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80 minute tape problems

\015 When I put a 80 minute tape in my vx2100 I get blockies in the first few minutes. This didn't always happen. When I use 60 minute tapes there are no problems. What changed? Is the transport starting to wear?\015

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Try cleaning the video heads in the camera. You can buy a head cleaner tape which I'm not a big fan of, or, use a Q-tip and rubbing alcohol on the video drum (delicately and just barely damped).
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