New Products: October 2006
360 Systems image server, QSC Audio Products subwoofer, Sanus Systems LCD TV wall mount ...
The ImageServer 2000 from 360 Systems includes a frame synchronization feature for improved compatibility with satellite receivers, tape machines, and other non-genlocked video sources. The ImageServer 2000 is designed for PEG television, house of worship, and entertainment venue projects. Features include Advanced Playlisting software, a RAID-5 drive array with 170 hours of storage, composite analog and digital SDI video input and output, and remote workstation control. The ImageServer 2000 can receive FTP video and graphic transfers in various file formats. Price: $11,500. Availability: currently available. For more information, contact 360 Systems at 805-497-6400 or at www.360systems.com.Subwoofer
Designed for use with the company's WideLine loudspeakers, the QSC Audio Products WL218-sw subwoofer is operable down to 31 Hz with up to 139 dB SPL @ 1 m acoustic output. It includes a 14-gauge, powder-coated steel grille and 18-inch transducers housed in a separate chamber. The WL218-sw can be flown via a three-point rigging scheme. The subwoofer can also be used in a ground stack service via interlocking feet and recess features. The suspension system supports up to eight individual subwoofers with a 10:1 design factor. Price: N/A. Availability: currently available. For more information, contact QSC Audio Products at 714-754-6175 or at www.qscaudio.com.LCD TV wall mount
Sanus Systems' MF110 VisionMount Full Motion Wall Mount is designed to support flat-panel LCD TVs that measure 15 to 40 inches diagonal and weigh up to 100 pounds. The MF110 tilts from +5 to -15 degrees, and extends the TV from the wall up to 9.5 inches. The unit also offers swivel and pan functionality. The mount is available in silver and black finishes. Price: $199.99. Availability: currently available. For more information, contact Sanus Systems at 800-359-5520 or at www.sanus.com.Active loudspeaker
The CD 3200 2.5-way active loudspeaker from Canton features a built-in 200-W IcePower amplifier and four aluminum 4-inch mid/bass drivers. The loudspeaker incorporates Canton's sinusoidal rubber surround and spider assembly for improved lateral displacement control, according to the company. The CD 3200 also includes the company's ADT-25 aluminum-manganese tweeters for high frequency reproduction. Price: $1,600. Availability: currently available. For more information, contact Canton at 612-706-9250 or at www.cantonusa.com.Modular monitor wall
Winsted's M-View customizable tubular monitor walls can accommodate any size LCD and/or plasma screen, which can be installed on the frame using adjustable-post plasma or VESA mounts. Unit walls are constructed from heavy-duty aluminum tubing with a black powder coat finish. In-line, concave, or convex configurations are available. Price: N/A. Availability: currently available. For more information, contact Winsted at 800-447-2257 or at www.winsted.com.LCD projector
Designed for educators, trainers, mobile professionals, and small-to-medium sized businesses, the TLP-SC2500U mobile LCD projector from Toshiba displays hands-on demonstrations, 3D objects, fine-print texts, and microscopic images. The TLP-SC2500U incorporates an advanced document camera with 3-megapixel resolution, 16X zoom, and a built-in LED light. The unit provides 2,500 ANSI lumens of brightness, XGA (1024x768) resolution, and a 400:1 contrast ratio. Additional features include one-touch automatic setup on a presentation remote, instant power shutdown capability, and a digital zoom function on the remote control. Price: $1,539. Availability: currently available. For more information, contact Toshiba at 888-822-8674 or at www.toshiba.com.Sliding rail system
The Middle Atlantic Products SRSR Series Rotating Sliding Rail System now has the ability to lock in the extended position, preventing the rack frame from retracting during installation and servicing. Locking points are at 0-, 60-, and 90-degree positions for simplified equipment integration and rear cable access. Designed for in-wall applications, the SRSR Series is available with a 19-inch or 23-inch useable depth, and accommodates up to 300 pounds of equipment. Price: N/A. Availability: currently available. For more information, contact Middle Atlantic Products at 800-266-7225 or at www.middleatlantic.com.Digital media players
The Digital View M3-100 and M3-200 interactive digital media players are designed for use in digital signage applications. The M3-100 provides USB connections that allow the content on the memory card to be updated from a PC. The M3-200 can accept content updates from a USB memory stick. Both models feature content scheduling via a real-time clock and calendar, full playlist control, database capabilities, RS232 ports, USB ports, and NTSC/PAL S-video and analog RGB video output. The media players support MPEG-1, 2, and 4, and JPEG video formats stored on a CompactFlash memory card. Price: $95 (M3-100); $130 (M3-200). Availability: currently available (both models). For more information, contact Digital View at 408-782-7773 or at www.digitalview.com.Flat-panel display speaker system
Atlantic Technology's FS-5000 three-in-one front soundstage speaker system is designed for use in large theater rooms. The system's 50-inch-wide enclosure houses three independent two-way speaker systems. The 5-inch-deep cabinet is internally separated into three individual chambers, with a 1-inch dome tweeter and two of the company's 4.5-inch GLH woofers in each chamber. Each section of the cabinet has its own speaker. The FS-5000 features bass response down to 70 Hz, and is available in a silver or black finish. Price: $1,499. Availability: currently available. For more information, contact Atlantic Technology at 781-762-6300 or at www.atlantictechnology.com.1080p DLP projector
SIM2 USA's HT3000 single-chip, 1080p front projector displays 1080p source material, including HD-DVD and Blu-ray formats. The HT3000 incorporates a 10-bit internal deinterlacer, a 0.95-inch 1080p DarkChip3 DMD chipset, and the company's Alpha Path light engine for true 1080p resolution. Features include end-to-end 10-bit video processing, a seven-segment color wheel, and a 5,000:1 contrast ratio. The 200-W high-output lamp has a 4,000-hour lifespan, and the lens has a 1.5-2.0:1 throw ratio. Price: $15,995. Availability: currently available. For more information, contact SIM2 USA at 954-442-2999 or at www.sim2usa.com.