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Re: DAT Care
« Reply #15 on: October 26, 2004, 09:45:08 PM »
nah, sending your deck into prodigital isnt 400 dollars unless something HUGE is wrong :)
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Re: DAT Care
« Reply #16 on: October 26, 2004, 10:42:48 PM »
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Re: DAT Care
« Reply #17 on: October 27, 2004, 12:51:53 PM »
thanks 'TenaciousJ' for those links on where to get dry dat head cleaning tapes.
I'm sure that somewhere on the web I could find a step by step on how to manually clean the heads for my dat recorder, and if all else fails when i start to notice any errors on my tapes i could send it in then. On there website ProDigital say's that there is a normal service and diagnosis fee, if the machine is beyond repair they will wave the fee. It seems that worst case senario could cost me up to $400.
(i paid less for my dat) but they also sell used refurbished units for around the same price.
has anyone taken there Sony PCM-M1 apart to clean the heads? is this a hard task or is it better to try without removing the cassette door?

thanks again for all the help here guy's


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