4/21/2009 3:25 PM
LAS VEGAS, NV, APRIL 21, 2009 – RF Central, part of The Vitec Group’s RF Extreme business unit, and a leading provider of digital and analog microwave systems for the broadcast industry, common carrier, cable, government, military and international marketplace, is previewing its Sky Definition HD Traffic Camera System at NAB 2009 (Booth C3707). Designed for outdoor broadcast applications, this COFDM digital HD camera and transmitter system comes equipped with a high power microwave amplifier capable of up to a 60 mile range.
This turnkey system features a mountable Canon BU-45 H HD camera, handheld laptop running IP remote control software, cables, and an outside weatherized cabinet with an HD RFX-CMT-II 2 GHz transmitter. Through the use of the handheld laptop and software, Sky Definition HD is fully remote controllable.
RF Central is offering a special NAB show price of $45,000. For more information and a product demonstration, stop by the RF Central booth.
About RF Central
RF Central manufactures and supplies state-of-the-art microwave equipment to television broadcast and government customers throughout the United States. As one of the premier suppliers of broadcast equipment required to complete the 2 GHz BAS transition, RF Central has grown from a few employees in 2005 to over 60 full-time dedicated professionals today. Located in Carlisle, PA, RF Central also provides specialized integration, installation, and engineering services. RF Central is marked by its unique qualifications within the industry, its focus on customer service and its dedication to expanding and improving the terrestrial microwave options available to customers. RF Central, along with Microwave Service Company and Nucomm, forms The Vitec Group RF Extreme, LLC business unit, part of The Vitec Group Broadcast Systems Division. For more information about RF Central; visit www.rfcentral.com
About The Vitec Group plc
The Vitec Group plc is acknowledged as a global leader in the supply of equipment and services to the broadcasting, entertainment and photographic industries and has established a reputation for technical excellence and superior engineering along with an astute business strategy which has seen it grow by acquisition. Innovation is a cornerstone of the Group’s activities and the organization is committed to a policy of continuous product development. With revenues (2007) of $546m (£274m) and over 2200 employees world-wide, its products are distributed in almost 100 countries, through a strong, fully-resourced distribution network or direct to the end user or corporate customer. More information can be found at www.vitecgroup.com.