5 Great Looking Racks

Our annual ‘Great Looking Racks’ contest again shows us how CE pros impeccably install equipment and wiring.

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Winner | Osbee Industries' Impeccable Installation You can see that a ton of planning went into this 10,000-plus-square-foot estate in Westchester County, N.Y. - just look at the results. Osbee industries of Harrison, N.Y., worked closely with the client, designer and contractor to develop a whole-house system engineered for convenience, control, security and entertainment. see what happens when everyone works together? The challenge was to design and install a rack powerful enough to control: 32 zones of audio from 26 sources; 17 video sources viewable on 18 HD displays; a 6,000-lumen Digital Projection Titan 3D Reference Projector and screen research Theatercurve 180-inch-wide screen; Nintendo Wii system; Kaleidescape; LED lighting; acoustically engineered starlit ceiling in the dedicated home theater; 164 loads of lighting; 14 zones of HVAC; 8 CCTV cameras; and 11 touchscreens. And everything had to blend in with the impeccable aesthetics.
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