LAS VEGAS, APRIL 6, 2016 ― Pro Co Sound, an RHC Holdings Brand, is the exclusive authorized manufacturer of Neutrik’s opticalCON MTP® 12 LITE and ADVANCED Fiber Assemblies, which will be on display at NAB 2016 (Booth C11747). These rugged and lightweight 12-fiber mobile field cables feature excellent cable retention, a black PUR outer jacket and are available in single- and multi-mode options. They are ideal for UHD, 4K and 8K video production.
Pro Co has created the opticalCON MTP & SPLIT, featuring Neutrik’s opticalCON MTP 12 LITE connector and its MTP X-TREME & SPLIT with Neutrik’s opticalCON MTP 12 ADVANCED connector. The opticalCON MTP & SPLIT is a rugged and lightweight 12-fiber mobile field cable. The MTP X-TREME & SPLIT offers a cut-proof and rodent resistant double-jacket glass yarn armored cable construction. Both cables feature excellent cable retention due to the use of aramid yarn in their design. The breakout and master cables are available as LC, SC and ST connectors.
“We are excited to be the exclusive authorized manufacturers of Neutrik’s opticalCON MTP 12 LITE and ADVANCED Fiber Assemblies,” says Darius Seabaugh, vice president of marketing for RHC Holdings. “These MTP connectors, based on conventional and established MTP connectivity, offer 12 optical fibers in a very small form factor. By partnering Neutrik’s renowned opticalCON connector technology with Pro Co’s super manufacturing expertise, we are offering the industry a proven solution for use in the most demanding audio production environments.”
The opticalCON MTP 12 LITE is a 12-channel, fiber-optic connection system recommended for multi-signal transmission. The IP65-rated waterproof connector includes a push-pull locking mechanism, custom color coding, rugged plastic housing and a rubber protection cap. It is also compatible with the standard opticalCON ADVANCED NO12FDW-A chassis. The connection is well protected against dirt and dust due to its automatically operated sealing cover.
The opticalCON MTP ADVANCED is a ruggedized and dirt-protected 12-channel fiber-optic connection system that’s ideal for point-to-point multichannel routing. The cable connector is comprised of rugged all-metal housing, has heavy-duty cable retention and is IP65-rated and water resistant in the mated state. Its innovative spherical shutter guarantees low maintenance and ease of cleaning, with no additional tools required. The color-coded connector additionally features a reliable push-pull locking mechanism. The ADVANCED assembly includes an optional Chassis Connector for the standard MTP ELITE MALE connectors, which has a laser protective metal shutter that a two-component rubber gasket seals.
RHC Holdings, located in Jackson, Missouri, is one of the world’s largest manufacturers and suppliers of audio, video, home theater, data and telecommunications interfacing products. Comprising RapcoHorizon, Pro Co, RAT, RoadHog and StageMASTER, each RHC Holdings brand has developed a reputation in many industries for reliability and superior sound performance. Used worldwide by concert touring sound companies, video and sound contractors, recording studios, system integrators, audiophiles and musicians, the company’s products provide optimal flexibility and premium performance. RHC Holdings also has a state-of-the-art Custom Shop to modify existing products or build new devices to meet any need.