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Forum: CRT Projectors   10-17-2009, 07:11 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,744
Posted By thedumbhead
Hi I went ahead with my idea of applying a...

Hi

I went ahead with my idea of applying a small spot from a solder pen onto the end of the wire and then putting it into the HV splitter.

Now the problem is somewhat different:

The blue...
Forum: CRT Projectors   09-28-2009, 08:53 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,744
Posted By thedumbhead
Hm, I'll double-check the manual and see if I...

Hm, I'll double-check the manual and see if I can figure out what you're talking about if you don't mean just hte two boards between the blur and green tubes.
Forum: CRT Projectors   09-28-2009, 05:23 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,744
Posted By thedumbhead
Hi again, I can only reach two of the cards...

Hi again,

I can only reach two of the cards without starting to unscrew things, and they were set firmly already before I pressed them; no change was felt.
Forum: CRT Projectors   09-28-2009, 05:21 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,744
Posted By thedumbhead
Thanks for your reply. I'll press on the cards,...

Thanks for your reply. I'll press on the cards, but I'm not sure exactly what you mean by modules. Can you elaborate? Thanks. Bye
Forum: CRT Projectors   09-28-2009, 05:15 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,744
Posted By thedumbhead
The biggest problem right now is that there's...

The biggest problem right now is that there's nothing that I know to do to keep the blue tube stable.

It flickers and wiggles and often upon startup will be completely out of its normal position....
Forum: CRT Projectors   09-20-2009, 12:30 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,744
Posted By thedumbhead
Why would you want to delete it? Thank you for...

Why would you want to delete it? Thank you for replying.

I bought it for $160. It was working decently in the apartment when I viewed it, and the night that I completed the registration data it...
Forum: CRT Projectors   09-19-2009, 11:44 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,744
Posted By thedumbhead
Quote:Originally Posted by draganm...

Quote:Originally Posted by draganm http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/17211107)

if you want to know what boards or modules you can try swapping...
Forum: CRT Projectors   09-19-2009, 04:59 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,744
Posted By thedumbhead
I don't think that shipping it to Curt for $100...

I don't think that shipping it to Curt for $100 and having it fixed for another $100 is a realistic suggestion. it sounds like $100's here and there aren't much to you, but that's not the case for...
Forum: CRT Projectors   09-19-2009, 03:27 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,744
Posted By thedumbhead
and now the voltage on the G2 controls seems not...

and now the voltage on the G2 controls seems not to work for either green or blue - only red.

i hate this projector.
Forum: CRT Projectors   09-19-2009, 12:16 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,744
Posted By thedumbhead
Hi, thanks for reading. The blue tube is...

Hi, thanks for reading.

The blue tube is really weird on this. Everytime I turn the projector on, it seems like it's shifted somewhat - and sometimes it will be shifted HUGELY, almost off the...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   09-17-2009, 12:12 PM
Replies: 353
Views: 261,192
Posted By thedumbhead
Is there any benefit to upscaling a DVD to a...

Is there any benefit to upscaling a DVD to a higher resolution and then outputting it at standard resolution (480i/p or 576i/p depending on the material) ?

Will it make it look any better due to...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   09-17-2009, 10:46 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 489
Posted By thedumbhead
Sorry to bump so soon, but I just wanted to add...

Sorry to bump so soon, but I just wanted to add that if there's any more information I can give that will help you understand my problem, please ask for it! Okay, thanks, bye!...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   09-17-2009, 06:42 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 489
Posted By thedumbhead
Hi! My CRT Projector is running at 720x480 @...

Hi! My CRT Projector is running at 720x480 @ 48hz refresh rate. Whenever I try to play a movie in it with TMT 3, the screen stays dark - not perfect black, but sort of a deep purple. It plays just...
Forum: CRT Projectors   08-07-2009, 02:20 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,372
Posted By thedumbhead
Yes, that's it, thank you!...

Yes, that's it, thank you! http://www.avsforum.com/avs-vb/images/smilies/smile.gif In that post he is just doing the opposite of what I need to do; I have the cap he switched to, and I need the cap...
Forum: CRT Projectors   08-07-2009, 12:49 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,372
Posted By thedumbhead
Hi! I don't own a camera....

Hi! I don't own a camera. http://www.avsforum.com/avs-vb/images/smilies/frown.gif

I hope these pictures are clear enough to help?

On the left is what I need, and on the right is what I have....
Forum: CRT Projectors   08-05-2009, 02:05 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,372
Posted By thedumbhead
Ok, here's what's going on - I think that...

Ok, here's what's going on -

I think that the cable on this particular CRT is NOT set up for a Sony 1272Q projector!

The gray cap near the end is COMPLETELY DIFFERENT from the gray caps on all...
Forum: CRT Projectors   08-04-2009, 09:14 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,372
Posted By thedumbhead
It has a little metal cap on the tip. I tried...

It has a little metal cap on the tip. I tried using needle nose pliers and it didn't help. http://www.avsforum.com/avs-vb/images/smilies/frown.gif Any more tips?
Forum: CRT Projectors   08-04-2009, 09:07 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,372
Posted By thedumbhead
I've rotated the thing one way and another over...

I've rotated the thing one way and another over and over a few billion times by now whilst pressing down. http://www.avsforum.com/avs-vb/images/smilies/frown.gif
There's got to be something more to...
Forum: CRT Projectors   08-04-2009, 06:10 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,372
Posted By thedumbhead
I really mangled my shoulder getting frustrated...

I really mangled my shoulder getting frustrated with this thing. :P I'm calling it quits for a day or two.

I tried needle nose pliers too, that didn't do it...
Forum: CRT Projectors   08-04-2009, 10:31 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,372
Posted By thedumbhead
Sorry to keep bugging you, but - have you got...

Sorry to keep bugging you, but - have you got any tips at all? I've nearly killed my shoulder trying to screw this thing in, and I'm not even getting close to fastening it - it just pops out the...
Forum: CRT Projectors   08-04-2009, 09:49 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,372
Posted By thedumbhead
This PJ is only two owners removed from you, if...

This PJ is only two owners removed from you, if I was accurately informed - I wonder why the heck they went and loosened it! :P
Forum: CRT Projectors   08-04-2009, 09:36 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,372
Posted By thedumbhead
Does it matter whether I turn it clockwise or...

Does it matter whether I turn it clockwise or counter-clockwise? http://www.avsforum.com/avs-vb/images/smilies/tongue.gif
All those other wires and the two boards keep getting in my way...
Forum: CRT Projectors   08-04-2009, 09:24 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,372
Posted By thedumbhead
Awesome, thanks!...

Awesome, thanks! http://www.avsforum.com/avs-vb/images/smilies/smile.gif I've been at it on-and-off for about an hour now; everytmie I get it turned in a bit, it just unturns itself straight away....
Forum: CRT Projectors   08-04-2009, 08:23 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,372
Posted By thedumbhead
Hi I flipped open the projector and there...

Hi

I flipped open the projector and there is an orange block between the green and blue tubes that looks just like the HV block that's near the front

The very middle red wire connecting to...
Forum: CRT Projectors   08-04-2009, 07:36 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,372
Posted By thedumbhead
Hi -- No, it's not really much like those...

Hi --

No, it's not really much like those videos. There's no interference or static - no "extra" blue elements going haywire. It's all limited to what's being drawn onto the tube face. So instead...
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