Contact Distribution proudly represents the following manufacturers:
APB-DynaSonics has been successfully designing and manufacturing its high performance Spectra Series live analog consoles since 2004. With an exceptional level of acceptance for Spectra, APB- DynaSonics is now producing the same sophisticated level of audio quality,, dynamic responsiveness and intuitive layout in 10 rack spaces with its ProRack House and ProRack Monitor mixers. Another unique APB product, MixSwitch allows users to quickly and easily switch or combine audio between several consoles. Since its inception, APB-DynaSonics has become known for its hands-on and market-sensitive approach to the art of designing and manufacturing analog consoles.
Countryman Associates, Inc. is an innovative,industry-leading manufacturer of legendary direct boxes and the world’s smallest high-end microphones. Founded more than thirty years ago, Countryman prides itself on making consistently high-quality, acoustically transparent products that can drastically improve the overall sound quality of any event. All products are designed and manufactured in the United States, and rigorously tested and inspected to the highest standard. With a wide variety of options to choose from, Countryman’s suite of microphones and accessories focus audience attention exclusively on the presenter, not the equipment. That’s why Countryman’s products have become the clear choice of award-winning audio producers and end-users alike.
In 2003 the four core digital designers of BSS Audio left and started their own new company called Linea-Research with a goal to continue to design and build the best digital sound reinforcement products in the world. Twelve years and over 50,000 devices later they have decided to no longer be an unrecognized OEM supplier of amplifier modules and processors to some of the industry’s leading speaker manufacturers and are officially launching Linea-Research multi channel DSP intelligent amplifiers and loudspeaker management processors. The amps will be available in two series – full featured LCD screen front panel access versions primarily for touring and an identically featured, cost effective blank front panel version for installations. There are 4 channel and 8 channel versions and come in 5K, 10K and 20K total power models. Strategically designed to tangibly sounding better than just about every other professional amp on the market at roughly 2/3’s or less than the price of the competition with exceptionally clever DSP features that no other company has been able to create.
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Lencore transforms environments that change people’s lives. We create more privacy, greater comfort and better safety. Today, at Lencore, we engineer and build system solutions for Sound Masking, Paging, Audio and Mass Notification and Emergency Communication (MNEC) with applications in a variety of industries including:
Corporate, Healthcare, Finance, Legal
Government, Hospitality, Education, Security
We see a world where the workplace is safer, more productive and privacy matters; a world where communication is instantaneous and clear; a world where the environment is as ideal for an individual as it is for group collaboration.
Our mission is to provide the finest acoustical comfort, speech privacy and mass notification solutions.
Due to recent world events security and evacuation of public spaces has become a priority. New standards for procedure and technical requirements are outlined in new legislation such as the NFPA 72 guidelines. Many existing ceiling speaker manufacturers aren’t agile enough to create new products or modify existing products to address these requirements, but fortunately OWi has been focusing on new product development for the last number of years. It’s innovative, cost effect and quality product has made it a preferred brand by the contractors and consulting firms that we continually work with who specify OWi type products in their designs
OPTOCORE GmbH (Munich,Germany), was founded in 2003 to commercialize the OPTOCORE optical digital network system. OPTOCORE GmbH offers an open system network platform for audio, video and control signals with an exceptional high transmission quality. The first OPTOCORE devices were developed in the early 1990s by Marc Brunke / Brunke Electronic in a quest for a superior transmission quality of a digital network system based on fibre optics, consequently creating the world’s first optical fibre network system for audio, video and control data transmission.
Due to it’s capabilities and dependability Optocore has been the network system of choice for the most critical of production events over the last ten years ranging from the Olympics to The Grammy’s. Equally accepted in fixed installations Optocore products are installed in some of North America’s largest sports venues, TV studios, theme parks and performing arts centres.
Simple, durable and flexible wired or wireless intercom accepted in all industries as the cost effective alternative to the generic brand often referred to. Beltpacks, headsets, loudspeaker stations, psu’s and a full compliment of accessories for theatre, broadcast, institutional and commercial/industrial applications where basic, clear communication is required for fixed installations or live productions. For more than 25 years they have been supplying ‘bullet proof’ products that yield an excellent long term return on investment that fills the often overlooked need and practicality of a reliable intercom system that’s accepted by the pro’s and yet perfect for the novice technicians.
In 1981 Rane started to design and create professional audio products for the early pioneers of sound reinforcement who knew what they wanted for gear but were limited by only a few brands on the market with few models. They developed the widest spectrum of products including some of the industry’s first digital eq’s and delays. The success of Dragnet, their 2, 4, and 8 channel dsp devices brought them farther into the digital realm and leading them to develop the new HAL dsp platform of products that’s recently been embraced by a hugely diverse set of consultants and contractors. It’s considered by many as the most comprehensive commercial audio system currently available. At the same time they still offer almost all of their early analog models as their demand still continues.
For over 30 years R-H has developed patented technologies that have yielded speakers that significantly outperform other higher priced loudspeakers. From acoustical modeling via EASE thru to Iconyx digitally steerable column speakers they manufacture some of the world’s most sophisticated speaker solutions for the world’s most difficult acoustical challenges. Via RHAON their new dsp based control, monitoring and signal distribution platform on CAT5 they offer engineered solutions for any application large or small. Personal and concise factory-based support by a group of folks who really care about their Canadian contractors
For decades Timax multi channel digital mixers have created ‘soundscapes’ for theatre and commercial productions that astound audiences due to their flawless realism experienced in the worlds most critically acclaimed shows. Dynamic (moving) or static acoustical ‘Image Definitions’ for multi speaker music or cinema applications are created utilizing HASS effect and other aspects relating to psychoacoustic principles. It can be supplemented with Tracker, their gps based automated ‘image placement’ mixing system
Due to the large volume of items available please follow the provided links to access the latest product information direct from each manufacturers website.
OWI - INC
PRO INTERCOM LLC
SOUND MASKING / MASS NOTIFICATION
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