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now what is the best way to do this?

see at first (since i own a tv tuner card) i was just going to play it from VHS player an input to my tv tuner card and record it. BUT i don't think this is the best way to do this, as there seems to be loss in quality there (the tv tuner card isn't the best, even if i had a higher end one i still think there's got to be a better way).

so i looked in to vhs to dvd converter machines, but a lot of them according to reviews and such, claim they either break down fast, or don't work very well.

so what is the best way to put a VHS tape on a DVD to be played on a DVD player?
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If you have composite out on the vcr just use the tuner card or get a card that can do composite instead of just the ntsc tuner. It would be a better investment than the vhs to DVD machine
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If you have composite out on the vcr just use the tuner card or get a card that can do composite instead of just the ntsc tuner. It would be a better investment than the vhs to DVD machine
yeah that's what i was using
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