Recording from an external source
This function can be used to make up an edited tape from
other recordings or video sources.
A new scene can be added to the end of previous one.
AV2 (AUDIO IN
Other VCR or
Video movie camera
– Connect a video movie camera or another VCR to this
VCR as shown.
– Display the VCR picture on the TV.
– Insert the cassette on which the copying is to be
performed, and make sure that its erasure prevention tab is
not broken out.
– Select the audio source required by pressing the INPUT
to set A1 or A2.
Through the AV1 (AUDIO IN/VIDEO IN)
Through the AV2 (AUDIO IN/VIDEO IN) sockets
on front panel.
Press the Play button
At the point where you want to join a new scene, press
the Pause/Slow button
Press the REC button
Start playback on the source unit and search for the point
from which you want to record (copy) onto this VCR.
When that point is reached, press the Pause/Slow button
again to start recording the new picture and sound
from the playback unit.
To record (copy) additional scenes, press the Pause/
to put this VCR in the recording pause
mode and then perform above steps 4 and 5 again.
At the point where you want to stop recording, press the
to finish recording.
AV1 (AUDIO IN
/ VIDEO IN
to start playback.
to put it in the still playback
to put it in the recording pause
– If you leave the VCR in the recording pause mode for more
than 5 minutes in step 3 or 6, the VCR automatically
switches over to the stop mode to protect the video heads.
– If [DIRECT REC] is set to [ON], connect with AV2 sockets
and select A2.
/ VIDEO IN