And when they get to the restroom, dedicated sports fans don’t have to miss anything.
The path to the restrooms is paved with screens so you don’t miss a minute of your favorite game.
guest was seated, he or she wouldn’t miss a goal. The Grand Rapids shop wanted everything up and running when the first puck hit the ice for the finals. BlueWater’s mission was to make that happen, without any down- time. Jeff Carmody had praise for the custom AV install, as well.
Quoting from the BlueWater web story, “BlueWater assessed the situ- ation and decided that a third-shift installation was the best way to keep Buffalo Wild Wings in the game. When the restaurant closed for the
night, technicians moved in to make the trade, replacing outdated CRT monitors with 31 Panasonic plasma screens, ranging in size from 42 to 50 inches. For the least amount of dis- ruption, wall and ceiling mounts were used to fit into the restaurant’s existing technology layout. Technicians also in- stalled a custom-engineered rack with a central AMX control system, so all the screens would be controlled from one place, and audio equipment could be stored neatly.
“The project was completed in just
four days, with plenty of time to accom- modate a packed house for all seven NHL playoff games, and to make the Grand Rapids BWW the arena every- one was talking about.”
Now, getting back to our Holland install, Marino related some inter- esting differences among the BWW
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DIRECTV HD dish Electro-Voice CPS 8.5 amp Electro-Voice RE2-N2 wireless mic system Extron cables Great Lakes mini hi-res cable JBL Control 24CT ceiling speakers JBL Control 26CT ceiling-mount speakers JBL Control 28T-60 surface-mount speakers JBL SB210 subwoofers w/MTC-210UB mount JVC XV-N370B DVD player Knox 16x64 matrix w/preview LG 42LD450 42" displays LG 50PJ350 50" displays Lowell 100LVC-DSB volume control to balance bar soffit Middle Atlantic WRK-44-32 32" deep, 44-space
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(77") rack w/accessories Panelcrafters PC-G1300-E-S-C mic plate Shure 514B push-to-talk mic SurgeX SX1120-RT power sequencer TV One 1T-V1280HD: scalers for NTN
16 Allied MPLS Caddie fasteners 16 Allied MUL 97581 single-gang grommeted plates
10 DIRECTV H23 HD satellite receivers
Sound & Communications
West Penn 25Q841 18g quad shield cable
List is edited from information supplied by BlueWater Technologies.
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Amphenol mini hi-res BNC BTX BNC-RCA adapters Chief CMA110 top mounts for dual unistrut Chief CMA365 top mounting plates for single unistrut Chief LTAU wall mounts for 42", 50" displays Chief MCDU dual back to back ceiling mounts for 50" displays
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5 Chief MCSV single ceiling mounts for 42", 50" displays Chief PAU yaw/tilt projector mounts Crestron C2N-VEQ4 4-channel net mod volume/equalizer-s Crestron CNXRMAK rackmount kits Crestron CP2E control processors w/Ethernet Crestron ST-RMK SmarTouch rackmount kits Crestron TPS-4000 10" touchpanel Crown CTs 4200 amps Crown CDi 1000 amps Da-Lite Screen 90283 45"x80" viewable perm wall fixed-frame screen w/HC Cinema Vision fabric dbx Drive Rack 260 2x6 equalizer, speaker controller dbx ZonePRO 1260 multi-zone controller Dell projectors