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  1. Screens
    Room size: 14' x 18' x 7' First row to screen: 8' Second row to screen: 14' Projector to screen: 13' Sony 1080p Projector I am wanting to upgrade my screen to something larger, currently have a 100" Screen Innovation Slate with .8 gain (not ideal I'm sure for a light controlled room). Really...
  2. Screens
    half angles & distances: The PJ-to-lowest-viewer vertical half angle is 16.7degrees The PJ-to-widest-viewer horizontal half angle is 39degrees The distance from the primary viewing position to the screen is 11.5 feet light control: The viewing space has minimal light control, with concerns...
  3. Screens
    Hi, as we know, Fresnel screen is used for UST laser projectors, brands like Samsung, LG, Hisense, Changhong, Fengmi....use it as the standard screen option for their products. Because its gain, contrast, and color are great. But 100" fresnel screen is fixed frame, very large and heavy, not easy...
  4. Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP
    I'm in the process of building a media room (18x17x9ft). I'm hoping for a least a 120" screen with some ambient light rejection (the room has no windows, but I'd like to be able to watch without completely turning down lights every time). Seating wise I'm going to start out with a single row (3...
  5. Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP
    Hi everyone, going a bit crazy with this screen installation. I have an Optoma P2 and a Grandview Dynamique 100" ALR screen. The screen is assembled and now I need to mount it on the wall. I am trying to avoid using geometric correction as I hear that light is still projected outside of the...
  6. Screens
    With the help of the guys on this forum I think I am set on getting the Benq TK850, but now need help on screen suggestions or wall paint to get the best out of my projector. To be fair screen was not even something I had thought 3 weeks ago, but now more than ever I want to get the best picture...
  7. Screens
    Hi All, I'm collaborating with a community organisation that wants to organise an outdoor cinema, and they are trying to sort the screen to be hung in front of a shipping container. I was looking into Blackout Cloths but seems that the sizes are smaller than what we need. Based on their...
  8. DIY Screen Section
    Hi all, I'm looking for suggestions for a new screen build. My current screen is made of 120" spandex white/black 16:9. I have a few questions. First, is milliskin spandex"better" than standard 120" spandex mentioned from the usual suspects? If so, in what ways? Second, I need about 68-70"...
  9. Speakers
    I have a small slope in my theater room (in progress of building out) on either side of the room, I wouldn't exactly call it vaulted (picture attached). I currently have Atmos enabled JBL speakers firing up to the ceiling, but if I go with a larger screen, the left speaker would fire against the...
  10. Screens
    Greetings everyone, Currently I'm using an Epson 5050ub on a 100" Silver Ticket STR-169100 with 1.1 gain . I have this is an 11'x11' room that is 100% light controlled. I'm wondering if there would be any benefit to the HDR performance if I were to increase the gain on the screen. I am looking...
  11. DIY Screen Section
    Need help picking out a projection screen for my 1st home theater setup. Everything else is finally done! What would be the best budget option for about a 130 inch screen around $500 for a family room with some sunlight and ambient light during the day, and at night the room can get really...
  12. Screens
    Hey Guys, so finally my Basement project is seeing light at the end of the tunnel. I have read through a lot of good posts in this form and it has helped me build my 1st real HT system. Though sometimes as you read more, you also can get confused more and that's where I stand on-screen...
  13. Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP
    I've been having some backlight instability issues with my Samsung UN88JS9500. I've been considering what to replace it with and the new 4K USTs have been popping up in my advertising feeds quite frequently. Screen size is quite important to me and I'd like to go bigger, which makes them quite...
  14. Screens
    Just got an Optoma gt1080E but haven't got a proper screen for it yet, currently just using a white sheet we had lying around.Picture looks okay, but the light ends up going all over the place, so the blacks aren't really black. I'd like to get one at least 120" in size, maybe bigger but not...
  15. Screens
    Good evening, I have a 120” ALR UST PROJECTOR screen from Epson that I am looking to sell. $1500 or best offer. It is brand new and works great, only used once. Unfortunately it just does not work for what I am trying to do, I need something that is more movable, as I’m looking to move this...
  16. Plasma Flat Panel Displays
    Hello, I have a Pioneer PDP-5080HD Flat Panel television. It's served me well over the last 13 years, but tonight it died. I usually transmit A/V to it using an HDMI port. I have three devices plugged into the HDMI input ports #4, #5, and #6, but the screen won't display any of the video...
  17. Screens
    Hi everyone, I have been reading this forum for advice quite a few times and as helpful as it is, I feel that I need to write my first post as I need your guidance for this specific situation. Before jumping into it, I want to precise that I'm not an A/V expert but I did all my homework before...
  18. Dedicated Theater Design & Construction
    Hey, I'm new to the projector community. I got my first home and bought an Optoma uhd50x for the basement. The basement has no ambient light leaking into it due to blackout curtains I installed on the basement window, but it does have a white ceiling and very light brown walls. I ordered a...
  19. Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP
    1) I'm looking for a digital projector that is good for a family room with plenty of ambient light, but also has latest bluetooth so I can connect speakers without wires and use for TV/movies as well as music on that floor. I was told there aren't many (any?) with high lumens and bluetooth...
  20. Display Devices
    I have a Stewart Luxus Model A Electriscreen available for free to anyone willing to pick it up. I bought this new sometime around 2001. It is a 100" 16:9 screen with Firehawk material (something like 1.1 gain I think). It is in mechanically PERFECT condition... it might even be...
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