We have New Zealand's most extensive range of rental equipment and packages for sound recording on location for film or television, oral history, focus group meetings, radio and music. We rent audio recorders, radio microphones, shotgun microphones, headphones and associated equipment. We have a small portable sound system and a large megaphone. We supply throughout New Zealand and overseas.
Our rentals catalogue is extensive and is always expanding.
|Audio for Big Screens/HD Sound Devices 788T, CL-9 mixer interface, timecode slate, shotgun microphone, 2 x radio mics, boom, cables, headphones. Additional equipment @ 70% off list rate. For digital e.g. RED and film shoots|| $350.00|
|Audio for Small Screens 4/5-channel stereo ENG mixer, camera cable, short shotgun microphone, boom, cable, headphones. Add radio mics and a Lectrosonics SR camera link for 70% of list rate. For shoots where audio is recorded on camera|| $190.00|
|Audio for Interviews Fostex FR-2LE recorder, 2 x Sanken COS11BP lavalier mics or 2 x Sanken CUB01 cardioid boundary microphones, headphones. For oral history, focus groups.|| $105.00|
|Audio for Openers 2-channel stereo ENG mixer, camera cable, 1 x microphone, boom, cable and headphones. Add $15 per day for 3-channel mixer. For basic audio recording to camera.|| $125.00|
|Audio for DSLR Beachtek DSLR adapter, 1 x microphone, boom, cable and headphones.|| $80.00|
|Lectrosonics Venue system up to 6 digital hybrid receivers in 1U rack, 6 x LM transmitters, 6 x VRM receivers and Venue master module. Includes antennae and lavalier mics, Headset microphones add $10.00 per channel. For concerts, school productions, broadcast studios.|| $600.00|
|Lectrosonics SM/411 kit digital hybrid SM miniature transmitter and UCR411 receiver for high end production.|| $115.00|
|Lectrosonics 401 kit digital hybrid series, UM400 transmitter, UCR401 diversity receiver, for television drama or features|| $110.00|
|Lectrosonics SMQV / SR dual channel receiver kit for camera link, digital hybrid with 2x SMQV transmitters|| $180.00|
|Lectrosonics SR/UM400 dual channel wireless kit for camera link, SR dual channel digital hybrid receiver with 2x UM400 transmitters|| $160.00|
|Lectrosonics SR/LM dual channel wireless kit for 2-channel camera link, SR digital hybrid receiver with 2x LM transmitters.|| $130.00|
|Lectrosonics SR dual channel receiver receiver only for camera link, digital hybrid|| $80.00|
|Lectrosonics HM plug-on transmitter transmitter only, provides phantom, needs compatible receiver (block 24 or block 25)|| $65.00|
|Lectrosonics UH400C plug-on transmitter only, block 24, needs compatible receiver|| $60.00|
|Lectrosonics HM / UCR411 plug-on transmitter with receiver|| $115.00|
|Lectrosonics UH400 / UCR411 plug-on transmitter with receiver.|| $110.00|
|Lectrosonics UT400/411 UT400 handheld mic with omni capsule and UCR411 receiver|| $120.00|
|Lectrosonics UM200/201 UM200 transmitter with UCR201 diversity receiver, frequency agile.|| $90.00|
|Lectrosonics 100 series radio mic system with TRAM TR50 lapel mic, frequency agile, for DV|| $65.00|
|Sennheiser Evolution 100 G2 radio mic system G2 radio mic system with ME2 lapel microphone, entry level|| $55.00|
|Sennheiser Evolution 100 G2 handheld system G2 radio mic system with handheld microphone. Bodypack or mains powered receiver|| $60.00|
|Lectrosonics 195D series UHF diversity|| $85.00|
|Lectrosonics 195 series UHF non-diversity|| $75.00|
