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Any chance of a schematic? I am wanting to build this as a school project
You'd better watch out tying knots in those power cords, as this is illegal and dangerous in a lot of countries. Can i suggest the use of a cable gland?
A lot of these ideas are dangerous. CRT monitors are coated on the inside with a carcinogenic material. As well as having a vacuum inside. So make sure you remove the actual tube before trying any of these ideas