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  1. DIY Screens
    I want a DIY 120" fixed screen that can be easily put up and taken down for storage, transport, and so little kids can't damage it when it's not being used. I know the main approach recommended here is painting. This won't work for me because there's a window in the middle of the wall where I...
  2. Remotes | Cables | Accessories | Tweaks
    Like most enthusiasts, I am forever on the hunt for cost effective, easy to implement, system improvements that can coax more performance from my home theater gear. The biggest roadblock is separating true game changers from snake oil prior to opening the wallet – after all, who wants to spend...
  3. Misc Equipment Reviews
    Like most enthusiasts, I am forever on the hunt for cost effective, easy to implement, system improvements that can coax more performance from my home theater gear. The biggest roadblock is separating true game changers from snake oil prior to opening the wallet – after all, who wants to spend...
  4. DIY Screens
    Ive decided I dont need this paint anymore as my theatre room will be totally light controlled, it is the old recipe and I have 4x480ml containers but the catch is I live in Australia , ive noticed some Aussies in here so give me a yell if you're interested
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  6. Computers | HTPC | Media Servers
    Hi all, I posted in another forum but did not get a reply. Hope someone can chime in here. It is pricey, but the silver color case will match up well sitting on top of my Face Audio F1200TS pro amp. Just wondering if anyone out there has built their htpc around this case? What were your...
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  8. DIY Subwoofers - General Discussion
    I currently have two DIY 1259 sealed in 3.5 ft^3 each. Each one is powered by a Parts Express Bash 500 plate amp. I built them in 1998, when they were powered by a home audio Carver M-500t, but later upgraded the Bash plate amps. I have enjoyed them, but really NEED more and deeper output in my...
  9. DIY Screens
    Hello to all the brilliant folks here doing research on methods that are admittedly not in my field of expertise...my head's swimming after an entire evening of searching, then registering, then more searching and reading. I found a lot of information, but not specifically to what I'm looking...
  10. DIY Screens
    I happened across the Material Safety Data Sheet for Auto Air Aluminum (#4101). I found several things I didn't expect: Formula: "Aqueous dispersion of organic pigment and acrylic polymer". Hazardous Ingredients: "Not a hazardous material as outlined by the OSHA Hazard Communication...
  11. DIY Screen Development and Testing
    Hey guys, I just came across the weirdest thing. Some artists make their own "Silver" pigment. You use normal cheap cooking oil as heat absober, add salt as grinding material as salt does not dissolve in oil. The you just add small cut peices of ordinary aluminum foil from your kitchen. Put all...
  12. DIY Speakers
    can someone tell me the total system impedance for this set up? my receiver is only stable down to 6 ohms. http://www.zaphaudio.com/BAMTM.html
  13. DIY Screens
    I am setting up my 1st home theater and going to try the Black Window Screen (Panasoni AX200U projector). Where do you puchase Auto Air Aluminum Fine? I live in the Minneapolis area. Thanks Gary
  14. General Screen Discussion
    I took some photos of my Black Widow screens that show the relative amount of aluminum flakes for comparison. The photos were taken about 8 feet from the screens using the maximum optical telephoto on my camera (8x), and the flash. A yardstick was included for size comparisons and as something...
  15. Home Audio Speakers
    Which tweeter provides the bigger sweet spot, the horn tweeter or an aluminum dome tweeter? My local high-end theater equipment store just told me on the phone that horn tweeters have a very narrow listening area, while dome tweeters have a much wider sweet spot. In contrast, I found a few...
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