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Technics SL1210 Mk2

Non Technical
We use 1 make and 1 model of turntable which is the industry standard.

Technical
Long recognized by the World's DJs as the best club-use turntable, the famous SL series is without a rival. The turntable uses an integral roto-platter Direct Drive motor for smooth, non-stop performance and unwavering quartz DD accuracy. This gives DJs the ability to spin records with quick starts, stops, and scratches, for the ultimate mixing experience

This quartz controlled direct drive model offers 33 and 45 RPM speeds, S-shaped tone arm, anti-skate adjustment, pop-up target light, strobe speed indicator and smooth 8% pitch variation with center detent at 0%.

Features
Total quartz locked continuous pitch adjustment up to 8%.
Precision molded aluminum die cast cabinet and heavy rubber base.
Unwavering quartz Direct Drive accuracy: wow and flutter 0,01% WRNMS, rumble -78dB (DIN B).
Very high torque (1.5Kg/cm) for quick start-ups.
Highly sensitive low mass tone-arm with gimbal suspension adjustment.

 

Pioneer CDJ-800 and Gemini CD240

Non Technical
We use 2 makes of CD player, Pioneer and Gemini. The Pioneer's are the most advanced CD Player available and simulate identically the operation of Vinyl. Gemini CD players are great all round DJ CD players.

Technical
The CDJ-800 has legendary Pioneer functions such as Master Tempo and Cue/Loop Memory. Master Tempo locks the pitch of a track even when its speed is changed, allowing DJs to speed up or slow down the beat, without any difference to the vocals and instruments. Cue/Loop Memory allows a DJ to set a cue or loop point and then save it to the deck's internal memory.

Features
When using Vinyl mode the Quick Return feature enables a track to return instantly by pressing the surface of the jog wheel.
The Auto Beat Loop feature uses four timing buttons to instantly create perfect one, two, four or eight beat loops.
The Touch Release Dial allows CDs playing in Vinyl mode to be slowed, stopped and re launched when the jog wheel is touched or released.
Playing out can also be enhanced with the deck's "Wide" Pitch Control.
The Digital Out function ensures digital features are fully available.

Virtual DJ and Stanton Final Scratch

Non Technical
We also use a laptop which gives us a big advantage of a massive music library in a very small space. Additionally with Virtual DJ software we can simulate the operation of vinyl whilst using digital MP3's. Stanton Final Scratch is the ultimate in the evolution of digital MP3's where you can physically play time coded vinyl on a turntable which is linked to the laptop and actually playing a digital MP3.

Technical
VirtualDJ is the hottest MP3 mixing software with breakthrough features like: - beatLock, automatic seamless loop, synchronized sample,scratching, cue points, effects. Also the ability to record, burn, broadcast and play video clips (DVD, DivX, MPEG, Etc) on a projector.

Stanton FinalScratch is the ultimate way to combine MP3 digital technology with the vinyl analog control of the past. FinalScratch software/hardware is connected to turntables or CD player and mixer. you can control and manipulate digital audio files (WAV, MP3, etc.) the same way you always have—using your hands to cue, mix and scratch with the exact response and feel of real vinyl.

Features
Too many to list.

 

Pioneer DJM-600 and Citronic MSX-4

Non Technical
We use 2 makes of mixer, Pioneer and Citronic. The Pioneer is an industry renowned exceptional high quality featured mixer. The Citronic is a great all round mix station which is easy to use and ultra controllable.

Technical
The DJM-600 has many innovative DJ friendly features for artists who are serious about music and serious about mixing.

The MSX-4 mix station has 10 inputs, 6 line, 2 phono and 2 mic.Syncro' beat, 3 band total 'Kill' switches, 3 band eq cut, input gain & 3 band eq per channel, balanced/unbalanced phono outputs + signature crossfade.

Features
DJM-600. Beat effects dial, sound effects on 1/4, 1/2, 1/1, 2/1, 4/1, 8/1 beats, auto BPM, BPM and effect synchronization, beat indicator, auto BPM effects selection, delay, echo, auto pan, auto transformer, auto filter, flanger, reverb, pitch shifter, send/return effects, beat sampler, rec mode, beat sampling, play mode, manual/auto loop play/stretch. Slide sensitive touch faders, 3 different cross fader curves, headphone assign, talk over, rec out, vast -26dB to +12db EQ range.

