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Octopus Deluxe

Octupus

Underwater Camera

Please read this manual thoroughly before operating the
unit, and keep it for future reference.

 

Introduction
Underwater camera is designed to connect to your TV, VCR, LCD TV or some Digital Video cameras/camcorders with an A/V input.

The underwater camera is ideal for using on your home TV or VCR (when using underwater camera in the pool) or can be used on TV’s found on cruise or dive boats, 12 portable VCR or LCD monitors (with RCA input)

The underwater camera has the following features:
1. The camera equips with 18 LED lights.
2. It can control the rotation of motor within 360 degree,   then transfer it to the center thus it inverses, such action will repeat until you press the button to make it turn to hand-control.

Camera component description

 

Wire Keyboard
Functions of wire keyboard(PAN CONTROL):(The length of the line is about 750 mm)
Key 1: Automatic / manual switch
Key 2: OSD:Press once, the characters will display on the screen, press again, the character will disappear.
Key 3:SPEED / RIGHT:Under manual mode, press it, the camera will rotate to the right without stop; press again, it will stop rotating. under automatic mode, press once sino-speed, press twice high speed, and press three times low speed. Press more it will cycle.
Key4:LED ON/OFF: press once, the LED are off; press again, the LED are on.
Key5: LEFT/LEFT:under the manual mode, press it, the cameras will rotate to the left without stop; press again, it will stop rotating. under the automatic mode, it is no use.

Note: under the manual mode, press the key 4 and key 2 also can stop the rotating of the camera, press the either key 3 or key 5, the rotating will be realized again.
How to Operate:
After you have connected the cable and the power is getting through. then the initialization process of samples is: all lights are off, no characters. Motor automatically turns left to the center with high speed. Beneath the display, all the lights are on, and then there is an “S” expressing the revolving speed, the depth and the temperature. Motor inverted 360 degrees to the center position, after the inversion, such operation will cycle.

Camera Remote control

Remote control keys


Key 1: power on/off

Key 2: no function in this model

Key 3: not function in this model

Key 4: LED ON/OFF: press once, the LED are off; press again, the LED are on

Key 5: A-B subsection automatic scanning setting key: if you want to see the pictures between A and B repeatedly, under the A/C mode (which is automatically rotated), press A at your desired starting point, then press it again at your desired terminating point B. thus the CAM begins to revolve between A and B and the A/C control Function will be normal until your press the reset button. Once press SPEED and the rotary changes: the screen shows.
S (means the low speed)
SS (means the middle speed)
SSS (means the high speed), these are totally three situations.
(The level scales of rotary angles are: 0 - 365 ° and they can be controlled by hand)

Key 6: Automatic / manual switch
When you turn on the camera, it will be set into A/C auto controlled function. If you press key 5 and it will turn into C. C. W (the revolving counter – clockwise way), press it again it will stop revolving, the operation repeats like this. If you press key 7, it will enter into C. W. (the revolving clockwise way), press it again it will stop revolving. The operation repeats like this.

Key 7: SPEED / RIGHT: Under manual mode, press it, the camera will rotate to the right without stop; press again, it will stop rotating. Under automatic mode, presses once Sino-speed, press twice high speed, and press three times low speed. Press more it will cycle.

Key 8: No In USE (Temp & Depth meter don’t include on this model)

Key 9: RESET return key: Press the key the camera will be in the opening condition.

Key 10: OSD: Press once, the characters will display on the screen, press again, the character will disappear.

 

Important Information

  1. The camera must not be located under the strong sun directly or any other bright light source as this will not only result in a poor image, but will eventually damage the electronics of the camera.
  2. The camera has been tested waterproof to a depth of 50 meters. Any use below this depth will void the camera’s warranty.
  3. Always wash the camera in warm water and soap after using, to remove salt and other corrosive agents.
  4. Always use appropriate water safety precautions when operating the Underwater Camera, and ensure appropriate level of supervision of children when near water.
  5. Be care with the body of the camera, it is easy to scrape, otherwise it will result in a poor image.

