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Bad signal on my sms 2

Hi i have a problem wit hmy old sega mastersystem 2 for some reason i cant get it to tune into the tv properly
i tryed replacing the Rc cord but it made only a little diffrance and it is still a little fuzzy what do you think the problem is.

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Also make sure you have it on the right channel. Check the switch in the back.

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The RF cables for the master system are typically very thin and poorly insulated. TVs have improved a lot since 1980s, so have expectations. If it's REALLY fuzzy you could try:

- a better quality/shorter RF lead
- a better power supply (believe it or not this CAN affect the picture quality) - SMS/Megadrive/NES/SNES all use the same power supply
- make sure the cable doesnt run near any sources of interference (eg mains cable or energy saving light bulbs)
- RGB AV cable as mentioned

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I had the same problem, don't use rf, use an ave cable you can find them on ebay

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