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  1. Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP
     OK, we have some new parameters for our artist's still photo projection project that's mocked-up at  http://www.flickr .com/photos/[email protected]/sets/72157640295538116/ .  The artist cares mostly about the colors showing up, not worried about having the "dark background" you see in the...
  2. Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP
    I'm about to replace an old PT-AX100u with the new PT-AR100U in a totally dark theater. The mount is 16' away from a fixed Carada 108" screen. I was shocked to see that using Projector Central's calculator for these specs, the old AX100 was actually brighter "out of the box" than the new AR100...
  3. Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP
    So, I just wanted to ask if any one knows any tricks are has any advise for video games on this (or any 1080 lcd) projector. Some, but not all video games have horrible jaggies, XBox & PS3. I realize that most of this is do to with ancient consoles without proper AA, and also of corse the size...
  4. Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP
    I am about to pull the trigger on my very first projector. I am going to try to provide as much pertinent information to help with the decision. First and foremost, I have narrowed my choices to the following projectors; A. Epson 3020 B. BenQ W1500 C. Panasonic PT-AR100U There is...
  5. Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP
    Whenever we plug in our Comcast cable box into either one of our HDMI inputs on our projector the program shows up for a few seconds and then nothing. Very weird. Anyone have any suggestions about what may be going on? Thanks
  6. Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP
    I have been lookuin at the Panasonic PT-AR100U and was about to buy it but then looked at other projectors and found the PT-AE7000U that has 3d, so what i am wondering is if the 3d is really worth it on the projector, or if i should just save my money and get the 100u for under 1k?
  7. Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP
    So i returned my benq a while ago and now i really want another proejctor, ive been doing alot of research and here are my choices Panasonic PT-AR100U Projector http://www.projectorpeople.com/Panasonic-PTAR100U/Projector/26856 Epson Home Cinema 3020 Projector...
  8. Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP
    Hello, My Daughters really want to watch movies outside under the stars. I know nothing about AVS and I would like to get a good projector but I don't need the best. Can you help me? Thanks, Katy
  9. Dedicated Theater Design & Construction
    As many have said before, I have been lurking on these forums for a solid year now, reading countless threads. My wife and I recently bought our first home and now that we are married we are going to finish our basement into a dedicated theatre room or keep it open as a larger area media room...
  10. Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP
    In the market for a projector for my basement theater setup. The basement is a multipurpose open area where the kids play, but there an area off to one side where my theater setup is. Here are the theater area details: - 15’ x 15’ (sofa against the wall so viewing distance is about 14’) -...
  11. Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP
    Hi everyone, looking for some help. I have a Panasonic pt ar100u (been very happy with it so far). I am running a high speed 50ft HDMI cable through the ceiling to a wall box where it plugs into female connector. I can plug another HDMI cable into that wall plug from my DISH receiver and get a...
  12. Outdoor Theaters
    I am looking to do a BYT and would love any feedback. There are so many options and reviews out there it’s hard to know where to start. Neighborhood: My backyard faces the common land therefore I may have 3-5 ft candles in my backyard. Screen: Looking to get the 144” (16:9) screen by...
  13. Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP
    Hello folks, I was wondering if there was any news on Panasonic updating the PT-AR100U projector. After doing some research I've decided on this model for it's high lumen output and picture quality. The projector will be used both indoor and outdoor. I just wanted to be sure there was not a...
  14. Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP
    Good evening folks. I have the above stated hardware. THe onkyo has 4 hdmi nputs and the output hdmi of course . projector is my out on the receiver. Problem is only a few items work, some dont. for example 1. CBL Sat - works great 2. DVD/BD - worked 1 time, once in a while i can get...
  15. DIY Screen Section
    well hello guys! a long time lurker on this forum. i just bought a house and i got my PJ in the mail this past friday. here are some cell phone shots after i turned it on for a test. nothing but lens shift\focus\zoom was adjusted. its on a dark cream matte paint about 15' throw. wall to wall...
  16. Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP
    Has anyone tried them side side by side? Any input is appreciated.
  17. Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP
    Please give me your opinion...ANY opinion. I would love to buy a projector this year, and I was trying to choose between Epson 3020 and Panasonic PT-AR100U, but in Europe, Panasonic it's very expensive, so Epson it's the better choice. BUT Benq W1070 seems to be very appreciated and it's...
  18. Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP
    Very happy with this machine, the brightness is perfect for my settings and blu ray and tv shows look great. One problem I have is particularily football games do not look good. 1)I don't know what the technical term is, maybe noise, possibly blur, but just seems to be a lot of pixelation...
  19. Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP
    I have a few questions Im hoping someone on here can answer. I was thinking of purchasing a projector as my downstairs TV and I have some questions..... -Can I use a projector everyday for extended period of times? Probably 5-6 hours daily. -Is there any way I can play PC games on a...
  20. Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP
    I am getting close to starting my basement remodel and have been looking at projectors over the last 3-4 months. After a lot of research, I have decided on the PT-AR100U based on how it will be used (family room with windows, parties, football, kids, backyard movies) and feedback from this...
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