Definitions for "RC time code"
time code system, available on 8mm and Hi-8 tape formats only. The code can be added either before or after video recording without affecting the video or audio signals.
Rewriteable Consumer Time Code: Automatic numbering of single pictures when they are being taken. It can also be used in retrospect as a code for previously recorded 8mm and Hi8 videos. A helpful, supporting function for frame accurate editing.
Re-writable consumer time code: Feature on digital camcorders that creates reference points on a tape in hours, minutes, seconds, and frames.