Impact Acoustics presents RapidRun(TM), a patent-pending Multi Use Versatile Interconnect System. Now you can handle whatever signal you need whenever and wherever you need it without changing the entire cable.
For Immediate Release
Joseph D. Cornwall,
Impact Acoustics Business Development Manager
1501 Webster Street
Toll Free: (877) 283 -9737 x332
IMPACT ACOUSTICS(TM) ANNOUNCES RAPIDRUN(TM)!
A New Cabling System That "Will Likely Revolutionize
The Custom Installation Industry" -Audioholics.com
Dayton, Ohio November 16, 2005 -
Impact Acoustics, a leading manufacturer of high performance audio/video connectivity solutions, proudly presents RapidRun™ - a new, patent -pending Multi Use versatile Interconnect system! RapidRun is a modular cable system that consists of two Runners™ and a selection of eight BreakAway™ termination jumpers (or DECORA®* style wall plates coming soon!). The Runners enable easy pull -through while the BreakAways allow you to change terminations in seconds.
The RapidRun system can easily handle UXGA, RGBHV, Component, Composite and S -video along with left and right audio or S/PDIF digital audio signals, in runs from 15 feet to 150 feet. Our unique connector system allows a Runner base cable to be pulled through a ¾ -inch conduit with up to a 90 -degree sweep. The locking connector enables perfect termination in seconds for either wall plate or flying -lead BreakAway applications. RapidRun is available in either PVC or Plenum versions for a wide variety of installation environments and applications. The modular design allows a cable carrying a VGA signal, for instance, to be easily and almost instantly re -terminated for component HDTV - what incredible flexibility! Additionally, RapidRun supports mix -and -match terminations for custom combination or break -out connections! RapidRun truly is a Multi Use Versatile Interconnect system.
Here's how easy it is to customize your installation (or use our easy -to -use online tool to quickly plan your installation: http://www.impactacoustics.com/rapidrun/HowItWorks.asp):
1. Choose Your Runner
RapidRun Runners are available in 15, 25, 35, 50, 75, 100, 125 and 150 -foot lengths, and come complete with a protective pull cap rated for 15 lb/ft of pulling tension to keep the connection free of debris. There are two
choices for Runners:
(1) The PC/Video (UXGA) Runner designed primarily for presentation applications using a computer and projector or other large display. This cable provides three close -tolerance coaxial conductors with full, independent braided shielding and four twisted pairs. Use this runner for: UXGA (HD15) computer signals.
(2) The HT (or 5 -Coax) Runner designed primarily for audio/video applications such as a home theater installation or a multi -room A/V hookup. This cable provides five 75 -ohm mini -coax conductors, each individually shielded and designed for maximum flexibility. Use this runner for: component video with s -video or component video with digital audio.
Use either runner for: RGBHV, component video (3RCA), or analog audio with your choice of component video, s -video or composite video.
2. Choose Your Terminations
Termination options include termination jumpers or DECORA®* style wall plates for the following signals:
(a) HD15 for UXGA Video
(b) 5 -BNC for RGBHV
(c) 5 -RCA for Component Video + Audio
(d) 3 -RCA plus S -Video for Component Video + S -Video
(e) 4 -RCA for Component Video + Digital Audio
(f) 3 -RCA for Component Video
(g) 2 -RCA plus S -Video for S -Video + L/R Audio
(h) 3 -RCA YRW for Composite Video + L/R Audio.
With RapidRun, you can pull a multi -conductor cable with a small, secure connection through a tight space, and still retain the full functionality and performance of a professionally terminated installation! Any installation job can be done easier, faster and more efficiently with the RapidRun system - any job!
These Impact Acoustics interconnects offer meticulous construction and rigorous engineering in order to ensure optimum quality, and are appropriate for the most demanding installations. All RapidRun products come with a lifetime warranty and 30 -day "No Questions Asked" return policy to make evaluation and purchase easy.
*Decora® is a registered trademark of Leviton Manufacturing Company, Inc. This product is not manufactured by or endorsed by Leviton Manufacturing Company, Inc.
SUMMARY OF KEY FEATURES AND BENEFITS
- Exclusive Break -Away design with AnyAngle™ Locking
- Easy Pull through ¾ Inch Conduit with Up To 90º Sweep
- Ultra -flexible PVC or Plenum jacket
- Versatile, Adaptable, Flexible and Affordable - A
Connectivity System That Can Grow With Your
- 8 Termination options available: HD15, 5 -BNC, 5 -RCA,
4 -RCA, 3 -RCA, 3 -RCA plus S -Video, 2 -RCA plus S -Video
and 3 -RCA YRW.
About Impact Acoustics:
Impact Acoustics is a division of Lastar, Inc. Since 1984, Lastar has been a leader in computer connectivity. Under the brand name Cables To Go, Lastar created a line of computer connectivity products renowned for quality and value. Cables To Go uses the finest components and the latest construction technologies to maximize cable performance and ensure compliance with industry specifications for each cable and its designated application. From PC Cables and Adapters to Networking and Data Sharing products, Cables To Go has delivered the best products at an always -competitive price.
In 2002 Lastar created Impact Acoustics in order to deliver its expertise in computer and data connectivity products to the consumer and commercial communications electronics industry. Tasked with a single goal - to manufacture and deliver the finest performing products at the most competitive price possible - Impact Acoustics has the ability to leverage the Lastar manufacturing facilities, sales team, service team and engineering professionals to deliver state -of -the -art audio and video performance at prices that define value. For more information regarding Impact Acoustics visit www.impactacoustics.com, or contact Joseph D. Cornwall at (877) 283 -9737 x332.