Curtis RCD824 CD Player User Manual

CD PLAYER WITH TURNTABLE ANDSTEREO RADIO RECEIVER
RCD824
INSTRUCTION MANUAL
GRAPHICAL SYMBOLS EXPLANATION AND OUTDOOR USE OR WET LOCATION
WARNING
THE OPERATING INSTRUCTION SHALL ACCOMPANY THE ILLUSTRATION OF THE GRAPHICAL SYMBOLS
MARKED ON THE APPLIANCE, AND AN EXPLANATION OF THEIR MEANING.
IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS
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READ THESE INSTRUCTIONS
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KEEP THESE INSTRUCTIONS
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HEED ALL WARNINGS
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FOLLOW ALL INSTRUCTIONS
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DO NOT USE THIS APPARATUS NEAR WATER
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CLEAN ONLY WITH A DRY CLOTH
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DO NOT BLOCK ANY OF THE VENTILATION OPENINGS. INSTALL IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE
MANUFACTURERS INSTRUCTIONS
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DO NOT INSTALL NEAR ANY HEAT SOURCES SUCH AS RADIATORS, HEAT REGISTERS, STOVES, OR
OTHER APPARATUS (INCLUDING AMPLIFIERS) THAT PRODUCE HEAT.
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DO NOT DEFEAT THE SAFETY PURPOSE OF THE POLARIZED OR GROUNDING – TYPE PLUG. A
POLARIZED PLUG HAS TWO BLADES WITH ONE WIDER THAN THE OTHER. A GROUNDING TYPE PLUG
HAS TWO BLADES AND A THIRD GROUNDING PRONG. THE WIDE BLADE OR THE THIRD PRONG ARE
PROVIDED FOR YOUR SAFETY. WHEN THE PROVIDED PLUG DOES NOT FIT INTO YOUR OUTLET,
CONSULT AN ELECTRICIAN FOR REPLACEMENT OF THE OBSOLETE OUTLET.
10. PROTECT THE POWER CORD FROM BEING WALKED ON OR PINCHED PARTICULARLY AT PLUGS,
CONVENIENCE RECEPTACLES, AND THE POINT WHERE THEY EXIT FROM THE APPARATUS.
11. ONLY USE ATTACHMENTS / ACCESSORIES SPECIFIED BY THE MANUFACTURER.
12. USE ONLY WITH A CART, STAND, TRIPOD, BRACKET, OR TABLE SPECIFIED BY THE MANUFACTURER,
OR SOLD WITH THE APPARATUS. WHEN A CART IS USED, USE CAUTION WHEN MOVING THE CART /
APPARATUS COMBINATION TO AVOID INJURY FROM TIP-OVER.
PROTABLE CART WARNING
13. UNPLUG THIS APPARATUS DURING LIGHTNING STORMS OR WHEN UNUSED FOR LONG PERIODS OF
TIME.
14. REFER ALL SERVICING TO QUALIFIED SERVICE PERSONNEL. SERVICING IS REQUIRED WHEN THE
APPARATUS HAS BEEN DAMAGED IN ANY WAY, SUCH AS POWER-SUPPLY CORD OR PLUG IS DAMAGED,
LIQUID HAS BEEN SPILLED OR OBJECTS HAVE FALLEN INTO THE APPARATUS, THE APPARATUS HAS
BEEN EXPOSED TO RAIN OR MOISTURE, DOES NOT OPERATE NORMALLY, OR HAS BEEN DROPPED.
LOCATION OF CONTROLS
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DUST COVER
DIAL POINTER
LEFT SPEAKER
LED DISPLAY
MEMORY LED INDICATOR
REMOTE SENSOR
FM STEREO LED INDICATOR
CD DOOR
VOLUME KNOB
X-BASS CONTROL BUTTON
PROGRAM BUTTON
REPEAT BUTTON
RIGHT SPEAKER
TUNING KNOB
CD DOOR OPEN BUTTON
CD STOP BUTTON
RADIO BAND SELECTOR
FUNCTION SELECTOR
3.5MM STEREO HEADPHONE JACK
CD PLAY/PAUSE BUTTON
CD SKIP UP
BUTTON
BUTTON
CD SKIP DOWN
SPINDLE ADAPTOR
33/45 RPM SPEED SELECTOR
PICK-UP HOLDER
AUTO STOP SWITCH
LINE OUT SOCKET
FM ANTENNA
AC CORD
CAUTION:
USAGE OF CONTROLS OR ADJUSTMENTS OR PERFORMANCE OF PROCEDURES OTHER THAN THOSE
SPECIFIED HEREIN MAY RESULTE IN HAZARDOUS RADIATION EXPOSURE.
THIS UNIT SHOULD NOT BE ADJUSTED OR REPAIRED BY ANYONE EXCEPT QUALIFIED SERVICE
PERSONNEL.
PRECAUTIONS FOR USE
INSTALLATION
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UNPACK ALL PARTS AND REMOVE PROTECTIVE MATERIAL.
