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A.C. Lighting Showcases Leading Theatrical Technologies at ABTT 2008

9th June 2008

A.C. Lighting's stand (149) at the ABTT show will highlight a selection of the many exclusive products and services available from the one-stop entertainment technology supplier's dedicated Lighting, Rigging, Audio and Video sales divisions, and sister Special Projects company.

With a large on-the-shelf inventory of leading brand theatrical products, accessories and consumables, A.C. can provide one-stop specialist advice, supply and delivery on thousands of items at competitive prices.

As the exclusive UK distributor for the Chroma-Q®, Jands and Spotlight brands, A.C.'s lighting area will feature recent additions to each range. The Chroma-Q® LED range includes the new Color Punch compact IP65 fixture, providing super bright results for both indoor and temporary outdoor applications, and Color Split fixture with dual side by side RGBA LED cells for twice the lighting possibilities. The Jands range includes the revolutionary Vista lighting console with graphic based user interface and the FPX/WMX portable/wall mounted, professional touring quality 12x2.4kW channel dimmers. The Spotlight range includes the Cyclorama Domino RGBA LED floodlight with optical system for uniform light distribution, Vedette 12HCC LV followspot with low voltage 1200W 80V, high efficiency halogen lamp, and Beam Light RP1280 large, high efficiency parabolic reflector with 1200W 80V halogen lamp.

A.C.'s recently launched Video division, which was created to provide a complete turnkey solution for lighting companies looking to make their first move into video, will be demonstrating a creative LED system featuring the Chroma-Q® Color Web 125 visual effects display surface, Green Hippo Hippotizer media server, TV One image processing equipment, Robe Digispot 3000 digital moving head projector and Christie video projector.

A.C.'s Rigging division, which is the exclusive UK supplier of the Litec trussing and rigging and Manfrotto lighting support ranges, created the company's show stand using a Litec QX30s truss system. Litec products featured also include the award-winning Litec EXE Lodestar 650C1 - the first entirely BGV-C1 compliant multifunction electric chain hoist designed for use in the entertainment industry, and Litec Cube Hoist special truss section that houses a Lodestar within the truss. Other rigging products include the CM Model F compact Lodestar, 4-way CM Prostar conference kit, Out Board chain hoist motor controllers, Manfrotto Black Magic stand, City Theatrical Track Tamers, PPE equipment from Petzl, and a selection of other accessories.

A.C.'s Audio division will be showing a selection of products from their portfolio of leading brands. Products on display include the Yamaha LS9-16 compact, all-in-one 16 channel digital mixing console with intuitive interface and operation even for inveterate analogue users. The stand will also feature Audio-Technica's new M3 IEM system with proprietary Automatic Frequency Scanning function for automatically selecting and setting the best available frequency (open channel), avoiding interference and intermodulation problems when using multiple IEM channels.