Recent content by GregM

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    Servicing and maintenance of movers.

    When it comes to cleaning the optics of movers (dichroic's, lenses, glass gobos) what is everyone's preferred weapon of choice?
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    120k rig. Worth investing in?

    I'm just sick of working with Chinese crap, if I'm being honest. Lol
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    120k rig. Worth investing in?

    Gotcha. Yeah sorry, haven't worked with a scroller in years. They started getting phased out when I got into lighting.
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    120k rig. Worth investing in?

    Correct me if I'm wrong because I've never seen them before, but are the gel strings kind of the same concept as scroller gels? And thank you for that bit of information.
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    120k rig. Worth investing in?

    I should add that if he wants to make this jump he needs to have a budget of around 80-90k. A little cushion never hurts. But on the flip side there are a lot of other lighting system I could build for him with LEDs. I'm just looking at the used rig because it's a good start for more or less...
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    120k rig. Worth investing in?

    http://www.solarisnetwork.com/used/120k-lighting-rig/33078 This is what I was looking at. He has a few lekos for specials and I was considering used movers. Along the lines of Mac 700-2k range or VL 2k-3k range. There's some pretty decent equipment on Solaris network and I'm a sucker for Vari...
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    120k rig. Worth investing in?

    The entire rig, everything included is $65k. I guess it's a 6-1 half dozen to the other type thing. I would shoot for a hybrid between 120k and movers. Like 10 spot movers and either ACL bars or sharpies.
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    120k rig. Worth investing in?

    I'm advising my buddy who owns a small production company on lighting and 120k rigs came up. Are they still relevant? Granted I advised adding movers to the rig as well. But we're talking for 40x40 roof systems or the occasional small to medium sized venue. His lighting inventory is incredibly...