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  1. Movies | TV Shows | Hollywood
    For those of you who have netflix, have you seen the new series called "Stranger Things". Wow, I just finished season 1 and it is a great series. A bit of sci-fi, thriller, horror, all rolled into one. Highly recommended.
  2. Home Theater Design and Construction
    Hi Guys, Long time lurker, but finally able to build out my theater. So much great info from here! I have a question regarding resilient channel walls/ceilings and how to attach things to the walls. I plan on using res channel but wondering how to a) mount the projector, and b) I plan on...
  3. System Setup and Connection
    Putting together a separate low/mid-priced HT set-up so I’ll be switching out some of the gear in my current main HT system and buying some new replacement stuff. I plan to pull the 7.2 channel NAD AVR and Oppo BDP 93 out of my primary system and have a new Marantz 8801 processor and Oppo BDP...
  4. AV Home Theater
    Saw this video and its really neat to see, A must watch :cool: http://youtu.be/Q3oItpVa9fs
  5. Home Audio Speakers
    Are you kidding me? These things sound great! :D After reading and re-reading the $1,000 speaker evaluation several months ago I decided to sell my Ascend Sierras and try the Martin Logan Motion 12s and evaluate them against the Arx A5s. My problem was, the Motion 12s were discontinued and the...
  6. Video Game Systems | Video Games
    Sony has released a video called “20 Things You Didn’t Know About PS4″ Sony has released a video called “20 Things You Didn’t Know About PS4″ which includes some facts about the PS4 set to release during the holidays. Check it out below. Enjoy it, and Happy Friday.
  7. New Member Introductions
    Hello everyone. I am joining HTC to learn how to turn my setup from wow to stunning. I have bought several componts over the years. I have a three rooms setup: master bed room 5.1 with zone 2 (bathroom), family room 7.1, and a movie/video game room. I will post the specs for each room later...
  8. DIY Subwoofers - General Discussion
    I am a DIY newbie... I am finding building subs completely frustratingly fun... Here are some issues I have run into... Maybe it will help you in the future... Make sure you have the proper tools. Circular saw with guide, router, jigsaws at minimum; a table saw would be really nice. Real...
  9. REW Forum
    These test were taken just seconds apart: How does a 60hz resonance just disappear like that? I've noticed while using REW that freq plots rarely change very much, but waterfalls can vary quite a bit. Can someone explain this to me? Sometimes I'll be deadset in building a tuned trap to...
  10. Home Audio Speakers
    Help! I am looking to upgrade everything in my system, step-by-step. I had been set on an LCR setup for my fronts, and had narrowed it down to the Emotiva XRC 6.2 or 5.2. However, I have recently been considering the Monitor Audio Silver RX 2(because of the reputation of its big brother, the RX...
  11. General Screen Discussion
    Hello all: I am looking to put a projector screen. What are some important things to consider. - screen width, height ( is there any ratio) - what brands are best ones without breaking wallet - other important factors that somebody should consider.
  12. Video Game Systems | Video Games
    DICE Shares Four Things Learned from PS3 Battlefield 3 Beta While some believe that the bug-infested Battlefield 3 beta on the PS3 did more harm than good, DICE argues quite the opposite, citing four major ways they’ve been able to improve the experience based on player feedback...
  13. Chat Box SWAMP
    Well A couple of weeks ago my wifes car had the head gasket go and it was more expensive to fix then the car was worth so off to the junk yard it went leaving us with just the one vehicle and with both of us working that is tough. That's one,:rolleyesno: Then a week later I go to start my old...
  14. Pro Audio
    For once lol. By Frank Wells. Avid’s Pro Audio division announced today its first new hardware and software products developed under the Avid brand—flagship I/O options and a new software processing paradigm for Pro Tools|HD dubbed HEAT (Harmonically Enhanced Algorithm Technology). Tony...
  15. CD Players | Turntables
    I want to get into some old vinyl records. My wife and I enjoy old Billie Holiday, Duke Ellington, Ella Fitzgerald, you get the idea and we've been talking about starting a new hobby of looking for old albums. I've been looking at some old Pioneer direct drive units but not too sure what to look...
  16. Pro Audio
    things are a bit quiet and I have been busy in the studio so I thought I might tell you about some stuff. Room setup recently I have upgraded to a set of B&W 802's. Blow your mind great speakers but I have had to change my room completely to compensate for having mains now (not near field). I...
  17. Official DVD and Blu-ray Reviews
    Where the Wild Things Are http://www.hometheatershack.com/gallery/file.php?n=3636&w=lStarring: Max Records, Catherine Keener, James Gandolfini, Paul Dano, Catherine O’Hara, Forest Whitaker, Chris Cooper, Michael Berry Jr. Director: Spike Jonze Studio: Warner Brothers Runtime: 101 minutes Rating...
  18. DIY Subwoofers - General Discussion
    Guess what was in here. If you have followed any of my noob questions you already know. :jump:
  19. Home Theater Design and Construction
    Thought I'd post some of my personal 'observations' I've picked up over the last year and a half of my build :bigsmile: <insert humor> 1. Once you attach a soffit, the chin-ups begin in less than 10 minutes you after install it 2. Somewhere, somehow, at least one of the 2x4's in the room has...
  20. Blu-ray | DVD | Disc Media Players
    I got my first HDDVD player. It is used Toshiba HD-A1. I upgraded the fw to the latest stuff and proceeded to hook it up to my Sony 5200ES via HDMI. All went smoothly till I played a disk, video looked great, but no audio. After messing with configurations for an hour or so I gave up and since I...
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