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Chris Brooking
2004-08-04, 06:22
The IR sensor is also mounted on the display, so they're possible not
off-the-shelf components.

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Robin Bowes [mailto:robin-lists (AT) robinbowes (DOT) com]
> Sent: 04 August 2004 13:47
> To: discuss (AT) lists (DOT) slimdevices.com
> Subject: [slim] UK display upgrade...
>
> On Wed, August 4, 2004 13:26, Kevin Hawkins said:
> >
> > Just to mention I feel it is a great offer that Slim Devices have
> > made in allowing existing hardware to be upgraded like this and at a
> very reasonable
> > price... Graphic VFD's are expensive. Not many manufacturers would
do
> this instead
> > choosing to totally supercede models with 'the enhanced version'...
> Thanks Slim....
> >
>
> Just a thought, but presumably these display devices are fairly
standard
> electronic components? Would it be reasonable to assume that we might
be
> able to source them directly from distributors in the UK without
having to
> buy through slimdevices? We would just need a manufacturer and part
no. ?
>
> Does this make sense?
>
> R.
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>

Joe Craig
2004-08-04, 06:41
> The IR sensor is also mounted on the display, so they're possible not
> off-the-shelf components.

The upgrade instructions include this statement: "This display module
is designed exclusively for Squeezebox. It will not work in SLIMP3
orany other product." It's not an off-the-shelf component.

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Joe

Robin Bowes
2004-08-04, 06:44
On Wed, August 4, 2004 14:41, Joe Craig said:
>> The IR sensor is also mounted on the display, so they're possible not
>> off-the-shelf components.
>
> The upgrade instructions include this statement: "This display module
> is designed exclusively for Squeezebox. It will not work in SLIMP3 orany other product."
> It's not an off-the-shelf component.

Bah!

R.
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