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 q   Local radio stations
 q   Regional radio stations or
 q   Secondary On-Air studios of larger broadcast operations

     Less expensive than most analog or digital On-Air consoles,
 the PARADIGM integrates many functions and features into an
 easy to operate yet powerful On-Air radio console. It can be
 easily configured via the internal LCD display.
     PARADIGM saves installation costs by reducing the
 need for external equipment, hardware adaptors and
 cabling, as well as rewiring costs in case of evolving
 requirements. Its simplified control surface
 prevents operator errors while providing
 intuitive controls.
     The talent can concentrate on attracting
 your audience instead of setting up the
 console for their air shift because
 each operator has memory recall of
 his her console settings such as
 voice processing, mix-minuses,
 input sources and
 bus assignments.

16-fader version

                                                                   For larger systems a 16-fader
                                                                   PARADIGM version with 48 input
                                                                   sources is also available.

...saves your budget with many standard features including
q   sample rate converters on every digital input channel
q   all mic inputs with voice processing
q   all line inputs with L only, R only, Mono or Stereo Mode functions
q   high quality AES reference clock-output for master synchronization
q   integrated timer, cue speaker and time of day clock easily integrated into your existing control room
q   integrated announcers‘ mic feeds talkback bus
    (to telephone and studio output)
q   16 programmable GPIs and GPOs
    (for machine control, On-Air lights, etc.)
q   intercom port with automated input level sensor

...makes your radio station sound better
q   by completing the digital audio stream
    from source to transmitter
q   any analog source is connected via high quality
    (20 bit) A/D and D/A converters to guarantee
    high performance audio quality easy for your talent to operate
q   familiar operator controls
    (on/off, fader, bus assign, source select)
q   operators can save individual console setups
q   individual labeling of input channels by LCD control panel
q   transparent mix minus system for telephone lines

...meets your station's current requirements
q   20 stereo and 4 mono input sources
    (mic and analog or digital line inputs)
q   8 channel faders (100mm)
q   Off-Air recording functions
q   5 output busses PGM, AUX, TEL1 and TEL2
    for mix minus and CUE/PFL
q   PGM and AUX have both digital and analog outputs
q   compact size and modern design

...grows with your station future requirements
q   expandable to 48 input sources and 16 channel faders
q   redundant power supply (optional)

...guarantees highest reliability and ease of service
q   RS422 interface for external system control and service
q   on-board LCD control panel for system configuration,
    control and service operations
q   rugged, permanent console finish

The Central Device Manager (CDM) is equipped with an LCD display to offer user-friendly configuration and control
of the PARADIGM console. During operation, the CDM display toggles between the On-Air screen and the Routing
Page via a single hot button. All console settings can be adjusted and automatically stored via the CDM. The access
to all other screens can be password-protected. Below are views of a few of the many CDM screens.

                            ON AIR SCREEN                                                              EQ SCREEN
                            This screen is designed to support the                                     This 3 Band semi parametric
                            normal broadcast operation mode and                                        has a graphical display.
                            depicts day, date and time of day as well                                  A wide control range of +/-15dB
                            as timer with graphical and numeric                                        is split up onto three variable
                            display, fader channel input source                                        frequency bands that can be
                            name, 3 user presets for 8 console                                         activated separately. The midrange
                            operator recalls. Dedicated hot buttons                                    section has a bandwidth (Q)
                            to the routing page and access to user                                     adjustment from a narrow half
                            setups are located next to the screen.                                     octave to a wide 2.5 octaves

                            ROUTING PAGE SCREEN                                                        DYNAMICS
                            Source select with logic follow and                                        Any combination of the fully
                            bus assign functions are accessed                                          featured Compressor, Expander
                            by a single hot button from the                                            and Limiter can be set for each
                            On-Air screen. This provides quick                                         mic in each user‘s console preset.
                            input source selection and fast bus                                        Dynamics and EQ can be copied
                            assignment to the stereo PGM and                                           from console to console so your
                            AUX and mono TEL1 and TEL2 busses.                                         talent will have an identical
                            Selection is made via front panel                                          „voice“ in every PARADIGM
                            bus assign button.                                                         equipped control room.

                            INPUT PAGE SCREEN                                                          GP INTERFACE SCREEN
                            This screen provides access to the                                         GPI inputs and outputs provide
                            entry of source name (i.e.: CD1),                                          external logic connections for
                            input gain adjustment, programming                                         machine control, air lights, remote
                            of speaker muting, access to mic                                           mic channel on and off commands
                            channel voice processing (see                                              and more. Each GPI input and
                            Dynamics and EQ views below),                                              output can be named and activated
                            pan/balance control, stereo line input                                     by fader, channel on/off button or
                            mode and phase reverse. This screen                                        externally. Mode selects continuous
                            can be password protected.                                                 or pulse commands.

