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Hitachi CU-HD500 Operating Instructions Manual

Hitachi CU-HD500 Operating Instructions Manual

Camera control unit




Please read these operating instructions carefully for proper operation,
and keep them for future reference.


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  • Page 1: Operating Instructions

    CAMERA CONTROL UNIT CU-HD500 OPERATING INSTRUCTIONS Please read these operating instructions carefully for proper operation, and keep them for future reference.
  • Page 2 Note: The model and serial numbers of your product are important for you to keep for your convenience and protection. These numbers appear on the nameplate located on he bottom of the product. Please record these numbers in the spaces provided below, and retain this manual for future reference. Model No.
  • Page 3: Safety Instructions

    SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS Carefully read all safety messages in this manual and safety Instructions on your equipment. Follow recommended precautions and safe operating practices. SAFETY ALERT SYMBOL This is the “Safety Alert Symbol.” This symbol is used to call your attention to items or operations that could be dangerous to you or other persons using this equipment.
  • Page 4: Important Safety Instructions

    IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS 1. Read Instructions All the safety and operating instructions should be read before the product is operated. 2. Retain Instructions The safety and operating instructions should be retained for future reference. 3. Heed Warnings All warnings on the product and the operating instructions should be adhered to. 4.
  • Page 5 14. Lightning For added protection for this product during a lightning storm, or when it is left unattended and unused for long periods of time, unplug it from the wall outlet. This will prevent damage to the product due to lightning and power-line surges.
  • Page 6 WICHTIGE SICHERHEITSANWEISUNGEN 1. Alle Anweisungen lesen. Vor Betrieb des Erzeugnisses sollten alle Sicherheits-und Bedienungsanleitungen gelesen werden. 2. Die Anweisungen aufbewahren. Die Sicherheits-und Bedienungsanleitungen sollten fünftigen Bezug aufbewahrt werden. 3. Warnungen beachten. Die Warnungen auf dem Erzeugnis und in den Bedienungsanleitungen solten beachtet werden. 4.
  • Page 7 12. Erdung oder Polarisierung Dieses Erzeugnis ist mit einem Schutzkontaktstecker mit drei Leitern ausgerüstet, mit einem Erdungskontakt. Dieser Stecker paßt nur in ein schuko-Steckdose. Dies ist eine Sicherheitsmaßnahme. Wenn Sie den Stecker nicht in die Steckdose stecken können, so wenden Sie sich bitte an ihren Elektriker, damit er die veraltete Schuts des Schutzkontaktsteckers unwirksam.
  • Page 8 21. Ersatzteile Wenn Ersatzteile erforderlich sind, darauf achten, daß der Wartungstechniker nur die vom Hersteller festgelegten Ersatzteile oder Teile mit den gleichen Charakteristiken wie die ursprünglichen Teile verwendet. Unautorisierte Ersatzteile können Feuer, elektrischen Schlag oder sonstige Gefährdungen verursachen. 22. Sicherheitsprüfung Bitten Sie den Wartungstechniker nach der Vollendung von Wartung oder Reparaturarbeiten an diesem Erzeugnis um die Durchführung von Sicherheitsprüfungen, um zu bestimmen, daß...
  • Page 9 MISES EN GARDE IMPORTANTES 1. Lire les instructions Lire toutes les instructions de sécurité et de fonctionnement avant de faire fonctionner l’appareil. 2. Conserver ces instructions Conserver les instructions de sécurité et de fonctionnement á des fins de référence ultérieure. 3.
  • Page 10 14. Foudre Pour renforcer la protection de l’appareil pendant un orage, ou si l’on s’en éloigne ou qu’on reste longtemps sans l’utiliser, le débrancher de la source d’alimentation. Ceci permettra d’éviter tout dommage de l’appareil dú á la foudre et aux surtensions de ligne. 15.
  • Page 11 Operation of this product in a residential area is likely to cause harmful interference in which case the user will be required to correct the interference at his own expense. WARNING Changes or modifications not expressly approved by Hitachi Kokusai Electric responsible for compliance could void the user s authority to operate the equipment. For Canada This product does not exceed the class A/class B limits for radio noise emissions from digital apparatus as set out in the radio interference regulations.
  • Page 12: Table Of Contents

    Contents Outline and features··································································································· 1 Warnings and cautions when using ··········································································· 2 Facility names and functions ······················································································ 4 Function menu············································································································ 7 Cable check ··············································································································13 Backup battery replacement······················································································14 System Configuration ································································································15 Service information Connector pin diagrams ························································································16 Intercom system setting ························································································20 Video frame rate setting ························································································21 External View ············································································································22 Specification··············································································································23...
  • Page 13: Outline And Features

