Are All Wireless Mics Created Equal?

The ins and outs of wireless microphone systems have caused many amateur (and more than a few professional) sound engineers to scratch their heads in confusion. Reception, interference, operating frequencies — not to mention price — can make choosing a wireless mic a daunting business. Wireless microphones operating in the UHF frequency band are often cited as the optimum choice… Read the rest

Get An Outstanding Lectern in 5 Simple Steps

How to Find a Lectern That Fits Your Needs & Your Desktop All lecterns theoretically fit on a table or desktop, and, unlike free-standing podiums, lecterns are relatively small and portable. But some lecterns are less portable than others. Tabletop lecterns come in a variety of sizes and shapes that serve a wide variety of functions. With so many… Read the rest

2 Vehicle Mounted PA Systems Take Your Message on the Move

Hit the Road With a Vehicle Mounted PA System Stationary PA systems can easily reach fans seated in bleachers, but for events where the participants (or the announcers) are in motion, a PA system that can move with the crowd becomes crucial. And while megaphones and mini PA systems are highly portable, they are impractical for situations such as parades… Read the rest

Spread the Word at Public Meetings With a Portable PA System

PA systems are a standard feature for many libraries and community centers offering public lecture programs or meetings. Having a portable PA system powerful enough to deliver great sound to your entire audience can enlighten minds and increase attention spans! Will your portable PA system deliver sufficient sound to public meetings with 100 or more audience members? Choose the Portable… Read the rest

Which Samson Portable PA System Is Strong Enough for Your Audio Tour?

Walking tours are a great way to get acquainted with cities, towns and parks. But tour guides need amplification to make their message heard. Which highly portable handheld PA system is both easy to operate and loud enough for a small walking tour? Samson Expedition XP25i Portable PA Systems The Samson Expedition XP25i PA system pictured above is powerful, portable… Read the rest