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Hi,I want some PAL MII equipment urgently. I'm based in Scotland. If you can help then please get in touch with me as soon as you can with details of the equipment you have. I'm looking for studio vtrs if possible - sensible prices though!
I wanna Buy a Second Hand/New SP BVW-75 Wanna Know from where to get it
Plz help me out i have a BVS3200CP component video switcher,when i perform dissolve operation a vertical shift is coming in video and also a white flash .Can anybody help me to fix this problem??
BVW-65P complete drum assy (brand new & boxed) available £750.Bvw-10p maintenance manual £30, also some BVW boards and spares available.
I am a uvw1400 deck for sale any good place I can list it to sell? any help would be great.
HI !CAN ANYBODY HELP ME FIND BETACAM SP UVW 1800P SPARE PARTSIN BULGARIA OR NEAREST
Greetings...I have repair parts for a BVW-75P VTR. Specifically, I have a new upper drum (A-6762-404-A) and also a new entire drum ass'y (A-8260-638-B). I won't be using either of them and would like to sell. Anyone interrested?
Hello, I am looking to buy a good used Sony D30 or D35 in order to do a spring upgrade of my kit. Also wanted is a PAG AR124 charger & IDX Li-ion NP1 charger. Email me with details
I have a BVW-75P and would like to know how to get vitc timecode out of it. Or how to record one on to tape with out affecting the video. Can anyone please help me?
P.S. I've just ordered a user manual but won't get it for a while, will that tell me how to do it?
I have a Sony Beta tape (NOT Betacam) on which there is about 5 minutes of my wedding, copied in 1978 from my 8mm cine camera. My Beta video player died years ago & I defected to VHS. I would like to copy my wedding onto a VHS tape. Can anyone help me, or direct me somewhere? I know there are commercial transfer companies, but the content/quality of the tape does not justify that sort of spending.
From: "FrancisX Gentile" <[email protected]>
I am about to open up a BVV 5 that I bought on ebay to clean away its glitchy picture and try a few things to waste time and prove I am a dork.1.New line in audio that bypasses micpreamp and bogus "line" attenuator2.Adjust the AFM pots so it has the same headroom "0vu" as the line tracks3.Optimize battery warning shut off levels4.some kind of playback tap5.Yuvsync outs
1.there are test points and a Pcboard to pcboard jumper point that make the line in pretty easy it seems. One test specs is at at 4db for a mic in at -30 tone, a -5db spec for a 4db tone input with line attenuator. The mackie outs are 0 and +4 so one of them should be bout right.(page 10-3 in manual) If 4db is 1.23 volts rms? could the preamps tolerate having that crammed backwards into them or must a cut off switch be included, it would be so much easier to hook onto test points TP102/202 and leave it at that.(why? you ask,I have recorded mixer straight to a edit deck and compared it with mixer to camera, camera blatantly worse) 2.Sony apparently messed up the AFM OVU so a magazine guru says practice is "10VU". If the camera were tweaked to 0vu mackie levels it would be easier to use the AFM as at least back up tracks as most of us have only UVW decks. I have no experience here and would have to run load to distortion tests and backoff 16 to 24db on the pots to match O on the mackie.3. Page 8-2, and page 1-4 deal with it and I am not sure what to do there.4. I guess a phono plug hangin out or holed into the viewfinder would get a black and white playback picture.go ahead, laugh at me.5. Bunch of bncs on skinny coax hangin out betweenthe camera and the dockable that send YUVsync out. I say this in the cameras at House of blues some years ago, the cameras decks were rolling at the same time the liveswitching was going on. might not want them clattering about in the field, wonder if it could be optional
FrancisX GentileLos Angeles, CA USA
Is somebody interesting in new unused Ampex DIgital Betacam ?39 x DBC-D64L, 40x DBC-D94L and 20x DBC-124Lcall 0032 15 64 00 04
Also avaiable new 456-G7G111
And 70x Ampex Betacam 398-BC20A
Hello,I need to store some camera masters in house. Does anyone have a suggestion as to where I might be able to purchase a cabinet suitable for this. It would need to be fire proof and the shelves would have to be tall enough to accomodate Beta SP T-60.
Hi! I'm looking for VERY-VERY inexpensive second-handed BetacamSP (PAL)recorder. AMPEX, Thompson and BTS machines are more preferable because they are cheaper. E-mail me your offer with tech info (please include counters readings of your machine).Thanks in advance!Leoneed
Hi, does anybody have any 60 or 90 minute D2 tapes they no longer require, used once peferably. Also i am after an line ouput transformer for an old Ikegami TM-1415, although i think a transformer from later models would also work as they kept the same design. Thanks.
