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RE: Screen Flicker Test

From: John Colby <John.Colby@uce.ac.uk>
Date: Tue, 1 Mar 2005 18:45:06 -0000
Message-ID: <107DE25EC0216C45AEF670016024245F0681C640@exchangea.staff.uce.ac.uk>
To: "Lubow Scott" <lubow_scott@bah.com>, <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>
The only Flicker meter I've found is a mains voltage monitor - not very


The only thing we can think of is a calibrated strobe lamp that you can
shine on the flickering object and vary the rate of flashes - but it
would need to be calibrated pretty accurately.


Difficult one.




John Colby 

Lecturer, School of Computing and Information

Room F328a, Feeney Building, University of Central England,

Franchise Street, Perry Barr, Birmingham B42 2SU



From: w3c-wai-ig-request@w3.org [mailto:w3c-wai-ig-request@w3.org] On
Behalf Of Lubow Scott
Sent: 01 March 2005 18:26
To: w3c-wai-ig@w3.org
Subject: Screen Flicker Test


Hi All,

Please forgive me if this question has been asked numerous times.  Does
anyone know a way to test an object to determine if it flickers between
2 and 55 Hz?  I saw somewhere that you could use a stop watch but I
can't imagine someone being able to count 55 times in a second.  

Thanks in advance,


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