Sure SM58, Beta 58 and Trantec S3.5 VHF Radio

Non Technical
We use 2 makes of microphone, Sure and Trantec. Sure are the best vocal true reproduction microphones available and used by all professionals. Trantec are exceptional all round microphones with advanced wireless functionality in the most demanding environments.

Technical
The SM58 and Beta58 are unidirectional (cardioid) dynamic vocal microphones designed for professional vocal use. Tailored vocal response for a sound which is a world standard.

The S.3.5 gives superb VHF quality incorporating a four frequency system and the latest PLL Synthesized Tuning Technology.An exception range with a transmitter battery life is in excess of ten hours.

Features
SM58 and Beta58 have a frequency response tailored for vocals, brightened midrange and bass rolloff. Uniform cardioid pickup pattern to stop background noise. Frequency response: 50 to 15000 Hz.

S3.5 has LEDs on the receiver showing Power On, AF Peak level, RF Level and Diversity Channel A or B. Mounted telescopic antennae and variable gain jack plug output + LCD displays to show what frequency.

Crown XTI Series and IMG Stagline STA322

Non Technical
We use 2 makes of amplifiers, Crown and IMG Stageline. The Crown are simply the most powerful and precise amplifiers produced today and IMG Stageline are a powerful all round reliable balanced amplifiers.

Technical
Crown XTI amplifiers are professional tools designed and built for portable PA applications. An LCD screen with DSP speaker presets for crossover frequencies, EQ, limiting, delay, and a subharmonic synthesizer. Short-circuit protection and 2-ohm load capable.

IMG Stageline amplifiers are professional all round reliable feature packed amplifiers, Fully selectable built in active crossover network and multiple input and output connectors for versatility.

Features
Crown XTI feature integrated DSP with LCD that produces accurate, uncolored sound with very low distortion. Advanced protection circuitry for shorted outputs, open circuits, DC, mismatched loads, general overheating, high-frequency overloads and internal faults.

IMG Stageline feature switchable line outputs and Integrated 2-way crossover network 60/90/120/200/280Hz, phase 0°/180°, Groundlift, Protection against short circuit, overheating, and DC voltage LEDs.

Canford Audio and Vandamme

Non Technical
We use 2 makes of cabling, Canford Audio and Vandamme. The Canford Audio cabling is designed solely for the the PA industry and so virtually indestructible. Vandamme cabling is super high quality and reliable which is very highly specified for signal and speakers.

Technical
Canford Audio speaker cables are 2.5mm I/D twin core speaker cables with super tough protective sheaf. 100% pure oxygen free copper cores with guaranteed zero sound loss.

Vandamme audio and signal cables are studio grade manufactured for high quality and high reliability applications

Features
Canford Audio and Vandamme cable is 2.5mm - 6.0mm 2 core copper/gold speaker cable with Neutrik speakon, Neutrik XLR and Neutrik jack connectors.

Pulsar, EVL, MAD and Computer

Non Technical
We use a Pulsar controller for the lighting screens, EVL controller for the MAD lighting scans, MAD 1 controller for the MAD lighting scans & a computer to control all large scale lighting shows.

Technical
Pulsar controllers give full control over bass, mid, alto and treble outputs into lighting screens reflecting the music being played.
EVL and MAD controllers manage all mirrors, all gobo's and all colors for the entire MAD effects range where we can choose where, when and how the mirrors, gobo's and colors operate.
A computer can control via DMX signals every effect we use with pinpoint accuracy thus creating very special and precise lighting shows using a massive amount of lighting effects.

Features
All controllers incorporate built in microphones for sound to light + external input. All controllers operate 512 channel DMX control with memory and simple front end user controls.

 

Comus Lighting and Custom Screens

Non Technical
We use a Comus Lighting screens which are built with fairly lights and have over 200 bulbs in each screen giving a very special effect. We also use Custom designed lighting screens in various colors and various patterns to cover all cables, connectors, etc and completing an impressive frontage.

Technical
Comus Lighting screens are 30"x30" 4 channel light screens with 200x6V lamps. 2x bulgin connection (1x male 1x female) per screen for connecting to a lighting controller. A slim metal chassis with corrugated front perspex fascia.

Custom screens are 60"x40" and run on a 4 channel lighting controller with 20x various color pigmy bulbs in each screen. 1/4 plywood chassis with smooth opal front perspex fascia.

Features

Abstract Lighting Twister 4CE and MAD Lighting MADSCAN

Non Technical
We use Abstract Lighting which are truly the best in the business with ultra vibrant dichroic (colors) and sharp gobo's (shapes). MAD Lighting are now owned by Abstract Lighting and exactly the same super high quality lighting effects which really are the best in the business.

