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Forum: Home Theater Room Photos (Finished Rooms Only)   11-07-12, 06:10 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 8,596
Posted By billyM
Re: BillyM's first house - first media-room build

Thanks, I was hoping that pricing would help someone. Enjoy finishing out that future-unfinished, I know I have! My only next-steps would be to build a small removable riser for the back-row and...
Forum: Home Theater Room Photos (Finished Rooms Only)   09-04-12, 02:26 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 8,596
Posted By billyM
Re: BillyM's first house - first media-room build

I would love to say it's a great way to relax, but now that I've got a capable system, I can't help myself from cranking up the latest and greatest action/adventure/explosions movies. It's hard to...
Forum: Home Theater Room Photos (Finished Rooms Only)   09-04-12, 02:22 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 8,596
Posted By billyM
Re: BillyM's first house - first media-room build

I knew the following:
-I wanted a theater, projector, 100+ inch screen...
-I had to build a spare bedroom for WAF reasons...
-I had ~15x32 to work with, symmetry as a bonus...

After drawing a...
Forum: Home Theater Systems | Equipment   08-31-12, 08:05 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 12,879
Posted By billyM
Re: Yoda goes with the flow I tell you me...

Athena's, Pioneer VSX, symmetric dual subs, you and I must be related in some way...

BIC, PA, SVS! Quite a run of upgrades, but you've gotten me nervous seeing drywall-cracks involved with dual...
Forum: Home Theater Room Photos (Finished Rooms Only)   08-29-12, 09:36 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 8,596
Posted By billyM
So I simply could not handle the lack of symmetry...

So I simply could not handle the lack of symmetry in my front speakers... A second RW-12d sub joined the first to quench my nonsensical desires. I also traded up to a pioneer vsx-1121 for a bit...
Forum: Home Theater Design and Construction   07-20-12, 02:42 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 8,371
Posted By billyM
Re: Basement layout options

Having just completed my 14'x19' theater, I will suggest you wire for more than you'll need. Wire is cheap while the walls are down, expensive later...

Having installed mine as a 7.2, were I to...
Forum: Home Audio Acoustics   06-26-12, 09:14 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,143
Posted By billyM
Re: Baseline, ready for suggestions...

Thanks again Bryan,

I have begun measuring for the first reflection point absorptive panels as well as figuring out how I will wrap the duct-work and screen.

First-things-first, I have the...
Forum: Home Audio Acoustics   06-24-12, 06:56 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,143
Posted By billyM
Re: Baseline, ready for suggestions...

Thanks Bryan for reaffirming my worry (that room treatment would not be suitable for my large 30hz peak) and that gives me direction on how I treat it specifically.

The second question is, what...
Forum: Home Audio Acoustics   06-20-12, 09:40 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,143
Posted By billyM
Baseline, ready for suggestions...

Room is 19'4 x 13'9 x 7'5, drywall and 2x4 construction.

From the back-left
https://lh3.googleusercontent.com/-4cvXTsOoLjE/T8Kq-id6YYI/AAAAAAAAHuQ/twrQ9HmcLRs/s800/IMG_1020.JPG

From the...
Forum: REW Forum   06-19-12, 11:48 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 759
Posted By billyM
Re: REW - All channels played?

How to get a standardized frequency response graph is clearly noted and easy to follow.

...is there a similar write-up for how to pull clean, standardized waterfall graphs?

Thanks in advance,
...
Forum: REW Forum   06-19-12, 08:11 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 759
Posted By billyM
REW - All channels played?

I have a semi-finished room (treatments and soffits yet to be installed) and have been working to get some baseline graphs to decide how much treatment is required or where to start really. All that...
Forum: Home Theater Room Photos (Finished Rooms Only)   06-18-12, 08:46 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 8,596
Posted By billyM
Re: BillyM's first house - first media-room build

The sticks (framing) and stones (sheetrock) didn't break my bones, but this is where I am really going to need help. This is the pre-treatment measurement with nothing but the couches in-place. I...
Forum: Home Theater Room Photos (Finished Rooms Only)   06-11-12, 09:47 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 8,596
Posted By billyM
Re: BillyM's first house - first media-room build

Thanks for the compliments, I'm fairly proud of it and I can honestly say I've sat in our upstairs living room exactly two times in the last month. Basement theater > boring upstairs living room.
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Forum: Home Theater Room Photos (Finished Rooms Only)   06-07-12, 11:15 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 8,596
Posted By billyM
Re: BillyM's first house - first media-room build

Work/Materials &Equipment lists updated...

I had a good friend who works in construction come lend a hand with most of this, so I am splitting the costs into work/materials so folks who can do all...
Forum: Testing   06-07-12, 11:14 PM
Replies: 27,861
  STICKY^ Post Padding Thread
Views: 913,067
Posted By billyM
Re: Post Padding Thread

post4 (quick, my build thread looks silly without pics)
Forum: Testing   06-07-12, 11:13 PM
Replies: 27,861
  STICKY^ Post Padding Thread
Views: 913,067
Posted By billyM
Re: Post Padding Thread

post3 (quick, my build thread looks silly without pics)
Forum: Testing   06-07-12, 11:13 PM
Replies: 27,861
  STICKY^ Post Padding Thread
Views: 913,067
Posted By billyM
Re: Post Padding Thread

post2 (quick, my build thread looks silly without pics)
Forum: Testing   06-07-12, 11:12 PM
Replies: 27,861
  STICKY^ Post Padding Thread
Views: 913,067
Posted By billyM
Re: Post Padding Thread

post1 (quick, my build thread looks silly without pics)
Forum: Home Theater Room Photos (Finished Rooms Only)   06-07-12, 11:09 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 8,596
Posted By billyM
BillyM's first house - first media-room build

Hi folks. After a few years of reading quietly, I figured it time I actually contribute a little to this fantastic community.

Having had a few make-do setups involving flat-screen televisions in...
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