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Posted 20 December 2004 - 03:14 PM
want to finish but never have time to.
Thus it doesn't seem to hurt much to add to the list:
Tom's Hardware described the Do It Yourself (DIY) Digital Projector.
http://www6.tomshard...1113/index.html (1st article)
The idea got me looking around, and I discovered folks have been doing this
for awhile now.
The overhead projector route is ok, but one can actually make a much better
enclosed unit as well.
DIYAudio.com has a forum dedicated to it:
From what I've read, one of the better designs is for sale here:
So, has anyone tried doing this? Spending $200 or so for a projector that is of pretty good quality isn't all that bad, especially if the only thing you'll hook up to it is a computer.
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Posted 23 December 2004 - 12:06 AM
Posted 23 December 2004 - 08:22 AM
Check out this example. I think you have to be registered to view the picts, but I posted a picture of the partially completed version. You can see its not all that large:
Obviously DIY projects have their own limitations (little in the way of advanced features such as keystoning, etc), but some of them are definately bargains compared to commercial brands and have equivalent video quality.
Posted 23 December 2004 - 01:34 PM
Posted 23 December 2004 - 08:47 PM
I have to agree with Gary again