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Back on track with Betamax transfers

What goes around comes around – our latest acquisition is another Sanyo Betamax VCR Remember the battle that took place between the two big rival home video formats in the early 80s? Matsushita’s VHS (Panasonic and JVC) took on Sony’s … Continue reading

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Preserving a precious wedding video on DVD

The lady was desperate. The VHS video containing rare clips of her late husband and daughter wasn’t playing properly. Could we help? It’s not an unusual problem, but you have to sympathise with the client. The big problem with ageing … Continue reading

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Flashback to 1974 – early VCRs

Luxury items: Early Sony Betamax and JVC VHS VCRs In the mid 1970s, the new consumer video cassette recorders (VCRs) were just being introduced and the ownership of such a device in the home was seen as a real status … Continue reading

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Customers love our quality!

November has seen an upsurge in the number of people bringing their precious home video to us on VHS tapes with a request to preserve them on high-quality DVD discs. Continue reading

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