Fogstorm to Operator Pro

avkid

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I doubt it, the product page clearly states what models are compatible:
Fog Machine trigger button- (compatible with MB-1000, Stallion, Vapor Flow, Fog Storm-1200 & 1700
 

avkid

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If you get a Fog Storm 1200 or 1700HD it has the option of a DMX control unit.
 

avkid

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Yes, and it wont work.
Fog machines need to heat up and maintain a constant temperature.
 

soundlight

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If you're of the electronically minded persuasion, take apart the remote and wire up each switch to a DMX relay. If it's got any variable controls, make them DMX as well. There's plenty of info out on the net about dmx circuits, and you can learn plenty about DMX at http://www.dmx512-online.com/
 

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If I just got a big extension cord for the wired remote that comes with the fog machine, would that work?

Yep, you can also buy DMX relays, meteor makes a pretty decent one for pretty cheap, 80-100 range if I remember correctly. Your best bet would be to make a run to your FOH position.
 

avkid

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If I just got a big extension cord for the wired remote that comes with the fog machine, would that work?
Maybe, it's dependent on the environment(huge amounts of RF) and the cable itself. Long lengths of small gauge wire can make for noticeable voltage loss.
 

VeeDubTDI

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I run 200 feet of extension cord from the booth to the stage for remote control of my wired-remote foggers. Works great!
 

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