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GENERAL INFORMATION This 4-head video recorder has easy SHOWVIEW programming just by entering a code from your TV magazine, plus convenient editing with a jog/shuttle Remote, Control, Synchro Edit, front A/V connections and audio dubbing. . SHOWVIEW . Jog/shuttle Remote Control . A/V Front connectors . Synchro edit . Shuttle on the set . Perfect still picture . Slow, super slow and double fine slow replay modes . Studio picture control . Studio tracking system . Laser-cut video heads . PDC for 03, /13 . VPS for 03, /13 . Direct record . Parallel programming . Easy Link Video digital TV/VCR interface . Follow TV . Remote Control with LCD display RECEPTION/TRANSMISSION Tuning system : PLL Direct record : analog Follow TV : Analog Number of presets : 99 Sound system : Mono Backup of presets : 1 year TV System : PAL-B/G Modulator switch (PAL only) Modulator: PAL G Attenuator . Manual search . Autostore with preset allocation . Memorized offset . Channel/Frequency entry . Tuner only mode . Hyperband . Cable tuner including S-channels VIDEO TAPE DECK Video Longplay : Pal (h): 8 Winding time : 95 sec (E180) Eject to play : 3.7 sec Fast : +2, -3 Lasered video heads : 4 Linear tape counter; : time used/left Play : +1 Reverse play : -1 Scan : +9, -9 Slow motion : +1/7, -1/7 +1/10, 1/12, -1/10, 1/14 Stop to play : 0.4 sec Super slow motion : +1/24, -1/24 TURBO DRIVE Swingsearch DECK . Head cleaner . Automatic tape length recognition . VISS next/previous index search . Perfect still . Double fine slow . Field advance VIDEO/PICTURE Edge Noise canceller HQ+ : >240 lines . Studio Picture Control . Studio Tracking system . Assemble OPERATION/CONTROLS 16 to 9 via SCART : pin 8 Dig. interface TV-VCR : EASY LINK Languages : GB,D,NL,I,E,F,S,DK,SF,PT,N Number of events : 6 Auto eject at tape end : after record Auto rewind at tape end : after play Remote Control : /03 RT550/412 /39 RT550/442 Backup : Clock (hours/0.x minutes): 168 cal/events (hours/0.xmi) : 168 . Parallel Programming . Daily/weekly . SHOWVIEW . VPS . Satellite-record-prepared mode (from SCART 2) . Automatic transmitter identification TEXT: . Audio dubbing . Synchro Edit CONNECTIONS . Antenna connector - Audio in: cinch (front) - Video in: cinch (front) . 2 Scart connectors . SCART 1: standard spec. . SCART 2: canal+, RGB loopthrough . Synchroedit: 2.5 mm (front) . Mains connector MISCELLANEOUS VCR system : VHS-HQ Accessories : . Mains cable . Batteries for remote . SCART cable for EASY LINK . Antenna cable . Instruction manual . IFU-languages: 3 . Clock set to default . RAM cleared Dimensions (wxdxh) : (incl. feet): 380x320x86 mm Display : Type of display : FTD10 Number of alphanum. characters: 15 Standard display colour : 3 Mains frequency : 50 Hz Mains voltage : 230 V Max. net weight : 4.6 kg Power consumption : operating: 15 W stand-by : 4 W (/03 only) Standard MONO VCR : 1995 Styling : Front : Philips 400 SH (3) Feet Shuttle : on front Typename: on front FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS Available tape speeds. Two tape speeds are available: * SP= Standard play * LP= Long play (= half of SP speed) Note: In NTSC, there is no LP, but EP (EP= Extended Play = one third of SP speed). Exception: in Paolina sets (VRX6X), NTSC LP is possible. How to clean video-heads Push "tracking" button for 10 seconds Reduced back-up time Only for VR252/03L,VR257/03,VR258/03,VR358/03,VR457/03, VR459/03 Environment laws stipulate that batteries, not-removable by customers, cannot be used anymore in sets. From production code WD10 onwards the battery is replaced by a "GOLDCAP". As a consequence, the back-up time is reduced from 7 days to 7 hours. Service option 'D' becomes 16 (DEC) or 10 (HEX) Reduced back-up time For VR252/03, VR257/03, VR258/03, VR358/03, VR457/03, VR459/03 Environment laws stipulate that batteries, not-removable by customers, cannot be used anymore in sets. From production code WD10 onwards the battery is replaced by a "GOLDCAP". As a consequence, the back-up time is reduced from 7 days to 7 hours. Service option 'D' becomes 16 (DEC) or 10 (HEX) Codenumber 'GOLDCAP' is 4822 124 80238 R3998 becomes 0 Ohm; diode 6998 is deleted.
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