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Altronix Expands NetWaySeries Delivering More Power and Flexibility

New 8-Port Midspans, PoE+ Gb Repeater and 5-Port Ethernet Switch Available Now

Altronix, the recognized leader in power and data transmission solutions for the professional security industry, continues to enhance its industry leading line of NetWay solutions with the introduction of several new and enhanced additions.

“Our new NetWay solutions provide the added power, extended range capabilities and cost-saving benefits that enable the latest edge devices to be installed with the highest degrees of efficiency,” said Alan Forman, President, Altronix Corporation. “Equally important, Altronix NetWay solutions feature the quality and reliability customers and installers need to keep systems running smoothly.”

Altronix has recently introduced three new 8-port NetWay Midspans. The NetWay8BT provides up to 90W power per port (480W total) for the most demanding Hi-PoE IEEE 802.3bt compliant devices, such as multi-sensor megapixel cameras or PoE lighting. For devices demanding power up to 60W each, Altronix now offers the NetWay8GP, providing up to 60W of power across all 8 ports (480W total). The NetWay8GL provides 60W on any designated port up to 240W total across the unit’s 8-ports.

The new NetWay 8-port Midspans feature: a 1U rack enclosure; 10/100/1000 Mbps data rates at distances up to 100m; and an integral battery charger for applications requiring backup. The NetWay8GP and NetWay8GL also feature embedded Altronix LINQ Technology to monitor, control and report power and diagnostics from anywhere.

Altronix has also released the new NetWayXTG PoE+ Gigabit Ethernet Repeater that extends data (video) up to 100m with a maximum possible range of up to 600m using multiple units. The unit is powered by the PoE/PoE+ it passes through.

Additionally, Altronix is introducing the NetWay5B 5-Port Ethernet Switch that allows up to four IP devices to be connected to the headend using a single CAT6 Ethernet cable, and is powered via PoE or any 12VDC or 24VDC source. Designed to be mounted in any Altronix enclosure, including their industry renowned line of Trove Access and Power Integration Solutions, this new NetWay5B 5-Port Ethernet Switch greatly reduces installation costs by eliminating the need and expense of running dedicated cables for each individual deployed device.

Altronix products are made in the U.S.A. and backed by a lifetime warranty.

For more information on Altronix’s extensive line of products, call toll free 1-888-258-7669, e-mail info@altronix.com or visit www.altronix.com.

Atlona Unveils Trio of New Omega™ AV Presentation and Integration Solutions

Atlona, a Panduit company, has announced three new offerings in its rapidly-growing Omega™ Series of switching, extension, and video processing solutions for modern AV communications and collaboration. The AT-OME-PS62 6×2 matrix switcher delivers exceptional performance and value for 4K/UHD presentation and conferencing applications in medium-to-large AV environments, while the AT-OME-EX-TX-WP and AT-OME-EX-TX-WP-E wallplate transmitters provide discreet, cost-effective AV interfacing for North American and European installations, respectively.

Leading the latest wave of Omega products is the OME-PS62, a 6×2 matrix presentation switcher featuring three HDMI inputs and two HDBaseT inputs alongside a USB-C AV input for direct, BYOD-friendly interfacing with the latest mobile devices and laptops. The USB-C interface also can be used for data connectivity to the OME-PS62’s integrated USB 2.0 hub, as well as charging the connected device. The switcher features HDBaseT and HDMI outputs, along with 4K/60 4:4:4 capability for all inputs and the HDMI output, plus USB extension over HDBaseT. Meanwhile, high-quality, 4K downscaling and upscaling on the unit’s HDMI output preserve color and spatial detail when converting content between 4K and 1080p for mixed-format presentation and display applications.

