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Emerson CKD1137 Owner's Manual

Emerson stereo radio, cd-r/rw player owner's manual


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  • Page 1 Stereo Radio, CD-R/RW Player with Dual Alarm Clock OWNER'S MANUAL CKD1137 Visit our web site at CKD1137_053105.p65 1/6/2005, 14:22...
  • Page 2: Important Safety Instructions

  • Page 3 If, after reading this manual, you experience any problems with the operation of this product, please refer to the instructions for obtaining service at the end of this manual. Emerson and Emerson retailers are committed to your satisfaction. Once again, thanks for purchasing this Emerson audio product.
  • Page 4: Important Notes

    IMPORTANT NOTES • Avoid installing this unit in places exposed to direct sunlight or close to heat radiating appliances such as electric heaters, on top of other stereo equipment that radiates too much heat, places lacking ventilation or dusty areas, places subject to constant vibration and/or humid or moist areas.
  • Page 5: Preparation For Use

    PREPARATION FOR USE Unpacking And Set Up • Remove the unit from the carton, and remove all packing materials from the unit. • Save the carton and packing materials in case the unit ever needs to be returned for service. Using the original carton and packing materials is the only way to safely repack the unit for shipment.
  • Page 6: Power Source

    Power Source This system is designed to operate on 120VAC 60Hz house current only. Connecting this system to any other power source may cause damage to the system and such damage is not covered by your warranty. Note: The system has polarized AC plug with one wide blade and one narrow blade.
  • Page 7: Battery Back Up System

    Battery Back Up System This unit uses a single 9-Volt battery (not included) to maintain the time and alarm settings in the event that it is accidentally unplugged, or you experience a temporary power failure. We recommend that you install a well-known brand of Alkaline battery for longest life and best performance.
  • Page 8: Location Of Controls And Indicators

    LOCATION OF CONTROLS AND INDICATORS Top Panel Front Panel CKD1137_053105.p65 25 26 1/6/2005, 14:22...
  • Page 9 1.) Speakers. 2.) CD Door Lifting-To-Open Tab. 3.) VOLUME Control. 4.) CD compartment. 5.) AC Power Cord. 6.) Back Up Battery Compartment (At bottom cabinet). 7.) FM W ire Antenna. 8.) PHONES Jack. 9.) FUNCTION (FM/AM/CD) Selector Switch. 10.) ALARM MODE (BUZZER/MUSIC) Selector Switch. 11.) TUNING Control.
  • Page 10: Setting The Time Of Day

    OPERATING INSTRUCTIONS Setting The Time Of Day • Connect the power cord to your AC outlet. Make sure to use an outlet that is always ‘ live’ . Do not use an outlet that is controlled by a wall switch. •...
  • Page 11 Setting The Wake Up Times The unit has two separate wake up alarms that can be set and used independently. 1.) Press the ALARM 1 or ALARM 2 button once. The display will change from the respective time of the day to wake up time and begin flashing. The AL.
  • Page 12: Listening To The Radio

    Listening To The Radio 1.) Press the POWER button to turn the unit ‘ On’ . The POWER indicator comes ‘ On’ . 2.) Set the FUNCTION selector (on right side panel) to FM or AM position. 3.) Turn the TUNING control to find the desired station. The FM ST.
  • Page 13: Antenna Information

    Antenna Information The AM ferrite bar antenna is inside the cabinet. If AM reception is unsatisfactory try turning the entire unit slightly until you find the direction that provides the best reception for the desired station. Make sure the FM lead wire antenna is extended to it’ s full length. You may have to vary the direction of the wire antenna to find the position that provides the best reception.
  • Page 14: Playing Compact Discs

    Playing Compact Discs Note: Although this CD player can read CD-R and CD-RW discs, in addition to normal CDs, however the playability of CD-R/RW discs may be affected by the type of software that was used to create the discs, as well as the quality and condition of the blank media you are using.
  • Page 15 5.) Two dashes “– –” flash while the player reads the table of contents of the disc. The display will show the total number of tracks for a few seconds and then return to the correct time. PROGRAM REPEAT RANDOM POWER AL.
  • Page 16: High Speed Music Search

    9.) To stop playback at any time press the track has played the disc stops automatically. Lift the tab on side of CD door to open the CD door and remove your disc. To Start Playback From A Specific Track Load your disc and wait until the display shows the total number of tracks.
  • Page 17: Repeat Playback

    Repeat Playback You can program the player to repeat a single track or the entire disc continuously. One Track Repeat 1.) Load your disc and wait until the total track number is displayed. 2.) Press the P.MODE button once. The REPEAT indicator flashes. 3.) Press button to select the track to be repeated.
  • Page 18: Programmed Playback

    Programmed Playback The CD player in this unit has a 20 track programmable memory which allows you to program any disc to play just the tracks you want to hear in the exact order that you want to hear them. You may program a track or tracks to play more than once if desired.
  • Page 19 7.) After you have programmed all the desired tracks press the button to begin programmed playback. The PROGRAM indicator stops flashing and remains ‘ On’ . Playback will begin on the first track you programmed and continue until all programmed tracks have been played. RANDOM POWER PROGRAM...
  • Page 20: Alarm Operation

    Alarm Operation This unit gives you the option of waking to an electronic BUZZER alarm, the AM, FM Radio, or the CD player. Note: Whichever alarm mode you select – BUZZER, CD, AM or FM – will apply to both alarms. Refer to “Setting The Wake Up Times”...
  • Page 21 Notes: A.) If “Waking to AM or FM”, make sure you have tuned to the desired station and adjusted the volume to the desired level. B.) If “Waking to CD”, make sure there is a CD in the player and the volume is set to the desired level.
  • Page 22 Sleep To Music Timer You can use the sleep timer to fall asleep to the Radio or CD player for 90, 60, 30 or 15 minutes and have the unit shut off automatically. • Press the POWER or SLEEP buttons to turn the power ‘ On’ . Note: If the ALARM MODE selector is set to “MUSIC”...
  • Page 23: Phones Jack

    PHONES Jack Connect a set of stereo headphones (not included) with a 3.5mm mini plug to the PHONES jack (located at right side panel) for private listening without disturbing others. Before putting on the headphones reduce the VOLUME control to a low level, then put the headphones on and gradually increase the VOLUME control to a comfortable listening level.
  • Page 24: Care And Maintenance

    CARE AND MAINTENANCE Compact Disc Care • To remove a disc from its storage case, press down on the center of the case and lift the disc out, holding it carefully by the edges. • Fingerprints and dust should be carefully wiped off the disc’ s recorded surface with a soft cloth.Unlike conventional records, compact discs have no grooves to collect dust and microscopic debris, so gently wiping with a soft cloth should remove most particles.
  • Page 25: Care Of The Cabinet

    FOR CUSTOMER SERVICE, PLEASE WRITE TO: CKD1137_053105.p65 TO FIND THE LOCATION AND PHONE NUMBER OF YOUR NEAREST SERVICE CENTER PERMITTED TO PERFORM WARRANTY... 1-800-695-0098 PLEASE CALL: 1-800-898-9020 Emerson Radio Corp., Consumer Affairs Dept., 5101 Statesman Drive, Irving, TX 75063. 1/6/2005, 14:22...
  • Page 26 For repair or replacement, pack your unit in a padded box, enclose your check or money order payable to Emerson Radio Corp. in the amount of $9.00 (not required by California residents) to cover shipping and handling costs, and enclose a copy of your proof of purchase.
  • Page 27 EMERSON Part No. 16-2996 505-01 Printed in China CKD1137_053105.p65 1/6/2005, 14:22...

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