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ALL-IN-ONE PRODUCTION STUDIO Quantel Clipbox Studio: includes a server; offers live DVE, mix/effects and keying; all clips can have an associated moving
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ALL-IN-ONE PRODUCTION STUDIO

Quantel Clipbox Studio: includes a server; offers live DVE, mix/effects and keying; all clips can have an associated moving key; the unit will combine one moving clip over another, while resizing, positioning and masking and play the combined scene out of a single port; clips and stills can be cropped to focus on detail; has eight video ports that can be configured as inputs or outputs; each video output includes four channels of embedded audio. +44 (0)1635 48222; fax: +44 (0)1635 815815; www.quantel.com
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PRODUCTION SWITCHER

Grass Valley Group Zodiak: includes 2.5- and 3M/E configurations; low-power consumption; fits into a 7RU frame; includes 35 SDI inputs on 2.5M/E version and 64 SDI inputs on 3M/E version; four keyers per full M/E; five wipe-pattern generators per full M/E. 800-824-5127; fax: 530-487-3755; www.grassvalleygroup.com
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AUTOMATION AND CONTROL SYSTEM

Omnibus Colossus: provides multichannel, multiformat delivery; designed to bridge the gap between video, audio, Internet and data-streaming applications. 530-470-1700; fax: 530-470-1718; www.omnibus.tv
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PAN/TILT SYSTEM

Hitachi Denshi Eagle: developed for remote observation applications; the PTE-300 head and PT-EE-L housing protect from wind and rain; provides full control of pan, tilt, zoom, focus and camera menu functions for the DK-H3, HV-D3, HV-D15, HV-D16 and HV-D5W and provides plug-and-play capabilities for any system. 516-921-7200; fax: 516-496-3718; www.hdal.com
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ROUTING SWITCHERS AND MODULAR ROUTERS

Leitch Routing and Distribution Group: includes the VIA32 line of routing switchers, the Xplus 16×16 line of modular routers, the Xpress 12×1 line of monitoring routers; uses Blue3 Dynamic Routing Fabric to provide scalability and flexibility; the X-Plus series of SDI modules supports ASI and routes all composite, component and widescreen serial standards. 800-231-9673; fax: 757-548-4088; www.leitch.com
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DIGITAL SIGNAL PROCESSING CAMERA

Panasonic AW-E300S: features a separate optical system; allows the CCD assembly to be separated from the camera for a wide range of imaging applications; features three 1/3-inch IT CCDs that deliver 800 lines of horizontal resolution, 60dB S/N ratio and a minimum illumination of 1.5 lux. 800-528-8601; fax: 323-436-3660; www.panasonic.com/broadcast
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TEST AND MEASUREMENT STREAMER

Videotek STM-350: designed with VTM-300 and VTM-400HD; a real-time streaming video unit that works through SpyderWeb software; 2RU unit offers front-panel controls. 800-800-5719; fax: 610-327-9295; www.videotek.com
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COAXIAL TRANSMISSION LINE

Andrew MacXLine: two added versions — 4 1/16-inch and 6 1/18-inch, 50Ù; features thermally compensated transmission line; made from high-conductivity copper tubing; bellows section incorporated in the inner conductors; inner connectors are captivated and use tensioned springfingers for maximum contact force. 708-349-3300; fax: 708-349-5444; www.andrew.com
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DATACASTING CARD

Lucent Digital Video WaveStar TSI-100: enables broadcasters to allocate bandwidth for data services while retaining picture quality; provides a flexible, multiservice aggregation hub for a number of data services. 908-580-7000; fax: 908-580-7151; www.lucent.com/ldr
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RESIN THERMAL TRANSFER PRINTER

K-Sun Corporation 2001XLST: images on industrial shrink tube material for wire marking; conforms to FCC Class B standards and meets UL-224 specifications; shrinkage temperature range is 194- to 518°F. 800-622-6312 ext. 214; fax: 715-247-4003; www.ksun.com
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VERTICAL INTERVAL SWITCHERS

Knox Video ProSwitch series: contain either single or dual outputs in thin-profile, 3RU rackmount chassis; consist of five lines of switchers each with an additional channel of video: Alpha (composite), Beta (S-video), Gamma (component), Delta (RGBS) and Epsilon (RGBHV); bandwidth either 200MHz or 350MHz; accept and route balanced or unbalanced stereo audio. 301-840-5805; fax: 301-840-2946; www.knoxvideo.com
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CONTROL PANEL

