Fitch Electronics and JBL CBT speakers at the CP Palm Beach Masters!


The CP Palm Beach Masters, presented by Sovaro™, is a leg of the Longines FEI World Cup™ Jumping North American League, which began in August 2016 and spans across seven east and seven west coast venues in three countries: the United States, Mexico and Canada. A total of 14 athletes from the new Longines FEI World Cup™ North American league will qualify for this year’s prestigious Longines FEI World Cup™ Jumping Final, which will take place in Omaha, NE.

When it came to selecting a speaker for the Taylor Harris Club (a 300’ long two story VIP tent) at the CP Palm Beach Masters in Wellington FL, ascetics as well as sound quality lead us to the JBL CBT series. Having used these line array column speakers in church and school installs I knew it was the right choice for this job. The CBT 50 LA 1 in white blended in perfectly with the decor of the tent. We made a custom mounting bracket out of aluminum so we could hang 36 of the speakers from the structure of the tent. Using white speaker cable we were able to hide the wire in the troth of the upright column support of the tent. As we started to install the speakers in the tent we were getting very positive comments from the officials on how good the speakers looked and how well they blended in. and this was before we ever fired them up. This was a 4 day event with the big class on the last day. On the last day we had Johnny Rez from the Voice sing the National Anthem and before the jump off he sang one song. The comments from the audience in the tent were wow that sounded good, followed by where are the speakers? When the speakers were pointed out to them, they asked if the speakers were just added. They were there all week?  Its comments like this that makes our job worthwhile.

We were booked for next year’s event and are already planning on adding more JBL speakers to the outside of the tent. – Bill Fitch – Fitch Electronics Inc.


Sigmet, CPR Multimedia demo 46′ Absen X5 Video Wall

Sigmet Corporation and CPR Multimedia demonstrated a 46′ diagonal (39′ wide x 24′ high) Absen X5 video wall at the Kennedy Center this past Monday. The wall was provided and set up by CPR Multimedia. As you can see from the pictures the demonstration was a huge success. Contact your Sigmet representative if you would like to know more about Absen video!

Absen Training for Sigmet Reps

Sigmet representatives and management recently went through two days of training by Absen USA technical staff. This hands-on training allows Sigmet staff to understand how Absen products will best be able to fulfill your video requirements. Allow Sigmet to help you with your next video project, you will not be disappointed! Check the gallery for pictures.

Absen appoints Sigmet as representative.

Sigmet Corporation is pleased to announce our appointment as representative for Absen America. Absen America is the US subsidiary of Absen, a leading LED display manufacturer. With hundreds of installations across the USA, Absen America has quickly become the LED manufacturer of choice for a variety of prestigious projects. Highlights include sporting venues for the NBA, MLS, and NBC; casino installations for MGM Grand and Caesars Palace; premier events including the Ultra Music Festival, Comic-con, and the Emmys; and digital signage in the heart of NYC’s Times Square. Click here to visit their website and learn more about Absen. Contact your Sigmet representative for more information, to find out which Absen product will fit your need, or to obtain a quote.