|Lectrosonics UM250B/UCR205D system UM250B high-powered transmitter with UCR205D diversity receiver, frequency agile|| $125.00|
|Sound Devices 788T portable 12-track/8 input hard disk and CF card recorder.|| $130.00|
|CL8 or CL-9 mixer interfaces for 788T|| $40.00|
|CL-WiFi links iPhone or iPad to 788T recorder|| $15.00|
|Sound Devices 788T/Denecke slate Sound Devices 788T recorder with Denecke timecode slate kit complete|| $180.00|
|Nagra LB 2-track CF card recorder with Bluetooth and ethernet|| $100.00|
|Fostex FR-2LE CompactFlash recorder CompactFlash recorder with 4Gb CompactFlash card|| $70.00|
|Nagra ARES MII handheld recorder handheld recorder with microphone and cable to plug in external mics. 2Gb onboard memory|| $65.00|
|Zoom H4n SD recorder entry level 2/4 track|| $60.00|
|HHB FlashMic recorder/microphone all in one|| $55.00|
|Fostex D25 Studio DAT recorder|| $65.00|
|Nagra 4.2 ¼” reel-to-reel tape recorder (yes, we have one that works!)|| $40.00|
|Sound Devices PIX240 video/audio recorder kit with 1x 256Gb SSD|| $250.00|
|Lectrosonics IFB, T1, LM or T2 transmitter transmitter for radio link for on-set headphone link feeds to director, continuity|| $30.00|
|Lectrosonics R1A with headphones for on-set feeds to director, continuity, boom|| $30.00|
|Sonosax SX-ES64 6-channel into 4 mixer, 3 band EQ, with digital outputs|| $150.00|
|Sound Devices 552 5-channel mixer with 2-track on-board recorder to SD memory card|| $90.00|
|Sound Devices 302 3-channel mixer|| $75.00|
|Sound Devices Mix Pre-D 2 channel mixer for use with DSLR etc|| $60.00|
|Wendt X5 5-channel stereo mixer|| $80.00|
|Wendt X3 3-channel stereo mixer|| $70.00|
|Wendt X2 2-channel stereo mixer|| $55.00|
|Lectrosonics AM8 8-channel automatic mixer|| $80.00|
|All shotgun and stereo shotgun microphones come with a full Rycote assembly which includes a pistolgrip and suspension, windshield, hi-wind cover and windjammer, unless otherwise specified.|
|Sennheiser MKH60 short shotgun microphone|| $55.00|
|Sanken CS3e (supercardioid shotgun)|| $55.00|
|Sanken CS-1 (short shotgun)|| $50.00|
|AKGC460B with CK69 (short/long shotgun) capsule|| $55.00|
|AKGC460B with CK63 (hypercardioid) capsule (no windshield)|| $40.00|
|Sennheiser K6 kit with ME66, ME65 capsules with Rycote softies|| $55.00|
|Sennheiser K3U with ME40 (cardioid) / ME80 (short shotgun) capsules for handheld or camera-mounted use|| $35.00|
|Sanken CSS5 stereo shotgun in full Rycote windshield|| $65.00|
|Fostex MC11S X-Y stereo mic X-Y stereo microphone|| $25.00|
|Sanken COS-11 lapel microphone, wired for Lectrosonics transmitter|| $20.00|
|Sanken COS-11BP battery and/or phantom powered lapel microphone|| $25.00|
|Sanken CUB-01 boundary microphone (requires phantom power)|| $25.00|
|Countryman B6 miniature omni lapel mic|| $25.00|
|Countryman E6 discreet omni headset|| $40.00|
|TRAM TR50 industry workhorse lapel, works OK under clothing|| $20.00|
|AKG C1000s handheld cardioid or hypercardioid condenser microphone|| $20.00|
|LSC Hydrophone dynamic underwater microphone with attached 20m cable|| $50.00|
|Shure SM58 handheld cardioid dynamic microphone|| $20.00|
|Shure SM63L handheld omnidirectional dynamic microphone black or silver|| $20.00|
|Sennheiser K3U with MKE-2 lapel microphone|| $25.00|
|AKG D202ES handheld cardioid dynamic microphone|| $20.00|
|TL Audio Ivory 5000 valve condenser mic and preamp, polar pattern configurable.|| $40.00|
|Denecke Timecode Slate with frequency agile UHF transmitter and receiver|| $65.00|
