Recent content by millershswtechcrew

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    Broken channel on my Mixer

    Ok thanks, I take a quick look and see if i can see anything, then I'll contact a local repair company
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    Broken channel on my Mixer

    Hello all, on my Alesis Studio 32 16 channel mixer, channels 11 and 16 are not working at all, i turn all the gains up and fader all the way up and i get no signal ive tried everything from dusting off the mixer with a dust cloth and i tried some different settings with the buttons but they are...
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    Getting a new lighting system for a high school auditorium

    Its a little of both, most of our fixtures are broken, we have a decent amount of dimmers in tact, but they're scattered, so we use up alot of that $ on fixtures, plus renting in an ETC console and we usually end up having to rent in LED's and other more expensive fixtures. So we only really use...
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    Getting a new lighting system for a high school auditorium

    Thanks David! Its interesting that you say that this is from the 80s.... i always thought that this was from the mid 70's but i guess i was wrong LOL! ... i will have to double check with my TD but then again, he could be wrong. I will look into contacting Litetrol about converting the...
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    Getting a new lighting system for a high school auditorium

    I am in New York, the Long Island Area. I believe my school has one of the oldest working systems on the island. And my TD is having a friend of his come in to repair some of our dimmer packs, so at least we'll have a few more dimmers...
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    Getting a new lighting system for a high school auditorium

    Heres the pictures of the board i will try and get a picture of the dimmer packs and patching areas.
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    Getting a new lighting system for a high school auditorium

    I am a high school student, and my schools lighting system in our auditorium is very out of date, and almost non-functioning. It is from 1972!!!!!!!! YES no joke. It is an LMI system with a 30 channel 2 scene board. The fact that we still have a few channels working is a miracle. We have very...
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    Recording system for a school auditorium

    thank you for informing me of these laws. i am most DEFINTLY certain the music dept. has the rights. i am just the student and i dont worry about the legal stuff... i am telling you WE HAVE THE RIGHTS!!! if we didnt then we wouldnt have been selling the recordings for the past 40 years (trust...
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    Recording system for a school auditorium

    dude both high schools and all the middle schools in my district have been doing it for 40 years... mind you that the superintendent always attends our galas and they always see the forms that they are handing out at the concert and we usually bring in a pro every year to record it but we would...
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    Recording system for a school auditorium

    We only sell it to the students who perform in the concerts... We hav been doing it for over 30 years... Does anyone have any mic suggestions cause thats what im really looking for...
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    BOOTH TO BACKSTAGE COMMUNICATION; Intercom

    I would go with a telex system you can usuaally get a good wired one for a decent price point. You can add alot of stations, And you dont really have to worry about interferance.
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    Recording system for a school auditorium

    We would be using the recording system to recird winter concerts galas and other similar events. The music dept would like to be able to sell the recordings of our gala as well as use the recordings of concerts to show the kids in the classroom whatvto improve on... So it definatly needs to be...
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    DMX Lighting Software and Hardware

    i would go with either the martin lighting control software or chauvet show express... they have some pretty good features for the money...and if u have a tight budget u could always go with the elation software...
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    Does it go in Lighting or Sound? A new product that makes you scratch your head!

    Opinions on the Soundcraft Si Performer 3 Digital Mixer w/ DMX hello all. i just discovered this intresting board today: the sound craft si performer 3. not only is it a digital mixer but it also has a dmx interface built in. its basically a sound board combined with a light board. Opinions...