JLIP VIDEO CAPTURE BOX
COPYRIGHT© 1997 VICTOR COMPANY OF JAPAN, LTD..
JVC COMPANY OF AMERICA
DIVISION OF US JVC CORP.
41 Slater Drive, Elmwood Park, N.J. 07407
JVC CANADA INC.
21 Finchdene Square, Scarborough Ontario M1X 1A7
MANUAL DE INSTRUCCIONES
BOÎTIER DE CAPTURE VIDÉO JLIP
CAJA DE CAPTURA DE VIDEO JLIP
Printed in Japan
For Customer Use:
Enter below the Serial No. of the
GV-CB1U JLIP VIDEO CAPTURE BOX.
The serial number is located on the
bottom of the JLIP VIDEO CAPTURE
RISK OF ELECTRIC SHOCK
DO NOT OPEN
TO REDUCE THE RISK OF ELECTRIC SHOCK.
DO NOT REMOVE COVER (OR BACK).
NO USER-SERVICEABLE PARTS INSIDE.
REFER SERVICING TO QUALIFIED SERVICE PERSONNEL.
The lightning flash with arrowhead symbol, within an
equilateral triangle, is intended to alert the user to the
presence of uninsulated "dangerous voltage" within the
product's enclosure that may be of sufficient magnitude
to constitute a risk of electric shock to persons.
The exclamation point within an equilateral triangle is
intended to alert the user to the presence of important
operating and maintenance (servicing) instructions in
the literature accompanying the appliance.
The AC Adapter should be used with:
AC 120 V`, 60 Hz
To prevent electric shock and hazards, DO NOT use
any other power source.
TO PREVENT ELECTRIC SHOCK MATCH WIDE
BLADE OF PLUG TO WIDE SLOT, FULLY INSERT.
POUR ÉVITER LES CHOCS ÉLECTRIQUES,
INTRODUIRE LA LAME LA PLUS LARGE DE LA
FICHE DANS LA BORNE CORRESPONDANTE DE
LA PRISE ET POUSSER JUSQU'AU FOND.
TO PREVENT FIRE OR SHOCK
HAZARD, DO NOT EXPOSE
THIS UNIT TO RAIN OR
The rating plate (serial number plate) and safety
caution are on the bottom of the VIDEO CAPTURE
The rating plate (serial number plate) of the AC
Adapter is on its top.
This Class B digital apparatus meets all requirements
of the Canadian Interference Causing Equipment
"Cet appareil numérique de la classe B respecte toutes
les exigences du Règlement sur le matériel brouilleur
Thank you for purchasing this VIDEO CAPTURE BOX.
Before use, please read the safety information and
precautions contained in the following pages to
ensure safe use of this product.
Using This Instruction Manual
· All major sections and subsections are listed in the
Table Of Contents (
pg. 8, 9).
· Notes appear after most subsections. Be sure to read
these as well.
· Basic and advanced features/operation are separated for
It is recommended that you . . .
.... refer to "Controls and Connectors" (
pg. 11) and
familiarize yourself with connector locations before
.... read thoroughly the Safety Precautions and Safety
Instructions that follow. They contain extremely
important information regarding the safe use of your
new VIDEO CAPTURE BOX.
You are recommended to carefully read the cautions
on pgs. 5 and 6 before use.
Declaration of Conformity
Model Number :
Trade Name :
Responsible party :
US JVC CORP.
41 Slater Drive, Elmwood
Park, N. J. 07407
Telephone Number :
This device complies with Part 15 of FCC Rules.
Operation is subject to the following two conditions:
(1) This device may not cause harmful interference,
and (2) this device must accept any interference
received, including interference that may cause
Change or modifications not approved by the party
responsible for compliance could void the user's
authority to operate the equipment. This equipment
has been tested and found to comply with the limits
for a Class B digital device, pursuant to Part 15 of the
FCC Rules. These limits are designed to provide
reasonable protection against harmful interference in a
residential installation. This equipment generates,
uses, and can radiate radio frequency energy and, if
not installed and used in accordance with the
instructions, may cause harmful interference to radio
communications. However, there is no guarantee that
interference will not occur in a particular installation.
