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MS8 tube replacement (Sega Aero City)

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DecepticonZero

Polishing a scratched monitor

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nem

Wangfu_fr, hello from France!

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System 18 capacitors list

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System 18: guide to convert Moonwalker on 171-5987 romboards (the ones with the custom chip)

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  • DecepticonZero -

    Replied to the thread MS8 tube replacement (Sega Aero City).

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    Didnt know you were in Europe. Disregard my comment.
  • twistedsymphony -

    Liked brizzo’s post in the thread Form Organization and layout..

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    Quote from Hatsune Mike: “I think the main index will benefit from removing a lot of clutter and noise. Some things feel like they are there just because "it's what forums have". Since there are so many subsections, improving the ease of browsing may…
  • nem -

    Replied to the thread Polishing a scratched monitor.

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    Awesome, thanks for the write up. I probably would have gone straight to Novus. Good to know you can, and probably have to, hit it with a coarse sanding pad first.
  • nem -

    Liked Hatsune Mike’s post in the thread Polishing a scratched monitor.

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    I got a Toshiba A68KJU96X tube in pretty good shape (in terms of phosphor condition and emissions) but with the face all tagged up. The scratches cut into the glass pretty deep. Furthermore, the anti-static coating was splotchy, having been rubbed off…
  • nem -

    Liked Hatsune Mike’s post in the thread Polishing a scratched monitor.

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    I'm actually having trouble finding the one I used, but it's very similar to this one: amazon.com/GP28002-Glass-Scrat…es-Diameter/dp/B007CJI6HQ The only difference is that that one is missing the coarse pads:
  • nem -

    Liked Derick2k’s post in the thread Polishing a scratched monitor.

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    Forgot to ask, can you write up what gauge sanding pads, polishing compounds, etc you used to get this done, might helps other attempt a restore like you did.
  • nem -

    Replied to the thread MS8 tube replacement (Sega Aero City).

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    Shipping a tube from the US to Europe is going to cost a ton. IMO if you're in Europe you take what you get. 63cm is a very rare size here. Personally, I would be all over that if it was local.