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I remember us playing K-State 4 years ago and the whole scoreboard and video system went out for a good amount of time. We have had nothing but trouble with the video board and sound system. It was brand new in 2002 and now it is completely junk. Great buy BVD
That's because the power in at least half the stadium went out for about 5-10 seconds. And it takes awhile for the big electronics to restart -- much slower than just flipping a light switch.
Realized that... I think my main point is that we have had several problems with it. I know it's happened a few times. Also the video quality is bad from time to time. If you have ever tried to tape the pregame video or something off the replay board you will notice it.
Also.. the sound was turned way down it seemed, but it actually sounded better.
Just seems like we spent a bunch of money on it at the time and it's not holding up well.
I think we would need about 10 Million to match Minny's sound and Audio.
Quick facts about their stadium
The sound system at TCF Bank Stadium includes 799 speakers with an approximate maximum wattage of 329,400 watts.
TCF Bank Stadium has 350 LCD televisions
TCF Bank Stadium has 10 network television camera positions and seating for 165 members of the media.
The main high definition video measures approximately 48 feet high by 108 feet wide and boasts Daktronics HD-16 technology.
The main high definition video board is the third largest in all of college athletics in terms of square footage. Only Texas and Mississippi State have larger boards.
The main video board screen is made up of more than four million LED lights that if placed end to end would extend for 47.5 miles.
The Videoboard in the East End Zone is the third-largest videoboard in all of college football. It was designed and built by Daktronics; the videoboard is 48 feet high by 108 feet wide (comparable to the size of the basketball court in Williams Arena) and includes Daktronics HD-16 light-emitting diode (LED) video display technology.
Make sure you don't call the charge. But make sure you call the foul on the scrum....
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