Technical
Abstract Lighting Twister 4CE's and MAD Lighting MADSCAN's use 250W halogen lamps projected through a dichroic color wheel then a gobo wheel through a lens then onto a mirror that moves sound to light or controlled by DMX controllers at very fast speeds with pinpoint accuracy.

Features

The Abstract Lighting Twister 4CE have a combined color/gobo wheel and can work stand alone sound to light or via a DMX512 controller. 2-colour strobing, blackout and strobe effects.

The MAD Lighting MADSCAN's have separate color/gobo wheels and can work stand alone with built in microphone or via a DMX512 controller. 9 colors, 9 gobo's and high speed movement.

Super 1 100mw and Super 1 500mw Scanning Lasers

Non Technical
We use 1 make and 2 models of laser which a Super 1 100mw and Super 1 500mw scanning lasers. The difference between the 2 models are power and the size of venue they are best suited too. Both models accept an input via a PC and so animations, logo's, etc can be easily projected. Also full sound to light control and DMX512 control via a lighting controller or computer software.

Technical
Super 1 scanning lasers project a powerful 100mw or 500mw scan using ultra reliable and super efficient TEC diodes. DMX512, ILDA and sound to light capable and is built on 15K scanning (mirror) heads.

Features
Can produce beam shows, aerial effects and animations and with over 120 beam effects and 128 animations ready preset and stored, a single unit can run independently with it's built in microphone and sensitivity control.

 

IMG Stageline Smoke, Fog, Haze, Bubble and Foam Machines

Non Technical
We use smoke which is a glycerine formulation similar to sugar and water where the smoke mostly lingers and floats around the venue. We also use fog and haze machines where the fog is heavier than smoke and so predominately sinking to around waste height and actually staying where it is normally around the dance floor. Haze is a tiny amount of smoke aimed at the lighting effects to help create a better overall lighting show. Bubble and Foam machines use a fluid similar to bubble fluid in children's toys and so ultra safe. We use various sized machines depending on the venue and the desired customer experience required. Our machines accept various food colorings and flavorings to create a different look, smell and flavor depending on the desired customer experience.

Technical
All smoke, fog, haze, bubble and foam machines are fully DMX512 controllable and have remote controls with varying levels of output.

Features
All smoke, fog, haze, bubble and foam machines use non toxic, FDA approved fluids and so suitable for the entertainment industry without risks.

 

Rushbrooke Stage Company stages and Elegance marques

Non Technical
We use 1 stage which is 15 meters wide by 8 meters in depth and 65% covered from the top and the rear. The stage incorporates weather proof lighting and weather proof plug sockets.
We use a high quality marquee which is 12 meters wide by 60 meters in length. The marquee is weather proof and comes complete with lighting, plug sockets, flooring, silk lining, etc.

Technical
The stage is elevated 1/2 meter off the ground and is built on an all aluminum shell with 2 tonne load bearing capacity.

The marquee is aluminum framed and has special roof 'gutters' and wall panel joints in order to keep out the wind and rain. An internal silk lining with georgian effect windows and single entrance porch to the front. A complete fixed matted floor and lighting + sockets are also pre-installed as standard. Optional extra's of solid wooden floors, fitted carpets, small pane wooden French doors, fire exit walls or window walls are also available.

Features
Too many to list.

 

Illuminar Dance Floors

Non Technical
We use 2 types of Illuminar illuminated dance floors which are either a thin height LED technology or a thicker height lamp technology like saturday night fever. Various sizes available and different color schemes selectable.

Technical
Extra-thin less than 1" (2cms) with frame, heavy-duty dance floor with long life LEDs. Ideal for sound to light use. Life expectancy of LED's are typically in excess of 100.000 hours, One square meter can carry 4 tons of weight. Connects conveniently to Aadvision "Trafo Light Controller". Size per module are 60 x 60 x 2 cm, 3 fields equal about 1 square yard. The thicker less than 3" (6cm) lamp technology dance floor gives a more retro style effect and is less than 3 inches in height.

Features
Red ,orange, yellow ,white, blue ,green colors in multiple lengths and multiple widths. Low 2 hour assemble and can be powered from a standard 240V 10A plug socket. Up to 1536 LED's or 400 lamps available in full sized configurations. Virtually unbreakable and solid under feet feel.