The Countdown to Maker Faire Bay Area is On!


Modify an old SE into a computer monitor

Computers & Mobile Technology
Modify an old SE into a computer monitor

This mod tutorial shows you how to convert and old Macintosh SE into a monitor for your current Mac or PC. Paint the whole thing black, as the author did, and you’ve got a pretty stylin’ piece of tech schwag to impress your friends with.

Project Mac SE Monitor Mod

4 thoughts on “Modify an old SE into a computer monitor

  1. says:

    My oldest project on MAKE:!

    She does ‘run’ Ubuntu Hardy Heron now btw.

  2. Shelby Davis says:

    If you were to find a supply of 9″ LCD monitors, it would fit better, and use up less power. I bet you could even put a Mac Mini in there and run Mac OS X

Comments are closed.

Discuss this article with the rest of the community on our Discord server!
Maker Faire Bay Area 2023 - Mare Island, CA

Escape to an island of imagination + innovation as Maker Faire Bay Area returns for its 15th iteration!

Buy Tickets today! SAVE 15% and lock-in your preferred date(s).