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    Lightbulb Does dead monitors go to heaven or trees?

    In the past when LCD was still expensive I dealt a lot with CRT monitors. After accumulating a few "not economically repairable" a.k.a write-off monitors I decided to get creative with them. Rather than smashing up these poor defenseless peripherals I thought that they should RIP. Take one peppertree, a lot of rope and a couple of dead screens and this is what you get.


    Left is a Cornerstone 20" monochrome, top middle is a Mecer 14" colour VGA and right is 7" monochrome LCD


    Right is a 12" IBM amber


    Left is a Cornerstone 20" monochrome and center is a Mecer 14" colour VGA


    Top is a Mecer 14" monochrome and bottom is a Mecer 14" color VGA


    Xyst 14" colour SVGA


    Cornerstone 19" monochrome tube from a DualPage 120 monitor

    Anyone else has "weird" ways of dealing with defunct hardware ? (Like blending it )

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    You have way too much time on your hands...

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    Greenpeace will want your head for this.
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    Does it, or does it arent. That are being the questions...

    Now just add signs to each of them saying "Shot number 1", "Shot number 2" and get a fake skeleton hanging as well. You will never be burgled. But your neighbours will know you're a geek...
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    Resurrection of the 5 year old monitor tree thread. Who else has a grown monitor tree since?
    You can do something for love, you can do something for money, but there is nothing quite so satisfying as doing something out of spite - Jeremy Clarkson, 1991

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    Yoh. Knock the glass out, and put candles inside for a spooky tree.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Rouxenator View Post
    Resurrection of the 5 year old monitor tree thread. Who else has a grown monitor tree since?
    Hopefully nobody, that looks awful....
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    Quote Originally Posted by gdiza View Post
    You have way too much time on your hands...
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    Personally i would have blown them up with some homemade explosives

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    Quote Originally Posted by biometrics View Post
    Why?!
    Because my creativity and stupidity is one and the same and without bounds.
    You can do something for love, you can do something for money, but there is nothing quite so satisfying as doing something out of spite - Jeremy Clarkson, 1991

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