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Sony CFS-717S Operating Instructions

Sony redio cassette-corder operating instructions.
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Precautions
On placement/operation
WARNING
Adjusting the audio emphasis
Setting up the system
• Do not leave the player in a location
near heat sources, or in a place subject
On safety/power sources
To prevent fire or shock hazard, do not
(DYNAMIC SOUND SYSTEM)
to direct sunlight, excessive dust or
• Should any solid object or liquid fall
Connecting the Speakers
expose the player to rain or moisture.
mechanical shock.
into the player, unplug the player, and
• Do not place anything within 10 mm of
To avoid electrical shock, do not open
have it checked by qualified personnel
Using the 5 BAND GRAPHIC EQUALIZER
Make sure you turn off the power before making connections.
the side of the cabinet. The ventilation
the cabinet. Refer servicing to qualified
before operating it any further.
holes must be unobstructed for the
personnel only.
To adjust
• For AC operation, check that the
Use
player to operate properly and to
Radio
player's operating voltage is identical
1
b
prolong the life of its components.
a
with your local power supply (see
BALANCE
Stereo imaging.
Do not install the appliance in a
• Since a strong magnet is used for the
"Specifications") and use the supplied
speakers, keep personal credit cards
Cassette-
confined space, such as a
mains lead; do not use any other type.
MEGA BASS
Deep bass sound.
using magnetic coding or spring-
bookcase or built-in cabinet.
The voltage selector is located on the
wound watches away from the player
400 Hz
Speaking voice, middle frequencies of
rear of the player .
to prevent possible damage from the
Corder
• The player is not disconnected from the
instrumental music.
magnet.
The FUNCTION selector is
AC power source (mains) as long as it is
• If the player has not been used for a
connected to the wall outlet, even if the
Presence of vocals.
1 kHz
located at the front.
long time, set it in the playback mode to
2
player itself has been turned off.
warm it up for a few minutes before
When you turn on the player, the
4 kHz
Brightness of the sound.
• For battery operation, use eight R20
inserting a cassette.
L
OPR/BATT indicator lights up.
(size D) batteries.
R
Operating Instructions
10 kHz
High treble sounds or to reduce high
• When the batteries are not to be used,
If you have questions or problems
remove them to avoid damage that can
R
frequency noise/tape hiss.
A K E
concerning your player, please consult
S P E
be caused by battery leakage or
your nearest Sony dealer.
corrosion.
Using the PRESET MODE
• The nameplate indicating operating
1
voltage, power consumption, etc. is
Use
To
Align the grooves and slide the speaker box down until it
located at the rear.
MANUAL
Adjust the sound using the 5 BAND
snaps into place a.
GRAPHIC EQUALIZER.
2
Connect the black wires to (–) minus and the red wires to
DISCO
Get powerful, clear sounds emphasizing low
and high range audio.
(+) plus terminals: the right speaker wires to the R, and
the left speaker wires to the L terminals.
PARTY
Get light, bright sounds emphasizing high
and middle range audio.
Tip
To detach the speakers, unlock the speaker b and slide the speaker box all
LIVE
Get wide-ranging sounds having presence.
the way up and away from the player.
Note
CFS-717S
When adjusting the 5 BAND GRAPHIC EQUALIZER, be sure to set the PRESET
MODE to MANUAL. The graphic equalizer will not work in any other position.
CFS-717SMK2
Choosing Power Sources
Connecting optional
To use the player on AC power source (mains)
©1997 by Sony Corporation
components
Connect the supplied AC power cord to the AC IN jack.
Before making connections, be sure to turn off the power of the
3-859-353-15(1)
component and set FUNCTION to TAPE/RADIO OFF on the player.
Listening to Audio Components
Troubleshooting
Specifications
Deck A
There is no audio.
• Frequency range
• Battery life
FM: Saudi Arabia: 87.6–107MHz/Central
FM Recording: Sony R20P: Approx. 5
• Connect the mains lead securely.
