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Old February 23rd, 2010, 05:25 PM   #1
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Tighten a Loose Handle?

I guess my camera is beginning to show its age... The handle of my 200 has developed a small rock to it. It's nothing detrimental now, but I am worried it may get worse. I tightened the few screws around it, but to no avail...

Anyone have any suggestions short of taking it in to the shop?
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Old February 23rd, 2010, 10:03 PM   #2
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Hi Taylor,

In order to tighten the handle the body has to be opened. So, the short answer is that it should be taken into a JVC Professional repair facility or an authorized local servicing dealer. The process shouldn't take too long for someone that has worked on the camcorder previously.

I hope this helps. Best of luck in having the handle tightened.

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Old March 5th, 2010, 05:37 AM   #3
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My handle is getting a little loose also(slight rocking) and the cam comes in at almost 18 lbs fully loaded, is it likely to get worse, or perhaps fall off at some point :)
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