the wire (november/december 2010)
Pioneer Electronics HDJ-500 Series Headphones provide maximum performance and versatility. The headphones, available in red, black and white, are engineered to assists DJs with the mixing process through enhancing the low and mid frequencies of music. The headphones use urethane pads for ears and are made with magnesium alloy for durability. The right earpiece can rotate 60 degrees, allowing DJs to listen to audio in only one side of the headphones. www.pioneerdjusa.com.
Avatar Pinball Machine
Stern Pinball introduces Avatar Pinball, based on the James Cameron film. The pinball machine features a 3-D backglass with speech and sound effects from the movie including a voiceover from Colonel Miles Quaritch (actor Stephen Lang). As Jake Sully, the player’s goal is to the save the Na’vi people from destruction. Avatar Pinball features a banshee ramp, magnet for random ball play, stationary targets, mobile targets and multi-ball action. www.sternpinball.com.
Knuckle Head Tables and Magnetic Skins
Knuckle Head Bucket Tables and Magnetic Skins are customized tables that allow permanent graphic magnetic skins to be placed on top. The tables are 36 inches in diameter, come in bar and patio heights and feature a bucket hole in the center. The Magnetic Skins can be changed out as easily as a tablecloth and can represent a variety of brands or promotions, including Bud Light, Budweiser, Smirnoff and the NCAA. www.animalmarketing.com.
Autofry, from Motion Technology Inc., announces the addition of Spanish, French and Portuguese languages to its keypads. The Autrofry MTI series is affordable, safe and user friendly, and is an alternative to deep fryers. The Autofry keypad comes in four models, which are all ventless, fully enclosed, fully automated and equipped with an Ansul fire suppression system.www.mtiproducts.com.