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  1. Member for 7 years, but first time posting

    New Member Introductions
    Hi, I joined way back when to get access to REW and enjoyed the email newsletters over the years but finally want to post to a thread. Looks like I can't until I jump through a couple of hoops, though! By way of introduction, I have a somewhat ageing home theatre system now, but I keep on...
  2. Member rejoining after 8 dormant years

    New Member Introductions
    Became diverted elsewhere, now back. Found this forum very useful all that time ago. Expect to do so again.
  3. What's new in the last 10 years? Building my new HT

    Home Theater Design and Construction
    It has been about 10 years since my last theater build. I Just bought a house with a good sized bonus room that will have a built in home theater system. What has changed in the last 10 years that I should be aware of. Not looking for specific equipment recommendations, but maybe a list of...
  4. 10 years of HTS?

    Chat Box SWAMP
    given this is 2017 Is the Home Theater Shack not 10 years old? Certainly a milestone that should be celebrated! :fireworks1::fireworks3::fireworks2:
  5. Middle School: The Worst Years of my Life - Blu-ray Review

    Official DVD and Blu-ray Reviews
    http://www.hometheatershack.com/gallery/file.php?n=87906 Title: Middle School: The Worst Years of my Life Movie: :1.5stars: Video: :4stars: Audio: :4stars: Extras: :2.5stars: HTS Overall Score:67 http://www.hometheatershack.com/gallery/file.php?n=87914Summary You ever...
  6. I've got to make this imperfect room work for a few years

    Home Audio Acoustics
    Hello, I've recently moved my music studio to a new workspace. Without getting into details, I've got to make this space work as best I can for at least a couple years. So first, pictures of the room are attached. *note: the ceilings are straight angles, not curved as they appear. The...
  7. TOP GUN celebrates 30 years with Limited Edition Blu-ray Combo Steelbook available May 3rd

    Movies | TV Shows | Hollywood
    Celebrate 30 Years of the Need for Speed! TOP GUN Just in Time for Memorial Day & Father’s Day, 30th Anniversary Limited Edition Blu-ray™ Steelbook Takes Flight May 3, 2016 Relive the Adrenaline-Fueled Classic on Digital HD May 10, 2016 HOLLYWOOD, Calif. – The...
  8. New Years's Special $100 off a pair of SDX10s

    Creative Sound Solutions
    This special offer is for a pair of SDX10 subwoofers at $100 off. Subduction SDX10 A similar special on a pair of SDX12s
  9. THE LAST FIVE YEARS Arrives On Blu-Ray & DVD May 5, 2015

    Movies | TV Shows | Hollywood
    “Terrific work from really appealing actors performing really good music.” – NPR “The film is brilliantly produced and directed.” – Broadway World “It's easy to fall in love with Anna Kendrick and Jeremy Jordan.” – Variety “Magnificent…One of the best musicals in many years.” –...
  10. happy late new years

    Chat Box SWAMP
    Just wanted to wish everyone a happy New year, I don't know if something has already been posted but what's your goal for your home theater this year??? I would like to get a new Projector at some point
  11. Improvements in Speaker Audio Quality in last 30 years.

    Home Audio Speakers
    Yesterday I was talking with a group of speaker designers and audio engineers. They had worked in companies like Allison, Acoustics research and had designed speakers like IC-20 (from Allison). I had asked the same question to them. According to them the improvements have not been much in the...
  12. Advice on buying a 65-70inch TV that I will replace in a couple of years with a 4K one?

    HDTV | Video Displays | Processors
    I want to buy a 65 or 70-inch display for a large room. I really would like to get a 4k display, though I’m just not sure it is worth it to invest in this technology right now for the price. I feel like it might be something worth having in the next 2-3 years as content becomes available and...
  13. Hello, member for a few years, first time posting

    New Member Introductions
    Hello all, I’ve been a member for a couple of years, but have never posted. A little background about me… My primary gig is working as the Supervising Audio Engineer for an organization that has 3 TV Studios, 2 Production Control Rooms, 3 Radio On-Air Studios, 2 Audio Post Suites, 9 Video...
  14. What did I build 10 to 12 years ago???

    DIY Subwoofers - General Discussion
    I need some help reverse engineering my sonosub. It was originally powered by a 500watt BASH plate amp that just quit a few weeks ago. So in my search for a new amp i discover REW and DSP, and wonder... have I been missing something? I now have a iNUKE NU3000DSP and a UMIK-1 on the way. I've...
  15. MGM Celebrates 90 years of Filmmaking

    Movies | TV Shows | Hollywood
    METRO-GOLDWYN-MAYER CELEBRATES 90 YEARS OF EXTRAORDINARY FILMMAKING Los Angeles, CA (January 22, 2014) – Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM) announced today a yearlong global campaign to honor the studio’s storied 90-year legacy. Founded in 1924 when theater magnate Marcus Loew bought and merged Metro...
  16. Happy new years! Heres to new friends, cheers!

    New Member Introductions
    Hey what's up forum members my name is, teachyourkids; I look forward to meeting all of you and learning all sorts of new things. Just a little bit about myself I'm a patient kind of guy, eager to learn, and very enthusiastic about my new found hobby! I have literally no experience in av tech or...
  17. The Best Years of Our Lives - Blu-ray Review

    Official DVD and Blu-ray Reviews
    http://www.hometheatershack.com/gallery/file.php?n=13413 Title: The Best Years of Our Lives Movie: :5stars: Video: :4.5stars: Audio: :4stars: Extras: :1star: HTS Overall Score:82 http://www.hometheatershack.com/gallery/file.php?n=13414Summary I rarely give 5 star ratings...
  18. ATSC 2.0 almost here, ATSC 3.0 coming in a few years

    AV Home Theater
    ATSC 2.0 expected to be voted on this year. It will enable over-the-air video-on-demand, online interactivity, push alerts to sleeping TVs, and the ability to watch two channels simultaneously on a single screen, among other functions. It will be compatible and continue to support the type of...
  19. My GR-Research Experience Still Going Strong Five Years Later

    DIY Speakers
    Since the beginning, my quest for audio and video nirvana had the unfortunate result of a system evolution that would go through some rapid changes – equipment/speakers never remained the same for very long. When it came to my speaker selection, satisfaction was often piqued, but never...