Since 1980 BCD Associates, Inc. has manufactured video control and time code systems. In 2008 we shook up the industry with our rack mount, industrial, RS-232 Controlled DVD-1150 DVD recorder. In 2015 BCD introduced the remarkably versatile High Definition BCD HDi-250 HD Recorder. Now popular with both Military and City Government as a utility recorder. We invite you to explore our site and look around. Please fill out our Contact Form or call us at 800-223-6734 to find out more.
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Buttons & Panels
|It's easy for us to say "Just connect your own buttons, put them in a panel..." but not everyone wants to or can do that. Let us offer some help with your installation.|
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PushbuttonsIllumniated if you like. Our favorites have black surrounds, clear plastic top, with a transluscent insert that we can provide in colors.
Electrically, our buttons are just like any other. Momentary contact, Normally Open, Single Pole, Single Throw. Physically they're tough, arcade-style buttons able to take a beating by thousands of fingers.
Some buttons are all solid-color plastic. The solid colored buttons are primary: red, blue, white, yellow, and green.
The Triangles, Squares, Small Round and Medium Round have clear plastic over a white piece. Frequently we'll just use colored paper or ink-jet white letters on a colored background to put under the clear plastic.
HDi Firmware Version v2.8 will soon be been posted in the "Downloads" section. v2.7 Final is available now. Very stable & reliable.
The HDi series is relatively new, so there aren't many comments, but we're generally pleased with what we've received.
The church's AV Coordinator had a problem: The church had spent thousands of dollars on new 1080 cameras and projectors. Fantastic pictures! But some members were shut-ins who relied on DVDs of each service. The HDi-250 offered both: HD and DVD recording. Problem solved.
Solid State Video Players
Even though our main business is recorders, we've been helping with exhibits so long that we just had to keep offerring help. Solid State Video Players are perfect for interactive pushbutton video exhibits... DVD quality(SD) or HD !
They run forever, require no maintenance, easy to update. Several models including networked for remote update.