The OME-PS62’s integrated USB extension capabilities combine with compatible Omega Series transmitters and receivers to address the challenge of connecting between USB devices at remote locations, forming an ideal integration solution for use cases including software video conferencing and interactive displays. Additional integration convenience features include auto-switching, audio embedding and de-embedding; audio output matrix mixing; display control; microphone input with mixing and ducking; internal video test patterns for setup and troubleshooting; a customizable welcome splash screen; and the ability to remotely power Atlona HDBaseT devices via PoE.

These new introductions join other recently-unveiled Omega Series products in redefining AV for presentation and collaboration in today’s evolving audio-visual environments and meeting spaces.

AudioQuest PowerQuest 2 and PowerQuest 3 AC Power Filters

Designed by Garth Powell to the same exacting standards of all AudioQuest products, the new PowerQuest 2 ($199.95) and PowerQuest 3 ($299.95) AC power filters are packed with noteworthy performance features, including Non-Sacrificial Surge Protection, Linear (PQ2) and Ultra-Linear (PQ3) Filtering, and attached AudioQuest power cords with Directionally Optimized Concentric-Geometry conductors.

AudioQuest’s advanced filtration removes more noise and distortion than other similarly priced power products, while easily accommodating a wide range of audio/video systems. The PQ2’s Linear Filtration protects against common-mode noise, while the PQ3’s extended Ultra-Linear Filtration effectively offers twice the filtering capacity, protecting against both common-mode and differential-mode noise. The PQ3 offers eight application-optimized outlets in total: two 4K/8K video-optimized Ultra-Linear filter outlets, two High-Current outlets for amplification devices and powered speakers or subwoofers, and four Ultra-Linear filter outlets for source components. The slightly smaller PQ2 has six total outlets: one 4K/8K video-optimized Linear filter outlet, one High-Current, and four Linear.

Both PowerQuest products boast safety features found in AudioQuest’s far more expensive Niagara Series, including Non-Sacrificial Surge Protection and Extreme Voltage Shutdown. And in a nod to today’s dynamic, hyperconnected electronics environment, convenience features include signal-line protection (phone, network, cable/satellite in the PQ3; cable/satellite only in the PQ2) and high-speed USB charging ports (four in the PQ3; two in the PQ3). Finally, thanks to their slim, compact design, the PowerQuest units can be placed in a rack, stood upright on a floor, or mounted onto a wall.

“With the PowerQuest, everything opened up, as if the music was set free to roam wherever the hell it wanted… The music sounded more immediate, better defined, and more compelling.”—Michael Lavorgna, TwitteringMachines.com

DW’s MEGApix® Camera as a System (CaaS) edge solutions allow businesses to setup a complete single- or multi-site surveillance system by simply Digital Watchdog MEGApix CaaS Group of 7 Photo REV.0119installing one to 12 cameras in a network. DW’s CaaS™ cameras operate as edge recorders, storing high definition IP video locally on an SD card (choice of 64 or 128GB). The cameras can easily be managed via the feature-rich DW Spectrum® IPVMS pre-installed on the cameras. The software lets you access your system from any computer or mobile device, with no recurring fees or high network bandwidth dependencies. No software to buy and install, no license keys and no OS to maintain.  Offering a variety of form factors and functions, they’re perfect for remote location, retail kiosk, out-building and small retail applications.

You need the most up-to-date information on Draper’s solutions to give your customers the best AV experiences. Here are some the latest product additions and updates found in Draper’s 2019 AV price list.

Smaller Access Sizes: We’ve added new smaller sizes to the Access V and Access E projection screen offering. When space is tight, the Access Fit offers a good alternative.

Premier XL/Targa XL: We’ve separated the large case products of our popular Premier and Targa electric screens into two new models: Premier XL and Targa XL.

Fast Shipping: Draper can now ship most electric screens in just 5 days. Average lead times for all electric screens are 6 days or less. This is not restricted to one single model.

These some of the products covered in our 2019 AV price list, available now through the Draper Pro Portal.


