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Wanee Demi-God
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Rivernole wrote:
shaw23 wrote:
remember when tv's had tubes and you'd take them to a tv repairman when the thing broke?





yep....those were the good old days.....
now you just throw everything away.......and buy a new one...

You know ain't that the truth....what a shame...people used to fix everything!

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Thu Mar 14, 2013 9:00 pm Profile
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Remember the Tube Tester machines where you could test your TV Tubes


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Remember the Tube Tester machines where you could test your TV Tubes

Yes I do....damn we are old....

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NCviper wrote:
Jensen B Gator wrote:
Remember the Tube Tester machines where you could test your TV Tubes

Yes I do....damn we are old....

I had an old Admiral TV Consoul floor model all metel but I watched the moon landing on it :D

The thing lasted 20 years :!:

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Well I must say that I do like the picture better on my HD Flat Screen and it's easier to lift and move it. ;)


Fri Mar 15, 2013 6:30 am Profile
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Jensen B Gator wrote:
Well I must say that I do like the picture better on my HD Flat Screen and it's easier to lift and move it. ;)

so true!

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Remember when all of our video was on Super8 film? I had forgotten, but last night my mom and I watched a couple hours of family films and travel films. Threading that machine is a beeach!

Good old Bell & Howell!

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Fri Mar 15, 2013 9:49 am Profile
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tieyourshoes51 wrote:
Threading that machine is a beeach!


Bet it was worth it, tho.


Fri Mar 15, 2013 9:50 am Profile
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Rivernole wrote:
tieyourshoes51 wrote:
Threading that machine is a beeach!


Bet it was worth it, tho.



Yes, it was!

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Fri Mar 15, 2013 9:53 am Profile
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NCviper wrote:
Rivernole wrote:
shaw23 wrote:
remember when tv's had tubes and you'd take them to a tv repairman when the thing broke?





yep....those were the good old days.....
now you just throw everything away.......and buy a new one...

You know ain't that the truth....what a shame...people used to fix everything!



We used to be able to fix most things, including our cars.

Planned obsolescence has loaded up our landfills.

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