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Archive of the Loudspeakers Category

Platinum Tools® Launches PRO Drywall Saw

Platinum Tools PRO Drywall Saw

Extremely Rugged and Durable, Platinum Tools’ New PRO Drywall Saw is Ideal for Cutting Drywall, Plywood, Plasterboard, Wallboard, Plastic Paneling, and Ceiling Tile

MOORPARK, Calif., Feb. 22, 2010 – Platinum Tools (www.platinumtools.com), the leader in solutions for the preparation, installation and hand termination of wire and cable, is proud to announce the launch of the new PRO Drywall Saw. With an MSRP of $11.95 and now shipping, the PRO Drywall Saw is ideal for cutting drywall, plywood, plasterboard, wallboard, plastic paneling, and ceiling tile. more

Fishman: The Continuing Evolution

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Poised on the eve of the company’s 30th Anniversary, Fishman continues to innovate while operating at maximum efficiency from its elegant new facility in Andover, Massachusetts, just north of Boston.

Andover, an upscale bedroom community with historic Revolutionary sites and the renowned Philips Academy preparatory school, provides an ideal sylvan setting for the building facing the woods on most sides. more

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L-ACOUSTICS Launches System Integrator Charter For The Fixed Installation Market

system_integrator_network.jpgOXNARD, 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

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Hard Rockers Rock The Boat With L-ACOUSTICS

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Niki Barr Band warming up the crowd on
the pool deck

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

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JBL Professional Studio Monitors and Live Sound Speakers Take Center Stage At The 52nd Annual GRAMMY® Awards

Selected for the ability to meet the requirements of the most demanding professional applications, JBL loudspeakers were used in both the arena and the critical listening room of the 52nd Annual GRAMMY® Awards telecast on Sunday, January 31 at the STAPLES Center in Los Angeles, CA. As has been the case for the past several years, JBL LSR Series studio monitors, VERTEC ® line arrays and VRX portable line arrays were crucial to the success of this year’s telecast. more

Hiding a Home Theater System

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The following information is courtesy of the 2008 CEDIA Electronic Lifestyles Designers’ Choice Awards. For more information on how to become a member of CEDIA, or information on its awards program please visit www.cedia.org or call (800) 669-5329.

2008 CEDIA Electronic Lifestyles Awards Entry: Best Hidden Installation

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Date design began: 01-01-06
Date installation was completed: 01-31-08 more

Exceptional Sound, LLC Revs Up National Corvette Museum With JBL Loudspeakers

JBL’s performance speaks for itself, which is why the Facilities Director of the National Corvette Museum in Bowling Green, Kentucky selected JBL loudspeakers for an upgrade to the Museum’s Chevrolet Theater after hearing them at his community church. Exceptional Sound LLC designed and installed the new system, providing the Chevrolet Theater with a 5.1 surround sound system complete with nine JBL loudspeakers. more

L-ACOUSTICS Releases SOUNDVISION 1.6 Upgrade

soundvisionv1pt6.jpgOXNARD, California — SOUNDVISION, L-ACOUSTICS’ powerful 3D acoustical simulation program, has now been further refined with the launch of version 1.6.

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

Scott Sugden Named Head Of US Touring Support For L-ACOUSTICS

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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

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ACOUSTICIAN DOUG JONES JOINS DANLEY SOUND LABS AS TECHNICAL CONSULTANT

doug_jones.JPGGAINESVILLE, GEORGIA – FEBRUARY 2010: Danley Sound Labs, home to legendary innovator Tom Danley and manufacturer of the world’s most faithful loudspeaker and subwoofers, welcomes respected acoustician and pro audio renaissance man Doug Jones, to the part-time role of technical consultant. Many may remember Jones from his monthly column that appeared in Live Sound International magazine. more

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