[vcf-midatlantic] EGA Monitor for 3/26 work weekend
kd2dhp at gmail.com
Mon Mar 14 13:40:24 UTC 2022
I plan on being there on Saturday and I can bring an IBM 5154. Just give me
a day or two to make sure it works, as I haven't used it since I picked it
up. If I'm not there for Sunday, I'm sure someone could hold on to it until
I can get it back.
On Sun, Mar 13, 2022, 5:39 PM Dan FitzGerald via vcf-midatlantic <
vcf-midatlantic at lists.vcfed.org> wrote:
> The IBM 5154 is IBM's EGA monitor model and will probably be the most
> common. At home, I use a Princeton Graphics HX-12E. There are other
> third party monitors, such as the TVM (Taiwan Video & Monitor) MD-3.
> The IBM 5154 looks like its IBM CGA counterpart, except that on the
> 5154 the IBM badge reads "IBM Enhanced Color Graphics" instead of "IBM
> Personal Computer Color Display".
> Dan FitzGerald
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Jeffrey Brace <jeffrey at vcfed.org>
> To: vcf-midatlantic <vcf-midatlantic at lists.vcfed.org>
> Cc: Dan FitzGerald <danjfitzgerald at comcast.net>
> Subject: Re: [vcf-midatlantic] EGA Monitor for 3/26 work weekend
> Date: Sun, 13 Mar 2022 15:39:34 -0400
> On Sun, Mar 13, 2022 at 2:32 PM Dan FitzGerald via vcf-midatlantic <
> vcf-midatlantic at lists.vcfed.org> wrote:
> > I'm planning on attending the 3/26-3/27 work weekend and towing along
> > a
> > PC/AT that I could use some advice and help with. Do we know if
> > there
> > is a working EGA monitor in the warehouse that I can use for the
> > weekend so that I don't risk damaging my own on a lengthy car trip?
> If you knew specific models or guide me to look for, then I could tell
> you. Otherwise someone more familiar with the monitors in the warehouse
> and with how to tell what is EGA capable could answer.
> > Regards,
> > Dan FitzGerald (they/them)
> > http://www.vm.ibm.com/devpages/dfitzger id="-x-evo-selection-start-
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