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Articles Tagged Intercoms

  • Wednesday, February 03, 2016
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    PSW Staff 02/03/16 04:12 PM,
    For the 10th year in a row, Red Hook, New York-based Firehouse Productions provided RF and wireless coordination for the Victoria’s Secret fashion show held at the Armory in New York City. This year was the first year they brought along Radio Active Designs UV-1G wireless intercom units to assist with communications during the event. Although billed a fashion show, the annual Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show is a high profile and high production event that features not only fashion but… View this story
    Filed in: AVNewsAVRemoteWireless

  • Wednesday, January 27, 2016
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    PSW Staff 01/27/16 10:53 AM,
    The Rose Bowl Stadium, in Pasadena, California is notorious for being one of the more challenging RF stadium environments in the country. For this year’s event, six Radio Active Designs UV-1G wireless communication units were deployed to provide some relief for the problem. Because the stadium is situated close to most of the TV transmitters for Los Angeles, open RF channels are in high demand. During the event there were only four open UHF TV Channels to operate 150 wireless… View this story
    Filed in: AVNewsAVDigitalManufacturerProcessorSignalSystemWireless

  • Tuesday, January 19, 2016
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    PSW Staff 01/19/16 01:55 PM,
    At the 102nd Rose Bowl games in Pasadena, CA, communication systems specialist ATK Versacom became an early adopter of Lectrosonics new IFB-VHF System, fielding a pair of IFBT4-VHF frequency agile compact transmitters and IFBR1a-VHF receivers at the event. Newly introduced in December 2015, the new IFB-VHF System (interruptible foldback) operates across 239 frequencies in the less-trafficked VHF broadcast band, improving the ability of audio production and communication systems providers to coordinate larger systems even in a dense RF environment. “The… View this story
    Filed in: AVNewsAVDigitalManufacturerRemoteWireless

  • Wednesday, January 13, 2016
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    PSW Staff 01/13/16 08:57 AM,
    Yomiuri Telecasting Corporation (YTV) has deployed a new Riedel Communications Artist digital matrix intercom system at its Osaka broadcast facilities to improve communications supporting production of programming including the Japanese variety show “Miyane-ya.” Installed as part of an ongoing upgrade of YTV’s control rooms, the new Artist system in the Studio 3 control room provides the communications functionality needed to manage internal signals and audio contribution from a wide variety of external sources. “The Riedel Artist system provides the reliability… View this story
    Filed in: AVNewsAVDigitalInstallation

  • Wednesday, January 06, 2016
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    PSW Staff 01/06/16 10:31 AM,
    Highland Heights, Ohio-based Eighth Day Sound provided a Radio Active Designs (RAD) UV-1G wireless intercom base station and 12 RAD packs along with sound reinforcement and production support for the recent Beyoncé “On The Run” tour. “The belt packs were used by lighting, video, audio and carpenter departments as well as by the stage manager and production manager,” explains system tech Christopher Bellamy. “The base station was located in a rack with the other wireless RF and hardware gear back… View this story
    Filed in: AVNewsAVConcertDigitalManufacturerStageWireless

  • Wednesday, December 30, 2015
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    PSW Staff 12/30/15 01:38 PM,
    Jetwave Wireless, located in Alexandria, Virginia, recently installed two Radio Active Designs UV-1G wireless intercom systems in the NBC studio facilities in Washington, D.C. They provided a third unit for use during remote broadcasts. “As a wireless dealer we provide a lot of value-added services including the installation of fairly sophisticated distributed antenna systems,” explains Jim Dugan, owner of Jetwave Wireless. “With the upcoming 600Mhz spectrum changes looming and an existing wireless intercom that they were not happy with they… View this story
    Filed in: AVNewsAVInstallationWireless

  • Tuesday, December 15, 2015
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    PSW Staff 12/15/15 07:34 AM,
    This summer, Riedel Communications’ Artist digital matrix intercom system was employed in Secret Group’s “Secret Cinema presents ‘Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back’” to provide communications. The fiber-based Artist system allowed for a complex communications system that helped Secret Group transport guests at a former London industrial space into a live recreation of well-known environments and scenes from the “Star Wars” film franchise. Spread across various areas including show, lighting, automation, and video control rooms as well as the Death… View this story
    Filed in: AVNewsAVDigitalManufacturerNetworkingSound ReinforcementSystem

  • Thursday, December 03, 2015
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    PSW Staff 12/03/15 08:28 AM,
    When Red Bull’s outrageous version of a soapbox derby — La Course Red Bull Boîte à Savon 2015 — hit the streets of Montreal, a uniquely compact Rec4Box OB Factory van equipped with Riedel Communications gear provided master control capabilities supporting live production and streaming of the event. As a wild array of human-powered gravity racers made their way down the slopes of Square Victoria, Riedel’s fiber-based RockNet real-time audio network and Artist digital matrix intercom system gave the event… View this story
    Filed in: AVNewsAVDigitalManufacturerNetworking

  • Tuesday, December 01, 2015
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    PSW Staff 12/01/15 08:35 AM,
    Providing versatile communications and signal transport even on the high seas, Riedel Communications is enabling the Royal Caribbean International (RCI) Quantum Class ship Anthem of the Seas to achieve near-unlimited flexibility in routing not only video and audio, but also intercom signals between the onboard broadcast center and the ship’s various entertainment areas. Delivered by Finland-based broadcast system integrator TV Tools, the Riedel MediorNet real-time media network, Artist digital matrix intercom system, and Acrobat wireless intercom systems support unique media-rich… View this story
    Filed in: AVNewsAVDigitalInstallationInterconnectManufacturerNetworkingProcessorSoftware

  • Friday, October 30, 2015
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    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
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