Taiden Chinese manufactuer of PA, conferencing and security audio and viceo systems. Distribution: In Lithuania by Muzikos Ekspresas, in Malaysia by Acoustic & Lighting System and in Turkey by Ertekin Electronic Homepage:http://www.taiden.com . Taiden Industrial Co. Ltd., 6/F, Block B, Future Plaza, 6060 Qiaoxiang Rd, Nanshan District, Shenzhen 518053, China. Tel: +86 755 86621810, +86 755 86621811 and +86 755 86621812. Fax: +86 755 86621813. E-Mail: mkt ,at, taiden.com
Taky Electronics Taiwanese manufacturer of microphones, microphone systems and professional earphones and headphones, all sold under the JTS brand. Distribution: In India by GM Audiotechnics, in Italy by FBT and in Malaysia by Acoustic & Lighting System Homepage:http://www.jts.com.tw . Taky Electronics Co. Ltd., No.148, 9th Industrial Road, TaLi Industrial Park, Taiwan. Tel: +886 (0)4 493 8803. Fax: +886 (0)4 491 4890. E-Mail: jts &at& jts.com.tw
TC Electronic Danish company that manufactures signal processors, both in the form of units inteneded for professional usage in the form of rack units and in the form of guitar pedals, in addition the company makes audio interfaces for computers, audio plugin software for PC's, Mac's and iPod's/phones and utility products for the pro-audio and guitar markets. Some signal precessing equipment sold under the TC Helicon brandname. TC Electronic was originally founded in 1976 as a manufacturer of guitar pedals, is now a part of the TC Group. Distribution: Worldwide distribution by TC Group. Local distribution in Mexico by Distribuidora Gonher Homepage:http://www.tcelectronic.com -- TC-Helicon. TC Electronic A/S, Sindalsvej 34, DK-8240 Risskov, Denmark. E-Mail: info _at_ tcelectronic.com
Thermablock USA based manufacturer of polyutherane based building blocks, due to their inherent soundproofing qualities they are often used by home cinema installers etc. Distribution: In Greece by Acoustic Design Homepage:http://thermoblock.com . Thermablock, 24820 North 16th Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85085, USA. Tel: +1 602 278 0525. Fax: +1 602 278 0526. E-Mail: in info /at/ thermoblock.com
The Sound Guy, Inc. USA based software company run by veteran audio coder Earl Vickers that makes sound processing software available for MS Windows and MacOSX in VST, RTAS and Audio Units formats. Amongst other products they continued the development of SFX Machine that used to be sold by Berkley Integrated Audio Software (BIAS). Homepage:http://www.sfxmachine.com. The Sound Guy Inc., 14941 McVay Ave., San Jose, California 95127, USA. Tel: +1 408 649 6282. E-Mail: support 'at' sfxmachine.com.
Tianqin Technology Chinese manufacturer pro and semi-pro audio products such as mixers, amps and microphones etc., usually sells them under the Restmoment brand. Homepage:http://www.restmoment.com. Tianqin Technology, No.81 Xinping North Rd, Enping City, Guangdong Province, China. Phone: +0750 7733566. Fax: +0750 7720066. Email: restmoment at restmoment.com
UK based manufacturer of recording parapernalia such as signal processors and mixers, named after owner Tony Larking, owner of the long running Larking pro-audio sales outfit. Note that the company now also owns the Fatman brand that makes valve based docks and loudspeakers, the fatman products have a different distribution channel from the rest of the TL range, also the TLA history note on the Fatman brand is incorrect, there were Fatman branded Chinese sourced amps available in 2005 or late 2004. Distribution: In Bulgaria by Nat Ltd., while Fatman products are handled in Australia by Maxmedia, in France by DEA International, in Poland by Rafko and in Switzerland by Audio iN Homepage:http://www.tlaudio.co.uk -- Fatman homepage. TL Audio Limited, 2 Iceni Court, Icknield Way, Letchworth, Herts SG6 1TN, UK. Tel: +44 (0)1462 492090. Fax: +44(0)1462 492097. E-Mail: info at tlaudio.co.uk
TOA Corporation Long running Japanese manufacturer of sound reinforcement products and similar equipment for both the professional and semi-professional markets. Originally founded in 1934 and incorperated in 1949. Homepage:http://www.toa.jp. - TOA Electronics (USA) - TOA UK. Distributed in Hong Kong by Elephant Holdings and in Romania by Avitech. TOA Corp., 7-2-1, Minatojima-Nakamachi, Cho-ku, Kobe 650-0046, Japan. Tel: +(078) 303 5620. Fax: +(078) 303 4634.
