Technomad Expands PowerChiton Series for InfoComm 2013

Author:
Publish date:
Social count:
0

The What: Technomad comes to InfoComm 2013 with new upgrades to its PowerChiton series of outdoor, weatherproof amplifier modules and breakout box accessories, giving end users and systems integrators more audio options for stadiums, resorts and other outdoor venues and facilities.

Image placeholder title


The What Else: The compact and low profile of PowerChiton amplifier modules - available in four power levels up to 1600 watts - enables sound contractors to install the modules on light poles and other surfaces at any height for co-location with loudspeakers. A new balanced input provides customers with a choice of balanced and unbalanced connections, and three new integrated crossover filter options (350Hz high-pass, 85Hz high-pass, and 85Hz low-pass) allow installers to optimize amplifier performance for the assigned speakers. Filter options are selected or changed by moving the pre-amp-to-amplifier cable from one pre-amp output to another.

Technomad last year introduced the PowerChiton BreakoutBox, a companion product that enables local audio control at user-friendly locations in the same NEMA-style protective enclosure. Contractors wire the PowerChiton amplifier modules direct to the BreakoutBox, typically installed at eye level so end users can adjust volume and connect devices on the fly.

This year, Technomad introduces BreakoutBox XL, a deeper enclosure offering three expansion bays for use with up to three Technomad wireless microphones and/or custom Technomad Schedulon master audio playout systems. The BreakoutBox XL offers extra storage space so end users can lock and leave devices following an event, and adds a mic/balanced line input channel that combines into a single jack.

One More Thing: Technomad will also demonstrate PowerChiton-integrated Apple AirPlay capability for iOS devices. This allows commercial and residential customers to wirelessly stream iTunes audio files and playlists to any iOS device in range within a PowerChiton amplifier or breakout box, reducing costs and infrastructure associated with traditional wiring and cabling.

Related

Image placeholder title

Technomad PowerChiton Amplifier

Technomad has introduced several new product accessories to complement its advanced audio solutions range.     At InfoComm (June 13-15, Las Vegas Convention Center, Booth C12033), Technomad will introduce a weatherproof breakout box and Apple AirPort Express audio streaming compatibility for

Image placeholder title

Aphex Expands 500 Series with New Modules

Aphex has debuted its new 500 Series modules. The 500 Series now includes six models: J PRE 500 Mic Pre; EQF 500 Parametric Equalizer; DUAL RPA 500 Mic Pre; A PRE 500 Mic Pre; the COMP 500 Optical Compressor; and the previously unveiled EX-BB 500 Aural Exciter/Big Bottom module.

Image placeholder title

Technomad Introduces Portable Micro PA

Boston, MA-- Technomad is set to introduce a completely weatherproof, all-in-one, self-casing portable PA system for the commercial pro audio market at InfoComm 2011.   The DragonFly weatherproof, all-in-one, self-casing portable PA system. The DragonFly, adapted from Technomad's

Image placeholder title

New Products: May 2013

NanoLumens DS technology is designed to give customers the ultimate flexibility to utilize largeformat LED display technology in ways previously thought impossible.