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Exactly as described, the full user-manual (145 pages). Perfect.
Text excerpt from page 36 (click to view)
DUBBING THE TAPE MANUALLY
Wind up the tape to the point where recording will start. Note that recording will be completed on one side of the tape only.
1 Press the TAPE button. 2 Insert the original tape into deck 1 and the tape to be recorded on into deck 2.
Insert each tape with the side to be played back or recorded first facing the foreground.
3 Press the DOLBY NR button to turn off the Dolby NR. 00 NR on the display goes out. 4 Press the TAPE/DECK 1. 5 Press the q REC/REC recording, 1/2 button to select deck MUTE button to start
Playing and recording start simultaneously. To stop dubbing Press the s button. To set the Dolby NR when playing back the dubbed tape Press the DOLBY NR button and turn Dolby NR on or off to match the original tape.
To erase a recording Make sure the microphone is not connected to this unit. 1 Insert the tape to be erased into deck 2 and press the TAPE/ DECK 1/2 button to display TAPE 2. 2 Wind up the tape to the point where the erasure is to be started. 3 Set the reverse mode by pressing the REV MODE button. 4 Press the q REC/REC MUTE button to start the erasure.