On Sunday 19 March 2006 04:03, Chris Bannister wrote:
Don't knock it too loudly, the tv transmitter I help maintain yet, an
old water cooled GE TT42-TF3a combo was originally made about then.
And it still makes 'good pictures' yet today. But thats part of the
problem, frozen technology because the format has been frozen since the
last NTSC meeting that added color to the mix in the late 50's. I'm
glad its about done though since decent 4-1000 tubes that it uses 4 of,
are just about made of un-obtainium now. I instituted some tube saving
measures in how it operates when I came in the door in 1984, or the
worlds supply of them would already be used up. I'm getting about 5x
normal life on the bigger stuff on average. The final tube is now in
its 10th year of use for instance.
People having trouble with vz bouncing email to me should add the word
'online' between the 'verizon', and the dot which bypasses vz's
stupid bounce rules. I do use spamassassin too. :-)
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