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Posted 12/04/12 01:43 AM
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Here is a preview of my new HT room.
M3, VP100 on-wall. Sharp Aquos 52'' LED.
At the bottom, are 2 X 6U rackmount I built between two floors. (The floor on the other side of this wall is about 36'' higher.)
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#386589 - 12/04/12 01:26 PM Re: QUAKEMAX - HT ROOM [Re: quakemax]
chesseroo Offline
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Registered: 05/13/02
Posts: 4788
Loc: western canada
Nice clean installation.
Looks like hard reflective room.
Nice floors though.
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#386594 - 12/04/12 02:20 PM Re: QUAKEMAX - HT ROOM [Re: chesseroo]
quakemax Offline
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Registered: 12/03/12
Posts: 12
Loc: Montreal
Originally Posted By: chesseroo
Nice clean installation.
Looks like hard reflective room.
Nice floors though.

Thanks! It is indeed very reflective. I am actually working on fixing acoustic panels on the left and right walls.
But I am still struggling to convince the wife to put some kind of rug/carpet on the floor. wink

The wood species is called Cumaru if anyone is wondering. It is also known as Brazilian teak.

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#386626 - 12/04/12 10:20 PM Re: QUAKEMAX - HT ROOM [Re: quakemax]
jakewash Offline
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Registered: 12/26/03
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Loc: Calgary, Alberta
I would push for Cloth seating if the rug is a no go or at the very least wall treatments.
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#386629 - 12/04/12 11:36 PM Re: QUAKEMAX - HT ROOM [Re: jakewash]
quakemax Offline
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Registered: 12/03/12
Posts: 12
Loc: Montreal
Originally Posted By: jakewash
I would push for Cloth seating if the rug is a no go or at the very least wall treatments.


Thats funny, because my wife insisted on two things for the new living room:
- No carpet
- All leather sofa

The sofa is already bought, but I think I might get a chance with a smaller rug centered in the room. I got the approval for the wall treatment, I won't be pushing my luck for a couple of days laugh

I was wondering about whether or not treating the front wall. Any advice on that?


Edited by quakemax (12/04/12 11:38 PM)

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#386630 - 12/05/12 12:03 AM Re: QUAKEMAX - HT ROOM [Re: quakemax]
jakewash Offline
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Registered: 12/26/03
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Loc: Calgary, Alberta
Front wall won't do much, it is at the first reflection points that you need treatments, floor, walls, even ceiling.
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#386645 - 12/05/12 08:22 AM Re: QUAKEMAX - HT ROOM [Re: quakemax]
CatBrat Offline
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Registered: 08/05/09
Posts: 5803
Loc: Some random location
Try to get the room painted in flat black, as in any sane theater room design. Then, after receiving threats of divorce, compromise on a minor switch of a large area rug.

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#386661 - 12/05/12 02:17 PM Re: QUAKEMAX - HT ROOM [Re: CatBrat]
quakemax Offline
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Registered: 12/03/12
Posts: 12
Loc: Montreal
Originally Posted By: jakewash
Front wall won't do much, it is at the first reflection points that you need treatments, floor, walls, even ceiling.

Alright. I will start with the walls and go from there.

Originally Posted By: CatBrat
Try to get the room painted in flat black, as in any sane theater room design. Then, after receiving threats of divorce, compromise on a minor switch of a large area rug.

hahaha! should have done this in the beginning! I might try just showing up with one and see what happens... whistle


Edited by quakemax (12/05/12 02:23 PM)

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#386673 - 12/05/12 04:08 PM Re: QUAKEMAX - HT ROOM [Re: quakemax]
Nachosgrande Offline
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Registered: 09/26/06
Posts: 258
Loc: New York
I'd go bear rug, myself.
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