ELK Products Inc. is pleased to introduce a new economical line of wireless sensors designed for use with compatible 319.5MHz wireless receivers.  These new sensors provide superior performance and wireless range. Each sensor is also designed to maximize battery life and utilize commonly found batteries. This new line of ELK one-way sensors is a very economical option for any manufacturer’s controls utilizing a 319.5 MHz wireless receiver that adheres to the Interlogix™ protocol. It also provides flexibility when choosing wireless sensors for M1 controls as customers are not limited to ELK’s premium, two-way, encrypted wireless.

ELK’s new 319 Series Wireless sensors are available now through ELK Authorized Distributors. For more information, visit www.elkproducts.com/319wireless

IC Realtime’s Dealer Portal

Makes Purchasing Easy

We created our dealer portal because your security is our business. To show our appreciation for your loyalty, we’ve built:

  • A solution that gives you the ability to schedule tech support.
  • A solution that makes reordering simple & easy.
  • A solution made for you.

How do I access the IC Realtime Dealer Portal?
All IC Realtime authorized dealers can log in from our website and have full access to the portal once approved.

Sign Up to become an authorized IC Realtime dealer today by clicking the link below:

Model #: KD-X444L & KD-X444S

4K/18G POH/HDBT/HDMI Extenders (Includes KIT Tx/Rx 4K/70Meters & 4K/40meters 1080P/100Meters &1080P/70meters)

5 Main Features:key digital kdx444l key digital kdx444s

  • HDBaseT via Single CAT5e/6 UTP/STP Extension: With fully automatic adjustment of feedback, equalization, and amplification depending on cabling length
  • 4K Support: 4096×2160 or 3840×2160 24/25/30/60hz at 4:4:4 (signals up to 18Gbps bandwidth)
  • Flexible Power over HDBaseT: Only one power connection needed. Tx may power Rx, or Rx may power Tx.
  • Low Profile: Super slim chassis design
  • Signal Extension: For resolution and cable quality

à 4K/UHD: Up to 230 ft. (70m) using CAT5e/6 Up to 328 ft. (100m) using CAT6A STP / CAT7  & 125 ft. (40m) maximum

à1080p: Up to 328 ft. (100m) maximum & 230 ft. (70m) maximum

Markets: These products are compatible in all markets. Markets include but are not limited to: Huddle Room, Classroom, Bar & Restaurant, Digital Signage, and Healthcare.

Read more about these products here and here and check out our website for more!

Model #: KD-FIX418key digital kdfix418

4K/18G HDMI Fixer, Booster, Buffer of EDID, HDCP, Hot Plug, 18G to 10G Compress/Decompress

5 Main Features:

  • HDMI Correction: Resolves common HDMI integration obstacles related to HDCP, EDID, Hot Plug Detection, and bandwidth
  • Compress/Decompress: Pair units to compress and decompress 18Gbps video signals and extend via legacy 10.2Gbps cabling
  • Boost Mode: High equalization option on HDMI input for repair of degraded incoming signals
  • Cabling Extension: Works with HDMI cabling for extension of 4K/UHD signals with HDR10 up to 75 ft / 23m in or out. Maximum one active/directional HDMI cable may be used.
  • 4K/UHD Support: 4096×2160 or 3840×2160 24/25/30/60hz at 4:4:4(up to 18Gbps bandwidth)

Markets: This HDMI fixer, booster and buffer is designed and engineered to fix issues regardless of the market.

Check out this product here!

Also check out this write-up https://www.residentialsystems.com/blogs/puma-my-favorite-hdmi-products-and-tools by Residential Systems.

Power & Quality In One Small PackageKramer PA-50hz

Kramer’s PA-50HZ – 50 Watts of Hi-Z Audio Amplification

The PA-50HZ is the perfect pairing of power and quality. Designed with the singular purpose of delivering cascadable Hi-Z power amplification in a value focused compact form factor. The PA-50HZ is ideal for small to mid-sized meeting spaces, classrooms and boardrooms.

