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Forum: Videography: Cameras, TVs and Players 02-19-2019, 08:42 PM
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Posted By Tester
No, DV output was disabled (at the hardware...

No, DV output was disabled (at the hardware level, apparently) on PAL D-VHS machines.
Forum: Video Hardware Repair 10-04-2018, 03:21 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 872
Posted By Tester
In that case, from my own experience: +1 to what...

In that case, from my own experience: +1 to what Lordsmuff (and Quasipal, implicitly) said keep hunting.
Forum: Video Hardware Repair 10-03-2018, 04:42 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 872
Posted By Tester
A word of caution: as has been well documented...

A word of caution: as has been well documented elsewhere (http://www.thevintageknob.org/VIDEO/VR20D/VR20D.html)...


I know this is all so true, being the owner of several of these machines (both...
Forum: Videography: Cameras, TVs and Players 08-12-2018, 04:35 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,214
Posted By Tester
JIC: That (crucial) warning doesn't (only) apply...

JIC: That (crucial) warning doesn't (only) apply to shuttle/picture search modes, but also to fast winding and rewinding.
Forum: Videography: Cameras, TVs and Players 08-11-2018, 08:00 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,214
Posted By Tester
Good choice. That Philips model is in some...

Good choice.
That Philips model is in some ways a (little) bit better than the JVC it clones: you get the always-on-sight frontal display and a (slightly) less crappy mecha.


Just be aware...
Forum: Videography: Cameras, TVs and Players 08-10-2018, 06:40 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,214
Posted By Tester
Well, that Thomson is SQPB-only... And, to be...

Well, that Thomson is SQPB-only...
And, to be fair, its VHS performance isn't stellar, either. The model clearly focused on D-VHS.

(S-VHS Quasi Playback)
Forum: Videography: Cameras, TVs and Players 08-09-2018, 09:10 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,214
Posted By Tester
PAL D-VHS machines also had the ‘LS3’ speed. But...

PAL D-VHS machines also had the ‘LS3’ speed. But not Firewire output whatsoever (deliberately left out by the manufacturers).

Also — there was a Thomson PAL DVHS model too (the DVH-8090, not a JVC...
Forum: Video Hardware Repair 11-20-2017, 08:08 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 814
Posted By Tester
Take a look at the tape itself. That behaviour...

Take a look at the tape itself.
That behaviour is fairly typical of latter JVC players when the tape edges are damaged (even slightly). In fact, these machines have a tendency to do that damage...
Forum: Capture, Record, Transfer 07-20-2017, 12:26 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,134
Posted By Tester
Whatever :wink2: The point is the OP wasn't...

Whatever :wink2:
The point is the OP wasn't wrong in mentioning 525i for a NTSC S-VHS machine, and wasn't referring mistakenly to PAL.
YOU were wrong "having never heard of 525i".
:laugh:
Forum: Video Hardware Repair 07-20-2017, 11:43 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 467
Posted By Tester
@NJRoadfan → Actually, the SCART interface also...

@NJRoadfan → Actually, the SCART interface also supports S-Video and even component signals (this on latter revisions of the 'standard').

The OP issue does seem a voltage/switching problem. Those...
Forum: Capture, Record, Transfer 07-20-2017, 11:19 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,134
Posted By Tester
Actually, the analogue NTSC standard had (has)...

Actually, the analogue NTSC standard had (has) 525 scanning lines, of which 480 were visible (originally 483 active lines).
Hence the 525i in analogue nomenclature and 480i in digital terms.

The...
Forum: Project Planning, Workflows 02-25-2017, 03:44 AM
Replies: 201
Views: 14,526
Posted By Tester
I'd say it very much depends on each tape and...

I'd say it very much depends on each tape and recording conditions (quality of the original signal/source, amount of noise present on playback, dropouts, etc). Panasonic "Noise filters" do certainly,...
Forum: Project Planning, Workflows 02-25-2017, 02:34 AM
Replies: 201
Views: 14,526
Posted By Tester
In fact, the "EDIT" mode disables all...

In fact, the "EDIT" mode disables all NR/sharpening circuits so it's supposed to give the rawest, purest (as in "straightest-from-the-head") image possible, without added post-processing,
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