[NZLUG] OT: LCD replacement screen...

Stev e Holdoway steve at greengecko.co.nz
Sat Jun 15 17:30:32 NZST 2013


On 15/06/13 17:01, Daniel Lawson wrote:
>>> Is there anything that makes this monitor particularly special? i.e.
>>> Would replacing the monitor not work out cheaper (factor in time for
>>> looking for a solution, the fact that you're most likely going to have
>>> to buy from overseas in which case there's uncertainty around delivery
>>> times and whether it'll arrive at all, and the time to do the actual
>>> replacement) or is there a requirement that monitor meets that I'm
>>> missing?
>>>
>>> Regards,
>>> Nevyn
>>> http://nevsramblings.blogspot.com/
>> I know nothing about tft screens, so am not qualified to answer. I see
>> connectors bonded to the screen, daughter boards hanging off these, and
>> have no idea whether this is normal, and whether a generic ( if there is
>> such a thing ) 1366x768 TFT display will just work.
> Is it connected to a laptop? Resolution suggests it is.
>
> (if so, that's the reason you can't just buy another monitor…. )
>
No, it was on a treadmill...


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