If this equipment does cause harmful interference to
radio or television reception, which can be deter-
mined by turning the equipment off and on, the user is
encouraged to try to correct the interference by one or
more of the following measures:
Reorient or relocate the receiving antenna.
Increase the separation between the equipment and
Connect the equipment into an outlet on a circuit
different from that to which the receiver is connected.
Consult the dealer or an experienced radio/TV
technician for help.
1. Outdoor Antenna Grounding
If an outside antenna or cable system is connected to the
product, be sure the antenna or cable system is grounded
so as to provide some protection against voltage surges
and built-up static charges. Article 810 of the National
Electrical Code, ANSI/NFPA 70, provides information
with regard to proper grounding of the mast and
supporting structure, grounding of the lead-in wire to an
antenna discharge unit, size of grounding conductors,
location of antenna discharge unit, connection to
grounding electrodes, and
requirements for the grounding electrode.
For added protection for this product during a lightning
storm, or when it is left unattended and unused for long
periods of time, unplug it from the wall outlet and
disconnect the antenna or cable system. This will prevent
damage to the product due to lightning and power-line
3. Power Lines
An outside antenna system should not be located in the
vicinity of overhead power lines or other electric light or
power circuits, or where it can fall into such power lines
or circuits. When installing an outside antenna system,
extreme care should be taken to keep from touching such
power lines or circuits as contact with them might be
Electrical energy can perform many useful functions. But
improper use can result in potential electrical shock or
fire hazards. This product has been engineered and
manufactured to assure your personal safety. In order not
to defeat the built-in safeguards, observe the following
basic rules for its installation, use and servicing.
Follow and obey all warnings and instructions marked on
your product and its operating instructions. For your
safety, please read all the safety and operating instructions
before you operate this product and keep this manual for
1. Grounding or Polarization
Your product may be equipped with a polarized
alternating-current line plug (a plug having one blade
wider than the other). This plug will fit into the power
outlet only one way. This is a safety feature.
If you are unable to insert the plug fully into the outlet, try
reversing the plug. If the plug should still fail to fit,
contact your electrician to replace your obsolete outlet.
Do not defeat the safety purpose of the polarized plug.
2. Power Sources
Operate your product only from the type of power source
indicated on the marking label. If you are not sure of the
type of power supply to your home, consult your product
dealer or local power company. If your product is
intended to operate from battery power, or other sources,
refer to the operating instructions.
Do not overload wall outlets, extension cords, or integral
convenience receptacles as this can result in a risk of fire
or electric shock.
4. Power Cord Protection
Power supply cords should be routed so that they are not
likely to be walked on or pinched by items placed upon
or against them, paying particular attention to cords at
plugs, convenience receptacles, and the point where they
exit from the product.
Slots and openings in the cabinet are provided for
ventilation. To ensure reliable operation of the product
and to protect it from overheating, these openings must
not be blocked or covered.
· Do not block the openings by placing the product on a
bed, sofa, rug or other similar surface.
· Do not place the product in a built-in installation such
as a bookcase or rack unless proper ventilation is
provided or the manufacturer's instructions have been
6. Wall or Ceiling Mounting
The product should be mounted to a wall or ceiling only
as recommended by the manufacturer.
LEAD IN WIRE
(NEC SECTION 810-21)
POWER SERVICE GROUNDING ELECTRODE SYSTEM
(NEC ART 250. PART H)
NEC NATIONAL ELECTRICAL CODE
EXAMPLE OF ANTENNA GROUNDING AS PER
NATIONAL ELECTRICAL CODE, ANSI/NFPA 70
To avoid personal injury:
· Do not place this product on an unstable cart,
stand, tripod, bracket or table. It may fall,
causing serious injury to a child or adult, and
serious damage to the product.
· Use only with a cart, stand, tripod, bracket, or
table recommended by the manufacturer or sold
with the product.
· Use a mounting accessory recommended by the
manufacturer and follow the manufacturer's
instructions for any mounting of the product.
