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Re: Alternate TT hi/VGA adapter

Postby frank.lukas » Tue Apr 25, 2017 11:28 am

I need also one Adapter ...
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Re: Alternate TT hi/VGA adapter

Postby bobbobear1977 » Sun Apr 30, 2017 8:29 pm

I definitely want one Adapter.

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Re: Alternate TT hi/VGA adapter

Postby CodeKiller » Sun Apr 30, 2017 10:51 pm

Parts ordered for another 10 pieces :)
I will post, if assembled ready.

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Re: Alternate TT hi/VGA adapter

Postby Gaiyan » Thu May 04, 2017 3:44 am

For those who need one right now, Tenox has a few in stock. You can buy them from his website. He can be reached at as@tenoware.com.
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Re: Alternate TT hi/VGA adapter

Postby leech » Thu May 04, 2017 4:58 am

These are awesome, TT High is simply beautiful.
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Re: Alternate TT hi/VGA adapter

Postby mzry » Fri May 05, 2017 12:40 pm

Tenox charges a very high price... I know they try to justify the price, but still it seems far to high IMO.

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Re: Alternate TT hi/VGA adapter

Postby Gaiyan » Fri May 05, 2017 12:42 pm

mzry wrote:Tenox charges a very high price... I know they try to justify the price, but still it seems far to high IMO.


Yeah, well its available right now.
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Re: Alternate TT hi/VGA adapter

Postby CodeKiller » Fri May 05, 2017 1:50 pm

This will be available in 2-4 weeks (depending on shipping).

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Re: Alternate TT hi/VGA adapter

Postby dbsys » Fri May 05, 2017 2:55 pm

mzry wrote:Tenox charges a very high price... I know they try to justify the price, but still it seems far to high IMO.


Developping an ECL to VGA converter is not a trivial thing. Tenox has put a lot of development effort to make this a perfect solution.

I have one and it delivers great quality. Tenox VGA is worth every penny spent.

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Re: Alternate TT hi/VGA adapter

Postby CodeKiller » Fri May 05, 2017 3:11 pm

dbsys wrote:
mzry wrote:Tenox charges a very high price... I know they try to justify the price, but still it seems far to high IMO.


Developping an ECL to VGA converter is not a trivial thing.


Yes, but not that complicated either: ECL-to-TTL is a 1-chip solution! Fixing the H-position is another one. Power is a single brick (DC-to-DC) to make symmetric (+/-) 5V.
Mine has a switch and another IC for switching between VGA and Hi-Res mode, plastic housing and requires only a standard mini USB for power (for about half the price---)

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Re: Alternate TT hi/VGA adapter

Postby leech » Fri May 05, 2017 5:35 pm

My only complaint I could have for this adapter is that it uses Mini-USB instead of Micro, and my complaint there is because I have far more micro-usb cables than I do mini. otherwise this thing works great.
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Re: Alternate TT hi/VGA adapter

Postby dbsys » Fri May 05, 2017 9:32 pm

CodeKiller wrote:
dbsys wrote:
mzry wrote:Tenox charges a very high price... I know they try to justify the price, but still it seems far to high IMO.


Developping an ECL to VGA converter is not a trivial thing.


Yes, but not that complicated either: ECL-to-TTL is a 1-chip solution! Fixing the H-position is another one. Power is a single brick (DC-to-DC) to make symmetric (+/-) 5V.
Mine has a switch and another IC for switching between VGA and Hi-Res mode, plastic housing and requires only a standard mini USB for power (for about half the price---)


I admit, on your adaptor I like the fact that you use mini USB for power, and the much better looking plastic housing. The VGA/Hi-Res switch is a great idea too.

However the pictures for Hi-Res I have seen so far do not look as good as what I am getting with my Tenox VGA adaptor.

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Re: Alternate TT hi/VGA adapter

Postby CodeKiller » Sun Jun 11, 2017 11:13 pm

The last 8 pieces are almost ready.
Order before they run out :)
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Re: Alternate TT hi/VGA adapter

Postby CodeKiller » Tue Jun 13, 2017 8:13 pm

Only 7 left.

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Re: Alternate TT hi/VGA adapter

Postby Atarieterno » Wed Jul 12, 2017 12:04 am

I received the video adapter TT high built by our friend CodeKiller, it works perfectly with my Samsung monitor with a resolution of 1280x960 at 72Hz in black and white.
The sharpness of the high-resolution TT is fabulous and provides a huge desktop size where many windows fit comfortably.
Cubase works perfectly and obviously the visual space is appreciated to work.
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Re: Alternate TT hi/VGA adapter

Postby CodeKiller » Sun Jul 23, 2017 5:00 pm

Last 3 pieces still available.

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Re: Alternate TT hi/VGA adapter

Postby frank.lukas » Thu Jul 27, 2017 8:35 am

My ECL Adapter works fine ...

A little bit of moiré, but it is good.
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Re: Alternate TT hi/VGA adapter

Postby davemacblack » Thu Jul 27, 2017 12:42 pm

CodeKiller wrote:Last 3 pieces still available.


One for me please.

Thanx, Dave

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Re: Alternate TT hi/VGA adapter

Postby edingacic » Sun Sep 03, 2017 10:44 pm

still available?

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Re: Alternate TT hi/VGA adapter

Postby CodeKiller » Sun Sep 03, 2017 10:51 pm

Sorry, all has been sold out.

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Re: Alternate TT hi/VGA adapter

Postby edingacic » Mon Nov 06, 2017 1:49 am

interested in getting one


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