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VisioneeringConnect Introduces New Products at NABVDC-448D AES I/O Digital Patchbay and AES3ID8 8-Channel Digital Interface (April 13, 2005)
VisioneeringConnect, a division of leading Los Angeles turnkey systems integration company Visioneering Design, today introduced two new products, the VDC-448D Patchbay and the AES3ID8 8-Channel Digital Interface.
The VDC-448D Digital Patchbay provides a simple interface for digital audio devices which employ 8 channels of AES I/O on a single D-25 connector, such as Euphonix, ProTools HD, Mackie and others. The 4 row patchbay normals two devices to each other's respective inputs/outputs with a single 8 pair AES cable, and includes D-25 connectors on both ends between the gear and the patchbay. No splitting or joining of cables and no bulky breakout cables are required. Audio Accessories nickel-plated TT jacks are arranged 48 across on a 3 RU chassis. The VDC-448D Patchbay comes complete with 24, 10' long cables (custom lengths available) for less than $3,800.
The AES3ID8 8-Channel Digital Interface is designed for the broadcast market where many devices utilize the 75 ohm AES-ID format for digital audio. Facilities typically use a 75 ohm "video" patchbay for interfacing the digital audio signals. The AES3ID8 interfaces the many devices that employ 8 pairs of 110 ohm, AES-3, audio signals on a single D-25 connector. Previous solutions usually called for installing eight expensive baluns on a costly breakout cable in a bundle in the back of the rack. The AES3ID8 is a 1RU rack mount unit with 8 BNC connectors mating with a D-25 connector. Visioneering uses the highest quality transformers available, and meets 192K specs. The $295 price includes a 3' D-25 to D-25 interface cable.
See these new VisioneeringConnect products at NAB, at Audio Accessories, Inc. Booth # C3651
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