Mitsubishi Electronics America The Leonardo from Mission Viejo, Calif.-based Mitsubishi Electronics America is a thin, 40" color plasma presentation monitor that offers a 160-degree viewing angle. The 4.4" depth allows the monitor to sit just about anywhere. Though the monitor has a fixed resolution of 640 x 480, digital signal processing allows the unit to display various resolutions to accommodate a variety of refresh rates. The monitor comes standard with Distortion-Free, a function that eliminates distortion or streaking caused by fast-motion video, and with the capability to display 16.7 million colors S-VHS/NTSC/PAL/SECAM and 2.1 million colors RGB.
Prescolite*Moldcast San Leandro, Calif.-based Prescolite*Moldcast has introduced powder-coat metallic finishes to its Compass exit signs. The half-inch diecast aluminum canopy and sign enclosure are available in brushed brass, brushed aluminum, bronze and brushed copper, or in custom finishes. Like other Compass products, the signs come with NiCad batteries. The Continuous Verification Systems circuitry self-tests the battery, charger and transfer circuit at frequent intervals to assure readiness for emergency situations.
CSL Inc. Environmental Products Destin, Fla.-based CSL Inc. Environmental Products has expanded its Smokers' Outpost series of ashtrays to include Classico. The ashtray features a long, funnel-style neck that empties into a galvanized pail liner. Once a cigarette enters the pail liner, the lack of oxygen causes it to extinguish. The entire unit, constructed of fiber-reinforced concrete, weighs approximately 40 lbs. Classico is available in a natural granite finish. Custom finishes are also available.
Silent Witness Enterprises Ltd. The V100 video surveillance camera from Surrey, B.C.-based Silent Witness Enterprises Ltd. is both weather- and bullet-proof. The camera is enclosed in weather-sealed, marine-grade aluminum that can withstand shots fired from both a 9mm handgun and a 12-gauge shotgun. The V100 comes fully assembled and tested with a color or monochrome high-performance camera and with universal mounting hardware.
Share Corp. POWER SWIPES Graffiti Remover Towels from Milwaukee-based Share Corp. remove paint, ink and permanent marker marks from hard, non-porous surfaces. The solution used in the wipes is non-hazardous, non-toxic and odorless.
Federal Industries Belleville, Wis.-based Federal Industries offers a non-refrigerated, self-serve countertop bakery case. The case is designed to encourage impulse bakery sales with slanted tray holders that provide optimum product exposure, clear glass sides and hinged self-closing doors. The 32.25"-high cases are available in 17", 34" or 51" lengths. Side-by-side and back-to-back lineups are possible.
The Gem City Engineering Co. The Gem City Engineering Co., Dayton, Ohio, offers a total kiosk package that can be tailored to customers' needs. The company's total product development package includes concept work, prototype building,, engineering, integration and manufacturing and service. Options such as touch-screen monitors, speakers, thermal printers, card readers and marquees are available.