    The CU-HD500 offers equivalent performance to an 840,000 pixel 3-CCD SD color camera. 2) Due to the use of an independent and separate processor located in the CU-HD500, detail can be adjusted for the SD video outputs without affecting the HD video signal outputs.
  • Page 14: Warnings And Cautions When Using

    Extremely hot or cold locations (exceeding 0 In event of difficulty to 40°C), such as in enclosed vehicles. Disconnect from power and contact the nearest Subject to strong vibration. Hitachi Kokusai Electric service agency. Humid or dusty locations.
  • Page 15 Warnings and cautions when using Hybrid Fiber Optical Camera Cable & Connector Handling CU-HD500 camera is using the optical fiber cable & connector which is required special technique for handling. 1. Cable Connector & Receptacle FCF (Fiber Cable Female) (2) FCM (Fiber Cable Male)
  • Page 16: Facility Names And Functions

    Facility names and functions (Front) 1 CCU POWER switch 6 R TALLY LED CCU power on/off switch. Lights at red tally input or when sending CALL 2 CCU POWER LED signal from camera. Lights when power is on. 7 G TALLY LED 3 CABLE CHECK LED Lights at green tally input.
  • Page 17 Facility names and functions (Rear) 13 HD SDI OUT connectors (BNC) 17 Genlock connectors (BNC) Outputs three lines of digital serial HDTV video signals. Input for tri-level sync signal or black burst signal for genlock operation. 14 HD/SD SDI connectors (BNC) 18 REMOTE connector Outputs four lines of digital serial HDTV/SDTV video signals.
  • Page 18 Facility names and functions (Rear & Front) C O M M U N I C A T I O N co nne ct o r Intercom and tally inputs from external system. W F M C O N T R O L co nne ct o r This connector is used to select the display mode of the waveform monitor.
  • Page 19: Function Menu

    Function menu Use the camera control panel or the setup control unit connected to the CU-HD500 rear side to display the function menus. The function menus include the CCU menu to set the CU-HD500 and the camera menu to set a camera.
  • Page 20 Function menu CCU menu If the FUNC button of the camera control panel is pressed with the color bar ON, the CCU menu is displayed. ■CU-FUNCTION ■RETURN SELECT ■MIC GAIN ■SYSTEM TIMING BUZZER :ENABLE RET.CH SELECT MIC1 :-60dB HD H PHASE : SDI SEL1/2 :HD SDI :D.RET1 MIC2...
  • Page 21 Function menu CU-FUNCTION menu ■CU-FUNCTION Item Setting Factory setting Description BUZZER :ENABLE BUZZER ENABLE, DISABLE ENABLE Sets buzzer operation during call input. SDI SEL1/2 :HD SDI SDI SEL3/4 :HD SDI ENABLE : Buzzer sounds. SDI PIX :HD SDI DISABLE : Buzzer does not sound. SDI AUDIO :OFF CCU ID TV FORMAT : 1080i...
  • Page 22 Function menu RETURN SELECT menu ■RETURN SELECT Item Setting Factory setting Description RET.CH SELECT D,RET1, D.RET1 Selects the RET signal when the RET1 transmission signal CH1 :D.RET1 D,RET2, CH2 :D.RET2 switch of the CA-HF1000 is set to 1. CH3 :D.RET1 CH4...
  • Page 23 Function menu SYSTEM TIMING menu Item Setting Factory setting Description ■SYSTEM TIMING HD H PHASE -128(-512 )to +127(511) Adjust HD-SDI output phase to VBS. HD H PHASE : 0( 0) SD SDI H P : 0( 0) SD SDI H P -128(-256 )to +127(255) Adjust SD-SDI output phase to VBS GL...
  • Page 24 Function menu SD-SETTING menu ■SD SETTING Item Setting Factory setting Description ASPECT :16:9 ASPECT 16:9,4:3 16:9 Select the SD aspect ratio. WFM :ENC R, G, B, ENC, SUP, SEQ Set the WFM CONTROL (Control Signal output). SD-SDI, the HD-SDI output, and WFM CONTROL are connected with a SDI Waveform monitor, the control synchronizes with the Waveform monitor.
  • Page 25: Cable Check

    Cable check Cable check LED lights when cable is connected. For safety, the camera power defaults to off according to the result. Indication Content The power line may be short-circuited. Screen: CHECK CAMERA CABLE Camera power defaults to off and camera power switch is rendered CAMERA CABLE SHORT inoperative.
  • Page 26: Backup Battery Replacement

    Backup battery replacement Backup battery replacement The backup battery is already installed at the factory. If the time/date information no longer appears, set the power switch to on. If the PIX OUT shows “BACKUP BATT EMPTY” for about 6 seconds, the battery needs to be replaced. And the date and time need to be set at the TIME/DATE menu.
  • Page 27: System Configuration

