ATTENTION! (the Datavideo SE-800 mixer that you see in the pictures has been replaced by model SE-600)
Genius O.B. BOX 08 Portable TV Studio is the evolution of the Genius O.B. BOX MK2 previous model from wich it takes a part of the apparatuses, whereas other apparatuses have been replaced with more recent versions and higher performances.
Genius O.B. BOX 08, even though it is a very reduced dimension TV Studio, is complete of all the necessary equipment for television production, included an intercom system.
It can be used either in studio or for external shots and, in this case, it will allow to transport it with facility and rapidity in whichever place of the event, even the most inaccessible.
video presentation of o.b.box genius 08
The creation of new digital video standards, together to wide diffusion of equipment for television shots that have reached together to an extreme compactness a quality video of professional level to extremely approachable costs, has suggested to ELMAN to realize the new one: Genius O.B. Box 08, the O.B. Box of fourth generation able to operate both with the classical analogical video inputs and with the new digital video inputs.
Use of New Digital Cameras
A big advantage in having inserted video digital inputs into the Genius O.B. BOX 08 is given by the possibility to use DV/firewire cameras that, further to be smaller, are able to guarantee images equals or even better than to the old analog professional cameras, but at lower prices.
The inputs of the same cameras can be used in its turn as digital VCRs. Moreover, thanks to installed “3 in 1” JVC SR DVM700* professional VCR it is possible to use material shoted on the following supports: DVD, mini DVD and mini-DV.
The following is a list of the apparatus contained in the system:
Is provided a protective flightcase container according to the IATA rules.
Mixer Datavideo SE-600
Multi-View output display each input, as well as Program & Preview on one monitor. Other features include audio peak-meter, clock and dual logo store.
The SE-600 is designed to excel and meet your demands whether you're working in worship, education, conducting a live outside broadcast or shooting inside a production studio.
SE-600 enables you to switch seamlessly between video and audio sources and blend high-quality digital content on the fly, even without external genlock, thanks to the built in time base corrector.
7 LCD TFT Full Colors Monitors: Triple 5.6" and Quadruple 4"
On the frontal panel of each monitor are the following controls: power, colour, hue, brightness, contrast and video1, video2, bars.
The four 4" monitors (ELMAN 4”x 4) have 4 input signals and each of them is equipped with
tally leds (red) that shows what signal is on air.
Every monitor has an loop through input
Elman 4” x 4 monitors (480 x 234 pixels) have the colour, hue and brightness control.
JVC SR-DVM700* three-in-one digital professional video recorder incorporating digital Mini-DV, 250 GB Hard Disk and DVD recorder with various editing and dubbing capabilities.
By side of SR DVM700* has been prearrenged a lodging for remote control.
BEHRINGER XENYX 1202
Thanks to use of the most modern circuit techniques, XENYX 1202 mixer is able to reproduce an incomparable warm analog sound.
The channels of microphones are equipped with preamp High-End XENYX Mic, which quality of sound and dynamic is comparable to that of outboard preamp and provide an incredible headroom with 130 dB dynamic spectrum.
The equipment in the center of Genius O.B. BOX 08
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AC/DC Power Distribution
On the top part of SE800 mixer is located the apparatus for control energy distribution, the AC/DC Power Distribution.
Two 5 ampere automatic switches protect the line of power supply of internal and external equipment.A XLR 5 female connector located on the right of frontal panel allows to power directly the goosenek illumination lamp with flexible arm to light up the control zone of the TV Studio without disturbing the surrounding environment
Listen Amplifier and compact stereo speaker system
Audio/listen amplifier of the TV Studio is located inside the intercom and the volume is adjusted by PROGRAM control.
The compact stereo speaker of the Genius O B BOX 08 is performed by a couple of middle-high loudspeakers (the right one and the left one) placed on the top of the three 5.6” monitors and by a woofer for low frequencies located inside, on the back of apparatus.
The RMS output power is 2 watt on frontal loudspeakers and 5 watt on woofer.
The apparatus on bottom on the central zone of Genius O B BOX 08 is a 4 channels video switcher that has the function to change the input signal of VCR shown by left 5.6" monitor.
In the same apparatus is housed a 1x6 equalized video distributor which input is connected to output of SE800 video mixer to send the signal to more users.
Genius O.B. BOX 08 Case
The external part of the container is manufactured in a black painted wood and the interior is made of a mechanical frame on which are housed all the apparatuses. This structure allowed us to reduce further the bulk in comparison with the previous version of Genius O.B. BOX.
The dimensions of the Genius O.B. BOX 08 are: (in mm.): 525 (W), 555 (H), 570 (D).
The weight of Genius O.B. BOX 08 is: 48,2 Kg.
A particular attention has been given to the wiring of all interconnection cables among various apparatuses that are identified each one with a number placed near every connector and are illustrated in the schemes of the provided manual.
Flightcase container for transport
In order to facilitate the transport and protect the Genius O.B. Box 08, a shockproof special container is available constructed observing IATA norms.
The dimensions of flightcase container are (in mm.): 650 (W), 700 (H), 700 (D).
The weight of flightcase container is: 18,40 Kg.
Elman is able to furnish different versions of Genius O.B. Box 08 according to the needs of the client.
On request, the Elman can realize others flightcase for the installation of CCU systems, auxiliary audio production systems or other apparatuses (to agree with the customer requirements).
ELMAN is able to furnish all the necessary equipments for use of Genius O.B. Box 08: video cameras, VCRs etc ...
* JVC SR-DVM700 is Discontinued, Product out of date, it is replaced with JVC SR-HD1250 for Blu-ray, DVD and SD Cards, no for Mini DV cartridge.
In accordance with constant improvement policy of products, El.Man (Elettronica Mangione) reserves the right to modify without notice and at any time, features and prices of its own apparatus.