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Posted 08/21/12 12:13 PM
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My weekend project converting TV Room into a movie room with Epson 8350 projector.

It was a toss up to replace the trusty 50" Hitachi with either a 60" LED 1080p TV or a projector. The projector option won and I'm really happy with the result.
Total cost for all - projector and mount, cables, paint, component stand, curtains and hardware - $1917.32
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#384300 - 10/18/12 01:46 AM Re: Basement Movie Room - TV to Projector [Re: CatBrat]
brwsaw Offline
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Thats too funny...
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#384574 - 10/23/12 02:22 PM Re: Basement Movie Room - TV to Projector [Re: brwsaw]
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I don't know how this got here. It was a reply in another thread.
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#388867 - 01/27/13 10:02 PM Re: Basement Movie Room - TV to Projector [Re: tomtuttle]
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The whole room is painted white including the ceiling and I needed to reduce the amount of reflected light onto the ceiling - painting it flat black wasn't an option. In order to keep cost down I bought 4 sheets of flat black Bristol board from our local dollar store - 2 for 1.00 and thumb tacked them to the ceiling.

Easy to remove without any visual evidence if we ever sell and the effect on the reflected light really worked. I actually added a second row later on to further reduce the reflection - an extra $2.00
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#388868 - 01/27/13 10:04 PM Re: Basement Movie Room - TV to Projector [Re: fredk]
ColinO Offline
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I bought the Epson 8350 $1349.00 plus tax
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#388902 - 01/28/13 02:21 PM Re: Basement Movie Room - TV to Projector [Re: ColinO]
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Congrats, and enjoy!

Let us know how you like it!
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#388913 - 01/28/13 05:04 PM Re: Basement Movie Room - TV to Projector [Re: pmbuko]
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Originally Posted By: pmbuko
Originally Posted By: fredk
Originally Posted By: CatBrat
Originally Posted By: medic8r
It's the passageway for Ceiling Cat.

I had one of those once.

Until you were found drunk and passed out stuck in it?

I did not need a mental picture of a drunk and passed out CatBrat, stuck in a cat.


I missed you guys...too funny
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#388914 - 01/28/13 05:41 PM Re: Basement Movie Room - TV to Projector [Re: ColinO]
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Totally clever thinking with the bristol board! Glad that idea worked!
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