LISTENING TO TAPES
Deck A is for playback only; deck B is for both playback and recording.
If a cassette
you can turn the unit on and begin play
by pressing the D or Q DECK A ONLY button.
on the display,
replaced by the tape mode display.
Press the cassette holder (EJECT portion) to open it.
Load the cassette(s).
push the cassette
portion) back into position. The DECK A or DECK B indicator lights.
Set the DOLBY NR button according to whether the tape has been
recorded with the Dolby NR system or not.
With Dolby NR ................ "~
B NR" appears
Without Dolby NR ........... "DOB
Select deck A or deck B by pressing the DECK button if required. (If
only one cassette
deck A or deck B will be selected
For deck A: Select the reverse mode with the REVERSE
button as desired.
Press the D or Q DECK A ONLY button to begin playback.'~
appears on the display.
D : For forward play
Q DECK A ONLY : For reverse play (Deck A only)
button to stop playback at any time.
When the end of the tape has been reached, automatic stop or reverse
will be activated.
Types of usable tapes
The type of tape used is automatically
identified by the system since decks
A and B both employ an auto tape selection system. The following types
of tape can be used with this system.
Metal (Playback only)
tapes without sensing holes cannot be used since they
cannot be identified by the auto tape selector.
Endless tapes cannot be used.
Do not use C-120 tapes. They may jam in the mechanism.
Auto reverse (Deck A only)
Press the REVERSE MODE button to select the reverse mode as desired.
For listening to one side of the tape only.
For listening to both sides of the tape in succession.
has been started from the reverse side, only the
reverse side will be played back.
For listening repeatedly to both sides of the tape.
Fast forward and rewind
Press the DD or ~
When the tape has been wound to the end, the deck stops automatically.
Each deck has a counter. The counter of the selected deck appears on the
display and helps you to quickly locate the recorded selection for play-
Both sides of the counter indicate tape movement with rotating graphic
To reset the tape counter to "000"
In the stop mode, press the DECK button to select the counter to be reset,
then press the
When CD computer
of deck B
resets to "000.
When tape high-speed dubbing is started, the counters of both decks
reset to "000.
Relay playback (continuous
Load the cassettes into both decks.
Set the REVERSE
MODE button to Z).
Select deck A or deck B by pressing the DECK button if required.
Press the D or Q DECK A ONLY button.
Relay playback will continue from deck A (or B) to deck B (or A)
button is pressed.
Deck A forward side—
Deck A reverse side —
Deck B forward
Deck A forward side —
When the end of the tape has been reached on deck B, deck B rewinds
the tape automatically.
Dolby NR system
Dolby Noise Reduction circuitry provides superior recording and playback
results by suppressing
tape hiss by up to 10 dB.
Dolby noise reduction manufactured
under license from Dolby Laborato-
ries Licensing Corporation.
"DOLBY" and the double-D symbol DO are trademarks
of Dolby Labora-
tories Licensing Corporation.