Studio Berlin Adlershof to roll out new HD truck

The FIFA Football World Cup in Germany will be the first major sporting assignment for the new HD OB vehicle

Studio Berlin Adlershof is working on the successor to its OB-5 van, a fully HD-capable OB-6 truck equipped with versatile Synapse equipment, which will be used for TV-productions, sports and entertainment events.

The first major sporting event to be is covered by this OB-van will be the FIFA Football World Cup in Germany.

OB-6, which will support up to 27 cameras, is 54ft long and has expanding sides up to 14.5ft wide. Similar to the OB-5, it is to be fully equipped with Axon Synapse equipment, including HD-converting, embedding and distribution amplifier modules, as well as frame synchronizers, color correctors and bi-directional aspect ratio converters.

See Synapse at IBC2005 stand 10.111, or visit

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