Re: Screen rot
> What you're calling the "mask" is what many call the "faceplate". IThe mask is internal to the CRT, I wouldn't think it would be possible to repair such a thing without some very special techniques.
> tried several thingss, including:
> I've read about CRTs imploding and faceplates cracking. You also run theA tube once imploded on my co-worker, fortunately, it was only a 12" CRT and it didn't make any damage. We then were always careful to wear our safety glasses around these things.
> risk of cracking the tube neck, and letting out the vacuum. It's
I once finished fixing a 26" colour tv, then turning the chassis back over, I nicked the vacuum stem and heard a big swoosh of air... DAMN!
Anyway, my point I want to stress here is...
Wear Saftey Glasses!