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Motorised VHS C Cassette Adapter

Code: VA28F

Motorised VHS C Cassette Adapter is rated 2.1 out of 5 by 8.
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Product details

Motorised VHS C Cassette Adapter

A motorised, battery operated cassette adapter that enables you to view direct from a camcorder cassette. This adapter will accept any VHS-C format compact video cassette tapes for recording or playback and fits into a standard VCR.
Rated 1 out of 5 by from I have had 3 of these recently from my local store and all of them suffered with tapes sticking within them. They were not reliable so I had to return them in the end
Date published: 2014-11-18
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Also experienced same tape sticking problem and had to return adaptor.
Date published: 2014-11-18
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Lasted 10 minutes I purchased this product to watch old VHS tapes, as soon as I put the first tape into the product, something within the mechanism snapped. I had to take the whole thing back to the shop for them to remove the back and remove my precious tape. A terrible product, waste of money and potentially it could have ruined important memories
Date published: 2015-04-07
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Jammed up ! It is jammed inside my VCR unit, and will NOT eject. Anyone fancy taking a VCR apart just to get the Tape Adapter out ??? You are warned !!!
Date published: 2015-06-04
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Poor purchase No instruction included. Will not take Hi8 or MiniDV tapes.
Date published: 2015-04-30
Rated 3 out of 5 by from bought as an accessery for my video camera as the dog had a chew at the camera. quite happy to have replaced lost memorys. not bad wee gadjet for the price,
Date published: 2014-11-18
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Great product It's great that you can still get hold of these as I have a lot of old family footage on VHS C cassettes which I have been unable to view and convert.
Date published: 2016-10-28
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Very satisfied and promt delivery no complaint Very satisfied and promot delivery no complaints happy
Date published: 2017-03-30
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Will 8mm cassette tapes fit this unit

Asked by: Subprint
This adapter will accept any VHS-C format compact video cassette tapes
Answered by: Dale
Date published: 2017-06-02

Dear Sir/Madam, I have TDK 8mm cassette tapes would it be fit to this VHS adaptor? thanks.

Asked by: Asif
Only if it is a VHS C tape. 8mm tapes cannot be adapted to play in a video recorder, they must be played in the host camcorder.
Answered by: Les
Date published: 2017-04-27

The battery operated adapter I want to replace has ared bit of red plastic at the side which goes in when the adapter cover is shut and the tape is picked up. Am I getting the right replacement from you?

Asked by: John 27
Unfortunately we are unable to guarantee full compatibility for this item.
Answered by: Dominic
Date published: 2017-04-25

will this cassette play my camcorder cassettes 8mm hi8 cassettes so I can record them off on to DVD

Asked by: GANDY
VHS-C is not Hi-8 so the answer they're looking for at Maplin is NO.
Answered by: Van Dros
Date published: 2017-03-18

would this cassette adapter play my camcorder cassettes HI8 MP60 so I can record them off onto DVD

Asked by: GANDY
This adapter will accept any VHS-C format compact video cassette tapes
Answered by: Dale
Date published: 2017-02-27

Hi just making sure this is the correct one I've got a Panasonic model NV-V29B serial number FIHC60128 is this compatible 

Asked by: mark
The model number you provided does not reveal any result when searched. Look at the tapes that you wish to use. If they bear the markings VHS-C then they will fit and work in this adaptor, if they say anything other than VHS-C, for example 8mm, Hi-8, Digital-8, Mini-DV then this unit is unsuitable.
Answered by: Les
Date published: 2017-01-31

I have a Panasonic DMR-E75VP DVD Video Recorder (creates a DVD from VHS type tapes).  I found that in my collection I have small video tapes that will require some kind of an adapter to convert to DVD.   What adapter fit my recorder?

Asked by: Howdyloudy
If the tapes are marked as VHS-C then they will fit into this adaptor ... if they are any other kind of tape they have to be played in the host recording device.
Answered by: Les
Date published: 2016-11-02

How does it open.

Asked by: Leonard
This service is for frequently asked questions and does not allow two way communication, In order for us to best assist you with your technical issue please contact us on the details below: 0333 400 9500 or email technical@maplin.co.uk
Answered by: Billy
Date published: 2016-09-16
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VA28F Motorised VHS C Cassette Adapter (1+) £19.99

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