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Casio 3034 Operation Manual

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Getting Acquainted
Congratulations upon your selection of this CASIO watch. To get the most out of your
purchase, be sure to read this manual carefully.
Keep the watch exposed to bright light
Bright Light
Solar cell
• The watch continues to operate, even when it is not exposed to light. Leaving the
watch in the dark can cause the battery to run down, which will result in some watch
functions to be disabled. If the battery goes dead, you will have to re-configure watch
settings after recharging. To ensure normal watch operation, be sure to keep it
exposed to light as much as possible.
Battery charges in the light.
Bright Light
Solar cell
(Converts light to
electrical power.)
Rechargeable battery
General Guide
• Press B to change from mode to mode.
• In any mode (except when a setting screen is on the display), press L to illuminate
the display.
Radio-controlled Timekeeping
DST indicator
Month – Day
Hour : Minutes
PM indicator
• The first thing you should do after purchasing this watch is to set your Home City,
which is the city where you will use the watch normally. For more information, see
"To set your Home City" below.
• When using the watch in an area that is outside of the range of the transmitters in
Rugby and Mainflingen, you need to adjust the time manually as required. See
"Timekeeping" for information about manual settings.
To set your Home City
City code
• Normally, your watch should show the correct time as soon as you select your Home
City code. If it does not, it should adjust automatically after the next auto receive
operation (in the middle of the night). You also can perform manual receive or you
can set the time manually.
• If you are in an area that does not use Daylight Saving Time (summer time), turn off
the DST setting.
Operation Guide 3034
The electricity generated by the solar cell of the watch is
stored by a built-in battery. Leaving or using the watch
where it is not exposed to light causes the battery to run
down. Make sure the watch is exposed to light as much as
• When you are not wearing the watch on your wrist,
position the face so it is pointed at a source of bright
• You should try to keep the watch outside of your sleeve
as much as possible. Charging is reduced significantly if
the face is only partially covered.
Battery discharges in the dark.
Timekeeping Mode
Press B.
This watch receives a time calibration signal and updates
its time setting accordingly. The time calibration signal
includes both Standard Time and Daylight Saving Time
(summer time) data.
• This watch is designed to pick up the time calibration
signal transmitted from Rugby, England and the signal
from Mainflingen, Germany.
Current Time Setting
This watch adjusts its time setting automatically in
accordance with a time calibration signal. You can also
perform a manual procedure to set the time and date,
when necessary.
1. In the Timekeeping Mode, hold down A until the city
code starts to flash, which indicates the setting screen.
2. Use C(east) and L(west) to select the city code you
want to use as your Home City.
• The following are the city codes for major cities in the
Western Europe time zones.
: Lisbon
: London
: Barcelona
: Madrid
: Paris
: Milano
: Rome
: Berlin
: Stockholm
: Athens
3. Press A to exit the setting screen.
• The actual level at which some functions are disabled depends on the watch model.
• Frequent display illumination can run down the battery quickly and require charging.
The following guidelines give an idea of the charging time required to recover from a
single illumination operation.
Approximately 5 minutes exposure to bright sunlight coming in through a window
Approximately 50 minutes exposure to indoor fluorescent lighting
• Be sure to read "Power Supply" for important information you need to know
when exposing the watch to bright light.
If the display of the watch is blank...
If the display of the watch is blank, it means that the watch's Power Saving function
has turned off the display to conserve power.
• See "Power Saving Function" for more information.
About This Manual
World Time Mode
Stopwatch Mode
Time Calibration Signal Reception
There are two different methods you can use to receive the time calibration signal:
auto receive and manual receive.
• Auto Receive
With auto receive, the watch receives the time calibration signal automatically up to
six times a day. When any auto receive is successful, the remaining auto receive
operations are not performed. For more information, see "About Auto Receive".
• Manual Receive
Manual receive lets you start a time calibration receive operation with the press of a
button. For more information, see "To perform manual receive".
• When getting ready to receive the time calibration signal, position the watch as
shown in the nearby illustration, with its 12 o'clock side facing towards a window.
Make sure there are no metal objects nearby.
Resin Band
• The watch should not be on its side or facing the wrong way.
• Proper signal reception can be difficult or even impossible under the conditions listed
Inside or
Inside a
• Signal reception is normally better at night than during the day.
• Time calibration signal reception takes from two to five minutes, but in some cases it
can take as long as 12 minutes. Take care that you do not perform any button
operations or move the watch during this time.
• Depending on the model of your watch, display text
appears either as dark figures on a light background, or
light figures on a dark background. All sample displays
in this manual are shown using dark figures on a light
• Button operations are indicated using the letters shown
in the illustration.
• Each section of this manual provides you with the
information you need to perform operations in each
mode. Further details and technical information can be
found in the "Reference" section.
Alarm Mode
Countdown Timer Mode
Metal Band
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Near high-
appliances or
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power lines
other sources
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  Summary of Contents for Casio 3034

  • Page 1 Operation Guide 3034 Getting Acquainted Congratulations upon your selection of this CASIO watch. To get the most out of your • The actual level at which some functions are disabled depends on the watch model. purchase, be sure to read this manual carefully.
  • Page 2: World Time

    Operation Guide 3034 • This watch is designed to receive the time calibration signal transmitted from Rugby, Note • To interrupt a receive operation and return to the Timekeeping Mode, press C. England and the signal from Mainflingen, Germany. • If the receive operation is unsuccessful, the message...
  • Page 3: Countdown Timer

    60 minutes. An alarm sounds when the countdown or CASIO distributor about having it replaced. • Never try to remove or replace the watch’s special battery yourself. Use of the wrong reaches zero.
  • Page 4 Operation Guide 3034 • The LOW indicator flashes on the display in the Timekeeping Mode when battery is Setting the Time and Date at Level 3. Make sure you select your Home City code before you change the current time and •...
  • Page 5 Operation Guide 3034 Hiding the Date/Day of the Week Radio-controlled Timekeeping Precautions • Strong electrostatic charge can result in the wrong time being set. You can configure the watch so the date/day of the week does not appear on the main •...
  • Page 6: City Code Table

    Operation Guide 3034 City Code Table City City Other major cities in same time zone Code Differential Pago Pago –11.0 Honolulu –10.0 Papeete Anchorage –09.0 Nome Vancouver San Francisco, Las Vegas, –08.0 Los Angeles Seattle/Tacoma, Dawson City Edmonton –07.0 El Paso...