New Products September 2007

New Products September 2007
  • Litepanels introduced the 1x1 4-Lite Complete Kit. Available in daylight flood or spot and tungsten flood versions, this powerful package offers the benefits of four of the company's ultra-slim 1x1 LED lighting units. The new Complete Kit provides four separate Litepanels 1x1 fixtures with detachable mounting yoke, each with its own AC adapter/power supply, power cable, tripod stand, and set of color/diffusion gel filters and packed in a compact, lightweight carrying case. Users have the option of adding the LP-2x2 frame assembly for larger lighting configurations, LP-2x2 power supply/wiring harness, Litepanels new Remote Dimmer Kit and DMX Interface Module.

Hardigg Storm Case iM3075

Hardigg's new Storm Case, the iM3075, protects sensitive equipment from mechanical shock, vibration, severe impact, water, dust, and other hazards of worldwide transportation. Made from Hardigg's patented HPX high performance resin, the iM3075 is lightweight, air- and watertight and guaranteed for life. Its generous interior dimensions - 29.8 x 20.8 x 17.8 inches, including a four inch lid and custom foam inserts ensure that delicate electronic and other equipment arrives safely. Like all Storm Cases, the iM3075 features Hardigg's Press & Pull latches for secure closure and easy opening. Molded-in hasps for external locks provide another level of security, while cushioned handles and in-line wheels ease carrying.

Staging Concepts Portable Stage

Staging Concepts has designed and manufactured the EZ Stage, a new mobile, durable, compact stage that can be folded up and rolled into storage on its wheels by just one person. When folded, the portable EZ Stage can be tucked away into a minimal storage space and retrieved and set up at a moments notice without any tools. The platform can be easily unfolded from storage position to stage configuration because of a series of linkages that are designed to transfer each half of the stage from casters to steel legs in two fluid movements.

Analog Way Easy Fade & Easy Cut

Analog Way's Easy Fade and Easy Cut, two new high resolution video scalers and audio video switchers were developed to offer high quality image processing. They both combine the functions of a high-resolution video scaler with an audio video switcher. Three computer inputs are provided for direct display of presentations or Internet applications. They allow audio stereo switching. They are fitted with user-friendly functionalities and powerful effects: cut, fade, title (between computer and video sources) for the Easy Fade; cut and smooth switching for the Easy Cut.

FogScreen One Projection Screen

FogScreen released the FogScreen One projection screen. The device now allows a deeper breadth of creativity wherever there is a desire to attract a crowd and visually capture interest. The one-meter-wide screen is seamlessly linkable with additional FogScreen One projection units. The result is a screen of dry fog that is customizable to any size for any venue - with no gaps between the adjoining screens. There is no limit to how many One units can be linked together. The larger setups are ideal for live stage events and where larger effects are desired. The smaller setup is ideal for more intimate settings.

Paso ProCast50

New from PASO is the recently introduced ProCast50, a highly versatile portable sound system ideally suited for multimedia sound applications, sound reinforcement and entertainment. The numerous options such as a CD player with pitch control, an MP3 recorder/player with a compact flash memory slot and USB port and up to two 16 channel frequency agile UHF wireless systems, allow the user to tailor a system for the individual requirement with maximum performance, intelligent flexibility and cost effectiveness.

Lightronics Show*Pro Series Moving Light Consoles

Lightronics' new line of moving light consoles, the Show*Pro Series, includes three moving light consoles. The SM-280 features 280 DMX channels, 14 banks of 22 programmable scenes each, 14 special scenes, 14 chases, LCD display, blackout master, multiple chase & synchronization option, fade time, and speed time control. The SM-240 features 240 DMX channels, 30 banks of up to eight scenes each, six chases, eight channel sliders, double turning wheels for instant pan & tilt, and button option for fog machine and flash light. The SM-192 features; 192 DMX channels, 12 scanner buttons, 30 banks with memory space up to eight scenes each, six chases, eight channel sliders, four run modes, and MIDI.

Look Solutions Tiny Fogger 2007

Look Solutions debuted the Tiny-Fogger 2007. Made in Germany and known as the TINY F07, it is the modified successor of the battery-operated, programmable Tiny-Fogger. Its palm-sized dimensions enable it to be easily incorporated into costumes, props and scenery for use in special effects applications, theater, mega-musicals and movies. The design of the TINY F07 and some of its components differ from the Tiny-Fogger. The new product features a higher-quality pump and more rugged vaporizer. The PCB is now sealed in an enclosure so fog can't back up into the machine potentially causing a malfunction.

Elation EWDMX System

Elation has brought DMX control into the wireless realm with the introduction of the EWDMX system. Consisting of a transmitter and one or more receivers, the wireless DMX control system eliminates the need for DMX cables at a range of up to 3,000 feet. The EWDMXT wireless transmitter connects to a DMX-512 controller via 3-pin or 5-pin XLR plugs. The transmitter sends all DMX data from the controller to the EWDMXR wireless receiver, which can be linked via XLR directly into the first light fixture in the DMX daisy chain.

FaitalPRO 500 Series

FaitalPRO's four new woofers and mid-woofers, with neodymium motor structures, 10, 12, 15, and 18 inch sizes, destined to cover several areas and needs of the professional sound reinforcement market. This new range of products, Five Hundred series is born for applications in less extreme electric parameters enclosures which are therefore suitable for a wider range of professional applications. Series Five Hundred, are designed for professional sound reinforcement applications, high-end prosumer and even in surround multi channel applications, up to 500 W nominal power range.

Extron Fiber Optic Matrix Switcher

Extron Electronics introduced the Fiber Matrix 6400, a high performance, modular fiber optic matrix switcher for complete, end-to-end digital AV signal transmission and routing over fiber optic cable. It is expandable in sizes from 8x8 up to 64x64, and supports up to 4.25 Gbps digital switching. Equipped with features common to Extron matrix switchers, together with hot-swappable I/O boards, real-time system monitoring, and redundant, hot-swappable power supplies, the Fiber Matrix 6400 delivers reliable switching of fiber optic AV and control signals for any mission-critical environment. The Fiber Matrix 6400 is fully compatible with the FOX 500 Series of fiber optic digital transmitters and receivers as well as the FOX HD-SDI.

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