Update: Received my 50lb Datapoint 2200 computer from Austria via regular post.
tosteve at yahoo.com
Fri Sep 27 16:53:29 CDT 2019
Sorry for top-post - it’s the yahoo app. So the purpose of the extra screen layer is to prevent crt implosion?
How did you remove it?
It’s safe to remove it, as long as I don’t hit the screen with a hammer?
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On Tuesday, September 24, 2019, 1:34 AM, jos via cctalk <cctalk at classiccmp.org> wrote:
On 23.09.19 23:36, steven stengel via cctalk wrote:
> First, I have to rewire it from 220vac to 110vac.
Lucky you, I would have driven over if had known about it ! Only a one-day return trip for me....
Be carefully : some parts on the big cooling block are directly connected to mains.
> Second - what to do about that screen?
Repair / clean it of course. This is what I did to my DP1100 :
Before : ftp://ftp.dreesen.ch/Datapoint/Pictures/Console/CPU_before.jpg
During : ftp://ftp.dreesen.ch/Datapoint/Pictures/Console/Pull_off_remaining_goo.jpg
Result : ftp://ftp.dreesen.ch/Datapoint/Pictures/Console/CPU_after.jpg
.. and the full machine, in its orginal Datapoint desk :
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