2-1. Cleaning of Connector/Cable
Before connecting this unit to the camera control unit, it is
recommendable to clean the following optical contact
. CCU connector of this unit
. CAMERA connector of the camera control unit
. Optical/Electrical cable
Follow the procedures below for cleaning.
. Alignment sleeve remover HC-001
(for female connector)
Sony P/N: J-6480-010-A
Insert the shorter nose end when removing/installing the
Grasp not the shock absorber portion of the remover but
the handle in use.
Shock absorber portion
Insert the shorter nose end
. Cotton swabs (commercially available)
Use a cotton swab whose diameter is about 4 mm.
If a cotton swab whose diameter exceed 5 mm is used,
the cotton swab cannot be inserted into the end of the
connector and the tip of the optical contact cannot be
Clean the tip of the white optical contacts by a cotton swab
moistened with alcohol.
The optical contacts for female connector are in an unex-
posed state. In cleaning, it is necessary to be exposed by
removing the alignment sleeve in advance. Proceed as
1. Insert the alignment sleeve remover into the alignment
sleeve in the straight line and turn it clockwise.
Optical contacts (white)