Home Theatre & Automation
Nov 16, 2010 12:43 pm
I bought 10 of these of Ebay for $30 delivered to my house with the same rating, and I bet most people wouldn't even notice the difference if there were any!
Cheap Samsungs - ?looks like a con
If it looks like a duck, swims like a duck, walks like a duck and quacks like a duck....It's a duck. Probably a fraud! Check out the link below for more…
Is it possible ??
After reading a many many threads on this forum, I have decided to install a custom design structured wiring solution. Was originally intending…
Is there such a thing as...
Get rid of the Wii and get a PS3. It can even play bluray, stream music, movies, connect to the internet...problem solved
wall mounted TV s
Thanks for sharing Tornado_ALIVE ... I need these for behind bedside tables in the master as it drives me insane all the crap that drops behind the tables as they have to…
media room pre-wiring / setup
Are you able to do the wiring before the plaster boards go up if Yes why dont you just wire the room, mark or take photos of were the wire's are and later on…
Notice this post is quite old now. I'm looking to install a basic structured wiring solution, something like the StarServe or more…
Oct 31, 2010 11:14 am
would an iternal wireless network be ok
Just also, your internet may provide you say 3Mbps. The Wifi on…
There is defnitely some difference in quality - I've had bad experiences with really cheap HDMI cables (basically just not working) like the ones…
Doing structured wiring need help.
I am building and i was wondering if anyone out there would be able to provide structured wiring.
I can source the Rg6 and Cat 6…
How can I put a key on my wireless router
I have a router that had a slight "quirk" with it's MAC address filtering. It would block the MAC address you put in, and allow everything else I had a HELL of a time…
It depends on how many different music sources you want shared and selectable in the different rooms, what else you want to hear through those speakers in those…
Oct 27, 2010 12:35 pm
Speaker wire wall plate
I've seen plates with up to 16 connections (ie: 32 individual plugs) on them - but they're huge, and I reckon once they're wired up they'd be an unsightly mess. I prefer…
Oct 26, 2010 4:44 pm
TV Reception options
First, check with the developer that you can put an antenna on the roof, some estates don’t let you.
An Antenna in WA only gives you Free to air, that’s it.
Any X10 enthusiasts?
I've been using X10 for a while to control lights and various appliances, check if doors are open etc. It's really just been as a hobby with me. I don't control HVAC…
Oct 22, 2010 7:28 pm
Hi! I renovate my kitchen now. First i was thinking to put small TV under cabinet and after deside not do it because its very small room under. So anyway I want to install…
Oct 19, 2010 10:40 pm
We're in the process of finalizing our prelims and we're starting to look at wiring. Here's our…
Oct 18, 2010 10:48 pm
Home Theatre AV Receiver Setup Question
If you upgrade to a decent AV Receiver that has video up-conversion capability (ie. can convert older, lesser video signal formats to HDMI) as well as just switching then…
Oct 18, 2010 9:45 am
In Ceiling Speakers Insulation
In-ceiling speakers would greatly benefit from being "boxed-in" so to speak/making cabinets for them just as normal speaker boxes are, which would obviously be not…
Oct 16, 2010 5:36 pm
Using the Remote in another room
I think a solution for other people who are still in the concept stage of setups like this could contemplate using a Playstation 3 as thier BluRay player, and i they want…
Video Monitor Entry-Is this O.K or Not ?
I have a client who answers her door bell from her phone (even when she's not home) not sure if it displays video, but I bet if you look hard enough there will be an…
Oct 12, 2010 7:31 pm
My antenna was $25 and it works a treat!
Dunno about install, i've got a mate who's…
So anyways... with some help from the home theatre fanatics at avsforum.com, gone with Dulux endless dusk walls and Musing ceiling. SLight green tinge on this photo but…
Oct 09, 2010 10:37 am
Easier telephone/ADSL cabling options
Thanks for the info.
I'll get my installer to use CAT6 for ALL the cabling - it's just two points for the phone - and obviously for all the data points.
Sep 29, 2010 11:55 am
Home Theatre Equipment suggestions
Glad that you got a set up that you are really happy with. Sometimes bargains pop up when you are not really looking. Hope that your system brings you many…
Sep 27, 2010 1:10 am
Intercom system bought from PD
That's understandable, we were lucky enough to only really need the one, although 1 in the master could have come in handy might look into adding it later!
HD and full HD?
what is the price difference like out in the market now? I finally got into the big screen flat pannel world this year and the price difference between 50" full HD versus…
Home Theatre Shelving Units
No I don't work for them, and I have only made 4 posts on this site all on this same topic of a home theatre shelving system. So I guess it makes sense that all my…
Sep 19, 2010 3:10 pm
not sure if this is the place to ask this but i thought i'd do it anyway!
I'm looking at picking up a new camcorder and was wondering what suggestions you…
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