Page 1 of 75 123451151 ... LastLast
Results 1 to 25 of 1855

Thread: CRT Fetish Thread

  1. #1
    I "chupame'd" a guy in a Barcelona train station and all I got was lesions.
    Chupame Esfinter's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2012
    Location
    Sydney

    Posts
    2,277

    CRT Fetish Thread

    The Neo (and all retro consoles) look damn fine on a PVM via RGB.





    Who else uses these?

    There are various candy cab clubs doing the rounds. I think there should be a PVM club too!

    Now all we need is a shit hot designer to make us all a nice banner for our sig's and it's happy days...
    Usually theMot.



    Quote Originally Posted by segafan1989
    I just went over there (neo-geo.com) to browse around and good lord, that place is like a bunch of rats running around in a tin can. I went through a couple of threads and had to leave. Just too much insanity and ragging on each other. Is that place full of retarded teenagers?

  2. #2
    Sakura's Bank Manager
    broken's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2002
    Location
    Cincinnati, OH

    Posts
    898
    Fuck yeah, home skillet!


    Some older setup pics:



    Last edited by broken; 10-22-2012 at 10:05 PM.
    The world weighs on my shoulders
    But what am I to do?
    You sometimes drive me crazy
    But I worry about you

    I know it makes no difference
    To what you're going through
    But I see the tip of the iceberg
    And I worry about you...


    Slashchat nick = Yodd


  3. #3
    I "chupame'd" a guy in a Barcelona train station and all I got was lesions.
    Chupame Esfinter's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2012
    Location
    Sydney

    Posts
    2,277
    Those 20 inch ones are nice. My brother has one and the image is even better than my 29 inch one cause it is smaller.

    He has the hospital grade one. Before they were using it to tell women the sex of their baby, now he is playing Super Mario World on it. Life comes full circle lol.
    Usually theMot.



    Quote Originally Posted by segafan1989
    I just went over there (neo-geo.com) to browse around and good lord, that place is like a bunch of rats running around in a tin can. I went through a couple of threads and had to leave. Just too much insanity and ragging on each other. Is that place full of retarded teenagers?

  4. #4
    Sakura's Bank Manager
    broken's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2002
    Location
    Cincinnati, OH

    Posts
    898
    Yep, the 20 inchers are a good all around size.

    Though I do wish sometimes that I had a larger one.
    The world weighs on my shoulders
    But what am I to do?
    You sometimes drive me crazy
    But I worry about you

    I know it makes no difference
    To what you're going through
    But I see the tip of the iceberg
    And I worry about you...


    Slashchat nick = Yodd


  5. #5
    Krizalid's Fashion Designer
    Adderall's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2008
    Location
    Michigan

    Posts
    1,839
    I'm rockin 2. Pretty happy with them.

    One is 20 - sittin vert with Saturn, the other is 25.

  6. #6

    Post It Proto Master

    SuperGun's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2001
    Location
    Orlando, Florida

    Posts
    554

    AN RGB CRT IS FOR ME !!!

    Yeap,

    All my systems are connected to my main display which is a 36" CRT television in the living room. But I roll with a 20" PVM for those times when I want to be dazzled with crisp beautiful juicy RGB images. The quality on these is just unrivaled. Absolutely drop dead gorgeous colors and resolution.

    There's just something special about playing games single player on a smaller unit all to yourself. Everything just looks better.
    Some men see things as they are, and say why. I dream things that never were, and say why not.

  7. #7
    Earl's Long Lost Brother Black IcE's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2005
    Location
    Utah

    Posts
    619
    I used to have a 29 inch model and the picture on it was awesome. It finally died on my though, so I only have a Commodore 1084s to satisfy my RGB fixat the moment.

  8. #8
    Athena's Pimp!
    xb74's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2012
    Location
    Australia

    Posts
    666
    Awesome, I roll with the 29" model same as theMot.

    I'd buy another IF I could find one..

  9. #9
    Onigami Isle Castaway SNKorSWM's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2010
    Location
    West Haven, CT

    Posts
    11,539
    I play so many retro consoles, that the AV jacks on my Sony tv is about to fall off just from all the swapping.

  10. #10
    Rugal's Thug
    gabe's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2012
    Location
    Grand Rapids, MI, USA

    Posts
    91
    PVM20L5 here, with a relatively late build date of May 2004. Currently tate'd w/ Saturn.

  11. #11
    Bearsuit Approved™ ChuChu Flamingo's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2010
    Location
    US

    Posts
    518
    I would love to have one if I could find one for a decent price + shipping.
    WTB: Blue/Green CPS2 -SF Alpha 2, Super Gem Fighter Mini Mix, SF Puzzle Fighter, Vampire Savior, Hyper SF2 and more CPS2
    MVS Kits/Cartridges: Magical Drop III, Waku Waku 7, BlazingStar,TSS, Breakers, MPE

  12. #12
    Angel's Love Slave
    Joneo's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2011
    Location
    Indiana

    Posts
    1,056
    Man, I bet even WindJammers would look good on that.

  13. #13
    Duck King's DJ
    alphagamer's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2009
    Location
    Germany

    Posts
    1,879
    A while ago I was offered 6 PVMs from a local liquidation sale for next to nothing, still regret not taking that deal. I was hesitant because I had to take all 6 and collect them the same day, and I don't have a car.

