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Ruben
Saturday 1st November 2008
10:30 am U.K.

rsvg@yahoo.com

Hello,

Schematics/Service Information of Philips VR2023 for sale.Make a fair offer.

Note: the change notes (chapter 6, some 10 pages are in dutch)

Postage to be paid by buyer.

Best regards, Ruben

Roderick
Saturday 1st November 2008
2:58 am U.K.

rode98476rick21@stage0923safety0293.com

I have just pulled my old N1501 out of storage after 20 years. It powers-up but obviously all the belts have changed into a gooey mess. Can anybody help me with repalcement suggestions and/or instructions? If you want to email me, just remove all the numbers from my email (didn't need any more spam!)Cheers, Roderick

magda cole
Wednesday 29th October 2008
1:09 pm U.K.

magdacole2@yahoo.co.uk

Grundig 2x4 available

Cant remember if its a 2x4 or 2x4 Super ?Was working ok last time it was used 15+ years agoPlus another in unknown condition I got at a radio rally for sparesPlus various tapesPlus the add on remote control receiver (unfortunately lost theactual remote controller)

I'm in the Basingstoke area(would need to be collected)

Anyone interested ?

[also posted on the yahoo V2000 group]

stuart
Sunday 26th October 2008
9:38 pm U.K.

stuart@robodreams.com

Hi,I'm based in Manchester, UK and i'm interested in getting hold of V2000 VCR and tapes. Anything considered provided in good working order and with good picture. Also interested in an early Trinitron TV.Please drop me a line if anything of interest is available.Thanks!

Mike
Saturday 18th October 2008
10:08 pm U.K.

mikebolt5e7@hotmail.com

V2000 cassettes on ebay 60 going cheap if anyone out there is looking for any. Item number: 110299428515

Terry
Wednesday 15th October 2008
4:04 pm U.K.

x70tjw@yahoo.co.uk

I have a fully operational Phillips VR2324 machine (V2000) for sale. It has recently been fully overhauled, and has a new pinch roller and memory battery. I have just finished copying all of my old V2000 tapes on to DVD using this machine. It is a European spec. model with a PAL B/G tuner. It will play all V2000 tapes, but will only record in the UK via the SCART input. This works fine. I can provide photos of the machine by email. Offers please.

I also have a quantity of used V2000 tapes, a mixture of VCC360 and VCC480. These have various old programmes and films taped during the period 1980 - 1987.

SNorman
Tuesday 7th October 2008
11:03 am U.K.

palindromedaris@hotmail.com

This is not a technical question in any way, but I am looking for one or two programs from the eighties - and because these are the video recorders from that time, just maybe someone here can help me. I am looking for the Noel Edmnds Saturday Roadshow from 1988 (sorry, I have no specific date)? Did anyone perhaps record this on their vcc (or VHS or betamax or Umatic etc., I have placed this message on other forums as well)? There was an item on there called "clown court" that I am trying to find. Thanks.

sauronbaggins@yahoo.co.uk
Monday 6th October 2008
4:13 pm U.K.

sauronbaggins@yahoo.co.uk

They said it lost because there wasn't enough adult videos, but that isn't true... hehehe. Nudge nudge.

Daz
Sunday 5th October 2008
6:12 am U.K.

morguemaster@googlemail.com

Hi,

I'm looking for old ex rental V2000 or Betamax movie video tapes for my collection. If you have any that you want to sell, please e-mail me with a list of titles or even photo's. I am interested in single tapes or job lots and i collect all types, family, action, horror, comedy, adult.If there are any other collectors out there, i have many tapes available for trades too so please get in touch. morguemaster@googlemail.com

Steve
Sunday 28th September 2008
4:01 am U.K.

stevengeo47@ukonline.co.uk

Chris

If your VCR only needs new pinch roller, any engineer should be able to fit new one as same as VHS machines. Early Philips VHS models (maybe even later ones) probably used same rollers. I bought VHS parts (rollers and drive belts) for my Grundig V2000 videos and fitted them myself - a while ago but if memory right, roller just pulled off spindle.

