The profileration of home video and accompanying advances in camcorders translates into a need for a reliable,technician-level repair gudie. This popular,bestselling manual is completely updated to account for recent developments. In addition,flowcharts are added throughout this information-packed,well-illustrated guide. Electronics guru Homer Davidson provides practical,hands-on troubleshooting and repair techniques,covering such topics as control systems; video,servo,motor,and audio cirucits; mechanical tape operation; parts removal and replacement; and mechanical adjustments.
Table of ContentsIntroduction.Camcorder and Videocassette Formats. Tips and Techniques. The Camera Sections. Video Circuits. Control Systems. Trouble Detection and Servo Circuits. Motor Circuits. Audio Circuits. Mechanical Tape Operation. Remove and Replace. Mechanical Adjustments I. Mechanical Adjustments II. Troubleshooting the Camcorder. Power Supplies.