Connection to digital amplifier or MD
Connect the DIGITAL OUT (OPTICAL) jack to the digital input jack
of the amplifier, DAT recorder, MD recorder, etc., using an optical
fiber cable which is commercially available in audio stores.
÷ When using an optical fiber cable to connect this unit to a digital
amplifier, insert the plug straight into the jack until a snap sound is
÷ Be careful not to bend, coil, or bundle the optical fiber cable.
÷ Optical fiber cables available on the market may not always be able to
be used with this player. If your cord cannot be used with this unit,
consult the store from which you purchased the cord or your nearest
Connection to a general-use amplifier
Use the provided audio cords to connect the OUTPUT jacks of this
unit to the CD input jacks (or AUX jacks) of the amplifier.
System control connections
Connecting system control cords after connecting a KENWOOD
audio component system lets you take advantage of convenient
system control operations.
This unit is compatible only with the [SL16] mode. The system
control operation is not available if the unit is connected in the
[XS8] connection mode.
If your component has the mode select switch, set the connected
components to the [SL16] mode.
÷ You can connect the system control cord to either system control
jack of the unit.
÷ Do this operation after completing all connections.
(Ensure that the power plug is not connected.)
1. If your amplifier or receiver does not have a system control
terminal, do not connect any system control cords to the
system control terminals on the other components.
2. Do not connect system control cords to any components
other than those specified by KENWOOD. It may cause a
malfunction and damage your unit.
3. Be sure the system control plugs are inserted all the way
in to the system control terminals.
System control operations
Lets you operate this unit with the system remote control unit supplied with the amplifier or receiver.
Automatically switches the input selector on the amplifier or receiver when you start playback from this unit.
Lets you synchronize recording with the start of playback when recording from a CD. Also, the simple CCRS operation enables great recordings from
See the operating instructions supplied with your cassette deck for details.
Optical fiber cable
Amplifier or receiver
Cassette deck or MD