JVC GR-DF428 Instruction Manual

SAFETY PRECAUTIONS

SAFETY PRECAUTIONS

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SAFETY PRECAUTIONS
WARNING: TO PREVENT FIRE OR SHOCK 
HAZARD, DO NOT EXPOSE THIS UNIT TO 
RAIN OR MOISTURE.
CAUTIONS:
● If you notice smoke or a peculiar smell coming 
from the camcorder or AC Adapter, shut it down 
and unplug it immediately. Continue using the 
camcorder or AC Adapter under these 
conditions could lead to fire or electric shock. 
Contact your JVC dealer. Do not attempt to 
repair the malfunction yourself.
● To prevent shock, do not open the cabinet. No 
user serviceable parts inside. Refer servicing to 
qualified personnel.
● When you are not using the AC Adapter for a 
long period of time, it is recommended that you 
disconnect the power cord from AC outlet.
CAUTION:
To avoid electric 
shock or damage to 
the unit, first firmly 
insert the small end 
of the power cord into 
the AC Adapter until it 
is no longer wobbly, 
and then plug the 
larger end of the 
power cord into an 
AC outlet.
CAUTIONS:
● This camcorder is designed to be used with 
PAL-type colour television signals. It cannot be 
used for playback with a television of a different 
standard. However, live recording and LCD 
monitor/viewfinder playback are possible 
anywhere.
● This product includes patented and other 
proprietary technology and will operate only 
with JVC Data Battery. Use the JVC 
BN-VF707U/VF714U/VF733U battery packs 
and, to recharge them or to supply power to the 
camcorder from an AC outlet, use the provided 
multi-voltage AC Adapter. (An appropriate 
conversion adapter may be necessary to 
accommodate different designs of AC outlets in 
different countries.)
Caution on Replaceable lithium battery
The battery used in this device may present a fire 
or chemical burn hazard if mistreated.
Do not recharge, disassemble, heat above 100°C 
or incinerate.
Replace battery with Panasonic (Matsushita 
Electric), Sanyo, Sony or Maxell CR2025.
Danger of explosion or Risk of fire if the battery is 
incorrectly replaced.
● Dispose of used battery promptly.
● Keep away from children.
● Do not disassemble and do not dispose of in 
fire.
NOTES:
● The rating plate (serial number plate) and 
safety caution are on the bottom and/or the 
back of the main unit.
● The rating information and safety caution of the 
AC Adapter are on its upper and lower sides.
When the equipment is installed in a cabinet or on 
a shelf, make sure that it has sufficient space on 
all sides to allow for ventilation (10 cm or more on 
both sides, on top and at the rear).
Do not block the ventilation holes.
(If the ventilation holes are blocked by a 
newspaper, or cloth etc. the heat may not be able 
to get out.)
No naked flame sources, such as lighted candles, 
should be placed on the apparatus.
When discarding batteries, environmental 
problems must be considered and the local rules 
or laws governing the disposal of these batteries 
must be followed strictly.
The apparatus shall not be exposed to dripping or 
splashing.
Do not use this equipment in a bathroom or 
places with water.
Also do not place any containers filled with water 
or liquids (such as cosmetics or medicines, flower 
vases, potted plants, cups etc.) on top of this unit.
(If water or liquid is allowed to enter this 
equipment, fire or electric shock may be caused.)
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