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  1. In ceiling commercial speakers

    Home Theater System Recommendations
    Good Day lovely people, I am currently designing a space for a new cocktail bar. We are looking to install some in ceiling speakers for background music. The budget is not huge but we also want to get a decent system. Does anyone have any experience or recommendations for what brands to use...
  2. 3 commercial subs or an IB sub system

    Home Audio Subwoofers
    Hello to all. My wife and I are building a new home which will have a dedicated home theater room. The dimensions are 18'x14'x10'. I would like to use as much of my equipment as possible. I have Definitive Technology speakers (ProMonitor 100 (2), ProCenter 100, BP-1x (2) and Powerfield 12). I...
  3. CALM act goes into effect today, should keep TV commercial breaks quieter

    Home Theater, Audio and Video News
    Source: Engadget
  4. DIY Back Lighting for a Commercial Screen

    General Screen Discussion
    With my original Black Widow™ screen I had a back lighting system built into it that I enjoyed very much. Here are some of the original shots of that screen with the lights on and off for comparison purposes. Disclaimer: The proper way to do this would be to have a neutral wall color and to...
  5. Wiring a commercial space with a home theatre amp

    System Setup and Connection
    Hi there, I'm wiring a small office with approx 6-8 speakers (70w each) but want to use my current 5.1 home theatre receiver. I'll have to go and look what the exact model is later but the answer to my question should 't matter too much I don't think since it's an approx 4 year old cheap...
  6. Commercial ceiling mount or DIY?

    Home Theater Projectors
    Have a Panny ae2000u unit, that I will be using. Test runs from my table look great but looking to ceiling mount. What kind of mount are you using and is it worthwhile to DIY? If so, what did you do? Pics and/or other help appreciated!
  7. Tv commercial loudness on my onkyo 706 is driving me nuts!

    Home Theater Receivers | Processors | Amps
    Excessively / extremely loud commercial broadcasts are driving me crazzzy! :paddle: Have a feature on the Vizio 55" to balance out the volume between tv programs & boosted volume levels of commercial broadcasts. Cant use the feature of the tv cuz everything is going through the Onkyo 706 Does...
  8. Commercial Value of Build and Suggestions

    DIY Subwoofers - General Discussion
    Through a stroke of bad luck that is a little more like good luck, my current DIY subwoofer has taken on some water damage and needs to be rebuilt. This this the bad luck. The good luck is that my insurance adjust wants to know the commercial value of this sub. Meaning, what it would cost to...
  9. IYHO - What commercial subs would compare to 125L sealed Maelstrom-X ?

    DIY Subwoofers - General Discussion
    I know this probably can't be answered definitively but subjectively what commercial subs would you say compare to a sealed Maelstrom-X in a 125L internal enclosure powered by Quest 3004 (just happens to be my future subs :P )? Lets take another sealed 18" for example... Velodyne DD18. Aside...
  10. FS: Danley Sound Labs TH-50 Tapped Horn Commercial Subwoofer

    Classifieds - Speakers and Subwoofers
    This IS the ultimate home theater subwoofer under $6000. Four of these handle the low end for the entire Omnimax Theater in Chicago! In room with a Behringer EP2500 I have measured over 129db at listening position. The power is endless. This is the fastest, cleanest, loudest (BRUTAL IMPACT)...
  11. DIY or Commercial Screen - Need Help

    DIY Screens
    Hello, :yay2::wave: This is my first post on this forum. I have spent the last 6 months researching and building my Home theater and have spent a large portion of time reading on AVS and this forum. This is my setup: Theater Room - Basement Setup - Enclosed on 3 walls and open on one side to...
  12. Commercial Spectrum Readings

    Manufactured Screens
    All readings performed with a X-Rite certified and calibrated i1pro spectrophotmeter. This spectrophotometer is calibrated yearly by X-Rite. X-Rite i1Pro Device Specifications Spectral measurement device,supported measurement modes: Reflectance single measurement Reflectance scanning...
  13. Commercial Grayscale and Gamut Readings

    Manufactured Screens
    This will be a closed thread with calibration charts for all the materials I've tested. All materials have been tested using a ColorMunki Create colorimeter. The projector used is a BenQ W5000. The difference between the reference image and the materials readings will give us a good idea as...
  14. Replacing Woofer in a Commercial Sub

    DIY Subwoofers - General Discussion
    I posted this on another forum and wanted to run it by those over here as well. I have an Earthquake MKV-15 with a damaged woofer. My son and his friends accidently kicked it in while wrestling. I am not really a DIYer but before getting a replacement woofer from Earthquake, I was wondering if...
  15. Narrower Theater seats like commercial Theaters?

    Home Theater Seating and Accessories
    Hey Shacksters, I'm looking for banks of seating that are narrower and have seats that fold up and backs that slightly tip back. I have about 15' across and would like to seat a lot more people than the big padded leather seats. Any help with where to acquire that kind of seating would be much...
  16. Upcoming Commercial Screen Reviews and other News.

    General Screen Discussion
    Da-Lite is sending me some 30x30 samples of their Da-Matt, the High Contrast Da-Mat, Pearlescent, and the High Contrast Cinema Vision screen materials. I have had 6x8 samples of HoloDisplay's HoloVega, HoloDark, HoloGrey, HoloLite, and HoloMirage for about a year now, but 6x8 inches is too...
  17. Honda commercial

    Chat Box SWAMP
    Have you seen this yet. It's hard to beleive they pulled this off. http://www.albinoblacksheep.com/flash/honda.php