And the new screen has arrived... Seymour Screen Excellence is in the house!

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After many years of solid service, I made the decision to retire my Carada CineWhite 2.35:1 screen. The screen was wonderful for BD movies, but showed some ever so faint lines during extremely bright 4K viewings. So, it's been sold to a local enthusiast for $100 and I'm moving on...

Incoming is a Seymour Screen Excellence 2.37:1 AT screen with motorized masking. It's a bit larger since my center channel will now exist behind the screen. Ordered it a few months ago, but supply chain issues caused a few delays. Sign of the times, I guess.

But, yesterday, she arrived. All hand built in Ames, Iowa. ;-). Unfortunately, it's going to be a few weeks before I can get her installed... but I'm I'm pumped to get this massive upgrade into the home theater!
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congrats. Please provide step by step pics. :)
 

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Thanks! I'll take some photos of the install. I have to build out a frame on my wall before I can hang the screen.

This is their "Trim" screen. So, it's a fixed 2.37:1 Enlightor Neo AT screen with left and right masking. Fingers crossed it's easy to pull together ;-)
 

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Yep... waiting on the video... following.
 

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After many years of solid service, I made the decision to retire my Carada CineWhite 2.35:1 screen. The screen was wonderful for BD movies, but showed some ever so faint lines during extremely bright 4K viewings. So, it's been sold to a local enthusiast for $100 and I'm moving on...

Incoming is a Seymour Screen Excellence 2.37:1 AT screen with motorized masking. It's a bit larger since my center channel will now exist behind the screen. Ordered it a few months ago, but supply chain issues caused a few delays. Sign of the times, I guess.

But, yesterday, she arrived. All hand built in Aimes, Iowa. ;-). Unfortunately, it's going to be a few weeks before I can get her installed... but I'm I'm pumped to get this massive upgrade into the home theater!View attachment 47561
*Ames
 

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It's a bit larger since my center channel will now exist behind the screen.
Whilst we wait for the fun to begin, how large is it and approx how far from it will you be seated?

I seriously wish I had the space for a larger AT screen. Ah well, living vicariously through my AVNIRVANA friends will have to do for the time being. :)
 

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Yeah... going to be a bit longer. Was away all of last week... and now I have the flu! Blah.

It's basically a 110" diagonal 2.35:1. Distance-wise, we're talking 9 feet or so?

It's not a crazy big room... I would have loved to go bigger, but seating distance was a big driver.
 

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Yeah... going to be a bit longer. Was away all of last week... and now I have the flu! Blah.
I can relate. I've been non-stop busy for the last month and a half or so and had a terrible cold about a week and a half ago. I still have the lingering effects of it.
 

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My oldest daughter arrived from college (at Thanksgiving) feeling funky. Several days later, she was sick and tested positive for Flu-A. Quite a few of us got it ;-/. I'm still on the mend
 

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How exciting! Can’t wait to hear your feedback on the screen.......and feel better.
 

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Sorry to hear you all are sick... hoping you feel better soon. My wife and I are on the downside of a head cold.

Hurry up and get well so we can watch the video of the install.
 
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