Using The Cassette Adapter
Recording safety hole
Use this to play back a VHS-C video cassette recorded
with this camcorder. It is fully compatible with any VHS
video cassette recorder. The C-P7U adapter is battery
powered and automatically performs tape loading and
Slide the battery cover up to remove it, and install
one "R6(AA)" size battery as shown in the
illustration to the left. Then reattach the cover.
INSERT CASSETTE IN ADAPTER
Slide the latch to open the adapter compartment
door, then insert the cassette and close the
PLAY BACK ON CONNECTED VCR
Load the cassette adapter into the VCR and play the
tape back as you would any other.
REMOVE CASSETTE FROM
Slide the latch and the compartment door opens
automatically. This may take around 10 seconds. Do
not attempt to force the adapter open. Then insert
your finger in the hole on the underside of the
adapter as shown in the illustration to the left, push
up and remove the cassette.
During tape loading and unloading, do not touch the
reels for safety and tape protection.
During special-effect playback (slow motion, still
frame, etc.), the picture may vibrate or noise bars may
appear on the screen.
To record on a VCR using a compact cassette and the
adapter, cover the adapter's recording safety hole with