Da-Lite® is redefining their Parallax portfolio of premium Ambient Light Rejection (ALR) screen surfaces. Legrand Pulldown Screen R3_Ten_Contour ALRParallax 0.8, Parallax 2.3 and Parallax UST 0.45 are now part of the Parallax Pure family. Parallax Pure is a line of True Optical ALR surfaces.

True Optical ALR surfaces are specifically designed to reject high levels of ambient light from specific angles in a room. Light in the room is not reflected in the image, resulting in high contrast, luminous images in well-lit environments. True Optical ALR screens consist of a series of optical layers. Each layer plays a role in preserving the image that is reflected back to the viewer in high ambient light environments. Parallax Pure surfaces are covered by a comprehensive five-year warranty. Learn more about the Da-Lite Ambient Light Rejection portfolio here: https://www.legrandav.com/en/resources/blog/parallax_pure_and_parallax_stratos.

Liberty AV’s new DigitaLinx Soft Codec Switcher (DL-SCU21C) makes virtual connectivity, presentation, and auto-switching effortless and easy … simply choose the room or space!  Perfect for simple applications using a computer for software or cloud-based video teleconferencing in huddle room, conference room, or board room applications.


Video conference via a connected computer, camera, and microphone to join any cloud-based or web interface meetings with ease.  Skype, GoToMeeting, Zoom, Blue Jeans — choose the one that works for your needs; just bring your own device (BYOD). The DigitaLinx Soft Codec Switcher features HDMI input, USB-C input, USB 3.0/2.0 ports, Audio, RS232, and one HDMI output.  

Charge and Present Simultaneously  

Simple all-in-one design allows for charging while collaborating via USB-C.  Connect and conduct presentations on a laptop with USB-C such as MacBook, PC, or Chromebook and receive up to 60w of charging power without adapters!

Auto Switch

Switch between sources and displays using auto-switching, front panel controls, or via RS232.  Control third-party display connected to the switcher automatically when the switcher sees a connected source via RS232 or CEC.  As an added bonus, the USB host is auto switching too!  The USB-C connector not only passes AV and Power, but it acts as a second host port.  When a USB-C host device is connected, the USB hub will auto switch the host, making USB-C the new USB host and automatically giving access to the room camera, microphone, and peripherals.  Unplug the USB-C and the USB-B now automatically becomes the host.  

Creating a “Zoom Room”?  Simply leave a room PC permanently connected while allowing a user to easily connect a laptop, auto switch, and launch a different service at any time — it’s simple to use and smart!!  Supports 2×1 AV auto switching with HDMI and USB-C input and a single HDMI output, with video resolutions up to 4Kx2K@60Hz 4:4:4, HDR, and multichannel audio. 

EDID Management  

In addition to passing native EDID information from the display to an input, DigitaLinx Soft Codec Switcher (DL-SCU21C) offers multiple built-in EDID settings to choose from, simplifying an installation. The switcher will de-embed 2-channel analog audio for audio reinforcement which is de-embedded from the HDMI output.

Everything You Need from Source to Screen

Complete your Soft Codec Switcher setup with the DigitaLinx Extender Set with IR (DL0HD70LS-H2) which will deliver 18G 4K HDR up to 70m, and connect a full selection of HDMIUSB, and optical cables.

For ‘Every-AV-Thing Connecting Source to Display’ or to learn more about the DigitaLinx Soft Codec Switcher (DL-SCU21C) on the Liberty AV website.  Liberty AV’s knowledgeable customer service team is always available to assist; – contact us at 800-560-8998 or orders@libav.com

LILIN introduces 2MP Fixed Lens PoE Mini Turret IP camera designed for quick installation where a discreet look and feel is preferable. Applications include front entry of residential property, indoor ceiling mount at bars, restaurants, salons and convenience stores. Featuring 30M of IR illumination and available with your choice of 2.8mm or 4mm lens. This amazing small form factor camera adds the benefits of onboard analytics including tripwire and object counting.