    System Configuration...
  • Page 28: Service Information

    Service information Connector pin diagrams INTERCOM (5 pin XLR female:HA16PRH-5S) MIC OUT 1,2 (3 pin XLR male:HA16RM-3SE) PUSH Signal PUSH Signal TALK (C) MIC GND TALK (H) MIC(H) IN RECEIVE (C) MIC(C) IN RECEIVE L (H) RECEIVE R(H) Remote 1,2 (4 pin female:HR10A-7R-4S(73)) Combined connector: HR10A-7P-4P Signal +12V output...
  • Page 29 Service information COMMUNICATION (25pin D-sub male:RDBD-25P-LNA(4-40)(55)) Plug CU mainframe Signal SYS2 SYS1 SYS0 PD OUT (C) 2W : OUT/IN(C) PD OUT (H) 2W : OUT/IN(H) PD SHIELD PD IN (C) 2W : NC PD IN (H) 2W : NC ENG OUT (C) 2W : OUT/IN(C) ENG OUT (H) 2W : OUT/IN(H)
  • Page 30 Service information MIC REMOTE (15pin D-sub female: RDAD-15S-LNA(4-40)(55)) Plug CU mainframe Signal SW ON :Lo +5V OUT (200mA max) SW OFF:Hi TALLY GND 100kΩ G TALLY OUT R TALLY OUT MIC1 GAIN CTL2 MIC1 GAIN CTL1 MIC1 GAIN CTL0 MIC SEL1 MIC2 GAIN CTL2 MIC2 GAIN CTL1 MIC2 GAIN CTL0...
  • Page 31 Service information RS-232C(9pin D-sub male:RDED-9P-LNA(4-40)(55)) Plug CU mainframe Signal RX_232C (IN) TX_232C (OUT) RTS (OUT) CTS (IN) *RTS:Request To Send *CTS:Clear To Send WFM CONTROL (15pin female:YKF42-8043N) Plug CU mainframe Signal WFM CTL0 WFM CTL1 WFM CTL2 WFM CTL3 WFM CTL4 WFM CTL5 WFM CTL6 WFM CTL7...
  • Page 32: Intercom System Setting

    Service information Intercom system setting C U H 5- M A I N B oar d SW1 –No.6 Clear SW19,21 2 wire 4 wire SW18,20 4 wire 2 wire...
  • Page 33: Video Frame Rate Setting

    Service information Video frame rate setting The CU-HD500 is switchable for video frame rate between 59.94 Hz and 50 Hz. The setting method is offered by the dip switch SW6–No.1 on CUH5-MAIN board. When the dip switch SW6–No.1 is turned ON, the video frame rate can be switched by the dip switch SW6–No.2.
  • Page 34: External View

    External View CU-HD500 External View...
  • Page 35: Specification

    Operating: 0 to +40℃ Storage: -20 to +60℃ 433(W)88(H)330(D)mm Dimensions 9.5kg approx. Mass Max. Cable length ■Input output signals (CU-HD500) Input signals GEN LOCK IN B-BST 0.45Vp-p/75Ω(loop through) HDTV tri-level sync 0.60Vp-p/75Ω (loop through) DIGITAL RET IN1/2 HD SDI(1080i,720p) or SD SDI *HD SDI input is same as output format ・1080i : SMPTE274M...
  • Page 36 Specifications Output signals DIGITAL OUT HD-SDI(1080i) BNC (x2) (Embedded audio available) ・1080i:SMPTE274M 0.8Vp-p/1.5Gbps HD-SDI(1080i) or SD-SDI selectable BNC (x4 (x2+x2)) (Embedded audio available) ・1080i :SMPTE274M 0.8Vp-p/1.5Gbps ・SD-SDI:SMPTE259M-C 0.8Vp-p/270Mbps HD-SDI(1080i) or SD-SDI selectable PIX BNC (x1) (Embedded audio available) ・1080i :SMPTE274M 0.8Vp-p/1.5Gbps ・SD-SDI:SMPTE259M-C 0.8Vp-p/270Mbps MIC OUT 1 XLR-3pin...
  • Page 37 Specifications ■Accessories ・Remote control unit ・Setup control unit ■Standard Composition ・Camera Control Unit : CU-HD500 ・Code Set(U/J) : WC0051(0234-0089A 2.5M) (8488057) ・Code Set(E) : VM0306B;VM0303B 2.5M (BBZ0399) ・Operation Manual : CU-HD500 O/M ・Connector : HDAB-15P(05) (8AAE000717) ・Plug Case : HDA-CTH(4-40)(10) (JYH0050) : HDBB-25S(05) (8AAE000522) ・Connector...

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