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Old January 29th, 2004, 03:16 PM   #1
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XM2 (GL2) new tapes question

Hi,

Taken the plunge and bought a second-hand XM2 (GL2). The previous owner states that he has used only 2 Fuji films prior to selling it.

I plan to use (and stick with) Panasonic High Quality tapes - after all the stories I've heard, should I run a head cleaner through my XM2 now or leave it?

Paul.
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Old January 29th, 2004, 05:49 PM   #2
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Run a cleaner through---5 seconds or so. Check out some of the tape links I've posted here:

http://www.dvfreak.com/tape.htm
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