· Do not try to roll a cart with small casters across
thresholds or deep-pile carpets.
2. Product and Cart Combination
A product and cart combination should be moved
with care. Quick stops, excessive force, and
uneven surfaces may cause the product and cart
combination to overturn.
3. Water and Moisture
Do not use this product near
water--for example, near a
bath tub, wash bowl,
kitchen sink or laundry tub,
in a wet basement, or near a
swimming pool and the like.
4. Object and Liquid Entry
Never push objects of any kind into this product
through openings as they may touch dangerous
voltage points or short-out parts that could result in
a fire or electric shock. Never spill liquid of any
kind on the product.
Do not use attachments not recommended by the
manufacturer of this product as they may cause
Unplug this product from the wall outlet before
cleaning. Do not use liquid cleaners or aerosol
cleaners. Use a damp cloth for cleaning.
The product should be situated away from heat
sources such as radiators, heat registers, stoves, or
other products (including amplifiers) that produce
If your product is not operating correctly or
exhibits a marked change in performance and you
are unable to restore normal operation by
following the detailed procedure in its operating
instructions, do not attempt to service it yourself as
opening or removing covers may expose you to
dangerous voltage or other hazards. Refer all
servicing to qualified service personnel.
2. Damage Requiring Service
Unplug this product from the wall outlet and refer
servicing to qualified service personnel under the
a. When the power supply cord or plug is
b. If liquid has been spilled, or objects have fallen
into the product.
c. If the product has been exposed to rain or water.
d. If the product does not operate normally by
following the operating instructions. Adjust only
those controls that are covered by the operating
instructions as an improper adjustment of other
controls may result in damage and will often
require extensive work by a qualified technician
to restore the product to its normal operation.
e. If the product has been dropped or damaged in
f. When the product exhibits a distinct change in
performance--this indicates a need for service.
3. Replacement Parts
When replacement parts are required, be sure the
service technician has used replacement parts
specified by the manufacturer or have the same
characteristics as the original part. Unauthorized
substitutions may result in fire, electric shock or
4. Safety Check
Upon completion of any service or repairs to this
product, ask the service technician to perform
safety checks to determine that the product is in
safe operating condition.
PORTABLE CART WARNING
(Symbol provided by RETAC)
If you notice smoke or a peculiar smell coming from the VIDEO CAPTURE BOX
unplug it IMMEDIATELY. Use of the VIDEO CAPTURE BOX under these
conditions could lead to fire or electric shock. Contact your JVC dealer. DO
NOT attempt to repair the malfunction yourself.
DO NOT attempt to insert foreign objects into the connectors, as this can lead
to electric shock or fire. If an object is accidentally inserted, unplug it and
contact your JVC dealer. Be especially careful with children.
If during use you notice that the VIDEO CAPTURE BOX is damaged, unplug it
and contact your JVC dealer. Use of the VIDEO CAPTURE BOX under these
conditions can lead to fire or electric shock.
DO NOT attempt to repair or modify the VIDEO CAPTURE BOX. Doing so may
result in malfunctions or injury. If a problem occurs, contact your JVC dealer.
Failure to heed the following precautions may result in damage to the VIDEO
1. DO NOT place the VIDEO CAPTURE BOX . . .
.... in an environment prone to extreme temperatures or humidity.
.... in direct sunlight.
.... in a dusty environment.
.... in an environment where strong magnetic fields are generated.
.... on a surface that is unstable or subject to vibration. The unit may fall, causing injury.
2. DO NOT place heavy objects on the VIDEO CAPTURE BOX.
3. DO NOT place anything which might spill on top of the VIDEO CAPTURE BOX.
4. AVOID violent shocks to the VIDEO CAPTURE BOX during transport.
5. DO NOT leave the AC Adapter plugged in when the VIDEO CAPTURE BOX is not in use.
6. DO NOT use accessories other than those designated in the instructions. Use of others can
lead to fire or electric shock.
7. DO NOT connect devices to the VIDEO CAPTURE BOX other than those designated in the
instructions. Use of others can lead to malfunctions.