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Offline Dreygor

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In search of a monitor repair tech
« on: March 13, 2018, 11:04:57 PM »
I live in Midway, GA (just south of Savannah right off of I-95) and I am looking to get a couple of monitors worked on. I am willing to travel to get this work done. I'd prefer someone closer but I can't be choosey.

1) 27" Wells Gardner - Picture is dim and fuzzy. I am thinking this is a refresh / recap job.





2) 29" Unkown manufacturer - When powered up there is no neck glow and it just buzzes.



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Re: In search of a monitor repair tech
« Reply #1 on: March 14, 2018, 10:25:18 AM »
#1 could be bad flyback , or bad focus adjustment/tube rejuv. , chassis looks like a U5000 as i don't see the Horiz width coil to the right of the one heatsink.
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Re: In search of a monitor repair tech
« Reply #2 on: March 14, 2018, 01:18:20 PM »
#1 could be bad flyback , or bad focus adjustment/tube rejuv. , chassis looks like a U5000 as i don't see the Horiz width coil to the right of the one heatsink.

I appreciate the insight! Any idea what #2 is?

To be honest I would trade both of those and some 19" monitors I have (untested and some have screen burn) for a fully working / clean 27". It's out of my Namco cab whish is a favorite of mine (that I play allot) .. and to be honest I don't really need the 29" as I don't have a cab to put it in. I just hate having non working stuff like that laying around.

I don't have the skill set to work on monitors .. but somehow I keep amassing non working ones....
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Re: In search of a monitor repair tech
« Reply #3 on: March 14, 2018, 03:14:47 PM »
These are 27" monitors that you posted.
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Re: In search of a monitor repair tech
« Reply #4 on: March 15, 2018, 10:49:14 AM »
The second one looks a sharper image or a makvision
Just pull the chassis and send them out