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RGB not aligned so I get thin red vertical stripes displaced to right of icons

Hi, I've tried all sorts of adjustments but there isn't an option on the Polaview 211 to adjust the positions of R, G, and B channels separately. Somehow my RGB got out of alignment so I have red "ghosts" of my images to the right of the proper images. Checked all connections. Is this the lens, or lamp, or what? Thanks.

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If you are handy with allen wrenches, quality screw drivers, and the like, you might 'try' opening up the can of worms and gently manipulating the red LCD panel (it will be obvious--a magenta color when off), by slightly loosening the holding screws, then moving--ever so slightly, the panel untill the ghost disappears. Do not do this though, untill you mark the present position on the top and bottom of the LCD panel. Take pictures, far and close-ups, as you go so you can reassemble the unit. The typically three LCDs can be located by finding the prism cube, located under the circuit board, and just before the output lens. Be patient, and have fun. I did this with an 'out of wack' throw away, and now it is just as enjoyable as my 'dimmer' HDTV projector. Even side by side, from 8 feet away, when both are making 72" images, the HDTV is barely clearer, Jon.

Posted on Feb 24, 2009

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Sounds like one of your lcds inside the projector is out of alignemnt just get a new projector and maybe use this one in the garage since red is the dimmest of all colors

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