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    Messed Up, Glowing TV!

    This is a discussion on Messed Up, Glowing TV! within the Everyday Life forums, part of the Community channel category; following on from dirty, dirty tv last night i switched the energy saver light off, but i noticed my old ...

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      Messed Up, Glowing TV!

      following on from dirty, dirty tv

      last night i switched the energy saver light off, but i noticed my old crt tv was glowin as if i had just switched it off. i switched it off ages ago, also the bulb was glowing

      should the tv be doing that


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      Re: Messed Up, Glowing TV!

      Yes. Inside the CRT is a phosphorus coating that will fluoress or glow after it has been energised, either by use, or from an external light source such as a UV lamp.

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      good, i was scared seeing it glow, i thought it would go banggggggarooooooo uuuooouio

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      Re: Messed Up, Glowing TV!

      Some plasmas do it too!!

     

     

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