Looking into purchasing a BVW-D75PS but can find no literature on it here on the BetaCamPAL site. I believe that it is a BetaSP deck for PAL but has the option of outputting or inputting via serial digital and aes/ebu digital audio signals. Basically, a glorified BetaSP with a digital I/O. Does anyone have experience with this deck to give me some feedback (pros, cons, problems, etc...) Any advice would be greatly appreciated.
never having done this I hope someone can assist.
Using Digidesign ProTools I have mixed audio for layback to a Sony UVW1800P (PAL Beta). The video must remain intact.
How do I record *only* the audio ? (that is, arm the stereo audio tracks for recording only and leave the video untouched).
Is there a way to do this from the front panel of the Betacam machine ? Do I need software in ProTools in order to do this (I have installed the Machine Control option but as yet haven't seen any options to arm only the audio tracks for recording).
Would most appreciate any advice by email.RegardsPeter
Looking for a SL-C30E 's remote control.
Can anyone help me at the manuals (or copies) of the following Sony equipment? I'm willing to pay for it.Sony Betacam Camera's BVP-3/3A/30Sony Camera Adapters CA-30/CA-50/CVA-5Sony Portable Player/Recorder BVW-25Sony Playback Adapter VA-500Sony Camera Control Units CCU-300/CCU-1820
Would be much gratefull.
I need to buy a vtr betacam Uvw-1800 Do you Know were I can find it, also haw much?Thank you.
Hello... I am looking for a second hand SONY UVW-1800P in good operating condition.Any ideas?ThanksNazer
Hello Betacam World! I have a customer here in the USA looking for preowned SONY UVW-1800P in good operating condition. Also looking for TEKTRONIX 1751 Combo waveform/Vector in PAL Need low price w/ delivery in NY...........Please provide total cost... Happy New YearThank You Charlie Coelho
Hi, I'm after Beta SP / U-Matic / VHS machines (preferably working) and Tapes of any format, or any other bits that you longer have any use for, let me know what you have with suggested asking price.
Looking for anyone with insight into old BTS LDK9/10 cameras. What to look out for? How difficult are they to set up? etc.Looking at purchasing 2nd hand set of 5 complete units for college studio use.
I think you are worrying too much about lossy vs lossless video.
Certainly in the UK, high-end stuff is usually Digi Beta (and this is 4:2:2 and compressed at x 2:1). I have seen footage from DVCam and DVCPRO (5:1) and the pictures can look far better than most BetaSP's.It is important to make the distinction between "pro-sumer" and broadcast DV cameras. As DVCam cameras like the DSR500, use professional lenses and to all intents and purposes - are broadcast cameras.
I'm not biased either, because I actually own BetaSP, although I work with a variety.
I'm not sure if you want to buy new or used, but getting an analogue camera (which almost certainly means BetaSP), for under 3000 dollars is gonna be difficult. Digital technology is usually cheaper because of lower cost of components. They also maintain better, and have better head life (usually!). For example (in the UK), a BVW400AP would have cost you about UK£40k, a DVW790WSP (Digi Beta) about UK£30-35k. Not only is the DVW digital, it has better resolution and is widescreen switchable.
Now OK, these prices are out of your ballpark, and I quote them as an example. All you are going to get for the money you want to spend is either a new DVCAM, or a used BVW300.
Hope this helps.Jon
Hi can anyone tell me why a tape i have playing in a betacam uvw-1800p is playing back slowly. is there a playback rate control?or is it wrong format tape.
Hi ,I have beta BVW-200P . It is working fine playback record... Just giving warning continuously..( servo).. I don't have mannual.. Anyone faced same kinda problem.? Please let me know.. Or just let me know some links.. for bvw 200p.Regards
BetaSP Camcorder, only 100 hrs on heads, pag batts and full kit, mail if interested.
WE ARE LOOKING FOR A USED SONY DVR-28P TO PURCHASE IN THE US. IF YOU HAVE PLEASE CONTACT ME. THIS MESSAGE DATED 12/14/2001
im in the process of buying a pro video camera. I was wondering if anyone could help me pick one. I dont care if its analog. I would actually prefere it since DV is lossy and becuase i think i could probably get an analog camera used easier and cheaper than a digital.
the camera must produce a high resolution. Im not sure of what is really great for resolution but i guess about 700 lines is about right. MiniDV is about 530.
The camera must be 3ccd and not wiegh over 12lbs. Also the media must be easily obtainable.
