Monitor tilt - fixed! (blushing very deeply)

From: Don Maslin <>
Date: Wed Sep 1 22:18:56 1999

On Wed, 1 Sep 1999, Jay West wrote:

> Ok - ok - you can all stop laughing now! :) (about me trying to turn the
> tube). I never touched a monitor before and don't know electronically how
> they work at all. Hence, my question. The biggest reason I didn't turn the
> coil part others were talking about was that it had a big line of hotglue
> around it, so it looked to me like it was supposed to stay put.
> I went back and delicately removed the line of glue, and the coil thingy
> turns easily. The picture is now perfect - so thanks a MILLION to all who
> responded (and didn't laugh too loudly <grin>). One last question if I can
> impose.... should I get out the hot glue gun and put another line of glue

Unless you anticipate moving the monitor around a LOT - read vibration - I
would not bother with it. But, do retighten the clamp :)

                                                 - don

> where the tube meets the coil in addition to tightening down the hose clamp
> doodad, or should I just skip the glue? Actually, it might not be glue, it
> looks like clear caulk.
> Jay West
Received on Wed Sep 01 1999 - 22:18:56 BST

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