Califone CD102 User Manual
Personal CD Player
CD102 Personal CD Player Owner’s Manual
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Location of Controls
3.Skip/Search button (PREV)
8.Skip/Search Button (NEXT)
11.Open CD Compartment Switch
14.Line Out Socket
16.Bass Boost Switch
Open the battery cover, insert the batteries as indicated in diagram 1 and then close the battery cover.
If you are not going to use the CD Player for an
extended period of time, it’s recommended the batteries be removed to prevent any possible corrosion within the unit.
2. Connecting AC Voltage
Insert the DC Jack into point (a) as indicated in diagram 2 and then connect AC pack into an AC outlet.
when not in operation, please unplug the AC transformer.
3. Battery Power/ Volume Indication
When the batteries become weak, the LCD display will indicate the “low battery” symbol. Replace the batteries to restore correct operation.
4. The CD Player Output Connection
The CD Player output can be connected to headphones (14), external amplifier, and jackbox for multiple listeners (15).
Press the [OPEN] button to open the cover and then insert the CD.
Ensure the label side is facing up. Place the center of the CD onto the spindle and gently press down to secure it in place. Close the cover.
Plug the stereo headphone into the phone jack.
Press the PLAY button once.
The Player will start playing with the LCD display showing the track number. When all of the tracks have been played, the player will automatically stop playing, unless programmed otherwise.
To temporarily pause while the unit is playing, press the PLAY button once. The playing time in the LCD display will blink, indicating “Pause” mode. Pressing the PLAY button a second time will resume playing.
Stop Mode and Power Off
Press the STOP button once to stop playing the CD. After the STOP button is pressed, the LCD display will indicate the total tracks and total playing time.
To switch your player off from the STOP mode, press the STOP button. The LCD display will become blank and the player will turn off.
Adjust the volume knob to the desired level.
The disc can be played in a programmed order (maximum 20 tracks can be played) to suit personal preferences and learning styles.
(1)While a CD is playing, pressing the PROGRAM button will prompt the LCD display to indicate “PROG” and the track number ”01”.
(2)Press the FF/NEXT or REV/PREV button to select the first track to be programmed.
(3)Press the PROGRAM button to store the selected track. The track number will display “00” and the program number will change to “02”, indicating that one track is stored and you may program your next selection.
Repeat steps 2 and 3 to continue programming.
When your programming is complete, press the PLAY button.
The LCD display will stop showing a blinking“PROG”and the player will start playing from the first “programmed” track.
Programming can also be conducted while in PAUSE mode. When all programmed tracks have been played, the player will automatically stop. The programmed tracks will be stored in memory until the CD door is opened or the power is shut off. To play the same programmed tracks again, press the PLAY button.
Other Play Methods
Skipping or Scanning Tracks
Pressing the FF/NEXT button while a CD is playing will skip to the next track. Pressing the REW/PREV button will skip the player backwards to the start of the current track or to the previous track if pressed twice. Press and hold the FF/NEXT button to fast forward through the current playing song. Press and hold the REW/PREV button to Rewind through the current playing song.
Repeating a Single Track
While in STOP, PLAY or PAUSE modes, press the MODE button. The LCD display will indicate 1 and the player will repeat the current track. Press the FF/NEXT or REW/PREV button to change the track that you wish to repeat.
If the “REPEAT” function was selected while in STOP mode, press the PLAY button to begin. Press the STOP button to exit REPEAT mode or press the MODE button consecutively until no “alternative” method is indicated on the LCD.
Repeating the Whole Disc
Press the MODE button twice. The LCD will indicate 1 ALL and
the player will repeat playing the entire disc. Pressing the MODE button three times will return to the normal playing condition.
The Intro Mode describes when the player will play the first 10 seconds of each track on the entire disk and will then automatically turn off. Press the MODE button three times and
the LCD display will indicate “INTRO.” Then press the PLAY button and the “INTRO” mode will begin.
Press the MODE button four times. The LCD will indicate “SHUFF.” Then press the PLAY button to begin. The player will play all tracks on the disc in random order until all tracks have been played. Press the MODE button once to exit RANDOM mode.
While in STOP mode, press the PLAY button. The Player will automatically start up and the display will indicate the start up sequence as shown in figure 1 (left).
Auto Shut Off
The Player will shut off automatically if no operation is selected within a one minute period after turning the CD Player on or after a disc has completed playing. If there is no disc in the unit, it will automatically shut off after approximately 30 seconds.
“DISC” (no disc) Indication
If there is no disc in the player or if a disc is not inserted correctly, the player will show “disc” on the LCD for approximately 30 seconds after pressing the PLAY button.
By reading audio date and storing it in the
When pressing the PLAY button, the
Press the ESP button, the in the display will turn off
Moving the HOLD switch to the “On” position locks the unit, protecting it from an accidental pressing of another button while in use.
Charge Function (Optional)
1.The CD Player will charge correctly sized rechargeable batteries (which are not supplied with the unit.) Open the battery cover and insert the rechargeable batteries into the battery compartment, making sure the correct polarity as shown in diagram 1 (left) is observed.
2.Connecting AC voltage transformer (2). Refer to Page 2 for correct connection.
3.Continuously press FAST FORWARD, REWIND, NEXT & PREVIOUS FUNCTIONS.
Press the FF/NEXT button once quickly to skip the next track. Press the REW/PREV button once quickly to skip backwards to the previous track or to the start of the current track. Press and hold the FF/NEXT button to fast forward through the current playing song. Press and hold the REW/PREV button to rewind through the current playing song.