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12-29-01, 01:35 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 589
Posted By electronix_kid

Definitely go for the DVD Player... The PS2...

Definitely go for the DVD Player...

The PS2 plays DVDs very poorly, and should be used as a second, or even third DVD player, never a primary player...
02-03-01, 08:58 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 8,575
Posted By electronix_kid

Mitsubishi 36" Direct View TV Toshiba 2109 DVD...

Mitsubishi 36" Direct View TV
Toshiba 2109 DVD Player
Kenwood VR407 Reciever
JVC S-VHS VCR
Luxman Amp (to power the passive sub)

Paradigm Titan Mains (HT)
JBL Monitors (Music)
Yamaha center...
02-03-01, 08:49 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 695
Posted By electronix_kid

Sears has a receton optical cable for $12.99 (i...

Sears has a receton optical cable for $12.99 (i tihnk 3 feet or 1meter)
02-03-01, 08:48 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 834
Posted By electronix_kid

Who wants to greatly improve the image quality of...

Who wants to greatly improve the image quality of your TV for under $1?!?!?! Even if you're TV is perfectly calibrated, this tweak will improve it!

Yeah, the title gave it away, they're MATTES! (I...
12-31-00, 07:55 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 714
Posted By electronix_kid

This pic will settle many Coax Vs. Optical...

This pic will settle many Coax Vs. Optical debates.

http://pmusic.bizland.com/digianim.gif
12-31-00, 03:24 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,060
Posted By electronix_kid

Just get a Shielded Composite cable... Check...

Just get a Shielded Composite cable...

Check out my signature.

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I'm tired of answering the same ol' "Coax Vs. Optical" Threads over and over...

Bits are Bits...

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12-30-00, 10:59 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 710
Posted By electronix_kid

I second the Kenwood HTB-503... Great system for...

I second the Kenwood HTB-503... Great system for the price...

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I'm tired of answering the same ol' "Coax Vs. Optical" Threads over and over...

Bits are Bits...

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12-29-00, 01:17 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,105
Posted By electronix_kid

Okay... here's the simple explaination... A...

Okay... here's the simple explaination...

A digital coaxial bitstream should sound the same as an optical bitstream. If you do hear, Differences are all in your head.

You can use A Regular RCA...
12-25-00, 01:36 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,289
Posted By electronix_kid

<BLOCKQUOTE><font size="1" face="Verdana,...

<BLOCKQUOTE><font size="1" face="Verdana, Arial">quote:</font><HR><font face="Verdana, Arial" size="2">I hate black bars on my t.v. I would like to only see movie.</font><HR></BLOCKQUOTE>

Okay......
12-25-00, 01:24 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 831
Posted By electronix_kid

Okay, Composite to Svideo is very apparant... I...

Okay, Composite to Svideo is very apparant... I cant really 'scale' it from 1-10, because i dunno what your view of a '1' is, and what a '10' is (like is 1 like VHS? a 10 HDTV quality?)... But use...
12-25-00, 01:17 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 864
Posted By electronix_kid

Oops, Indy Jones Fan, you are right... I forgot...

Oops, Indy Jones Fan, you are right... I forgot that JVC made Progressive scan player, and i automatically assumed it wasn't PS... Yes, you will get a MUCH better picture using the progressive...
12-24-00, 11:11 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,289
Posted By electronix_kid

The rectangular TVs STILL show black bars,...

The rectangular TVs STILL show black bars, because it is in 16:9, which is at a 1.78:1 aspect ratio, while 99.99% of the new releases are at 1.85:1 or wider aspect ratio, so no matter what, you will...
12-24-00, 11:07 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,476
Posted By electronix_kid

<BLOCKQUOTE><font size="1" face="Verdana,...

<BLOCKQUOTE><font size="1" face="Verdana, Arial">quote:</font><HR><font face="Verdana, Arial" size="2">You are running in Pro Logic, and not 5.1. If you do nt have 5.1 decoding, the problem is you...
12-24-00, 02:08 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 864
Posted By electronix_kid

Welcome to the Forum! Okay.. Here's how I...

Welcome to the Forum!

Okay.. Here's how I would hookup everything:

DVD to Reciever - 1 Coaxial (Just get a normal Shielded VIDEO CABLE) or 1 Optical cable for Digital 5.1 Audio, and 1 Svideo...
12-24-00, 02:02 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,289
Posted By electronix_kid

Yeah, read the link above, that'll educate ya... ...

Yeah, read the link above, that'll educate ya... http://talk.dvdtalk.com/ubb/biggrin.gif

In VHS, you actually only see about 50% of the image, compared to DVDs with the "Black Bars", which shows...
12-23-00, 10:57 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 760
Posted By electronix_kid

I highly recommend a low-end Toshiba unit......

I highly recommend a low-end Toshiba unit... Especially the SD1600, or SD1200
12-23-00, 10:54 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,289
Posted By electronix_kid

First of all, you DONT need to watch Widescreen...

First of all, you DONT need to watch Widescreen movies if you have ANY kind of TV... There's no set standards or rules that says your TV has to be X" big to view Widescreen Material. All TVs can show...
12-23-00, 10:49 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,476
Posted By electronix_kid

Which audio setting are you using? Auto-Digital?...

Which audio setting are you using? Auto-Digital? Coz it sounds like you have it set on 3-Stereo. On the front panel of your reciever, press "Input Mode" and make sure its set to D-Auto, and make sure...
12-23-00, 09:20 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 779
Posted By electronix_kid

I have an AudioSource Subwoofer i bought a long...

I have an AudioSource Subwoofer i bought a long time ago, about 5 years ago, it is the SW-THREE, its a 10" Passive Subwoofer, powered by a seperate Power Amplifier. Its not a brand name sub or...
12-23-00, 03:06 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,828
Posted By electronix_kid

IMHO, 1080i is better than 720p.. 1080i HDTV is...

IMHO, 1080i is better than 720p.. 1080i HDTV is the most spectacular image you can get out of a TV... The most lifelike, sharp, vibrant, clear...
12-09-00, 07:45 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 751
Posted By electronix_kid

I would set the DVD player to 2-Stereo... Because...

I would set the DVD player to 2-Stereo... Because DPL is intended to decode a STEREO STREAM...
12-02-00, 09:35 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 750
Posted By electronix_kid

I have a "Digital Video Stabilizer" that defeats...

I have a "Digital Video Stabilizer" that defeats macrovision... Don't need it now though, planning to sell. E-mail me if interested.
12-02-00, 07:25 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 773
Posted By electronix_kid

Okay, Coaxial cable has everything an optical...

Okay, Coaxial cable has everything an optical cable can do but with more.

In terms of audio quality, Both are same.
In terms of price, Coax is cheaper, you can just use an old RCA-Video cable
In...
11-28-00, 08:18 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 735
Posted By electronix_kid

BEST RECIEVER IMHO for your situation is the...

BEST RECIEVER IMHO for your situation is the Kenwood VR407 i got at ONECALL.COM for $243.00 after calling their 1-800 number! comes with 100x5 watts of power, DTS/DD decoding, 6 svideo inputs (svideo...
11-26-00, 02:42 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 941
Posted By electronix_kid

Many people say AVIA is a must have, but i aint...

Many people say AVIA is a must have, but i aint gonna shell out $50 for a calibration DVD... YET... http://talk.dvdtalk.com/ubb/smile.gif

Yeah, i calibrated my video using the T2:UE THX optimode,...
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