November 2, 2015
By Rechelle Tangcangco
NHK OB truck interior with Lawo mc256xt dual fader console
Rastatt, Germany—Japanese Broadcaster NHK has fielded a new OB truck in the US market fitted with Lawo technology and designed specifically to capture major US sports events and deliver a unique, high-quality audio experience to its viewers back home. The new mobile unit is the first RAVENNA-based truck in the US, utilising Lawo’s newest dual-fader mc²56xt mixing console. The console provides a 64 fader surface in an audio booth with only 84 inches of linear space. It accommodates 288 DSP paths with 8,192 x 8,192 audio routing capability and three DALLIS I/O stageboxes in a redundant configuration.