D-5

1/2-inch Component Digital Videocassette (Metal Tape)

Maxell's unique 0.1µm New Ceramic Armor Metal Particles exhibit a high magnetic energy. A new calendaring process optimizes tape surface smoothness and achieves higher short wavelength output and decreased noise.

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Features

  • Utilizing its high 301Mb/s data transfer rate, the D-5 1/2-inch component digital format can offer uncompressed component picture for standard-definition TV, and its 1/4 low compression rate achieves superior picture quality for high-definition TV.
  • Maxell's unique 0.1µm New Ceramic Armor Metal Particles exhibit a high magnetic energy. A new calendaring process optimizes tape surface smoothness and achieves higher short wavelength output and decreased noise.
  • Employs a patented SW (Smooth Winding) reel which maintains extremely precise tape winding.

Specifications

Unit

D5C124L
D5C63M

D5C94L D5C48M
D5C33M D5C12M

Physical
properties

Tape width

mm

12.65

Tape thickness

µm

10.8

13.5

Magnetic layer
thickness

µm

2.8

3.0

Base film
thickness

µm

7.2

9.7

Backcoating
thickness

µm

0.8

0.8

Yield strength

N (kgf)

17 (1.7)

23 (2.3)

Breaking strength

N (kgf)

34 (3.5)

54 (5.5)

Magnetic layer
electrical resistance

/sq.

1 × 1010

1 × 1010

Magnetic
properties

Coercivity (Hc)

kA/m (Oe)

148 (1,860)

133 (1,670)

Retentivity (Br)

mT (G)

290 (2,900)

260 (2,600)

Squareness
ratio (Br/Bm)

-

0.83

0.83

Video
properties

RF output
(33MHz)*

dB

0

0

C/N*

dB

0

0

*Indicates a comparison with MAXELL reference tape.

Product Lineup

Cassette size

Model

Tape length

Recording time (min.)

Dimensions (mm)

Weight (kg)

(m)

(ft.)

Cassette

Case

w/case

per package

L

D5C124L

1,249

4,098

124

296 × 167 × 25

315 × 182 × 34

1.12

12.1

D5C94L

947

3,107

94

1.07

11.2

M

D5C63M

635

2,083

63

212 × 124 × 25

231 × 144 × 33

0.57

6.2

D5C48M

485

1,591

48

0.55

5.9

D5C33M

334

1,096

33

0.48

5.3

D5C12M

123

404

12

0.43

4.8

Pack Sizes

The following pack sizes include;

  • 1 Pack