Having problems with your Digital Cameras ?

Hi there, i have an old sony handycam TRV24E which uses the 8mm video cassettes. The camera itself is no good and all i want is to eject a cassette manually thats stuck inside the camcorder.Oh also it has no housing on the camera where the cassette sits as i broke it off in frustration.Can you help me at all please? Regards Troy


Answers :

Please remove all screws at bottom and sides of camcorder to apart its cabinet, front cabinet section that has mic and battery holder at rear side.
Once cabinet is removed, you will get cassette mechanism, below image shows a flexible wire needs to be removed from circuit board that comes from mechanism.
Apply 5 volt DC to loading motor terminals (marked with red circles) to unload stuck cassette, upon complete unloading, tape compartment will be opened, take out cassette that you need.
Please see below image that will help you.
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