V-8600
1980
Betamax V-8600



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Specifications

System

Video recording system
Rotary four-head helical scanning
Video Signal
CCIR standards, PAL colour
Aerial input
75-ohm, asymmetrical aerial socket
Channel coverage
UHF: Western European channels
E21 - E68
(Up to 12 programmes can be preset.)
RF output signal
UHF channels E30 to E39 (variable)
75 ohms, unbalanced

Video

Audio frequency response
50Hz to 10,000Hz
Audio S/N
Better than 40dB

Inputs and outputs

Video input
VIDEO IN: BNC connector
1.0 V (p-p)
75 ohms, unbalanced,
sync negative
Video output
VIDEO OUT: BNC connector
1.0 V (p-p)
75Ohms, unbalanced,
sync negative
Audio input
AUDIO IN: Phono jack
unbalanced
Audio output
AUDIO OUT: Phono jack
unbalanced

Tape transport

Tape speed 18.73 mm/sec.
Maximum recording time
2 hours 10 min. (with Sony L-500 cassette)
3 hours 15 min. (with L-750)

Timer

24-hour cycle
Timer setting Only for recording
3 Event, 8 Day
Time indication

General

Power requirements
240v AC, 50-60 Hz
Dimensions
Approx. 485 x 158 x 385 mm (w/h/d)
including projecting parts and controls
Weight
Approx. 14.5 kg net

Many thanks to James Copp-Taylor [email protected] for providing information and picture on this model.

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