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Furman AV System: Clover Park Technical College

MyTechDecisions  Jonathan Blackwood Clover Park Technical College (CPTC) in Puyallup, Wash., offers over forty courses in aerospace, engineering, science and technology. But despite CPTC’s complex subject matter, the school’s technology has struggled to keep up with modern times, partly because of the pesky power surges that plagued its previous system. CPTC’s Dean for Health, Client, Business […]

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Columbia Community Church Adds Lighting Control with Furman

Sound & Video Contractor In this edition of the SVC Podcast, SVC Contributing Editor Bennett Liles talks with Bill Burke of Ted Brown Music in Richland, Washington about the sound and lighting upgrades he guided for the Columbia Community Church. Assisted by Grant Howard, the church technical director, Bill installed Furman MP-20Q AC remote controlled AC […]

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Furman Sound launches new and improved website

Furman is the industry’s most trusted name in power conditioning, regulation, sequencing and distribution for audio, video, and broadcast professionals. Our clients include respected professional musicians, renowned recording studios, commercial contractors, and touring groups that handle major concert tours across North America and around the world. They choose Furman because of our reputation for reliability, […]

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Prolific Mastering Engineer Maor Appelbaum Finds Clarity with Furman Power Conditioning

Sound & Video Contractor PETALUMA, CALIFORNIA – Audio mastering has come a long way since the days of mechanical recordings and magnetic tape. Today, the discipline could be considered equal parts art and science, with experienced professionals making judgments on how to use the latest technologies to achieve the ideal sound. For Maor Appelbaum, a prolific Los […]

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Furman F1500-UPS Keeps the Show Running

Problem: A mid-July electrical storm caused a power surge that took out several equipment racks in O.Co Coliseum’s control room. The newly installed Grass Valley slow-mo video playback system, consisting of a GrassValley® Dyno slow-motion controller and Summit video server, is crucial to the Oakland A’s and Raiders’ in-stadium video operation. They can’t go down […]

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Product Spotlight: Furman Reveals Panamax VT4315-PRO

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Core Brands Appoints Mike Jordan to VP of Product Management

Press Release PETALUMA, CALIFORNIA, July 18, 2016 – Adding additional strength to its senior product development team, Core Brands today announced the appointment of Mike Jordan to Vice President, Product Management. Effective immediately, Jordan leads all product development initiatives and reports directly to Core Brands President Joe Roberts. “Mike brings an extensive product development and […]

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Nortek Being Acquired by Investment Firm Melrose Industries

CE PRO UK-based Melrose Industries, Plc, likes to “buy, improve, sell” manufacturing companies within two to three years. Nortek makes residential products including ventilation, security, home automation, audio/video under brands such as Broan, Nutone, Core Brands and 2Gig. Nortek (Nasdaq: NTK), owner of leading security, home automation, audio/video and ventilation brands, is being acquired by […]

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The Furman AC-215A Increases Projector Bulb Life

Did you know dirty power can reduce the bulb life of your projector by 40% or more? Use a Furman power conditioner with Furman Series Multi-Stage (SMP) Protection to maximize bulb life.   Problem: Projector bulb life seen to last as little as 175 hours or failing altogether. [From a technical standpoint: neon fixtures have […]

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Furman CN Series SmartSequencers – the Perfect Solution

Problem: The church’s FOH mixer was very specific about how he needed his systems to power on to avoid any hiccups with components such as the IDR rack at back of house and the laptop he has connected to the FOH console. Cost to customer: Audio system down-time due to improper boot-up. Possible damage to […]

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