Orlando, FL (July 13, 2006)–PWS, the Professional Wireless Systems Division of Masque Sound, is introducing a new Antenna Kit. Comprised of two HA-8089 Helical Antennas, two LPDA (Bat Wing) antennas and two pairs of 25 ft. and 50 ft. Low Loss cables, the kit is designed to provide drop-out free performance for In-Ear monitors, wireless microphones and intercom installations.
The PWS Helical Antenna Kit includes a rugged Storm case, two HA-8089 Helical Antennas, two LPDA (Bat Wing) antennas (round base stands optional), and two pairs of 25 ft. and 50 ft. Low Loss Cables.Packaged in a road-worthy black (or optional yellow) Storm case outfitted with superior latches and custom foam inserts, the PWS Antenna Kit is ideal for live concerts, large & small performance venues, broadcast, sports, corporate and House Of Worship use. Rugged Storm cases are roomy enough to stow extra Chesboro Mounts and additional gear.
“We recognized the potential for marketing antenna kits after providing leading touring artists, and major sporting events with self-contained rental units,” remarked PWS GM Carl Cordes. “Fifteen units performed flawlessly for Stevie Wonder and Mick Jagger at Super Bowl XL earlier this year, and they are in use regularly by such major acts as: Diamond Rio, Death Cab for Cutie, Coldplay and Nickelback”.
PWS 8.5 ft. Antenna Mast. The Cross-bar unit with 4 mounting positions is available separately for $205The PWS HA-8089 Helical Antenna delivers 14 dBi of forward gain, covers a bandwidth from 490 MHz to over 900 MHz, with an overall estimated Beamwidth of 57 degrees and can provide up to twice the range of a log periodic paddle.
PWS Antenna Kits are available directly from PWS at a suggested retail price of $1,850. A lightweight 8.5 ft Antenna Mast including special mounting brackets and an additional 2 ft extension, is available at $295.00. Individual HA-8089 Helical Antennas may be purchased directly from PWS at $499.00 or through the global distribution network of Shure Inc. www.shure.com.
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