Operational control of VR
a. The POWER button has only one function and that is to supply power
to the recorder by pressing it once; press the button a second time to turn
it off. It is important to remember to turn the power off when you are not
recording in order to save the batteries' energy.
b. The PLAY button.
Press to start the playback mode of operation.
The PLAY indicator will light. At this time the operator will be able to
view the video already recorded on the tape through the viewfinder or
optional video monitor connected to the VCR. When viewing the video through
the camera viewfinder, the audio will be heard through a headset.
using the optional video monitor, the operator can hear the audio through an
optional audio monitor.
c. The RECORD button pressed together with the PLAY button will start
If you press the PLAY button before the
RECORD button, the VR will only go into the playback
mode and recording will not start. After pressing the
RECORD and PLAY button together, the RECORD and PLAY
indicator will light.
To stop recording, press the
When the RECORD button is pressed by
itself, the input video signal can be seen on the
monitor, but is not being recorded.
recording process the control track, video and audio,
are being recorded on the tape.