Home Theatre & Automation
Good review of the W5000
The W10000 had a couple of niggling issues (issues to me me but probably not to anyone else) so Benq in their wisdom upgraded me !!!
Finishing Data and Audio Cabling
They will rough it till the plasterer and painting done, but they should come back and terminate it and provide a certificate of compliance along with papers showing stats…
May 16, 2008 7:28 pm
May 20, 2008 11:14 am
Digital and Analogue sound question
You said it Djelibeybi.
And Al, at my place the Digital signal is behind the analogue, so it must also have something to do with your gear .
May 23, 2008 10:41 am
Audio Visual Dreams loses Matt Walker
First off, congratulations Matt on the new position with Selby, I’m sure it’ll have its challenges.
Rod the best of luck with your company, you’ve obviously…
May 24, 2008 2:39 pm
New Product - Logitech Duet...
Logitech make great gear - I have one of their Harmony remotes and it's easy to setup and use via their web interface. Just picked up one of their top of the range mouses…
I have the Paradigm Monitor 11's with the cc390 centre!
I love them.
I have a Benq W20000 ... I also love it!
You may also want to check out the…
cat6 cabling in new house
It is most likely that Steve has hit the nail on the head.
Terminating Cat6 is different to Cat5/Cat5E - even the actual sockets are different (even though they are…
Jun 02, 2008 7:04 am
Is there any point?
thanks for the replies guys!
I’m just thinking aloud here, and although a dedicated room for the HT is a nice to have IMO it’s not a necessity, my…
Jun 05, 2008 11:43 am
Home Theatre Equipment Setup
Selecting this type of equipment is, of course, tempered with a fair amount of personal taste (eg. I prefer DLP projectors to…
Jun 11, 2008 1:50 pm
Jun 13, 2008 3:44 pm
Thanks for the leads....they look like what I'm after will have a closer look at specs but at first blush looks like what I'm after....your a champ.
Yamaha Vs Jamo Vs Marantz
I'm currently on my 3rd Yamaha amp, forget the model of the other 2 but current set up is a RX-V1.
We had a few issues with the digital processor which became extremely…
Speaker Wall Plates
When we sell the place I simply tuck cables into wall cavity and put a blank 2000 series faceplate on. new owners can do with the cables what…
Jun 23, 2008 3:18 pm
NuVo Audio System
The Sonos and the Logitech Squeezebox Duet do pretty much the same thing (the Sonos has an 'active' (ie built-in stereo amplifier) version of their Zone…
Jun 24, 2008 12:12 pm
Question for the HT experts
Thanks for that Rodda, I might check with PD and see what we can come up with.
I agree with you though, at the end of the day we can just knock out the wall and…
VMCE - Any need for AV cabling?
OK, I'm not sure exactly what you're referring to when you say 'structured' cabling, as the term really just means to plan your wiring/cabling and get it in place while…
Jun 28, 2008 10:11 am
Wiring help website
... and I'm always a little dubious of any site that offers free help, AFTER you create an account with them.
I think that if you need help with wiring, it's worth the…
Jul 01, 2008 5:55 pm
Sound level from Wii.
Ok...try one last night: I have disconnected the cable I had and used the original cable in the front v/aux input. The volume is fine.... So now to try this cable in…
Need help for internet/paytv setup
i think i should setup the LAN cable for internet and an additional phone point just in case... cannot live without internet... it is one of the most important…
In-Wall Source/Speaker Selector
i was exactly the same i got the catalogue on friday
and i spent alot of time on-line looking for it over the weekend with no luck
i am still trying to find the specs…
video distribution options ??
Yep. Makes sense - I think I'll still to watching a modulated signal in the other rooms, and if I want HD I'll head downstairs for the experience (at that price,…
JB Hi Fi Speakers
I have just installed Jensens into my Brother in laws cinema, andfind the quality of the sound to be very good. There may be others that are better, but I think for value…
Infra-red repeating kit
Thank-you Rod, that is very helpful and actually helps to make sense out of all the terms etc.
I have emailed my s/c at PD to see if they offer the Clipsal type setup…
Jul 04, 2008 8:17 pm
Was just wondering if anyone has this and how it works I notice they also sell a 12 volt power supply with it for an extra $42.
TIVO ... Coming July 2008!
Does this mean we should get a telephone connection point behind the TV ready to access ADSL broadband features, or would it have to be connected to a PC?
Doing my head in....LCD vs Plasma
I have a CRT telly - my trusty Hitachi 50" 4:3 RPTV is as good as ever. It was my only big screen display device for over 2 years, and I'm talking about what I've seen…
Jul 10, 2008 10:57 am
Hey StuDog, I don't know about you, but I always seem to have issues with widescreen conversion too. I find that some of the video editing software doesn't recognise that…
Jul 16, 2008 3:53 pm
I'll start by saying I don't know all there is to know about StarServe as I personally don't use it much (I prefer other methods).
Q1. Why not run the 5th…
Jul 18, 2008 11:40 am
What would you look for?
If its a two storey then i would invest in getting power points and cable ready conduits in the ceilings b/c its extremely hard to do this afterwards. If its only a single…
Home Theatre Door Handles
The star one looks like village cinemas but just perfect for what I want. Thank you. The others are really cool too.