WIRELESS CAMERA SYSTEM
Broadcast Microwave Services Carry-Coder II: Portable, low-delay wireless camera system for video, audio and data transmission; mounts on the back of professional cameras or fits inside a backpack; standard features include 4:2:2/4:2:0 MPEG-2 encoding, ASI I/O, SDI out, RF amplification and COFDM modulation for non-line-of-sight operation; when paired with a Carry-DeCoder II (integrated receiver decoder for portable wireless reception), the CCII forms a portable stinger kit.
Sennheiser Evolution wireless G2: Features a 36MHz switching bandwidth with 1440 channels available to the user; includes a scan function that automatically searches for free channels, a user menu and large backlit displays; features a pilot-tone squelch to ensure that the transmitter microphone can be switched on and off without noise.
VIDEO CLIP SERVER
Video Technics Apella v2.5: Multichannel server with 1GB of DDR RAM; features fully redundant, hot-swappable power supplies, upgradeable components and storage, and an open architecture; requires no third-party system for playout or ingest; Windows service for client/server network operation; 20 metadata fields auto-created for each clip; internal reference clock; horizontal and vertical phase.
Thales TH 792 CD: Is a water-cooled, depressed-collector IOT; in NTSC, it delivers 63kW in common amplification with 23dB minimum gain and a merit figure of 134 percent; in 8-VSB, it delivers an average of 30kW, along with 58 percent efficiency.
SOLID-STATE ANALOG TRANSMITTER
LARCAN Eclipse series: Features LDMOS technology and multiple regulated power supplies; is hot-pluggable with a fully redundant design; has highly linear broadband PA modules and an extensive monitoring system; versatile cooling system features pull-through design for easy installation; fits 20kW of power in less than 25 square feet of space.
Patriot 1.8 Meter: Features azimuth fine-tune +/-15 degree for pointing accuracy; has a single-piece, deep-drawn metal reflector; boom supports 50 pounds; includes az/el interface to 4-inch O.D. pipe; dual-side galvanized steel powder coated with a 10-year or 700-hour salt-spray warranty; includes two-port linear Tx/Rx Ku-band feed assembly.
TRI-LEVEL HD SYNC GENERATOR
Sigma Electronics HD402: New option for the TSG470 model; provides three additional simultaneous reference outputs for NTSC, PAL and HDTV; outputs independently selectable for reference format and relative timing; all are clocked and locked together and timeable with respect to the master clock.
WIRELESS HAND CONTROL
BDL Autoscript Receive and Transmit (RAT): Has a range of 90 feet; features 10 user-selectable channels; works in the license-free band; has the usual features of a prompter controller including story, next/previous and top of rundown; includes an RS-232 trigger button that can be assigned to any compatible device; multiple RATs can be used to control a single prompter base station.