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SR's Ramblings

Thu, 20 Jul 2017 04:18:24 GMT

Once again I found myself at work this morning with just one project.  A project that was done before noon.  So there I sat at my desk all afternoon hoping that the phone would ring at least, which it did not.  So I did a few other things.  I was plann...



Re: --- === Come join the Facebook Group! === ---

Wed, 19 Jul 2017 05:43:42 GMT

Point taken from both of you.  I don't disagree with any of your points at all and since I am not on facebook I will take your word that folks are pointed to the forums as well.  And I appreciate you mentioning that.  Sometimes it appears as an outside...



Re: --- === Come join the Facebook Group! === ---

Wed, 19 Jul 2017 04:23:46 GMT

Just for a frame of reference.

Those of us on the Facebook group point people to posts on this forum that contain good information on setups. 
It is a bit harder now as photobucket put up their pay wall and a lot of the pictures on this forum are not ...



Re: --- === Come join the Facebook Group! === ---

Wed, 19 Jul 2017 02:06:54 GMT

Totally understand what you mean.

This website and forums are here to promote the backyard theater experience.  A big part of that is bringing in new people.  Right now, that isn't happening at all.  The people who have been here for a while can keep t...



Re: --- === Come join the Facebook Group! === ---

Wed, 19 Jul 2017 01:29:32 GMT

Ok, so I understand the condition of this forum is not good.  And what I'm about to say you may not like, but I think it needs to be said.  I understand that no new members have been approved since 2016 and there were only 2 approved that year.  I unde...






--- === Come join the Facebook Group! === ---

Mon, 17 Jul 2017 15:04:14 GMT

Hi everyone,

These forums seems to be dead as no new people are getting approved.  So, someone started a Facebook Group that everyone is welcome to come join.

Head over to: http://www.facebook.com/groups/byt.backyard and join the discussions over there...



Re: new screen

Mon, 03 Jul 2017 13:31:37 GMT

The frame is well built
You can clean the screen
I would not leave the set up outside 24/7
It is real easy to set up/break down

Under (are you ready) $200.00



Re: Backyard Theater Host/Hostess Poll

Mon, 03 Jul 2017 05:00:45 GMT

I'm a child of the sixties that enjoyed drive-ins growing up.  Picture quality was not the greatest and those nasty metal speaker boxes that sound like drive thru speakers. ...



Re: new screen

Mon, 03 Jul 2017 03:46:39 GMT

RG, what do you think the durability will be like long term and what did it cost you?



Re: 4th of July plans

Mon, 03 Jul 2017 03:44:58 GMT

Gosh I've been so out to lunch I totally missed this thread.  So all of the annual events we use to hold at the Sit & Vue are transferring over to the Night-Sky.  including the 4th of July show and the camp over night in August.  The traditional show s...



Re: 4th of July plans

Sun, 02 Jul 2017 13:31:25 GMT

Well the Shark took Charles way 101 years ago but the rain took away BYT tonight



Re: Gemmy Screen cleaning UPDATE I NEED ANSWERS..Thanks

Sun, 02 Jul 2017 13:27:21 GMT

G76, It'll be fine.  While I have no experience with gemmy screens, I definitely have a lot of experience with less than perfect screens.  And I'm talking about the plywood ones.  If i...



Re: Gemmy Screen cleaning UPDATE I NEED ANSWERS..Thanks

Sun, 02 Jul 2017 06:51:51 GMT

G76, It'll be fine.  While I have no experience with gemmy screens, I definitely have a lot of experience with less than perfect screens.  And I'm talking about the plywood ones.  If it is generally dirty all over it'll equate to a slightly dimmer pict...



Re: Gemmy Screen cleaning UPDATE I NEED ANSWERS..Thanks

Fri, 30 Jun 2017 12:53:36 GMT

Sorry, I must have sold it.  It was a carls screen with the Gemmy clips on it. He made it for me several years ago.

The only screen sheet I have is a Sima and a screen with a blk...



Re: Gemmy Screen cleaning UPDATE I NEED ANSWERS..Thanks

Fri, 30 Jun 2017 12:50:00 GMT

Sorry, I must have sold it.  It was a carls screen with the Gemmy clips on it. He made it for me several years ago.

The only screen sheet I have is a Sima and a screen with a blk boarder and gromets

I do have 2 or 3 of the Backyard screens (frame and s...



Re: Gemmy Screen cleaning UPDATE I NEED ANSWERS..Thanks

Fri, 30 Jun 2017 01:30:04 GMT

What Gemmy model do you have?I (think) I have an extra one (just the white sheet)


rg

RG I have the 12 foot deluxe from like 2008.



Re: Gemmy Screen cleaning UPDATE I NEED ANSWERS..Thanks

Fri, 30 Jun 2017 01:24:23 GMT

What Gemmy model do you have?I (think) I have an extra one (just the white sheet)


rg



UPDATE NEED ADVICE! Re: Gemmy Screen cleaning

Fri, 30 Jun 2017 00:30:47 GMT

Ok I should know this but my screen was always clean in the past. Do any of you show movies with a few light color stains on your screen. In the past when I had a moth stain it would not show after dark....I realize you can't see the screen ...



Re: new screen

Tue, 27 Jun 2017 14:14:08 GMT

Rg that is a neat looking screen....Thanks