ISO: Sony "WATCHman"

Don THX1138 at dakotacom.net
Fri Aug 18 16:42:41 CDT 2006


Rob O'Donnell wrote:
> At 17:49 17/08/2006, Don wrote:
> 
>> No idea what a Sinclair Flat Screen TV is... :-(
> 
> This used a CRT that was scanned from the /side/ ..  Depth wasn't much, 
> but you needed a comparatively wide box...  This was an improvement on 
> the first Sinclair handheld TV I encountered which was a about the size 
> and weight of a small housebrick, with a tiny screen on the end.

Hmmm... "side" not "bottom" (like the watchman)?
Ah, OK.  So the beam still scanned left-to right but did
so by (effectively) scanning "in to out" (back to front)?




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