Having problems with your Digital Cameras ?
I have a 1989 Video 8 handycam Product # CCD-F45 SONY
it have corrupted interior mirco chips. I had it repaired locally for temporary use. It have stopped focusing so when I turn on the camera it has wavy lines and I can not use my valuable super 8 tapes I have taken over many years. Can you make any suggestions like an attachment Consquently I can not see my valuable tapes. Or is there a separate unit I can
attach to my present camera.
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I have a 1989 Video 8 handycam Product # CCD-F45 SONY it have corrupted interior mirco chips. I had it repaired locally for temporary use. It have stopped focusing so when I turn on the camera it has wavy lines and I can not use my valuable super 8 tapes I have taken over many years. Can you make any suggestions like an attachment Consquently I can not see my valuable tapes. Or is there a separate unit I can attach to my present camera.
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