TRS-80 Model 1 Monitor

Mike Loewen mloewen at
Wed Apr 8 17:55:22 CDT 2015

On Wed, 8 Apr 2015, Robert Jarratt wrote:

> I have finally managed to get my hands on a TRS-80 Model 1. Trouble is, it
> came without a monitor. I have been doing some searching to see if I can
> find out what kind of monitor it is and I am left unsure. All I have found
> so far is a statement which says it is a TV without a tuner. I am not sure
> what that means. I still have a CRT TV, can that be made to work, or have I
> bought something that I can't use?

    You can make a cable to connect the DIN jack on the Model 1 to a 
standard composite video monitor:

Mike Loewen				mloewen at
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