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Cable Types & DVD / VCR combo

11-25-2004, 10:20 PM
New to the HD era. I just bought a Toshiba 30hf84 crt. A digital tuner will be installed this weekend, and I have an analog cable box that I would like to connect also. I also want to get a new DVD/VCR combo.
Can anyone recommend a good DVD/VCR combo and what type of cables to which connections should I use to hook up each of the devices and how? I realize that is a lot of questions but that shows how little I truly know.
thanks in advance


11-26-2004, 12:55 AM
For your HD receiver, you should try to get an HDMI connection if your HD receiver has an HDMI output on it. If not, you should get an DVI/HDMI cable. You can find them cheap at this website.


For your DVD/VHS combo, you're best connection will probably be component, which consists of red/blue/green cables. This can be find for slightly under $10 at Wal-Mart, or you can buy from the above store.


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