Pal Receivers

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Color Television - Adoption - Europe
... implementations, the Germans unveiled PAL (phase alternating line) in 1963, technically similar to NTSC but borrowing some ideas from SECAM ... The first full-specification PAL receivers ("PAL-D") relied on a precision ultrasonic glass delay line, which in the early days was estimated would make ... PAL stood for Phase Alternated Line ...

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