Importing a player to the usa from the uk – yes, it works! – page 3 – blu-ray forum electricity usage calculator south africa

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Well, these can be picky. I mentioned in my original post that I got an eBay power supply that claimed to be the 12v 1a required by my LG players, and it would power youtube gas station karaoke on and work, but would not spin up the disc all the way – it’d start then you’d get a clunk, then a few retries, and the whole player would freeze and I’d have to pull power to get it back up. The good news is that none of this damaged the players; both are still working perfectly; I recently watched the whole Phantasm box set from Arrow. Point being, who knows what’d happen if the power brick wants 220-240 and you plug it into 120. (I’m sure an electrician can, but that’s not me!)

I’m eager to hear what comes out of this discussion; I’d like to know what my options are for 3D. It sounds like Valerian is indeed region locked (though it’s still not 100% definite) so that’s a problem, but there appears to be a region A 3D in China that you can get shipped to the US for $36. A bit more than the 15 pounds (minus VAT plus postage) that it’s going for at Amazon right now but not unreasonable, especially compared to the risk of getting a region h gas l gas B player that won’t do what you need.

For now, I’m going to treat Valerian as an anomaly and figure out some way to get it in region A or all region; I really can’t see a lot more coming out in region B 3D. I did just watch my imported Kong Skull Island; I didn’t watch the 3D version (I probably should have!) but I did verify that it is all-region, and we know the Disney ones are almost always all-region.

Do these power converters get hot? I have very little room as it is, and the diamond-series power converter I linked to that costs around $20 for the 100-watt measures around 5x5x6, so that takes up a nice little chunk of space, and if it needs room to breath due to temperatures, that’s even more space I need to find to tuck this in somewhere on my A/V rack behind everything else. And then I wonder just how steady electricity in costa rica current the power output is on these things for $20. It claims it’s Recommended for High Value and/or Sensitive Items and Approved and Used by USA Military.

I know it’s easier to just buy a modded player, but sadly so many are older models or just junky. The Panasonic I’m looking at in the UK is a real nice recent 2016 model – it even has a front display which is almost unheard of now. If I could buy one wikipedia electricity generation like that modded, I would, but the closest Panasonic model I could find from 220-electronics is a 2014 model. Newer ones are cheap and plasticy with no front display. I know the 6500 is plasticy and has no front display either, but at least I though that one would offer great upscaling, especially for DVDs, which I do still watch for some older TV shows. The DNR issue makes things even more complicated.

Just on a whim, I looked at this site’s release calendar – and in the US, there is exactly *one* 3D title on the calendar (Lego Ninjago), and in the UK, there’s exactly *one* – Terminator 2, a post-conversion decades after the movie was released. So Terminator 2 3D might be region locked – well, that’s only a concern if you’re really world j gastrointest surg impact factor, really into 3D, despite the movie never being designed for it.

With 4K picking up steam and seemingly little chance of 3D support for it and no new 3D TVs being released, 3D is general is probably going to continue to dwindle… and most of the movies that are in 3D are either released regularly in the USA in 3D or released region-free in England. The fact that after all these years of 3D blurays, we just now have one main title that is causing this discussion is a good sign that this is an anomaly, not the new normal.

In the meantime, I’m still happily using my cheap LG region B players – I just watched the beginning of Arrow’s Hellraiser from my imported trilogy set the other gas in oil pan night. It’s great to be able to look for the best (and cheapest! especially with Arrow stuff, the UK stuff is usually much cheaper) release of a given movie no matter where it’s released with no region-lock concerns.

Just on a whim, I looked at this site’s release calendar – and in the US, there is exactly *one* 3D title on the calendar (Lego Ninjago), and in the UK, there’s exactly *one* – Terminator 2, a post-conversion decades after the movie was released. So Terminator 2 3D might be region locked – well, that’s only a concern if you’re really, really into 3D, despite the movie never being designed for it.

With 4K picking up steam and seemingly little chance of 3D support for it and no new 3D TVs being released, 3D is general is probably going to continue to dwindle… and most of the movies that are in 3D are either released regularly in the USA in 3D or released region-free in England. The fact that after all these years of 3D blurays, we just now have one main title that is causing this discussion is a good sign that this is an anomaly, not the new normal.

In the meantime, I’m still happily using my cheap LG region B players – I just watched the beginning of Arrow’s Hellraiser from my imported trilogy set the other night. It’s great to be able to look for the best (and cheapest! especially with Arrow stuff, the gaston yla agrupacion santa fe UK stuff is usually much cheaper) release of a given movie no matter where it’s released with no region-lock concerns.

But we have no idea of knowing what’s coming up. I need a new region-free player anyways, and I’m a big 3D fan. I already had to import several titles recently form other countries. Beauty and the Beast was region-free thanks to Disney, but policies can change at any moment. Lionsgate no longer releases 3D in the US, so any 3D films released by Lionsgate in the future will not get a US release, and they region-lock.

I’m just thinking logically. What’s best for my situation, so I don’t waste money buying multiple players later. Why buy a 2D region-free player when I already own a couple region-locked 3D discs v lab electricity and it’s almost guaranteed that more locked 3D titles will be coming? They only recently started holding back US releases. As this continues many more may end up needing a region-free or region-B player to play.