Recent content by BMAX

  1. BMAX

    Volume Irregularity - Horror Channel

    It's been fine for years and it seems to be only Enterprise that has this problem. The ads are not significantly louder than normal sound levels on other programs.
  2. BMAX

    Volume Irregularity - Horror Channel

    It is now much worse- the program volume is permanently low so that when the ads cut in my teeth rattle!
  3. BMAX

    Volume Irregularity - Horror Channel

    Happens with live also, I thought it was just me!
  4. BMAX

    Pinned Threads

    ditto
  5. BMAX

    Changing Direction Internal Doors Open

    Reminds me of a time when I removed my front door for repair and repaint. As a temporary replacement, I cobbled together two redundant narrower internal hollow doors.I can still see the postman's expression and hear his language when he tried to deliver a letter and ended up holding on to half a...
  6. BMAX

    Changing Direction Internal Doors Open

    What about the top? Edit Ah! You mean four different cross sections? Using that reasoning mine have two.
  7. BMAX

    Changing Direction Internal Doors Open

    I did not mean to imply that the type of wall decides the type of frame, I was simply commenting on possible reasons for the choice. I would agree that office standards are different to domestic and would certainly require heavier gauge materials . Older properties invariably used fabricated...
  8. BMAX

    Changing Direction Internal Doors Open

    I have also noted that doors set into partition walls tend to be lightweight - hollow frames covered with hardboard pressing - so the frame does not need to be as rigid.
  9. BMAX

    Changing Direction Internal Doors Open

    But the moulding is much stronger and less sensitive to twist, due to it's greater cross section.
  10. BMAX

    Changing Direction Internal Doors Open

    Out of interest, I looked at the doors in another house, and noticed that all the frames that were fitted into brick walls (one brick and rendering ~5 inches thick) were single mouldings like mine, whereas frames fitted into partition walls (stud and plasterboard~2.5-3 inch thick) were two...
  11. BMAX

    Changing Direction Internal Doors Open

    My house is 50 odd years old. I replaced one frame a few years ago and got the new frame as a kit (two sides, the top and the finishing mouldings), off the shelf at the local timber yard.
  12. BMAX

    Changing Direction Internal Doors Open

    Every door in my house has a solid rebated frame as above. (but softwood, not oak.)
  13. BMAX

    Decryption Problem

    Just to clarify things a little... The decrypted file is not broken. It plays perfectly on the Box and on my PC. I understand the reasons for my original problem (hanging process) and, albeit accidentally, performed my decryption non manually. Thanks for the help given to explain this. The...
  14. BMAX

    Decryption Problem

    So why are you bothering?
  15. BMAX

    Decryption Problem

    I don't need an explanation, but a little insight into the cause is most welcome.
Top