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Re: Re: LCD display....



Thanks again for the info mag,
This is really and old notebook, prolly only worth 150 bucks, but it tracks 
the satellites, steers the antennas, and does digital for me.  It's far 
more valuable to keep and use the to get rid of.


At 07:24 AM 1/11/01 -0500, maggie@voicenet.com wrote:
>"Vince Fiscus, KB7ADL" wrote:
>
> > Chris, the LCD display has totally gone downhill now as far as brightness
> > is concerned. Now when I move the brightness control to the high setting
> > the LCD panel gets a little darker, and when I slide it back to the low
> > setting it gets a little bit lighter. It might be the voltage regulator.
> > It's a small VGA display, only 8.25" in diameter.
>
>Really does sound like the inverter that supplies HV to backlight tube is 
>going
>to pot. Or maybe the CCFT tube itself is toast. Check the voltage coming 
>out of
>the inverter, see if it tracks the brightness control. Replacement
>parts--inverters and tubes-- at that URL: http://www.jkllamps.com
>
>  73 de Maggie K3XS
>
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