CAUTION: READ THIS BEFORE OPERATING YOUR UNIT.
This unit is a sophisticated mini disc recorder. To ensure
proper operation for the best possible performance, please
read this manual carefully.
Install your unit in a cool, dry, clean place with good
ventilation. Avoid placing it in direct sunlight, near sources of
heat, or in locations subject to vibration, excessive dust, heat,
cold, or moisture. To avoid humming sounds, position the unit
away from other electrical appliances, motors, and
Do not operate the unit upside-down. It may overheat,
possibly causing damage.
Do not place another component on top of this unit, to do so
may discolor or damage the surface of the unit.
Do not open the cabinet of this unit, to do so may result in
damage to the unit or electrical shock. If any foreign object or
substance gets into the unit, contact your dealer for
When removing the power plug from the wall outlet, always
pull directly on the plug; never pull the cord itself.
Do not apply excessive force when operating switches and
When moving the unit, be sure to first disconnect the power
cord from the AC outlet and disconnect all cords connecting
the unit to other equipment.
To prevent damage by lightning, disconnect the power cord
from the wall outlet during an electrical storm.
Do not attempt to clean this unit with chemical solvents as this
may damage the finish. Use a clean, dry cloth.
Be sure to read the "TROUBLESHOOTING" section for advice
on common operating errors before concluding that your unit
Keep this manual in a safe place for future reference.
The voltage to be used must be the same as that specified on
this unit. Using this unit with a higher voltage than that which is
specified is dangerous and may result in a fire or other type of
accident causing damage. YAMAHA will not be held
responsible for any damage resulting from use of this unit with
a voltage other than that which is specified.
Please check the copyright laws in your country to record from
records, compact discs, radio, etc. Recording of copyright
material may infringe copyright laws.
CLASS 1 LASER PRODUCT
This mini disc recorder is
classified as a CLASS 1 LASER
The CLASS 1 LASER PRODUCT
label is located on the rear
(U.K. and Europe models only)
For U.K. customers
If the socket outlets in the home are not suitable for the
plug supplied with this appliance, it should be cut off and
an appropriate 3 pin plug fitted. For details, refer to the
instructions described below.
Note: The plug severed from the mains lead must be
destroyed, as a plug with bared flexible cord is hazardous
if engaged in a live socket outlet.
THE WIRES IN MAINS LEAD ARE COLOURED IN
ACCORDANCE WITH THE FOLLOWING CODE:
As the colours of the wires in the mains lead of this
apparatus may not correspond with the coloured
markings identifying the terminals in your plug, proceed
as follows: The wire which is coloured BLUE must be
connected to the terminal which is marked with the
letter N or coloured BLACK. The wire which is coloured
BROWN must be connected to the terminal which is
marked with the letter L or coloured RED.
Making sure that neither core is connected to the earth
terminal of the three pin plug.
CAUTION FOR CARRYING THE UNIT
Before carrying the unit, first remove a disc from the unit,
press POWER to turn the unit off, then disconnect the AC
power plug from the wall outlet.
To reduce the risk of fire or electric shock, do not expose this
appliance to rain or moisture.
To avoid electrical shock, do not open the cabinet.
Refer servicing to qualified personnel only.
Invisible laser radiation when open and interlock failed or
defeated. Avoid direct exposure to beam.
Use of controls or adjustments or performance of procedures
other than those specified herein may result in hazardous