MASTER CONTROL SOLUTION
Pinnacle's DekoCast: integrates a real-time character generator, multiple-channel video and audio clip player, 24-track audio mixer and router, multichannel DVE, and an advanced compositing engine within a unified hardware platform.
+49 89 502 06 0; www.pinnaclesys.com
HD PORTABLE SIGNAL GENERATOR
Hamlet Video International Protean 292X: measures 15cm × 10cm × 2.5cm and weighs less than 0.4kg; provides 16 different serial digital test patterns, which are user-selectable at any of 10 frame rates on 1080 lines, plus 720-line 60Hz progressive and 59.94psf.
+44 1494 793763; www.hamlet.co.uk
Klotz Polystar PS14P: designed for use in mobile outside broadcast vans; available with eight to 48 pairs in eight different types; 20 percent smaller in diameter than conventional multicores; each wire pair is individually jacketed.
+49 8106 308 510; www.klotz-ais.com
CRT COLOR VIDEO MONITORS
Sony PVM-L2 series: 50-centimeter, 35.5-centimeter and 23-centimeter units are available; option slots provide SDI and SDTI-CP; the PVM-14L2 and PVM-20L2 incorporate a Trinitron CRT that offers images with a resolution of 600 TV lines, while the PVM-9L2 incorporates a Trinitron CRT that offers images with a resolution of 250 TV lines.
+44 1256 355011; www.sony.com/displaysystems
Eyeheight CC-2: provides individual control and R, G and B gain, lift and gamma; an integral legalizer ensures that the resultant picture complies with normal broadcast signal specifications.
+44 1923 256 000; www.eyeheight.com
LED LIGHT SOURCE
CBT Systems Railight: features a 23-centimeter slide-out illumination head, 180-degree rotation and full-rack width illumination; installs into a 1RU space.
1.5W AND 2W KU-BAND UPCONVERTERS
Patriot Antenna Systems: are bundled with Patriot's new line of transmit 75-centimeter, 90-centimeter, 1-meter, 1.2-meter, 1.8-meter and 2.4-meter VSAT antennas; bundled systems are comprised of an antenna, block upconverter and LNB.
+052 67 25 80; www.sepatriot.com
SERVO PAN/TILT CAMERA ROBOTIC HEADS
Telemetrics PT-CP-S2, PT-LP-S2 and PT-HP-S2: designed for demanding broadcast and production applications such as centralcasting; the new Virtual Studio Option for the PT-LP-S2 and PT-HP-S2 offers precision feedback accuracy to seamlessly integrate into virtual studio applications.
WIRELESS REMOTE CONTROL FOR VTRS
9data Soft/Hardware WRC-9: is radio-controlled; navigates all VTRs with an RS422 interface independently of model, video format and manufacturer; all functions work with precise frame accuracy from the desktop.
+49 2233 692 806; www.9data.com
ZOOM-THROUGH ANAMORPHIC ADAPTER
OpTex: for use with the Canon XL-1/S MiniDV camera; XL-1 operators now can record widescreen images with no loss of optical quality; optically squeezes a 16:9 image onto the 4:3 chips used in the camera.
+44 8441 2199; www.optexint.com