Home Theatre & Automation
wakeboardandy240V cable and HDMI/HDMI over CAT6 together in conduit OK ?
18 March 2011
if you want them at the same spot then just use two conduits.. that is how they wire your phone line from the street, it sits side by side with the electrical conduit in…
RoddaBuilding a Media Room - Should I put in Alcove and Bulkhead
9 March 2011
Hi again Hep. For getting the real cinema experience you simply cannot beat a projector (unless you have about $100K spare and you can get your hands on a 100"…
chippyTheatre sound insulation - door construction? Coritech door?
8 March 2011
You can order any door as a solid core. Just use the same door as the rest as the internals (if that's what you want) but order it in solid core. Be careful with the…
1sthomeSound insulation - villaboard cf sound check
3 March 2011
Now I'm using villaboard on the bathroom wall side of the the timber stud wall, insulation and then firecheck plasterboard on the other side of the wall. How do you…
BarrywaltersShould I get an internet connection point at the tv
1 March 2011
lol! No misunderstanding...just the way I read the question! The $400 is expensive based on the cost of the cable and the labour involved. …
mattwalkerSelby acoustics Deluxe motorised screen with remote
24 February 2011
It depends. Selby sell both. One has RF only and the other (which is the deluxe) has IR and 12V trigger. Be warned though, the IR / Power module is huge and sits…
cooky3Looking for HT that wont dominate the room
19 February 2011
Thanks for your opinions guys, Is there anything else i should add to the list that you would recommend? Would be for Movies mostly I was looking at in-wall speakers but…
nicenurseHelp- my media room is a blank canvas!
17 February 2011
Thank you all so much, I didnt realise there were so many elements to making up a theatre room. I have jotted down all your advice and feel ready now to hit the stores…
paulw11Number of network ports and locations in new build
17 February 2011
OK so I'm in fornt of my Main PC.. as for a 6RU it won't fit.... you would need to get a 9RU in your current format it is 44 points so that is…
cherubStar panels, night sky, stars on the ceiling
3 February 2011
The one in the picture was the first we did. We used approx. 200 meters of fiber optic cable and a multicolored box. Took 3 days to complete and cost roughly $1800 installed
RoddaCheck Home Theatre Speakers for Performance
31 January 2011
I cannot think of any 'instrument' or 'device' that can check the performance of speakers per se, however, there are some checks the you can do and some checks that people…
danrts5.6 x 4.5 media room - projector location/fan issue?
29 January 2011
Thanks. Yes I was worried about the fan interfering with the image from the projector, the fan being the most central point of the room! Thanks for the replies. Well…
Tom's PlayroomIs it Ok to put a projector and speakers in a bulkhead ??
20 January 2011
Hi there Mike, In my readings, a number of the theatre builders in the USA are constructing 'hush boxes' around their ceiling mounted projectors in a black acoustically…
BigmorgsParadigm in wall speakers - whats the best mix of models
11 January 2011
Which way did you decide to go? Are you happy with the outcome? Thinking of doing something similar...