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Tip shows how to attach a hand-held slide viewer to a goose-neck desk lamp.
ARTIST'S MAGAZINE May 1997 (v.14#5) pg. 14

Auto slide programmer for tape recorder.
ELECTRONICS ILLUSTRATED Jul 1963 (v.6#4) pg. 72

Adapt a standard Kodak Carousel slide projector's remote control to automatically advance to the next slide after a preset period of time.
ELECTRONICS NOW May 1995 (v.66#5) pg. 91

Auto-advance circuit for a slide projector. Select times of 5- to 30-seconds in 5-second increments.
HANDS-ON ELECTRONICS Oct 1987 (v.4#10) pg. 96

Automatic fader circuit drops the level of background music as tape-recorded slide-show narration comes up.
HANDS-ON ELECTRONICS Nov 1987 (v.4#11) pg. 94

Tin can and wood projector.
MECHANIX ILLUSTRATED #421 Jun 1963 (v.59) pg. 93

Coffee table with self-contained slide projection system.
MECHANIX ILLUSTRATED #448 Sep 1965 (v.61) pg. 120

An electronic controller for slide projectors. Controls on and off of a projector only when a slide is needed. Provides a fade-in/fade-out feature for smoother presentations.
MODERN ELECTRONICS [2] May 1990 (v.7#5) pg. 36
Correction MODERN ELECTRONICS [2] Aug 1990 (v.7#8) pg. 82

How some popular projector lenses compare for center and edge sharpness and techniques for testing your own slide projector lenses.
MODERN PHOTOGRAPHY Jun 1971 (v.35#6) pg. 92

How to test your slide projector for brightness of the lamp.
MODERN PHOTOGRAPHY Nov 1975 (v.39#11) pg. 82

Optimizing the performance of any image projection system. Advice on determining image luminances and sources of excessive glare and ambient light so that useful light can be maximized and extraneous light either eliminated or minimized. The procedures are applied to a 35mm slide projector and beaded projection screen.
PHOTO ELECTRONIC IMAGING Mar 1997 (v.40#3) pg. 48

How to install a 110 slide projector, sound-slide cassette synchronizer and viewing screen inside a standard attache case. Also tells how to make 110 size slides with a regular 35mm camera and gives plans for a special punch to punch out the film.
PHOTO METHODS FOR INDUSTRY Jan 1974 (v.17#1) pg. 32

Guide to medium format cameras, lenses, film, projectors, and shooting techniques.
PHOTOGRAPHIC Aug 1983 (v.12#4) pg. 27

Improve your slide shows by using 2 projectors and a dissolve/programmer. Tips on their use and a buyer's guide to dissolve/programmers.
PHOTOGRAPHIC Nov 1984 (v.13#7) pg. 48

Sound/slide controller. Special controller allows a continuous-loop tape recorder to control a Kodak Carousel slide projector and to skip over any blank slide-slots as the slide show starts over at the beginning. Eliminates the need for multiple sets of slides and multiple copies of the dialog.
PHOTOMETHODS Apr 1977 (v.20#4) pg. 41

Choosing and using overhead projectors. Includes a thermal test pattern to test for thermal compatibility between an overhead projector and the materials and processes used to make the transparencies.
PHOTOMETHODS Feb 1979 (v.22#2) pg. 25

Tips on selecting lens, heat filters, and lamps for multi-image projection systems so that the multiple images on the screen will all have the same color-match.
PHOTOMETHODS Nov 1981 (v.24#11) pg. 9

Install an LED in the remote-control unit of a slide projector so you can tell when the projector is turned on.
PHOTOMETHODS Jan 1982 (v.25#1) pg. 50

Tips on projector focus.
PHOTOMETHODS Aug 1984 (v.27#8) pg. 8

Using additive color slides to align multiple projectors for multi-image presentations.
PHOTOMETHODS Aug 1985 (v.28#8) pg. 14

"Relaxatrol", a variable timer converts push-button slide projectors to fully automatic operation.
POPULAR ELECTRONICS [1] Dec 1966 (v.25#6) pg. 55

Slide/tape synchronizer controls a slide projector with a signal from a tape recorder. This simplified circuit eliminates some expensive components. Est. cost: $5.
POPULAR ELECTRONICS [1] Nov 1973 (v.4#5) pg. 71

Build this 35mm slide syncer. Advance your slides using a signal from a tape recorder which also contains the dialog and/or background music for a slide show. This device plugs between the recorder and the projector.
POPULAR ELECTRONICS [1] Nov 1976 (v.10#5) pg. 74

Slide-show timer can be set to change frames at intervals that can be varied from 5 to 30 seconds. A relay operates the slide-change mechanism.
POPULAR ELECTRONICS [2] Apr 1989 (v.6#4) pg. 26

Slide timer circuit permits you to record commentary and/or music on one track of a tape and put the beeps that change the slides on another track.
POPULAR ELECTRONICS [2] Sep 1989 (v.6#9) pg. 22

Slide-presentation manager. This device interfaces one track of a stereo tape recorder with two Kodak Carousel projectors for control of the projectors, while synchronizing slide changes with the narrative (audio) recorded on the other track.
POPULAR ELECTRONICS [2] Jul 1993 (v.10#7) pg. 61

A $7 slide projector.
POPULAR MECHANICS Sep 1964 (v.122#3) pg. 180

Overhead projector you build from a kit of electrical and optical parts and some scrap lumber. Est. cost: $28.
POPULAR MECHANICS Mar 1972 (v.137#3) pg. 115

Tips on adding a slide synchronizer to a tape deck and slide projector.
POPULAR MECHANICS Nov 1972 (v.138#5) pg. 126

Dissolve control provides automatic cross-fading of two slide projectors. Do not need to be the same make or model of projector. Est. cost: $20.
POPULAR MECHANICS Mar 1974 (v.141#3) pg. 120

How to keep slides from buckling out of focus in the projector.
POPULAR PHOTOGRAPHY Aug 1966 (v.59#2) pg. 70

How to choose a slide projector.
POPULAR PHOTOGRAPHY Jan 1971 (v.68#1) pg. 104

Proper slide-projection techniques and tips are listed.
POPULAR PHOTOGRAPHY Jul 1981 (v.88#7) pg. 6

Try projection. Secrets of choosing the right slide projector, lens and screen.
POPULAR PHOTOGRAPHY Oct 1990 (v.97#10) pg. 38

Automatic sequencer for your slide projector uses a signal from a tape recorder to advance the slides.
POPULAR SCIENCE Jun 1973 (v.202#6) pg. 117

Installing a thermister into the lamp circuit of a slide or movie projector will reduce the current drawn when first switched on, thus reducing the chance of the bulb being blown out by an overload.
POPULAR SCIENCE Nov 1976 (v.209#5) pg. 178

Universal tape-slide synchronizer. Solid-state, electromechanical device which automatically actuates a slide-changer mechanism on receiving a signal from a stereo tape recorder. Est. cost: $14.
RADIO-TV EXPERIMENTER Feb-Mar 1967 (v.22#1) pg. 77

Tips on selecting a slide projector.
SCIENCE & MECHANICS Aug 1972 (v.43#8) pg. 64