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Old LCD From a palm pilot... usable?

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I have an old Sony TG-50 but i kinda broke it when i was trying to fix it... o well... but is there anyway i can use the LCD from it for anything... such as for displaying my temps or anything like that?
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post #2 of 17
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i wouldnt have a clue to do it... if i can finally reach the lcd do you even think i can use it. it works fine... well it did when i last used it... but yeah guys do you think this thing is usable if i get it out? it would be nice to make a mod from an old lcd and this lcd is a pretty nice color one too... just let me know if you guys find anything.
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Pics? And what interface is it?
    
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post #4 of 17
hmmm idk it might be the same case as laptop lcds
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post #5 of 17
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well i cant get it out right now lemme take some pics... dont have small enough screw drivers... well had to take pics with phone... so not the best but itll do

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post #6 of 17
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anyone? if i can im willing to spend a little bit to get this thing working!
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post #8 of 17
hmmm you would probably have to make somethign that reads your temps then have a video output.. dunno how you would do it though.. and im especially not sure cause if that is a palm pilot u might be able to have some other goodies as well because it is a touch screen.. good luck though

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post #9 of 17
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alright... well im still have to get the screen outta there then ill take more pics.... i dont care if i can use touch screen. I'd love to have a temp reader or somthing like that.
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google it!
    
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