DO NOT CONNECT THE UNIT TO THE MAINS BEFORE CHECKING THE MAINS VOLTAGE AND BEFORE
ALL OTHER CONNECTIONS HAVE BEEN MADE.
DO NOT COVER ANY VENTS AND MAKE SURE THAT THERE IS A SPACE OF SEVERAL CENTIMETERS
AROUND THE UNIT FOR VENTILATION.
CONNECTION
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CONNECT THE POWER CORD TO AC OUTLET
SWITCH THE SYSTEM TO “ RADIO “ FUNCTION. IF THE BACKGROUND OF DIAL SCALE LIGHT UP WITH
AMBER LIGHT, IT’S MEAN THE POWER SUPPLY IS NORMAL. NOW YOUR SYSTEM IS READY TO PLAY
THE MUSIC.
LISTENING TO RADIO
MANUAL TUNING
1. SELECT THE DESIRED BAND BY RADIO BAND SELECTOR (AM OR FM OR FM-STEREO).
2. TUNE TO THE REQUIRED STATION BY TURNING THE TUNING KNOB.
3. ADJUST VOLUME KNOB TO THE DESIRE VOLUME LEVEL.
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FM & FM-STEREO RECEPTION
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SET THE RADIO BAND SELECTOR AT “ FM ” POSITION. PROGRAMS ARE RECEIVED IN MONO MODE. IN
PARTICULAR WHEN STEREO SIGNAL ARE WEAK. IT IS PREFERABLE TO RECEIVE THE PROGRAM IN
MONO.
SET THE RADIO BAND SELECTOR AT “FM-ST” POSITION FOR RECEIVING STEREO PROGRAMS. THE
FM-STEREO LED INDICATOR WILL LIGHT UP TO SHOW FM STEREO PROGRAM IS RECEIVING.
HINTS FOR BEST RECEPTION:-
AM : THE RECEIVER HAS A BUILT-IN AM BAR ANTENNA. IF AM RECECPTION IS WEAK, SLIGHTLY ROTATE
OR RE-POSITIONING OF THE UNIT WILL USUALLY IMPROVE THE AM RECEPTION.
FM : THE RECEIVER HAS A BUILT-IN FM WIRE ANTENNA HANGING AT THE REAR CABINET. THIS WIRE
SHOULD BE TOTALLY UNRAVELED AND EXTENDED FOR BEST RECEPTION.
PLAYING COMPACT DISC
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GETTING START
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SET THE FUNCTION SELECTOR AT “CD” POSITION, OPEN THE CD COMPARTMENT BY PRESSING THE
CD DOOR OPEN BUTTON. PUT A CD DISC INTO THE COMPARTMENT AND CLOSE THE CD DOOR.
FOCUS SEARCH IS PERFORMING IF DISC IS INSIDE. TOTAL NUMBER OF TRACKS IS READ.
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PLAY / PAUSE MODE
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IF PLAY/PAUSE BUTTON IS PRESSED DURING STOP MODE, THE FIRST TRACK WILL BE PLAYED AND
THE PLAYING TRACK WILL DISPLAY AT THE LED DISPLAY.
IF PLAY/PAUSE BUTTON IS PRESSED DURING PLAY MODE, GOTO PAUSE MODE AND THE PAUSE LED
INDICATOR WILL FLASHING.
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STOP MODE
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IF STOP BUTTON IS PRESSED DURING PLAY OR PAUSE MODE. GO TO STOP MODE AND DISPLAY TOTAL
NUMBER OF TRACK ON LED DISPLAY.
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SKIP MODE (SKIP UP
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DURING PLAY OR PAUSE MODE, IF SKIP UP BUTTON IS PRESSED IT WILL GO TO NEXT TRACK AND
DISPLAY THE TRACK NO. AND THEN CONTINUOU THE PLAY OR PAUSE MODE.
DURING PLAY OR PAUSE MODE, IF BACK BUTTON IS PRESSED IT WILL GO BACK TO THE BEGINNING
OF THE TRACK, SAME TRACK NO. IS DISPLAY CD AND CONTINUOUS THE PLAY OR PAUSE MODE.
AFTER STEP, PRESS BACK BUTTON AGAIN IT WILL GO TO THE PREVIOUS TRACK AND CONTINUOU THE
PLAY OR PAUSE MODE.
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REPEAT MODE
PRESS THE REPEAT BUTTON BEFORE OR DURING PLAY, A SINGLE TRACK OR ALL THE TRACKS CAN BE
REPEATED. EACH PRESS SWITCH THE REPEAT MODE AS FOLLOW:(1) REPEAT 1
(2) REPEAT ALL
(3) REPEAT OFF
REPEAT MODE
REPEAT 1
REPEAT ALL
REPEAT OFF
REPEAT LED
INDICATOR
FLASHING
LIGHT UP
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CD PROGRAMMING
UP TO 20 TACKS CAN BE PROGRAMMED FOR DISC PLAY IN ANY ORDER. BEFORE USE, BE SURE TO PRESS
THE STOP BUTTON.