|Katamount Scriptlinc timecode transmitter and clipboard|| $40.00|
|Denecke GR1 Master Clock Time Code Reader/Generator. Battery powered backlit display|| $55.00|
|Denecke SB Timecode Generator kit SB2 or SB3|| $25.00|
|ADAM Audio A7X active professional monitor speakers, pair|| $60.00|
|HHB Classic60 dual valve compressor|| $50.00|
|HHB Classic70 dual parametric valve equaliser|| $50.00|
|HHB Classic80 dual pentode valve preamp|| $50.00|
|FBT Amico 1000 playback system 900w RMS portable sound system with in-built 15 channel mixer, satellite speakers and subwoofer|| $175.00|
|Focus 500 playback system Battery or mains power, speaker on stand, CD player, 1 x handheld and 1 x radio-mic|| $55.00|
|Lubell 3400 underwater playback speaker system, by arrangement|| $150.00|
|Beachtek DXA-4 XLR adapter for video cameras with minijack input|| $15.00|
|Beachtek DXA-5D or DXA-SLR XLR adaptor for DSLR cameras|| $20.00|
|Ravencourt Betaboxes (with 3 cables) for mixer-to-camera input|| $15.00|
|Denecke PS1 P48 phantom power supply|| $10.00|
|Denecke PST T power supply|| $10.00|
|Panamic or K-tek booms varying lengths|| $15.00|
|Sennheiser HD25 or HD25SP headphones|| $10.00|
|XLR3M-XLR3F mic cables in 0.5m, 1m, 2m, 3m, 4m, 5m, 6m lengths|| $5.00 ea|
|XLR3M-XLR3F mic cables in 10m, 15m, 20m lengths|| $10.00 ea|
|JK Broadcast Host interfaces with analogue phone system for recording both sender and receiver separately|| $60.00|
|JK Quicktap simple phone tap|| $50.00|
|Rolls microphone splitter / combiner combines or splits 3 microphones in/outputs into 1|| $10.00|
|PWS Helical antenna super directional for extra wireless range|| $55.00|
Terms and conditions
NOTE: Equipment is charged for time out, not time used.
1. Customer is responsible for checking suitability of equipment.
2. Sound Techniques accepts no responsibility for loss or damage arising from hire.
3. Equipment to be insured for loss or damage at replacement value for hire outside New Zealand by hirer. For hires within New Zealand insurance for loss or damage is included in the hire charges. Excess for any claim for loss or damage under Sound Techniques' cover is $750.00 excluding GST.
4. In the event of loss or damage of equipment the hireage will apply until such loss or damage is made good.
5. This agreement is personal to the customer and may not be assigned, transferred or disposed of to any other party.
6. Any faults, loss or damage must be reported to Sound Techniques immediately.
7. Customer guarantees Sound Techniques access to hired equipment.
8. Sound Techniques may terminate the agreement in the event of danger or damage to the equipment, non-payment or insolvency of customer.
9. Minimum hire is $55.00 including insurance, GST exclusive.
10. Prices may change without notice and are GST exclusive.
11. Payment is due when the hire commences and is to be paid upon return of the equipment.
12. Hire period commences when the equipment is collected or dispatched for delivery and continues until the equipment is returned.
13. Claims arising from invoices must be made within 5 working days of invoice.
14. All overdue invoices bear interest at 20% per annum (or maximum allowed by law) on unpaid balance. There is also a $30 returned payment fee for any declined cheques/automatic withdrawals.
15. In the event of default of payment when due, all costs of collection, including legal fees and court costs, shall be paid by the customer.
16. Commencement of the hire confirms acceptance of the above terms and conditions