For a camera like this i know that 0 -3000 dollars isnt much but i think that an analog camera used should be possible right?
Im getting analog because all 0 -3000 dollar digital cameras basically are not worth the money (unless u can prove me wrong?)I do digital editing though so there has to be some way to put it on my computer. I have a lossless video capture system so i need to know, what resolution does the s-video cord support? maybe there is another i need to connect to this?
Thanx so much
Hioke this is stupid but hoping for an answer, somebody was to sell my favo movie on tape but says that it is a VHS pal video and that should check or my vcr can play that. i have been looking all over the net, but i cant find what that pal thing would be or the qaulifaction my vcr should have to play it.could somebody help me PLEASE , just a little information is all i need
Sony BVW-65P available, TBC-8 but very low head hours and good condition, £1750. (London)
Sony DXC 637 with PVV-3 dockable recorder, Sony BVW-35P Betacamn SPportable recorder-playerwww.gm.co.yu
I am looking for a power supply block for a BVU800. Apparently Sony does not stock the part anymore.Does anyone know where I can purchase parts for 3/4" machines in the U.S.?Thanks
i have a vantage monochrome video camera (cm520) and the wires have come out ov the plug from the iris/lens.... there is 4 pins and 4 wires can any one help me with reconecting them ?? ie which wire goes to wot pin ??? thanx Gary
Hello,I have a Sachtler Video 18 Plus fluid head with carbon fiber tripod, spreader and carrying bag for sale. It's in excellent condition and is being sold for 1/2 retail price. Check the details on my website.http://www.bright.net/~jmhoying/sachtler2.htmJack HoyingFort Loramie, Ohio(937) 295-2143
Where can I go in NYC to get a Sony UVW 1800 Beta SP repaired?
Greating from India please anyone let me know the price of 2nd betacam UVW100pk is it worth to by UVW100 Pk
I am looking for a battery pack for a JVC BY110 3 tube camera or similar.Battry model number is DC-C11,thanks. Timbo.
Hi All,Got a problem with one of my bvw40s, no video o/put. The fault is on the Luma board, in the area of the SP piggyback pcb. Does anyone have any info on the SP mod kit???, or has anyone had a similar fault??
Would like to buy inexpensive compact Betacam SP recorder/player in good working condition.
Buying BETECAM SP BVV-70Por BVV-75P. (Pal!)
We have a few things for sale like:DSR/500WSP with canon lensDSR/50P portable DVCAM rec, DemoDSR/300PKDFS/500P full optionPVV/1PUVW/1600POB VAN with DXC/D35 6pcsetc.
We have just acquired an ex BBC OB van ( 4 cameras )and spending a little money on it. Anyone know wwhere I can find the wiring info to make up some multicore cables to run from the camera adaptor ( ca537 ) to the ccu ( CCU M5ap )
I would also be willing to buy V-E-R-Y old or INEXPENSIVE Betacam SP equipment, if it can fit in my budget. I am looking for a camcorder, VTR, and portable VTR. They don't have to be from the 90s. However, it must be a camcorder. Max. Cost on camcorder has to be $4,500.
Looking for Betacam (Non SP) Equipment. For Cheap. Mostly Dockable-ed Camcorders w/LENSES (Preferably Fujinon, Canon Okay) and batteries, along with VTRs and portable VTRs. Please contact Via E-Mail only. Does NOT Have to be in great condition. Must only work. Please realize I have little money.
FOR SALE Odetics commercial playback systems TCS-2000 (BETACAM SP) JUST BEEN REPLACED IN PERFECT WORKING CONDITION ALSO ROBOT PARTS. IDEAL FOR BROADCAST TELEVISION STATION WANTING TO REPLACE THEIR OLD AMPEX SETUP. BETACAMS ARE PAL UNITS (THIS ODETICS CART MICHINE HAS NOT BEEN IN STORAGE.
I'd like to buy Sony Betacam SP reorder. Both new and second hand offers are welcommed via e-mail.
hi every one , i would like to buy a Sony DXC537 with PVV1 recorder and lense (PAL) only
Does anyone have used NP1 batteries for sale?Or does anyone know where to get them used or new, preferrably in the Netherlands.
Need help doing a window dub from UVW1800 to VHS can't seem to get it to display.
URGENT. i need some MII gear (pal) mostlt stuio vtrs, if any one can help please email me.thanksmark
Hello there I hope same one can hel me with my pvw2800sp, what is happining whit the vtr is at random on ch1 the audio start to distort only on ply back, but not when you rec from it. If I ply the tape in to another machine the audio on ch1 is good, realy what I am looking for is were can I by the maintenance manual.