Contact LILIN today for more information at 626-739-1850 or info@meritlilin.us

Lowell Expands the ‘ES’ Line of In-Ceiling SpeakersLowell ES-82CDT

 – Lowell’s line of quick-install in-ceiling speakers has expanded with four new models, which include an eight inch subwoofer and eight inch coaxial speakers for distributed audio applications with higher ceilings.

Lowell Manufacturing Company, a U.S. manufacturer of professional AV products, announced they’ve expanded their containerized in-ceiling speaker line with four new models. The ES Series, known for its smooth sound, clear transmission, and quick-installation features, will add a 5-1/4 inch coaxial driver, eight inch subwoofer, eight inch coaxial driver, and eight inch coaxial compression driver to the line. All eight inch models feature a transformer with 120W tap for maximum power.

“The ES continues to be a popular style for our customer base,” said Jeff Garstick, who handles new business development at Lowell. “We’re committed to providing more driver selections in that easy-install format to have a more complete lineup of speakers with similar aesthetics.”

Providing full frequency response for music and excellent intelligibility for speech, ES Series speakers are well suited to a wide variety of commercial, retail, industrial, institutional, and residential applications. The factory-mounted enclosure, with reversible mounting dogs and press-fit grille with scrim and pull-tool, aid fast installation in drywall, wood, and tile ceilings.

The new speaker models include—eight inch coaxial driver Model ES-82T, eight inch coaxial compression driver Model ES-82CDT, eight inch subwoofer Model ES-8TSUB, and 5-1/4 inch coaxial driver Model ES-52T. Shipping is set to begin this summer.

Lowell’s ES Series will be on display at InfoComm booth 5961.

Luxul’s Apex™ XAP-1610 Wireless AP Now Shipping

Latest AP Joins the XAP-810 and XAP-1510 to Provide “Good, Better, and Best” Options to Meet the Needs of Any Installation

Luxul, the leading innovator of IP networking solutions for AV integrators, today announced the company is now shipping its new Apex XAP-1610 AC3100 dual-band wireless access point (AP) featuring advanced 4×4 MU-MIMO (802.11ac Wave 2) technology for data rates up to 3167Mbps and support for up to 128 wireless devices. The XAP-1610 joins the previously released Apex APs, XAP-810 and XAP-1510, to provide integrators with “Good, Better, and Best” options to meet the needs of any installation.

“We are excited to announce the availability of our XAP-1610, which delivers the ultimate WiFi experience across the entire home or facility,” said Mike Grubb, vice president of marketing at Luxul. “However, when it comes to wireless APs, one size doesn’t necessarily fit all installations, which is why we offer a complete range of solutions. Offering data rates from 1200Mbps to an astounding 3167Mbps, the XAP-810, XAP-1510, and XAP-1610 are capable of handling everything from studio apartments with a few wireless devices to office buildings with over a hundred.”

In addition to its high data rate, the “Best” XAP-1610 is designed to enhance transmission and reception performance, producing higher throughput when experiencing medium to weak signals within the effective range, as well as providing a more stable connection with usable throughput. The “Better” XAP-1510 features 802.11ac 3×3 dual-band technology for data rates up to 1900Mbps throughout a facility or home. Where budgets are a concern, Luxul’s “Good” XAP-810 is a cost-effective wireless AP offering 802.11ac 2×2 dual-band technology for data rates up to 1200Mbps.

All three Luxul APs can be used as standalone devices or as part of multi-AP deployments, and feature beamforming to allow more data to reach targeted devices. They are compatible with the company’s wireless controllers, which make configuration a breeze and enable active roaming with Luxul’s Roam Assist™ technology for networks utilizing more than one wireless AP. The APs are simple to install, requiring only a single Ethernet cable that delivers both power and data through the integrated PoE+ port and feature sleek designs for unobtrusive mounting on a ceiling, wall, or other flat surface.

