Panasonic SC-PM28 Operating Instruction

Using the timers

Using the timers

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Timers and others

Using the timers

Using the play/record timer

By remote control only
The timer has two functions. It can be set to on at a certain
time to wake you up, or it can be set to record from the radio
or from the aux source.
The play timer cannot be used in combination with the
record timer.

Preparations:
• Turn the unit on and set the clock (

\ page 9).

• For the play timer, prepare the music source you want to

listen to; tape, CD, radio or aux, and set the volume.

• For the record timer, check the cassette’s erasure pre-

vention tabs (

\ page 24: 

A

), insert the cassette and tune

to the radio station (

\ page 10) or select the aux source

(

\ page 26: 

D

).

1

Press [SHIFT] + [CLOCK / TIMER] to select the
timer function.

Every time you press the button:

CLOCK

    Original display

REC

PLAY

˚

˚

˚

˚

˚ PLAY : to set the play timer
˚

˚

˚

˚

˚ REC : to set the record timer

Setting the start and finish times

2

(Within 7 seconds or so)

1 Press  [g 4

4

4

4

4/REW] or [f 3

3

3

3

3 /FF] to

select the starting time.

2 Press [SHIFT] + [CLOCK/TIMER].

3

1 Press [g 4

4

4

4

4/REW] or [f 3

3

3

3

3/FF] to

select the finishing time.

2 Press [SHIFT] + [CLOCK /TIMER].

The start and finish times are now set.

Turning the timer on

4

Press [SHIFT] + [˚

˚

˚

˚

˚PLAY/REC].

Every time you press the button:

    

    PLAY

REC

no display (off)

˚

˚

˚

˚

˚PLAY : to turn the play timer on
˚

˚

˚

˚

˚REC : to turn the record timer on
(The indicator doesn’t appear if the start and finish
times or the clock haven’t been set.)

5

Press [ ] to turn the unit off.

The unit must be off for the timers to operate.

• For play timer

Play will start in the set condition at the set time with
volume increasing gradually to the set level.

• For record timer

The unit comes on 30 seconds before the set time
with the volume muted.

To cancel the timer
Press [SHIFT] + [˚

˚

˚

˚

˚PLAY/REC] to clear the timer indicators

from the display.
The timer comes on at the set time everyday if the timer is on.

To change the settings (when unit is on)

• To change the play/record times

Do steps 1, 2, 3, and 5.

• To change the source or volume

1 Press [SHIFT] + [˚

˚

˚

˚

˚PLAY/REC] to clear the timer

indicator from the display.

2 Make changes to the source or volume.

3 Do steps 4 to 5.

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1

2

3

4

5

PLAY/

PLAY/

REC

REC

DIMMER

DIMMER

CD

CD

REW

FF

CLEAR

ALBUM

ALBUM

1

2

3

4

5

6

7

8

9

TAPE

TUNER 

BAND

0

10

VOL

VOL

VOL

VOL

AUX

ABC

DEF

GHI

JKL

MNO

TUV

WXYZ

PQRS

ENTER

ENTER

DISC

DISC

SEARCH

SEARCH

MARKER

MARKER

INTRO

INTRO

REPEA

REPEAT

DIMMER

DIMMER

DISPLA

DISPLAY

RE-MASTER

MU

MUTING

ING

SOUND

S.SOUND EQ

S.SOUND EQ

PLAY

REC

REC

SLEEP

SLEEP

AUTO OFF

AUTO OFF

SHIFT

SHIFT

TITLE

TITLE

CL

CLOCK

CK

 TIMER

 TIMER

PROGRAM

PROGRAM

DEL

DEL

SPACE

PLA

PLAY MODE

Y MODE

4

1   2  

2

   3 

2

1

   3 

1

 

5

REW

REW

FF

FF

REW

REW

FF

FF

SHIFT

1   2  

2

   3 

2

4

SHIFT

CLOCK/

TIMER

DISPLAY

SHIFT

CLOCK/

TIMER

DISPLAY

SHIFT

CLOCK/

TIMER

DISPLAY

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