Page 1:Build Your Own Projector: Field Experience
Page 2:Manufacturer Claims And A Few Practical Tips
Page 3:Practical Tips
Page 4:Table: TFT Panels Suitable For Projectors
Page 5:The Market: Panels From LG-Philips, Samsung, AU Optronics, Sharp, CMO
Page 6:Video To Download: The Fascination Of A 6-Foot Display
Video To Download: The Fascination Of A 6-Foot Display
The video's main purpose is to give an idea of the fun and fascination involved in building your own devices.
Like previous videos, we have attempted to achieve optimal picture quality at a comparatively low data rate. For the first time, the video uses the brand-new Divx-5.2.1-Pro codec. The older videos can be downloaded here . In addition, the file is zipped, leading to a download size just over 19 MB. At a play length of 3 minutes and 36 seconds, including stereo sound, the average data rate is 5.3 MB/min or 89 kB/s.
The new video in Divx format can be downloaded here:
|Technical data: THG video Homemade Projector|
|Video resolution||540 x 432 @ 25 fps|
|Audio signal||Stereo, 16-bit, 48 KHz|
|Audio data rate||96 kBit/s (12 kByte/s)|
|Video data rate||650 kBit/s (81 kByte/s)|
|Total data rate||746 kBit/s (93 kByte/s)|
|Video compression||MPEG-4 DivX, 5.2.1 Pro codec,
2-pass, bidirectional encoding
|Audio compression||MPEG-1 Layer 3 (MP3)|
|File size||18 MB|
The new THG video: duration 3:36 minutes at a resolution of 540 x 432 pixels with stereo sound.
The latest Divx codec Version 5.2.1 can be downloaded free from Divx .
Conclusion: Tips For Suitable 15" TFTs
This update includes a short list of suitable TFT monitors whose panels can be removed with a bit of care.
Regardless of the method you choose, there is one universal truth: you're sure to have loads of fun and learn a thing or two when building your own powerful projector.