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Articles Tagged Intercoms

  • Friday, October 30, 2015
    Gary Parks 10/30/15 08:28 AM,
    Change in the intercom systems market marches on. The transition from analog to digital party-line systems continues, with multiple communications channels possible on a single microphone or data cable – though traditional analog intercoms are still widely used for less complex productions. Highlighting this transition, a Clear-Com digital two-channel HelixNet intercom speaker station shared space with an old-school call-signal flasher on the front of house console at the most recent Monterey Jazz Festival (pictured above/left). Supporting the trend toward digital… View this story
    Filed in: Live SoundFeatureBlogStudy HallDigitalEthernetInterconnectMicrophoneNetworkingSignalWireless

  • Thursday, September 17, 2015
    wireless systems
    PSW Staff 09/17/15 01:41 PM,
    Radio Active Designs has announced several enhancements to its UV-1G wireless intercom system, including a new audio board along with Base Link and system synchronization technology. “When we rolled out the UV-1G earlier in the year we anticipated suggestions that could make the system even better,” explains James Stoffo, CTO of Radio Active Designs. “This final version of the UV-1G is in response to those ideas, which has taken the product to an even higher level of sophistication.”  The new… View this story
    Filed in: AVLive SoundChurch SoundNewsProductAVMicrophoneSignalSystemWireless

  • Tuesday, September 01, 2015
    PSW Staff 09/01/15 08:19 AM,
    As Singapore celebrated the 50th anniversary of its first National Day, Riedel Communications equipment supported all communications for technical and production-oriented coordination of the National Day Parade (NDP). Supplied and deployed as a complete solution, the Riedel Artist digital matrix intercom system, Performer digital partyline intercom system, RockNet real-time audio network, and a variety of keypanels, beltpacks, and radios supported cueing of the cast members, as well as the light, sound, pyrotechnics, and other departments contributing to the Aug. 9… View this story
    Filed in: AVNewsAVConcertDigitalEngineerManufacturerMonitoringSystemWireless

  • Monday, August 31, 2015
    PSW Staff 08/31/15 10:37 AM,
    The Special Olympics World Games, recently held at the Los Angeles Coliseum, drew athletes and coaches from 165 countries, along with 30,000 volunteers and 500,000 spectators. Valencia, California-based ATK Versacom, responsible for all onsite communications, provided Radio Active Designs UV-1G wireless intercoms along with RAD packs to aid communications during the event. “The UV-1G base stations were invaluable in freeing up RF spectrum for wireless microphones and in-ear monitor systems,” explains Jim Fay, general manager at ATK Versacom. “The Coliseum… View this story
    Filed in: AVNewsAVEngineerManufacturerMicrophoneMonitoringRemoteSystemWireless

  • Tuesday, May 19, 2015
    PSW Staff 05/19/15 06:09 AM,
    When the world’s fifth largest observation wheel, the Orlando Eye, celebrated its opening, Professional Wireless Systems (PWS) went along for the ride, providing wireless solutions for the Merlin Entertainments attraction’s nationwide-anticipated press event. Bob Glickman, Glickman Productions event producer, along with Glickman Productions’ audio designer, Travis Hill, collaborated with PWS in managing wireless communications during large-scale entertainment events. LMG was the main audio provider for the event. “Hill specifically wanted to work with a team that would be comfortable handling… View this story
    Filed in: AVNewsAVDigitalEngineerMicrophoneMonitoringNetworkingRemoteWireless

  • Friday, May 01, 2015
    PSW Staff 05/01/15 07:18 AM,
    Burbank, California-based RGEAR recently supplied two Radio Active Design (RAD) UV1-G wireless intercom systems to Food Network’s popular television show Cutthroat Kitchen. RGEAR is a broadcast rental house that provides audio and video systems for multiple television shows – mostly in the reality genre. Unlike similar businesses, RGEAR also provides skilled technicians with their systems to ensure their clients receive the best gear and the best support. “We use two of the UV1-G systems with 12 RAD packs on the… View this story
    Filed in: AVAVDigitalEngineerRemoteStudioTechnicianWireless

  • Wednesday, April 15, 2015
    PSW Staff 04/15/15 09:48 AM,
    Riedel Communications, provider of real-time video, audio, data, and communications networks, today announced that the RSP-2318 Smartpanel is now available with a choice of three intercom apps, each with a range of connectivity options to meet specific user requirements. The RSP-2318 Smartpanel itself includes three high-resolution, multitouch color displays; premium-quality stereo audio; a multilingual character set; and standard matrix connectivity via RAVENNA/AES67 or AVB in just 1 RU. The units are software upgradable should requirements change. These features make the… View this story
    Filed in: AVAVDigitalInstallationInterconnectManufacturerNetworkingSignal

  • Wednesday, April 08, 2015
    PSW Staff 04/08/15 08:22 AM,
    At the upcoming NAB Show in Las Vegas, DELEC Audio (booth C7248), a member of Salzbrenner StageTec Mediagroup, will be presenting its first intercom panels that can be connected directly to an Audinate Dante network without the need for additional converters. Specifically, the panels can be linked to the DELEC compact CS or modular MF intercom matrices equipped with a Dante interface. Three different panels are available: two 19-inch rack units with 12 or 16 keys, and a 16-key desktop… View this story
    Filed in: AVLive SoundRecordingNewsProductAVDigitalEthernetInterconnectNetworkingSignal

  • Tuesday, April 07, 2015
    PSW Staff 04/07/15 11:21 AM,
    Redhook, New York-based Firehouse Productions put a number of Radio Active Design UV1-G wireless intercom systems to work during the recent NBA All-Star Weekend held at Madison Square Garden in New York City. Four of the new UV1-G base stations and 24 beltpacks – commonly referred to as RAD packs – provided communication between production managers, riggers, special effects, carpenters, screens and automation professionals during the busy weekend. “These are key roles and we need a comm system we can… View this story
    Filed in: AVAVDigitalRemoteSignalSystemWireless

  • Tuesday, March 17, 2015
    studio technologies
    PSW Staff 03/17/15 06:50 AM,
    Visual Horizon Communications (VHC), a full-service staging company based in St. Paul, MN, recently completed a year-long upgrade to Dante-compatible technology, adding a new equipment package from Studio Technologies that includes eight Model 45DR Dante to 2-Channel Party-Line Intercom Interfaces, a Model 5202 Dante to Phones & Line Output Interface and a Model 214 Announcer’s Console. VHC provides the lighting, sound and video for a variety of meetings and live events for corporations and other clients, including 3M, Best Buy,… View this story
    Filed in: AVLive SoundNewsAVConsolesEthernetInterconnectMicrophoneMixerNetworkingProcessorSignalSound Reinforcement