP8 (2), CLR2500, Supercube II (2), Supercube 3 (1), BPX1.2x (2), BPX2 (2), DI 5.5 (4)

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The first thing that caught me was Atmos really being an option for at home, i think that was really within the first year after I built the room, and was like crap. Ok maybe the first first thing was the projection distance I calculated was wrong, so my power and cables were in the wrong spot, I just used a cable channel to bring them back to where I needed to really be. Easy fix.

I added Atmos about a year later, added 4 speakers, I just cut some holes in the ceiling and walls to fish the speaker wires through the roof and around the floor joists appropriately. Little bit of drywall patching and we were off to the races. Atmos still to this day was worth it, one of the best mods i ever did. The most recent water issue, i had to temporarily move things out during this Covid-19 stuff and I missed and noticed Atmos missing very much so.

On to the water issues...

So the first time we had water, naturally the riser that I nicely packed full of insulation proved to be an issue as insulation and water don't mix very well. So I had to pull the riser up, which damaged drywall. Got everything dried up and cleaned out. But i did take advantage to try and future proof proof the room a little bit. So i ran extra speaker wires for additional height speakers in the front and sides of the room. As well as another run to the mains, so in theory enough to support 16 channels if I ever needed it.

About a year later, in July again with all the rain storms, I went down stairs to do something and stepped off the steps to a squish! sound. OMG, seriously, again? So i checked the movie room and found the carpet wet in there again. I didn't want to rip the entire riser up again and we didn't have as much water this time, so instead I cut the front of the riser out, and dried things out with a fan. I then added some water sensors to the room and one under the riser as far in as I could get it. At this point, I also rented a bob cat and got about 20 yards of dirt delivered. I regarded that entire side of the house, brought it up about 12". I also cut off the deck on that corner of the house, dug that out and brought that up 4-6".

Ended up with a new deck, that was far improved over the last one.
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7.3.4 Atmos setup - Definitive Technology - BP8 (2), CLR2500, Supercube II (2), Supercube 3 (1), BPX1.2x (2), BPX2 (2), DI 5.5 (4)
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October 2017: Added JVC RS420 projector.

Bunch of issues with HDMI cables not cooperating with 4k. Tried Vertex, didn't solve issues, but did allow for downscaling to the 1080p Plasma. Had to run new HDMI cable through rear wall (from a/v closet) to get stable 4k. Various issues with Vertex over the years not working or error'ing out.

Late 2019: Moved projector back to near rear wall, cleaned up wiring and added new electrical outlet. Removed original cable and outlet runs and cable channel from ceiling.

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7.3.4 Atmos setup - Definitive Technology - BP8 (2), CLR2500, Supercube II (2), Supercube 3 (1), BPX1.2x (2), BPX2 (2), DI 5.5 (4)
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March 2020: Wife wanted new shelving in closet, which also holds my a/v equipment behind the movie room. Discovered some slight mold in carpet near the corner of movie room, drywall had some water damage. This was all hidden by all the damn crap we had packed into that closet.

Was concerned there might be water in the riser again. Removed portion of the drywall, cut access hole into the back of the riser. Stuck hand in hole... started swearing... removed wet hand..

So now I've had water in the riser at least 3x times. My best guess is that the water is actually from the last time we had water a few years ago before I redid everything with the bob-cat. Once i actually pulled everything apart, the wet spot was only about 10" x 10", so very small. However, i don't want to ever have to remove things again.

So on to Riser 2.0.

So clearly i could have water again, and I don't want to remove the riser or have to take it apart again. So the easiest solution is to make sure the bottom of the riser is open and gets airflow or that I can potentially dry it out. The reason the riser was built so solid and full of insulation was that I was concerned about having any sound issues with the subs.

I think we all learn that life is about compromises. So what I decided to do was essentially suspend the insulation in the top half of the riser, and leave the lower part completely open with 3 vents on the riser. Which allow for airflow through the riser and would allow me to push large amounts of air to dry it out if needed.

In the pictures you can see where i removed portions of the riser to allow for air flow and vents. Then the top layer of insulation, and then finally the riser reassembled with the vent that is in the room. There is a vent in the closet and one in the hallway as well.
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April 2020: Exercising the upgrade rule

It's a rule i made up, my wife does NOT agree with it. But every time i've had to redo the room, I've upgraded something in the room

So this time around I'm doing tactile sound. So been researching that for the past few weeks and made some purchases which will be arriving this week to start down the tactile sound path.

If i really didn't want to make my wife mad, I would have just bought the Crowson D501 and at least 2 Crowson's, as those seem to be the undisputed king and obviously carry the price. She was less than pleased that I wanted to upgrade things again (shocking i know). So i decided to see what I could come up with that wouldn't break the bank but still yield some good results.

I currently have a Behringer D3000 (coming today actually) en-route. I decided on that because it seems to be well liked by forum members for the various buttkickers, crowson's and others. I got it for a price i simply couldn't argue with.

