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Beta VCR I Have a beta 4000 VCR that eats my tape evertime I try to play the tape. What can I do to stp this?

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Re: Beta VCR

Open unit clean all rollers that the film touches w/ alcohol pads it will take out all grime,dust do it a couple of times until alcoholcpads are clear no more dirt you can clean video head w/ it too.

Posted on Aug 13, 2009

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Get all the belts changed in it and the pinch roller replaced. All of those decks had real rubber belts plus the lubricants where made from animal fat. It's a wonder it does anything at all but beta is great its the foundation of HDcam and the SR series today and what a beautiful picture.

Posted on Dec 13, 2007

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