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Con's Update New Plasma display downstairs setup


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Hi guys and dolls just got a new display in the form of Samsung PS42B30P2 i got this for £350 there from sams yer man's yearly sale had to que for 14 hours overnight in -4 temp but it was worth it the diffeerence between the lcd and plasma is immense so i can now move the old phillips lcd display in to the bedroom c&c welcome. advice needed for back wall colour im thinking dark red wine colour.

Next plans are a kef speaker package a PJ and screen i have a gd 8 metres of throw distance and will drop the screen down infront of the curtains.
i have my eye on an optoma 200x but know nothing about pjs. just in time for the world cup too

heres the kit list

*Samsung PS42B30P2 42" plasma
*Samsung bdp1500 Blu ray
*Pioneer VSX-917V Receiver
*Windows Vista Home Premium Laptop running a tweaked MCE runnind 500gb hdd dvd library.
*Logitech Dinovo Mini
*xbox 360 120gb
*Nintendo Wii
*Goodmans TV Box

Also have A set of Numark Direct Drive Decks and Behringer DJX700 4 channel mixer for the many many parties

Thanks for looking and any C&C welcome












Standard Member
cheers Luke bud i actually swapped 3 big bottles of stella for them decks buy set of stylus's hey presto sorted. would love to upgrade to cdj1000s mate has a set and think they would kick ass


Standard Member
thanks dude yeah the que was massive come 8am opening time like 200 people. i was 4th in the que at 5pm the nite before. insane i know but was a saving of around £100 there abouts, good auld bottle of jack daniels sorted out the cold ha ha

- johnyc -

Active Member
hi con , looks great mate :thumbsup: was that sams yer man in belfast you got your tv ?


Active Member
is that the harmony 1000 jobbie i had seen one but its on THE LIST of bits and bobs would be handy
Why not get yourself a logitech harmony 1100 it would be perfect for your kit

- johnyc -

Active Member
hi mate , basicaly the 1100 looks better in black and it responds quicker . it is a great bit of kit . when i walk into my room i just hit play xbox on the remote and it turns everything on . one button instead of 5 . are you thinkin of getting one . i bought my plasma from sams about 3 years ago and paid 950 for it you got a bargin there :smashin:

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