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Everlast Named Elation’s East Coast Service Center

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• October 7, 2008
DANIA BEACH, FL — Elation Professional announced that Everlast Productions, based here, will serve as Elation Professional’s East Coast service center. The move will enable customers on the East Coast to have warranty and non-warranty authorized repairs on Elation products performed at Everlast by technicians trained at Elation’s factory in California. Read More...

AV Animates Gettysburg Museum and Visitor Center

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• October 7, 2008
GETTYSBURG, PA — The Museum & Visitor Center at Gettysburg National Military Park, which opened earlier this year and recently unveiled its restored Cyclorama painting, uses a wide assortment of AV gear to help inform visitors and give them a sense for the historic significance of the battlefields nearby, which served as a turning point in the American civil war. Read More...

J. R. Clancy Adds International Sales Manager

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• September 22, 2008
SYRACUSE, NY — J. R. Clancy, Inc. has hired Charles B. Shatzkin as international sales manager, part of the company’s plan to increase overseas sales of its products. Shatzkin, a working lighting designer, also has more than 25 years’ experience in marketing, sales and public relations, plus experience in technical theatre. Read More...

Free Rigging Data Slide Rule Returns

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• July 18, 2008
SYRACUSE, NY — For the 20th year,  J. R. Clancy is giving away free slide rules to rigging technology dealers and installers. The newly revised sixth edition of the Clancy Slide Rule is made to be easy-to-use, fit in a shirt pocket, and give riggers a way to quickly calculate ratios and measurements commonly used in rigging. Read More...

PowerLift Winch Series from J.R. Clancy

PLSN Staff •
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• July 3, 2008

SYRACUSE, NY — J. R. Clancy, Inc. said its new PowerLift variable speed 0-20 feet per minute motorized winch can minimize “bouncing” at the start or end of a move. The new winch (product number 018-P0220V) has a load capacity of 2,000 pounds. The company is also introducing its PowerLift fixed speed 20 feet per minute motorized winch (product number 018-P0212), with a load capacity of 1,200 pounds.

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Kanye West Hits the Stage with Scharff Weisberg

PLSN Staff •
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• November 5, 2007

NEW YORK — A number of recent Kanye West events required the lighting design of Starlight Visual’s Jonathan Goldstein and the services and inventory offered by Scharff Weisberg.  The two collaborated on projects, including two high-profile parties, the artist's appearance on Saturday Night live and a number of North American concerts. Highlighting the equipment package was the powerful yet compact LittleBig 3.5.

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