English Amiga Board


Go Back   English Amiga Board > Support > support.Hardware

 
 
Thread Tools
Old 11 February 2009, 09:15   #1
Fingerlickin_B
Amiga Nut
Fingerlickin_B's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2006
Location: Belco, Australia
Posts: 2,235
1081 Cable Actually a SCART Cable?

Ok, this must seem like a really silly question, but I must ask anyway.

I was reading a thread today where somebody said something like "SCART cable, not Amiga cable".

This got me thinking...is the output on the "SCART" end of my 1081 cable (where it plugs into the monitor) really SCART, or just the same plug? The poster was obviously not a first language English speaker & I had to "decifer" a lot of what he was saying (no offence if you are reading this).


One other thing. LCD TVs with SCART connectors also work with Amiga output signal right? Pretty sure from all the reading done that is correct, but no harm in asking I suppose, since it is somewhat related to the main question above

PZ.
Fingerlickin_B is offline  
AdSense AdSense  
Old 11 February 2009, 09:35   #2
Chain
A-Collector, repairments

Chain's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2001
Location: Czech Rep.
Age: 43
Posts: 1,506
Send a message via ICQ to Chain
monitor with scart input will accept signal directly, while some (probably all new models) TVs needs voltage feeds on some pins for switching to RGB mode.
thats only difference imo.
Chain is offline  
Old 11 February 2009, 09:43   #3
Fingerlickin_B
Amiga Nut
Fingerlickin_B's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2006
Location: Belco, Australia
Posts: 2,235
Thanks for that Chain

So I would be best off making a new cable if using a TV by the sounds of it.

PZ.
Fingerlickin_B is offline  
AdSense AdSense  
 


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
New cable for RGB - scart Anders1984 support.Hardware 12 21 August 2013 00:40
Do we really need another Scart cable ? ceedy Hardware mods 10 20 April 2011 13:17
Building a scart cable coze support.Hardware 5 04 December 2006 18:34
rgb->scart cable jrom support.Hardware 26 24 December 2004 00:04
Hello! A500 and scart cable JuGz support.Hardware 8 24 February 2003 02:57

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump


All times are GMT +2. The time now is 16:21.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Page generated in 0.12525 seconds with 12 queries