Open as PDF
1 – Introduction
About SD cards
This unit uses SD cards for recording and playback.
SD cards that meet SD/SDHC standards and are at least 512 MB can be used
with this unit.
A list of SD cards that have been confirmed for use with this unit can be found
on the TASCAM website (http://tascam.com/). Please check this site or contact
TASCAM customer support.
Precautions for use
SD cards are delicate media. In order to avoid damaging a card or the card
slot, please take the following precautions when handling them.
Do not leave them in extremely hot or cold places.
Do not leave them in extremely humid places.
Do not let them get wet.
Do not put things on top of them or twist them.
Do not hit them.
Precautions for installation
The unit’s nominal operating temperature is from 5º to 35º C (41º–95º F).
Do not install in the following types of places. Doing so could degrade the
sound quality or cause malfunctions.
• Places with significant vibrations
• Near windows or other places exposed to direct sunlight
• Near heaters or other extremely hot places
• Extremely cold places
• Places with high humidity or bad ventilation
• Dusty places
• Places directly exposed to rain or other water
Do not place this unit on top of a power amplifier or other device that
Beware of condensation
If the unit is moved from a cold to a warm place, or used immediately after a
cold room has been heated or otherwise exposed to a sudden temperature
change, condensation could occur. Should this happen, leave the unit for one
or two hours before turning the unit on.
Cleaning the unit
To clean the unit, wipe it gently with a soft dry cloth. Do not wipe with
chemical cleaning cloths, paint thinner, ethyl alcohol or other chemical agents
to clean the unit as they could damage the surface.