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FIRST football game of the day coming right up!  Rare for me to watch 3 games ANY Saturday.  We'll see how this is all gonna shake out.  lol  Watch MY game w/the volume then go retro and mute it.  Time to warm up the tubes then.  :)

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Well I learned something today guys. Whenever you think you might like to put something that is unused into usage it wasn't designed for? Better get ready, cause it tripped me out. I've got a fantastic 24 inch monitor on my pc. IPS, perfect full gamut RGB color and is still good after fifteen years of use.

When I rescued some of my stuff earlier this week I grabbed things to fill empty spaces inside the minivan. So right now I've got a 50 inch TV about two and a half feet in front of my face as a computer screen.:unsure2:

Need to back it up a little more, if I still had that good wireless keyboard I could back myself up like I've been doing watching shows. The sound is better backed up in that loveseat ten feet back anyhow. Next time there is a software update for my graphics card I'll delete my settings and start that over... but it's really good already!

 

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2 hours ago, JohnJ said:

Well I learned something today guys. Whenever you think you might like to put something that is unused into usage it wasn't designed for? Better get ready, cause it tripped me out. I've got a fantastic 24 inch monitor on my pc. IPS, perfect full gamut RGB color and is still good after fifteen years of use.

When I rescued some of my stuff earlier this week I grabbed things to fill empty spaces inside the minivan. So right now I've got a 50 inch TV about two and a half feet in front of my face as a computer screen.:unsure2:

Need to back it up a little more, if I still had that good wireless keyboard I could back myself up like I've been doing watching shows. The sound is better backed up in that loveseat ten feet back anyhow. Next time there is a software update for my graphics card I'll delete my settings and start that over... but it's really good already!

 

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that´s nice JJ but my wife got a bigger one

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I met the guys over at the church this morning for a test fit of the new altar rail pieces we’ve been building.

 

so far so good.

Now it’s up to me to get the old top rail cut to the correct size and refinished and hopefully the new section I’m building from scratch will match the old stuff.

 

Getting the measurements correct on the 22.5° miters is the only real tricky part but I think I’ll be able to cut it accurately enough.

 

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Still think mine's insane!

It lost the HDMI scaling setting while the pc was asleep.

If/when I install the next radeon drivers for my Vega that doesn't work, well I'll put it back in the box. maybe.

It's great watching movies on the big screen from the other side of the room... fits the big sound I've got in here.

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21 minutes ago, JohnJ said:

Still think mine's insane!

It lost the HDMI scaling setting while the pc was asleep.

If/when I install the next radeon drivers for my Vega that doesn't work, well I'll put it back in the box. maybe.

It's great watching movies on the big screen from the other side of the room... fits the big sound I've got in here.

Yea I agree ..a big screen combined with your digital audio gear is a perfect match to watch life concerts as well as movies .

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I think we have a 65 inch or so in a meeting room at work. I was impressed with how good text and so on looks on the 4k screen.

 

However, a 720p webcam image looks pretty granular, when doing zoom meetings.

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12 hours ago, JohnJ said:

Better get ready, cause it tripped me out. I've got a fantastic 24 inch monitor on my pc. IPS, perfect full gamut RGB color and is still good after fifteen years of use.

When I got a new office at the beginning of 2018, they gave me a couple of refurbed 24 in. HP monitors. For the work I do they've been ok. However, I've not seen the top of my desk for the past two years.

 

 

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9 hours ago, Marvel said:

When I got a new office at the beginning of 2018, they gave me a couple of refurbed 24 in. HP monitors. For the work I do they've been ok. However, I've not seen the top of my desk for the past two years.

 

 

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I didn’t realize you were that short.

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Got my monitor back up. The tv was too big up close. Yep it's an HP, they were making great monitors back then, mine doesn't have 2ms response but the clarity and color is as good as it gets.... to this day.

 

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35 minutes ago, JohnJ said:

Got my monitor back up. The tv was too big up close. Yep it's an HP, they were making great monitors back then, mine doesn't have 2ms response but the clarity and color is as good as it gets.... to this day.

 

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The fir branches look really real, also . One has the impression that these come out of the screen three dimensional. You can try to hang Christmas tree balls on it 

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Where's @grasshopperwhen ya need him.  Waaaay too serious on this thread.  I was digesting in depth and realized the pizza in the oven HAD to be done.  Yup, concrete.  So now I'm on the second high price frozen pizza my daughter picked up for me.  The one in the trash is shooting material.

Elmer Fudd Very Quiet GIF - Elmer Fudd Very Quiet Vewy Quiet GIFs

 

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