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 Post subject: Recommend me a Test Disc/ Set up disc
PostPosted: 09 Aug 2019, 07:38 
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Can anyone point me to a affordable 'Test Disc'?
Looking for one to help tweak color with color bars and aspect ratios etc.
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 Post subject: Re: Recommend me a Test Disc/ Set up disc
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Pick your favorite flavour!

https://www.lddb.com/search.php?adv_search=Video+Essentials&adv_reference=&format=ld

None available on LDDb right now... Usually $25-40 but eBay is more expensive at the moment.

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 Post subject: Re: Recommend me a Test Disc/ Set up disc
PostPosted: 09 Aug 2019, 08:52 
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Thanks Julienn,
Those are what im after but unfortunately none for sale.
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I've got one, what are you willing to pay?
Shipping is going to be the issue.
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I have more than one and will undercut Rein-o. :shock:
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 Post subject: Re: Recommend me a Test Disc/ Set up disc
PostPosted: 09 Aug 2019, 15:09 
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It's worth keeping a longer-term eye on LDDB and eBay for Video Essentials - I've seen four or five copies go past on UK eBay this year at widely varying prices (there's one up there at the moment at £20 BIN inc UK shipping which isn't bad).

If you're just setting up a monitor, though, there are quite a few discs that have bars or a simple testcard at the end -- e.g. from Princess Bride, The #40A (1987) [CC1194L] and Eagles: Hell Freezes Over (1994) [ID3061GF]:

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atsampson wrote:
(there's one up there at the moment at £20 BIN inc UK shipping which isn't bad).

It says "collection only"...
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 Post subject: Re: Recommend me a Test Disc/ Set up disc
PostPosted: 09 Aug 2019, 23:09 
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gypsy wrote:
I have more than one and will undercut Rein-o. :shock:

Are you sure about that :D
Lets see, you actually may do so.
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