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Camcorder is DEAD, need to get the tape out!

This Canon ES10V is completely dead, won't power with a cord or battery, and one of my tapes is still inside. I need a way, schematic or illustration, to get the cassette out manually. I have already removed the tape door and everything is exposed, I just don't know what to do next to get the tape to pop out. The camera means nothing to me, I just want the tape inside so I will take whatever action needed, just need some direction.

Again, the camcorder is DEAD, WILL NOT POWER UP BY ANY MEANS, need to MANUALLY remove the cassette.

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  • kim747 Jun 23, 2008

    Again, I need a schematic or illustration from someone who can help, I'm not good at guessing at what I need to do.


    Thanks

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Most cameras of this type have a series of cogs inside that u can manualy turn by hand or by using a small screw driver,wich will inturn open casset mechanism you need to have a good look and you will suss it out i have done this many times with camcorders dvd players and vcrs, take care andy hope this helps

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