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posibble to cause burn in on a direct view tube

Discussion in 'Displays' started by allan espinoza, Mar 2, 2005.

  1. allan espinoza

    allan espinoza Well-Known Member

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    I notice that off the left hand side of my tv is somewhat of a darker vertical strip that comes down when the tv is off. It looks like as if it is a bur in image, but can you actually do that with a crt? It is maybe like a cm or just a bit less but you can only see it when the tv is off.
     
  2. Ryan Leemhuis

    Ryan Leemhuis Well-Known Member

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    Yes that can happen with a CRT
     
  3. MarkMel

    MarkMel Well-Known Member

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    Take a look at an old arcade machine. Notice the game pattern burned in. [​IMG]
     
  4. ChrisWiggles

    ChrisWiggles Well-Known Member

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    Any phosphor-based display will experience wear with use. Please see the Master Burn-in Thread, this is discussed thoroughly...
     

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