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Sony PCM-7040 DAT Recorder

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Sony's PCM-7040 DAT recorder offers high-quality 2-channel digital recording with SMPTE time code. This high-end recorder is useful for a wide range of audio recording applications where time code synchronization and external control are required


• 2 channel time code DAT audio recorder with comprehensive external control and synchronization capabilities
• Included as standard; Time Code Reader/Generator, Digital I/O, Memory Start, RS-232C I/F, and Edit Memory
• Compact, lightweight and low power consumption
• Start ID level Sync Function enables the PCM-7040 to write a Start ID automatically each time the audio level rises from period of silence and exceeds a selectable audio threshold
• Internal clock for Time Date allows the automatic time-stamping of recording. This date and time data can be read later from the tape on any PCM-7040
• Eject Control via 37-pin Parallel Remote
• Key Reassignment for ease of use
• Support the Sony ISR (Interactive Status Reporting) System which allows the user to remotely monitor and report the Status of critical performance parameters within the unit (via RS-232C or modem)
• External Synchronization-The PCM-7040 recorder, with digital I/O and a time code reader/generator provided as standard, can be locked to a variety of external reference signals
• General Purpose Interfacing facility 37-pin connector provides an interface to the RM-D7100 remote controller or to a synchronizer for remote control of transport functions.
• Comprehensive Serial Remote Control 9-pin remote connector for convenient control from external equipment
• Sub-code Recording
• Search/Locate Function-
• Time Code Locate
• Cueing
• Start ID Search
• Program Number and End ID Locate
• Blank Search
• Input Signal Level Control
• Variable Speed Recording.
• Quantization: 16-bit linear
• Modulation: 8 to 10 modulation
• Recording Time: 124 minutes (with Sony PDP-124)
• Sampling Frequency: 48kHz, 44.1kHz
• Variable Speed Range: (12.5% (playback)
• Frequency Response: 20 Hz to 20 kHz (0.5 dB)
• Power Requirements: AC 120V (10% 60 Hz
AC 230V +6/-10% 50/60Hz
• Power Consumption: Approximately 38 W at AC 120 V, Approximately 0.3 A at AC 230V
• Recording System: Rotary-head DAT recording
• Tape Speed: 8.15 mm/s
• Scanner Rotation Speed: 2000 rpm (standard recording/playback)
• Track Pitch: 13.6 m
• Head System: Helical scanning rotary 4-head system
• FF and REW Time: Max. 60s (with Sony PDP-124)
• Shuttle Speed: x1/5, x1/2 , x1, x3, x8, or x16 normal speed
• Jog Speed: x 0 to x 1, x 3 normal speed
• Number of Channels: 2 channels
• Error Correction: Double-encoded RSC (Read Solomon Code)
• S/N Ratio: More than 90 dB
• T.H.D.: Less than 0.5% at reference level
• Wow and Flutter: Below measurable limit
• Cross Talk: Less than -80 dB (20 Hz to 20 kHz)
• Differential Phase: within 10' (20 kHz)
• Delay Time: Approximately 135 ms (RAW mode)
• Analog Inputs: +4 dBs (+24dBs max.), 10k or 600Ohms balanced, XLR-3-31 type (x2)
• Analog Outputs: +4 dBs (+24dBs max.), less than 50Ohms balanced, XLR-3-32 type (x2)
• Digital Inputs: AES/EBU (with transformer), 110Ohms XLR-3-31 type
• Digital Outputs: AES/EBU (with transformer), 20Ohms XLR-3-32 type
• Time Code Inputs: IEC461 (SMPTE/EBU), 0.5 to 10 Vp-p (10 k(), XLR-3-31 type
• Time Code Outputs: IEC461 (SMPTE/EBU), 2.4 Vp-p, XLR-3-32 type
• Word Sync Inputs: TTL compatible, 75Ohms Unbalanced, BNC type
• Word Sync Outputs: TTL compatible, low impedance, unbalanced, BNC type
• Video Sync Inputs: NTSC/PAL/SECAM or 50 Hz 60 Hz square wave, 0.3 to 4 Vp-p, 75Ohms unbalanced, BNC type
• Parallel Remote: TTL compatible, D-sub 37-pin, TTL compatible, DIN 8-pin
• Serial Remote: RS-422, D-sub 9-pin
• Computer I/F: RS-232C, D-sub 25-pin
• Monitor Outputs: -10 dBs, at less than 150Ohms RCA pin jack (x2)
• Headphone Outputs: -26 dBs at reference level (8( load) stereo phone jack.

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