OT Monitor glass question
trixter at oldskool.org
Tue Nov 14 15:44:23 CST 2006
Jim Leonard wrote:
> I found what I thought would make a nice spare Trinitron monitor, but
> there is a tiny pinhole chunk of the glass chipped out on the surface,
> about maybe 1.5 mm deep with a diameter of 4mm. Against better
> judgement, I switched it on (from a safe distance) and it appears to
> function properly.
> My question is, how stable is it? Other than the visual defect, is it
> safe to operate the monitor, or should I be worried that it will swiftly
> implode at any moment?
I can only assume from the overwhelming lack of response that either 1.
there is nothing to worry about, or 2. it is so dangerous that I am a
complete moron for even asking the question in the first place.
I'm open to either answer :-) if someone would just confirm one of them...
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