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SMPTE Time Code Generator/Reader

The TC-3 SMPTE Time Code Generator/Reader allows the standard Video SMPTE Time Code to be generated on and read from 8 mm, 1/2", 3/4" or 1" tape. Features include ability to generate window dubs, drop frame and field 1 indicator, plus a jam sync mode. The high legibility characters have user adjustable position and size, allowing for flexibility in the video display. The TC-3 also has selectable auto backtime of 0:30, 1:00, 1:30 and 2:00 minutes. The longitudinal time code can be recorded on an audio channel or a separate time code channel, if the recorder is so equipped. The time code then can be read back at play speed.

Options: S-video (Y/C) format as Model TC-3YC, Rack mount.

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Specifications - TC-3

Video Input: Standard 1 Volt, 75 Ohms, BNC, 4 pin MiniDIN on Y/C
Video Output: Standard 1 Volt, 75 Ohms, BNC, 4 pin MiniDIN on Y/C
Time Code In (Audio): -13 to +7 dBm (500 mV to 5 V P-P) Zin=100K, Phono Connector
Time Code Out (Audio): 0.0 to 2.0 V adjustable, Zout=2K, Phono Connector
Time Code: SMPTE 80 Bit longitudinal drop frame/non-drop frame
User Bits: 8 settable digits, format is hexadecimal 0-F
Size: 5.6 W x 1.5 H x 7.0 D inches Aluminum Enclosure

DC Powered: 11-14 Vdc (see chart for current requirements)
Wall module (included): 120 VAC 60 Hz, 12 Vdc 500 mA, UL Listed
Warranty: Two Years Parts and Labor

Burst Electronics, Inc
Phone (505) 898-1455
FAX   (505) 898-0159

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