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Fake windows with simulated weather

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I had a random idea today of knocking out part of a wall, putting a huge LCD behind it, and then covering it with glass + window panes. The LCD would hook up to a tablet mounted on the wall and you could select a few preset options, such as rain, hurricane, sunny day, snow, etc. It would be installed in a basement to basically create fake weather "outside" so as to give the room a more comfortable atmosphere. It would also be easy to set up a speaker behind the glass to simulate the sounds of the weather as well, for example if you select "rain" then it would have the sound of raindrops hitting glass.

Of course this would be better suited to basements or rooms without windows (which is where I'm considering doing it, just for fun tongue.gif) but you could really do it anywhere, maybe if you have a back window with a horrible view, etc.

Was just curious if anyone had done anything like this before.
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It might just give me more reason to stay inside. tongue.gif
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Yeah, pretty much exactly like that, haha.
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