2011-10-30 17:05:05 UTC
terrible. I have it hooked to a Toshiba 50 inch analog TV from 2000.
I've heard the Pioneer CLD-95 and CLD-97 does not have the smearing
problem, or the smearing is minimal.
I was wondering if the smearing occurs on the DVL-90 and DVL-91, as
they both have the variable Y and C noise reduction like the CLD-99,
but since they were made later on, I thought Pioneer may have fixed
Does anyone out there have a CLD-97 or McIntosh laserdisc player for
sale, and not a ridiculous amount like it goes on E-Bay. I spent
$500.00 on the CLD-99 which had to be repaired three times. The first
was it had crosstalk, then died on me twice.
I also have the Panasonic LX-900, and I find it does not clean up the
picture when the NR is turned on, compared to the CLD-99, but there is
no smearing on the Panasonic. Seems like I can't win in any situation
with the players I have! Maybe my Panasonic needs repair as well?
And I keep hearing not to use the S video output, to use the composite
Any info will be helpful. Thanks.