[Tig] Ampex VR650

Nils LindPetersen nils.lp91 at gmail.com
Mon Jan 12 22:34:22 GMT 2015


hi Jeff
I'm also to young to know this machine, but the VR650 can very well  be the
50fps version,
this picture shows a sample of  a german VR650 looking slightly better than
the one belonging  to my museum
http://www.technikum29.de/shared/photos/kommunikationstechnik/ampex.vr650.jpg
Nils


2015-01-12 23:18 GMT+01:00 Jeff Kreines - Mindspring <
jeffkreines at mindspring.com>:

> Isn’t it a VR-660?  Or was the European model numbered differently?  It’s
> cousin, the VR1500, was the first VTR I used, but I was in 6th grade and
> wasn’t allowed to open it up and work on it!
>
> Good luck!
>
> Jeff Kreines
> Kinetta
>
> > On Jan 12, 2015, at 4:02 PM, Nils LindPetersen via Tig <tig at colorist.org>
> wrote:
> >
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> > Hi all
> >
> > this is maybe off topic, but
> > I am looking for dokumentation in my attempt to get an about 1965 helical
> > 2" Ampex VR650 to function.
> > Servo is kind of working in forward and with a gentle push on take-up
> reel
> > also in rewind, but so far no video out,
> > (I want to trace for RF from the heads?)
> > Perhaps Ted Langdell or someone on the quad-tape list can help?
> >
> > happy new year to everyone on this estemed list
> > from
> > Nils Lind Petersen
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> >
> > now working voluntary at http://www.drmuseum.dk/35241914
> > (sorry only danish spoken and written on the pages, though you might like
> > the video)
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