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RCA D52W20 52 inch TV

I have an RCA D52W20. I acquired it for free from a local freecycle because it was dead and they gave up on repair. I called around to get an estimate of $300 to fix it. After a lot of research regarding the issue, I bought a flyback from partstore.com for this exact model for $60 including shipping. With good soldering skills and a half hour later, this beauty came to life! I did take precautions through out the whole project since I didn't have a high voltage discharging wand. But since this thing hasn't worked for years, the likely hood of getting shocked was less likely. I feel glad that I saved yet another tv with environmentally harmful chemicals from the landfill. May others out there be inspired to research and repair electronics to keep them out of the landfill.

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Well done, scottyfixit!

Here's to a greener and safer environment for all!

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