[Makerspace] Retired monitors.

Najam Imam najam.imam at gmail.com
Mon Aug 28 11:39:30 AEST 2017


Hey, I just went to grab one and it appears that the square mount on the
stands dont connect with or are not compatible with the circular back of
the monitor. It seems to be the case with all of them. Can anyone help?

On Fri, 25 Aug 2017 at 16:22, Heath Raftery <heath at newie.ventures> wrote:

> I've just grabbed one + a stand. Look like a popular product so don't want
> to be greedy.
>
> Cheers!
> Heath
>
> Sent from my iPhone
>
> On 25 Aug 2017, at 3:06 pm, ned haughton <naught101 at gmail.com> wrote:
>
> I won't be, but you can try your luck.
>
> On 25/08/17 13:55, Dylan Cahill wrote:
>
> Will anyone be there tonight? I'll be able to drop around.
>
> On 25 Aug. 2017 1:46 pm, "ned haughton" <naught101 at gmail.com> wrote:
>
> Right, so 10 working ones? And 14 stands? better get in quick..
>
> ned
>
>
> On 25/08/17 12:23, Steven Morley wrote:
>
> 4 have dead backlights, 2 boxes contain stands.
>
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> *From:* Makerspace <makerspace-bounces at newcastlelug.org>
> <makerspace-bounces at newcastlelug.org> on behalf of ned haughton
> <naught101 at gmail.com> <naught101 at gmail.com>
> *Sent:* Friday, August 25, 2017 11:20:27 AM
> *To:* Newcastle Makerspace
> *Subject:* Re: [Makerspace] Retired monitors.
>
> FYI, they're these:
> https://www.cnet.com/products/samsung-syncmaster-2443bw-lcd-monitor-24-series/specs/
> 24", 1920x1200, VGA/DVI In.
>
> Looks like there are 20 of them (6 boxes of 3? +2), at least two of which
> are marked as having dead backlights.
>
> I'll put a boxes in the makerspace, and put one aside for Greg. Anyone
> else, I guess it's first in-best dressed? They are up stairs at Pachamama
> (21 Gordon Ave, Hamilton East), outside the kitchen. Come in any time
> during office hours, or when ever you see light on there might be people
> in. If you need to get access at some other time, email me, and we can
> arrange something.
>
> Cheers
> ned
>
> On 24/08/17 16:12, Steven Morley wrote:
>
> Hello, they are 24" LCD Samsung monitors that have been in service 5 years
> 24/7, some do have burn in. I don't think it is too bad or makes them
> unusable. I will be able to pick up any monitors that don't find a home. I
> have been able to get the stands from the new monitors, they will work with
> a small modification.
>
> I plan to drop them off at the space ASAP. When is it open or someone
> available to receive them next?
>
> I am hoping that the MakerSpace itself will take get first priority.
>
> I also have a few monitors that I am told are likely to have a blown
> inverter transformer and or caps. I am told they probably could be fixed
> with a few cheap parts and a soldering iron.
>
> Steve
>
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> *From:* Makerspace <makerspace-bounces at newcastlelug.org>
> <makerspace-bounces at newcastlelug.org> on behalf of Dylan Cahill
> <pickle_64 at msn.com> <pickle_64 at msn.com>
> *Sent:* Thursday, August 24, 2017 3:53:54 PM
> *To:* Newcastle Makerspace
> *Subject:* Re: [Makerspace] Retired monitors.
>
> Are we talking old-school CRT models? Or useable LCDs, etc...?
>
> I might have a home for two.
>
>
> On 24 Aug. 2017 3:33 pm, "Najam Imam" <najam.imam at gmail.com> wrote:
>
>> Hey Greg,
>>
>> I'd be happy to take one monitor for my personal use if you'd have one
>> available. I live next to the Crowne Plaza so am happy to come and pick up
>> whenever. Thanks.
>>
>> Naj
>>
>>
>>
>> On Thu, Aug 24, 2017 at 1:05 PM, Greg Hall <greghall at brushbox.info>
>> wrote:
>>
>>> I could use a couple, so if several extra were left at the MakerSpace, I
>>> would find good uses for them.
>>>
>>> Greg
>>>
>>> On 23/08/2017 9:10 AM, Steven Morley wrote:
>>>
>>> Alas there comes a time in every monitors life when you get removed from
>>> active service and placed in a cupboard in some cold store room.
>>>
>>> I may be able to get 5 to 10,  24" monitors without stands. If I can get
>>> them would anyone have a good home for these monitors?
>>>
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