If you’ve never been in a video studio, you wouldn’t realize that you can’t be running anything that makes loud noises — including air conditioning or fans — because microphones are super sensitive and pick up an incredible amount of sound. You also wouldn’t know that certain filming setups include lots of lighting; and sometimes the lights used produce quite a bit of heat. It’s a recipe for cooking actors, producers, film crew, etc.
The DailyTekk video studio gets really, really hot in the summer under certain filming conditions. That made it the perfect environment to test out the Culer AC100 space cooler (buy on Amazon for free shipping). Now it’s not in the name, but we think this product should be renamed to include the word personal because that’s exactly what it is, in reality: a personal space cooler (as opposed to a cooler than can cool an entire space). In fact, a representative from the company told me they were considering such a change.
But a personal space cooler is ideal for many people in many situations. Until I ran into the Culer AC100 I’d never even heard of a personal space cooler, although I was very familiar with personal space heaters. Apparently it’s easier to produce heat than cool for such a situation.
So what is the AC100? It’s ...