[vcf-midatlantic] ZX81/TS1000 with a modern TV
dnotarnicola at gmail.com
Tue May 24 01:15:54 UTC 2022
Correct, the tuner demodulates it just dandy.
On Mon, May 23, 2022 at 8:23 PM Dave McGuire via vcf-midatlantic <
vcf-midatlantic at lists.vcfed.org> wrote:
> It certainly is, but it's still NTSC over VHF (ch3/ch4) RF.
> On 5/23/22 19:58, Bill Degnan via vcf-midatlantic wrote:
> > THe Sinclair is much simpler/more primitive.
> > On Mon, May 23, 2022 at 7:57 PM Ethan O'Toole via vcf-midatlantic
> > <vcf-midatlantic at lists.vcfed.org> wrote:
> >>> I have no experience with Sinclair but didn’t they have a built-in RF
> >>> modulator? That would put out an old style UHF or VHF signal that a
> >>> modern digital TV can’t decode. I believe you’d need an older TV to
> >>> these…
> >> I plug Ataris and C64s into my ~3 year old Sony HD flat panel via RF.
> >> There is some noise, but I was kind of amazeballs at the fact that it
> >> worked.
> >> Later tonight when I am not being lazy I will dig out the ZX81 and plug
> >> up and see what it does.
> >> I think it's in the TI-99/4A and Atari 800 bin.
> >> - Ethan
> Dave McGuire, AK4HZ
> New Kensington, PA
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