- Innovative Product Works With T2 Multiswitches To Create a Cascadable Distribution System -
Commack, NY, September 10, 2004 - T2, a division of TERK Technologies Corp. and a leader in signal management solutions and antenna technology, will introduce its versatile MS -EXT Multiswitch Extender to the high -end custom installation market at CEDIA 2004. The MS -EXT enables multiple T2 MS -516 and MS -58 Multiswitches to be daisy -chained and expands their overall satellite distribution capacity in a multi -room custom installation.
The TERK T2 MS -516 (5x16) and MS -58 (5x8) Multiswitch units are high -end signal distribution products that are optimized for the fast installation of satellite systems when incorporating additional cable TV and off -air antenna sources. They have received industry acclaim for their wiring efficiency, high -end appearance, and performance capabilities. With the introduction of the MS -EXT, T2 has taken the installation flexibility of the MS -516 and MS -58 a step further.
The MS -EXT is a compact, internally -amplified adapter that snaps directly onto the MS -516 or MS -58. It routes signals to the Multiswitch it's attached to and also provides a set of outputs that routes the signals to an additional Multiswitch. This expands the functionality of a T2 Multiswitch by enabling a number of them to be linked together, creating large -scale signal distribution systems. For example, four MS -516 units could be linked together to feed 64 satellite receivers from a single satellite dish.
The MS -EXT's internal amplification also allows for expandability without the introduction of signal loss. In addition, the snap -on feature enables current users of T2 Multiswitches to expand their satellite systems without rewiring their existing installations.
Pat Comunale, Vice President of Sales, TERK Technologies pointed out: "Our T2 Multiswitch products are among the most versatile signal distribution solutions on the market - and the MS -EXT adds even more functionality and utility to the line. The T2 Multiswitches and the MS -EXT are the most efficient and expandable products available for running more than 16 cable runs for satellite dishes, off -air antennas or cable TV signals, and installation professionals will be sure to appreciate the way they simplify the job of installing complex multi -room video distribution systems."
In common with all TERK T2 products, the MS -EXT is built to the highest standards, utilizing rugged, all -aluminum construction with a sealed housing, fixed ultra -low -noise
amplification, premium -quality internal components and other refinements to deliver the ultimate in performance and reliability.
Pricing and availability for the T2 MS -EXT will be announced.
TERK Technologies is a leader in antenna technology and signal management solutions. TERK offers a broad range of products as a leader in antenna technology for TV, satellite, radio, and mobile entertainment and communications applications, and is dedicated to providing state -of -the -art solutions for consumers as well as innovative marketing and merchandising solutions for its retail partners.
TERK's diverse product range includes indoor and outdoor HDTV, analog TV, satellite radio and analog radio antennas, DIRECTV satellite dishes, satellite/cable installation hardware
and audio/video accessories. TERK also offers its T2 line of high -performance signal management products for the custom integrator market, and its Leapfrog wireless multi -room audio/video distribution and control systems. TERK is also the exclusive distributor of the XM Commander Universal Satellite Radio receiver for in -car reception of XM Satellite Radio.
Synonymous with style and quality, TERK's innovative and advanced technology engineering has earned the company numerous patents and industry awards.
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For more information, contact:
FM Group Public Relations
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