Pinouts for a collection of connectors commonly found on stage
Library of tips on fixtures, desks and effects
DMX 512 FAQ
Written by Dan Mills.
Contains a basic description of DMX 512, as well as some dos and don'ts.
A short paper by Doug Fleenor on the need to terminate DMX lines
Conversion tables for decimal to binary:
1-104 105-208 209-312 313-416 417-512
The Great Internet Light Bulb Book, Part I
By Donald Klipstein
An interesting article on the technology behind light "bulbs"
A table relating lantern beam angle and throw distance to final beam diameter
How to prevent keystoning by distorting images prior to projection
Data on various lanterns in use
dimensions, lamp type and wattage, gel frame size
Intelligent fixture channel allocations
Gel conversion tables
conversions between Rosco, Strand, Lee and GAM gel numbers
conversions between US AWG, UK SWG and cross-sectional area notation
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