VTC-M40
1984
Betamax VTC-M40


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Specifications

System

Television system
CCIR PAL standard colour TV system
Recording system
Rotary two-head helical-scan system
Tape speed
18.73 mm/sec
Tape loading system
Automatic front loading (U-type)
Tuner channels
Australia VHF: 0-11; UHF: 21-65
New Zealand VHF: 1-10; UHF: 21-65
RF converter
Built-in VHF converter
Converter output
Australia On channel 3/4 (switchable)
New Zealand On channel 2/3 (switchable)
Time indication
AM/PM 12-hour
Timer recording operation
On/off at specified time of the day for 14 days
Maximum number of programmes
8
Tape counter
4-digit electronic display
Auto rewind system
Activated at end of tape when power switch is in "On" position
Infrared remote control functions
Power On/Off, Channel Up/Down, Rec, Rew/R-Search, Play, F.Fwd/F-Search, Stop, Record, Pause/Still, Video/TV

Terminals

Antenna input
DIN female
Antenna output
DIN male
Video input
BNC
Video output
BNC
Audio input
US pin jack
Audio output
US pin jack
Remote pause
2.5 mm jack

Electrical Specifications

Video output level
1.0 +/- 0.2 Vpp
Video output impedance
75 +/- 5 ohms
Audio output level
-10dBs
Audio output impedance
Less than 10 k ohms
Video input level
0.5-2.0 Vpp
Video input impedance
75 +/- 5 ohms
Audio input level
-10 dBs
Audio input impedance
High
Video S/N ratio
Luminance 43dB, Chrominance 35dB
Horizontal resolution
Colour 250 lines
Audio bandwidth
Normal 50Hz - 10kHz, Hi-Fi 20Hz-20kHz

General

Power source
240V AC +/- 10%, 50Hz
Power consumption
36W
Dimensions
420(W) x 117(H) x 360(D)mm
Weight
8.6 kg
Accessories
Owner's manual, antenna connector cable, infrared remote control, demonstration tape

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