New Products: February 2006
Turbosound sub-bass enclosure, Smart Technologies interactive whiteboard, Remaco IR extender, and more.
Turbosound's TSW-218 sub-bass enclosure consists of dual, 18-inch modular coupling horns designed for stadium, arena, and nightclub use in the sub-100 Hz frequency range. Each of the enclosure's 18-inch transducers features a 5-inch-diameter voice coil and high-temperature, neodymium magnet structures. The TSW-218 offers 104 dB sensitivity, 135 dB continuous SPL, 4-ohm nominal impedance, and 1,200 W RMS power handling. The enclosure includes two Speakon NL4MP connectors, and is available in an installed version without handles or wheels. Price: $4,912. Availability: currently available. For more information, contact Turbosound at +44-1403-711447 or at www.turbosound.com.IR extender
Targeted for use in office, conference room, and consumer applications, Remaco's IRE-120 IR extender broadcasts IR signals through radio frequencies from one room to another via transmitter and receiver units. The extender features -95 dBm sensitivity, a 12 dBm power level, and operates at 434 MHz RF frequency. According to the company, the IRE-120 can transmit signals up to 75 feet. Price: N/A. Availability: currently available. For more information, contact Remaco at +65-6366-9266 or at www.remacotech.com.Interactive whiteboard
Smart Technologies has released the Smart Board 600 Series interactive whiteboard, which is designed for large meeting room installations. The 600 Series is available in 48-, 64-, and 77-inch (pictured here) diagonal screen sizes. The whiteboard features two built-in 15 W speakers, Smart Board Software 9.1, a redesigned Smart pen tray, and a help button for access to a screen orientation feature and the company's online training and support material. Price: N/A. Availability: currently available (all screen sizes). For more information, contact Smart Technologies at 888-427-6278 or at www.smarttech.com.Videoconferencing endpoints
Tandberg has introduced the 6000 MXP Profile, 3000 MXP Profile, and Profile Set-top Package multimedia endpoints. Targeted at medium- to large-sized groups, the 6000 MXP Profile offers the Tandberg 6000 MXP codec, a 43- or 50-inch plasma display, a WAVE II camera, an integrated digital, 250 W amplifier, and a PC input cable with integrated audio input. The 3000 MXP Profile, which is designed for medium-sized groups, features the company's 3000 MXP codec, a 43-inch plasma or 32-inch LCD display, a WAVE II camera, an integrated digital, 60 W amplifier, and a PC input cable with integrated audio input. Designed for medium- to small-sized groups, the Profile Set-top Package offers a 43-inch plasma or 32-inch LCD display with integrated audio, and integrates with any Tandberg MXP set-top unit. Price: N/A (all models). Availability: currently available (all models). For more information, contact Tandberg at 212-692-6500 or at www.tandberg.net.