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Cannon camcorder UC5 8mm.. Play back and recording poor,

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Cannon camcorder UC5 Hi 8mm.. Play back and recording poor, frame jumps and picture is snowy, have tried a dry head tape cleaner with no improvement
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Is this happening on new taps as well Barrie?
Customer: replied 2 years ago.

have not tried new tapes

ok, it can be the quality of the taps which are known to deteriorate over time so I would like to remove this as the cause.
Try a different (new) tape and tell me if you still get the problem please.
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