09.14.2007 12:00 AM
Sim Video Selects For-A HVS-3800HS Hanabi Switcher
Video production rental house Sim Video bought a Hanabi switcher from For-A for an HD/SD flight pack, the companies announced.

“We need a flight pack that ships easily from place to place,” said President and Founder Rob Sim. “The For-A HVS-1000 we currently use has proven itself extremely roadworthy, and we knew the HVS-3800 would be as well. During a live show, we need to handle numerous playback sources as well as a CG with all the titles. The HVS-3800 is well-suited to live productions.”

Its compact 4 RU frame makes it particularly ideal for mobile production, according to For-A. The switcher uses Arcnet communications to allow long cable runs between the main unit, operational unit and auxiliary remote controls. In standard configuration, the unit offers 16 inputs, 16 outputs, and six keyers, four of which have high-end chroma key capability. Optionally, users can configure the HVS-3800HS with up to 28 inputs and 23 outputs. It comes with four still stores, which can be loaded from the built-in Compact flash card reader and used as inputs.

The HVS-3800 supports all major formats and frame rates, including NTSC, PAL, HD 1080i 50/60/24p/ 23.98SF/25/30, and 720p 50/60.


Comments
Post New Comment
If you are already a member, or would like to receive email alerts as new comments are
made, please login or register.

Enter the code shown above:

(Note: If you cannot read the numbers in the above
image, reload the page to generate a new one.)

No Comments Found




Thursday 10:05 AM
NAB Requests Expedited Review of Spectrum Auction Lawsuit
“Broadcasters assigned to new channels following the auction could be forced to accept reductions in their coverage area and population served, with no practical remedy.” ~NAB


 
Featured Articles
Discover TV Technology