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  1. EPSON 5050 + Extras *SALE PENDING*

    Front Projector
    --- SALE PENDING --- Hi I have an Epson 5050 projector in mint condition. It was purchased new in April 2020 from BestBuy. Will update post with lamp hours, but should be below 500 hours. Will include proof of purchase. I will also include the following items with the projector: 1 Pair of...
  2. Which (cheap) A-lens for Epson 3800?

    2.35:1 Constant Image Height Chat
    Hi! I'm looking to go with a scope screen in my living room where I currently have an Epson 3800. Looking for an appropriate A-lens and adapter for my mount to match (on the cheaper side, the projector itself retails for $1700). Any ideas on what I should look out for would be most...
  3. Thoughts on Epson 3100 vs 3200?

    Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP
    Epson is currently selling refurb 3100s for roughly half the price of a new 3200. Wondering if anyone has experience with both projectors, and whether the differences are great enough between the two to be worth double the cost. I'm currently using a 14 year old Sanyo PLV-Z5 (with original...
  4. Epson 5040UB - Blue blobs (dark scenes)/Yellow blobs (bright scenes)

    Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP
    Hello I am curious if anyone knows what would be causing these blue blobs all over the screen during dark scenes and these yellow blobs during bright scenes. From my research it seems that this might be dust and some canned air carefully applied with the optics out might fix it? Any thoughts or...
  5. Super basic beginner Projector Calibration Questions

    Display Calibration
    I recently purchased my first projector (Epson 5040ub) and it looks pretty good! But I can tell it badly needs to be calibrated. I just place an order for an X-Rite i1Display Pro and just burned a disk of charts from here...
  6. Epson EH–TW7100

    Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP
    Good day guys, I’ll say right away, I’m writing through a Google translator since I’m from Russia myself, the essence of the question, I need photos of the Epson EH-TW7100 service menu, namely the DIP-SW switches (1-8) I will be very grateful
  7. Auto Iris issues - epson

    Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP
    I have an Epson Home Cinema 3100 that has worked great for around 2 years now. The other day when I tried to turn it on an error appeared saying there is a problem with the auto iris and to contact my local Epson repair shop. I took the projector apart thinking the auto iris was mechanical and...
  8. Standby Communication Epson EB680

    Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP
    i want to be able to auto source search on switch source while projector is on standby, doesnt seem to do it automatically, cant find a setting either will it work with rs232? or just cant be done?
  9. Super Bowl LIV in HD and 4K from FOX

    HDTV Programming
    For details on how to view the Super Bowl in 4K, see the first post in THIS THREAD. For all technical comments, please include the following: HD For viewing on Fox Broadcast Affiliates Include the CALL LETTERS and City of the affiliate you're watching and the means by which you're getting the...
  10. Magenta line suddenly appeared at bottom of Epson image

    Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP
    Hi all. I have an Epson 2030 with 3535 hours on it, original bulb. Suddenly I noticed a magenta zone at the bottom of the image. There are lots of posts about "red lines" or a combo of magenta line on one side and green on the other, but I didn't see one about this specific scenario. Any ideas?
  11. Epson DLT firmware files

    Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP
    Somebody that can point me in the direction og upgrading DLT firmware on Epson projectors. I have the firmware but i dont have the software to do it.
  12. Fan noise from Epson 5650 (2150?) when in in Ceiling projection mode

    Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP
    I recently bought an Epson 5650 projector and is very happy with the picture and noise when the projector is in Eco mode placed on a table. After some time I mounted my projector in the ceiling, and it seems for some reason the fan speeds up when the projector is set in "ceiling" projection...
  13. Best Projectors for Gaming

    AVS Forum® Articles
    If you’re looking to make the switch between gaming on your TV to gaming on a screen that's far bigger (and maybe watch some movies on it, too), You'll find today's projectors offer high brightness and a sharp image at an easy to justify price, then these are some of the projectors you will want...
  14. EPSON EH-TW6000 Weird blotchy patterns on half of the screen

    Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP
    Hi guys, So I owned a Epson EH-TW6000 for a few years now and it's way past warranty. However just today I suddenly half the screen start displaying this really weird pattern. It's kinda blue in color. And it is VERY OBVIOUS when it is on BLUE screen. Almost not visible on black and not so much...
  15. Best Black Friday Projector Deals

    Great Found Deals
    If you home theater needs to be a little more fluid, or you're looking for picture of astronomical size, then you're going to need a projector. We've spoken pretty extensively about which projectors are the best for certain applications, and now more than ever is the time to buy one. Check out...
  16. Chief RPM Elite Universal Projector Mount Attachment Issue

    Dedicated Theater Design & Construction
    Chief RPM Elite Universal Projector Mount Interface Brackets Issue I've attached a picture of the mount attached to a 5040ube and a picture of a piece of plastic that can come off of the interface bracket arms that allows the arm to become detached to the mount. Am I attaching the mount to the...
  17. Epson LS500 Laser Projection TV 2019

    Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP
    Epson just announced at the IFA a new UST 4k projector, it seem to be released in October. (We can already found some german website that sell or pre-sale it). Any info is welcome :)
  18. Epson 5040UB Projector + Extra Bulb + Warranty Home Theater Low Hours A Stock

    Front Projector
    NO LONGER FOR SALE -- A-Stock Epson 5040UB home theater projector. It is not refurbished and comes with a 2-year manufactures warranty + a 2-year Geek Squad warranty that includes a new replacement bulb – a $300 value. This is NOT a refurbished unit; it was purchased new from Magnolia and the...
  19. Panasonic PT-AE8000U NEW in BOX --- $900 Free Shipping

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    SOLD Panasonic PT-AE8000U NEW in BOX - $900 - Now $750 I purchased this from B&H Photo in November 2015 intending to put it in a new house that we were building. The projector and all of the contents of the box have never been removed or unwrapped. I opened it on arrival to check for damage...
  20. Best 4k Projector under 3000?

    Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP
    Best faux 4k Projector under 3000? In the market for a projector upgrade, I currently have the Epson 2150. For me personally I care about color saturation and how vibrant the colors are. I hate a dim image with dull colors doesn't matter if it's sharp or detailed. Currently I am looking at the...