Greetings from Sri Lanka
I am looking to buy a used Sony Betacam Recorder. Can arrange to have it picked up from Singapore or India also.
Hi, I would like to search for a RS323 to RS422 converter/adaptor/coable that able to work fine for my Sony Betacam SP UVW1800P so Iam able to control from my PC in my NLE software. Pls help me for the information where to buy/get it. Thank's
I have just inherited nearly 4000 Betacam tapes of various lengths, I really don't have much use for them, so is anyone interested in buying them?
FOR SALE Odetics commercial playback systems TCS-2000 (BETACAM SP) JUST BEEN REPLACED IN PERFECT WORKING CONDITION ALSO ROBOT PARTS.IDEAL FOR BROADCAST TELVISION STATION WANTING TO REPLACE THEIR OLD AMPEX SETUP. BETACAMS ARE PAL UNITS (THIS ODETICS CART MICHINE HAS NOT BEEN IN STORAGE.
what is the name of the sony cable needed to work with the sony va-300 or va-500 playback adapter through the uvw-100? ??
CIRCUIT NEEDED: I have a particular need which requires me to interface the zoom socket (8-pin) on a Betacam SP's Fujinon lens into some custom electronics. Does anyone know the pinouts of the 8-pin zoom-demand socket, or (even better) have a circuit to a Fujinon zoom demand control from which I might be able to extract some information to help me design some suitable interface electronics? I'd be happy to share the finished product with anyone else who needs to control the zoom fuction remotely. Thanks.
I´m searching for this used devices: Flexible Cable Unit for VCL-713BX(Servo Zoom and Manual Focus) LO-23?and two 4-inch Monochrome Electronic Viewfinder DXF-40BCE or 5-inch Monochrome Electronic Viewfinder DXF-50BCE anywhere in Europe! Thanks - Richie
Hi. I need to buy a betacam in PAL system. Also, I want a very good offer for a television production car system. Please everybody contact us.Marius
RE: SONY BVW-85P, i think only about 220 of these machines were manufactured and i think it was launched in 1990. The heads i am told are about £700 more than an ordinary 75. The PCM data is recorded in the track space of channel 1 linear audio and there is an additional motor on the transport near the audio stack. As far as compatability goes, there shouldnt be a problem but ch1 audio will be sacrificed if using PCM on a recording. The rf envelope will have to be good, otherwise you may get clicks on the PCM.
I'm looking for a PAL Betacam player (recording is not vital) Any advice on where to buy one secondhand (reconditioned).
Any help would be appreciated.
I´m searching for a well operatingPAL Betacam SP Player (any type).But price should be about $1000,- (that´smy problem)
please mail me if you are able to helpthx
We are selling a SONY BETACAM SP BVW-40 Player/Recorder Engine. Excellent Condition. For more Information contact us via E-Mail
Anyone ever come across a Panasonic M format VTR model AU-300, that uses vhs tapes. Any collectors want to own such a machine?
Hi!I have a Sony Betacam SP 1400 UVW and I need to have a TC output (to connect it to a subtitles preparation unit). I have been said that is possible to do it. If someone has any experience, please send me a mail. Thank you very much. Bye!
hello,how to connect a betacam uvw 1400 and a macintosh G4 in a final cut pro applications? Which connector can i use? Is it possible to control the timecode? Thank you.
I would like to know what is the exact betacam sp resolution (I think it's about 800 x 576 pixels).
Does anyone know something about Sonys BVW-85P (75 with PCM). I have some questions: Could I record on the 85 and playback on any other BetaSP machine? How much would a new upperdrum cost? Does anyone has a picture of these unit? Thanks
Hey what's up all!! I'm doing a research on the Betacam SX and I need some some circuits plans so if anyone knows where to get some on the net, it'll be very much appreciated...
Has LA changed to Winter time yet ?
Hi i am after a cheap DEC-20P card for a BVW-75P. If anyone has one kicking around or in a scrap machine, please get in touch. Thanks.
Heyas! On the bottom of a betacam tape, there's these three little what look like knockouts between the reels and closer to the front of the tape. The three are shaped sort of like a "T" -- a long one in the center and shorter on left and right. I was just curious as to what these are used for. Betacam oxide tapes work great in betamax decks but the latter's tapes don't have these knockouts. See picture w/ scans of both tape bottoms:
howmuch BVW-D75PS upper drum?.......
