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by davek
Wed Jan 20, 2010 4:06 am
Forum: Pics/Video/Audio
Topic: Dallas Copper Thieves (Edited).
Replies: 12
Views: 1832

Re: Dallas Copper Thieves (Edited).

The other forum goes on to say the theives were attempting to remove a live 13,200 volt copper cable from a conduit ..
by davek
Thu Dec 17, 2009 9:20 am
Forum: Pics/Video/Audio
Topic: We have an app for that...
Replies: 23
Views: 2492

Re: We have an app for that...

definately .. i can access my transmitters, audio routers, servers, you name it - all from the iPhone.

In fact, I don't even have to turn up to the office anymore ;)
by davek
Thu Dec 17, 2009 12:42 am
Forum: Pics/Video/Audio
Topic: We have an app for that...
Replies: 23
Views: 2492

Re: We have an app for that...

What I noticed were 2 overlays highlighted in this photo ...
iPhone Remote.jpg
The one on the left brings up the on-screen keyboard, the middle one brings up the VNC menu. I don't mean to be a party pooper but it looks like VNC to me!
by davek
Wed Dec 16, 2009 10:12 pm
Forum: Pics/Video/Audio
Topic: We have an app for that...
Replies: 23
Views: 2492

Re: We have an app for that...

If you have a network connection at the site, it's easy - assign the transmitter an IP address on your network, protect with firewall/VPN as needed, and use the web browser on your B'berry or iPhone. I was under the impression that the AUI remote required Flash 9 and that the iPhone and BB browsers...
by davek
Mon Oct 26, 2009 7:19 am
Forum: General Computers
Topic: Windows 7
Replies: 31
Views: 5687

Re: Windows 7

I'm probably going to install it... But I'm going to wait a bit...Probably after Service Pack 1 is released...which knowing Microsoft, that will happen tomorrow :) Think of Windows Seven as the ultimate service pack for Vista. The old adage of waiting for Service Pack 1 was mostly true for older op...
by davek
Sat Oct 24, 2009 7:57 am
Forum: General Computers
Topic: Windows 7
Replies: 31
Views: 5687

Re: Windows 7

I've installed it on both my Dell laptop and home PC .. so far, it hasn't given me any problems.

FInally, it's goodbye to XP forever!
by davek
Tue Oct 06, 2009 3:56 pm
Forum: Ask the Engineers
Topic: Headphone echo
Replies: 10
Views: 1082

Re: Headphone echo

BroadcastDoc wrote:I have an old 8200 that I use for "fake air". Also, if you have the 8500 on-site, you can route the analog output as a low-latency feed and use that.
Believe me, there is still too much latency in that feed's output! (we tried...)
by davek
Tue Oct 06, 2009 8:49 am
Forum: Ask the Engineers
Topic: Headphone echo
Replies: 10
Views: 1082

Re: Headphone echo

We do exactly that at our 2 stations .. there is a pair of old Orban 8100's sitting in the racks to provide a processed, latency free headphone feed to the studios. This feed is switched to the headphone output whenever the mic channel is on. This is due to the latency added by the 8500's digial pro...
by davek
Thu Sep 03, 2009 9:29 am
Forum: Broadcast Engineering News
Topic: Time Lapse of LA fire
Replies: 1
Views: 698

Re: Time Lapse of LA fire

nice.

looks more like a volcano about to explode when it's sped up like that.
by davek
Tue Sep 01, 2009 4:05 am
Forum: AM Radio
Topic: RCA-BTA1M
Replies: 46
Views: 8198

Re: RCA-BTA1M

Is this possibly the Australian cousin to the RCA BTA-1M .. ? This is a photo of an AWA BTM-2M transmitter. http://users.on.net/~dkilpatrick/images/misc/4SB_026.jpg http://users.on.net/~dkilpatrick/images/misc/4SB_027.jpg Sitting next to it is an older (and no longer in service) AWA BTM-2 http://use...
by davek
Sun Aug 02, 2009 7:40 pm
Forum: TV Engineering
Topic: Define BROADCAST QUALITY
Replies: 17
Views: 2120

Re: Define BROADCAST QUALITY

K9EZ wrote:We are having a spirited discussion as to what is the definition of BROADCAST QUALITY. In the pas we could say that --- 3/4" is broadcast quality but VHS isnt. etc.
What about VHS dubbed onto 3/4" .. don't tell me someone hasn't tried that before and tried to argue it was broadcast quality!