[vcf-midatlantic] Monitor repair class test subjects

Ian Primus ian.primus.ccmp at gmail.com
Thu Mar 23 22:10:21 EDT 2017

Those old Sony TVs are a pain to take apart, so that might not make
the best test subject. What about the Sanyo - is that composite? Color
or mono?


On Thu, Mar 23, 2017 at 8:39 PM, william degnan via vcf-midatlantic
<vcf-midatlantic at lists.vintagecomputerfederation.org> wrote:
> I have a 1969 Sony tv portable color that crackles when in use and the
> knows are reversed. .. otherwise works.  I could bring that.  I have a dead
> portable Sanyo display too.  Died on the table while in use.
> Bill Degnan
> twitter: billdeg
> vintagecomputer.net
> On Mar 23, 2017 8:28 PM, "corey cohen via vcf-midatlantic" <
> vcf-midatlantic at lists.vintagecomputerfederation.org> wrote:
>> Crap.  I fixed all mine also!!!!
>> corey cohen
>> uǝɥoɔ ʎǝɹoɔ
>> > On Mar 23, 2017, at 7:26 PM, Ian Primus via vcf-midatlantic <
>> vcf-midatlantic at lists.vintagecomputerfederation.org> wrote:
>> >
>> > I'm getting my material ready for the monitor repair class I'm doing
>> > on Friday, and Jason I know is bringing a monitor with some faults as
>> > an example. Looking around, I seem to have fixed most of the broken
>> > things i had laying around that were obvious. I'll keep looking, but,
>> > has anyone got a monitor that has a fault that they think would make a
>> > good demonstration? I *think* Will had one he said he could bring that
>> > has messed up vertical, I can ask him to bring that along if he has it
>> > handy. But if anyone else has anything convenient, let me know.
>> > Preferably monitors that either are self contained terminals, or take
>> > composite video, to make getting some video on the screen simpler with
>> > limited amounts of hardware.
>> >
>> > Thanks!
>> >
>> > -Ian

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