Monitor Audio Installation Amplifiers

The Monitor Audio Installation Amplifiers are built to do more and use less space. They feature cutting-edge technology for the best sound performance in any installation project and are backed by a 5 year warranty! The multi-channel amplifiers can be used in a wide range of applications in residential and commercial properties with power up to 2000 watts. Audio channels can be grouped or bridged for flexible installations, configurable to 1,2,3,6,8 or 12 channels.

We have selected the world renowned Hypex amplifiers to guarantee reliability and the great sound quality you’d expect from Monitor Audio, reduced into slim 1U and 2U high cases that universally fit into most racks whilst delivering 93% energy efficiency. Auto ranging allows for use in any territory without the need for a separate power supply. 

There are two types of amplifiers within the range:

Distribution Amplifiers – Full connectivity with simple wired voltage trigger or signal sense.

Connected ‘Connect’ Amplifiers – More complex DSP and IP control included, offering wider flexibility and integration. Using the ‘Connect’ IP interface, a web application which can be accessed by any device with a web browser, allows the installer to set features and fine tune audio performance remotely from the amplifier location. The installer can therefore be in the same room as the speakers when performing these tasks.

Platinum Tools® Announces New Copper Foil Strips; Now AvailablePlatinum Tools Copper Foil Strips 2019HR

Platinum Tools®  (www.platinumtools.com), the leader in solutions for the preparation, installation, hand termination and testing of wire and cable, is proud to announce the launch of the new Copper Foil Strips (p/n 2039). The new EMI/RFI shielding strips are now available and come 10 strips per sheet (10 sheets per pack) with an MSRP of $7.95.

“Platinum Tools Copper Foil Strips consist of a copper foil backing and conductive adhesive,” explained Lee Sachs, Platinum Tools, Inc. president and general manager. “They are supplied on a removable paper sheet for easy handling, and are typically used as an EMI / RFI shielding for applications in the electronics industry such as static charge draining, seaming shielded rooms, cable wrapping, and surface contact to non-solderable materials. These copper foil strips work perfectly with all the Platinum Tools Shielded RJ45 Connectors and Shielded Keystone Jacks.”

For additional pricing and more information on Platinum Tools and its complete product line, please visit www.platinumtools.com, call (800) 749-5783, or email info@platinumtools.com.

Form Meets Function in RTI’s New KA8 and KA11 Tabletop/Wall-Mounted Touchpanels

Available Now, Sleek Controllers Bring Style, Power, and Flexibility to Any Installation

RTI, a global leader in control and automation, today announced that the company is now shipping its new KA8 and KA11 tabletop/wall-mounted touchpanels for simple, intuitive control over electronic systems in residential and commercial applications.

The KA8 and KA11 combine vivid widescreen LCD displays with integrated capacitive touchscreens and a fast touch response and gesture control. The versatile touchpanels can be programmed in portrait or landscape mode, allowing horizontal or vertical on-wall mounting. At 11.6 inches, the KA11 features RTI’s largest touchpanel display to date, and offers full HD (1920×1080) resolution. Optimized for installations requiring less screen real estate, the KA8 is the company’s first 8-inch touchpanel and offers WXGA (1280×800) resolution.

Featuring a sleek, edge-to-edge glass design, the RTI KA8 and KA11 are available with a white or black frame. The devices are easily wall-mounted using a standard dual-gang electrical box. The innovative design also allows the touchpanels to be mounted on a conference room table or a countertop using the accessory stand. Built-in Ethernet with PoE and dual-band Wi-Fi enable video from IP security cameras, enhanced two-way feedback, and remote programming updates.

“RTI offers a wide range of touchpanel controllers to give our dealers the flexibility to meet the budget and installation requirements in their projects,” said RTI CEO Ed McConaghay. “Our new KA touchpanels offer the customization, sleek design, and innovative installation options that will make them a great addition to any project.”

