Tag Archives: Power Conditioner

Torus Power AVR20 power transformer with Automatic Voltage Control

WIDESCREEN REVIEW SAYS, “GREAT PRODUCT!” You can’t ask for much more in a power transformer than you get with the AVR20. Besides protecting valuable equipment from voltage spikes and power surges or sags, the AVR20 offers worthwhile improvements in sound quality, by removing noise from the audio signal, by providing the preamp and amp with […]

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AV Systems Perform Better When Powered by Torus

If you put the wrong gas in your high-end car, you won’t get the performance you paid for. Here, Torus Power’s Kevin Main explains how power is the gas of any AV system, whether it’s a small two-channel system or a huge home theater. Like your vehicle’s fuel, Torus Power isolation transformer power conditioners are […]

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Torus Power Isolation Transformers Dramatically Reduce Noise Floor

Torus Power’s Kevin Main tells us how he has been involved in hundreds of installations in which Torus Power isolation transformers and power transformers have been used. The result is the same every time: Knowledgeable integrators all comment on how Torus Toroidal Isolation changes the noise background with a reduced noise floor that results in […]

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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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Torus Power TOT AVR power conditioner

Larry Greenhill, Stereophile Merriam-Webster’s 11th Collegiate Dictionary defines tot as “1: a small child: TODDLER; 2: a small drink or allowance of liquor: SHOT.” Torus Power used it to name their compact line of toroidal power conditioners. Although small in size, weight, and price, the TOT AVR includes the Automatic Voltage Regulation referred to in […]

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Torus Power AVR2 Eliminates Voltage Woes

The homeowners at The Residences at the Stoneleigh, an upscale condo complex adjacent to the lively neighborhood of Uptown, Dallas, have the luxury of designing their ideal floorplans and stocking their new apartments with the latest in audiovisual equipment. From Sonos distributed audio systems to full Crestron control, the residents can take advantage of state-of-the-art […]

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The Need For Clean Power

David’s Take: The Need For Clean Power wifihifi It is easy to forget that the AC power coming out of your wall outlet is unimaginably “dirty.” Ideally, the AC power should look like a perfectly smooth sine wave. In reality, the AC can be corrupted with noise and distortion. “Dirty” AC power looks pretty jagged […]

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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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