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i Cassette operation buttons (deck B)
: Press to wind the tape quickly from right
: Press to wind the tape quickly from left to
: Press to stop the tape. Also press to stop
both decks simultaneously during dub-
: Press to start playback/recording.
: Press the PLAY button while pressing
this button to start recording, and press
to leave an appropriate non-recorded
section. (See page 10.)
: Press to stop the tape temporarily during
recording and playback. Press the PLAY
button to release the pause mode.
: Press to change the direction of tape
o DOLBY NR button and indicators
Set to B or C for recording using the Dolby NR system or for
playing back a tape that was recorded using the Dolby NR
system. Each time the button is pressed the NR mode
changes and the indicator lights. (Dolby B NR -> Dolby C NR
-> NR OFF -> Dolby B NR ...)
Set to OFF when the Dolby NR system is not used.
p REVERSE MODE button
Select the single side or full record/playback mode, or the
continuous play mode. Each time the button is pressed the
mode changes. (
can be checked with the mechanism mode indicator.
: For single-side recording or playback.
: To play or record both sides A and B.
: To play sides A and B continuously.
B SYNCHRO DUBBING buttons
Press to dub from deck A to deck B.
NORM SPEED : Press to perform normal-speed dubbing.
: Press to perform high-speed dubbing.
...) The current mode
Playback of deck A
Operate in the order of the numbers in the illustration.
1 Turn the power on.
2 Load a prerecorded cassette with side A facing out.
3 Select the side to be played back.
Side A... Forward direction (PLAY
Side B... Reverse direction (
4 Press the DOLBY NR button to set the same setting as when
the tape was recorded.
5 Select the REVERSE MODE.
6 Press the PLAY button of deck A to start playback.
When the deck contains a tape, it can be played back by just
pressing the PLAY button in the B version only when the
POWER switch is set to ON and the
STANDBY. In the J version, the tape can be played back by
pressing the PLAY button only when the POWER switch is set
Playback of deck B
Perform steps 2 to 6 of the above procedure for deck B.
Microphone mixing during playback
By connecting a microphone, microphone mixing with playback
sound from deck A or deck B is possible.
First press the REVERSE MODE button to set to
Load cassette tapes in both decks and press the PLAY button of
the deck to be played first for continuous play of both decks.
At this time, the CONT indicator lights in the multimode display.
When the tape in the deck which plays first reaches the end of
side B (in the reverse direction), it automatically switches to the
forward direction and enters the standby mode. At the same
time, the other deck starts playback. These operations con-
tinue between decks A and B.
While one deck is playing back, the cassette in the other one
can be replaced. This is convenient for long-time playback of
Use tapes recorded using the same NR mode in decks A and
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STANDBY / ON
switch is at