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Re: [midatlanticretro] Sorting out the display on an 80 column PET

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  • B. Degnan
    ... I tried the use your finger method, it s not a very comfortable way to discharge the voltage. Bill
    Message 1 of 4 , Apr 15, 2007
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      >Agreed. I've accumulated four or five 'high voltage'
      >repair projects on my workbench over the past couple
      >of years ranging from a Macintosh SE drive replacement
      >(I understand one has to discharge the CRT prior to
      >digging out the drive) to a VT100 with CRT problems.
      >I'll add the PET to the list. I need to set myself up
      >with one of those probes for discharging CRTs and
      >other things where an HT charge builds up before I
      >take those projects any further.
      >
      >-Dave

      I tried the "use your finger" method, it's not a very comfortable way to
      discharge the voltage.

      Bill
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