October 2009 Product Roundup
Church Chair Pulpit Seating
Church Chair's Pulpit Chair series have the plush comfort and unsurpassed quality that you have come to expect from Church Chair Industries. Each one of their elegant Pulpit Chairs feature handcrafted colonial styling in a solid oak frame and ornate handcrafted scrollwork creating a distinctive visual appearance. Their Pulpit Chairs are custom made in your choice of frame color and fabric. With more than 50 chair styles made in the USA, custom made in your choice of fabric and frame color, they can meet your every seating need.
In operation for three generations, the artists of Ascalon Studios create custom leaded stained glass windows, carved glass, mosaics, and sculptures for worship spaces and institutions throughout North America. Ascalon Studios utilizes age-old techniques and high-quality antique and semi-antique type glass in its projects, all of which are uniquely designed and implemented for the particular space. Designs are arrived at through a collaborative design process that strives to create true works of art that will become an integral part of the congregation's legacy for generations to come.
Chairtex's Infinity Collection
Chairtex's Infinity Collection features the company's exclusive 3.5-inch-thick seat with a rolled front edge and dual density opti-foam for maximum comfort. Options include bookracks, book and card pockets, ganging hooks, a large assortment of different frame finishes, and a variety of upholstery materials.
Vortek automated rigging solutions are a perfect fit for religious facilities that are looking to upgrade their praise and worship capabilities or construct a new building. Manufactured as a complete system, Vortek consists of compact, motorized hoists, with pre-engineered wire ways and easy-to-use stage-level controls. The flexible configurations allow for the system to be installed into almost any space. Fundamental to every Vortek hoist module is its patented load brake. The added protection of this fully mechanical, continuously applied brake reduces the risk of runaway line sets. The Vortek system offers creative theatrical motorized movements, simplicity, economical benefits, and easy installation.
Wenger Fixed Audience Seating
New Fixed Audience Seating from Wenger is available in three designs with finish options to fit a variety of décors and budgets. Each seat features handcrafted, ergonomic styling with thick cushions and lumbar support for long-lasting comfort. Seat bottoms, backs, and end panels are constructed of 11-ply pressed wood for durability. Premium-grade veneers, stains, and upholstery ensure years of good looks. Special lifting mechanism makes the seat bottom's automatic self-rise extremely quiet and fast.
Tectum III Acoustical Roof Deck
Environmentally friendly Tectum Acoustical Roof Decks and Wall and Ceiling Panels provide unmatched noise reduction in the challenging environments of worship facilities. The Tectum III Roof Deck panel is a composite of Tectum substrate, Dow Styrofoam brand XPS (extruded polystyrene) insulation and OSB (oriented strand board) sheathing with a slip-resistant surface. Tectum III Roof Deck is part of a roofing system that delivers up to an R-43.
AS 2100 Stage
Haulotte Group/BilJax, already a leading manufacturer in event and performance staging, has increased its offering of staging products. The newest addition to the Multi-Stage family, the AS 2100, is the new lightweight aluminum staging of the 21st century. This new event staging allows for quicker assembly and versatility with two person set-up. The quick snap-in legs and guardrails make assembly simpler as there is less hassle with loose pins and bolts. The panelized guardrail system is able to be installed by one person. The AS2100 also comes with the choice of three different platform surfaces to fit various applications and event needs.
Sound-Craft Systems has added a Bow Front Style lectern to their product offering. The new contemporary bow front lectern makes a striking visual impact that cannot be ignored. Finely finished hardwood veneer curves uninterrupted around the lectern's exterior for a graceful, flowing look. With 11 available standard veneer finishes as well custom finishing, matching or accenting existing décor presents no problems. An oversize work surface offers room to spare for a monitor, laptop, and presentation materials. Four built-in casters allow for easy positioning.
Krinklglas is the stained glass alternative for any church budget. Krinklglas is an economical alternative to stained glass that is as durable as it is beautiful. These Fiberglass Reinforced Plastic (FRP) Panels are virtually indestructible, impervious to the elements and will not deform under heat nor crack in extreme cold conditions. Easy to clean, graffiti and paint are easily removed with common cleaners or solvents. Their staff can create custom artwork, duplicate your existing design, and match any color. Your imagination alone determines their limitations.
StageRight products are designed to make your performers and events look and sound better. StageRight provides superbly engineered, versatile, durable Risers, Music Shells and Portable Staging to enhance your music programs. Their designs incorporate ease-of-use with flexibility and are constructed with sturdy, last-a-lifetime materials. Their Z-System can be configured as seating risers, choral risers, band risers, show-choir risers, theater stages, and speaker platforms – all using the same decks and Z-Supports.