IEC 60712:1993 

Helical-scan video-tape cassette system using 19 mm (3/4 in) magnetic tape, known as U-format


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Applies to magnetic video recording and/or playback with 19 mm (3/4 in) tape cassettes on two-head helical-scan videocassette recorders, suitable for recording and/or playback of monochrome as well as colour television programmes. Gives characteristics necessary to permit the interchangeability of cassettes.

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Publication typeInternational Standard
Publication date1993-06-23
Available language(s)English/French
TC/SCTC 100/TA 6 - Storage media, storage data structures, storage systems and equipmentrss
ICS33.160.40 - Video systems
Stability date  2026
File size2707 KB

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