DEGAUSSING YOUR PICTURE TUBE

This page deals with a common complaint in many television sets, computer monitors, and coin-operated video games. It effects all models and usually has all of these symptoms:

And the most common complaint:

WHAT CAUSES THIS TO HAPPEN?

All cathode ray (CRT) picture tubes have a metal screen called the 'shadow mask' mounted just behind the inside surface of the glass tube. Besides providing the focus aperture for the three color guns, the job of the mask is to nullify the effect of the Earth's magnetic field on the electrons flying through it. If the mask itself becomes magnetized, the color purity and focus of the image get screwed up. With the exception of only the newest plasma sets and LED screens, every computer monitor, TV set and Video Game has a glass CRT picture tube which is susceptible to these localized magnetic fields.

HOW DO I CORRECT THIS PROBLEM?

The 'shadow mask' needs to be demagnetized using a degaussing coil, which is nothing more than a 110 volt 60 cycle AC coil inside of a safe plastic shield.

The magnetic field generated by the coil is dense enough to penetrate the face of the picture tube and effect the mask inside.

DOESN'T MY MONITOR HAVE A BUILT-IN DEGAUSSER?

Good question! Yes, it does! But it only comes on for a few seconds each time the set is turned on cold. The field that the built-in coil generates is not of sufficient strength to wipe really strong magnetism from localized areas of the mask. What is required is a hand-held coil that you can manipulate directly over the affected areas of the screen.

INSTRUCTIONS FOR DEGAUSSING THE PICTURE TUBE:

The next bit is part magic and part dance...

Hold the coil out in front of you and switch it on. Approach the middle of the picture tube as you swing the coil around in a small circle. Wipe it across the face of the tube in slowly widening circles. Take about five circles to get out to the outside perimeter of the screen and back away from the screen slowly as you continue to make big circles. When you have backed up a couple of feet and you are no longer effecting the picture, shut the coil off.

That's all there is to it. All video games, TV sets and computer monitors can benefit from this procedure! Quite often, it corrects the only real problem with the set.

WHAT'S THAT? YOU DON'T OWN A DEGAUSSING COIL?
NO PROBLEM! Order yours here:

LARGE Degaussing coil For all sizes of monitors and TV sets Cleans up color purity by demagnetizing the picture tube.
Degaussing+_coil

$69.00

BE A HERO EVERYWHERE YOU GO!


Carry your DEGAUSSING COIL with you when you visit friends or businesses. Everywhere you go you'll see television sets and computer monitors that work, but have color problems. The owner has been living with it because, hey, it still WORKS... In less than one minute you can erase all of their magnetically induced problems and return the set to like-new color. It costs you nothing, they'll love you for it, and you'll be able to do this trick over and over, for years to come.

REMEMBER TO ALWAYS CARRY YOUR DEGAUSSING COIL!



WHO NEEDS A DEGAUSSING COIL?


REMEMBER TO ALWAYS CARRY YOUR DEGAUSSING COIL!


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