Versatile Event Coverage

Outside Broadcast Unit

The Outside Broadcast unit and tenders were coach-built in 2018 by Spectra with the aim of providing a high-quality and comfortable environment whilst also offering a cost-effective solution to service work in the small-mid OB market. During the latter half of 2018 the truck completed over 25 productions. Its versatility enables its usage on all sorts of event coverage - from sport to music and also AV solutions for conferences. We have partnered up with to provide a world-class service for contracts that demand a more complex sound provision. We’d be delighted to discuss the unit with you in more depth and to explore how we could help you with your requirements.


Dimensions / Power

  • Total OB length: 7.5 m
  • Total OB Width: 2 m
  • OB height: 3 m
  • Main power: 1 x 63A (16A typical draw) / Aircon: 1x 32A


  • Camera capacity: 8
    • 3 x PMW-400 heads with SMPTE fibre backs
    • 2 x HXC-FB75 heads with SMPTE connectors
  • Newtek 3Play 4800 systems: x2
  • VTR: Blackmagic Hyperdecks x6
  • Video router: Evertz SDI 64×64
  • Vision mixer : ForA HVS-390HS (24 inputs / 2 ME / 12 DVE’s)
  • Production display: 2 x ForA Multiviewer
  • Vison / LTG preview: Sony OLED grade 1


  • 8 input analog mixer (production operated)
  • Analogue/AES/embedded/Dante external connectivity


  • Talkback: RTS Zeus 3 32 input
  • Radio talkback: 2 x base stations ( with Motorola handsets )


  • 1 x 4KW Production / 1 x 4 KW Engineering


  • 2 x Vinten Osprey Elite pedestals
  • 4 x Vinten Vison 250 heads
  • 2 x Vinten tripod legs
  • Panther Tracks + Vinten Tracking Dolly


If you are interested in our outside broadcast tenders and services then we’d love to talk with you about your needs.