[Date Prev][Date Next]   [Thread Prev][Thread Next]   [Thread Index] [Date Index] [Author Index]

Re: [K12OSN] HELP: Monitors and Lab Temperature



On Tue, May 07, 2002 at 01:30:05PM -0500, Doug Simpson wrote:
> Actually, he isn;t kidding, his monitors may be getting darker.  Not
> because of the ocaen air getting into them but because of age.  

Ahem, yes, I know... which is why I said:
(apparently you missed part of my first post so here is a second chance :-) :

>> Aging always causes monitors to become dimmer.  The chemical coatings
>> on the inside of the front of the tube are wearing out after years of 
>> being electrically stimulated.  Just like a flourescent light fixture
>> which produces its "light" the same way.
>> 
>> Heat can certainly accelerate the aging of both the CRT and the computer
>> itself.  Especially with the newer hotter CPU and graphics devices
>> cooling is even more essential.
..........SNIPPED <MY BLAH BLAH BLAH>..........
>> 
> 
> --
> Doug Simpson
> Technology Specialist
> DeQueen Public Schools
> simpsond leopards k12 ar us
> Tux for President!
   Second the motion!





[Date Prev][Date Next]   [Thread Prev][Thread Next]   [Thread Index] [Date Index] [Author Index]