Solved

how do I make custom svideo to rca converter

Posted on 2004-04-15
7
361 Views
Last Modified: 2010-08-05
Hi everyone I have just cut my 4 pin svhs to scart cable so that I can solder a phono port onto it in order to plug my rca cable into it and output it onto my tv. I am doing this because I want to connect my second pc to my bedroom tv but i just discovered that I can't use my 7 pin svhs to rca converter because the radeon 7500 i have in my second pc doesnt have 7 pin svhs whereas my radeon 8500 does and i dont want to use a radeon 7500 in my main pc. does anyone know which wires I would need 2 solder In order to make a custom converter. I have already got all the stuff to make one just need to know what cables need soldering where. help greatly apriciated thanks,
p.s sorry about my poor punctuation


 
0
Comment
Question by:bencosmith123
7 Comments
 
LVL 69

Accepted Solution

by:
Callandor earned 64 total points
Comment Utility
0
 
LVL 3

Assisted Solution

by:Timotheus1
Timotheus1 earned 62 total points
Comment Utility
If I understand you correctly, your best bet is to go to Radio Shack and get an S-video to Composite adapter, (I purchased one a year ago for $5.00) you will need an S-Video cable and a composite cable.
0
 
LVL 5

Assisted Solution

by:drelectro
drelectro earned 62 total points
Comment Utility
And here's a diagram of how to make a S-Video to composite convertor :-

http://www.hut.fi/Misc/Electronics/circuits/svideo2cvideo.html

0
 
LVL 3

Assisted Solution

by:MikProg
MikProg earned 62 total points
Comment Utility
Radio Shack good idea :) but I like to touch all around with my hands. Use this if you have  same hands.

SVHS                                             Tulipin
               24 Ohm          24 Ohm
pin 3 ------|====|--+----|====|--------------- signal pin
                              |
                            -----  
                            -----   470 pF
                24 Ohm   |
pin 4 ------|====|--+

pin 2 ------------------------------------------------ shield


0

Featured Post

Get up to 2TB FREE CLOUD per backup license!

An exclusive Black Friday offer just for Expert Exchange audience! Buy any of our top-rated backup solutions & get up to 2TB free cloud per system! Perform local & cloud backup in the same step, and restore instantly—anytime, anywhere. Grab this deal now before it disappears!

Join & Write a Comment

Suggested Solutions

Every server (virtual or physical) needs a console: and the console can be provided through hardware directly connected, software for remote connections, local connections, through a KVM, etc. This document explains the different types of consol…
Stuck in voice control mode on your Amazon Firestick?  Here is how to turn it off!!!
Illustrator's Shape Builder tool will let you combine shapes visually and interactively. This video shows the Mac version, but the tool works the same way in Windows. To follow along with this video, you can draw your own shapes or download the file…
Access reports are powerful and flexible. Learn how to create a query and then a grouped report using the wizard. Modify the report design after the wizard is done to make it look better. There will be another video to explain how to put the final p…

763 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question

Need Help in Real-Time?

Connect with top rated Experts

9 Experts available now in Live!

Get 1:1 Help Now