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Old 28-08-2016, 06:16   #91
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Notebook (10") and WiFi links like FILMON TV FREE LIVE TV MOVIES AND SOCIAL TELEVISION when on deliveries.. a 15" laptop on my own boat.
Bugger... why did I not know about this before. Watching the F1, thanks
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Old 28-08-2016, 06:21   #92
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I just ordered a 40" TV with built in DVD. IT was the biggest I could install in the spot I wanted tov and will be about 10' away viewing distance. I find just gave up on the DC TVs as the chice were limited and the sets overpriced and just got an AC set and will either run off my main inverter or get a small one for the set.

Sounds like it may be like the one I have that is AC powered, but it had an external "brick" that said 12VDC on it, I was worried the the TV would only work on exactly 12VDC and of course we are above that, but I wired it direct a year or so ago and it is fine with 14.3 VDC. Same thing with the Sony Blue Ray player, ran it direct too, TV was only DVD and not Blue Ray, and we have a bunch of Blue Ray DVD's
So sometimes even an AC TV can be run off of DC.
My TV is a Signa or maybe insignia, something like that, I got it at Circuit City I think.


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Old 24-09-2016, 08:11   #93
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Re: Size of your TV?

No TV for me haven't had cable in years. That said I do have an hp 24in all in 1 pc that I use to watch netflix or dvd's. It sits on my salon table with a hook mount to keep it from falling over.
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Old 24-09-2016, 08:19   #94
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No TV for me haven't had cable in years. That said I do have an hp 24in all in 1 pc that I use to watch netflix or dvd's. It sits on my salon table with a hook mount to keep it from falling over.
haven't had cable or satellite in years either but get 8 channels through an inside antennae.
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No, TV. I use my macbook pro and amazon prime, showtime and others and get all the entertainment I need.
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Re: Size of your TV?

It seems that my 40" TV running off the inverter uses about the same amount of power as the main salon light. So since we don't use the main salon light while watching TV, playing card games etc. uses the same power as watching TV.

OTOH I'm starting to get to the point that I don't care how much power I used. I cruising now for enjoyment, power savings be dam.
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