Broadcast News

Bookmark and Share
30/04/2015

RP Dynamics Acquires FreeSpeak II

News Image
AV equipment rental firm, RP Dynamics, has purchased FreeSpeak II 1.9GHz roaming wireless solution.

The system is the first to be sold into the Canadian rental services market, and the deal was completed by Clear-Com's Canadian partner Gerr Audio.

RP Dynamics is now renting FreeSpeak II systems either as standalone wireless intercoms or in combination with a Clear-Com Eclipse-HX Matrix digital intercom frame, with up to 15 FreeSpeak II programmable beltpacks.

With its ability to support up to five separate channels per beltpack, providing complete roaming coverage using multiple antennas, the FreeSpeak II standalone and FreeSpeak II Integra (integrated Eclipse HX combination) is head-and-shoulders above the typical partyline intercoms offered by most equipment rental firms. When combined with the unbelievable flexibility of the Eclipse-HX Digital Matrix Frame, the result is a wireless intercom system with connections to well over 16 partylines and the flexibility to seamlessly cover difficult buildings and remote zones – fulfilling the intercom needs of any broadcaster or event planner.

"We recently deployed a Clear-Com Eclipse-HX matrix intercom to the Rogers Sportsnet hockey TV coverage facility at CBC Toronto's downtown studio," said Christie. "We had such success with Clear-Com's earlier model, the CellCom wireless intercom system, in achieving complete RF coverage throughout this 11,000 square foot studio that we jumped at the opportunity to purchase the FreeSpeak II system when it became available, because our customers deserve access to the very best and the most flexible wireless intercom systems on the market today."

The FreeSpeak II wireless intercom system operates in multiple license-free bands (1.897-1.933GHz), delivering improved roaming capability for reliable wireless connections, superior digital ‘Clear-Com Sound’ for clear intelligibility, and the ability to serve large-scale, multi-zone production areas. The FreeSpeak II's Active Antenna system provides cellular-like roaming to beltpack users, using distributed antennas to provide complete venue coverage.

www.clearcom.com

(CD)
Solidmate Ltd Memory Card Hire London

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

25/07/2017
Wisycom Expands Wireless Offerings At IBC 2017
Wisycom has announced that at IBC 2017 they will be presenting its brand-new options for broadcasters and live production engineers, giving its users
19/04/2017
Cinelex – The Future Of Universal Wireless DMX
UK-based Cinelex launched Project Spectre with a view to create and set the universal standard in professional wireless DMX controls. Following in-dep
30/11/2017
BSI Deploys 4K Wireless Camera System In Live Production
BSI has completed a series of live tests with a 4K version of its wireless camera system. While most prime time sports events in the UK already air in
01/11/2017
Audio-Technica Ships 6000 Series Wireless System
Audio-Technica has announced that it is now shipping the 6000 Series High Density Wireless System; a solution that enables users to pack 31 channels i
30/03/2017
Clear-Com Freespeak II To Feature At NAB 2017
Clear-Com's FreeSpeak II wireless digital intercom system will be featured as hands-on technology for delegates to try at Waskul.TV's StudioXperience
02/10/2017
SWR Selects Jordi's ADAM-System
The German public service broadcaster Suedwestrundfunk (SWR) solves a massive tape archive digitization challenge by using the ADAM solution from the
29/09/2017
ARRI ALEXA Camera System Wins Engineering Emmy
The Television Academy announced the recipients of the 69th Engineering Emmy® Awards. ARRI is pleased to be recognized with the most prestigious telev
25/09/2017
IPE Timing System Installed In Production Facility
Norway's TV 2 has installed IPE's IDS production timing system as part of its new broadcast and production facilities in Bergen. The IDS system is cu
19/04/2018
Clear-Com Showcases New FreeSpeak II IP Transceiver
Clear-Com has showcased its new FreeSpeak II IP Transceiver, one of two product debuts at NAB based on its new IP Platform solution. FreeSpeak II was
30/08/2016
Clear-Com FreeSpeak II Selected For 2016 MTV VMAs
Firehouse Productions has revealed it selected the Clear-Com FreeSpeak II digital wireless intercom to connect the live production crew during the 201
02/07/2018
RTS Selects VSNExplorer Platform To Establish Global MAM System
Radio Télévision Suisse (RTS) has deployed the VSNExplorer platform for media and business process management to help establish a global media asset m
18/05/2018
NBA Team Deploys Riedel's Bolero System
NBA team Memphis Grizzles have adopted Riedel Communication's wireless intercom system, Bolero, for AES67-based communications Bolero is also enabling
15/05/2018
Singapore Performing Arts Centre Deploys Riedel's Bolero System
The Star Performing Arts Centre (Star PAC) in Singapore has expanded its intercom capabilities with Riedel's Bolero integrated wireless intercom. Bole
07/08/2015
Clear-Com's FreeSpeak II Installed For The Lion King
Clear-Com has assisted the Broadway production of The Lion King with improving its wireless intercom communications through the installation of the DE
03/05/2017
AJA Video Systems Unveils New Features Of RovoCam Camera System
AJA Video Systems has unveiled new features of its RovoCam Camera System. At NAB 2017, the company revealed details of its RovoCam compact block camer