Dimensions & Weight:
Operating dimensions are: (with cab) 60'L x 12'W x 11' H, (minus cab) 46'L x 12'W x 11'H. 2.5 ton central AC. Combined vehicle weight: approx 40,000 lbs.
Varies widely per application. A spreadsheet of case weights, dimensions and values can be submitted for shipping and carnet purposes.
60 amp 208-240VAC single phase service (2 hots and ground, no neutral). The Artisan truck uses standard Camlok tails. All technical power is transformer isolated and on UPS.
Single 20A outlet. All mission critical devices on UPS.
Mic Splitter: (2 identical systems as described below)
Artisan’s advanced proprietary mic preamp-splitter systems each have 50 preamps plus 6 utility lines. Each preamp channel has a pin 1 lift switch at the input connector, an ultra high quality Jensen input transformer, and switchable phantom power and gain. Each multi-channel output has a global shield lift/tie switch.
Four outputs are available at Whirlwind-standard W4 multi-pins:
•Direct pass-thru with shields isolatable from splitter ground (permits phantom power from house system console independent of recording truck ground)
•Jensen nickel core transformer isolated line-level, +28dBu max output
•Two individually buffered transformerless balanced line-level, +28dBu max output
Line-level outputs are capable of 2000’ cable runs with no signal degradation. 56 pair fan-outs are provided.
56 pair Whirlwind-standard W4 Mass, 400’ each. Two available as standard stock. (112 pairs-400’ or 56 pairs-800’). Additional compatible mult is readily available from rental houses all over the world.
ProTools Control24 mix controller with plug-ins from Waves, Avid, Sony, McDSP, iZotope, Soundtoys, and more. (see Plug-ins & Software)
32x32 automated digitally-controlled-gain, analog router. Yamaha 02rV2 permanently installed as sidecar. Additional Yamaha 02rV2 and 01v mixers. Routers and digital consoles are 100% reset capable.
ProTools HD6 Accel system, version 10.3.10, with 48 analog, 48 digital multi format, and 64 MADI IO; on a Mac Pro Nehalem 3.46GHz hex core computer, using OSX Mountain Lion 10.8.5 on SSD. Six eSATA-attached 1 Terabyte record drives. Avid Sync I/O. Apogee Big Ben master clock. Time code and video sync DAs and patchbays. All audio - routers, mixers and recorders - sync, and displays are on UPS power. Please specify your choice of hard-disk based recorders if desired for back-up use.
Hafler TRM8 active main monitors (L, C, and R), TRM6a surrounds, and TRM12a subwoofer. Blue Sky bass management and loudspeaker controller. 47" Sony HD display for multi-use video and ProTools. 27" dedicated ProTools display. Dorrough hi-resolution stereo program meter.
RTS dual channel user stations at mixer, producer and technical positions. Four Wohler monitor speakers in truck. Four channels of 4-wire interface in truck. Three Telex UHF intercom systems for stage operators. Anchor SA/talkback speaker.