Recent content by Robert

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    Flicker Vertigo

    Dragon Ball Z and Pokemon both had TV broadcasts that caused seizures and illness in viewers for strobe effects.
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    Fake snow for snow bag

    http://www.limelightproductions.com/supplies/snow-cradles.html#samplepricing I've used this company for several of their effects. Good advice on not reusing the snow as well.
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    Construction collapse threatens Saenger in NOLA

    News post that shows a video taken a few days earlier where bent support jacks are pointed out. https://www.nola.com/news/article_d82bade0-f032-11e9-aaf6-231f92b121e2.html
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    Control/Dimming Help w/ Spec'ing Power for New Dimmer Installation

    Nope. High School system. Never came close.
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    Control/Dimming Help w/ Spec'ing Power for New Dimmer Installation

    Wasn't there some conversations years back about oversizing feeds to dimmer racks to reduce harmonics on the neutral and ground lines? Is that still in play? I know when I had two full CD 80 racks installed there was only 800amps 3 phase provided for the two. Never had a problem and still...
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    Control/Dimming Help w/ Spec'ing Power for New Dimmer Installation

    When and where does a max load of 80% capacity come into play? I've had some facility electricians bring that up to me when they run disconnects for our pds'. They're telling me we can only use up to 80% of the fuse rating in the disconnect.
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    I have no words.....

    480 volt, I believe.
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    I have no words.....

    If you have to do it wrong, here is a good example.
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    Lighting controller lead times...

    Kind of like MA 3 having to run MA 2 software? Build it first fix it later.
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    Lighting controller lead times...

    Actually no. I got two consoles from them within a week of ordering.
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    Lighting controller lead times...

    I also wonder if it was more successful then anticipated and supply was only set up for a limited initial run. I also have seen with some other manufacturers that orders are pre-orders and manufacturing hasn't really started.
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    Lighting controller lead times...

    Experiencing the same problem. Three consoles delayed from November order and scheduled to arrive in April. We are a local distributor in this region. Price point and features make it hard to walk away from, but damage to the manufacturer's reputation is developing. To be "told off" by...
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    Shure QLX-D Networking

    Shure has had some manufacturing defects on some of their new units. Call tech support if they are recent purchases. We just sent back a rack of 8 for such a repair.
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    208 Wire Color

    Looking at build some L6-20 cables and wondering what, if any, wire colors are required in the US. Discussions in our shop lead to the feeling that 12/3 BWG color would be fine.
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    Connector ID