Technical Specifications:

 

     Image Sensor

1/4 COLOR CCD

SYSTEM

PAL/NTSC

MODEL

SHARP

PIXEL

NTSC:510*492
PAL:500*582

VIEWING ANGLE(°)

92°(OPTIONAL)

LENS DIMENSION

3.6MM(OPTIONAL)

MINIMAL ILLUMINATION

1.0LUX

 DISPLAYANGLE (°)

0°-360°

 DISPLAY TEMPERATURE(℃)

-50--200 ℃

CIRCUMGYRATE

0°-360°

VIDEO OUTPUT

1.0VP-P 75Ω

POWER SUPPLY

DC 12V

POWER CONSUMPTION

1.4W

HORIZONTAL RESOLUTION

420 TV LINES

WORKING TEMPERATURE(℃)

-10--+50 ℃

STORAGE TEMPERATURE(℃)

20 – +60℃

S/N RATIO

≥48dB

Measurable temperature

-40℃ - +80℃ (accuracy: +/- 2℃)

Measurable depth

MAX:50m

Rotary Speed

S: 3º/s,  SS:6.4º/s,  SSS:11.6º/s

G. W.(KG)

3.0kg

N. W.(KG)

2.6kg

 

Easy CAP USB2.0 Video Grabber with Audio

Quick Installation Guide
Overview

 The Easy CAP series USB 2.0 Video Grabber, they can capture High-quality video and audio file direct by USB 2.0 interface without sound card. However, the installation is very simple and the external power is unnecessary. Solution for laptop, we have enclosed the professional video editing software Ulead Video Studio 10.0 SE DVD then provide best
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Key Features

 Include Professional and easy to learn & used video editor software: Ulead Video Studio 10.0 SE DVD
 Popular USB 2.0 interface and not need other power
 Capture Video & Audio though USB 2.0 interface
 Support Brightness, Contrast, Hue, and Saturation control
 The dimension suitable that is easy to carry
 Could capture audio without the sound card
 High plug & play
 Support For All Formats: record in DVD+/-R/RW, DVD+/-VR, and DVD-Video.
 Applying to internet conference / net meeting Specification
 Complies With Universal Serial Bus Specification Rev. 2.0.
 Supports NTSC, PAL, Video format
 Video input: One RCA composite, One S-Video.
 Audio input : Stereo audio (RCA)mm
 Dimension (L)88mm x (W)28mm x (H)18mm
 USB bus power
 Supports high quality video resolution
NTSC: 720 x 480 @ 30fps
PAL: 720 x 576 @ 25fps
 Supports Windows XP, Vista

System Requirements

 USB: Compliant USB 2.0 free port
 OS: Windows XP, Vista
 CPU: Intel Pentium 4 or higher
 HD: 1 GB of available hard drive space for program installation,4 GB+ hard drive space for video capture and editing
 Memory: 256MB of RAM (512MB or above for editing)
 Display: Windows-compatible display with at least 1024x768
 Sound card: compatible Windows-sound card Package Contents
 EasyCAP003(or EasyCAP006, or DC60+) USB2.0 Video Grabber
 USB Cable
 Quick Installation Guide
 CD-ROM (included driver and the professional video editor software) Hardware Installation

Hardware Installation

Note: If you have any anti virus software enabled, please disable it during the installation of the software.


Before you first connect the Easy CAP series USB 2.0 Video Grabber to your computer, please insert the “Software CD-ROM” into your CD drive. Select the option “Install Driver”.

If prompted select “No, not this time” and select “Next”. Select the option “Install the software automatically” and click “Next”. A windows may appear about the “easy cap video grabber” not passing the windows logo testing, select “Continue Anyway”. When “Completing the Found New Hardware Wizard” window appears click the “Finish” button to complete the driver installation.
Note: If any further components are found please repeat the above process until you receive the message “Found new hardware : Your hardware is installed and configured use”.

You will now need to check that The drivers are installed correctly. Connect the Easy CAP Video Grabber to your computer, Right Click on My Computer and Left Click on properties. Click on Hardware tab and then Device Manager. In the Device Manager click on the “Sound, video and game controllers” correctly you should see the “easy cap video grabber”. If it has a Yellow mark next to it then this means that the driver is not installed correctly. You will need to remove the driver and disconnect the Easy CAP Video Grabber
from the computer and reconnect is to install the driver again.

Software Installation

Please insert the “Software CD-ROM” into your CD drive, Select your language for the installation and click “Install Video Studio”. And click “Next” or/and “Install”.

You need enter user name and serial number (you can find our the serial number on driver CD bag).


Click “finish” to complete setup, restart your computer if needed.
To start the Video Studio 10.0 application, and enjoy your digital life by use our products.

Important Information:

At you first time connect Easy CAP series USB2.0 Video Grabber, and run Ulead software, you may can not see the picture which you are inputting to the device, don’t worry, do following setting, it will work well.


1, On the Capture panel, click “ capture video”, then click “Option” button.


2 Please click “ Video and Audio Capture Property setting”, and you will see one prompted window.


3, At the prompted window, click “Source” panel, choose the video source as “ Video composite” or “S-Video”.
4, At the TV System, choose “Pal” or “NTSC’ which suitable for your camera.
5, Now you will see the picture, click “ Preview audio with USB device” if you want to preview the video with sound.
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