Hi,I know this is a Betacam site but as it is pro-gear your folk are the people to talk to. I'm looking for PAL MII equipment (VTRs, System boards etc...) so anyone in the UK who has MII gear and wants to find it a nice home. Make me an offer and I'll look into it. If your outside the UK then I'll consider this as well.
Jamesie - Mr MII
Hi - I'm looking around for a cheap second hand PAL betacam deck. Player only required, but a recorder is a possibility. Cheap and in the UK being the main points here...
where i can buy in europe spare parts and service manuals for uvw series
Can anybody tell me how to access the self diagnostics on a bvw-70 or what an Error 90 means?
Second Hand SONY UVW-1600. Description: LOW HR UNIT ,NEW UPPER DRUM. MINT CONDITION$4300 or better offer
Hello,I'm looking for some backup facilities in the Koh Samui area. My crew is leaving next Wednesday (Oct.17.) and will film on the isle of Koh Samui. I'm looking for a rental company that rents PAL betacam SX type of cameras, in case they encounter technical difficulties... can any one give some advice on this ?Thanks a lotGery BessemansProducerThe Television FactoryBelgium
I need to know the serial commands (in binary) required to control the Betacam deck via RS422/RS232 port. Typical commands would be those for STOP and PLAY. I cannot findsuch technical information please help.
I have a Thompson 50p for sale for 6000 uk pounds, and a bvw 75p, tbc12 for 6500 uk pounds. Let me know if anyone is interested.
I was wondering if anyone knows how to set up a Sony BVW-75P Betacam SP to sync with a Protools 24mix rig using a MOTU AV midi timepiece.
I need to record some audio for a friend onto his Beta video, but I obviously want to use a Protools system which is currently available.
Do I need to strip the Beta tape with SMPTE, or is there another way around this, IE using the timecode XLR's in the back of the betaplayer. If so, how would I go about using such a method.
Many thanks for your time,
I am helping a colleague set up a SONY UVW-1600P connected to a PC. Can anybody tell us what the COM port settings should be for the RS-422 connection.
Hi, I have a used BVW-22P to sell. The player is in very good condition and looks like new. It comes with RMM rack mount und cable remote. Price: 3 .200 DEM. P.S. I´m searching for a used BetaSP VTR, BVW, PVW. Please send me any offers!
Does anyone know where I can buy a good second hand Betacam SP Player (PAL) like the UVW-1200? I do not need recording but quality playback.
Hi, just wondering if anyone has a scrap BVW-10P-perhaps with duff heads. Basically i am after a power supply module that sits at the back of the machine. As usual Sony wants megabucks for spare parts.
Hi, anyone has a used BVW 300-P viewfinder's for sale. please email me.thanks
I am looking to purchase any PAL broadcast equipment.ie. VTR's Camcorder's Monitor's Test equipment.I am in the UK so when responding please state where youare from.
9/11/01Is a date that I'm sure will live in the memories of all Americans and rational peace loving people through out the world alike. What has happened here today is so shocking and unbelievable words fail to describe it. Thank you to all of our friends from around the world for your kind words of support and sympathy for the trajedy that our country has suffered today.
Hello, does anybody have any BVW-95P, BVW-96P or BVW-85P that they no longer require or are scrap. I might be interested if the price is right. The BVW-95/96 are side loading betas and seem to be redundent these days due to the advance of server technology. The BVW-85p is basically a 75 but with 2 channels of pcm audio (recorded on the track space of linear channel 1 audio). Only 220 machines were made and replacement heads cost about £1k more than that of a 75.
Note I forgot to include: It's probably in a broadcast series, as it is large, heavy, and has a very big viewfinder.
Mr. Not Real
Tuesday 5th September 2000
12:28 am U.K. ¶
I'm looking for an old non-SP dockable Betacam camcorder from about 1985 or so. It's got a Sony 3CCD Camera head (very nondescript, just regular matte grey), and a large recorder with a horizontal tape loading mechanisim with a glass front with "BETACAM" in all captial letters stenciled onto it.
Sunday 3rd September 2000
9:48 pm U.K. ¶
Zu Verkaufen / JVC KY 17 E ,3 CCD –IT, Kamera mit Sucher,CA Adapter und Stativplatte Optik Canon ,YH 14x7.3 KRS,K12U , 7.3- 102 mmZustand Gut.
JVC KY 17 E ,3 CCD –IT, Kamera mit Sucher ,CA Adapter und Stativplatte Optik Fujinon , HZ 713 13X7 , 7.5- 97 mmZustand Gut .Komplettpreis für beide Kameras: 4500,- DM zuzüglich 16 % Mwst Fotos auf anfrage per E-Mail