A: Yes, you can buy a screen material sample by clicking here.
A: The black masking borders provide a good focus point and also help eliminate projector overshoot.
A: No, but Elite does sell an optional carrying bag for all tripod models. You can buy one from your preferred reseller or at www.shop.elitescreens.com.
A: No, the tripod is not detachable from the screen’s case.