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  1. Help Please - New home with old system. Getting the Remote, Base Station, and Receiver to communicate???

    System Setup and Connection
    I am hoping someone might be able to help me, I just moved to a new house with it i got all the old Audio equipment and I have been struggling with getting it to work. I wouldn't bother but it seems like decent equipment even though it's a little older, its wired through the whole home, and from...
  2. I.S.C.T – Abstract Colourful Sub Woofer Base Plate Enhancement with Oil Paints …

    DIY Speakers
    Hi there again, Anybody who in one way or the other has been viewing any of my projects mite has noticed that I’m a great friend of powerful colours like my standard project colours of Mellon Yellow & Charcoal. Now as my project season is starting up again and I’m here in New Zealand going into...
  3. C&S Ultra base options ... Canada

    DIY Screens
    I've recently remodelled my HT and will be repainting my screen. I used to have a 110" screen with Sherwin Williams Duration Unique Grey in Satin finish (no hot spotting). I've now increased my screen to 120" - Benq w1070 @ approx. 10' throw 1.30x zoom. I was either going to repaint using...
  4. Question on Base Paint and AAA-F

    DIY Screens
    Posted a question concerning screen paint a year ago and I'm just now getting it done this weekend. haha. Anyway, let me say first the the AAA-F formula I'm looking at is the 4101-4Z formula. Is this the new or old formula? It will be purchased from Amazon Also, apparently Lowe's no longer...
  5. Pioneer and Yamaha Introduce New Sound Base Models (SP-SB03 and SRT-1000)

    Home Theater, Audio and Video News
    Hardcore home theater buffs typically see product names like “sound bar” and yell “run for the hills!” At the very least, a solid two channel set-up (even one comprised of better known budget products) is preferred to any kind of all-in-one option. However, the vast majority of buyers are...
  6. Challenging Base

    REW Forum
    Would you run these front speakers full or crossover to the sub and if so where? I feel a little "damned if I do and damned if I don't". The sub response is a low pass at 220 HZ 24 dB slope.
  7. Black Widow Ultra with other Base Paints?

    DIY Screens
    So I've been operating my home theatre room (a.k.a. the bedroom) with a BenQ W1070 projector located 2.7 meters away from one of the walls. The wall itself was originally yellowish but we had it repainted to white just for the screen. The paint we used, though, was hardly good and the projected...
  8. selling 4101 Auto-Air Aluminum Base (Fine)

    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
  9. Base trap materials ?

    Home Audio Acoustics
    I am planning on making my own corner base traps .Triangle shape floor to ceiling. I have been thinking of using recycled cotton insulation. I can get it locally and the price is reasonable. Anyone have any experience using it ?? I copied the info below from their documentation. I am about 2...
  10. Universal Remote MX-880 and MRF-260 Base Station not communicating...

    Remotes | Cables | Accessories | Tweaks
    I upgraded the Universal software from the old software to CCP since I needed to make some changes. I got everything swapped over and working all the equipment, other than I now cannot get the 880 remote to communicate with the 260 base. I only use the base for the projector that is located...
  11. running wire along base molding for surrounds help

    Remotes | Cables | Accessories | Tweaks
    Hello, I want to run wire along the base molding probably a 40 Foot run. speaker wire are thin, so I think the typical raceway are way too big and ugly, is there anything thinner? just thin enough to hide 2 cables in? thanks.
  12. lights dim with bass?

    Home Theater Receivers | Processors | Amps
    Hey guys, i just got a marantz 5006 which im impressed by so far. however, when im playing music off my ipod with the volume pretty high, the lights in the room dim with the base notes. my basement is all on one 15amp breaker. has anyone else had any issues like this? do i need to run an...
  13. Has anyone tried an oil base PFG screen?

    General Screen Discussion
    Thinking back to Art class in college, I remember a little about the properties of oil paints, vs. watercolors. Oil paintings have a sort of glow about them vs. watercolors. In addition, the mfr. of Henry 555 claims the reflectivity to last a bit longer with the 555 vs. the 558. With these two...
  14. URC RFS200 Remote Control and RF Base $70 shipped

    Classifieds - Remotes, Cables and Accessories
    URC RFS200 Remote Control and RF Base SOLD SOLD SOLD Sold Sold Sold I have an unused but open packaged URC RFS200 remote control for sale. Its in brand new condition. I only opened it to see if it would fit my needs, but unfortunately its not going to work for me. I am looking to get $70...
  15. CW-3000HD Potential HTPC Base System

    Computers | HTPC | Media Servers
    http://i96.photobucket.com/albums/l190/wbassett/HTS/CW3000HD.jpg This is an interesting looking unit. First, it is setup primarily as a digital satellite receiver, but I spoke to the company and this is a computer running Linux. It has available slots and a cable tuner card can be installed...
  16. Base plate for subwoofer

    DIY Subwoofers - General Discussion
    I've been mulling over how to do a baseplate for my dual downfiring subwoofer, will a couple of sheets of .75" mdf with the top sheet rounded over with a 3/4" roundover bit look ok if it's just an inch wider than the enclosure?
  17. Monolith DF Base Panel

    Home Audio Subwoofers
    I posted this on a UK forum. I thought it might be useful for the Monolith owners I've noticed on here and anybody else with a down firing sub with, shall we say, an active floor covering. I have a laminate wood floor which is foam backed on a suspended concrete floor. Coupled with the...