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Making a pc from a toploadign vcr? Answered


How can i make a old top loading vcr flash 12:00 all the time when i mod it to a pc

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orksecurity
orksecurity

Best Answer 10 years ago

Figure out which display panel it's using, find out the wiring of that panel, throw together a driver circuit...

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frollard
frollard

Answer 10 years ago

*best answer. +1. Cheap option is to keep the display panel and guts from an alarm clock that flashes as you prefer, then just plug that in with the buttons disconnected. it will flash forever.

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orksecurity
orksecurity

Answer 10 years ago

... Good point. All you need is a display the right size that will flash 12:00; it doesn't have to be the one originally installed... so sacrificing a clock might well be the fastest solution, and easiest if you don't want to spend time figuring out the appropriate wiring.