Quantel Studio FX: provides full control of acquisition, management and playout of still and clips; includes an SVGA display platform; server will support two FX stations for distributed operation; offers full Sony protocol VTR control; video or video and key can be recorded from a live feed or from a CQ; features facilities for top and tail editing of clips within the system; the crop facility for both clips and stills has a method of optimizing recorded material. +44 (0)1635 48222; fax: +44 (0)1635 815815; www.quantel.com
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OPEN-INTERFACE SOFTWARE TOOL

BarcoNet SNMP Profile Manager: designed for BarcoNet's ROSA network management system; offers operators a solution to manage all network elements by a single, vendor-independent management platform; ROSA with SNMP Profile Manager is capable of integrating network devices from several vendors into a single management platform without extra programming. 800-992-5016; fax: 770-590-3610; www.barconet.com
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FIXED-MODE ASPECT RATIO CONVERTER

Crystal Vision ShARC: will convert a 16:9 video signal to 4:3 by horizontally stretching the central 75 percent of the input picture, with no vertical processing involved and no need for black bands at the top and bottom of the final picture; has a wide and flat frequency response, with low levels of measurable conversion artifacts such as aliasing, banding and ripples. +44 1223 506 515; fax: +44 1223 506 514; www.crystalvis.com
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INTERNET BROADCASTING SOFTWARE

Media 100 Cleaner Live: delivers real-time, capture and Internet streaming in both the Windows Media and RealSystem 8 streaming formats simultaneously; allows anyone to broadcast a live event using the Internet; includes the ability to save full-resolution DV input streams to disk for later editing using Media 100 CineStream and view status of key functions instantly with traffic monitors. 800-773-1770; fax: 508-624-9384; www.media100.com
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FLUORESCENT LIGHTING

Lowel-Light LowelScandles: features a multitasking, fluorescent fixture designed for quick and easy choice of light size and quality by a change of accessories; provides 200W daylight or tungsten-balanced illumination from eight 24-watt lamps, switched in pairs for variable output; features an output of 220Fc at 5 inches, when used with its supplied Collapsable Front Reflector. 800-334-3426; fax: 718-921-0303; www.lowel.com
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DATA CENTER QUALITY UPS

Staco Energy Encore Series: contains blackout protection; offers power-conditioning features that protect against brownouts, surges, sags, spikes and other power anomalies; fully SNMP capable; offers scalable unlimited runtime via external battery packs with independent chargers, front-access, hot-swappable batteries, fast recharge times, voltage regulation incorporating double boost and double buck. 937-253-1191; fax: 937-252-1723; www.stacoenergy.com
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MPEG VIDEO CODEC

Cell Stack System Aurora: fully-integrated MPEG-2; equipped with encoder, decoder and ATM interface in one stand-alone, remotely managed appliance with four audio channels; PAL/NTSC format; automatic 3:2 pull-down inversion and decoder pan-and-scan support; sample rates of 32-, 44.1- and 48kHz, plus optional half sample rates. 972-713-8999; fax: 972-713-9597; www.cellstack.com
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BANDPASS FILTER

Microwave Filter Model 14042: used to prevent PCS interference at the ENG receive site; passes the entire ENG band, channels 1 through 10 and 1990- to 2500MHz; provides stopband rejection of 25dB at 1910MHz and 2580MHz, with a passband insertion loss of 1.0dB. 800-448-1666; fax: 315-463-1467; www.microwavefilter.com
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BATTERY PACK

Aspen Electronics ProBrick: comes in the PB-70 and NHP-100; designed as a modular, full-service battery with removable mounts and electronics service and cell pack replacement; capable of meeting the digital cameras and lighting application requirements. 714-379-2515; fax: 714-379-2517; www.aspenelectronics.com
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CHANNEL COMBINER

Communications & Energy 7503HV: connects three 1KW VHF transmitters to one broadcast antenna line; features a frequency range of 174- to 450MHz; filter requires a minimum guardband of at least one channel; connectors are 50W 7/8th; filters are mounted on a common panel for studio installation. 315-452-0709; fax: 315-452-0732
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VIDEO DISK RECORDER

Doremi Labs V1 MP2-HD: features MPEG-2 4:2:2 recording and playback of high-definition video; simultaneous record and play capability for time delay and instant replay of live video feeds; housed in a 3RU chassis with up to two internal hard drives. 818-562-1101; fax: 818-562-1109; www.doremilabs.com
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VIDEO WORKSTATION

