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    Help with Automation

    yes that was my first idea... but i couldn't find a way close it without having ropes visable. the whole thing needs to be an "magically" opened without any visable help.
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    Help with Automation

    Yes there will be a top, but i got that worked out. I have a few electric actuators that are used to lift up a truck taunu cover. I only have to lift the top about 2 feet. Out stage deck is concrete. So i am going to elevate our stage about 1' to get some hardware under it. I can put casters...
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    Help with Automation

    gonna answer out of order a bit... It will open and stay open for the majority of the show, then closes close to the end and opens one last time. Time is not too big of an issue.. if it takes 10 seconds or so the director is ok with that. The back wall of the box will stay where it is an...
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    Help with Automation

    I am working on a show that the director would like a box that is 7'hX7'wX7'd. She wants it to open "magically" I was thinking of using pneumatic actuators or something along that line. does anyone have some websites, books, or ideas of where i can get more information. I need the sides to open...