Full Text Searchable PDF User Manual
Congratulations and thankyouforpurchasing this state-of-the-art
electronics product. To insure years of worry-free operation, please
read this manual carefi4lly before proceeding to install and operate
this item. Store this manual in a safe place forflaure reference and
The CL1550 Video System Converterallows you to convert your
NTSC inputs (VCR, Camcorder or Cable Box) into PAL B, D, G
or I output signals. Note: This unit converts
to the PAL B, D,
G or Isystems. For other PAL or SECAM systems the CLiSOG
and CL1575, both availablefrom Clearline Concepts Corp.,
should be used. An orderform and description of each is available
at the end of this user¶s guidefor your convenience.
Before You Begin
Please familiarize yourself with the following precautions:
1. Do not expose this product to direct sunlight.
2. Keep the unit away from radiators, heat sources and magnetic
3. Do not place in areas where high humidity or dusty conditions
4. Always stand this unit in an upright position.
5. Do not place any objects on top of this unit.
6. Install this unit in a well ventilated location.
7. Ifthe picture is not clear when using this unit move the unit
away from the TV or other electronic device.
8. Unplug the unit from its power supply when it is not to be used
for a long time.
Operation and Installation
Adaptor Voltage Adjustment
The CLiSSO comes equipped with a dual voltage AC adaptor.
Before plugging the unit into a wall outiet, make sure that the
voltage selector on the front of the adaptor is properly se-
lected. It has the capability to either operate on 1lO/120V (US)
or 220/240V AC (Europe, S. America). Use a pencil or similar
object to slide the switch to the proper setting (Fig. 1).
If the plug does not fit properly into your wall ouflet, attach the
enclosed AC plug adaptor (Fig. 2).
Video System Selection Switch
The Video System Selector sWitch is located on the output end
of the CLiSSO. Slide the switch to the left (Bypass) for direct
input to output or ti the right (Convert) for automatic NTSC to
AC plug adaptor
System Connection 1:
NTSC VCR or Camcorder Input (Fig. 4)
Important: To avoid
injury or damage to
the system, NEVER
plug theAC adaptor
into the wall before
the rest of the installa-
tion is complete.
System Connection 2:
To Hook-Up a Cable Box contoining separate Audio and Video
outputs use RCA cables as shown below (Fig. 5)—
(from Cable Box)
System Connection 3:
If your Cable Box contains an RF (coaxial) output only*~
*If your cable box has RF output only (coaxial)
is necessary to purchase an
(such as Radio Shack Model #15-1273 Video RF Modulator)
to complete the above installation.
(from RF Converter)
your purchase of theCL1550 from Clearline Concepts.
We are pleased
offeryou the following valuahielifetime warranty. By
filling Out and returning the Warranty Card helow along with a payment of
$10, you will he protected against defects in workmanship or snaterlals for
the life of the product. If such a defect does occur,
will repair or replace the item free of charge, provided you
foUow these simple instructions:
1 Write a brief description of the problem.
2.Wrap the package securely and insure it for its full value.
3.Mail to: CLEARIINE CONCEPTS CORP., 85 Fultro Street, Bounton,
4. Be sure to include your name and address.
NOTE: This warranty does not cover damage resultingfrom accident,
improper use, or improper service or repair byother than CLEARLINE
Data and Place of Purchase
Please enclose a copyof your receipt and a check or money order for $10
payable to Clearline Concepts and mail to:
85 Fulton Street
Boonton, New Jersey 07005
Please send me
CL1575 Video System Converter(s) (converts any
PAL or SECAM Video Inputs to NTSC or PAL Video Outputs)
at $199.95 each.
O Please send me
CLiSCO Video System Converter(s) (converts any
or PAL Video Inputs to PAL M or N Video Outputs) at $79.95 each.
O Please activate my Lifetime Warranty CLiSSO ($1O.~).
O Check/MO enclosed
Please bill my VISA/Mastercard No.
NJ Residents please add 6% sales tax. Allow
weeks for delIvery
Clesrilne Concepts Corporation Limited Warranty
A. Clearline Concepts warrants this item within the continental limits of the
United States, Hawaii and Alaska, la free from defects in materials and
workmanship under nornsaJ use service for 90 days. This warranty isappli-
cable only to the original purchaser of the CL 1550, when aceompanied by a
sales receipt stating the date of purchase and name of the company from
which purchased. This warranty is in lieu of and excludes all other warranties,
expressed or implied, including any implied warranty or merchantability or
fitness, and of any other obligation on the part of Clearline Concepts.
B. If thla item shall prove to he defective, then Clearline Concepts shall either
replace or repair it at no cost to the original purchaser within 90 days of the
date of purchase. During the
you may return the CLiSSO to
Clearline Concepts at the following address:
Clearline Concepts Corp.
Boonton, NJ 07005
Shipping chargesare at the customer’s expense. Please include a check or
money ordermade out to Clearline Concepts for the amount of $9.95 to cover
shipping and handling.
C. There is no formal dispute settlement mechanism available.
Some states do not allow limitations on how long an implied warranty lasts
and/or do not allow exclusions or limitations or exclusions may not apply to
E. This warranty gives you specific legal rights, and you may also have other
rights which vary from state to state.
F This warranty does not extend any CLiSSO sold by Clearline Concepts
which has heen subjected to misuse, neglect, accident, improper installation
or to use in violation ofthe instructions furnished by Clearline Concepts. This
warranty does not extend to or apply to any CLISSO which has been repaired
or altered by any persons who have not heen expressly approved by Clearline
Clearline Concepts shall not he liable for any special orconsequential
damages or for loss or expense directly or indirectly arising from the use of
or any inability to use either separately or in combination with
other equipment or CL 1550 accessories or from any other case.
H. Clearline Concepts reserves the right to make changes in the design of and to
make additions or improvements without incurring any obligation to modify
any CL1550 previously sold.