    The pictures don't do them justice, they are great sharp monitors!
    Progress (n.): The process through which the Internet has evolved from smart people in front of dumb terminals to dumb people in front of smart terminals.

  14. #14
    Fighting Artist
    StealthLurker's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2003
    Location
    San Diego, CA

    Posts
    2,047
    I got 3 of them. A 25", 20" and a 13". Also got a Sony CRT from japan with a built-in J-21pin connector and some other RGB capable CRTs.

    Love'm... once you go RGB CRT, it's hard to look at anything else.

    .
    Last edited by StealthLurker; 10-23-2012 at 03:20 PM.

  15. #15
    Frenzy Football Player
    rcantor77's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2010
    Location
    Hertfordshire

    Posts
    1,128
    So what is different with these compared to the 21" Pure Flat Sony Trinitron that I have...?
    Being in the UK all our TVs support full RGB and the picture is great.. are these alot better...?



    __________________

    Stuff for Sale
    MVS Artwork
    __________________

    Help me find some mini Marquees...
    http://www.neo-geo.com/forums/showthread.php?241186

  16. #16
    Fighting Artist
    StealthLurker's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2003
    Location
    San Diego, CA

    Posts
    2,047
    Quote Originally Posted by rcantor77 View Post
    So what is different with these compared to the 21" Pure Flat Sony Trinitron that I have...?
    Being in the UK all our TVs support full RGB and the picture is great.. are these alot better...?
    Well it's a professional grade non-consumer model that when new costs a huge amount. Maybe better color accuracy, contrast, more refinements, degauss button, etc etc...
    I always chuckle a bit when I'm watching a TV show or movie from the 80s/90s and the TV they're watching in the scene is actually a Sony PVM.

    Maybe not night and day better, but incrementally better (depending on the year maybe) in terms of PQ. However a good model will have certain functions/buttons, etc and maybe inputs you might want that might not available on a consumer TV.

    If you could source one locally for cheap, would be nice to try it out... otherwise I wouldn't pay an arm and a leg to have one shipped.

    .
    Last edited by StealthLurker; 10-23-2012 at 03:51 PM.

  17. #17
    So Many Posts
    No Time
    For Games.
    Xian Xi's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2005
    Location
    Waipahu, Hawaii

    Posts
    23,126
    Quote Originally Posted by Joneo View Post
    Man, I bet even WindJammers would look good on that.
    It does on mine.

  18. #18
    Geese's Thug
    EllertMichael's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2011
    Location
    Massachusetts

    Posts
    274
    IMG_9618.jpg

    I used to rock a Sony PVM20N2U but I gave it to andsuchisdeath when I got my Big Red

    I needed the space and I've already got a dedicated TATE tv (Sony WEGA KV-27FS13)

  19. #19
    Cheng's Errand Boy

    Join Date
    Jan 2012
    Location
    Australia

    Posts
    116
    I'm rocking a 2130QM these days. How do you guys go with geometry adjustments when switching between consoles? If I get my Neo perfect then my SNES/SAturn is out and vice versa, wouldn't be so much of a hassle but I have to take the case off the set every time I want to change something...

  20. #20
    Dingo Hunter lachlan's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2005
    Location
    Australia

    Posts
    5,929
    I've always drooled at these but a few years ago I came accross a Mitsubishi MegaView 37", fucking amazing quality professional grade CRT's. Hell I'd even say they're better than/on par with Nanao's




    "Give me back my pen" - Vladimir Putin

  21. #21
    Sakura's Bank Manager
    broken's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2002
    Location
    Cincinnati, OH

    Posts
    898
    Quote Originally Posted by theMot View Post

    Now all we need is a shit hot designer to make us all a nice banner for our sig's and it's happy days...

    Yeah, someone needs to whip up a Sony PVM club banner for us.

    Any takers?
    The world weighs on my shoulders
    But what am I to do?
    You sometimes drive me crazy
    But I worry about you

    I know it makes no difference
    To what you're going through
    But I see the tip of the iceberg
    And I worry about you...


    Slashchat nick = Yodd


  22. #22
    Hardened Shock Trooper
    bradtemple87's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2011
    Location
    NH

    Posts
    442
    I run a 20M4U here with scart cables for everything.
    Last edited by bradtemple87; 10-30-2012 at 12:16 AM.

  23. #23
    Sakura's Bank Manager
    broken's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2002
    Location
    Cincinnati, OH

    Posts
    898
    MAudio monitors?
    The world weighs on my shoulders
    But what am I to do?
    You sometimes drive me crazy
    But I worry about you

    I know it makes no difference
    To what you're going through
    But I see the tip of the iceberg
    And I worry about you...


    Slashchat nick = Yodd


  24. #24
    Hardened Shock Trooper
    bradtemple87's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2011
    Location
    NH

    Posts
    442
    Cerwin Vega

  25. #25
    Sakura's Bank Manager
    broken's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2002
    Location
    Cincinnati, OH

    Posts
    898
    Quote Originally Posted by bradtemple87 View Post
    Cerwin Vega
    Ohh, haha. Looked kinda like MAudio ones.
    The world weighs on my shoulders
    But what am I to do?
    You sometimes drive me crazy
    But I worry about you

    I know it makes no difference
    To what you're going through
    But I see the tip of the iceberg
    And I worry about you...


    Slashchat nick = Yodd


Thread Information

Users Browsing this Thread

There are currently 1 users browsing this thread. (0 members and 1 guests)

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •