New projection screen motor for DIY multiformat projection screens

When you want to make a your own DIY electric multiformat projection screen, you can use a dual tube system. The fabric in the front would work as the mask. In the video below, you can see how that works: The difficulty is in controlling … [Read more...]

Making your own projection screen masking system – part 3: Sourcing your components

With the previous videos, you have seen that making your own masking system for a fixed frame screen does not need to be very expensive or difficult. From the comments I received though, sourcing components is clearly a lot more difficult. So … [Read more...]

How to make your own multi format masking system

Masking systems are expensive. They easily cost thousands. Yet, there's surprisingly little special material required. All the parts required can be bought for a very low price. That brings the cost of your DIY masking system down a lot. The … [Read more...]

A home theatre room with a projection screen that has a “games” setting

If you have a dedicated room, 1:2.35 is a great screen format. That's because a lot of movies are originally shot in 1:2.35 On a 1:2.35 projector screen and projector with a lense, you can see the movie without any black bars. But if you want … [Read more...]