TALKBACK/MONITORING CONTROL                                              FADER SECTION

                            The PARADIGM features a streamlined               A/B SOURCE INDICATORS
                            console panel æ limited to the classic            LED indication for microphone or line inputs above the fader
                            control features essential for live broad-        Faders 7 and 8 also include a standard 6-source line selector.
                            casts. These are clearly arranged and             LED indication for digital or analog input (CH 5 to 8)
                            assure safe, fast and intuitive operation.
                                                                              FIELDS FOR LABELING CHANNELS
                            TALKBACK BUTTONS                                  100MM FADER
                            Through the mixer's onboard micro-
                            phone the operator can talkback to                PROGRAM INDICATOR
                            TEL1 mix-minus, TEL2 mix-minus or                 Indication if channel is routed to the PGM bus. PGM is lighted,
                            STM (studio monitor) outputs.                     below the fader, to show exactly which channels are assigned
                                                                              to the PGM bus. This feature, usually found on much more
                            MONITOR/HEADPHONES SOURCE                         expensive consoles, helps to eliminate operator errors over the air
                            SELECTION BUTTONS                                 BUS ASSIGN BUTTON
                            These buttons let you select the signal           While in the Routing Screen, this button provides bus
                            of the PGM and AUX busses or an                   assignment. In the On-Air page, this button can be a
                            external signal (EXT) to be listened              short cut directly to the Input Configuration screen
                            to through the control monitors or                related to the source on that fader.
                            the headphones.
                                                                              CHANNEL ON/OFF BUTTON
                            MONITOR/HEADPHONES LEVEL                          ON and OFF buttons are LED illuminated. These buttons turn
                            These two knobs determine the level               the channel off and on, trigger internal console logic, such as
                            of the headphones and the control                 speaker muting or timer restart, as well as activate external
                            monitors connected to the mixer.                  logic commands like machine starts and on-air lights.

                                            This is a 8-fader version. The
                                            16-fader version will be double the
                                            Inputs and Outputs and double the
      TECHNICAL DATA                        fader control numbers.

   General                                      External Control                                    Stereo input:
   q fully digital on-air mixing console        q RS 422 Interface                                     input mode selection
     with 24 input channels                     q Synchronization:                                     LR/RL/LL/RR/Mono
   q 8 faders (100mm) - expandable to           q Master mode: 44.1kHz/48kHz with                      phase reverse
     16 faders and 48 input channels              AES/EBU clock output                                 mute on/off
   q high quality components for                q Slave Mode: 44.1kHz/48kHz                            gain -15 ... +15 dB
     superior sound                               with AES/EBU clock input                             balance
   q very easy and intuitive operational        q Time SYNC (GPI Pulse)                             Digital input (B):
     handling                                   q 16 GP inputs (opto isolated)                         SRC bypass
   q high reliability and easy service                 The 16-fader collector)
                                                q 16 GP outputs (open version:                         read AES failure state
   q dedicated design for modern                       8 Mic inputs                                    (mute input in failure)
     computer-assisted on-air operation                31 Line inputs
                                                q   level control for Monitor,                   General functions
   Inputs                                           Headphone and CUE/PFL speaker                q integrated talkback mic
   q 4 input channels:                          q   external input for Monitor                     for TEL1, TEL 2 and Studio
     MIC/Line (20bit A/D)                           and Headphone                                q watch/stopwatch – assignable
   q 16 stereo line input (20bit A/D)           q   Headphone amp integrated                       to channel faders
   q 4 AES/EBU stereo inputs with SRC           q   CUE/PFL speaker integrated                   q 8 user-configurations
                                                                TEL functions:
   q 1 intercom input with                      q                integrated
                                                    level meterdirect input/output to            q RS422 interface for external
     auto-level-detection                                    telephone hybrid                      system control and service
                                                Channel functions                                q optional redundant power supply
   Outputs                                      q name (4 characters) assignment                 q optional cascading of
   q PGM – stereo analog (20bit D/A)              to each input                                    2 PARADIGMs for 16 fader
     and digital (AES/EBU)                        Mic Input:                                       operation and 48 inputs
   q AUX – stereo analog (20bit D/A)                 phase reverse
     and digital (AES/EBU)                           phantom power                               Dimensions
   q 2 TEL – mono analog (20bit D/A)                 gain +40 ... +70 dB                         8 fader: W 623mm x H 545mm
                                                     mute                                        16 fader: W 1246mm x H 545mm
                                                     25 Hz subsonic filter
                                                     3-Band parametric EQ                        *Specifications subject to change without any notice


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