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Timing a Panasonic AG-1970 VCR

Does anyone have any info how to time this nightmare of a VCR? Or better yet, has anyone ever done one?


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Timing the AG-1970 is best done with a service manual. it has several diagrams in it which show how to time the gears. it may still be available from Panasonic.

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