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 late 2015 BCD introduced the remarkably versatile High Definition, High Resolution 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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BCD DVD-1150 - Direct to DVD
Industrial DVD Recorder - Digital Video Recorder/DVR - 1U Rack Mount. Records directly to +RW DVD Discs. Standard RS-232 Serial Control. Available with Network LAN Control.
HDi-Auto Format Detect
The HDi High Resolution Video Recorder automatically detects the video format on all inputs during power up. Auto-Detect of the video format is also present as a menu selection for HDMI, Component, and Composite. The preferred input format can be save as a system default.
HDi-New Security Features
Now you can control access to the HDi High Definition Recorder with PINs for both Supervisor and Operator. Operator PIN enables or disables all the front panel buttons, Telnet and Serial Remotes remain operational. Supervisor PIN controls what functions are available to the Operator.
The "Help Video" for the BCD HDi-250 High Definition Video Recorder is buit-in to every unit.
Press the "Menu" button, then Left Arrow once, followed by the "Enter" button.
The video is SD (Standard Definition) so it plays through all the outputs: Composite, Component, and HDMI.
Here it is:
For questions please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call +1-405-800-223-6734 (800-BCD-MPEG).
HDi Firmware Version v2.8-rc4 is been posted in the "Downloads" section.
Steamilined internal code for stability and ease of enhancement,
The HDi series is relatively new, so there aren't many comments, but we're generally pleased with what we've received.
HDi has Complete Security!
Avoid data breaches for sensitive videos. The HDi-250 is available with:
Copy files to the reliable, easy to use slot-in DVD drive, make DVD-Video discs with either Text Menus or Animated Video Icons.
The standard removable 500GB drive is formatted NTFS for use by Windows®; machines.
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.