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WORLD / SHOW NEWS PHABRIX BVE Stand: H46 P Increasing efficiency of film restoration work S nell have announced that Omnimago, a German leader in film restoration, has added an Archangel Ph.C - HD real-time video restoration system to its array of state-of-the-art post-production tools. The Snell system will provide Omnimago with efficient real- time processing critical to the company’s day-to-day business. www.snellgroup.com. Thear Technology Limited BVE Stand: E11 T hear Technology Limited, Manufacturer Authorised Service Company for Sony Broadcast and Professional, Otari, Teac/Tascam and other manufacturers, are marking their 22nd year of trading. At the BVE this year (Stand E11), Thear Technology are highlighting to customer's, old and new, their extended opening times during the important period of the 2012 Olympics.  Not only staying open longer than their normal late opening weekdays – Thear Technology are also opening at the weekends.  Situated close to J13 on the M1 Motorway, equipment transportation can be arranged from/to Olympic venues, and callers are also welcome after first telephoning.  So if you have a damaged camera or VTR or radio microphone issue - and as a long standing Sony Authorised Service Centre, Thear Technology offer their normal, fast, bespoke equipment repair service, at extended times – prior to and during the games www.ThearTechnology.co.uk BVE Stand: D10 n addition to announcing a couple of big deals at the show and showing the latest products from Wisycom, Lectrosonics and Phonak, Raycom will be hosting the UK launch of Signalhound. From US company Test Equipment Plus, Signalhound is a portable USB measurement Receiver and Spectrum Analyser ideal for field analysis and problem solving. With ever more 16 | TV-BAY MAGAZINE Paul Nicholls, head of sales and marketing at PHABRIX commented, Previously Dolby E generation and analysis was confined to a purely audio specific domain. Now Dolby E testing can be combined within the sophisticated video toolset of the PHABRIX Sx series providing an  engineer with a complete one product solution for test and measurement. We see this as a huge advantage for engineers particularly in the OB environment. We have already had significant interest in this new tool and I am delighted that BVE will be its first release The new Dolby feature supports all Dolby E program configurations. The metadata of the on-board stream library can be edited and stored along with program configuration and frame rate allowing an engineer to comprehensively check Dolby E audio. PHABRIX will also be highlighting the advances made to its new rackmount PHABRIX Rx series at BVE. The Rx2000 dual screen instrument has already been deployed with over 30 units in place in the UK alone. The new platform is set to have additional modules added to its range by NAB which further extends the generator, analyser and eye and jitter modules presently available. www.phabrix.com Signalhound I HABRIX has announced that it will be showing a new integrated Dolby E generator and analyser at BVE Stand 46 this year. This is the first time that such a closed loop Dolby E testing environment has been available on a hand held test and measurement instrument and is seen as a significant competitive edge for PHABRIX on its popular platform. congested radio spectrum there’s never been a better time to equip yourself with the means to check the band before you commit. Two models are available; the SA44B covers 1Hz to 4.4GHz and the SA124A covers 100kHz to 12.4GHz. Also available is the TG44A Tracking Generator to allow scalar network analysis. www.signalhound.com