Steve

Chris Roberts
Wednesday 24th September 2008
11:01 am U.K.

jrfilmsuk@btinternet.com

I recently bought a Philips VR2424 Video 2000 vcr. Unfortunately it damages tapes during playback. Picture looks good, although wind back and the damage done is clear to see. I'm told it may be due to a Pinch Roller problem.

Anyone recommend a UK based Engineer, still capable of handling the format?

Pete
Tuesday 23rd September 2008
11:18 am U.K.

pete@pououiuoi.com

So, it's http://groups.yahoo.com/group/v2000_vcr/

Steve
Tuesday 23rd September 2008
3:26 am U.K.

stevengeo47@ukonline.co.uk

Get into Yahoo site groups section then you want v2000_vcr

Steve

Pete
Saturday 20th September 2008
9:49 am U.K.

pete@pououiuoi.com

Do you have the URL of that group? I can't seem to find it.

Steve
Friday 19th September 2008
3:29 am U.K.

stevenhan27@hotmail.com

Rob

There is a V2000 group on Yahoo. You might find more info there.

Steve

Rob
Friday 5th September 2008
9:39 pm U.K.

bazmcbride@hotmail.com

Hi, Love the site. especially the V2000 section. I just wonder if anyone can help. I have a Pye (Phillips?) 23VR33 machine, but it does not seem to be listed on the site? There is a 34 so is this it by another name? I am also in the process of transferring V2000 tapes to dvd via lovely Sony MC3 without need for PC. Thing is there is on some tapes a central band of interference across the picture. is there any way of removing the band? Should I try another machine if I can get one? Thanks

Clive
Friday 29th August 2008
7:20 am U.K.

clivesandhurst@hotmail.com

Dear All

I have a Philips VR 2022, remote, original manual and approx 10 tapes. It has been in the attic for the past 20 years. I'm not sure if it works but I can't bear to take it to the rubbish tip.

Is anyone interested in giving it a home or using it for spares? All I need is enough money to cover the postage.

Best regards - Clive

Martin
Saturday 23rd August 2008
8:56 pm U.K.

vcr1500@yahoo.co.uk

V2000 used video cassettes all with old recordings on both sides from UK off air TV some have rare stuff on them, Im selling per box of 50 cassettes for 50 includes free postage within the UK. If you choose to collect then you can have 70 cassettes for 50 . I have over 600 or more left.Also Philips N1501 VCR Video Recorder very rare in good condition needs belts and service 299box of 10 Philips N1500 VC Video cassettes received from Thames area last used 1976/1977 35 plus postage (14)

Martyn Ransom
Sunday 3rd August 2008
10:45 pm U.K.

mcr@mcr111.fsnet.co.uk

Hello all!I bought a Grundig Video 2000 machine in 1982. It came with a add on remote control unit, and it cost me a total of 685. When you consider that I only earnt 65 a week in those days, that was quite a lot of cash! It was a fine machine when it worked, but it did have a few problems with drop-out, etc. Even the tapes were very expensive, with a 8 hour (480)tape setting me back around 24 a time. Madness!It's good to see that the old format is still being talked about. I still have loads of tapes, and 1 machine, (not the original though) this one cost me 25 about 15 years ago. Not sure if it still works. Must try it out one day.I will return to this site soon, but for now, cheerio.

Martyn Ransom
Sunday 3rd August 2008
10:42 pm U.K.

mcr@mcr111.fsnet.co.uk

Hello all!I bought a Grundig Video 2000 machine in 1982. It came with a add on remote control unit, and it cost me a total of 685. When you consider that I only earnt 65 a week in those days, that was quite a lot of cash! It was a fine machine when it worked, but it did have a few problems with drop-out, etc. Even the tapes were very expensive, with a 8 hour (480)tape setting me nack around 24 a time. Madness!It's good to see that the old format is still being talked about. I still have loads of tapes, and 1 machine, (not the original though) this one cost me 25 about 15 years ago. Not sure if it still works. Must try it out one day.I will return to this site soon, but for now, cheerio.

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