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  1. Nathan Cronic

    Control/Dimming Obsidian Control Systems

    Obsidian Control Systems has appeared out of the blue. Seems to be a fork of Elation Professional. Obsidian's website gives a basic preface to the company and their intentions. A paragraph under the "Shorty About Us" section tells us that the core development team has worked on the known MAXXYZ...
  2. Chase P.

    Control/Dimming Elation Magic 260 crash

    A couple years ago, I had a problem with an Elation Magic 260, and was frustrated by what turned out to be the fix. I thought I'd put the story here so that other poor saps might have a chance of running across it while searching the Google. First, not the console I would have chosen, but it...
  3. M

    Elation Design Spot 250 Pro Tilt Error

    Hi Guys, I am having an issue with 1 of my Elation Design Spot 250 Pro's, It has a tilt error. Below is a video of the fixture powering on doing self checks twice and then it starts to randomly try to tilt. I have changed the PCB with the 2 sensors on (PCB0035A) with another fixture an the...
  4. jnobel

    Moving Light Lamp Buzzing

    Hi all, Would love to get some suggestions on how to fix this problem. My brand new elation platinum hfx that is hanging in my venue has an (also) brand new lamp just put into it. Since installation is has started buzzing loudly while it is lamped on. The sound seems to be coming from the...
  5. Grayson Merchant

    Control/Dimming ELATION DP-DMX-20L TROUBLESHOOTING

    Hello all! I'm currently struggling try to get my Elation dimmer pack where all four dimmers can be used. I don't think there's a problem with any of the dimmers or the 3 pin XLR I'm running from a board into the dimmer pack. I want to be able to control all four channels. I can only do two...
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    Elation Fuze Par Z120 IP color issues

    Hey all, I know that these fixtures are quite new and I can't find any info on them yet so I thought I would post here and see if the CB hive mind could help. I have six Elation Fuze Par Pro z120s that are IP rated for outdoor use, as we are an outdoor theater. They are addressed to 50, 60...
  7. F

    Elation midicon - anyone know where I can get one?

    Hello, I have been looking for an Elation Midicon (the original one, not the pro or v2). Others recommended it to me and it has everything I'd want out of a midi controller. Now the difficult part about all this is, that it's not 2013 anymore and I can't find a Midicon to buy from anywhere, not...
  8. Robert Rivera

    Automated Fixtures Moving Head Tilt Error

    Hello, I have two Elation Platinum Spot 5r moving heads, both with tilt errors. The sensor or pcb board is not broken I have checked before. idk what to do ! The tilt moves when the fixture is doing a reset but doesn't work after that. Is it a software glitch. Or is their a way I can reset the...
  9. Sethakam

    ETC Parameter Control

    hey guys, great to be registered on here. i have looked and looked for an answer and finally had to call ETC. i was looking for a way to control a specific CELL in my Elation Color Chorous 72. i tired breaking it down into addresses, but it would only let me CHECK it and not program it. the...
  10. T

    Automated Fixtures Fixing Errors on Elation DesignSpot 575e

    So I have been going at these fixtures all day in an attempt to solve their problem. I do not want to have them sent out to have two, what I think are, simple errors to address. I have no idea how to tackle them as this would be my first real time opening up some fixtures and trying to...
  11. Fluxion Designs

    Control/Dimming Pulsing Dimmers - This one is a major head scratcher.

    Hello everyone, I've used this board in the past and appreciate all the good expertise here. I've posted in the past, but for some reason my account isn't being recognized at all, so I had to start a new one. Apologies for that. I'm working with a venue who are having what is a fairly common...
  12. kingjames

    Automated Fixtures Elation Platinum LED Spot II - does it use encoders?

    I'm an undergrad mechanical engineering student in a product design class- my team is trying to design a system that would be a plug-in to existing moving head fixtures, and would allow them to automatically track a performer. We bought the Elation Platinum LED Spot II (hasn't arrived yet), and...