Toft Audio Designs (mixers etc.) See --> AMH Sales
Tonelux (Mixers & signal processors) See --> AMH Sales
Tonstudio Pauly German company that runs a recording studio and makes high end microphone pop-filters/screens, usually sold as Pauly or Pauly Ton, company run by Hilmar Pauly. Note their homepage was underdeveloped when this was written. Distribution: In the USA by Transaudio Homepage:http://paulyton.de . Tonstudio Pauly, Grünberger Str. 113, 35394 Gießen, Hessen, Germany. Tel: +49 (0)64146580. Fax: +49 (0)6419483933. E-Mail: info [at] paulyton.de
Tony Lee (Pro-audio amps & PA speakers) See --> JCLeon
Topsound Korean manufacturer of professional audio, has been branching into the manufacture consumer A/V recently with the introduction of DVD players etc. Homepage:http://topsound.com. Phone: +82 2 6000 6050. Fax: +82 2 6000 6053. Email: sales at topsound.com
Slovakian company that manufactures microphones under the Flea brand, the company specialises in making exact copies of vintage valve based German and Austrian microphones. Interestingly enough in addition to making full mics the company sells capsules and a kits of hardware parts if you are interested in repairs or some mic DIY. Homepage:http://www.flea-microphones.com. TPEQ s.r.o., Stefanikova 166/14, Povazska Bystrica 017 01, Slovakia. E-Mail: sales ]at[ flea-microphones.com.
Transtel-Sabima Belgian manufacturer of pro audio gear sold under the Rodec brand, primarily DJ and club oriented products also acts as a local distributor for a number of companys (See: Transtel-Sabima). Originally founded in the early 70's as Sabima but took over the Transtel company in 1975, but that was a distributor that specialised in handling British audio. Homepage:http://www.transtel-sabima.be. - Rodec homepage Transtel-Sabima B.V.B.A.,Duboisstraat 50, B-2060 Antwerpen, Belgium. Phone: +32 (0)3 237 36 07. Fax: +32 (0)3 216 97 62. Email: info at transtel-sabima.be.
Mexican company that manufactures home and professional loudspeakers & studio monitors under the Acustilab brand and acoustic panels & power amplifiers under the Trident name. The company bought the remaining stocks and Trident brandname from Discrete Technology Ltd. in 1999 and for a few years made and serviced mixers under the trident name as well. Homepage:http://www.tridentaudio.com. Trident Audio S.A., Modesto Arreola # 909, Monterrey, NL 64000, Mexico. Tel: +52 818 400 88 60. Fax: +52 818 400 88 40..
Unika Electronic Co. Taiwanese manufacturer of professional audio products like signal processors and PA speakers and amplifiers but also musician oriented amplification like gutar amps etc., primarily active as an OEM/ODM but also sells products under its own name. In addition the company handles the Taiwanese distribution of AT Professional, B&C Speakers and Société des Composants Record (SCR). Homepage:http://www.unika.com.tw. Unika Electronic Co., Ltd., 6F, No.168, Xinhu 2nd Rd, Neihu District, Taipei City 114, Taiwan. Tel: +886 2 2793 3017. Fax: +886 2 2792 8264. E-Mail: unika [at] unika.com.tw.
UniTec Products Corporation Inc. USA based company that manufactures casing, trunks and racks for the pro-audio, pro-video, DJ, lighting and musical instruments markets in addition to manufacturing loudspeaker enclosures for PA, car audio and home hi-fi/theatre applications. The MI cases from the company used to be branded Road Tuff but I gather they are phasing that brand out. Unitec is also an OEM provider of both casing and speaker enclosures. Distribution: Non-Exclusive distribution of musical instrument cases in the USA by David Wexler & Co. Homepage:http://www.unitecproducts.com . UniTec Products Corporation Inc., 1300 Market Ave N, Canton, Ohio 44714, USA. Tel: 800 782 3296 (USA and Canada only). Fax +1 330 456 9403.
Universal Audio USA based manufacturer of signal processors and PC based DSP platforms, better known under the initials UAD. Distribution: In Australia by Central Musical Instruments, in China, Hong Kong and Macau by Digital Media Technology Co., in Croatia by Provox, in Hungary by Absolute Bt., in Iceland by Pfaff, in Indonesia by Melodia Musik, in Japan by Hook Up Inc., in Lebanon by Ragtime Technology Group, in South Africa by Tuerk Musical Technologies and in South Korea by Best Leading Solutions Homepage:http://www.uaudio.com . Universal Audio Inc., 1700 Green Hills Rd., Scotts Valley, CA 95066-4926, USA. Tel: +1 831 440 2449 (sales) or +1 831 440 1176 (support). Fax: +1 831 461 1550. E-Mail: info )at( uaudio.com