1. SET IN CD MODE.
2. PRESS THE PROGRAM BUTTON AND THE PROGRAM LED INDICATOR WILL LIGHT UP & FLASHING.
3. SELECT A DESIRED TRACK BY USING THE SKIP BUTTONS.
4. PRESS THE MEMORY BUTTON TO ENTER THE TRACK INTO THE MEMORY.
5. REPEAT STEPS 3 AND 4 TO ENTER ADDITIONAL TRACKS INTO THE MEMORY IF NECESSARY.
6. WHEN ALL THE DESIRED TRACKS HAVE BEEN PROGRAMMED, PRESS PLAY/PAUSE BUTTON TO PLAY
THE DISC IN THE ORDER YOU HAVE PROGRAMMED. THE MEMROY LED INDICATOR WILL LIGHT UP AND
FLASHING DURING PLAYBACK
7. PRESS STOP BUTTON TO TERMINATE PROGRAM PLAY.
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PHONO
NOTED:
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REMOVE THE STYLUS PROTECTOR.
BE SURE THAT THE TONE ARM IS BEING DETACHED FROM THE TONE ARM
REST BEFORE OPERATING AND RE-SECURED AGAIN AFTERWARDS.
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SELECT TO “ PHONO ” FUNCTION.
SET THE SPEED SELECTOR TO THE PROPER POSITION DEPENDING ON THE
RECORD TO BE PLAYED.
PLACE THE RECORD ON THE PLATTER (USE THE SPINDLE ADAPTOR IF REQUIRED).
LIFT THE TONE ARM FROM THE REST AND SLOWLY MOVE IT TO THE RECORD SIDE.
THE PLATTER WILL START TO ROTATE.
PLACE THE TONE ARM TO THE DESIRED POSITION OF THE RECORD.
ADJUST THE VOLUME TO THE DESIRED LEVEL.
AT THE END OF RECORD, THE PLATTER WILL AUTOMATICALLY STOP ROTATING. LIFT THE TONE ARM
FROM THE RECORD AND RETURN IT TO THE REST.
TO STOP MANUALLY, LIFT THE TONE ARM FROM THE RECORD AND RETURN IT TO THE REST.
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REMARK : AS SOME KIND OF RECORD THE AUTO-STOP AREA WAS OUT OF THE UNIT SETTING, SO IT WILL
STOP BEFORE THE LAST RACK FINISH. IN THIS CASE, SELECT THE AUTO-STOP SWITCH (26) TO “ OFF
“ POSITION, THEN IT WILL RUN TO THE END OF THE RECORD BUT WILL NOT STOP AUTOMATICALLY (TURN
OFF THE UNIT BY POWER BUTTON OR SWITCH BACK THE AUTO-STOP SWITCH TO “ ON “ POSITION TO
STOP THE PLATTER ROTATE). THEN PUT BACK THE TONE ARM TO THE REST POSITION.
LINE OUT CONNECTION
YOU CAN CONNECT THE SYSTEM TO YOUR WHOLE HI-FI SYSTEM BY CONNECTING THE LINE OUT SOCKET
(27) TO THE AUXILIARY INPUT SOCKET WITH A RCA CABLE (NOT INCLUDED).
REMARK : THE SOUND FROM THE ORIGINAL BUILD-IN SPEAKER WILL NOT BE TERMINATED EVEN AFTER
CONNECTING TO OTHER HI-FI SYSTEM VIA LINE OUT SOCKET. YOU CAN TURN THE VOLUME OF SYSTEM
TO MINIMUM LEVEL IF YOU PREFER THE SOUND COMING FROM THE HI-FI SYSTEM ONLY.
REMOTE CONTROL TRANSMITTER
CONTROL FUNCTIONS
BATTERY INSTALLATION (BATTERY NOT PROVIDED)
THE INFRA-RED TRANSMITTER REQUIRES 2 PC AAA SIZE BATTERY FOR OPERATION
BUTTON DESCRIPTION
1) PROGRAM
IN CD MODE, PRESS TO ENTER PROGRAM
MODE.
2) REPEAT
IN CD MODE, PRESS TO ENABLE REPEAT
PLAY
3) SKIP/SEARCH FORWARD
PRESS ONCE TO SKIP TO NEXT TRACK,
PRESS & HOLD FOR SEARCH FORWARD
SKIP/SEARCH BACKWARD
PRESS ONCE TO SKIP TO PREVIOUS
TACK.PRESS & HOLD FOR SEARCH
BACKWARD
4) PLAY/PAUSE
IN CD MODE, PRESS ONCE TO START
PLAYBACK. PRESS ONCE AGAIN TO STOP THE
DISC PLAY TEMPORARILY.
5) STOP
PRESS TO TERMINATE CD PLAYBACK.
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