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Old January 13th 21, 10:47 PM posted to sci.electronics.repair
Phil Allison[_3_] Phil Allison[_3_] is offline
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Default Reviewing a cheap CRT degaussing wand

Ralph Mowery wrote:
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I thought most crt screens had a coil around then that helped degauss
them every time they are turned on. Unless someone puts a magnet near
the screen I doubt that many would need degausing.


** Correct = ALL crt colour TVs and monitors have automatic degaussing at switch on.
Most monitors have user operated de-gaussing as well.

TV techs may need a de-gausser for that rare event you mentioned .

Maybe many do not know the soldering gun could be used.


** Such guns are getting hard to find.
Demand is so low, few wholesalers stock them.

...... Phil