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March 15, 2009

Home Theater Build from Start to Finish

at 2:11 pm. Filed under Complex Hacks, DIY Hacks, Insane Equipment


If you are into movies and audio then a home theater has probably crossed your mind. Jamis has documented his fantastic home theater build for all of us to enjoy. I must say the planning is fantastic and even though he didn’t do all of the work himself he coordinated the installation very well. Have a look at the video, the end result is great. Continue reading below for a small number of progress pictures, to see the full journey have a look at the full log at AVSForum. As you will see, some of the sketched items have changed over the year and a half build process.

"Final Equipment List:

  • Panasonic PT-AE3000 Projector
  • 129" wide SmX ProLine Screen – 2.37:1
  • Denon 3808ci Receiver
  • Playstation 3 (bluray + media + games)
  • Monitor Audio RS6 left and right front speakers
  • Monitor Audio RSLCR center channel speaker
  • Monitor Audio RSFX surround speakers
  • Monitor Audio RSFX rear speakers
  • SVS PC-13 Ultra Subwoofer
  • 300 watt BASH subwoofer amplifier
  • 6 Aura Pro Bass Shakers
  • Berkline 13175 seating
  • Nintendo Wii
  • Comcast HD DVR
  • Dell Inspiron Laptop
  • Thecus N5200 NAS (1.5TB RAID5 network attached storage)
  • Harmony 680 universal remote
  • X10 Powermid IR repeater"