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Panasonic AK-MSU930P Operating Instructions Manual

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  • Page 1 Master Setup Unit AK-MSU930P Before attempting to connect, operate or adjust this product, please read these instructions completely.
  • Page 2 Safety precautions CAUTION RISK OF ELECTRIC SHOCK DO NOT OPEN CAUTION: TO REDUCE THE RISK OF ELECTRIC SHOCK, DO NOT REMOVE COVER (OR BACK). NO USER SERVICEABLE PARTS INSIDE. REFER SERVICING TO QUALIFIED SERVICE PERSONNEL. The lightning flash with arrowhead symbol, within an equilateral triangle, is intended to alert the user to the presence of uninsulated “dangerous voltage”...
  • Page 3: Table Of Contents

    Thank you very much for purchasing this master setup unit. Contents Contents ... 3 Overview ... 3 Accessories ... 3 Operating precautions ... 3 Parts and their functions ... 4 Connections ... 14 External dimension drawing ... 14 Specifications ... 15 Overview ≥This master setup unit (MSU) is used to control the the multi-format cameras (AK-HC931P) and the camera control units (AK-HCU931P).
  • Page 4: Parts And Their Functions

    Parts and their functions POWER CABLE TALLY CAMERA FLARE 5600K HD. DTL SD. DTL BLACK MSU operation panel 1 Alarm LEDs [ALARM] These LEDs light when optical transmission is not proceeding satisfactorily or when a problem has occurred in the camera, CCU fan or power supply. Lighted green: Normal Lighted orange: Head fan OFF, 3 dB optical level...
  • Page 5 Parts and their functions 3 Camera selector switches [CAMERA] These are used to select one camera and one CCU as the pair which is to be controlled by the MSU. A camera is selected by pressing the camera selector switch with the same number as the camera to be selected (its lamp will light).
  • Page 6 Parts and their functions 5 EL display When the control item selector switches are selected, the corresponding adjustment items and adjustment values appear on the EL display. Example of EL display < H D D E T A I L > H D T L V D T L C R I S P...
  • Page 7 Parts and their functions Black gamma control switch [BLK GAMMA CONTROL] This is operable when the lamp of the BLK GAMMA ON switch among the MODE ON/OFF switches is lighted. It is selected to adjust the black gamma curve. When the switch is selected, its lamp lights. BLKR, BLKM, BLKB GAM: Black gamma curve (R, MASTER or B) Adjustment range: –32 (black compression) to...
  • Page 8 Parts and their functions MONI LINK: Shading link setting This is used to set whether to link the monitor when the R, G or B shading switch has been selected. ANALOG: CCU analog output setting This is used to set the analog output of the CCU to the HD or SD component.
  • Page 9 Parts and their functions HD detail control switch [HD.DTL CONTROL] This switch is selected to change the amount by which the picture quality in the detailed parts of the HDTV video output has been enhanced (by which the relative hardness/softness has been adjusted). selected, its lamp lights, but it cannot be selected when the lamp of the HD detail OFF switch is lighted.
  • Page 10 Parts and their functions CRISP: Crisp This is used to set the maximum amplitude of the very faint noise components which are to be removed from the detail components. PEAK1: Peak frequency This is used to select one of the two contour correction frequency bands (boost frequency or peak frequency).
  • Page 11 Parts and their functions ? Reference switch Reference file call switch [REF] If one camera has been selected by the camera selector switch, this switch is used to call the reference setting information (reference file) for that camera. A reference file can be changed by making the changes while calling the reference file and saving the changes.
  • Page 12 Parts and their functions B MONITOR Monitor selector switches [R, G, B, SEQ, ENC MONITOR] These are used to select what is to be displayed on the waveform monitor (WFM) and picture monitor (PM). The output mode can be changed by selecting the MONI SEL and MONI LINK settings on the SYSTEM screen.
  • Page 13 V DC power switch [POWER] This sets the power of the main unit of the master setup unit (AK-MSU930P) to ON or OFF. W Circuit breaker X CCU connectors [1 to 15] These connectors are for signal interfacing with the camera control unit (AK-HCU931P).
  • Page 14: Connections

    Connections Connections of the system components 1. Connect this panel by connecting its CCU connector to the MSU/CSU connector on the rear panel of the CCU using the dedicated ROP cable (optional accessory). 2. After having connected all the components, set the CCU’s main power switch to ON, and then set the camera power switch to ON.
  • Page 15: Specifications

    Specifications Power supply: DC + 12 V Power consumption: 15 W Pan-tilt head control input: Control signals (RJ-45 8-pin modular jack) System tally input: Tally signals (2 pins, terminal block) Switch functions: Camera selection, MODE ON/OFF (5600K, flare, black gamma ON, black gamma OFF, knee OFF, white clip OFF, HD matrix ON, PM character display, HDTV detail OFF, SDTV detail off, HDTV skin tone detail ON, SDTV skin tone detail ON), control item selection (UNDO, black shading selection, white...
  • Page 16 PANASONIC BROADCAST & TELEVISION SYSTEMS COMPANY UNIT COMPANY OF MATSUSHITA ELECTRIC CORPORATION OF AMERICA Executive Office: One Panasonic Way 4E-7, Secaucus, NJ 07094 (201) 348-7000 EASTERN ZONE: One Panasonic Way 4E-7, Secaucus, NJ 07094 (201) 348-7621 Southeast Region: 1225 Northbrook Parkway, Ste 1-160, Suwanee, GA 30024 (770) 338-6835...

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