More information about RTI is available at www.rticorp.com.  

SI Adds 6 New Easy Ways to Become a Shade Dealer Nationally

Six months after quietly launching their innovative Nano indoor and Zen outdoor roller shade lines, the aptly named Screen Innovations (SI) today formally announced the full national rollout of both lines. In addition to national onboarding of dealers, SI is also making it simple to become an authorized dealer with six easy ways for to get onboard.

“Dealers demand to get in the shade business quickly and affordably; that premise was paramount when we created our onboarding paths,” said Tom Cooley, COO of SI.  Continuing he said, “Our joint focus on training and support is second to none, and we believe that getting the small details right drives success.  We have created 6 simple programs to affordably bring on dealers without interrupting their daily businesses. We are tooled up and ready to scale!”

To support the ramp-up, SI recently doubled its Austin TX production footprint, adding enough space to scale for the next 5 years. In addition, they have installed high precision, high volume production machinery, facilitating fast order to shipment conversion. This will enable SI to deliver custom shades with unprecedented speed within the CEDIA channel. 

For many integrators, success comes in the form of product innovation. SI promises not only product innovation, but also process innovation by combining the world of software and design tools with tactful demonstration assets, and thought-provoking product designs. “By driving these two stakes in the ground, long-term SI dealers will be big winners in the shade category,” said Cooley. 

trendnet image_TI-PG80F_v1.0R_012219 (mirror)Upload LogoNow Available! TRENDnet’s new Industrial Gigabit PoE+ Wall-Mounted Front Access Switch

TRENDnet’s Industrial Gigabit PoE+ Wall-Mounted Front Access Switch is well suited for IP surveillance, IoT, and automation networks for homes and businesses. It provides front access to ports and power interfaces for easier installation. The flat and compact size make them ideal for cabinet installations where space is limited.  Each hardened industrial front access switch features gigabit PoE+ ports for connecting devices such as wireless access points, IP cameras, and IoT appliances. These hardened front access switches come equipped with an IP30 rated metal enclosure, designed to withstand a high degree of vibration and shock, while operating within a wide temperature range of -40° – 75° C (-40° – 167° F) for industrial environments.

TruAudio AS-360 Landscape SpeakerTruAudio AS-360(small)

360º of Sound

TruAudio continues to push outdoor audio with the new omnidirectional, AS-360.  The AcoustiScape landscape series now features four different models, completely scalable to create the perfect outdoor system, no matter the size.  Natural bronze UV and weatherproof housing provides environmental endurance and protection from outdoor elements, while blending seamlessly into its surroundings.  Designed to be used year-round in a wide variety of applications, including hotels, theme parks, restaurants, entertainment venues and residential spaces.  Flexible installation options allow for hard surface mounting or in the ground.  No need to reposition this speaker, since it provides 360 degrees of evenly distributed audio and engineered with an impressive (3) 1” silk soft dome tweeters that create crystal-clear highs.  Uniquely structured down-firing 6.5” full-range driver prevents dust or condensation collection, while delivering dynamic deep sound.

VMP’s ER-SS1U Rack Mounted Sliding Shelf

The Video Mount Products ER-SS1U rack mounted sliding shelf, with an MSRP of $119.95, replaces VMP’s ER-SKS2U sliding component holder with an updated and improved version. The rugged ER-SS1U retracts flush when not in use, making tucking away certain components easy and fast, and can be used as a storage drawer when inverted. ER-SS1U specifications include: Maximum extension – 13.8in.; Shelf “locks” into place when fully closed to prevent drifting; One space rack height (1.75in.); Useable shelf area: 16.3in. W x 13.8in. D; Load capacity – 35 lbs.; Includes 10-32 and 12-24 mounting screws; Black static resistant powder coat finish. For more information, please visit www.videomount.com or call toll free 877-281-2169. If you need help choosing the right mount for your application, try the VideoMount™-Finder at www.chooseamount.com.