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Projector Calculator?

Discussion in 'Projectors, Screens & Video Processors' started by CrispyXUK, Mar 16, 2004.

  1. CrispyXUK

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    Hi all,

    Regarding the calculator found at www.projectorcentral.com . Is the projector calculator distance measure from the front of the projector or the back? I am about to buy one and am wondering if it will fit.
     
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    pretty sure it would be front - although surely a bit of zoom will allow it to be either. Mind you im not sure how much this would affect picture quality....
     
  3. CrispyXUK

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    Thanxs man
     
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    zoom on quality pjs does not effect pic quality

    Pj central measure from front and there usaly spot on, but double check
     
  5. CrispyXUK

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    Well the screen has to be 142cm wide maximum, and the distance from wall to screen is 267cm so if I take off 30cm for the projector that is pretty much perfect I hope.

    Could anyone check this for me?
     
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    i could if i knew what PJ you own.
     
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    Sorry mate, it a PT-AE300 :D
     
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    yep at 237cm that would be a PQ width of 142cm


    not sure if screen door will be an issue for you though
     
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    thanxs mate you are a Star, thats what I got I just needed to double check with someone
     
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    Best to double check that calc, I have found projectorcentral to be less than perfect with some PJ's. It does sound about right there, but better safe than sorry. You should be able to download a PDF manual somewhere.
     
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    well I can move the PJ forward a bit as it will be on a shelf
     

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