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Models Overview Features Specifications

VP-9000 Specifications

Video recording system:
Rotary two-head helical scan system

FM recording

Converted subcarrier direct recorded

Video signal system:
CCIR monochrome, PAL colour


1.0Vp-p +- 0,2V, 75 ohms, unbalanced sync negative

Dubbing output:
7. pin x 1

Horizontal resolution:
SP mode: 300 lines (colour/monochrome)
High Band mode 260 lines (colour/monochrome)
Low Band mode: 250 lines (colour/monochrome)

Signal-to-noise ratio:
SP/High Band/Low band mode:
Better than 46dB (colour)
Better than 48dB (monochrome)

External sync input:
2.5V (2.0-5.0Vpp), unbalanced sync negative

RF out (off tape):
0.5Vp-p +- 0.1V, 75 ohms, unbalanced


LINE: +4dBm (at 600 ohm load), balanced
HEADPHONE: -26dB to -46dB, (at 8 ohms load)
MONITOR: -5dB (at 47K ohm load), unbalanced.

Signal-to-noise ratio:
SP mode: Better than 52dB (at 3% distortion level, without Dolby NR)
Conventional mode: Better than 50dB (at 3% distortion)

Less than 2%

Frequency response:
50Hz to 15kHz

Wow and flutter:
Less than 0.23% P-P (DIN)

Tape transport:

Tape speed:
9,53 cm/sec

Recording and playback time:
60 min (with Sony KSP-60 U-matic video cassettes)

Fast forward time:
Less than 4 min (with Sorry KSP-60 U-matic video cassettes)

Rewind time:
Less than 4 min (with Sorry KSP-60 U-matic video cassettes)

Search speed:
STILL, +- 1/30,1/10,1/5,1/2,1,2, 5 times normal speed (+- 8 times with the RM-580)

Sony KSP, KSP-S, KCA-BRS, KCA-K, KCS-BRS, KCS-K type or equivalent


Power requirements:
AC 220 / 24OV, +- 10%, 50/60Hz +- 10%

Power consumption:
70W (with the RM-580 and RFK-660)

Operating temperature:
5°C to 40°C (41°F to 104°F)

Approx. 424(W) x 192(H) x 492(D) mm

Approx. 18 kg (37.5 lb)

Supplied accessories:
AC cord, Operation manual, RF unit cover

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