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Radio Outside Broadcast Vehicles: more photographs

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James Smith | 10:28 UK time, Friday, 22 October 2010

In response to Peter's request on my previous blog post for a few more photos I've had a look in the project folders and come up with these pictures.

I hope you enjoy them!

James Smith is Portfolio Manager, Development and Delivery, BBC Future Media and Technology

Four general purpose Radio OB vehicles

The four "General Purpose" vehicles at the Systems Integrator. Two were almost complete and the other two were still in build.

Sound 2 showing roof rails and ladder

Sound two - one of the "Music Vehicles" at Radio One's Big Weekend. Showing the roof rail and sloping ladder arrangement.

Sound 5 at R1BW

Sound 5 - one of the "General Purpose" vehicles hiding amongst the trees behind the Live Lounge at Radio One's Big Weekend.

Backstage at the Outdoor stage R1BW

Backstage at the Outdoor Stage, Radio One's Big Weekend. Showing the stage boxes (silver crates) that carry the audio signals back to the truck via fibre optic cables.

Inside the rear of Music vehicle

The rear engineering and editing / preparation area of a "Music Vehicle".

Aurus console in GP truck

Stagetec Aurus mixing console in a "General Purpose" vehicle.



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