Monthly Archives: August 2010

Tachyon XC @ Oklahoma D-Day 2010 – Omaha Beach Scenario

Tachyon XC Helmet Cams in the middle of the intense action at the world’s largest paintball event; Oklahoma D-Day 2010 . This video focuses on the Omaha Beach Scenario, which had American forces landing on the beach and attempting to rush up the cliff to rout the entrenched German forces.  Well, this worked…in 1944.  But in 2010, the Germans held their ground.

The prototype Tachyon XC HD camera was used for the main filming, and Tachyon XC Micro and XC cameras, mounted on masks and helmets, were used to film the video that you can see in the smaller windows.

Tachyon would like to thank the organizers of D-Day 2010, as well as the thousands of players who made it such a successful event.

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Tachyon XC Micro Summer Giveaway!

Click for Details and to Enter Sweepstakes

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Win 2 Complete Tachyon XC Micro Helmet Camera Sets:

You and a friend will each receive:

  • 1 x Tachyon XC Micro Helmet Camera
  • 1 x 8GB, Transcend, Class6 MicroSDHC Memory Card
  • 4 x AAA Energizer Ultimate Lithium Batteries

Please tell your friends to enter. If they win, you could receive a free camera set!

No Strings attached:

All you have to do is enter. We are giving away two helmet camera sets hoping that you will tell your friends about us.

You don’t have to buy anything, we won’t share your information third parties, and we won’t email you unless you win. Winners are selected at random by an automated system. The winner’s name will be posted on our website. after the drawings.

Winner(s) outside of the USA will be responsible for local import duties, taxes, and fees.

Prize Eligibility
Only persons who are at least 18 years of age can enter.
Sweepstakes Starts
July 19, 2010 @ 12:40 am (PDT)
Sweepstakes Ends
August 31, 2010 @ 11:59 pm (PDT)

For more information, videos, and to purchase a Tachyon XC Micro, visit: www.tachyoninc.com.

About Tachyon, Inc:

Lewisville, TX based Tachyon™ Inc., is the premier innovator of durable, extreme helmet cameras. The Tachyon XC Micro’s ease-of-use, durability, recording time, image quality, and integrated waterproofing design make Tachyon the trusted and go-to helmet camera for people who engage in a wide-range of extreme activities. Tachyon, Inc. is an accredited member of the Better Business Bureau.

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PBLive.tv Interviews Tachyon at Oklahoma D-Day 2010

PBLive.tv grabbed an interview with Jeff Francis of Tachyon at our booth during Oklahoma D-Day 2010. The World’s Largest Paintball Event.

Watch Jeff show off the Tachyon XC Micro Helmet Camera.  The ideal helmet cam for shooting paintball action.

Great video quality, tough as hell, shockproof, waterproof & paintproof.

Check out our videos from the event in previous and future postings.

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SCUBA Diving Magazine Review of the Tachyon XC Micro Dive Cam

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Who better to give a review of our Tachyon XC Micro Dive Cam than SCUBA DIVING Magazine?


Read and Watch the Review

“The Tachyon XC Micro helmet cam is designed to capture any outdoor adventure. It weighs only four ounces, and shoots 30 frames per second of high-quality digital video, or can be set to time-lapse photography mode.

Waterproof to 100 feet, the Helmet Cam uses a 90-degree wide-angle lens with surprising clarity. And it couldn’t be easier to use.

ScubaLab has never had so much fun using a compact camera that’s simple to operate, shoots high quality video, and yet is so easy on the wallet.”

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Tachyon XC Helmet Cameras Storm Oklahoma D-Day 2010

When you think paintball. Think Tachyon XC. There is no better camera for capturing the paint-splattering action that a couple thousand players can get up to in a good historic scenario, such as the ones we filmet at Oklahoma D-Day 2010.

Tachyon was there and we shot a LOT of footage. And we would like to thank our Tachyon XC helmet cam users at the event for giving us a lot more. Their footage will be edited in with ours to make a series of great videos covering several days of battle in Oklahoma.

Check out our first video above, that covers the Bridges and Bangalores Scenarion from day 2 of the event.

Next up: Omaha Beach!

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