I have a 1040 without RF too :o)
( it is in german )
"Daniel A. Mazurowski" < XXXX@XXXXX.COM > escribien el mensaje
>>>> I am in an NTSC zone. I have a 1040 STF with a SM124 monochrome monitor.
>>>> STF is NOT equipped with an RF modulator, and TVs over here do not have
>>>> Scart (Peritel) connector. What are my options to get access to the
>>>> modes of the ST ?
>> Wha...?! A 1040 without a built-in RF?!? Hmm... perhaps the cheapest
>> option would be to look for a replacement 1040, one with an RF built
>> in. Or if you're brave (and good with a soldering iron), you could
>> obtain a non-working ST and transplant the RF modulator.
>>>> I have a TV with "ColorStream" component video input. These are 3 RCA
>>>> connectors labelled "cY, cB, cR". That's where I usually connect my DVD
>>>> player. Can I make a cable and hook up my ST to the TV using those
>>>> connectors ?
>> Might be possible, but without an Atari monitor to hack a cbale from
>> it will be a challenging hack. And even then I suspect the sync rates
>> will be all wrong.
>>>> What are my other options if I want to use the color modes of the ST ? I
>>>> came accross some information regarding a ST to S-Video adapter called
>>>> "Video Flyer" (I think). Anyone knows where to find one ? Or an external
>>>> modulator ?
>> To use an external RF modulator you will need to have AV output, which
>> the ST does not have.