Tascam CD-500
Rackmount CD Player with Unbalanced RCA Output

OUR PART #  CD500-TASCAM


The Tascam CD-500 is a slot-loading CD player with a new transport, featuring brushless motors and an edge-grabbing mechanism to prevent disc damage. A front-panel 10-key pad gives you instant access to CD tracks, and flash start is available for instant playback. The CD-500 supports MP3 and WAV file playback from CD-ROM as well as traditional audio CDs.

The Tascam CD-500 includes 16% pitch control for CD playback speed. Other features include incremental play, fader start, Call/return to last play point, fade in/out, power on play and more. Controllable through RS-232C, footswitch or wireless remote control, the CD-500 is the perfect solution for installation, touring, house of worship and anywhere else rackspace is at a premium.

Tascam CD-500 Specifications:

  • Slot-loading mechanism
  • RCA unbalanced output
  • Optical and Coaxial S/PDIF digital outputs
  • All, single, random, A/B and 99-track program play
  • Incremental play
  • Track elapsed, track remain, disc remain time display
  • Call function: return to last play start point
  • Intro check
  • Fade in/out (0 to 10 sec., in 0.5 sec. steps)
  • Power on play
  • Frame-accurate search
  • Skip back play
  • Activate or deactivate the wireless remote
  • Relay play with multiple units through 1/8” relayin/out jack
  • Index search (CD-DA discs) and directory search (MP3 discs)
  • Mono output
  • Resume
  • Fader start / event start
  • EOM (End of message)
  • WAV file (up to 48kHz/16bit) and MP3 file (up to 320kbps VBR) playback
  • Headphone output
  • RS-232C control
  • Wireless remote controller included
  • Footswitch input (for optional RC-3F footswitch)
Remote for CD500/CD500B
Tascam RC-20 Remote for CD500/CD500B
The RC-20 Direct Play Remote brings instant playback through flash start to the CD-500 or CD-500B – the only CD players available with flash start capability. A set of 20 pushbuttons on the remote play the first 20 tracks on a CD when ...

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Tascam CD-500
Rackmount CD Player with Unbalanced RCA Output

OUR PART #  CD500-TASCAM

Product Information:

The Tascam CD-500 is a slot-loading CD player with a new transport, featuring brushless motors and an edge-grabbing mechanism to prevent disc damage. A front-panel 10-key pad gives you instant access to CD tracks, and flash start is available for instant playback. The CD-500 supports MP3 and WAV file playback from CD-ROM as well as traditional audio CDs.

The Tascam CD-500 includes 16% pitch control for CD playback speed. Other features include incremental play, fader start, Call/return to last play point, fade in/out, power on play and more. Controllable through RS-232C, footswitch or wireless remote control, the CD-500 is the perfect solution for installation, touring, house of worship and anywhere else rackspace is at a premium.

Tascam CD-500 Specifications:

  • Slot-loading mechanism
  • RCA unbalanced output
  • Optical and Coaxial S/PDIF digital outputs
  • All, single, random, A/B and 99-track program play
  • Incremental play
  • Track elapsed, track remain, disc remain time display
  • Call function: return to last play start point
  • Intro check
  • Fade in/out (0 to 10 sec., in 0.5 sec. steps)
  • Power on play
  • Frame-accurate search
  • Skip back play
  • Activate or deactivate the wireless remote
  • Relay play with multiple units through 1/8” relayin/out jack
  • Index search (CD-DA discs) and directory search (MP3 discs)
  • Mono output
  • Resume
  • Fader start / event start
  • EOM (End of message)
  • WAV file (up to 48kHz/16bit) and MP3 file (up to 320kbps VBR) playback
  • Headphone output
  • RS-232C control
  • Wireless remote controller included
  • Footswitch input (for optional RC-3F footswitch)
Remote for CD500/CD500B
Tascam RC-20 Remote for CD500/CD500B
The RC-20 Direct Play Remote brings instant playback through flash start to the CD-500 or CD-500B – the only CD players available with flash start capability. A set of 20 pushbuttons on the remote play the first 20 tracks on a CD when ...

Click to download

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