I also managed to get (2) Clark Synthesis TST239 Silver's for under $200, which seem to have good ratings. Then I also have a Buttkicker LFE on the way as well. The buttkicker LFE i got due to the 5hz response. The Clark's say 15hz, but i've seen people say they won't go under 30hz. So i figured I'd get both and see which one works the best. I will probably get the Crownson's someday, but this should work well, hopefully really well for the time being.

The other main problem to solve is my 3 chairs in the rear row. They are not connected, so commonly people say to use 4 MA devices, one under each arm rest. So to avoid that, I've essentially turn them into a large couch. I will be placing a sheet of 3/4" plywood under the chairs and attaching directly to all 3 chairs to tie them together. Then the MA's will be attached directly to that plywood, and that plywood will be sitting on (8) Hudson isolators. That should provide enough isolation so the MA's don't have to work against my riser, which is beefy and sitting on concrete and framing. Also allow the MA's to focus their energy on the "couch" unit.

I also have a MiniDSP 2x4 HD to handle the control to my 2 subwoofers (as my 3rd crapped out apparently) and the signal for the D3000 to power the MA's.

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Nice build. I take it you didn't worry to much about soundproofing? Do you here or feel the subs above the area of the theater? So do you use the Plasma for playing games mostly?

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Nice build. I take it you didn't worry to much about soundproofing? Do you here or feel the subs above the area of the theater? So do you use the Plasma for playing games mostly?
Thanks!

I didn't, the front wall is concrete, right wall is concrete, rear wall goes to a closet, which then goes to concrete. I kind of wish i had done something in the ceiling, especially with the atmos speakers in the ceiling, my wife sits in the living room above and can hear it, but i think she's used to it at this point. You can hear the atmos speakers more than anything, but obviously the subs carry up as well.

I honestly don't use the plasma much anymore, i did use it for gaming for a long time, but then with 4k, and it not being 4k, i don't use it much. I have a Vertex to downscale, but had some issues with it so it's not in the chain at the moment. I mostly am on the PS Pro, so that being 4k, i run the JVC projector for pretty much everything. The big screen is nice for the games as well.

I might try to get the Vertex back in the loop, i just updated the firmware on it, so maybe that will solve of the weird issues i was having. There is no substitute for the contrast ratio on the Plasma.

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Was working on the MA's last night. Sorted out my platform earlier this week, and then the (2) Clark's showed up, so I installed those and moved the platform to the movie room to test it out. Still dialing in the volume, but pretty neat so far.

I have a Buttkicker LFE coming today, so very curious to compare that. I'm still waiting on my Hudson isolators to put underneath, those should be here this weekend and I assume will make a big difference, the "platform" is just sitting on the carpet right now. I also need to secure the chairs to the platform yet as well.
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Nice build. What size is your room?

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Nice build. What size is your room?
Been awhile since I had to measure it but believe it’s 10x14. Little smaller than I would have liked but it’s what was available.

I’m cleaning up a few things and should have some new pictures hopefully by Monday.

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Been awhile since I had to measure it but believe it’s 10x14. Little smaller than I would have liked but it’s what was available.

I’m cleaning up a few things and should have some new pictures hopefully by Monday.

Should have my MA platform finished today as I see Amazon has my isolators our for delivery today.
Very nice. My room is 12X17, so I was just curious. We did a multimedia sectional with power reclining seats and headrests in ours. I wanted to do 2 rows of seats, but I have an access door to the attic in the back, so it wasn’t feasible.

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Very nice. My room is 12X17, so I was just curious. We did a multimedia sectional with power reclining seats and headrests in ours. I wanted to do 2 rows of seats, but I have an access door to the attic in the back, so it wasn’t feasible.
I got back and forth on the powered recliners, they are nice, but sometimes i wonder if it was worth the extra money. Especially when you need to use the bathroom, it's jump out of ungracefullyl, or zzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzz wait for it to unrecline so you can get out
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If you can't wait the 7 seconds for the chair to return to an upright position in order to head to the bathroom you may want to visit your urologist and have your prostate checked. A sudden urge to go is a symptom of something you should catch early.
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If you can't wait the 7 seconds for the chair to return to an upright position in order to head to the bathroom you may want to visit your urologist and have your prostate checked. A sudden urge to go is a symptom of something you should catch early.
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I got back and forth on the powered recliners, they are nice, but sometimes i wonder if it was worth the extra money. Especially when you need to use the bathroom, it's jump out of ungracefullyl, or zzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzz wait for it to unrecline so you can get out
Power Recline is the only way to go! The power headrests make the true difference. I can be reclined all the way back and adjust my headrest so I can see the screen perfectly. Just wish they had a heated and massage option, lol.
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I do not have powered headrests and wish I did. If I ever replace them the new ones will have powered headrests for sure!!
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