Broadcast News

Bookmark and Share
28/04/2008

Jampro's Compact UHF TV Mask Filter/Combiner Wins 'STAR' Award

The new Jampro UHF RWED-516-U compact TV mask/filter combiner, manufactured by Jampro Antennas Inc of Sacramento, California - a leading supplier of antennas, combiners, filters and RF components for every application in the broadcast industry - is the recipient of the 2008 STAR (Superior Technology Award Recipient) Award presented by the editorial staff of 'TV Technology' magazine at the NAB 2008 convention.
The STAR Award is designed to celebrate and showcase the outstanding technological innovations available to the broadcast industry.
A panel of judges consisting of 'TV Technology' editors and columnists reviewed a variety of products, examined the technical applications and their overall contribution to the industry, and then submitted their award nominees.
Tom Butts, 'TV Technology' editor, said: "Every year, the NAB show serves as the launching pad for thousands of new products and services for audio and video professionals. Our panel of editors walk the show floor in search of the most innovative technologies.
"The products and services that we select for the STAR Award make the cut - they demonstrate their ability to help advance the acquisition and distribution of entertainment and information across the media spectrum."
This exciting new RWED-516-U incorporates four-port directional filter/combining that can be used either as a mask filter, or as a constant impedance-combining module for high power UHF TV broadcasts.
The unit has a cross-coupled design that accommodates adjacent channels, meets stringent filtering standards and provides constant impedance performance in adjacent channel applications as well as channel separations greater than 15 channels.
The RWER-516-U features the high isolation of traditional constant impedance technology, but achieves elliptical response without external coupling mechanisms.
The large cavities of the RWED-516-U can handle high power with low insertion loss and the filters are temperature compensated for close-spaced combining applications.
Not limited to bandwidth restrictions of standard hybrid technology, the RWED-516-U is expandable to handle future channels."
The engineers at Jampro designed the unit to save space with a clean, compact design that can even be mounted overhead. Meter Ports are available for both before and after the filter.
Further information regarding Jampro Antennas Inc is available at: www.jampro.com.
'TV Technology' is a leading industry magazine for technology news and reviews and it is celebrating its 25th year covering the television industry.
The magazine is published by NewBay Media LLC.
Further information is available at: www.tvtechnology.com.
(KMcA/JM)
Solidmate Ltd Memory Card Hire London

Top Related Stories
Click here for the latest broadcast news stories.

07/08/2017
Octopus Newsroom Celebrates MOS Emmy Award
At IBC2017, Octopus Newsroom will celebrate an Emmy to the Media Object Server (MOS) Group of which it is a member. The presentation was made during t
27/07/2017
Street CraneXpress Picks Up Prestigious Gold Award
Sheffield-based Street CraneXpress has been presented with a prestigious gold prize at the Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents (RoSPA) award
26/10/2005
ADS Tech launch Instant TV Deluxe
ADS Tech (www.adstech.com), a leader in consumer video editing solutions, has announced the launch of the Instant TV Deluxe, an external TV tuner, vid
05/07/2016
Production News : NOW TV Combo Launched
NOW TV has launched the NOW TV Combo - the UK's first ever contract-free triple play bundle, offering the latest and best TV, unlimited broadband as w
14/06/2006
Jampro awarded turnkey DTV system projects for TV Azteca's Mexican network
Following on the heels of a successful multi-system installation earlier this year that enabled Latin America’s first digital TV transmission, TV Azte
10/12/2010
Fuugo TV And Video Application Wins TV Innovation Award
Mobile television and video technologies provider Axel Technologies has announced that the Fuugo TV and video application won the Mobile TV category a
27/09/2012
smartclip Publish Findings On Connected TV Users
smartclip, the multiscreen video and brand advertising platform, has published the findings of the first ever research on Connected TV users. In assoc
26/06/2008
Content Creators Get Upload TV
An innovative communications company, Uploaded.TV has announced the launch of its website where members can send their videos to real TV. Uploaded.TV,
12/09/2012
Visual-Unity Receive A TV Technology Europe STAR Award
Broadcast and multiscreen systems integrator Visual Unity received a TV Technology Europe STAR Award for 4K Gateway, its new portable device for real-
21/04/2011
Riedel MediorNet Compact Wins TV Technology STAR Award
At this year's NAB, the MediorNet Compact from Riedel Communications was awarded a TV Technology STAR (Superior Technology Award Recipient) Award. The
23/04/2010
Dolby PRM-4200 Monitor Wins TV Technology’s Mario Award
A world leader in entertainment technologies has announced that its state-of-the-art Dolby PRM-4200 Professional Reference Monitor has been awarded th
21/04/2010
Telestream Vantage Wins TV Technology Star Award at NAB
A leading provider of digital media tools and workflow solutions, announced that its new Vantage workflow design and automation software product is th
30/09/2008
Bridge Technologies Wins 'STAR' Award From Editors Of TV Technology Europe
The microVB IPTV monitoring and analysis system manufactured by Bridge Technologies, is the recipient of a 2008 STAR (Superior Technology Award Recipi
01/10/2007
Sachtler Receives TV Technology STAR 2007 Award For SOOM At IBC
Sachtler’s revolutionary new camera support tool SOOM received praise and applause from all concerned at the recently-held IBC in Amsterdam. This was
10/05/2006
FOR-A wins “STAR” award from editors of TV Technology
The FA-9000 HD/SD signal processor, dubbed “The processor,” manufactured by FOR-A is the recipient of the 2006 STAR (Superior Technology Award Recipie