and eastern Europe: 65–108MHz/Other
hours/Sony LR20 alkaline: Approx. 12
1
to CD/TV LINE IN
• Insert the batteries properly.
Capstan
Capstan
countries: 87.6–108MHz
hours
to AC IN
L (white)
• Replace all batteries if they are weak.
Audio connecting cord
MW: 530–1,605kHz
Playback: Sony R20P: Approx. 2 hours/
CD/TV LINE IN
• Unplug the headphones.
RK-C520HG (not supplied)
SW1: 2.3–7MHz
Sony LR20 alkaline: Approx. 5.5 hours
L
• Adjust the volume.
SW2: 7–22MHz
• Power requirements
2
• Set FUNCTION to the position you
110–120V/220–240 V AC selectable, 50/
to a wall outlet
• IF
R
60Hz
want to operate.
FM: 10.7MHz MW/SW: 455kHz
R (red)
12V DC, eight R20 (size D) batteries
• Aerials
To use the player on batteries
Cassette cannot be inserted.
• Power consumption
FM/SW: Telescope MW: Built-in ferrite
• Insert the cassette properly.
AC 30W
Insert eight R20 (size D) batteries (not supplied) into the battery
bar
• Dimensions
• Recording system
Playback
compartment.
The r REC button does not
Approx.760 x 225 x 220mm (w/h/d) (30
4-track, 2-channel stereo
head
function.
Pinch
Pinch
x 8
7
/
x 8
3
/
inches) incl. projecting
To adjust the voltage
• Frequency response
8
4
parts and controls, not incl. handle
roller
roller
80–12,500Hz
• No cassette is in deck B.
220
Be sure to set the VOLTAGE
110
• Mass
• Speakers
ı
• Make sure the safety tab on the cassette
ı
Approx. 6.8kg (15 lb) incl. batteries
240V
SELECTOR(at the rear) to
120V
is in place.
Full range: 10cm (4 inches) dia. , cone
After connecting the component, set FUNCTION to CD/TV LINE IN and
• Supplied accessory
type/Tweeter: 5 cm
your local power supply.
play the connected component.
Poor playback, recording or
AC power cord (1)
(2 inches) dia.
• Input
erasing quality.
Tip
Design and specifications are subject to
MIX MIC jack (minijack), sensitivity 3.9
• Dirty heads. Clean the unit (as shown)
You can record the sound of the connected component. Insert a cassette, and
VOLTAGE SELECTOR
change without notice.
mV for low impedance microphone CD/
with a cotton swab slightly moistened
press r REC on deck B.
TV LINE IN jacks (phono jacks),
with cleaning fluid or alcohol.
sensitivity
Note
• Demagnetize the heads and all metal
0.43 V, input impedance 50 kilohms
Tip
MIX MIC
parts in the tape path with a
• Output
Connect the cables firmly to avoid
For customers supplied with an AC plug adaptor, use it if the plug of the
Erase head
Headphones jack (stereo minijack), for
commercially available tape head
any malfunction.
mains lead does not match your mains.
16–68 ohms impedance headphones
demagnetizer.
Capstan
• Maximum Power output
Notes
Using the Microphone
12W + 12W
• To use the player on batteries, disconnect the mains lead from the player.
Turn on the microphone (not supplied)
• Replace the batteries when the OPR/BATT indicator dims or when the
if it has a power switch.
player stops operating. Replace all batteries with new ones.
Tips
Record/
• To mix radio or tape sounds and your voice, play the sound you want, and
Playback head
speak or sing into the microphone.
Pinch roller
• To use the player as a public address system, set FUNCTION to
Cotton swab
CD/TV LINE IN, and speak into the microphone.
Note
Deck B
If acoustic feedback (howling) occurs, turn down the volume or move the
microphone away from the speakers.

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   Summary of Contents for Sony CFS-717S

  • Page 1: Troubleshooting, Specifications

    Specifications Deck A • Frequency range • Battery life FM: Saudi Arabia: 87.6–107MHz/Central FM Recording: Sony R20P: Approx. 5 and eastern Europe: 65–108MHz/Other hours/Sony LR20 alkaline: Approx. 12 Capstan Capstan countries: 87.6–108MHz hours MW: 530–1,605kHz...

  • Page 2: Playing A Tape

    Location of controls Listening to the radio VOLUME TUNING Set FUNCTION to RADIO. DIRECTION FUNCTION BAND DIR MODE FUNCTION RADIO Set BAND to the band you want. BAND PLAY STOP/EJECT PAUSE Deck A PLAY STOP/EJECT PAUSE Deck B Tune to the station you want. TUNING To tune in an SW band, use FINE TUNING for better SW reception.

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