h. Locate the desired edit out points on the player and the recorder
using PLAY or SEARCH dial knob. Engage the STILL mode after locating the
i. Press the OUT and ENTRY button simultaneously on the player and
recorder side of the ECU. Both entry-out indicators should be lit without
NOTE: Observe both IN and OUT indicators to ensure
that correct start and end points have been selected.
Only one out point will be accepted by the ECU.
j. Press the PREVIEW button and observe the monitors for the rehearsal
edit. If not satisfied with the edit, repeat steps a through i above.
k. Press the IN or OUT button simultaneously with the plus (+) or minus
(-) sign buttons to adjust the start or ending points forward (+) or
l. Repeat step i above until satisfied, then, press the auto edit
m. Always leave at least 5 seconds of control track before the start of
each edit in point.
When the edit is completed, both VCRs will stop
Learning Event 2:
PERFORM VIDEO TAPE EDITING USING THE INSERT MODE (SINGLE-SOURCE EDITING
To edit in the INSERT mode, follow the steps below:
a. Perform the steps in Learning Event 1, paragraphs 3a through f, to
prepare for editing.
b. Lay down a control track for the entire length of the production (30
min, 1 hr, etc).
c. Check to ensure that the control track does not contain
breakups. If there are breakups, then re-record the control track.
d. Record in the INSERT mode color bars with tone (refer to your unit's
SOP. If no SOP exists, follow paragraph 2a through f below).
Select audio, video or both on the edit mode selector switch.
a. Locate the desired edit in point on the player and the recorder
using the PLAY or SEARCH dial knob.
Engage the STILL mode after locating
the starting points.