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If however, you absolutely must fry your monitor, then pour alcohol into it, it dries much faster than water.
Don't do that. It will catch on fire. Alcohol is flammable.
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post #32 of 73
just put a magnet on it for a couple hours.

( my uncle did it with a car light magnet thingy that police puts on top of their cars)

it worked great!
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post #33 of 73
Just get a fairy strong magnet and give the ol' screen a good swipe Someone pulled a prank at my school and swiped much of the crt's at our school...then LCD's FTW lol
 
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post #34 of 73
Just so you know it's impssible to damage a CRT with magnetic flux. It can always be corrected by degaussing.

Some people got the wrong impression that the distortion was permanent just because older CRT's didn't have a built in degausser and you had to do it manually with an external one.
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CRTs > LCD's. No ghosting. =)
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CRTs > LCD's. No ghosting. =)
LCD's > CRT's Much Bigger.
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Just so you know it's impssible to damage a CRT with magnetic flux. It can always be corrected by degaussing.

Some people got the wrong impression that the distortion was permanent just because older CRT's didn't have a built in degausser and you had to do it manually with an external one.
Now i know that... my crt was with all colors and i press degauss button... and all was normal again... -.-
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post #38 of 73
Just chuck it. Say it was stolen in the middle of the night.
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Don't do that. It will catch on fire. Alcohol is flammable.
Dang, I thought he wouldn't realize I was trying to burn down his house.
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Dang, I thought he wouldn't realize I was trying to burn down his house.
Ahhhhhhh!! My house got burned!! help me please!! Help me!!

i see dead people O_O
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