instruction manual: Put the video cassette into the Video Cassette Recorder

american person: put the cassette into the V. C. R. got it

british person: put the Video in the Video. got it


in Britain, mainland Europe and the Commonwealth (basically all PAL countries), VCR was a distinct format (and damn expensive - a recorder cost as much as a reasonable used car back in the day) with only 1 hour recording time (some schools did get these in the 1970s)

This equipment wasn't sold in NTSC countries as it didn't work well over there..

@jk 🎶 put the tape in the VCR and wind it all up 🎶

Sign in to participate in the conversation

Server run by the main developers of the project 🐘 It is not focused on any particular niche interest - everyone is welcome as long as you follow our code of conduct!