With a design inspired by the K1 stadium system, KARA delivers the highest performance for the rental market. The system features a compact size and lightweight enclosure complying with rigging and visual limitations and the complementary SB18 subwoofer for reinforced LF contour applications. KARA delivers a considerable number of improvements over its predecessor: added LF resources for increased bandwidth and coherence, improved directivity control in the horizontal plane, vertical coverage capability and improved ergonomics thanks to an integrated rigging system and lighter weight. more
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Having co-owned a rental company as well as worked for one of Germany’s largest audio manufacturers, Adt joins L-ACOUSTICS with more than 30 years of experience in the sound reinforcement industry. This practical experience, combined with Adt’s in-depth studies of musicology, makes him a valued asset to the L-ACOUSTICS Germany team. more
BLUE BELL, Pennsylvania — SurgeX International announces the worldwide introduction of its SXN1230, a ï¬?xed installation unit that joins the award-winning SX1200 series of surge eliminators and AC power conditioners. Housed in a 12″ x 12″ x 4″ NEMA enclosure meeting code for use in ceiling plenums, the industrial-grade SXN1230 provides guaranteed surge protection for dedicated power lines.
Designed for international use in 230-volt systems with single phase requirements, the SXN1230 incorporates “tried and tested” proprietary SurgeX technologies such as Advanced Series Mode surge elimination and Impedance Tolerant EMI/RFI ï¬?ltering. more
SURABAYA, Indonesia — The Bethany Christian denomination church, which has many houses of worship across Indonesia, has installed an L-ACOUSTICS dV-DOSC system into the 4,000-capacity Bethany Manyar Church in East Java.
Located in an old building on Manyar Street in Surabaya, the church opted to ground-stack its new system, which consists of 12 dV-DOSC modular line source cabinets (six per side), four dV-SUB subwoofers (two per side) and four SB28 subwoofers (two per side) powered by five LA8 amplified controllers. more
PRG Audio installs full amplifier/loudspeaker package for popular daytime talk show
NEW YORK CITY – March 2010 — The View, ABC Daytime’s Emmy award-winning talk show featuring Barbara Walters, Whoopi Goldberg, Joy Behar, Elisabeth Hasselbeck and Sherri Shepherd, kicked off its current season with a brand new set design and complete overhaul of its studio audience sound reinforcement system. more
MARCOUSSIS, France — L-ACOUSTICS has strengthened its technical support team with the appointment of two new staff members: David Yates and Germain Simon.
David Yates has joined as fixed installation manager, with more than 10 years’ experience in acoustics and AV consultancy. Yates has worked on a diverse range of building projects ranging from performing arts centers, art galleries and theatres through to government facilities, airports and transport terminals. more
OXNARD, California — L-ACOUSTICS is announcing the progressive deployment of a certified System Integrator Network for the fixed installation market in France, Germany, the Netherlands, UK and USA. more
Loud & Clear Inc. supplies multiple concert sound systems for festival cruise featuring Queensryche, Tesla, Ratt and Skid Row
FORT LAUDERDALE, Florida — Hailed as “the ultimate rock and roll vacation and backstage pass”, ShipRocked recently put Queensryche, Tesla, Ratt, Skid Row and half a dozen other bands together with nearly 1500 fans onboard the luxurious MSC Poesia cruise ship for an intimate five-day music festival and party. more
Features of the new 1.6 software include:
- Air absorption as a function of humidity and temperature, affecting target SPL calculation
- Updated data product library including the new K1, K1SB, 8XT, 12XT, 108P, 112P, SB15P, and SB28 products
- The adoption of the unified contour template for WST line sources and a gain structure matching the new V2.0 preset libraries. This allows each product to reach the maximum SPL with the same input level. more
OXNARD, California — L-ACOUSTICS is pleased to announce the formal appointment of Scott Sugden to the newly-created post of Head of US Touring Support. The announcement comes from L-ACOUSTICS Head of Touring Support Florent Bernard to whom he reports.
Over the past two years, Sugden had been contributing to L-ACOUSTICS US’ success as an independent contractor. Now officially a full-time staff member, Sugden will continue to be based in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. more