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  1. Vendor Deals
    1. Any and all commercial posting on the forum requires vendor credentials to do so. This includes: A business name Usernames, business information in your Signatures and or Avatars, soliciting in private message, and any and all commercial posting in threads. Failure to sign up as a...
  2. Staging Area
    The following is a list of basic guidelines about what is and is not allowed while posting on our site. These rules are in addition to what is listed in our Terms Of Use, and Advertising Rules. Please read through all of these sections before using our site and contact us if you have questions...
  3. Staging Area
    Some members of HomeTheaterShack.com may work for or own a company that sells tools, equipment, supplies, or other home theater related products and services. It is natural to want to advertise your product and/or services on this site. However, in order to create a community that is not...
  4. Chat Box SWAMP
    Recently, there have been several discussions about why the traffic at Home Theater Shack has dropped significantly. Some have suggested it is because we are so restrictive about language and about bashing manufacturers and other posters. So I think it is time to refresh on who we are, why we...
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  10. GTG, Clubs, Associations and Audio Fests
    I'm just coming back from ISE AMSTERDAM 2014 Edition. There was a lot of laser based DLP projectors to see. DPI, CHRISTIE, BARCO, PANASONIC, VIEWSONIC, NEC only one Brand didn't use DLP with a laser light source it's SONY with his VPL-FHZ55. 4K was also present with 3D chip DLP in 4096x2160...
  11. Home Theater Design and Construction
    I am just about to start my basement build which will include a Theater Room and an adjoining Game/TV Room in an open layout. Additional plans are going to included Whole-House Audio down the road. I am basically ready to complete the 3 bedrooms in the basement except I have a few things to...
  12. Chat Box SWAMP
    I wish all sites would have the same rules and regs that Home Theater Shack does. I think, just my opinion, that if alll sites were like this one, it would make the web a much better place. Thanks for being. Thats all for now. Take care and Gad Bless.4
  13. Video Game Systems | Video Games
    EU court rules gamers are free to resell digital games The Court of Justice of the European Union, as reported by Eurogamer, has ruled that publishers are legally unable to stop people reselling digital games. Said the court: “An author of software cannot oppose the resale of his ‘used’...
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    The never ending TiVo / DISH Network patent saga continues, with the latest twist presented as U.S. Patent and Trademark Office ruled TiVo's "Time Warp" patent is invalid. Both sides have issued press release in response, with TiVo pointing out this is "just one of several steps" in the...
  15. REW Forum
    NOTE: Audio System Components- 2) KRK RP5 Active Powered Monitors(first generation) 1) KRK RP10S Active Powered Subwoofer Soundcard-Emu 1820M(discontinued model) Measurement Mic: Behringer ECM8000(loaded generic .cal file) My original post...before I found a plugin..... Using the "Generic"...
  16. Electronic Processing/Equalization Devices
    Rules of thumb I have read many threads and most of the setup guide but I don’t think I came across this. What are the rules of thumb for filters? My thoughts based on what I have read are. Less filters are better then more. Both gain and cut reduce headroom, I read that cut reduces...
  17. Testing
    This is it... the famous post padding thread so that you can get your first five post out of the way quickly. The old post padding thread got wiped out accidentally... we apologize to those who may be inconvenienced.
  18. New Member Introductions
    Hi All Long time lurker, REW user, first time poster. I'm finally starting to get some good useage out of REW and definately appreciate the program and the forum! Not thrilled with the first time poster policy tho. I just typed out a long detailed post in the REW forum looking for some...
  19. New Member Introductions
    As a new member it was refreshing to see the details of Rules that express good behaviour that could well be applied outside the Forum too.
  20. New Member Introductions
    I enjoy Home Theater and will post more in the future. I usually look to sites like this for help when encountering problems and for opinions when choosing new equipment. I have a few problems now and I am also looking into new equipment but I will need to determine where to post these...