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Sports Sound: Loudspeaker System Layout Options for Athletic Facilities

60 Minute Webinar
Thursday, May 5 at 1:00 pm (EST)

Review loudspeaker system layout options for athletic facilities.

Football, baseball, soccer, basketball. The Sports Sound Loudspeaker System Design Reference Guide from Community provides several R SERIES options for these standard athletic facilities, covering the typical variations in loudspeaker mounting locations found in these venues. Learn how to best utilize the Design Reference Guide to achieve your sound system performance goals quickly and efficiently. A Question & Answer session follows the webinar presentation.

To download a copy of the Sports Sound Loudspeaker System Design Reference Guide, click HERE.

Instructor: Dave Howden, Director of Technical Services
Register early – Space is limited!


Please take a moment to view this 32-second video from Kathy Lane, Marketing Communications Mgr at Lowell. The video provides brief snippets of Lowell products/capabilities with some dramatic background music. Take a gander, then give us a call or contact us HERE.

Community Forecaster HD 60 Minute Webinar - Thursday April 21 at 1:00pm (EST)

Learn how to design Ceiling Distributed Systems quickly and accurately using Community's Forecaster HD software.

Forecaster HD is a free utility program from Community that quickly determines the proper model(s) and quantity of ceiling loudspeakers for distributed applications. Learn how to use this powerful software to help plan projects and generate client support materials. A Question & Answer session will follow the webinar presentation.

To learn more about FORECASTER HD or download a free copy, click HERE.


The Cabgrabber and the i5

We would like to share an updated video that we just put together for the Cabgrabber and i5

Audix M1255Bs in the Alamo Dome Press Room

The #Audix M1255Bs in action at the press room of the Alamo Dome in San Antonio, TX for the University Interscholastic League High School Basketball State Championships.

Ben Strizo from Clarity Media Group tells us, “The Audix M1255B shotgun mics isolate the players’ voices and also help eliminate ambient noise from the room. The video truck loved it.”




Listen Technologies ListenWiFi

Listen Technologies ListenWiFi systems broadcast audio from multiple televisions or other audio sources using digital Wi-Fi transmission. The sound is delivered to any Wi-Fi enabled device with audio streaming capability like a smartphone or tablet using the free #‎ListenWiFi app.
Click below to download the free #‎ListenTech app for your device:
ListenWiFi for iPhone and iPad - http://ow.ly/Y5NMG
ListenWiFi for Android - http://ow.ly/Y5NTT


Clear-Com Freespeak-II Distributed Wireless System

FreeSpeak II™ is the next generation distributed wireless solution that operates in multiple world-wide license-free frequency bands: 1.897-1.933GHz and 2.4GHz. This high performance wireless intercom system is designed for extensive communication in large-scale operations. Its ability to maintain a strong and continuous wireless connection across an expansive coverage area while providing crystal-clear digital audio makes FreeSpeak II the ideal wireless roaming solution for live event, broadcast, sport production, industrial, military and government applications.

Up to 25 Beltpacks (maximum in good conditions) can be used in the same contiguous RF space in the US.

Up to 50 Beltpacks (maximum in good conditions) can be used in the same contiguous RF space in Europe and most of the rest of the world (details available from Clear-Com)



Community Launches Weather-Resistant I SERIES

Versatile Loudspeaker Family Now Includes Weather-Resistant Models

Community expands the system design versatility of its flagship I SERIES Engineered Loudspeaker Systems with Weather-Resistant models of its I SERIES 800-Level and 600-Level loudspeakers.

In contrast to fiberglass-covered wood enclosures which entail long manufacturing lead times, I SERIES weather-resistant loudspeakers feature enclosures made with Community’s breakthrough PolyGlas™ technology. These Mil Spec 810G-tested PolyGlas™ cabinets reduce lead times considerably and are virtually immune to the destructive effects of moisture and temperature cycling.

Community’s Leading R SERIES Expands with Three New Models at ISE

Community’s R SERIES loudspeakers are the world’s standard for exceptional audio performance in extreme weather conditions. Now, two new full-range R-MAX models and a high-output R-MAX bass horn offer premium music reproduction at high output levels, while improving the legendary voice intelligibility of R SERIES. These new loudspeakers offer consistent coverage patterns, smooth frequency response, and very high output levels making them ideally suited for sporting venues, race tracks, outdoor theaters, themed entertainment and water parks and high-level voice warning systems.

All three models are fully horn loaded and utilize the higher performing transducers that are the hallmark of the R-MAX line. The new 50° x 20° (H x V) R2-52MAX features dual 12-inch neodymium LF transducers, dual high performance 2-inch exit MF drivers, and a high sensitivity 1-inch exit HF driver. Its maximum continuous output rating of 135 dB SPL (141 dB Peak) is the highest of any R2-MAX model.