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Old July 9th, 2009, 08:20 AM   #1
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I just got a used VX2100 off e-bay and the guy who sold it said the Cam was never used to record to tape. (that's what he said) He always used it as a video feed to a firestore. My question is should I clean the heads first before using trying to record something?
The camera was brought from B&H in Feb of 2006

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Old July 10th, 2009, 10:27 AM   #2
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No harm in using a head cleaner - no harm at all. Read the instructions on the box first.
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Old July 10th, 2009, 10:47 AM   #3
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Definitely you should run the head cleaner.
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Old July 11th, 2009, 10:16 AM   #4
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Thanks Tom, Chris

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