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|German term or phrase:||Trapezkorrektur, Schrägausgleich, AV-Strippe, Röhrenbeamer, 16:9 Umschaltung|
|English translation:||Trapezoid compensation; pincushion compensation; AV connection; tube projector; 16:9 aspect ratio switch|
|Entered by:|| Dierk Seeburg||Options:|
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|German term or phrase: Schrägausgleich, etc.|
|Help needed with numerous terms relating to LCD-projectors:|
Trapezkorrektur (sEems to be some way of automatically adjusting the Projector)
AV-Strippe (some kind of connection)
Trapezoid compensation/correction; pincushion compensation/correction; AV connection; tube beamer/projector; 16:9 aspect ratio switch
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keystone correction; CRT projector
Using optics design or other methods to apply a "negative" keystone to the image, which will partially cancel the effects of keystoning. If you aim a projector with keystone correction at a screen with the lens level with the middle of the screen, you will not that the image at the bottom is wider than at the top. When the projector is in normal position, pointing upward 10-25 degrees, the resulting image is fairly rectangular."
The rest of the glossary is also very helpful.
"beamer" is a word Germans use for projector. Röhrenbeamer is a CRT (=cathode ray tube) projector.
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