What's New: AV Technology

Da-Lite Screen Company's Series 300 lace-and-grommet frame system is constructed of 3in.-diameter aluminum tubing, with lacing cord and positioned S hooks for attaching a Da-Lite Lace and Grommet projection screen surface. The frame has a black powder-coated finish
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Aug 1, 2006 12:00 PM, By Charissa Young


Da-Lite Screen Company's Series 300 lace-and-grommet frame system is constructed of 3in.-diameter aluminum tubing, with lacing cord and positioned S hooks for attaching a Da-Lite Lace and Grommet projection screen surface. The frame has a black powder-coated finish, or may be specified with the optional 7in. Pro-Trim masking cover that conceals the screen binding and lacing cord. The frame is also available as a curved model with any degree of single axis curve.
▪ Da-Lite | www.da-lite.com


Chief Manufacturing introduces new tilt mounting solutions with a built-in CPU adapter, ideal for digital signage applications. The PWC and MWC provide all-in-one mounting solutions for a flatpanel and a CPU or receiver. Both provide lockable tilt at 0, 5, 10, and 15 degrees with integrated lateral shift for easy positioning. The PWC is designed for large flatpanel displays 37in. to 65in. up to 200lbs., and the MWC is designed for medium flatpanel displays 26in. to 40in. up to 100lbs.
▪ Chief Manufacturing www.chiefmfg.com


Gepco's LSK series of ultra-low skew UTP cables is designed for the transmission of component analog video in a twisted-pair format without hardware delay compensation. The LSK has a consistent pair lay with a maximum time delay differential of 2ns (per 100m) between any two pairs. This allows for red, green, and blue video components to remain in synch, ensuring optimal picture quality and reliable video distribution.
▪ Gepco


Sanus Systems' new VisionMount MF110 is designed for applications where full motion — tilt, swivel, pan, and extend functions — of medium-sized LCD TVs is necessary. With the MF110 flatpanel mount, users can extend and adjust the TV up to 9.5in. from the wall for best viewing. It is available in two powder-coated finishes, silver and black, and the heavy-gauge steel can support up to 100lbs.
▪ Sanus Systems | www.sanus.com


Lowell's ACSP UL and ETL-listed, single- and multi-circuit 20A surge suppressors are designed for rack, wall, or load-center applications. Every ACSP product shields line-to-neutral, defeats surges up to 72,000A and meets GSA Grade A/Mode 1/Class 1 endurance using Lowell's proprietary Triple Clamping Redundancy technology.
▪ Lowell | www.lowellmfg.com


Several upgrades are now available for Harris' Videotek TVM and VTM series multiformat test and measurement instruments. New functions include multiple picture thumbnails, expanded video metadata, and low-ambient-light operation mode. The upgrade will be available as a standard feature in several models at no additional charge or as a Flash update to existing users' firmware.
▪ Harris | www.broadcast.harris.com


Premier Mounts' Polaris Universal projector mount is designed to fit most projectors weighing less than 10lbs. It features Premier Mounts' MagnaGuide technology, which allows for a quick and easy one-person installation, and the Lock-It security system, which protects all mount and adjustment points. The mount also enables a +/-6-degree tilt and roll and 360-degree rotation.
▪ Premier Mounts | www.mounts.com


Network Electronics' new Flashlink range of multimode-compatible modules optimize the use of multimode fiber for the transport of HD-SDI and Ethernet signals. The line includes a 16-channel Coarse Wave Division Multiplexing (CWDM) and 2-channel Wavelength Division Multiplexing (WDM). All optical modules with data rates up to 622Mbps are standard multimode compatible.
▪ Network Electronics www.network-electronics.com


Premier Mounts' PDS series of projector mounts feature custom brackets fabricated by Premier Dedicated Solutions, a new division of Premier Mounts specializing in custom fabrication and dedicated bracketry. The line offers flexibility for low-profile and extended mounting. Included is the Premier Mounts' Lock-It security system, which consists of special security screws and a custom Allen key.
▪ Premier Mounts | www.mounts.com


Thomson's Grass Valley Indigo AV mixer brings broadcast functionality to the professional AV market with its mixes, dissolves, keys, and 2D and 3D effects. The mixer accepts analog and digital, SD and HD video, and audio inputs (including embedded audio in SDI and DV streams), plus high-resolution computer inputs. Outputs are also available in multiple formats simultaneously, including DVI and SDI for direct drive of displays, projectors, and for digital recording.
▪ Thomson | www.thomsongrassvalley.com


Premier Mounts' AM250 scissor-style swingout arm mount is designed to pull displays up to 18in. from the wall and retract to less than 5in. The mount allows the display to tilt down 10 degrees and pivot to the left or right 45 degrees. The AM250 is designed to fit most 37in. to 50in. plasma or LCD displays up to 125lbs.
▪ Premier Mounts | www.mounts.com




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