Author Topic: New home theater layout  (Read 4542 times)

Offline Sir Thrift-a-Lot

  • Ready For Intervention!
  • ******
  • Posts: 2756
    • View Profile
Re: New home theater layout
« Reply #30 on: January 18, 2015, 01:51:57 PM »
I saw a big curved screen tv at Sams that was supposed to be hi-res but the color looked so fake on it.
My 1984 Sony Profeel looks alot better.

A lot of that can be due to set up.

Offline OldiesButGoodies

  • Administrator
  • *****
  • Posts: 2418
  • Be nice, it is free!
    • View Profile
Re: New home theater layout
« Reply #31 on: January 18, 2015, 01:59:00 PM »
agree - the stores set TVs up in "torch mode" - you have to find a remote and set them to cinema to get a remote idea of what normal would look like.

Spkr: VMPS RM40
Pre: McCormack RLD-1, Rotel 970BX Phono
Amps: Channel Islands Audio D-200 MkII 
Phono: VPI Aries 1,  Van de Hul Frog
CD: Oppo BDP-83 DAC: Young DSD DAC
Cass: Tascam 122MkII
R2R: Revox B77
Sub: Rhythmik FV 15HP

Offline bmwr75

  • Ready For Intervention!
  • ******
  • Posts: 1180
    • View Profile
Re: New home theater layout
« Reply #32 on: January 25, 2015, 11:25:23 AM »
Here are a couple of moderately crappy pictures of the new HT room.

The first was taken standing in the entry door looking towards where the screen will be mounted.

The second is looking back towards the room entry door.
Media: CDs ripped to Apple Lossless files
Source: Mac Mini using iTunes and Bit Perfect
DAC: AudioSmile modded Behringer DEQ2496
Preamp: Rogue Audio Perseus
Crossover: miniDSP 2X4 HD
Amp: Vincent SP-331
Mains: KEF LS50
Subs: dual SVS SB-2000

Offline Sir Thrift-a-Lot

  • Ready For Intervention!
  • ******
  • Posts: 2756
    • View Profile
Re: New home theater layout
« Reply #33 on: January 25, 2015, 11:56:28 AM »
Looks great!

Offline schwarcw

  • Ready For Intervention!
  • ******
  • Posts: 1552
  • No one here gets out alive!
    • View Profile
Re: New home theater layout
« Reply #34 on: January 25, 2015, 02:02:55 PM »
Looking real good Scott!

Do you have your wiring figured out and run?
Carl

Offline BB3

  • OCCD Apprentice
  • *****
  • Posts: 601
  • UNLIMITED POWER !!!!
    • View Profile
Re: New home theater layout
« Reply #35 on: January 25, 2015, 05:13:48 PM »
Mighty impressive to say the least, Scott. I for one can't wait to see it when it's all complete.----Bill
Carver Gear : C-9, C-16, C-19, 4-TFM 55's, 2-TFM 35's, 1-TFM 25, 2- Silver 7T's, 490T

Non Carver Gear : Anthem AVM50V, Anthem PRE2L, Sonic Frontiers SFCD-1, Denon DCD1560, Sony PS3 & BDP-350, Nin.Wii
 
Speakers : Polk Audio--SDA-SRS, SDA-SRS1.2TL's, SDA-CRS+'s, RTA-15TL's and 3-Velodyne F-1500

Offline bmwr75

  • Ready For Intervention!
  • ******
  • Posts: 1180
    • View Profile
Re: New home theater layout
« Reply #36 on: January 25, 2015, 05:41:21 PM »
Looking real good Scott!

Do you have your wiring figured out and run?

Yes Carl, we prewired it for 7.2 HT.
Media: CDs ripped to Apple Lossless files
Source: Mac Mini using iTunes and Bit Perfect
DAC: AudioSmile modded Behringer DEQ2496
Preamp: Rogue Audio Perseus
Crossover: miniDSP 2X4 HD
Amp: Vincent SP-331
Mains: KEF LS50
Subs: dual SVS SB-2000

Offline OldiesButGoodies

  • Administrator
  • *****
  • Posts: 2418
  • Be nice, it is free!
    • View Profile
Re: New home theater layout
« Reply #37 on: January 25, 2015, 06:33:14 PM »
when I grow up I want to build a HT room like that   >:D

Spkr: VMPS RM40
Pre: McCormack RLD-1, Rotel 970BX Phono
Amps: Channel Islands Audio D-200 MkII 
Phono: VPI Aries 1,  Van de Hul Frog
CD: Oppo BDP-83 DAC: Young DSD DAC
Cass: Tascam 122MkII
R2R: Revox B77
Sub: Rhythmik FV 15HP

 

Namecheap.com
Fight Spam! Click Here!