+44 (0)161 205 0511

About us

Based in Greater Manchester fac365 provide and support the rental of Professional Audio, RF and Comms equipment across a spectrum of the entertainment industry: including Broadcast TV, Sport and Live Music.

From a small hire to full support we are on hand to help with your next rental or project.

Contact the team on +44 (0)161 205 0511 or email [email protected]

What we do


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Bespoke packages:

fac365 specialises in providing bespoke turnkey audio/RF/comms packages, our project managers work closely with clients to make sure our packages meet all the event requirements and budgets along with ensuring they are easy to transport, rig and install.

Wet Hire:

As above with Bespoke packages along with equipment rental, we can supply specialist crews for rigging, installs and operational crew.

Dry Hire: 

All of our rental stock can be supplied on a dry hire basis, you will find a stockist of our equipment on our website Click Here

We are always happy to chat through your dry hire requirements call us on 0161 205 0511.

Fly Pack:

Let’s start with Broadcast.

We offer full Calrec / Wisycom flight cased systems including enough I/O and RF distribution to get you around a golf course, racetrack or stadium.

All our systems are bespoke and built around your job requirements whether you’re working out of the back of an OB truck/van or rigging in an empty studio

Touring Artists.

From playback rigs to FOH/Monitor packages We know the aim is to get quality reliable kit packaged in the most efficient way to keep the weight down and Tour Managers happy.

Having a CNC machine on-site allows us to bespoke make Sleeves and foam out peli cases to carry them.


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EX Rental:

In an era where manufacturers can’t always keep up with demand and we are all looking for that specialist bit of kit to complete job requirements.

If we have something in our rental stock that you would prefer to buy rather than rent, please call us for a quote on 0161 205 0511.


New Stock:

fac365 is a proud partner/dealer of Optocore for all your Rental and Sales requirements.

Please click here for our list of Optocore products on the shelf.

For the full range of Optocore products click here

Do you have equipment to sell? why not see if we can help?

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Why choose us

At fac365 we have over 40 years of working in the audio industry and love working with our customers and clients.  Every job is different but we treat every customer with the same level of service whether you need to hire a microphone, a complete system or need our technical advice we are on hand 24/7.

Would you like to try out some of our kit? Why not contact us to arrange a visit to our warehouse and spend time in our demo area.

We love to talk all things audio, give us a call today

+44 (0)161 205 0511 or email [email protected]

Our clients

We work with major broadcasters, studios and clients from all around the world and we would like to work with you.

Our clients include:

dock10 Studios  |  BBC  |  ITV  |  EMG  |  NEP  |  Gravitymedia  |  Telegenic  |  Versa StudiosTimeline Television  |  Maidstone Studios  |  CBeebies  |  CBBC  |  Citv  |  YouTube  |  The Sharp ProjectSpace StudiosGoogle  |  Hayfisher


We are proud to work closely with and supply a number of major manufacturers in the sound industry.

Manufacturers include Calrec Audio as a rental partner and Optocore for any sales and rental requirements.

Manufacturers we work with include:

Calrec  |  Optocore Sennheiser  |  DPA  |  Sony  |  Riedel  |  Shure  |  Wisycom  |  Phonak  |  Digico Cedar  |  Yamaha  |  RME  |  DirectOut  |  BroaManGenelec  |  Fostex d&b audiotechnik   |  Sonifex  Audio-Technica  |  Waves  |  JoeCo  |  AKG  |  Fiberco  |  Motorola  |  Radial  |  Neutrik


fac365 Unit 5, Quest Park, Moss Hall Road, Bury, BL9 7JZ

Call Us

+44 (0)161 205 0511