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ETC S4 Barrel Storage
 
June 17, 2022   •   12 posts   •   344 views
 
Lighting and Electrics
 
 

Naomi S. Gold said — I am working on reorganizing all of my lighting equipment where I work and am wondering how everyone else prefers to store their ETC S4 barrels that aren't currently in a fixture. ...

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Looking for Theatrical Consultant
 
June 16, 2022   •   10 posts   •   259 views
 
Stage Management and Facility Operations
 
 

Benjamin Fink said — I work for a college in west central Minnesota, and we would like to bring in a consultant to walk through a number of spaces on our campus and help us start planning for upgrades ...

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I-cue issues, maintenance
 
June 17, 2022   •   4 posts   •   141 views
 
Lighting and Electrics
 
 

soundmill3206 said — I've been involved in theatre tech for years (Audio and conventional lighting) but I'm a newbie to DMX in general so I'll be asking questions on things that I'm sure you all take ...

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LED ACL Fixture
 
June 16, 2022   •   4 posts   •   170 views
 
Lighting and Electrics
 
 

LLDeen said — Looking for help on finding a fixture. I found one a year or two ago and never noted the make or model down. It was an ACL type multi-beam led fixture that tilted, similar to the ...

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Always Secure Your Gear
 
June 14, 2022   •   11 posts   •   473 views
 
News
 
 

TimMc said — Social media seemed like a good idea. When you factor in that Facebook was created by Zuck and a couple buddies to manipulate the affections of a particular woman it takes on the ...

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help with linkedin profile
 
June 14, 2022   •   11 posts   •   390 views
 
Education and Career Development
 
 

jonliles said — Your bullet points equate almost to a list of skills I would put in a resume. LinkedIn allows you more freedom to develop a personal narrative. What story are you trying to tell? ...

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Adjustable Grip Hitch
 
June 15, 2022   •   13 posts   •   430 views
 
Scenery, Props, and Rigging
 
 

Ted jones said — Maybe I'm missing something here, but why not tie your banners to to a pipe or conduit? Then hang the pipes from your batten. You only have two points to level each one. And leveling ...

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Help me troubleshoot a DMX issue
 
June 19, 2022   •   22 posts   •   796 views
 
Lighting and Electrics
 
 

JonCarter said — Every source feeding a transmission line has an impedance. Every transmission line has a characteristic impedance. Maximum power is transmitted when the source impedance matches ...

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Chauvet Batten Ovations Random Strobing
 
June 15, 2022   •   7 posts   •   300 views
 
Lighting and Electrics
 
 

RonHebbard said — Similarly, if you have "shop air" available for brad drivers, wide crown nailers & ratchet drivers, it likely includes an auto oiler. You can use a dust blower with ~6 layers of ...

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QUERY: Dante for Intercom
 
June 15, 2022   •   7 posts   •   325 views
 
Sound, Music, and Intercom
 
 

TimMc said — It looks like production of existing chip designs is slowly ramping up. Also, Audinate announced a new design that they think will be much more supply chain resilient. It's not ...

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