Bloody lying gits

Discussion in 'General TV Discussions Forum' started by weyland-yutani, Nov 30, 2002.

  1. weyland-yutani

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    why the hell are tv manufacturor allowed to say their tv's are 28" when they're obviously not? my "28 inch" tv's visible PICTURE is 65 cm/25 inches:mad: doesn't that break any number of trade discription laws?

    never mind the campaign for channel logo's, we should MAKE tv manufacturor's tell the truth:(
     
  2. lynx

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    I employ the same method of measuring my equipment as well. ;) Don't think it impressed the wife too much though. :D
    Getting back to your point,to be fair i don't recall any of the manufacturers claiming the tube size is the same as the viewable size.
     
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    Indeed, and most (if not all?) catalogues list the viewable size as well as the tube size.
     
  4. weyland-yutani

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    well, they're still lying because the viewing size is 66cm but the visible picture is less than 65cm. go and check your own tv and you'll see you've been lied to:mad: get angry and join me and we'll teach these [inappropriate terminology removed by lynx] a lesson............and then we'll take over the world:p
     

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