SNG Truck

We supply a range of KU band DSNG satellite trucks with multi camera outside broadcast production, ideal for news, sports, corporate event or as a satellite uplink feed. We are fast, flexible and cost effective supplying a full range of broadcast services.

12 x SATELLITE TRUCKS LOCATED AROUND THE UNITED KINGDOM AND IRELAND.

 

  • Satellite capacity on ABS-3A, Eutelsat, Intelsat, SES, Telenor and Telstar.
  • Connection to BT Tower and other fibre networks.
  • 3 x Adtec encoders, 4:2:2 10 bit, 16 / 32 APSK with BISS (3+1 on request)
  • Gigawave radio camera and camera link.
  • Full ENG with camera and sound.
  • Highly experienced crews with a can do attitude!

SPECIFICATIONS
Mercedes Sprinter
Vehicle registration: SNG 4K
Length: 6.8m, Width: 2.4m, Height: 3.1m, Weight: 4.5 tonne.
Stability: HWH jacks on rear.
Clarke 7 meters mast for flying cables or remote RF.
Eutelsat registration: UKI-1693
SES registration: G-20533

RF
1.8 meter Advent antenna (Extended KU)
180w redundant stellar HPA’s.
3 x Adtec EN100 encoders, MPEG2 (4:2:0 – 4:2:2) 8bit up to 1080i HD MPEG4 10 bit DVB-S, DVB-S2, QPSK, 8PSK, 16APSK, 32 APSK & BISS encryption 8 &16 embedded audio channels.
2 x Adtec RD70 / RD71 MPEG2 / MPEG4 IRD with integrated demodulator, SD/HD MPEG 2 (4:2:0 and 4:2:2) MPEG 4 (4:2:0 / 4:2:2) 10-bit (BISS decryption) 4 & 16 pairs audio.
Ericsson RX8200 HD/SD receiver (BISS decryption) DVB-S, DVB-S2/S2X, QPSK/8PSK, 16APSK.
80cm downlink antenna with FTA receiver (Skybox – on request)
Gigawave clip-on COFDM HD radio camera.
4G Wi-Fi and Ethernet internet connectivity (Ka satellite – on request)

COMMS
2x Raycom RTB base stations (IFB and director comms).
6x portable UHF icom radios – 12 radios on request.
Peltor noise cancelling headsets.
Glensound GSM TBU providing 4 wire / IFB
Glensound GSGC4 ISDN reporters Box (APTX & G722 Codec)
Glensound 4G portable TBU – on request
PD 310 paradise satellite 4 wire comms modem
IP landline telephone 4 wire / IFB
8 channel 4 wire system.
6 x 6 Prospect comms matrix.
8 channel talkback PTT panel on eng desk.
1 channel talkback PTT panel on producers’ desk.

AUDIO
2 channel PPM audio monitor with 1×6 input matrix
MACKIE 1604 VLZ 16 Channel audio mixer (stereo o/p, 2 x
AUX o/p, 2 subs)
4x analogue i/p into encoders
4x analogue o/p from IRDs
Audio embedding and de-embedding within Axon hardware.
32 x 32 audio router.
1 x 25m 8 way XLR cable reel – on request.
1 x 50m 4 way XLR cable reel – on request.
4 X 20m XLR cable.

VIDEO
Blackmagic Hyperdeck 10 bit 4.2.2 SSD recorder.
Teranex video standards converter.
5 channel HD vision mixer.
Blackmagic 17” LCD smart view monitor.
Blackmagic 16 way multi view monitor.
19” HD multi view monitor,
4 x Blackmagic 8” output monitors.
2 x 7” IRD monitors.
2 x 7” monitors on producer’s desk.
Tektronix WVR 5000 HD/SD multi-function video signal monitor.
43″ 4K UHD monitor & stand – on request.
Sony Small field monitor – on request.
Autocue teleprompter – on request.
2 x 50m HD-SDI digital coax reels.
2 x 100m HD-SDI digital coax – 4 reels on request.
1 x 300m broadcast fibre 3 x 300m – on request.

POWER & LIGHTING
10 Kva (40A) on board generator.
3000 Va UPS on HPA’s and encoders.
Multiple mains cables with 63A/32A/16A adapters
50m 16A extension reel – on request.
HMI, tungsten and LED lighting on request.