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Articles Tagged Intercoms

  • Tuesday, March 29, 2016
    PSW Staff 03/29/16 12:17 PM,
    Clear-Com will present the all-new DX410 two-channel 2.4 GHz digital wireless intercom system at Prolight + Sound 2016. Featuring 7 kHz wideband audio for audio clarity, it is the first DX Series wireless intercom system to offer this level of audio frequency range. Durable and light-weight, the DX410 beltpack and All-in-One wireless headset are designed to withstand long periods of usage and tough production environments. “We are excited to bring the DX410 to Prolight + Sound,” said Craig Fredrickson, product… View this story
    Filed in: AVNewsAVManufacturer

  • Tuesday, March 08, 2016
    PSW Staff 03/08/16 08:52 AM,
    Communication during sporting extravaganzas like Super Bowl 50 is always difficult – the area is typically “RF challenged”, making the use of wireless particularly trying. Fortunately, eleven Radio Active Designs (RAD) UV-1G wireless intercom systems were on site during numerous events leading up to, during and after the Super Bowl to ensure all lines of communication were kept open.  CP Communications, located in Elmsford, New York, was responsible for wireless audio transmission for pre- and post-game events as well as… View this story
    Filed in: AVNewsAVDigitalEngineerMicrophoneRemoteSignalTechnicianWireless

  • Wednesday, March 02, 2016
    PSW Staff 03/02/16 11:53 AM,
    As the world’s best male ski racers competed in the Audi FIS Ski World Cup giant slalom event held Jan. 9-10 at Chuenisbärgli in Adelboden, Switzerland, Riedel Communications equipment provided the radio communications network essential to a smoothly run live sports competition. Designed, deployed, and maintained by engineers from Riedel Switzerland, the system ensured communications for 17 different user groups ranging from race management, security, and traffic control to production and catering. “FIS World Cup events are complex productions that… View this story
    Filed in: AVNewsAVDigitalManufacturerSystem

  • Wednesday, February 03, 2016
    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
    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
    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
    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
    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
    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
    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

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