Allows Synchro record from a set-top box (mine is the Sony terrestrial digital reciever) to a DVD player which dosn't have syncro record.
You can then record programmes automatically by selecting them for record on the set top box with no need to programme the DVD recorder.
You will not need to open either your set-top box or DVD recorder so no warantees or contracts are affected.
Step 1: The black box
The system comprises of a black box which connects between the Set-top box and DVD recorder using a piggy back SCART connector, an off the shelf plug-top power adaptor (from an old Black and Decker cordless drill charger) and a IR LED on a length of cable