Quantel iQ: supports resolution co-existence — the ability to work simultaneously on material of different resolutions within the same job; combines the flexibility of a standard PC with the power of high-performance hardware to allow work in real-time on high-definition material. +44 (0)1635 48222; fax: +44 (0)1635 815815; www.quantel.com
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PICTURE QUALITY ANALYZER

Tektronix PQA300: single-channel analysis system provides frame-by-frame results that are shown through multiple charts, displays and difference maps for identification, tabulation, analysis and archive of results; comes in a compact platform for desktop and rack applications; available with an optional integrated touchscreen display. 800-835-9433; 503-222-1542; www.tektronix.com
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VIDEO CREATION SOLUTION

Pinnacle Systems CineWave: delivers real-time special effects with uncompressed, standard-definition media; features uncompressed SD video and the speed of real-time effects; provides layering, effects, advanced nonlinear editing, motion tracker, and paint and compositing tools. 650-526-1600; fax: 650-526-1601; www.pinnaclesys.com
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PAN/TILT CAMERA

Hitachi Denshi PT-1: features a digital 16:9/4:3 switchable integrated pan/tilt camera unit with a color touchscreen controller; works with third-party controllers. 516-921-7200; fax: 516-496-3718; www.hdal.com
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ASSET MANAGEMENT AND ARCHIVE

Omnibus Workflow: provides graphical mechanism for the design of complex television station process automation; offers close integration between business and planning systems and the management and movement of physical media within the broadcast operation; enables users to manipulate, add and annotate metadata within the broadcast environment. 530-470-1700; fax: 530-470-1718; www.omnibus.tv
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AUTHORING SOFTWARE

Triveni and Chyron Lyric-Skyscraper: drives on-air graphics systems for conventional analog TV broadcast; creates and inserts interactive enhancements for DTV; combination of Chyron's Lyric and Triveni's Skyscraper. 631-845-2000 or 609-716-3505; fax: 631-845-3867 or 609-716-503; www.chyron.com; www.TriveniDigital.com
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AUDIO POST SYSTEM

AMS Neve Logic 3SC 5.1: features a networkable post work-station; features faster editing and project turnaround, 64/128 input menu-free mixing console; simultaneous multiversion mixes; surround monitoring; new DSP ToolBox plug-ins. 888-888-6383; fax: 212-965-3739; www.ams-neve.com.
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“BUILT TO ORDER” PRODUCTION STUDIO

Quantel's Editbox Choice: adds the ‘built to order’ option to the Clipbox Studio, extending the capabilities of Quantel's nonlinear editing system to the promo and shortform markets; +44 (0)1635 48222; fax: +44 (0)1635 815815; www.quantel.com.
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VIDEO SERVER

Panasonic Broadcast & Television Systems AJ-HDR150: now shipping; offering multiresolution recording and playback in the DVCPRO compression format; records 20 hours of DVCPRO footage, 10 hours of DVCPRO50 footage, or five hours of DVCPRO HD footage with internal RAID-3 storage. 800-528-8601; fax: 323-436-3660; www.panasonic.com/broadcast
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NEWSROOM NONLINEAR EDITING SYSTEM

Panasonic Broadcast & Television Systems newsbyte50: now shipping; operates on either 50Mb/s DVCPRO 50 and 25Mb/s DVCPRO; completes high-speed disk transfers at 2X faster than normal speed in DVCPRO 50 and 4X faster than normal speed in DVCPRO. 800-528-8601; fax: 323-436-3660; www.panasonic.com/broadcast
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VIDEO INSERTION GRAPHICS SYSTEM

Inscriber Technology NBC Namedropper XL system: now shipping; enables stations to insert call letters, logos or other identification information into a network promotion or program. 519-570-9111; fax: 519-570-9140; www.inscriber.com
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MULTICHANNEL AUDIO TOOL

Dolby Laboratories DP570: now shipping; facilitates the creation of content with multichannel audio for digital television and DVD; 2RU unit requires minimal operational effort from the audio professional. 415-558-0200; fax: 415-863-1373; www.dolby.com/metadata
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MPEG CAPTURE CARD FOR STREAMING MEDIA

ViewCast Osprey-2000: now shipping; combines standard MPEG with streaming video and audio and video inputs; captures and encodes from digital or analog sources and integrates seamlessly with leading editing and streaming applications; one encode step instead of several steps to create multiple streaming bit rates and file formats. 972-488-7200; 972-488-7199; www.viewcast.com
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